This summer, the Maryland Science Center will liven up its harbor terrace with tunes and treats at its all-new Patio Party series. Patio Parties will occur rain or shine on select Fridays alongside the discounted admission for Fridays After Five in July and August. Science Center admission is not required to participate in the party.
Event begins at 5:00PM
Presented by: Maryland Science Center
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