89.7 WTMD and 88.1 WYPR are thrilled to present an evening of speakers and live music – on stage and aboard moving trains – Saturday June 10 at the B&O Railroad Museum, showcasing the best of what both stations bring to our community.
The musical lineup includes Baltimore electronic composer & performer Dan Deacon, rockers Pressing Strings, dance troupe Fluid Movement, rapper Eze Jackson & more.
They’ll be featured on the main stage at the B&O’s covered outdoor pavilion – but no visit to the B&O would be complete without a train ride. We’re running 30-minute train rides all evening featuring live music in the train cars!
R&B/soul singer Brooks Long, chamber pop duo Outcalls, rap/Americana duo Caleb & Saleem, rapper Eze Jackson, Americana singer/songwriter Letitia VanSant will each be performing in their own train car.
Tickets are available now.
The lineup of speakers includes NPR “Founding Mother” Susan Stamberg, former host of All Things Considered, as well as NPR rising star Ayesha Rascoe, host of Weekend Edition Sunday and Up First on Saturdays.
Also: Stoop Storytelling presents On-Air Diaries.
There are two admission tiers:
– General Admission, which includes access to the main stage entertainment and a ticket for a 30-minute train ride featuring live music.
– VIP, which includes access to the main stage entertainment, a ticket for a 30-minute train ride featuring live music, hors d’oeuvres, an open bar, mingling with WYPR & WTMD on-air hosts in a private area and more.
WYPR & WTMD’s 20th Anniversary Bash is 6-10 p.m. Saturday June 10 at the B&O Railroad Museum, 901 W. Pratt St. Parking is included. Made possible in part by Merriweather Arts & Culture Center, Independent Brewing Co., Alpha Engineering, Friends School of Baltimore, Elijah Craig Bourbon, the Maryland Zoo, Mother’s Grille and Ekiben.