Don’t miss Market Day, Cylburn Arboretum’s plant sale and festival, Friday, May 6th from 4:30-7:30 (preview party) and Saturday, May 7th from 8:00 a.m – 2:00 p.m. The Preview Party costs $20 for members and $25 for non-members. Enjoy free parking, wine and beer, music and food trucks on Friday. Saturday’s Market Day is free and it is a great time to load up on plants for the season (purchase plants on Friday night, too!). Park on the grounds for $10, park on the street, or take a free shuttle from the KIPP school.
Join Baltimore Child Abuse Center on Friday, May 13 at Harbor East restaurant Pazo as it celebrates members of the Baltimore community for their commitment to keeping children safe from sexual abuse, trauma, and other adverse childhood experiences.
Maryland State Delegate Adrienne Jones among those honored at Distinguished Women’s Award Celebration
The Girl Scouts’ 2016 Distinguished Women’s Award Celebration takes place Thursday, April 21 at the Baltimore Country Club from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. The event is open to the public and includes light fare and both a silent and live auction. Money raised at the event benefit local Girl Scout programs. This year, the event focuses on Girl Scouts of Central Maryland’s community programs, which include In-School programming for girls in grades K-8. Currently, the council provides in 66 local schools programs on anti-bullying, financial literacy, and STEM. For tickets, sponsorships or general information about the event, contact Berit Killingstad, Major Gifts Officer, at [email protected].
The 2016 Distinguished Women Honorees:
Break out the mint juleps, bow ties, and big hats! Don’t Miss Hats and Horses, a night of dinner, dancing, and gaming, at the Baltimore Country Club on May 6 from 6:30 – 11:00 p.m. to benefit the Kennedy Krieger Institute.
LEELOO’S LOUNGE PRE-PARTY | 7:30 pm
It’s time for the Creative Alliance’s Marquee Ball, and Leeloo’s Lounge Party is the best part of the night! With exclusive performances throughout The Patterson, heavy hors d’oeuvres, specialty drinks, beer & wine, and more it is sure to be the best party of the year. Entry to the Deep Space Dance Party included in the $90 ticket price! Support our creative community and buy your tickets today.
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Advanced purchase of tickets suggested.
Join us for Fat Tuesday at Mount Vernon Marketplace! Live FREE JAZZ by Big Bertha’s Rhythm Kings, Craw Fish Boil @ The Local Oyster. Come in wearing your best masquerade mask and win prizes from our amazing vendors! All Night Drink & Food Specials… this is a must!
Maryland is home to plenty of interesting object drops to ring in the New Year. There’s the crab in Easton, the Princess Anne muskrat, and we can’t forget the Hagerstown doughnut. Baltimore has the Disco Ball Drop in Hampden. And this year, a new bar is set to add another descending doodad that’s recognizable to all viewers of all ages.
“Unofficial” end of Baltimore Design Week at Award Winning Facility Celebrates students, families and supporters
Baltimore Design School (BDS), Maryland’s only transformation school dedicated to preparing middle and high school students for careers in design, is hosting its first major back to school rally on October 24, 12noon – 3pm, at the school’s award winning facility in state-of-the-art educational facility in the Station North Arts and Entertainment District. The event, hosted by BDS’ Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is open to the public; interested parents, future students and potential supporters are encouraged to attend.