Hollins Market

Best Festival: Sowebo Arts and Music Festival Baltimore summers are peppered with festivals, and this year our favorite is Sowebo Fest. Held on the streets around Hollins Market, the festival hosts a wide range of musicians on four different stages along with all the festival food and fare you could want. It’s Baltimore’s hello to summer with its sno-balls, funnel cakes, dancing in the street, and reminder that this city’s artists make some seriously good art. And it is a chance for Baltimoreans of all sorts to check out the happenings west of MLK, a reminder that neighborhoods are thriving over here in spite of the city’s disinvestment from West Baltimore more generally. And though...