LAI Baltimore Summer Outing at Sandlot with a Special Presentation by Chef Spike Gjerde

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Date/Time
Date(s) - July 18, 2018
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Sandlot
1000 Wills Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21230


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We hope you can join us for our Annual LAI Baltimore Summer Outing at Sandlot in Harbor Point.
Sandlot is Baltimore’s beach: local food, games for all, cold drinks, and epic sunset selfies – the coolest place to be on a hot summer day, the hottest place to be on a cool summer night.

Tickets are $40 per person. Ticket includes Beer & Wine (two drinks per person), Pretzels, Nachos, Scallion and Crab Fritters, Burgers, Hotdogs, Potato Salad and Charred Cabbage Slaw.

 

 

 

 

 

Enjoy a Special Presentation by Chef Spike Gjerde
Chef Spike Gjerde has been a prominent part of Baltimore’s restaurant community since he opened his first restaurant, Spike & Charlie’s, with his brother in 1991. After a number of restaurant concepts, Gjerde and his wife, Amy, opened Woodberry Kitchen in 2007 as a testament to their commitment to sustainable operations. The restaurant relies on long-standing relationships with the growers of the Chesapeake region to provide ingredients that nourish and delight guests, making it possible for diners to join in supporting sustainable agriculture that respects the abundance and traditions of the region while helping to ensure its future. Housed in a renovated 1870s foundry nestled in the historic Clipper Mill neighborhood, the restaurant offers a warm, rustic setting featuring an open kitchen.

Gjerde’s hard work has been featured in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Food & Wine, Food Arts, Esquire, Southern Living, Garden & Gun and The Washington Post. In 2013 and 2014, Gjerde was named a finalist for the James Beard Foundation’s “Best Chef, Mid-Atlantic” award. In 2015, Spike became the first Baltimore chef to bring home the award.​

FAQs
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

By Car (click here for map)
-Head south on Caroline St.
-Turn right at Dock Street
-Go through the stop sign at Wills St.
-Turn left to enter the parking garage directly under the Exelon building
-Go straight through the covered parking garage into the open lot.
-When exiting the covered garage, head to the right and you will see the shipping containers

By Water Taxi
-Dock at Maritime Park and head towards the Morgan Stanley Building (to the west)
-follow the pedestrian path around the building and continue straight till you reach our side/pedestrian entrance

By Foot
-The waterfront pedestrian trail goes directly through Sandlot
-The bridge connecting Inner Harbor to Harbor Point will be completed mid-June