Port Covington

Pop-Up Holiday Roller Rink Opening This Week at Baltimore Peninsula

Pop-Up Holiday Roller Rink Opening This Week at Baltimore Peninsula

| November 20, 2023 | 0 Comments

A pop-up holiday roller skating rink is opening this Friday at the 2455 House Street office building at the Baltimore Peninsula development in South Baltimore. The third-floor, disco-themed indoor rink is in partnership with The Roller Wave.

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New Coffee Shop Coming to Baltimore Peninsula in Spring 2024

New Coffee Shop Coming to Baltimore Peninsula in Spring 2024

| November 6, 2023 | 0 Comments

ROOST Baltimore, the extended-stay hotel and apartment building that opened in July in the Baltimore Peninsula development, announced last week a coffee shop and provisions store will open in the building in Spring 2024. The 600 sq. ft. shop will be owned by Method Co., the parent company of ROOST Baltimore.

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Restaurants ‘Slutty Vegan’ and ‘Bar Vegan’ Coming to Baltimore Peninsula

Restaurants ‘Slutty Vegan’ and ‘Bar Vegan’ Coming to Baltimore Peninsula

| October 26, 2023 | 0 Comments

Restaurants Slutty Vegan and Bar Vegan are coming to the Rye Street Market building in the Baltimore Peninsula development. The two concepts, which are expected to open in late-2024, were started in Atlanta, Georgia by Baltimore-native Pinky Cole.

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South Baltimore Now! Podcast: A Floating Hotel Startup Based in Baltimore

South Baltimore Now! Podcast: A Floating Hotel Startup Based in Baltimore

| October 30, 2023 | 0 Comments

On this episode of the South Baltimore Now! Podcast, Nate and Kevin talk with Marcellous Butler and Brian Meyer of FLOHOM, a floating hotel business which already has two luxury houseboats at Baltimore marinas and which is manufacturing its future boats at the Port Covington Marina in the Baltimore Peninsula development of South Baltimore. Learn about all aspects of the business and FLOHOM’s plans for expanding floating communities in Baltimore.

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Townhome Construction Underway at Locke Landing in Port Covington

Townhome Construction Underway at Locke Landing in Port Covington

| October 23, 2023 | 0 Comments

Locke Landing will bring 809 housing units to the former Locke Insulators industrial campus at 2525 Insulator Dr. which was active from 1920 to 2017. 28 Walker began demolishing the property in late-2022.

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Floating Hotel Business ‘FLOHOM’ Manufacturing Boats in Baltimore Peninsula

Floating Hotel Business ‘FLOHOM’ Manufacturing Boats in Baltimore Peninsula

| October 11, 2023 | 0 Comments

Floating hotel business FLOHOM, which already has two luxury houseboats at marinas in Baltimore, will manufacture its future boats in garages at the Port Covington Marina in the Baltimore Peninsula development in South Baltimore

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Under Armour’s New Stadium Now Hosting Baltimore City High School Games

Under Armour’s New Stadium Now Hosting Baltimore City High School Games

| September 20, 2023 | 0 Comments

Under Armour’s new ‘The Stadium at The House,’ located at the company’s under-construction Baltimore Peninsula campus, is now the home to select Baltimore City Public Schools (BCPS) sports games. Tonight, Poly and City will have two soccer matches at The Stadium at The House as JV Boys Soccer squares off at 4pm and Varsity Girls Soccer kicks off at 6pm.

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SouthBMore.com Launches New Business Directory, Your Guide to the Best of South Baltimore

SouthBMore.com Launches New Business Directory, Your Guide to the Best of South Baltimore

| September 19, 2023 | 0 Comments

The new directory is a one-stop shop for all your local needs, whether you’re looking for a place to eat, drink, shop, play, or work. You can browse by category, location, rating, or keyword, and find everything from menus and hours to photos and videos. Plus, you can access exclusive coupons, specials, and promotions from our partners, as well as stay on top of the upcoming events in the neighborhood. 

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Italian Spirits Company Buys Majority Stake in Sagamore Spirit

Italian Spirits Company Buys Majority Stake in Sagamore Spirit

| September 14, 2023 | 0 Comments

Illva Saronno Holding S.p.A., an Italian multinational company best known for liqueur Disaronno, has purchased a majority stake in Sagamore Spirit. The Sagamore Spirit distillery and campus in South Baltimore will become the new headquarters for the American-based Disaronno International LLC.

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Drone Pictures of Port Covington and the Middle Branch

Drone Pictures of Port Covington and the Middle Branch

| September 6, 2023 | 0 Comments

Sean Monahan of Cummings & Co Realtors provided SouthBMore.com with drone shots of the different developments and properties in Port Covington and the Middle Branch. This includes the Locke Landing development, the Baltimore Peninsula development, the new Under Armour World Headquarters, Swann Park, City Garage, Volo Beach, and more.

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Norwegian Cruise Line Returns to the Port of Baltimore

Norwegian Cruise Line Returns to the Port of Baltimore

| September 5, 2023 | 0 Comments

Norwegian Cruise Line has returned to the Port of Baltimore, joining Carnival Cruise Lines and Royal Caribbean. There are now five cruise ships scheduling trips out of Baltimore. 

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Before and After Shots of South Baltimore Developments with Google Maps’ New Satellite View

Before and After Shots of South Baltimore Developments with Google Maps’ New Satellite View

| August 29, 2023 | 0 Comments

Google Maps updated its ‘satellite’ view of Baltimore City in the winter. To show development progress that has taken place in different parts of South Baltimore over the recent years, SouthBMore.com took screenshots of overhead images from Apple Maps that appear to be from 2017.

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Watefront Partnership Unveils ‘Baltimore Blueway’ Master Plan of Paddling Trails

Watefront Partnership Unveils ‘Baltimore Blueway’ Master Plan of Paddling Trails

| August 14, 2023 | 0 Comments

The Baltimore Blueway is a proposed network of eight water trails and 20 access points for paddlers that will connect cultural, historic and natural sites throughout Baltimore’s Inner Harbor and Middle Branch. 

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Volo Hoping to Bring Food and Beverage Back to South Point Next Year

Volo Hoping to Bring Food and Beverage Back to South Point Next Year

| August 8, 2023 | 0 Comments

South Baltimore-based social sports company Volo is hoping to bring back the food and beverage program to South Point next year. South Point is a former waterfront bar and current event space at West Covington Park in Baltimore Peninsula. The bar was open in 2018 and 2019, but has not reopened since the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Volo Facility with Pickleball Courts, Beach Volleyball, and Sports Fields Coming to Baltimore Peninsula

Volo Facility with Pickleball Courts, Beach Volleyball, and Sports Fields Coming to Baltimore Peninsula

| August 7, 2023 | 0 Comments

South Baltimore-based social sports company Volo is opening a new sports facility at the Baltimore Peninsula development. The facility, which is called Volo Beach and will open in phases, already has four beach volleyball courts up. Pickle ball courts will be added in the coming weeks, and spaces for soccer, football, kickball, bocce, cornhole, and food and beverage will be ready by Spring 2024.

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California-Based Life Sciences Developer No Longer Involved in Baltimore Peninsula Project

California-Based Life Sciences Developer No Longer Involved in Baltimore Peninsula Project

| July 17, 2023 | 0 Comments

Pasadena, California-based Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (ARE), which was planning a six-story, 169,812 sq. ft. lab and office building in Baltimore Peninsula (called Port Covington at the time), is no longer involved in the project. The spec office building, which was advertised for lease in Summer 2020, was a collaboration with The Port Covington Development Team.

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Soccer Academy and Pro Team Chooses San Diego Over Baltimore Peninsula, Sporting Venues Still “Top of Mind” at Development

Soccer Academy and Pro Team Chooses San Diego Over Baltimore Peninsula, Sporting Venues Still “Top of Mind” at Development

| July 6, 2023 | 0 Comments

The Right to Dream soccer academy was eying the Baltimore Peninsula development in South Baltimore for a stadium, academy, and United Soccer League (USL) franchise, but instead the group moved its focus to San Diego where it was awarded a Major League Soccer (MLS) expansion franchise. Despite the setback, Baltimore Peninsula developer MaryAnne Gilmartin of MAG Partners told SouthBMore.com sporting venues are still “top of mind all the time.”

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