Calendar

Be There!

Looking for something fun or interesting to do this month? Check out these offerings from around the community:

 

Aug
26
Sat
Maryland Renaissance Festival @ Crownsville
Aug 26 – Oct 22 all-day

Break out your linen tunic, satin bodice, and hoop skirt and get the entire family together for this fall’s RenFest. Experience artisans, performers, and entertainers of all stripes at one of Maryland’s most thrilling seasonal events.–Xandra Ellin

Check website for schedule info.

Sep
27
Wed
Succulent Building Workshop @ B. Willow
Sep 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Succulents and terrariums are all the rage, so spend an evening learning how to make your own succulent. Participants will learn everything they need to grow happy, healthy plants and will choose from a variety of vintage containers.

Oct
5
Thu
Third Thursdays in Federal Hill
Oct 5 @ 8:00 pm

Federal Hill Shops, Galleries and Boutiques open until 8pm every Third Thursday: With specials, Wine and cheese pairings and other promotions. Enjoy 10% off at participating restaurants.

Oct
11
Wed
Disney on Ice: Dare to Dream @ Royal Farms Arena
Oct 11 – Oct 15 all-day

Disney on Ice celebrates women who defy expectations and expand the limits of what’s possible in this new production. Moana makes her Disney on Ice debut and veteran characters Anna, Rapunzel, Belle and Cinderella join her. Empower the whole family with this tribute to following your dreams!–Xandra Ellin

Showtimes are as follows:

  • 10/11 — 7:30 p.m.
  • 10/12 — 7:30 p.m.
  • 10/13 — 10:30 a.m., 7:30 p.m.
  • 10/14 — 11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m.
  • 10/15 — Noon, 4 p.m.
Oct
15
Sun
Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage @ Jewish Museum of Maryland Herbert Bearman Campus
Oct 15 2017 – Jan 15 2018 all-day
Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage @ Jewish Museum of Maryland Herbert Bearman Campus | Baltimore | Maryland | United States

The Jewish Museum of Maryland will host a major traveling exhibit, Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage from October 15, 2017 to January 15, 2018. The exhibit details the dramatic recovery of historic materials relating to the Jewish community in Iraq from a flooded basement in Saddam Hussein’s intelligence headquarters, and the National Archives’ ongoing work in support of U.S. Government efforts to preserve these materials. The 2,000 square foot exhibit features 23 recovered items and a “behind the scenes” video of the fascinating yet painstaking preservation process.

Oct
19
Thu
#OMGFood @ La Cuchara Restaurant
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm

The League for People with Disabilities, one of Maryland’s oldest non-profit organizations, will celebrate 90 years of serving the Baltimore community with #OMGFood, an evening of Food, Fun and Fabulousness. The evening will feature some of Baltimore’s stand-out local celebrity chefs including Chad Gauss from Food Market and La Food Marketa, Zach Mills from Wit & Wisdom, Ben Lefenfeld from La Cuchara, and Neil Howell from the Corner Pantry. These culinary phenoms offer cooking demonstrations along with cocktails and heavy appetizers. There will also be a silent auction, live music, raffles and more.

Oct
20
Fri
Maryland Home and Garden Show @ Maryland State Fairgrounds
Oct 20 @ 10:00 am – Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm
Maryland Home and Garden Show @ Maryland State Fairgrounds | Lutherville-Timonium | Maryland | United States

Fall is here! Are you looking to squeeze in a home improvement project before the snow? Prepare your home and garden for the winter elements? Get an early start on holiday shopping?

The Maryland State Fairgrounds will be packed with experts to help with these and any other project you have in mind at the Fall Maryland Home and Garden Show, October 20-22, 2017.

Don’t miss:

More than 300 Exhibitors
What needs an upgrade? From patio to garden and bathroom to kitchen, the expert contractors at the show are waiting to help you turn your house into your dream home. With so many professionals in one place, you can comparison shop and explore every option.

Life Changing Products
Author and show favorite Boyce Thompson brings his interactive, cutting edge display of home products including the virtual nursery, personal robot, home automation systems, speakers that screw into light bulbs, smart valves and more.

Tailgating Tips
It’s football season. And EATING season. Expert Midwest BBQ duo Mad Dog and Merrill will share their tailgating secrets in hilarious seminars that will make you a grill master just in time for kickoff.

One-of–a-Kind Holiday Gifts
Shop juried crafts for gift-giving season! You will find unique items for everyone on your list, no matter how hard they are to shop for.

Fall Gardens
Did you know fall is a great time to install your landscape? The best garden pros in the area will showcase their talents and walk you through how they’ll turn your outdoors into an oasis.

Antique Appraisal
Trash or treasure? Bring it in! With over 20 years of experience, Annapolis antique expert Todd Peenstra will appraise your jewelry, paintings, toys, clocks, pottery, glass, silver – anything old!

Tiny House with a Big Impact!
Check out Baltimore nonprofit Civic Works’ Tiny House – a feat of affordability and sustainability, featuring a living area, sleeping loft, kitchen, and bathroom in less than 200 square feet.

Get Organized
Don’t miss a seminar from the experts at the National Association of Professional Organizers who will teach you how to de-clutter and to store (and find!) every item in your house.
Tickets to the Maryland Home & Garden Show at the Maryland State Fairgrounds are $9 for adults, $7 for seniors, $3 for kids ages 6-12 and free for children under 6. Admission is also free for active military, police and fire employees with ID. Receive $2 off admission when you buy tickets online at www.mdhomeandgardenshow.com/fall.

The Maryland Home & Garden Show is sponsored by M&T Bank.

For more information on the Maryland Home & Garden Show, visit www.mdhomeandgarden.com/fall or call (410) 863-1180.

Oct
21
Sat
On Your Marc @ The Gordon Center for the Performing Arts
Oct 21 @ 8:30 pm
On Your Marc @ The Gordon Center for the Performing Arts | Owings Mills | Maryland | United States

TV icon Marc Summers comes to the Gordon to present the new documentary about his fascinating television career. Summers helped launch both Nickelodeon and Food Network with his two hit shows — “Double Dare” and “Unwrapped” — in the late ’80s and ’90s. Today at 65, he continues to produce television for numerous networks and frequently pops up on shows such as “The View,” “Rachael Ray,” “The Chew,” “Guy’s Grocery Games,” and many others.

Featuring a live performance by local Baltimore band Vivid Low Sky, Q&A hosted by WTMD host Sam Gallant, and live Double Dare type games. On your Marc … get set … go!

Oct
26
Thu
Third Thursdays in Federal Hill
Oct 26 @ 8:00 pm

Federal Hill Shops, Galleries and Boutiques open until 8pm every Third Thursday: With specials, Wine and cheese pairings and other promotions. Enjoy 10% off at participating restaurants.

Nov
5
Sun
Mark Nizer @ Gordon Center for Performing Arts
Nov 5 @ 3:00 pm

International juggling champion Mark Nizer takes over the stage presenting a daring performance guaranteed to astound! Watch through 3-D glasses as he juggles bowling balls, chainsaws and much, much more.