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A free festival of light, music and innovation.

Neighborhood Lights April 06—08
Festival April 14—21
Labs@LightCity April 18—21

Light City is the nation's only large-scale international light and ideas festival. Immerse yourself in the light and art. Explore the neighborhoods. Challenge your perspectives in the Labs@LightCity. Experience Baltimore's brilliance.


More Love, More Lights! Light City celebrates dozens of Baltimore City neighborhoods in addition to the amazing installations along the BGE Light Art Walk at the Inner Harbor.


Music at Light City invites the world to experience Baltimore’s talented music scene with uniquely curated live concerts and DJ sets each night featuring local, regional and national acts.


Labs@LightCity, Light City’s social innovation programming, generates an ecosystem of ideas and learning during the day.


Through Brilliant Baltimore, businesses, attractions, landmarks, entertainment venues and community groups illuminate their buildings and host neighborhood activities.

Happening At Light City


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