Walters Art Museum Block Party

When:
June 16, 2018 @ 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
2018-06-16T11:00:00-04:00
2018-06-16T16:00:00-04:00
Where:
Walters Art Museum
600 N Charles St
Baltimore, MD 21201
USA
Cost:
Free

Join the Walters Art Museum for the opening celebration of 1 West Mount Vernon Place (known as Hackerman House). On Saturday, June 16, the Walters is hosting a free block party in the heart of Mount Vernon. Visitors of all ages are invited to tour the transformed space, which features art by Baltimore legend and community artist Herb Massie, in collaboration with Jubilee Arts, as well as works by contemporary ceramicist Roberto Lugo. Enjoy live music from Rufus Roundtree and Da B’More Brass Factory, the All Mighty Senators, art activities and demos, food trucks, art vendors, and more.

 

WHERE:

Walters Art Museum

600 North Charles Street

Baltimore, MD 21201

 

WHEN:

Saturday, June 16, 2018

11 a.m.–4 p.m.

 

COST: 

FREE

 

Timeline of Events:

11:30 a.m.–noon
Opening Ceremony and Ribbon Cutting with “The Band” Marching Unit. Guests include Mayor Catherine PughMaryland First Lady Yumi Hogan, and Baltimore City Councilman Bernard C. “Jack” Young.

Noon–1 p.m.
Roberto Lugo throws clay on a wheel as DJ James Nasty spins records.

Noon­­–1 p.m.
Herb Massie and crew participate in a Raku ceramics firing.

1:30–3:30 p.m.
Clay Games: Cheer on local artists as they compete in quick, quirky, and playful clay challenges.

1–1:45 p.m.
Live music from Rufus Roundtree and Da B’More Brass Factory

2:30–3:30 p.m.
Live music from The All Mighty Senators

All day, guests can experience:

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