Friday, February 24, 2012

Fest-of-All is Tomorrow!!!

It’s official… FEST-OF-ALL Gala & Fashion Show is less than one day away!!! Happening tomorrow night at the Baltimore Museum of Industry from 7 to 11pm, this is a night you won’t want to miss. All are welcome and tickets can be purchased on our website here (note: the reduced price of $75 is only available until noon tomorrow, so get you tickets fast!)

Fest of all is a showcase of all the best of Federal Hill. It will feature fine food and drink from local restaurants and bars, including Mother’s Federal Hill Grill, Ryleigh’s Oyster, Matsuri, and more! There will be a full open bar including wine, beer, and mixed drinks. Make sure to try Rowhouse’s dark & stormy, they’re always a favorite.

Of the most anticipated events of the evening is the vibrant and trendy Runway Fashion Show. Models will be showing off the latest attire and accessories from local Federal Hill boutiques. Contributing designers include Brightside Boutique and Art Studio, Lovelace the Showroom, Pandora’s Box, and more!

There will also be an extensive silent auction taking place over the course of the party. Items include (but are definitely not limited to) 1 week in an Ocean City, Maryland condo; a weekend at the luxurious Ritz-Carlton Residences, Inner Harbor; a Diane Von Furstenberg leather handbag, and an NFL football autographed by Raven Torrey Smith! So bring your friends and start bidding.

Again this year, the Real Geniuses are back by popular demand, and will be performing live throughout the evening. Their eclectic set list, and slight 80’s focus, is always a huge hit. This is a night to have fun with friends, so feel free to let loose, sing, and dance.

I can’t wait to see you ALL there.

- Sara Flood, Intern

Monday, February 20, 2012

Check Out the Amazing Auction Items at Fest-Of-All!!!

It’s almost here… the 5th Annual FEST-OF-ALL Gala & Fashion Show, that is. Held at the Baltimore Museum of Industry this Saturday, February 25th Fest-of-All is a party you won’t want to miss. There will be a runway fashion show, featuring clothing and accessories from local boutiques, tons of great food and drink (open bar!) from favorite Federal Hill restaurants and bars, and live music from The Real Geniuses.

I know this already sounds too good to be true, but it gets even better! This year’s silent auction has an extensive selection of items, all to be won at bargain prices.

Some of the items include:

- A week in St. Maarten!

- Long weekend getaway to Delaware Beach

- Football, signed by Raven Torrey Smith!

- Unique pieces of original art (mixed media, photographs, and prints)

- Under Armor goody baskets (men/women clothing, shoes, and sporty accessories)

- Ravens tickets

- Oriole’s Gear

- Gift cards to local hot spots (food and entertainment)

- Items from specialty boutiques of Federal Hill (jewelry, home d├ęcor, clothing)

- AND MORE….

So bring your friends, start bidding, and enjoy the party of the season with Federal Hill. Tickets are selling fast, so get yours here before it's too late!

~Sara Flood, Intern

Friday, February 17, 2012

Come Try Delicious Federal Hill Food at FEST-OF-ALL

It's official, the 5th annual FEST-OF-ALL Gala & Fashion Show is only a week away! This is an event that everyone loves. With the energetic fashion show, extensive silent auction, and great live music how could you not?! But, the thing that keeps people looking forward to the party all year is, by far, the delicious food.

Over 28 fabulous Federal Hill restaurants and bars have contributed to the buffet and full open bar (including wine, beer, and mixed drinks). For appetizers there will be gourmet cheeses, homemade breads with a variety of dips and spreads, soups, and more. Ryleigh’s Oyster orange crush and oyster bar, and Rowhouse’s dark & stormy and appetizer bar are always a huge hit! Main dishes include a variety of pastas, sliders, sandwiches, kabobs, sushi rolls, pad Thai and curry, firecracker shrimp, blackened chicken, and more! Be sure to save room for dessert which will include mini cupcakes, biscotti’s, and chocolate pudding.

Everyone loves the food at Fest-of-All! Don’t miss out on this awesome night, purchase your tickets here.

- Sara Flood, Intern

Monday, February 13, 2012

Bring Your Sweetheart to Federal Hill!

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and we have just the place for you to take your special someone…Federal Hill!

As you and your loved one stroll along the picturesque streets of this historic neighborhood, you will notice tons of great dining options. From elegant, candlelit dinners to a more casual dining experience, Federal Hill has a wide variety of romantic selections to choose from. Click here for a map, outlining all of the local eateries.

If it’s the perfect gift you’re looking for, our eclectic array of local shops and boutiques have a lot to offer. From the traditional jewelry, chocolates, and flowers to the unique local crafts and original art Federal Hill has it all! Show her how much she means to you with a gift certificate to one of our many professional spas or salons, or a new Seda France candle from Zelda Zen (see picture). Or tell him how much you appreciate him with an endearing greeting card. Although I know you had your gift ready weeks ago (right gentlemen?) Federal Hill has an extensive collection of great gift ideas that you should definitely check out.

- Sara Flood, Intern

Friday, February 3, 2012

The Real Geniuses, Performing Live at FEST-OF-ALL!!!

As I’m sure you’ve heard, the 5th Annual FEST-OF-ALL Gala & Fashion Show is coming up Saturday, February 25th at the Baltimore Museum of Industry. And you know what that means… great music and tons of dancing!

The Real Geniuses are back by popular demand, and will be performing live throughout the evening. Their eclectic set list, and slight 80’s focus, is always a huge hit. The Real Geniuses play everything from The Beatles and Tom Petty to Madonna and ABBA, so you’re sure to recognize a few. This is a night to have fun with friends, so feel free to let lose, sing, and dance... I know I will be!

For more information and videos check out The Real Geniuses website, here.

~Sara Flood, Intern

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

FEST-OF-ALL Runway Fashion Show!!!

It’s only the party everyone is talking about… the 5th Annual FEST-OF-ALL Gala & Fashion Show. Held at the classy Baltimore Museum of Industry on Saturday, February 25th, this is a night you won’t want to miss.

Of the most anticipated events of the evening is the vibrant and trendy Runway Fashion Show. Familiar Federal Hill faces, including FOX 45’s on-air meteorologist Emily Gracie, will be modeling the latest attire and accessories from local boutiques. Contributing designers include Brightside Boutique and Art Studio, Lovelace the Showroom, Pandora’s Box, and more!

An Under Armor athletic-wear line will be sported by the popular Federal Hill Fitness trainers Donovan, Reese, and Guy. Stylists from M Salon and Four Seasons Hair Salon will be dazzling-up the models in high fashion hairstyles.

Live music, cutting-edge fashion, beautiful models… what better recipe for an amazing night!?!


Don’t miss the event of the season, purchase tickets here!

~Sara Flood, Intern