Along the top of a back wall in Cafe Hon runs a strip of artwork referencing iconic images of Baltimore, from Natty Boh beer and the Orioles to Fort McHenry, Edgar Allan Poe, a raven and Domino's Sugar.
Lower down on the wall is a message about another icon.
"Countdown to HonFest," it says.
It's that time again. The 21st annual HonFest, an ode to the working women or "honeys" of Baltimore, will take over West 36th Street, The Avenue, on Saturday and Sunday, June 13-14. The festival will feature high-haired hons, feather boas, Best Hon and Little Miss Hon contests, a Best Mustache contest, a new oyster shucking contest, and lots of crafts, food and...