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This Weekend in Baltimore: Defenders Day & HampdenFest

By September 12, 2013

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HampdenFest Flyer 2013

This weekend, Baltimore will celebrate something old and something new with Defenders Day and HampdenFest. Here are the details on those events, plus a few more.

Defenders Day (Friday, September 14 through Sunday, September 15): Baltimore's oldest holiday that commemorates the bombardment of Fort McHenry and the writing of "The Star-Spangled Banner." Expect reenactments, parades, fireworks, military bands, children's programming, and more. Details...

HampdenFest (Saturday, September 14): an annual street festival in the Hampden neighborhood that features live music and performances, as well as a Toilet Bowl Race and the Great Baltimore Mac Off. Details...

The Shindig (Saturday, September 14): Formerly known as Charm City Music Festival, this music festival is headlined by Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, the Dropkick Murphys, Gaslight Anthem, Clutch, and more. Details...

Ravens vs. Browns (Sunday, September 15): The Baltimore Ravens face off against the Cleveland Browns this Sunday at 1 p.m. at M&T Bank Stadium.

Upcoming This Week: High Zero Festival (Monday, September 16 through Sunday, September 22) and the Baltimore Hockey Classic (Tuesday, September 17). Details...

Image courtesy HampdenFest.

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March 10, 2014 at 4:15 pm
(1) Valeria says:

Jul06The Chop Oops. Thanks for pointing that out.I coudln’t find a big version of this year’s flyer, so I’ve edited it to reflect the correct date and admission price for this year.

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