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Baltimore Seafood Fest unchanged by impending weather

Posted: 12:20 PM, Sep 13, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-13 16:20:09Z

Despite the strong threat of wet, windy weather, the 5th Annual Baltimore Seafood Fes t will go on as scheduled Saturday.

The event celebrating a leading segment of Maryland's culinary economy will take place from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Canton Waterfront Park.

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"There may be some showers so we recommend bringing an umbrella, wearing proper footwear, and bringing lawn chairs," read a message from Beth Laverick, the Owner of b Scene Events, the company organizing the festival. 

The festival showcases more than 40 local restaurants and food trucks, local vendors selling goods, drinks purveyors, cooking demonstrations, live music, and a kid fun zone, all in a waterfront setting, the event's Facebook page says.

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While seafood is the star of the show, "BBQ, kid friendly far, and vegetarian items," will also be available, the Facebook post said. 

Tickets are still available , but they are nonrefundable.