Rockin’ Around Federal Hill – 1111 Light Street

Rockin’ Around Federal Hill

Photo by Midnight Sun Brewing Company


The holidays, while wonderful, can be  exhausting. Luckily, Baltimore is a hub for live music. Come recharge at any of these venues, and discover your new favorite artists. The best part? They’re all a quick ride from Federal Hill.

The 8X10
10 E Cross Street

This cozy venue is the perfect place to sit back and enjoy the show for bands and fans alike. They have shows almost every night, and if you get there within an hour after doors open you can take advantage of happy hour specials at the bar.

Featured this week:
A Very Jerry Christmas with Chris Jacobs and Friends (Dec 22, 23)
Baltimore School of Rock Alumni Show (Dec 27)
An Evening with 3 Fifths (Dec 28)
James Brown Dance Party with The Fritz (Dec 29)
Tribute to Tom Petty (Dec 30th)

Baltimore Soundstage
124 Market Place

Food, drinks, and music – what more could you want? They’re trying out Baltimore’s first fully-seated table format, but their standing shows are pretty great too.

If you’re driving, park in the garage across the street for a flat rate with parking validation from the box office or door staff.

Featured this week:
A Groovy Christmas with Plevyak & Blake Ruby (Dec 22)
“Dance for Peace” Christmas Party (Dec 23)
The John Kadelik Band (Dec 28)
Airbud & No Capes (Dec 29)
Say Goodnight Seventeen, 10+ bands (Dec 30)

The Brewers Cask
1236 Light Street

Federal Hill’s favorite craft beer bar features music, trivia, and happy hours. Get half-priced burgers on Tuesday, get in on Greg’s Shitty Trivia on Wednesday, and check out live music every Thursday through Saturday.

Featured this week:
Greg’s Shitty Trivia (Wed)
Open Mic Night w/ Mark Mikina (Thu)
Live music by Anthony Frijia (Fri)
Live music by Mark Mikina (Sat)

Don’t Know Tavern
1453 Light Street

Don’t Know Tavern certainly knows how to put on a good show. With great food, drinks, and games, you’ll have fun here any night of the week. Check out live music every Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday. For the early risers, they have Saturday and Sunday morning brunch.

Ram’s Head Live!
20 Market Place

This favored Baltimore venue offers two bars, standing room, and a balcony to enjoy their shows. Get there early and check out the Rock Star Bar—open two hours prior to doorsfor pre-show specials. The venue is surrounded by cool food and drink spots, and it’s just a quick ride back to Federal Hill

Featured this week:
KIX-mas (Dec 23rd)
Thursday (Dec 27)
Lotus (Dec 29)
Turkuaz (Dec 31)



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