Set a course for Fell’s Point to join the festivities of the 13th annual Privateer Festival.  The weekend of April 1st & 2nd, 2017 will host a a full scale land invasion of living history, music, dance, kid’s activities, arts, crafts, food and libations.

Free live entertainment by:
The Brigands
- Performing Sea Shanties and tunes, from the Golden Age of Piracy and beyond.
    Valhalla's Pirates - Historical and theatrical live combat entertainment celebrating the Golden Age of Piracy.
  Pirates for Sail - Specialize in Shanties and Songs of the Sea

Stroll the Craft Market and stop off for some grog and grub!

- Craft Vendors including handmade jewelry, clothing, wood and leather items, children's books and toys, arts and crafts, edible gifts, and nautical/ piratical gifts including flags and chests.  
- Food Vendors including Maryland Crab Cakes, Pit Beef, Turkey Legs, Hamburgers, Italian Ice, Seafood Pitas, Cheese Steaks, Funnel Cakes, Corn Dogs, Tacos, Drinks and other tasty items.  
- Grog Garden featuring Heavy Seas Drafts 

Children's fun on Ann Street Pier

Free 'The Real Mermaids' Shows on both days

Free Pirate Crafts and Bounce House all day Saturday and Sunday.
- FREE Punch & Judy Shows 



For more information, media, sponsorship, vendor and volunteer opportunities, please email

Privateer Festival is a NO WEAPONS EVENT.  No weapons, theatrical or real, will be allowed.  
Please do not bring any weapons to this event as Baltimore City Police will be enforcing the city's strict weapons laws.




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