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In the News…

Recent press about events and happenings in Patterson Park

May 2013

National Geographic:  48 Hours in Baltimore (featuring Patterson Park and the Pagoda!)

Baltimore Sun:  Patterson Park’s annual wine evening is Thursday

April 2o13

Baltimore Magazine:  Patterson Park Named “Frontline” Park by National Group

February 2013

Friends member Jeff La Noue mentioned Patterson Park in his new blog Comeback City. It was also posted in Rustwire.

November 14, 2012

Baltimore Guide:  No More Paving, But How About Astroturf? 

October 25, 2012

Baltimore Guide:  Spirits of Animals Past, Present, and Future Haunt Patterson Park Saturday

October 15, 2012

Baltimore Brew:  Orioles’ final days showed the team’s heart, tested fans endurance (featuring the “Go O’s” on the Pagoda!)

October 12, 2012

Baltimore Guide: Ball in Mayor’s Court for Patterson Park

October 3, 2012

Baltimore Brew: Kraft cancels Patterson Park hearings and will work with Mayor’s group

October 2, 2012

Baltimore Brew:  Mayor extends an olive branch to Patterson Park

Baltimore Brew:  Suburban vision wrong for an urban park, neighbors say

Baltimore Sun:  Hundreds of residents sound off about Patterson Park  parking plan

September Media Coverage of Baltimore City’s Paving/Parking Proposal in Patterson Park:









August 29, 2012

Nancy Murray mentions Patterson Park in her Baltimore Post Examiner weekly blog, this week’s titled: “Baltimore City’s green spaces discovered off the beaten path

August 23, 2012

Peter Harnik, Trust for Public Land, mentions the Friends in his City Parks Blog

August 14, 2012

Tim Armbruster, Goldseker Foundation President, comments on “Reclaiming Baltimore’s Green Assets” on WYPR and mentions the successes in Patterson Park.

August 1, 2012

Baltimore Magazine:  Patterson Park voted Best Park again in Baltimore in the 2012 Baltimore Magazine Readers’ Poll!

June 25, 2012

Baltimore Sun:  Summer camp for homeless helps students through transition (Camp St. Vincent in Patterson Park)

June 1, 2012

Urbanite: Games People Play & Why Sports Matter (featuring Friends of Patterson Park Soccer Program and Katie Long)

May 29, 2012

Baltimore Sun’s “Scene and Heard After Work” photo blog features our 2012 Wine Tasting Event, where we raised $18,400 for the Friends of Patterson Park!

May 23, 2012

Baltimore Sun:  Group ranks Baltimore’s parks 15th in nation

May 22, 2012

Baltimore Sun:  Patterson Park’s annual sunset wine tasting on Thursday

May 14, 2012

USTA:  Tennis Play Day Rocks the Courts

CPHA: Frederick Law Olmsted Documentary Screening in Patterson Park

May 3, 2012

Baltimore Magazine: Undiscovered Baltimore (Events in the park!)

Baltimore Guide:  Making a racquet in the park (Saturday’s Battle Against Obesity)

May 2, 2012

Baltimore Brew:  Rec centers as centerpiece of citywide obesity effort

April 27, 2012

The Baltimore Guide: For the Kids – Dia del Nino (or Day of the Child)

CPHA:  Baltimore to Receive Nine EcoStar Grants

April 18, 2012

The Baltimore Guide: Community Meeting to discuss transformation of Utz Field, Baker Rec

April 4, 2012

The Baltimore Guide:  Children’s Fishing Derby Makes Spring’s Arrival Official