Light City

Light City  showcases Baltimore's energy. The festival of arts, music, and culture is a beacon for Baltimore's unique gift for innovation and social consciousness.



People dancing on lighted pads
"The Pool" at Light City
Photo By: Jen Lewin
Light City Baltimore
“Voyage” by Aether & Hemera
Photo By: Philip Vile
Baltimore's Inner Harbor
Photo By: Baltimore Office of Promotion and Arts (BOPA)

A Festival of Light, Music and Innovation
November 1-10, 2019

Envisioned as an enduring beacon of Baltimore’s vibrant spirit, Light City invites you to celebrate a new tradition of innovation. Light City is fully accessible, free and open to all.

Light City teams up with the Baltimore Book Festival to create a one-of-a-kind international event on Baltimore’s waterfront Friday, November 1 through Sunday, November 10, 2019. Light City’s BGE Light Art Walk transforms the Inner Harbor’s brick-lined promenade to an interactive playground with awe-inspiring light art installations, performances, concerts, a fun-filled family zone and special moments including an opening night parade and a closing night fireworks finale. The festival’s food and beverage offerings are proudly 100% local, reflecting Baltimore’s fabulous cusine. 

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