Foodie festival fun, drop in art at The Walters is BACK (yay!), and more! Check out our top ten favorite family events in Baltimore this weekend…

Looking for more ideas? Check out all of the local events on our community calendar. If you’re looking for pumpkin patches and fall farm fun, check out our (cool) list of activities!

Fun Family Events in Baltimore This Weekend!

Celebrate Greek Culture at St. Demetrios’ Greek Festival 2021
September 24-26
St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church

Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church of Baltimore, MD presents their 48th Annual Greek Festival from September 24th through September 26th, 2021. Join them in a celebration of Greek culture, music and of course delicious food! FREE on-site parking + FREE admission! MORE

Eat ALL the Things at the Susquehanna Wine & Seafood Festival
September 25 and 26 | All Day
Concord Point Lighthouse

The Inaugural Susquehanna Wine & Seafood Festival is a family-friendly event showcasing the best of Maryland seafood restaurants and food trucks.(There will also be non-seafood fare available.) In addition to delicious culinary offerings, the festival will feature 60+ wines, signature cocktails, and brews. The two-day event will host live music cooking demos by local chefs, wine pairings, mixology demonstrations, unique shopping, a VIP tent and a family zone. MORE

Celebrate Fall at Marshy Point Nature Center! – FREE!
September 25 | 10 AM – 4 PM
Marshy Point Nature Center

Join Marshy Point Nature Center for an all-day, fall celebration! Enjoy games, hay rides, canoe trips, food, and more. Admission and parking are FREE. Event is rain or shine. MORE

Enjoy the Fall Harvest Festival at Steppingstone Farm Museum
September 25 and 26 | 10 AM – 4 PM
Steppingstone Farm Museum

Steppingstone’s signature event! The Museum’s annual Fall Harvest & Craft Festival features pumpkin painting, scarecrow making, hayrides, craft vendors, demonstrations of historical trades, live music, food, kids activities & more! $10/adults.  Members with event passes and children 12 & under are FREE! MORE

Drop In and Make Art at The Walters (It’s BACK!)
Saturdays and Sundays, Beginning September 25 | 11 AM – 1 PM
The Walters Art Museum

The Walters’ free art-making activities return for weekend family fun! Inspired by their collection, you can create your masterpiece at the museum or take a supply kit home. These events are free. No registration is required. MORE

Shop Local at Bits & Bobs Fall Market
September 25 | 12 PM – 4 PM
B.C. Brewery

Shop small & support local businesses when Bits and Bobs pops-up at BC Brewery with over 60 makers, artisans & entrepreneurs. Outdoor, all-are-welcome event. Kid-friendly! MORE

Grab Lunch or Dinner at Baltimore’s Largest Food Truck Festival
September 25 | 12 PM – 11 PM
Timonium Fairgrounds

Maryland’s Largest Food Truck Festival — Trifecta Food Truck & Music Festival — returns! 30+ Tasty Food Trucks, 2 Stages of Awesome Live Music & more! Kids 12 & Under Free. Free Parking! MORE

VIRTUAL | Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with 123 Andrés
September 25 | 2 PM – 2:45 PM
Hosted by Baltimore County Public Library

A family concert with 123 Andrés is a family celebration! Learn about rhythms and instruments from across the Americas, and have fun celebrating the Spanish language and Latin culture with traditional and new songs, silly dances and family challenges. Families use household objects as instruments, practice salsa and bachata, and supply us with ideas for dance moves and characters for songs. Native Spanish-speakers Andrés and Christina get families moving, laughing and jumping. Registration closes one hour before the start of the program. A valid email address is needed at registration to send a Zoom link to the program 30 minutes before scheduled start.​ Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. MORE

Meet Author/Illustrator Joan Waite During Story Time in the Garden
September 25 | 2:30 PM – 3 PM
The Ivy Bookshop

Join The Ivy for a very special Storytime in the Garden, which happens every Saturday at 2:30pm. On September 25, they’ll be featuring a special guest, author/illustrator, Joan Waites! A Colorful Tail: Finding Monet at Giverny tells the story of a young red fox living in Monet’s garden. In A Purr-Fect Painting: Matisse’s Other Great Cat, you will discover the world of Henri Matisse through the eyes of his cat, La Puce. MORE

Learn About Butterflies During Monarch Madness!
September 26 | 10 AM – 11:30 AM
Cromwell Valley Park

 Join a Naturalist to learn about and tag this tropical butterfly that migrates! $3 members /$5 non-members. Registration required. MORE

Go on a Night Hike!
September 26 | 6 PM – 7:30 PM
Anita C. Leight Estuary Center

Kick off the first official weekend of fall with a night hike and a campfire! They’ll provide the toasty treats for you to enjoy while taking in the sights and sounds of the evening. Participants will meet at Pontoon Pier. This program is for all ages, under 13 w/adult. MORE