Hottest Spots in Baltimore

Tawanna Browne Smith

By , Travel Expert at Large, Baltimore
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Baltimore has a vibrant nightlife bustling with live performances, bars and pubs, night clubs, lounges, dance halls, comedy shows, and more. If you're interested in a thunder run, where you hop from bar to bar, and you'd rather do it all in a short walking distance, then one of your best bets would be to hit up the Power Plant where you'll find a collection of bars, live music, restaurants, and nightclubs. Fells Point is also a good choice for experiencing several evening activities in a compact area. If the weather is favorable and you're looking for something more laid back, romantic, and all-inclusive, take a cruise around...  Read more »

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    Havana Club

    Local Expert Tip: "Though Havana Club offers an extensive cigar selection, indoor smoking no longer allowed."

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    Eden's Lounge

    Local Expert Tip: "There is no cover charge before 10 pm and "Happy Hour" Fridays last until 9pm where drink specials are 2 for 1."

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    The Owl Bar

    Local Expert Tip: "The Owl Bar offers a $3 "happy hour" on drafts, wines, and rail drinks from 4 to 7pm."

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    The 13th Floor

    Local Expert Tip: "Arrive before 8:30 pm to get in without paying a cover charge. After 8:30, there's a $5 cover and after 10 pm, the charge doubles."

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    Power Plant Live

    Local Expert Tip: "Free outdoor concerts during the summer on the permanent stage right outside Port Discovery, adjacent to the Power Plant Live!"

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    Red Maple

    Local Expert Tip: "If you decide to check out Red Maple for partying and dining, be sure to arrive before 9pm to avoid the $10 cover charge and spend more of your money on food."

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    Local Expert Tip: ""Like" them on Facebook to get on the guest list and possibly avoid the long lines and cover charge. "

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    Cat's Eye Pub

    Local Expert Tip: "For a Kodak moment, across the street you will find the fabricated police exterior used in the hit television show "Homicide: Life in the Streets" which depicted life in Baltimore."

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    Local Expert Tip: "Although it has a Facebook page and Twitter account, the club doesn't keep up with them regularly, therefore it's better to call for more up-to-date information."

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    Local Expert Tip: "Be sure to check the calendar on the website before you go to find out age minimums and cover charge policy for the evening."



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