2015 Readers Poll: Baltimore Living

Best Reason to Live in Baltimore

1. The People


2. The Arts Scene

Best Reason to Leave Baltimore

1. The Crime

2. The Mayor

Best Neighborhood

1. Hampden

2. Station North

Best Place to Work

1. At Home

2. Johns Hopkins

Best Local Landmark

1. Domino Sugar Sign

2. Fort McHenry

Best Festival


1. Artscape

2. Hampdenfest

Best Park

1. Patterson Park

2. Druid Hill Park

Best Place to Go Running

1. Lake Montebello

2. Inner Harbor

Best Place to Go Biking

1. Gwynns Falls Trail

2. Lake Montebello

Best Place to Do Yoga

1. Charm City Yoga

2. Baltimore Yoga Village

Best Attraction

1. American Visionary Arts Museum

2. National Aquarium

Best Place to Take Out-of-Town Visitors

1. Fells Point

2. American Visionary Arts Museum

Best Place to Take Kids

1. National Aquarium

2. Maryland Science Center

Best Day Trip from Baltimore

1. Washington, D.C.

2. Annapolis

Best Free Thing to Do in Baltimore

1. Baltimore Museum of Art

2. Walters Art Museum

Best Public Transportation Service

1. Charm City Circulator

2. Light Rail

Best Oriole

1. Manny Machado

2. Adam Jones

Best Raven

1. Joe Flacco

2. Justin Tucker

Best Local Celebrity

1. John Waters

2. Cheap Ass Beer Guy