Live music, palette pleasing fare & craft beers, fall fashion, children’s activities, pet grooming demos & more!
Baltimore, Maryland–A beer garden, a fashion show, one-of-a-kind finds and performing bands all day long are among the highlights of one of Baltimore’s favourite events: The Annual Mt Washington Village Fall Block Party, scheduled this year for Sunday, October 16, 2016, from 12:00p.m. to 6:00 p.m. with a rain date of Sunday, October 23, 2016. A portion of the proceeds from the day’s event sponsored by the Mt. Washington Village Association (www.mountwashingtonvillage.com) will benefit The Mt. Washington School. “There’s something for everyone,” says Betsy Gardner, Festival Coordinator. “This years’ festival will feature a family favourite: the children’s area, coordinated by the Mount Washington School PTO and Mt. Washington Pediatric Hospital, with games, face painting, and vendors. Pet owners and their pets are invited to stop by Mt. Washington Vet for give-aways and much, much more.” The Painted Palette will be selling handmade canvasses for $10.00 each with 50% of the proceeds being donated to breast cancer research. The entire street of Sulgrave Avenue will be turned into “Restaurant Row” showcasing unique “Specials” by Chiyo Sushi, http://chiyosushi.com/ traditional Japanese Cuisine. Ethel’s Creole Kitchen, (http://www.ethelscreolekitchen.com/)-will feature their famous Smoked Chicken Jambalaya and Smoked Beef Ribs available; and Crepe Du Jour- (http://www.crepedujour.com) French Bistro, and Desert Cafe Mediterranean Food. The Nickel Tap-House will be serving items hot off the grill, and The Mt. Washington Tavern (http://mtwashingtontavern.com/) menu specials include oysters on the half shell, BBQ Brisket sliders, Bloody Mary’s, Mulled Cider, and a variety of “Oktoberfest” beers to celebrate the season.” The fashion show – returning with affordable fall fresh looks – will be hosted by village shop La Chic Boutique (http://www.lachicboutiquemd.com). All garments and accessories shown will be available for purchase. DK Salon (http://www.dksalon.us) is providing hair and make-up for the models. Fox 45’s Chief Meteorologist, Vytas Reid will host the fashion show again this year. Five bands, each offering a distinctive genre of music, will perform live throughout the day as follows: 12:00-12:10 p.m. OPENING/WELCOME Greg Armstrong, President, Mt. Washington Village Merchants Association 12:10-12:45 p.m. Première Saxophonist ,“Isaac Parham”, at 1:00-1:45p.m. Sub Radio Pop/Rock/Acoustic/Funk/Funk 2:00-2:45p.m. The Pocket BandReggae/Rock/ Alternative/Funk/Blues 3:00-4:00 p.m. Fashion Show hosted by Fox 45’s Chief Meteorologist, Vytas Reid 4:15-5:00 p.m. Swiggin Swamies (R&B/Soul/Rock-N-Roll/Contemporary Pop, Jazz/Latin/Worlds Rhythms 5:15-6:00 p.m. The Hounds Classic Rock, Roots, Blues, American, Rhythm & Groove In case you have a question, would like to be a sponsor or participate as a vendor, contact Ms. Gardner at 443-600-6803, or firstname.lastname@example.org . Vendors please e-mail ZoeatMt.WashingtonFestival@gmail.com . The vending fee is $125.00 and a 10’x 10’ space will be provided