12N-5pmDorchester Showcase & Art WalkVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals An Art Walk and street festival, musical performances, vendor booths, family art activities and Eastern Shore cuisine.
1:30-4pmCollage Workshop: Wedding MemoriesVisual Arts, History & Heritage Teaching artist Susan Farrer leads a collage workshop for wedding ephemera. Bring memory items from your wedding, including invitations, menus,...
1:30-3pmRace and #RealTalk: The HALO Quartet at the Newcomer House on Antietam National BattlefieldPerforming Arts, Civil War, History & Heritage Observe the anniversary of the preliminary Emancipation Proclamation during this musical event at the Newcomer House on Antietam National Battlefield.
3-5pmColumbia Orchestra: Chamber Concert at the ChrysalisPerforming Arts, Nature & Outdoor Join small ensembles from The Columbia Orchestra for a free outdoor chamber concert on the last day of summer.
11am-2pmThe Arc of Frederick County's Inaugural Jazz BrunchFood & Drink Enjoy a meal prepared by The Arc's Culinary Program while listening to relaxing jazz music. All proceeds support people with intellectual and...
3pmClassical Recital Series - Nina AndersonPerforming Arts Nina Anderson of Adelphi, Maryland, is a soprano Vocal Performance major at the University of Maryland. Accompanist, Ying-Shan Su is a Taiwanese...
3-5pmThe Havre de Grace Arts Collective presents “Artists of the Lower Susquehanna”Performing Arts Esme Trio in Concert means an afternoon of enchanting songs, duets and piano music to engage the listener. The concert features the music of Brahms,...
1-4pmArt Exhibition at Launch Workplaces BethesdaVisual Arts, Food & Drink, Multicultural Patricia Dubroof curates exhibitions at the Gallery at Launch Workplaces. Guest Artists include Liz Goll Lerner and Elsie Zarin Goll.
4-6pmUnited States Naval Academy Band ConcertPerforming Arts Enjoy this Chamber & Brass Ensemble Winds Concert. This premier military band offers world-class ensembles which perform a variety of musical...
1-2pmArt, Ritual, CommunityVisual Arts, Multicultural, Miscellaneous Join artists Danielle Durchslag and Ryan Frank, creators of A Wandering Sukkah, a colorful, skyscraper-inspired sukkah, as they share their...
6-8:30pmMusic at the Mansion Presents Beaucoup BluePerforming Arts, Miscellaneous Philadelphia-based Americana father and son duo David and Adrian Mowry weave together traditional and contemporary styles into an innovative and...
Varies depending on dayThe Best of the Art League of GermantownVisual Arts The Art League of Germantown has curated a fine art display of paintings, drawings, photographs, mixed media, and sculpture. All exhibited pieces are...
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Behind the Scenes MAC Lab Tours1-2pmHistory & Heritage, Miscellaneous Enjoy a free behind the scenes tour of the Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory (MAC Lab), a state-of-the-art facility that houses over eight million artifacts, including collections from...City: St. Leonard
Chestertown First Friday5-8pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink First Friday is a free event sponsored by Chestertown's downtown merchants, community organizations, and art galleries along Park Row, High Street, Cross Street, and Cannon Street.City: Chestertown
Artists In Action - Cecil County Arts CouncilVisual Arts The Cecil County Arts Council invites you to bring your supplies and set up in the gallery on Wednesdays. Work alongside other artists in an open studio setting.City: Elkton
2nd Saturday Contra Dance8-11pmPerforming Arts, Multicultural, Ongoing, Miscellaneous Baltimore Folk Music Society presents Contras & Squares. You don't need a partner. Attend a workshop at 7:30pm. The Dance is from 8-11pm with a short break.City: Baltimore
Creative Outlet3-5pmVisual Arts, Multicultural First Saturday of each month you can expand young people's appreciation of the arts and diverse cultures. Each session allows young people and their families to engage in art activities that focus on...City: Frederick
Carillon Recitals12:30-1pmPerforming Arts, History & Heritage Monthly on 1st, 2nd and 3rd Sundays, city Carillonneur John Widmann plays the 49-bell carillon mechanically using both hands and feet. Relax on the lawn of Baker Park and let the music soothe your...City: Frederick
Derwood Farmers Market9am - 1pmFood & Drink A community market featuring fresh, local fruits, veggies, meats, baked goodies, arts, kids activities, live music... Meet sustainable local farmers and from-scratch makers of edibles & art! City: Derwood
Open Mic Night at the Garfield Center for the Arts7:30-10pmPerforming Arts Play music on your own or with a band, read some poetry, do a stand-up routine. The options are limitless. E-mail Ford Schumann at firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up, or for more information. Free to attend...City: Chestertown
Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market3-7pmPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink The Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market, located in charming Mount Airy, features fresh, local farm fruits, veggies, meats, cheeses, soaps, baked goods, arts, demos, kids activities, live music.City: Mount Airy
Pen Mar Park Summer ConcertsPerforming Arts The dance pavilion is the site of Sunday afternoon dances with live music, June-September, featuring the very finest of the big band era ballroom music. City: Cascade
Lunchlines Poetry GroupPerforming Arts, Literary Arts The "Lunchlines" poetry group, meets every 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month. Stop by to listen or join the fun. Bring your lunch and enjoy the merry, often comical, clever wordsmiths.City: Rising Sun
Sandy Spring Museum Resident Artists Open HouseVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Visit the eleven resident artists working in clay, fiber, metal and enamel. See them at work in their studios the first Saturday of every month.City: Sandy Spring
Spencer Finch - Moon Dust10am-5pmVisual Arts Spencer Finch’s impressive light installation Moon Dust (Apollo 17), first presented at the 2009 Venice Biennale, will illuminate the BMA’s majestic Fox Court for the next seven years.City: Baltimore
Art and Architecture Walking Tour - Heritage FrederickVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor Look at Frederick with new eyes. Experience the history and beauty of downtown as we explore some of the popular architectural styles, local art and history.City: Frederick
ArchiTrex10am-12NVisual Arts, History & Heritage Explore Annapolis with this new architecture walking tour which is led by a professional architect, and authenticated by historians. Enjoy an exciting narrative and leisurely trek of Annapolis'...City: Annapolis
A Golden Anniversary - Celebrating 50 Years of the Print, Drawing & Photograph Society10am-5pmVisual Arts The BMA’s oldest friends group, the Print, Drawing...City: Baltimore
Sail Away & Learn the History of the Chesapeake Bay aboard the Schooner Woodwind - Kevin BrooksVaries depending on dayHistory & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor Historic forts, world-class boat building centers, proud diversity, resilient waterman and becoming the ever fun and ever mighty Maritime Republic of Eastport! Join Kevin for this fun, irreverent and...City: Annapolis
Subverting Beauty - African Anti-Aesthetics10am-5pmVisual Arts, Multicultural Subverting Beauty features approximately two dozen works from sub-Saharan African’s colonial period (c. 1880–c. 1960) that are accumulative, composite, crude, uncanny, and disproportionate.City: Baltimore
Laugh Riot at Positano Live Standup Comedy Saturdays7-10pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink, Ongoing Live Standup Comedy Show on Saturday Nights in Bethesda featuring local Maryland standup comedians. Check website for more information.City: Bethesda
September Sunsets Concert Series6-8pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink, Nature & Outdoor The fun of AMMP's summer concert series will continue this fall at Back Creek Park. Join us Thursdays in September for music by the Bay. Beer and wine will be for sale, with proceeds benefiting the...City: Annapolis
Monday Night English Country Dance8-10:30pmPerforming Arts, Multicultural, Ongoing English Country Dancing is joyous, lively movement to elegant music in a friendly, informal setting. The figures are simple, and each dance is taught and walked through. New dancers are always...City: Baltimore
Experience Culture FestVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Join us for a cultural celebration. Culture Fest is a family-friendly art exhibit for all to experience and inspire multicultural appreciation and understanding.City: Bethesda
Sandy Spring Museum Bluegrass Jam3-5pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Ongoing Bring your stringed instrument and join a bluegrass jam at the museum. Whether you are a relative newbie to jamming or a seasoned musician, you will enjoy the camaraderie as we share favorite songs...City: Sandy Spring
WondeRoom Create Date12N-4pmVisual Arts, Multicultural, Ongoing, Miscellaneous The WondeRoom is a dedicated space filled with experiential, hands-on, family-friendly activities that inspire creativity through design based problem solving. Designed for children to participate...City: Sandy Spring
2nd Friday Art Strolls in Berlin5-8pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Fairs & Festivals Stroll the streets and businesses to check out the featured artists and musicians at the Makers Market on Jefferson Street.City: Berlin
Alive at Five on Carroll Creek5-8pmPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink Alive @ Five’s 2019 season features 21 rockin’ events every Thursday (except July 4th) from May 9 - Oct 3. Enjoy happy hour + live music on Carroll Creek in Downtown Frederick. Admission is $5, all...City: Frederick
Berlin Farmer's Market9am-1pmFood & Drink Take advantage of local fresh produce and handmade goods at our weekly Farmer's Market. Enjoy music and family fun with so much more.City: Berlin
Berlin Farmers Market9am-1pmFairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, Ongoing Only fresh local produce make it into our farmers market. Choose veggies, fruit, baked goods, herbs, and more. Enjoy live music and a petting zoo. Real Farmers at a real Farmers Market.City: Berlin
BIG Time: Interview & Improv Comedy Show - Be Unprepared8-9pmPerforming Arts "Best Improv Show" - Best of Baltimore magazine. See an improv show where we interview and comedically revere some of Baltimore's most important movers and shakers..City: Baltimore
Bobby's Boozy Brunch Show12N-4pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink, Miscellaneous Get your friends together for the bottomless brunch paired with a fantastic show that has everyone talking. "We drive over 2 1/2 hours to come here. We love it and have brought family and friends...City: National Harbor
Chestertown Second SaturdayVaries depending on dayFairs & Festivals Live music, amazing food and drink, and fun for everyone. Join us in downtown Chestertown for Second Saturdays, sponsored by Bad Alfred's Distilling. This event is held rain or shine. Guests of all...City: Chestertown
CreativitY, with a capital WHY?Visual Arts An exhibit of creative people at work captured in action by professional photographer Larry Marc Levine.City: Sandy Spring
Every Day: Selections from the Collection10am-5pmVisual Arts, Multicultural Every Day: Selections from the Collection is the BMA’s first reinstallation of its contemporary collection centered on black artistic imagination. Nearly 50 works of painting, sculpture, video,...City: Baltimore
Exhibition: On Land and On Sea: A Century of Women in the Rosenfeld CollectionVisual Arts, Celebrating Women, History & Heritage The exhibition features the work of Morris and Stanley Rosenfeld who created the world’s largest and most significant collection of maritime photography with more than one million images that are...City: St. Michaels
Exhibition: Reclaimed Creations11am-4pmVisual Arts Enter a wonderland of airy horses, birds, and sea creatures appearing to fly, swim, run and swirl. Sayaka Kajita Ganz creates sculptures from reclaimed plastic objects, arranging the fragments of...City: Towson
Farmers/Arts & Crafts/Antiques/Flea Market at 1812 Brewery10am-3pmFairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, Ongoing 1812 Brewery's Farmer's/Arts...City: Cumberland
Figure Drawing at Cecil County Arts Council10am-12NVisual Arts Join the figure drawing group every week on the the 2nd floor of the gallery. All skills are welcome, must be 18 years to attend. Bring your art supplies. Tables and chairs are provided, easels...City: Elkton
First Friday Arts on the River5-8pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts Stroll the streets of this beautiful small town and visit the restaurants, art galleries and small shops. Enjoy special offers, light refreshments, wine tastings, the sounds of local musicians,...City: Snow Hill
Friday Night Farmers' Market, Classic Car Cruise-In and Art Fair in North Beach5-8pmFairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, Ongoing This weekly market offers seasonal delights from local farms, Calvert County wineries, breweries; classic cars and an art fair.City: North Beach
Galena Open-Air Market10am-3pmFairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, History & Heritage Join us in the town of Galena for a monthly Open-Air Market with live music. Browse the more than 20 vendors, artisans, food providers, and visit local antique stores, ice cream shops & more. City: Galena
Hitching Their Dreams to Untamed Stars: Joyce J. Scott & Elizabeth Talford Scott10am-5pmVisual Arts, Celebrating Women MacArthur award-winning artist and Baltimore icon Joyce J. Scott’s earliest art lessons were at the knee of her mother, the renowned fiber artist Elizabeth Talford Scott.City: Baltimore
Hometown Girl: Contemporary Quilts of Mimi DietrichVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Celebrating Women, History & Heritage This exhibition features one-of-a-kind appliqué quilts created by Baltimore-native Mimi Dietrich. The exhibition is on view through March 2020. The MdHS museum is open Wednesday-Saturday, 10am-5pm,...City: Baltimore
Karaoke Happy Hour at Layton's Chance6-10pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink, Miscellaneous Join us for singing, dancing, and all around good times. Bring your dinner and snacks to complete the night. Wine available at the bar. Table reservations will be taken by phone on the day of the...City: Vienna
Literary Mount Vernon Walking TourVaries depending on dayHistory & Heritage, Literary Arts Follow in the footsteps of Baltimore's literary luminaries and discover the elegant brownstone mansions and majestic cultural institutions built by Baltimore's successful 19th-century merchants and...City: Baltimore
Live Music by Harmonica Jazz12N-5pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink Join us for a Sunday afternoon of wine and live jazz music. Harmonica Jazz will be performing jazz from 1-4pm and will surely be a good time with friends, family and wine.City: Thurmont
Live Music by John Durant12N-5pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink Join us for a Sunday afternoon of wine & live music. John DuRant will be performing from 1-4pm and will surely be a good time with friends, family and wine.City: Thurmont
Live Music by Matthew MillsVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Food & Drink Stop by the winery to enjoy our award-winning wines, and live music by Matthew Mills from 1-4pm. Bring friends, family and enjoy the afternoon. City: Thurmont
Movie Night on the Creek in Downtown Frederick7-11pmVisual Arts, Food & Drink This summer, enjoy five free movie nights - outdoor theater style. Get ready to enjoy some of the best movies right here in Downtown Frederick. Admission is free; beer, wine...City: Frederick
Murder Mystery: The Late Late Late ShowVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Food & Drink This event includes dinner and a show on WMSR's historic rails. Nestle into your seat in one of the heritage dining cars to experience this fun, interactive murder mystery while dining.City: Cumberland
Oletha DeVane: Traces of the Spirit10am-5pmVisual Arts, Celebrating Women, Multicultural Projected lights, sounds, and reflective surfaces convey a sense of flowing water in Oletha DeVane’s installation, Traces of the Spirit, presented inside the BMA’s Spring House.City: Baltimore
Open Mic Comedy at Rockwell Brewery7:30-10:30pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink Open Mic for Stand up comedians.City: Frederick
Portrait Study at Cecil County Arts Council1:30-3:30pmVisual Arts Portrait study takes place on the 2nd floor of the arts council every Friday. Enhance your skills with a live model each week. Bring your art supplies. Tables and chairs provided, easels are...City: Elkton
Purple Haze: Selective PerceptionsVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Ongoing, Miscellaneous Washington Goes Purple teams up with WCAC to help prevent addiction and stand against substance abuse. Opening reception Thursday, August 29, 2019 5-7pm. Gallery hours: Tuesday-Friday, 11am-5pm and...City: Hagerstown
Red Heifer Winery Summer Concert SeriesPerforming Arts, Food & Drink Enjoy live local music outdoors all summer long (indoors in event of rain). Wines can be purchased by the glass or bottle. Entertainment is free and from 5-7pm on Saturday and Sunday evenings. Snacks...City: Smithsburg
Reflections: A Brief History of Looking at OurselvesVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, History & Heritage “Reflections: A Brief History of Looking at Ourselves” is a new photography exhibition exploring themes of identity and place that are at the cornerstone of human experience and widely examined in...City: Baltimore
René Treviño: Gran Fury10am-5pmVisual Arts Mexican-American artist, Renè Treviño, is a Baltimore based painter whose work is precise and graphic. Treviño explores themes of history and identity as he is often compelled to create thoughtful,...City: Laurel
Resident Artist Open House10am-2pmVisual Arts Stop by on the first Saturday of any month to meet the museum's resident artists, see them at work, and learn more about their craft. You may want to purchase a one-of-a-kind gift for yourself or a...City: Sandy Spring
Sailing Cruise with Live Music aboard the Schooner Woodwind - The Roadside5:30-7:30pmPerforming Arts, Nature & Outdoor The Roadside is a blue's influenced, roots-rock acoustic band that features music from the turn of the century to modern day hits.City: Annapolis
Sight Lines and Discoveries: Engaging the LandscapeVisual Arts, Nature & Outdoor John Ruppert’s artistic vision inspired the placement of his works within Ladew’s settings which are complementary, sometimes subtle, and intriguing, serving as a catalyst that increases the...City: Monkton
Slavery, The Prison Industrial Complex: Photographs by Keith Calhoun & Chandra McCormick10am-5pmVisual Arts, Multicultural For more than 30 years, New Orleans-natives Keith Calhoun (b. 1955) and Chandra McCormick (b. 1957) have been documenting life in the Louisiana State Penitentiary at Angola.City: Baltimore
Teen Beats ShowVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Food & Drink, Miscellaneous No fun if you're under 21? Not anymore! Here is a place where teens can hang, enjoy a meal, and listen to their favorite songs performed live.City: National Harbor
The Latino Art League of Greater Washington, D.C.10am-5pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Multicultural Join us as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with The Latino Art League of Greater Washington, D.C. Visual artists and educators will be displaying their work, including oil painting, watercolors...City: Laurel
Times of Perception ExhibitionVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Multicultural A multimedia exhibition that reflects on the experience of Japanese internment, the Muslim Ban, and the treatment of Muslims after the War on Terror.City: Owings Mills
Visions of Cynefin6-9pmVisual Arts Paintings by Nicholas Farrell on display September 7 through 30, 2019. City: Frostburg
Walkersville Southern Railroad Jesse James Day11am-1:30pm, 2-3:30pmPerforming Arts, History & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor Jesse and his gang are on the loose. Expect an Old West raid on the train (loot supplied). Be aware: there will be the sound of gunfire.City: Walkersville
Walkersville Southern Railroad Murder Mystery Dinner Train6-8pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink, History & Heritage Enjoy a four-course meal with gracious service in a grand setting. Board our richly restored 1920s-era dining car at the train station in Walkersville for 6pm departure. Relax to fine dining...City: Walkersville
Wills Creek Exhibition of Fine Art11am-5pmVisual Arts The Wills Creek Exhibition of Fine Art is a national, juried exhibition of contemporary art representing the finest in painting, photography, sculpture, ceramics, fiber art and more. A public opening...City: Cumberland
Yoga on the Creek7-8amMiscellaneous Start your day with free yoga in the amphitheater from 7-8am. All skill levels are welcome and donations are encouraged. Yoga on the Creek is held each Thursday morning, May 9-Oct 3 (except July 4th...City: Frederick
Helen on WheelsVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts A heartwarming comedy about a feisty granny who keeps busting out of jail and refusing to listen to her son, until a handsome stranger comes to town. Enjoy this comedy by Cricket Daniel, directed by...City: Gaithersburg
FragmentsVaries depending on dayVisual Arts An exhibit featuring photography by Willy Conley & Don James. Exhibit dates: August 30 - October 11, 2019. City: Ellicott City
Proof by David AuburnVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Visual Arts Catherine has inherited her late father’s house, hundreds of notebooks, and his mathematical genius. Terrified she has also inherited his psychosis, she must face questions about who she is.City: Baltimore
Souvenir: A Fantasia on the Life of Florence Foster JenkinsVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts Rep Stage, the professional regional theatre in residence at Howard Community College, presents Stephen Temperley’s stunning play, “Souvenir,” which tells the story of Florence Foster Jenkins.City: Columbia
InterAct Story Theatre's Bobtail BONG BONG: A Monkey's TaleVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous A unique, interactive forum theatre experience for young children and the grownups who love them in which kids call the shots and make the choices--and the characters try out their ideas to see if...City: Silver Spring
A Conversation of Wonder9am-9pmVisual Arts Exhibit, at The Meeting House Gallery, features 22 artists from the Montgomery Art Association. The reception, with refreshments and music, is on Sunday, September 8, 1-3 pm.City: Columbia
Arsenic and Old LaceVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts Mortimer Brewster is wondering what his two sweet little aunts are up to...find out with him in what the New York Times once called one of the funniest plays ever!City: Annapolis
Tidewater Players presents A Few Good MenVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts This Broadway hit, the debut work of Aaron Sorkin, sizzles on stage as it centers around the trial of two Marines for complicity in the death of a fellow Marine at Guantanamo Bay. A FEW GOOD MEN...City: Havre de Grace
DISTRICT Arts presents "Three Dimensional Narratives: Story Through Sculpture"Varies depending on dayVisual Arts DISTRICT Arts presents the works of Daniel Lai in Frederick. Daniel creates amazing sculptures out of discarded books. His narrative book sculptures tell stories of lived moments. Reception: Sept...City: Frederick
Legendary Fertility Statues Arrive in Ocean City!9am-10pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Multicultural The Most Popular Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Touring Exhibit begins a limited engagement on Ocean City's Boardwalk. This exhibit is so popular, we recommend that you contact us before making your...City: Ocean City
The Best of the Art League of GermantownVaries depending on dayVisual Arts The Art League of Germantown has curated a fine art display of paintings, drawings, photographs, mixed media, and sculpture. All exhibited pieces are available for sale. Free opening reception/meet...City: Rockville