Five things 2 do this weekend: 2/21-2/23

five things 2 do this weekend
Posted at 9:42 PM, Feb 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-20 21:42:53-05

As you head into your weekend here's a look at five things to do around the region!

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National Margarita Day!

This event is going on statewide and there's a ton of restaurants participating! You can get great deals on margarita's and Mexican food as well as giveaways and live music at some of the restaurants!

Participating restaurants include: Nacho Mama's, Mezcal, Black Eyed Suzie's and La Calle!

For more information on deals, click here!

Baltimore Mardi Gras Festival:

They're bringing the French Quarter to Baltimore with this one!

This is Baltimore's biggest annual Mardi Gras party and it will feature live performances, a shopping cart float parade and a King Cake eating contest!

It takes place at 9 p.m. at Power Plant Live! You can click here for more information.

Bobby McKey's Kids' Day:

This is an all ages event taking place at the National Harbor! There will be two hours of all request live music and a lunch buffet with unlimited fountain drinks!

It's a great way to inspire the young ones to play an instrument!

This takes place from Noon to 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $22 and can be found here.

IKEA After Dark Festival:

IKEA Baltimore will be hosting an After Dark Sleep Festival on Saturday from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m.!

There will be workshops, Swedish food to sample and breakfast for dinner at the IKEA restaurant. Attendees can also get a picture in the selfie bed!

This event is free! For more information, click here.

All Weekend:

Baltimore Convention Center's American Craft Show:

This annual weekend-long event will feature a lineup of more than 600 vendors from across North America!

You can shop for everything from jewelry and clothing to furniture and home goods. Tickets range from $14 to $50.

  • Friday, February 21: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, February 22: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Sunday, February 23: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

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