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Your connection to everything happening Downtown

Areas of Focus

Our areas of focus include marketing Downtown as a cultural, residential and business destination, real estate development tracking, business retention and recruitment, research and data collection, transportation advocacy, residential outreach, safety and community outreach, capital improvement projects, and event planning.

Resident Advocacy

Downtown Baltimore has the fastest-growing residential population in Baltimore. 

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Area of Focus

Economic and Business Development

Economic Development

Business Attraction and Retention

We do the legwork to help prospective companies and organizations navigate starting business and growth in Downtown neighborhoods.

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Economic Development

Research and Data Collection

We compile and publish data on important sectors of Downtown’s economy, including key movements in retail, tourism, and both commercial and residential real estate.

Reports and Resources
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Economic Development

Real Estate Development and Planning

We collaborate with City agencies, private, and public partners to maintain an inventory database and a pipeline of future projects helps us ensure smart residential and commercial growth.

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Business Development

Membership

Membership with DPOB offers exclusive marketing opportunities and direct access to our talented team who can provide in-depth analysis of market trends, and make introductions to key-players in business and government.

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Working Here

Our Economic and Business Development teams serve as resources for businesses looking to move, grow or expand in Downtown.

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Living Here

“Baltimore has unique dining experiences that leave a lasting impression..."

“Besides the food, there’s plenty of things to do from Mt. Vernon to Fells Point.”

 

— Source: Leroy M., Downtown Resident

Downtown neighborhoods, and Charles Center in particular, have the fastest-growing residential population in Baltimore. Currently, over 42,000 people call Downtown Baltimore home. This is why Downtown Partnership continues to expand its resident advocacy and outreach work.

 

Learn More About Resident Outreach

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Area of Focus

Marketing & Advocacy

Marketing & Advocacy

Events & Activations

From B2B networking events, to dog-friendly happy hours, and iconic Baltimore events like Monument Lighting and Baltimore Restaurant Week. We love hosting a good event!

Events
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Marketing & Advocacy

Highlighting Businesses & Attractions

Let Downtown Partnership be your go-to resource for attraction recommendations, and the latest Downtown dining and retail news.

Explore Culture
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Marketing & Advocacy

Bromo Arts District

We operate the Bromo Arts & Entertainment District out of our offices and do whatever we can to support and advocate for artists and arts organizations in Baltimore.

Explore Bromo
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Marketing & Advocacy

Residential Outreach

We work closely with Downtown residents and property managers to help bring programming and necessary resources to Baltimore.

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Stay In-The-Know

DPOB is your go-to resource for everything happening in Downtown Baltimore

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Upcoming Events

Events
Pratt Street Market Pratt Street Market

Don't have lunch at your desk! Pratt Street Market, presented by PNC Bank returns to Pratt & Light Streets every Thursday, May-September, 2024.

July 18 @ 11:00 am More Info
Baltimore Restaurant Week – Summer 2024

Ten days of delicious deals return from July 19-28, 2024 for the summer edition of Baltimore Restaurant Week.

July 19 More Info
Community Meeting: Unveiling the Liberty Dog Park & Open Space Project

Join us on July 24, 2024 as we unveil the transformative Liberty Dog Park & Open Space Project in Downtown Baltimore! Discover how this new green space will enhance our community, connect residents and visitors, and inspire future development.

July 24 @ 5:30 pm More Info
Pratt Street Market Pratt Street Market

Don't have lunch at your desk! Pratt Street Market, presented by PNC Bank returns to Pratt & Light Streets every Thursday, May-September, 2024.

July 25 @ 11:00 am More Info
Concerts Park Friday Nights Live

Sponsored by Guilford Hall Brewery, enjoy a free outdoor concert in Hopkins Plaza with summertime sounds from The Vibe, drinks from Chase It Bartenders, and complimentary beer from Guilford Hall while supplies last.

July 26 @ 5:00 pm More Info
Pratt Street Market Pratt Street Market

Don't have lunch at your desk! Pratt Street Market, presented by PNC Bank returns to Pratt & Light Streets every Thursday, May-September, 2024.

August 1 @ 11:00 am More Info