Family Fun Fridays

Join the fun at the Inner Harbor all day every Friday at Family Fun Fridays, May 4 through September 14.

Featuring discounts at world-class attractions, free entertainment, kid-friendly dining options and more!

Free Entertainment

Summer Social Concert Series: Fun for the whole family! Features live music, food trucks, kids games & activities. Summer Socials are on May 11, June 8, July 13, August 10, September 14.

The Walter Sondheim Fountain at West Shore Park: let your kids play, splash, and and delight in the interactive water fountain. Open from 10am – 10pm

Pure Play Every (Fri)Day: Little hands love little things. Let your kids’ imagination soar with loose parts play, featuring sand and water tables, bubbles, art, building toys, imagination playground, and more! FREE Facilitated play happens every Friday from 11am – 2pm at West Shore Park, next to the Walter Sondheim Fountain (May 25 – August 17) Click to Download PDF flier

Pierce’s Park: Inspired Play for everyone. Located on Pier 5, Pierce’s Park features original sculptures, a musical fence, living willow tunnel, and the famous horn sculpture.

Friday Night Stargazing at Maryland Science Center: See the Moon, planets, and stars through a computer controlled Alvan Clark & Sons 8″ refracting telescope. The Observatory is open to the public for stargazing every Friday night, weather permitting. Friday admission to the Observatory is free (does not include access to the Museum). Phone 410-545-2999 after 5:00 PM on Fridays to find out if the Observatory will be open that night.

World Class Attractions

The National Aquarium: Get access to the aquarium’s award-winning exhibits for half the price of general admission during Half-Price Friday Nights, brought to you by M&T Bank. Half-Price Friday Nights runs year-round, allowing you to spend any (or every) Friday evening after 5 pm with their 20,000-plus animal residents. Tickets are available online or Friday evenings on-site.

Port Discovery: Enjoy fun programs & hands-on experiences at Port Discovery Children’s Museum. $13 per person from 1:00 p.m. – close on Fridays May through September 14, 2018 with the code “Waterfront”. Not valid with any other discounts, coupons or offerings; not valid online; child must accompany adult.

Historic Ships: $5 admission to USS Constellation and USS Torsk on select* Fridays after 5 p.m.; all general admission tickets to visit these two ships are $5 from 5 p.m. to last boarding at 7 p.m. (The rest of the sites will be closed). (*May 11, June 8, July 13, August 10, September 14)

The Maryland Science Center: Admission for a discounted rate of $10 on select* Fridays that includes an IMAX showing, planetarium showings, access to exhibit halls and the chance to encounter live science up close and personal. (*May 11, June 8, July 13, August 10, September 14)

Ripley’s Belive it or Not!: 3 way combo ticket for $19.99 per adult and $13.99 per child (ages 4-11). Includes Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Odditorium, Ripley’s Moving Theater, and Ripley’s Marvelous Mirror Maze (normally $29.99 per adult/$21.99 per child). Mention “The Chessie Special” to receive special rate.

Top of the World Observation Level: Located on the 27th floor of the World Trade Center, the world’s tallest pentagonal building. Top of the World has expansive windows that provide a 360-degree view of Baltimore’s skyline, harbor, and beyond. Stationed binoculars and photo-map guides point out local attractions, sites and neighborhoods. Friday Hours are from 10am – 7pm • $6 for adults • $4 for children 3-12 years old • Free under 3 Ticket sales end ½ hour prior to closing

Chessie Paddle Boats: Scotland may have it’s ‘Nessie’ but only at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor will you spot a Chesapeake Bay ‘Chessie’ Monster. These colorful boats hold up to four occupants. $20 per half hour rental. (All passengers must be at least 2 years old and weigh at least 35 lbs. Children aged 12 years and below must be accompanied by an adult.)

Electric Pirate Boats: Kids will delight in riding on the Inner Harbor’s newest attraction. Grab the family and captain your own mini Pirate Ship, no pedaling required! 1 to 4 passengers: $25.00, 5 passengers: $30.00, 6 passengers: $35.00

Kid Friendly Dining

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.: $7.99 Kid’s Meals include entrée, side, drink, and jello. (Age 10 & Under)

Charm City Pizza (at Power Plant Live!): Kids Eat Free with purchase of adult entrée.

Dick’s Last Resort: Kids menu starts at $3.99. Drinks not included.

Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse: Kids 6 and under are complimentary and kids 7 to 12 are half price (with purchase of adult meal).

Hard Rock Café: $7.95 per meal. Includes kids drink.

Leinenkugel’s Beer Garden (at Power Plant Live!): Kids Eat Free with purchase of adult entrée.

M&S Grill: Kid’s meals starting at $7. (Age 12 & Under)

McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood & Steaks: Kid’s meals starting at $7. (Age 12 & Under)

Phillip’s Seafood and Crab Deck: Kid’s Menu starting at $6.95. Includes chips or fries and a drink. (Age 10 & Under)

Potbelly Sandwich Shop

Rusty Scupper: Kid’s menu starting at $8. Includes choice of side, unlimited drink refills, and special dessert (Age 10 & Under)

Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse – Pier 5

The Cheesecake Factory: Kid’s Menu starting at $5.95. Includes entrée, side, and drink. (Age 10 & Under)

Tír na nÓg Irish Bar & Grill: Kid Entrees +1 side starting at $4.00 (drinks not included).

Uno Pizzeria & Grill: Kid’s entrees starting at $4.49. (Age 10 & Under)