Mission Statement

Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts seeks to make Baltimore a more vibrant and creative city by: Producing high-quality special events, festivals and arts programming that stimulate communities economically, artistically and culturally. Inspiring and promoting literary, performing and visual arts, and artists. Celebrating Baltimore's rich, diverse heritage while enhancing the quality of life and sense of community for all residents. Forging partnerships that make Baltimore a premiere visitor destination. Managing cultural and historic attractions. Generating positive local, national and international publicity about Baltimore.