A swimmable, fishable harbor: Or, HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA – Part 2

And so it was after Earth Day 2010 that the Waterfront Partnership unveiled its, shall we say, ambitious goal to make Baltimore’s Inner Harbor two of two seemingly impossible things: Swimmable, and Fishable. Not only swimmable and fishable, but swimmable and fishable in ten years. The initially touted details involved spreading awareness of the perils […]

Review: Phillip’s Seafood

Over the holiday weekend, fellow blogger/advicer SpaceManAndy and I decided to try out the new Philips Seafood location in the Inner Harbor area, who famously moved into the old vacant ESPN Zone space and reopened in the past few weeks. What follows are our observations on the “new” Philips. Enjoy! Evan: So like, Philips. I was […]

Local DJ wears awesome shirt with baseball legend

Legendary Orioles manager (the) Earl Weaver was in town last week to participate in some sort of sports-related discussion thing at the Sports Legend Museum (naturally), where he more than likely cursed a lot and gave everyone their what-fors, a time which one could only imagine as really really fun – and then I saw […]

Baltimore Beer Week 2011 opening tap celebration – get yer tickets now

Baltimore’s undeniably biggest celebration of craft beer of the non-Belgian variety – Baltimore Beer Week – starts at the beginning of October, with the always enjoyable Opening Tap Celebration (OTC) on October 6th at Ram’s Head Live (tickets here). In its 3rd year, Baltimore Beer Week and its OTC has seemingly skyrocketed in popularity year […]

The National Aquarium’s 30th anniversary – celebration suggestions

As you may or may not have heard, the National Aquarium in Baltimore will be celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. The plucky young upstart in the world of National Aquariums has prolifically expanded from a single building with a rainforest on top and a walrus tank on the side to three buildings, a dolphin […]

Liquor Board reverses Tiki Barge Suspension

Directly from their Facebook page: GREAT NEWS!!THE LIQUOR BOARD HAS RECONSIDERED ITS DECISION REGARDING CLOSING THE TIKI BARGE IN JULY. AS A RESULT OF THIS RECONSIDERATION, THE TIKI BARGE WILL NOT BE CLOSED AND WILL BE OPEN ALL SEASON. SO COME ON DOWN AND CELEBRATE WITH US..WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING ALL OF OUR FRIENDS […]