Welcome! A friendly place to live or visit, Pigtown Main Street offers a vibrant community, local shops and great eats – all steps from downtown Baltimore.

15th Annual Pigtown Festival Returns on October 8!

The 15th Annual Pigtown Festival returns to Washington Boulevard on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8.  Featuring live music by All Mighty Senators,Kelly Bell Band, and Footwerk, cold beer by local brewery Oliver Brewing Co, Jack Daniel’s and Finlandia Cocktails, delicious food, local artisans, and of course, our famous live pig races!

Click here for more information and to register as a volunteer, vendor or sponsor!



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Pigtown Main Street Welcomes New Board Members


Pigtown Main Street welcomes the addition of Ryan Dietrich, Esq. and Antonio Williams to its Board of Directors.  Ryan is a 16-year Pigtown resident who currently serves as Assistant Attorney General in the Criminal Appeals Division of the Maryland Attorney General’s Office.  Ryan received his JD from the University of Maryland School of Law in 2004 and has been active in the Pigtown community, as a founding member of the Pigtown Community Garden and as Treasurer of the Washington Village/Pigtown Neighborhood Planning Council from 2005-2009.

Antonio Williams is Associate Vice President for Public Safety and Chief of Police at the University of Maryland, Baltimore.  Antonio supervises 160 employees, including 50 sworn officers and 80 security guards.  Antonio served for nearly 20 years in the Baltimore Police Department, rising to Chief of the Detective Division, and has also served as Chief of the Baltimore City School Police and Chief of Police at UMBC.  Antonio earned his Master’s of Science in Management from the Johns Hopkins University in 1999.

Learn more about our Board of Directors by clicking here.

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Save-the-Date: 15th Annual Pigtown Festival is October 8, 2016!

young boy with guitarAttention festival goers, foodies, artisans, beer drinkers, music lovers, Pigtown fanatics…Pigtown Main Street has set the date for its 15th Annual Pigtown Festival…Saturday, October 8! We can’t wait, so come back and keep up to date!  Vendor applications now being accepted here. Early Bird rate available for vendors who register and pay now through June 1…so don’t delay, apply today!


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Winners Announced in Holidays on the Boulevard Decorating Contest

Congratulations to the winners of our Holidays on the Boulevard Decorating Contest!

1st Place: 810 Washington Blvd
2nd Place: 1236 Washington Blvd
3rd Place: 812 Washington Blvd

Thanks to everyone for voting!

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Vote for your favorite Holidays on the Boulevard Decorations!

Voting is now live for our Holidays on the Boulevard Decorating contest. Support your neighbors and local businesses by voting for your favorite expressions of holiday cheer. Winners receive prizes from the Iron Rooster, Charm City Wings & Waffles, Breaking Bread and more. Voting now through December 18.

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Pigtown Main Street In The News

April 5, 2016
The American Architectural Foundation
The American Architectural Foundation Announces 2016 Sustainable Cities Design Academy Grantees

February 11, 2016
The Baltimore Sun
Restaurant review Pigtown’s Breaking Bread doesn’t just wing it

December 18, 2015
Travel + Leisure
The 119 Most Underrated Attractions Around the World
#19. Visiting Pigtown

December 3, 2015
‘Shop Small’ the theme Saturday

December 3, 2015
CBS Baltimore
Maryland Celebrates Small Business Saturday

November 10, 2015
The Baltimore Sun
More businesses head to Pigtown

November 6, 2015
HomeFree-USA Opens Pigtown Office, Hollins Market Office Under Construction

October 14, 2015
Architecture Market + Kitchen Coming to Pigtown Main Street

October 13, 2015
Baltimore Business Journal
Hamilton Bank to buy Fraternity for $27M

October 12, 2015
City Paper
Baltimore’s Annual Pigtown Festival in Photos

October 9, 2015
Pigtown Ascending |
 part of a special series Up With Neighborhoods:  A Southwest Baltimore Partnership

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