Archive for the ‘Weddings & Parties’ Category

August Room of the Month-The Estate Room

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

The Carrollton Inn’s August room of the month is the Estate Room! The Estate room is a spacious third-floor room with a queen bed, marble fireplace, bath with single whirlpool tub and separate shower.

Regular Rate: $225
August Rate: $125

*Please note that the room of the month price cannot be combined with any other special or offer, including, but not limited to, the last-minute special*
**Please note, as the reservation may be made at any time, the actual stay must occur during the month indicated on the special**
***This offer applies only from Sunday through Thursday***

And during your stay, check out these awesome things to do in downtown Baltimore!

Baltimore’s Summer Restaurant Week
August 1st-10th, 2014

The most delicious week of summer is back, August 1-10, 2014! Many of Baltimore’s best restaurants will offer special three-course menus, providing diners an opportunity to experience a taste of Baltimore with specially crafted three-course prix fixe dinner menus for $30 and $20. Plus, some restaurants are offering two-course lunch menus for $15.

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34th Annual Baltimore Summer Antiques Show
August 21st-24th, 2014

The show attracts tens of thousands of knowledgeable collectors and respected dealers from around the world to purchase from the extensive array of merchandise offered by more than 575 prominent exhibitors, many of which are the world’s foremost experts in their respective fields. The Baltimore Summer Antiques Show is the largest indoor antiques show in the country, offering guests access to aisle after aisle of fine art, furniture, Asian art, American and European silver, jewelry, porcelain, glass, textiles, American folk art and more, ranging from the antiquities to the 20th century. In addition to exploring the more than 200,000 items on display on the show floor, guests will also have the opportunity to enjoy the show’s free, public lecture series headlined by exhibiting dealers and industry experts. Another highlight of the event will be the 90-dealer Antiquarian Book Fair within the show that will feature rare books, first editions, autographs, fine manuscripts and unusual bibliographical material.

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German Expressionism: A Revolutionary Spirit at the Baltimore Museum of Art
August 1st-30th, 2014

More than 35 vivid paintings, drawings, prints, watercolors, and sculpture present an overview of the revolutionary art movement that flourished in Germany during the first three decades of the 20th century. The exhibition features powerful examples by Max Beckmann, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Wassily Kandinsky, Franz Marc, and other artists associated with the two most prominent Expressionist artist groups: Die Brücke (The Bridge) and Der Blaue Reiter (The Blue Rider), as well as several independent expressionists.The exhibition includes several of the BMA’s outstanding, rarely shown color woodcuts, as well as loans from private collections.

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July Room of the Month-The Diplomat Suite

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

This historic suite dates from the 1790′s and features the original fireplace, an ornate French king bed, a separate sitting room, oval whirlpool tub with separate shower.

Regular Rate: $295
July Rate: $195

*Please note that the room of the month price cannot be combined with any other special or offer, including, but not limited to, the last-minute special*
**Please note, as the reservation may be made at any time, the actual stay must occur during the month indicated on the special**
***This offer applies only from Sunday through Thursday***

And check out these great thing to do in Baltimore during your stay!

Baltimore’s 4th of July Chesapeake Celebration

Commemorate Independence Day with live music and celebratory fireworks in the heart of downtown Baltimore. Entertainment takes place at the Inner Harbor Amphitheater, located at Pratt and Light Streets. The fireworks can be viewed from several locations in downtown and the surrounding neighborhoods of Federal Hill, Fell’s Point and Harbor East.

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37th Season of the Baltimore Farmers Market

While strolling through Maryland’s largest producers-only market, shoppers can revel at the sight of a vast quantity of foods, including crisp fruits and vegetables, poultry, seafood, beef, pork, lamb, bison, goat, rabbit, fresh baked goods, flavorful herbs and organically raised and produced milk, yogurt, butter, eggs and cheese products. Additionally, dozens of food vendors add spice to the market with multicultural cuisine such as popular pit beef sandwiches, omelets and breakfast burritos, crepes, wood fired pizzas, pies and quiches, soups, noodles and dumplings. Vegan items are sold as well. The bazaar offers shoppers a variety of unique crafts and collectibles including jewelry, handbags, hair accessories, clothing, rugs, pottery and wooden items, stained glass and photographs.

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Artscape

The event is America’s largest free arts festival, attracting more than 350,000 attendees over three days. Artscape features more than 150 fine artists, fashion designers and craftspeople; visual art exhibits on and off-site, including exhibitions, outdoor sculpture, art cars, photography and the Janet & Walter Sondheim Prize. The event also features incredible live concerts on outdoor stages; a full schedule of performing arts including dance, opera, theater, film, experimental music and the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra; family events such as hands-on projects, demonstrations, competitions, children’s entertainers and street theater and an international menu of food and beverages available throughout the festival site.

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Start Summer Early – June Special

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Online Magazine

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

If you are looking for more information and visuals for the 1840s Plaza, check out our online magazine. The magazine even lists some of our favorite vendors! Remember, you can always schedule a tour to see the venue in person. Call today for a tour: (410) 385-1840.

Click here to see our magazine!

Baltimore Orioles 2014

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

The Baltimore Orioles are back this season and ready to win the World Series Pennant! Track your favorite baseball team online or come to Baltimore for a game! The 1840s Carrollton Inn is happy to accommodate you during your stay. Opening Day is on March 31st! We look forward to a great season. Good Luck, Boys!

The Orioles schedule can be accessed online by clicking here! For a list of rooms and rates at the 1840s, please click here!

Spring has finally arrived!

Friday, March 21st, 2014

Spring is here which means this is the perfect opportunity to book a room with the 1840s Carrollton Inn! Enjoy a night in one of our luxurious suites followed by scrumptious breakfast in the courtyard the next morning. Hurry and book a room today. Baltimore has a lot to offer this season!
For more information, please visit www.1840scarrolltoninn.com

St. Patrick’s Day Parade – 16 days away!

Friday, February 28th, 2014


St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner. The St. Patrick’s Day Parade is merely 16 days away! This year, it will be held on March 16th at the Washington Monument, starting at 2 p.m. Book a room with the 1840s Carrollton Inn and enjoy a comfortable, exciting, and festive St. Patrick’s Day weekend! We hope to see you soon.

For more information about the St. Patrick’s Day Parade, please click here.
For more information about rooms and rates, click here!

2014 Couples Choice Award!

Monday, February 10th, 2014

Did you hear that the 1840s Plaza received the 2014 WeddingWire Couples Choice Award? The recipients of this award “represent the top five percent of wedding professionals within the WeddingWire Network who demonstrate excellence in quality, service, responsiveness and professionalism!”  Thank you for choosing the 1840s Plaza, WeddingWire!

Future Brides and Grooms: Choose the 1840s Plaza for your wedding venue! You will not be disappointed!

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1840s Plaza Open House

Friday, January 31st, 2014
You are cordially invited to join the event staff at 1840s Plaza and Maryland professional wedding vendors for our complimentary open house on Saturday, February 22, 2014, from 10:30am-3:00pm, and see what 1840′s Plaza and our special guests have to offer!

See what 1840s Plaza and our special guests have to offer!

  • Tour all three beautiful and unique levels of our venue
  • Sample food from Putting on the Ritz Catering, Simply Elegant Catering, and Squire’s Catering!
  • View the workmanship of other wedding professionals and the intriguing design of the Vanlandingham Design Studio

ADMISSION IS FREE!

RSVP BY February 19, 2014 by calling 410-385-1840 or emailing info@1840sBallroom.com!

Carnival of the Animals

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Coming on Saturday, February 8th, is Carnival of the Animals! Bring your family to the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall and enjoy a musical carnival with lions, fish, turtles, and a beautiful swan! This Saint-Saëns classic is a delightful way to meet the instruments of the orchestra and let your imagination run wild! Finish your weekend in Little Italy for a beautiful dinner and a warm, cozy stay at the 1840s Carrollton Inn.

For more information about Carnival of the Animals, please click here.  To book a room with the 1840s Carrollton Inn, visit our website by clicking here.