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.
Walters Art Museum
Saturday, June 16, 2018
11 a.m.–4 p.m.
Timeline of Events:
Opening Ceremony and Ribbon Cutting with “The Band” Marching Unit. Guests include Mayor Catherine Pugh, Maryland First Lady Yumi Hogan, and Baltimore City Councilman Bernard C. “Jack” Young.
Herb Massie and crew participate in a Raku ceramics firing.
Clay Games: Cheer on local artists as they compete in quick, quirky, and playful clay challenges.
Live music from Rufus Roundtree and Da B’More Brass Factory
Live music from The All Mighty Senators
All day, guests can experience: