In celebration of the opening of 1 West Mount Vernon Place, the Walters is hosting a free block party featuring an opening ceremony and an array of special programs. Visitors of all ages are invited to tour the transformed space and enjoy art demonstrations and a variety of performances. The opening ceremony takes place at 11:30 a.m.
Opening Ceremony and Ribbon Cutting with “The Band” Marching Unit
Ceramicist Herb Massie and crew raku firing ceramics
Clay Games: Cheer on local ceramicists 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 fun
Vendors & Partner Booths
Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) Ceramicists
Maryland Historical Society
Enoch Pratt Free Library
The Community College of Baltimore County
To enhance your experience of 1 West, the Walters created a free, digital app that provides information on the house, the people associated with it, and the objects on display on the first floor.
Forget your phone? Checkout devices are available at the Security Desk on the Lower Level of 1 West Mount Vernon Place.
June 16, 2018
11 a.m.–4 p.m.