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Combining city's light and book festivals not such a bright idea

Combining city's light and book festivals not such a bright idea

I have to wonder if the Baltimore Office of Promotion and the Arts really thought through their decision to combine two successful festivals and move them to early November ("Light City, book festival moving to November in '19," Nov. 2). First, these festivals are great successes in their own right. Currently, with each having separate dates (Light City in March and the book festival in late September) tens of thousands come to Baltimore to enjoy two totally different experiences. They are coming twice, not once, to take in all that the city has to...

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