Howard Bank is Lead Sponsor for Merriweather Post Pavilion’s Movie Nights


For a second year, Howard Bank will be the lead sponsor for Merriweather Post Pavilion’s Movie Nights where family-friendly movies will be shown throughout the summer free of charge.The next movie night will be held on June 21st, where the critically acclaimed rock band drama, “This is Spinal Tap” will be shown beginning at 8:30p.m.

Howard Bank will celebrate the grand opening of its Columbia Towers branch at Movie Nights and at the upcoming Columbia Festival of the Arts, which it is sponsoring from June 14th to June 30th. The two-week festival will include live music, visual art displays, and art and musical activities for children.

“We have always been committed to supporting our communities with activities that involve arts and culture,” said Mary Ann Scully, Howard Bank’s Chairman and CEO. “Downtown Columbia has so much to offer. Between its vibrant art scene and abundance of activities, we are excited to play a role in the community’s events this summer.”

About The Downtown Columbia Arts and Culture Commission

The Downtown Columbia Arts and Culture Commission is a 501©3 non-profit organization dedicated to promoting artistic and cultural activities in Columbia, Maryland. In 2016, they acquired the world-renowned amphitheater, Merriweather Post Pavilion designed by Frank Gehry.

About Howard Bancorp, Inc.

Howard Bancorp, Inc. is the parent company of Howard Bank, a Maryland-chartered trust company operating as a commercial bank. Headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, Howard Bank operates a general commercial banking business with approximately $2.1 billion consolidated assets through its 21 branches located throughout the Greater Baltimore Metropolitan Area. Additional information about Howard Bancorp, Inc. and Howard Bank is available on the company’s web site at

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