Light City Baltimore

  • B&O American Brasserie bartender wins Light City Baltimore cocktail competition again

    B&O American Brasserie bartender wins Light City Baltimore cocktail competition again

    Eric Fooy went back-to-back. On Monday night, the B&O American Brasserie bartender won Light City Baltimore's Cocktail Competition for the second year in a row. This year's winner, which required the use of festival's "official spirit," Sagamore Spirit Straight Rye Whiskey, was the Golden Hour....

  • Artists picked for Light City 2017's Neighborhood Lights celebration

    Artists picked for Light City 2017's Neighborhood Lights celebration

    The artists who will design installations for the 2017 Neighborhood Lights celebration, designed to spread the energy of spring's Light City festival throughout the city, were announced Wednesday by the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts. Eight are scheduled -- an increase from this year's...

  • Couple with Light City idea responds to Baltimore lawsuit

    Couple with Light City idea responds to Baltimore lawsuit

    The couple that came up with the idea for the Light City festival has asked a federal judge to bar the city from using trademarks associated with the event. Brooke and Justin Allen, in a countersuit in response to a lawsuit filed by the city last month, say the Baltimore Office of Promotion & the...

  • Light City Baltimore announces key speakers for 2017 festival

    Light City Baltimore announces key speakers for 2017 festival

    Despite the legal troubles that have threatened to dim the luster of Light City Baltimore, organizers are amping up the wattage for next year's weeklong celebration of innovation and the visual arts.  On Friday, the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts announced an expanded presence for conference...

  • Lawsuit casts shadow on Light City

    Lawsuit casts shadow on Light City

    Organizers of next year's Light City festival are forging ahead, despite the shadow cast by a dispute between the city and the duo that developed the idea over who owns the name, logo and other parts of the event, which was designed to showcase the bright side of Baltimore. The federal lawsuit...

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