Tag Archive for: Baltimore

The Preakness Stakes Take Center Stage

17 May
May 17, 2012 On Saturday afternoon, May 19th, the eyes of the sporting world will be on Baltimore, Maryland, where, at Pimlico Race Course, the Preakness Stakes will be run. The Preakness Stakes is the second leg of the Triple Crown, horse racing’s most prominent series of tracks. The three-leg event begins with the Kentucky Derby, which was held two weeks ago in Louisville, Kentucky. That is followed by the Preakness, and the stretch closes with the Belmont Stakes in Long Island. Read more [...]

Ring in 2012 with a Local New Year's Eve

29 Dec
December 29, 2011 Many people insist the best way to spend New Year’s Eve is to go to Times Square in New York City. But why leave Washington, D.C. when there's plenty to do here! In the greater Washington, D.C. area, there are many unique ways—different from what you may be used to—to ring in 2012. Read more [...]

Smithsonian's Museum Day Takes The Fees Away

22 Sep
September 22, 2011 School has been in session for almost a month and with that, opportunities for parents and kids to participate educational activities has dwindled. Saturday presents the best chance for not just families, but everyone, to experience the wonderful museums Washington, D.C. and the surround areas have to offer. Read more [...]

The National Aquarium in Baltimore: Every Ocean Under One Roof

28 Apr
April 28, 2011 As sister cities, Washington DC and Baltimore, MD have a healthy rivalry. The two towns, just 40 miles apart, argue about football teams, baseball stadiums and harbor areas. There is one aspect, though, where Baltimore undoubtedly surpasses DC and every other city in the nation: The National Aquarium. Read more [...]