JULY 15 | 12-6 p.m. | RASH FIELD


Including Beye Beignets, Conrad’s Crabs, Copper Shark, Faidley’s Seafood, El Guapo, Fallen Pine Oyster Company, Golden Grillz, Ice Queens, Jimmy’s Famous Seafood, Little Havana, Mama’s on the Half Shell, Roggenart, Nina’s Cookie Explosion, The Blind Tiger, The Choptank, Towson Hot Bagels, and more!


Union Craft Brewing, Guilford Hall Brewery, Mobtown Brewing, and Natty Boh
Yave, Fords, Jack Daniels, and Deep Eddy
Hopscotch Bottle Shop


Barry Prosser and the Vaguely Absurd, Roses n Rust, and Yutzi


The Sheller, Harp Vision, Yorktown Spice, Slay Naturals, YBI African Apparel & Fashion


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Frequently Asked Questions

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General Admission – $20

Includes admission into the festival and a one-year subscription to Baltimore magazine. All food and drink can be purchased with cash and card. Prices vary.

Pint Pass – $45

  • Includes Access to Pint Pass Priority Entrance Line
  • Crab Fest Pint Glass
  • 2 Beer Tickets
  • One-year subscription to Baltimore magazine

All additional food and drink can be purchased with cash and card. Prices vary.

Kids – 12 & Under Free

Includes admission into the festival. All food and drink can be purchased with cash and card. Prices vary.

Steamed Crabs
Steamed crabs must be purchased in advance online.

Tickets will be available at the door if the event has not sold out.

While we love fido, pets are not permitted at the event.

Please have your printed ticket or ticket barcode pulled up on your phone while waiting in line. If you purchased a Pint Pass ticket, you must have a valid 21+ ID.

Food and drink vendors will be accepting cash and card and all items can be purchased a la carte throughout the afternoon.

We are not able to issue refunds, but all ticket purchases are fully transferrable. The event is rain or shine.

Blankets and chairs are permitted in designated areas by the stage.

The following items are prohibited:

  • Weapons (knives, pepper spray, any concealed weapons or firearms, etc.)
  • Outside food, drink, or alcoholic beverages
  • Illegal drugs, chemicals, fireworks
  • Backpacks, suitcases, coolers, or other large bags

All bags are subject to search upon entry to the event. Security reserves the right to request patrons to return prohibited items to their vehicle or dispose of these items; non-cooperation may lead to ejection from the festival.

We will have plenty of water stations throughout the festival site, and festival-goers are welcome to bring in a reusable water bottle. Please note the bottle must be empty upon arrival.

Steamed crabs must be purchased online, in addition to a general admission or pint pass ticket. Steamed crabs are available in 30 minute increments, beginning at 12 p.m. Prices are as follows:

Small (by the dozen) $34,

Medium (by the dozen) $64,

Large (by the dozen) $94


Entry to the Baltimore magazine’s Crab Fest is solely at the discretion of security and/or the Festival Organizers at the time of the event. We may conduct security searches upon entry at our discretion to ensure the safety of all festival goers.

Crab Fest cannot accept responsibility or liability for any personal property or belongings that is lost, stolen or damaged, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for any personal injury, accident or illness.

Ticket holders or attendees of the event consent to being filmed, photographed, and recorded as members of the audience. The resulting film footage, images and recordings may be used to promote Baltimore magazine’s Crab Fest in print, various forms of media, and on websites. You consent that the footage remains our property and we may use it in conjunction with promotion of our event however we choose.

The ticket holder must comply with all relevant statutes, laws, safety announcements, and regulations while attending the event. Breach of any of these conditions or any unacceptable behavior likely to cause damage, nuisance or injury shall enable Baltimore magazine’s Crab Fest, its security personnel, volunteers, staff, or festival organizers to eject the ticket holder from the festival site without a refund.

These Terms and Conditions are subject to change without notice and were last updated March 20, 2023.

Other questions? Contact [email protected].

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