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Save-the-Date: Artscape Takes Place on July 18-20, 2014

For immediate release: April 10, 2014
 

SAVE THE DATE
AMERICA’S LARGEST FREE ARTS FESTIVAL IS BACK FOR 2014
ARTSCAPE TAKES PLACE ON JULY 18-20

Join the “movement!” Artscape returns for its 33rd year with three days full of the best in visual and performing arts.  The festival features live concerts by nationally known bands and musicians on multiple outdoor stages, a full schedule of dance, opera, theater, street theater and classical and experimental music performances, fine arts and crafts, art exhibitions, art cars, film and children’s activities, in addition to an assortment of food and beverages, located throughout the site.  Artscape takes place Friday, July 18 and Saturday, July 19 from 11am to 9pm and Sunday, July 20 from 11am to 8pm on Mount Royal Avenue and North Charles Street.  The celebration will continue on Friday and Saturday night from 9pm to 11pm during Artscape After Hours along Charles Street from Preston Street to North Avenue.  Full details for the festival will be announced during a press conference on Tuesday, May 27, 2014.  Artscape is presented annually by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and produced by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts.

The ninth annual Janet & Walter Sondheim Artscape Prize awards a $25,000 fellowship to assist in furthering the career of a visual artist or visual artist collaborators living and working in the Greater Baltimore region.  The jurors for the competition include Claire Gilman, Sarah Oppenheimer and Olivia Shao.  The Sondheim Artscape Prize finalists’ exhibition takes place Saturday, June 21 through Sunday, August 17, 2014 at the Walters Art Museum, located at located at 600 N. Charles Street.  The award announcement and reception takes place at the Walters on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 7pm.  The prize is held in conjunction with the annual Artscape juried exhibition.

For more information on Artscape, visit www.artscape.org or call 410-752-8632.

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Sound Off Live! April 10 & 11, 2014

For immediate release: April 3, 2014

SOUND OFF LIVE! ON APRIL 10 & 11, 2014
BANDS COMPETE TO PERFORM AT ARTSCAP

Artscape returns in July for its 33rd year, but the excitement starts now!  Sound Off Live! showcases local bands as they compete for the chance to perform at America’s largest free arts festival.  Music lovers can support their favorite bands or discover new ones during this free two-night event.  The competition takes place on Thursday, April 10 and Friday, April 11 from 5pm to 10:15pm at Metro Gallery, located at 1700 North Charles Street.  Sound Off Live! is a program component of Artscape.  The 2014 festival takes place July 18-20 on Mount Royal Avenue and North Charles Street.  Artscape is produced by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts.

Bands will perform in front of a live audience and panel of judges.  The winners of the competition are determined by the judges.  Winners will be announced at the Artscape press conference on Tuesday, May 27, along with their performance time at the festival.

SOUND OFF LIVE! SCHEDULE

Thursday, April 10, 2014
Christen B. Pop Folk 5:00pm
Blizz Hip Hop 5:25pm
Aethellis Prog Rock 5:50pm
MC Booze Soul 6:15pm
Andrea Pais Pop 6:40pm
By & By Blue Grass 7:05pm
Muddy Crows Americana 7:30pm
Rufus Roundtree & Da B’More Brass Factory Brass 7:55pm
Gillateen Hip Hop 8:20pm
The Connor Brendan Band Folk/Indie 8:45pm
May Weather Ska/Reggae/Rock 9:10pm
B-Side Shuffle Rock 9:35pm
Migration of The Herd Alt Rock 10:00pm
 
Friday, April 11, 2014
Chris Monaghan Pop 5:00pm
Lotus Song & The Black Light Asylum Gospel Funk 5:25pm
Rat Boiler Punk 5:50pm
Voodoo Pharmacology Rock Folk 6:15pm
Playground Ettiquette Alternative 6:40pm
Caviart Hip Hop 7:05pm
Super City Alternative 7:30pm
Evokatones Reggae/ska 7:55pm
The Usual Suspects Rock 8:20pm
Ellis Rap 8:45pm
Eureka Birds Alt Rock 9:10pm
Skydivers New Wave 9:35pm
Honest Haloway Electronic 10:00pm

For more information on Sound Off Live!, call 410-752-8632 or visit www.artscape.org.

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Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar reopens for 2014

For immediate release: March 17, 1014
 

BALTIMORE FARMERS’ MARKET & BAZAAR REOPENS FOR 2014
on SUNDAY, APRIL 6 AT 7AM

Maryland’s largest producers-only market is back!  The 37th annual Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar reopens on Sunday, April 6, 2014 from 7am to sell out, approximately noon.  Opening day at the market offers shoppers a selection of fresh foods and plants from regional farmers, cooking demonstrations, advice from expert gardeners, live music, handmade craft and unique collectibles.  Located on Saratoga Street between Holliday and Gay streets, underneath the Jones Falls Expressway (JFX), the Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar is presented by Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake and managed by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts.  The season continues through Sunday, December 21, 2014.Baltimore Farmers Market and Bazaar

New for 2014, qualified farmers and food vendors, with support from the Maryland Farmers’ Market Association, will be able to accept Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), credit and debit payments directly.  The Welcome Center, located near the Saratoga Street entrance, will continue to assist with questions on programs, the market and services.  New additions to the market selection include rabbit from the Hen’s Nest and duck from KCC Natural Farms.

On opening day, official chef of the market Charlotte Galley presents cooking demonstrations with locally grown, fresh ingredients starting at 9am.  Demos will be held near the Saratoga Street entrance and market-goers are invited to pick up helpful cooking tips, recipes and delicious samples.  Shoppers can also enjoy the sounds of the Baltimore Islanders Steel Band throughout the morning.  Just in time for gardening season, experts with the Baltimore City Master Gardeners of the University of Maryland Extension share advice on starting and improving gardens.  In addition, TreeBaltimore of the Baltimore City Recreation and Parks offers residents free trees for their homes and businesses through the Free Tree Giveaway program.

Sundays at the market create a unique one stop shop.  Visitors can browse and purchase a wide variety of produce, meats, dairy, eggs, nuts, preserves, spices, fresh baked breads, plants and flowers.  A diverse mix of food vendors offer flavorsome meals including burritos, smoothies, crepes, doughnuts, dumplings, falafel wraps, smoked fish and fowl, fritters, granola, fresh made kettle corn, pastries, pit beef sandwiches, pizza, quiches, salads, sausages, soups, tortillas, turkey and lamb burgers and vegan desserts.  The bazaar features original artwork, handmade furniture and housewares, unique yard and garden furnishings, vintage clothing and one-of-a-kind accessories, bath and body care products, and books of various genres.

For a list of participating vendors for the 2014 Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar, visit www.promotionandarts.org.  Note: All of the listed farmers, concessionaires and items are not available on opening day, but should be on site by the end of June.

For more information on the Baltimore Farmers’ Market & Bazaar, visit www.promotionandarts.org or call 410-752-8632.

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