Poe Fest Int'l is a FREE event!

The two-day, outdoor event will have many activities and vendors on-site. Check out additional events and add-ons below. There are many ways to celebrate Poe during festival weekend!

The Black Cat Ball


The Official Party of Poe Fest International is a cognac & roses masquerade at Westminster Hall, the very cemetery where Poe is buried. Dress to impress and walk the Gothic Red Carpet!

VIP Death Weekend Poe-places Bus Tour


Explore the mystery of the poet's mysterious death in Baltimore! Guides tell the story  as you tour the principal places significant to Poe in Baltimore.  Tour includes entry to Poe House & funeral re-enactment at Carroll Mansion. Best value!

Poe House Tours

House Tour at Poe Fest

Poe Fest International will take place in the shadow of the historic Poe House. Crowds will gather but tickets to see inside are limited. Reserve now for guided tours and dramatic readings all weekend.

Poe Funeral Re-enactment at Carroll Mansion

Carroll Mansion exhibit

 View Poe's casket and funeral re-enactment at the Carroll Mansion. Pay your respects at a candle-light vigil for the master of horror and mystery.

Support Poe Fest International

Your support and contributions will enable us to keep Poe Fest Int'l a FREE community event in Baltimore.

Pay with PayPal or a debit/credit card