Happy Hour Fundraiser

  1. Updates

On August 31 from 5-8 p.m., join us at Blue Pit BBQ & Whiskey Bar for a night of eating, playing, and more eating. Come meet our new cohort of Playworks Coaches for the 2016-2017 school year who will be working with 7,000 children throughout Baltimore City.

Blue Pit BBQ & Whiskey Bar in Hampden/Woodberry will be donating 100% of sales from specialty drinks to Playworks Maryland. Funds raised will support our work improving the health and well-being of children by increasing opportunities for physical activity and safe, meaningful play. 

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December 4, 2019

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November 14, 2019

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November 7, 2019

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