Those who have ever thought it would be a good idea to have an area with a bunch of clubs all in one location, they will love Power Plant Live! With several clubs, lounges, and bars, crowds spill out into the courtyard, and friends can enjoy a pub crawl without ever leaving a one block radius. Known as "Baltimore's premier dining, entertainment, and retail destination,'' Power Plant Live! is located at 34 Marketplace, just one block from Batimore's Inner Harbor. There is no admission to the area, but individual clubs and bars may have cover charges.
If you want to grab a bite to eat before heading out for drinks, you can choose from one of several restaurants located in the courtyard. Mondo Bondo server breakfast, lunch, and dinner, as well as late night fare. There is also Babalu Grill, Blue Sea Grill, and Havana Club. Each establishment serves bar food, as well as upgraded fare, much of which is offered with a unique Chesapeak flair. Nearby is Ruth's Chris Steakhouse, one of the finest restaurants in Baltimore. Featuring some of the most excellent steak dishes you will ever taste, the menu also offers seafood favorites and tableside Bananas Foster.
After dinner, the night life heats up at Power Plant Live! Several bars are just footsteps apart and feature a variety of themes and entertainment. Luckie's Tavern, Angels Rock Bar, and Mosaic Night Life Club and Lounge all offer dancing, drinks, and good times. Howl at the Moon is a dueling piano bar. Two expert players pound out favorite classics while everyone in the bar sings along. Rams Head Live! and Mex Tequila Bar are both laid back but still a great deal of fun. Head over after work for a few drinks and some relaxation, or plan a big night out on Friday or Saturday, after a long week. May through October there is live entertainment in the courtyard. Stroll from bar to bar while live acts play for free under the stars. Past acts have included Papa Roach, The Violent Femmes, and Finger Eleven.
Power Plant Live! is you bachelorette party headquarters. There are special deals that include dinner reservations, and reservations on the guest lists of various clubs, which means no waiting in line and no cover charges. The packages come with complimentary champagne and VIP seating in several of the establishments. The bride will have an experience she will never forget. Grab your silly straws and bridal veils, and plan for a crazy night out.
Keep in mind many of the places at Power Plant Live! have a dress code. This means people wearing clothing with profanity, excessively torn, baggy, or saggy clothing are not allowed. Men in sleaveless shirts or undershirts will also need to change. Finally, work boots, sweat suits, and athletic attire are also forbidden.
With all of the bars and restaurants in one place, Power Plant Live! is a great idea for those looking to have an exciting night out. Popular among college students and area 20-somethings, the bars and clubs have a tendency to get crowded on the weekends. Those searching for a one-stop shop for an evening of entertainment and fun, head over to Power Plant Live!