Headlines at Hopkins: news releases from across
university Headlines
News by Topic: news releases organized by
subject News by Topic
News by School: news releases organized by the 
university's 9 schools & divisions News by School
Events Open to the Public (campus-wide) Events Open
to the Public
Blue Jay Sports: Hopkins Athletic Center Blue Jay Sports
Search News Site Search the Site

Contacting the News Staff: directory of
press officers Contacting
News Staff
Receive News Via Email (listservs) Receive News
Via Email
Resources for Journalists Resources for Journalists

Virtually Live@Hopkins: audio and video news Virtually
Hopkins in the News: news clips about Hopkins Hopkins in
the News

Faculty Experts: searchable resource organized by 
topic Faculty Experts
Faculty and Administrator Photos Faculty and
Faculty with Homepages Faculty with Homepages

JHUNIVERSE Homepage JHUniverse Homepage
Headlines at Hopkins
News Release

Office of News and Information
Johns Hopkins University
901 South Bond Street
Suite 540
Baltimore, Maryland 21231
Phone: 443-287-9960
Fax: 443-287-9920

March 18, 2005
CONTACT: Pi-Chun Cheng,
Monica Lai, or Sarah Singson
(410) 516-7692

Spring Fair 2005: April 29, 30, and May 1

What: The 34th annual Johns Hopkins Spring Fair featuring
Free admission and free parking
Carnival rides and inflatable games
Craft vendors with quality work hand-crafted by artisans from across the nation and other commercial goods such as jewelry, clothing, pottery, glassware, paintings, drawings, collectibles and literature.
Just for Kids! A special section for children featuring a theme of Fairytales and Folklore, a literacy program with a reading corner; interactive, hands-on activities based upon the fairy tale theme; entertainment provided by Johns Hopkins student groups
Food court boasting a variety of items, ranging from festival standards such as funnel cake and hot dogs, to warm weather favorites such as smoothies and ice cream, as well as other American and ethnic cuisines.
A section hosting Johns Hopkins student organizations and nationally recognized non-profit organizations, providing information and raising money for specific causes
Photography contest and student/faculty competitions
Two daytime entertainment stages featuring Baltimore and student bands.
Beer Garden featuring six beers on tap provided by Bond Distributing Co.; free entertainment on the Beer Garden stage throughout the weekend
Special Events: Hopkins Happy Hour featuring the Julian Rosenberg Band and Quintus in the Beer Garden from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., on Friday, April 29
A comedy night featuring Ant, recently seen on NBC's "Last Comic Standing," in Shriver Hall at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 29. Sponsored by Hopkins Diverse Sexual and Gender Alliance.
An After-party following the comedy show with casino entertainment and prize earnings in Levering Hall; free admission for the Arabian Night-themed dance party provided by the Middle Eastern Student Association.
Hip-hop artist Talib Kweli will perform on Saturday, April 30 in the Ralph S. O'Connor Recreation Center. Doors open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $17 and are available at http://jhuspringfair.musictoday.com
When: Fair Hours
Friday, April 29, from noon to 7 p.m.
Saturday, April 30, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, May 1, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Beer Garden Hours
Friday, April 29, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.; happy hour, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday, April 30, from noon to 6 p.m.
Sunday, May 1, from noon to 5 p.m.

Where: The Johns Hopkins University
Homewood Campus
3400 N. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21218
Free Parking & Shuttle Bus: Johns Hopkins at Eastern High School
1101 East 33rd Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

Johns Hopkins University news releases can be found on the World Wide Web at http://www.jhu.edu/news_info/news/
   Information on automatic e-mail delivery of science and medical news releases is available at the same address.

Go to Headlines@HopkinsHome Page