About Artscape

Let''s Build a Big Campfire!

Simply put, Artscape is more art than you can handle!

  • Artists’ Market featuring 150+ vendors and craftspeople
  • Live concerts on three outdoor stages
  • Outdoor sculpture and art installations
  • Visual art exhibits
  • Performing arts including dance, street theater, jazz, opera and classical music
  • Family-friendly events and entertainment 
  • Film, experimental music and a comedy club
  • Local food and beer; variety of beverages

The Details

What: Artscape, America’s largest FREE arts festival

When: Friday, July 20 – Sunday, July 22, 2018

Where: Mount Royal Avenue & Cathedral Street, Charles Street, Bolton Hill, and Station North Arts & Entertainment District neighborhoods

Time: 11am-9pm on Friday and Saturday, and 11am-7pm on Sunday (Artscape After Hours takes place Friday and Saturday from 9-11pm)

Admission: FREE!

How: Artscape is produced by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts, on behalf of Baltimore Festival of the Arts, Inc.

Artscape is held outdoors in tents, and inside the neighborhood's premier exhibition spaces and performing arts venues. The festival is 100% free and accessible, and takes place rain or shine. 

New for 2018 – Artscape is proud to shine a light on the creative and artistic talent of Baltimore’s youth, with plans to showcase youth-focused programming (in both the visual and performing arts) on Artscape’s opening day – Friday, July 20, 2018.day. For more information, email Artscape.

Questions? Email the Artscape staff before, during or after the festival.

Click here to view the Artscape Overview.

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