Star Spangled Spectacular

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Top Baltimore Moments in 2014

Decriminalizing highs, landslide lows, and all the bull.

News & Community

Your Best Star-Spangled Photos

We scoured social media for the best Star-Spangled images.

History & Politics

Star-Spangled Spectacular Wrap-Up

Through images, we recap the bicentennial celebration of our National Anthem.

In Good Taste

Star Spangled Farm to Galley Cook-Off

Eight visiting teams from around the world go head to head in the Navy chef competition.

Arts & Culture

Our Guide to the Star-Spangled Spectacular

Our top picks for the best events celebrating the birthday of our National Anthem.

In Good Taste

Star-Spangled Spectacular Specials

Our picks for the best food and drink specials during the bicentennial bash.

History & Politics

Let's Party For The Patriots

Baltimore’s giant 1814 bicentennial bash promises to break all the records.

History & Politics

The Men Who Saved Baltimore

The beginning of the end for the redcoats was two teenagers with muskets.

Arts & Culture

Stars, Stripes, and Guitars

An 1814 rock opera cleverly mixes U.S. history and heavy metal.

Arts & Culture

More Star-Spangled Spectacular Events

A selection of events happening in celebration of the big 2-0-0.

News & Community

Cameo: Nate Barton

Our interview with a Blue Angels pilot.

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