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May 2020

May 1, 2020

CES at Frostburg State University presents Veronica Swift7:30pmPerforming Arts Vocal jazz prodigy Veronica Swift presents an intimate evening of bebop, vocalese and traditional swing.City: Frostburg
Highlights Tours of "Spectrum of Fashion" Exhibition12:30-3:30pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage Take a highlights tour of the “Spectrum of Fashion” exhibition at the Maryland Historical Society. Get an up-close look and hear the stories behind the garments with one of our museum staff. Tours...City: Baltimore
Speidel, Goodrich, Goggin, & Lille and Kyle Davis8pmPerforming Arts Speidel, Goodrich, Goggin, and Lille is a Virginia-based band that has been entertaining audiences throughout the country for many years, both together and as part of other projects.City: Annapolis
CANCELLED: CES at Frostburg State University presents Veronica Swift7:30pmPerforming Arts Vocal jazz prodigy Veronica Swift presents an intimate evening of bebop, vocalese and traditional swing.City: Frostburg
Teen Nights: Liner Notes8pmPerforming Arts Teen audiences gather for a special evening of live music, poetry, theatre, and multimedia. Sing along, dance, and live tweet while this exceptional troupe uncovers the stories behind some of music’s...City: Cheverly

May 2, 2020

Singer Songwriter Series - Seth Glier Workshop & Concert3pm workshop, 7:30pm concertPerforming Arts Grammy-nominated musician Seth Glier continues to gain momentum with his superb song crafting skills and his elegantly emotional voice. Workshop 3pm, Concert is at 7:30pm.City: Gaithersburg
Curator Talk - Tim Davis2pmVisual Arts, Miscellaneous Come join us for a talk with the curator of one of our exhibitions, Tim Davis. View various artists' work that has been handpicked by Mr. Davis, and hear his artistic process behind the curation of...City: Laurel
Classic Albums Live: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers – Damn the Torpedoes8-10pmPerforming Arts One of the great American rock albums of its era and a worthy addition to the Classic Albums lineup.City: Frederick
May Day Celebration at the Vineyards11am-5pmFairs & Festivals, Food & Drink The annual May Day Celebration means maypole dancing, live music, Classic/Ancient Gallic games, fine wine, food, and more.City: Parkton
BSO Music Box: Birdie Melodies10am, 11:30amPerforming Arts Tweet, tweet! Soar like the little birdies flying through the air and nesting in the trees with a BSO flute, violin and viola trio. Tickets $12.City: Baltimore

May 3, 2020

B Minor Mass with Bach in Baltimore4-6pmPerforming Arts There is no question. The crown jewel in Bach’s oeuvre is the heavenly B Minor Mass. It represents Bach’s lifelong and tireless artistry as a composer and musician of the highest caliber.City: Baltimore
Deer Creek Chorale presents The Wonder of Nature's Beauty4-6pmPerforming Arts Deer Creek Chorale is honored to present a commissioned piece by Dr. Daniel McDavitt, "Sunrise Mass" by Ola Gjeilo with string orchestra and guest conductor Dr. Adriang Khaefi. Our community sponsor...City: Towson
Public Reception - Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon2-4pmVisual Arts, Miscellaneous Join us for our Public Reception in our Resident Artist Gallery to celebrate the collaboration of two of our very own resident artists, ceramicist Linda Bernard and textile artist Roslyn Logsdon as...City: Laurel
Silver Spring Mother's Day Arts & Crafts Spring Fair ~ Mother's Day Celebration1-6pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink More than 60 artisans and crafters, independent consultants and small businesses come together for the annual Silver Spring Arts and Crafts Spring Festival, just in time for Mother's Day. Come find...City: Silver Spring
Igudesman & Joo4pmPerforming Arts When Aleksey Igudesman & Hyung-ki Joo perform with Maryland Classic Youth Orchestras of Strathmore (MCYO), the musical nightmares take on epic proportions!City: North Bethesda

May 4, 2020

Carroll Singers Presents “Let There Be Music!”7:30-9pmPerforming Arts This concert is a collection of music about music. Each song mentions singing or music. Titles include: The Sound of Music, Singing in the Rain, The Music of the Night. Tickets: The Arts Center,...City: Westminster
St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School Student Art Show w/Teacher Erin RuffVisual Arts, Ongoing, Miscellaneous The "St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School Student Art Show with Art Teacher, Erin Ruff," in the Main and Hall Galleries, is extended through May 5, 2020. Please use A...City: Hagerstown
She Kills MonstersVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts A sister’s sudden death sparks a descent into the mysterious world of fantasy gaming.City: College Park
Exhibition: The Women of Shahnameh, The Women of Afarin Rahmanifar11am-4pmVisual Arts, Celebrating Women, Multicultural Savor Afarin Rahmanifar’s arresting, large-scale mixed media paintings which showcase the compassionate, brave, loyal, and sensuous female characters of the Shahnameh, the Persian Book of Kings....City: Towson
Maryland House and Garden PilgrimageVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor For every person that has wanted to peek into the old house at the end of a lane, now is the time. Generous property owners will open their historic sites to the public for four Saturdays (April 25...City: Baltimore

May 5, 2020

Carroll Singers Presents “Let There Be Music!”7:30-9pmPerforming Arts This concert is a collection of music about music. Each song mentions singing or music. Titles include: The Sound of Music, Singing in the Rain, The Music of the Night. Tickets: The Arts Center,...City: Westminster
St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School Student Art Show w/Teacher Erin RuffVisual Arts, Ongoing, Miscellaneous The "St. Maria Goretti Catholic High School Student Art Show with Art Teacher, Erin Ruff," in the Main and Hall Galleries, is extended through May 5, 2020. Please use A...City: Hagerstown
She Kills MonstersVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts A sister’s sudden death sparks a descent into the mysterious world of fantasy gaming.City: College Park
Exhibition: The Women of Shahnameh, The Women of Afarin Rahmanifar11am-4pmVisual Arts, Celebrating Women, Multicultural Savor Afarin Rahmanifar’s arresting, large-scale mixed media paintings which showcase the compassionate, brave, loyal, and sensuous female characters of the Shahnameh, the Persian Book of Kings....City: Towson
Maryland House and Garden PilgrimageVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor For every person that has wanted to peek into the old house at the end of a lane, now is the time. Generous property owners will open their historic sites to the public for four Saturdays (April 25...City: Baltimore

May 6, 2020

She Kills MonstersVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts A sister’s sudden death sparks a descent into the mysterious world of fantasy gaming.City: College Park
Exhibition: The Women of Shahnameh, The Women of Afarin Rahmanifar11am-4pmVisual Arts, Celebrating Women, Multicultural Savor Afarin Rahmanifar’s arresting, large-scale mixed media paintings which showcase the compassionate, brave, loyal, and sensuous female characters of the Shahnameh, the Persian Book of Kings....City: Towson
Maryland House and Garden PilgrimageVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor For every person that has wanted to peek into the old house at the end of a lane, now is the time. Generous property owners will open their historic sites to the public for four Saturdays (April 25...City: Baltimore
Guest Curator: Tim Davis10am-5pmVisual Arts Presenting exhibitions of artists at various stages of their career is one of Montpelier Arts Center’s core commitments. We are excited to invite an outside curator to help further this mission....City: Laurel
Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon10am-5pmVisual Arts Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon have exhibited together for many years. They take raw materials, such as clay or yarn, and transform them into ceramic vessels and hooked wall hangings. In this...City: Laurel

May 7, 2020

Jonathan Coulton w/ Paul & Storm8pmPerforming Arts Jonathan Coulton, often called "JoCo" by fans, is an American singer-songwriter, known for his songs about geek culture and his use of the Internet to draw fans.City: Annapolis
She Kills Monsters - LIVE-STREAMED8pmPerforming Arts A sister’s sudden death sparks a descent into the mysterious world of fantasy gaming.City: College Park
Virtual Program and Happy Hour: Marvelous Style: How Fashion Defines Characters in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel4-5pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage See how real 1950s designs were reinterpreted, and how Maryland-native Claire McCardell served as the go-to inspiration for modern women as we investigate how fashion defines characters in The...City: Baltimore
Ocean City SpringfestPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Fairs & Festivals Springfest celebrates arrival of spring and the upcoming summer season. Join us under the four huge big-top tents located in the Inlet Lot at the south end of Ocean City's famous Boardwalk.City: Ocean City
She Kills MonstersVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts A sister’s sudden death sparks a descent into the mysterious world of fantasy gaming.City: College Park

May 8, 2020

Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring: UMD Symphony Orchestra8pmPerforming Arts A sensational and savage work to usher the coming of spring through folk ritual.City: College Park
NextLOOK: Sinclair Ogaga Emoghene, Pablo Regis, and Kate Spanos7pmPerforming Arts, Multicultural This new dance and music project examines ainihi (“identity” in Hausa) and alteridade (“otherness” in Portuguese) based on the traditions of Nigeria and Brazil.City: Mount Rainier
LIVE! At Montpelier - Allyn Johnson8pmPerforming Arts Native Washingtonian, Allyn Johnson, will perform music from his newly released CD, Where Angels Live. Johnson is a multitalented musician, composer, arranger, producer whose trademark sound gives...City: Laurel
Mary Halvorson, guitar (USA)7pm, 9pmPerforming Arts Halvorson and her band play jazz how it sounded when it first left New Orleans.City: College Park
BSO Presents Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back - In Concert8pmPerforming Arts After the destruction of the Death Star, the Rebel Alliance is under attack. Jedi Master Yoda teaches Luke Skywalker the ways of the force in Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, as the BSO performs...City: North Bethesda

May 9, 2020

Calvert Arts Festival10am-5pmPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink Local MD wines/craft beers, juried artisans, food stalls, music, children’s crafts, silent auction. Tour 1692 church/labyrinth. Rain or shine. Beer/wine tasting glasses: $15ea. Reserve glasses: https...City: Sunderland
Flower and Jazz Festival - Westminster10am-4pmPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Nature & Outdoor Visit Downtown Westminster and shop over 200 vendors on Main Street including Flower and Herb Marts. Enjoy live music throughout the day.City: Westminster
Stone and Spirit: The Original Campus of Goucher College10am-12NHistory & Heritage Join Baltimore Heritage and our guide, Marilyn Warshawsky, at Lovely Lane for a tour of this historic church, a presentation of photos of original Goucher College buildings, and a walking tour of the...City: Baltimore
BSO Gala Concert with Itzhak Perlman8:30pmPerforming Arts World-renowned violinist Itzhak Perlman joins the Baltimore Symphony for its annual Gala Concert at the Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. For sponsorship opportunities and full Gala packages, contact 410.783....City: Baltimore
Berlin Jazz & Blues, Wine & Brews10am-6pmPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink Music Festival...City: Berlin

May 10, 2020

Fest Of Spring Caribbean Wine, Food & Music Festival12pm-8pmFairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, Multicultural A Caribbean event with food, wine, music, live entertainment in the town of Frederick. Lots of fun and activities for the entire Family!City: Frederick
UMoves: Undergraduate Dance ConcertVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts In this fast-paced, rigorous and celebratory program, undergraduate dance students from the UMD School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies set new works of art into motion.City: College Park
Ocean City SpringfestPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Fairs & Festivals Springfest celebrates arrival of spring and the upcoming summer season. Join us under the four huge big-top tents located in the Inlet Lot at the south end of Ocean City's famous Boardwalk.City: Ocean City
Exhibition: The Women of Shahnameh, The Women of Afarin Rahmanifar11am-4pmVisual Arts, Celebrating Women, Multicultural Savor Afarin Rahmanifar’s arresting, large-scale mixed media paintings which showcase the compassionate, brave, loyal, and sensuous female characters of the Shahnameh, the Persian Book of Kings....City: Towson
Maryland House and Garden PilgrimageVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor For every person that has wanted to peek into the old house at the end of a lane, now is the time. Generous property owners will open their historic sites to the public for four Saturdays (April 25...City: Baltimore

May 11, 2020

Exhibition: The Women of Shahnameh, The Women of Afarin Rahmanifar11am-4pmVisual Arts, Celebrating Women, Multicultural Savor Afarin Rahmanifar’s arresting, large-scale mixed media paintings which showcase the compassionate, brave, loyal, and sensuous female characters of the Shahnameh, the Persian Book of Kings....City: Towson
Maryland House and Garden PilgrimageVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor For every person that has wanted to peek into the old house at the end of a lane, now is the time. Generous property owners will open their historic sites to the public for four Saturdays (April 25...City: Baltimore
Guest Curator: Tim Davis10am-5pmVisual Arts Presenting exhibitions of artists at various stages of their career is one of Montpelier Arts Center’s core commitments. We are excited to invite an outside curator to help further this mission....City: Laurel
Free First Thursday and Highlights Tour10am-5pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage Enjoy free museum admission and a highlights tour at 11am every first Thursday of the month. For groups of 10 or more, call to book the tour (410-685-3750).City: Baltimore
Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon10am-5pmVisual Arts Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon have exhibited together for many years. They take raw materials, such as clay or yarn, and transform them into ceramic vessels and hooked wall hangings. In this...City: Laurel

May 12, 2020

Exhibition: The Women of Shahnameh, The Women of Afarin Rahmanifar11am-4pmVisual Arts, Celebrating Women, Multicultural Savor Afarin Rahmanifar’s arresting, large-scale mixed media paintings which showcase the compassionate, brave, loyal, and sensuous female characters of the Shahnameh, the Persian Book of Kings....City: Towson
Maryland House and Garden PilgrimageVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor For every person that has wanted to peek into the old house at the end of a lane, now is the time. Generous property owners will open their historic sites to the public for four Saturdays (April 25...City: Baltimore
Guest Curator: Tim Davis10am-5pmVisual Arts Presenting exhibitions of artists at various stages of their career is one of Montpelier Arts Center’s core commitments. We are excited to invite an outside curator to help further this mission....City: Laurel
Free First Thursday and Highlights Tour10am-5pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage Enjoy free museum admission and a highlights tour at 11am every first Thursday of the month. For groups of 10 or more, call to book the tour (410-685-3750).City: Baltimore
Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon10am-5pmVisual Arts Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon have exhibited together for many years. They take raw materials, such as clay or yarn, and transform them into ceramic vessels and hooked wall hangings. In this...City: Laurel

May 13, 2020

Lyle Lovett & John Hiatt8pmPerforming Arts Two of America’s most admired singer-songwriters turn Strathmore’s Concert Hall into their front porch for an intimate acoustic evening, swapping stories and songs from throughout their incredible...City: North Bethesda
The Human Element - Film Screening ON-LINE12N-3pmPerforming Arts, History & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor This new documentary features subjects who are often overlooked victims of climate change. Environmental photographer James Balog focuses his lens on the complex relationship between humans and...City: Havre de Grace
The Human Element - Film Screening7pmPerforming Arts, History & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor This new documentary features subjects who are often overlooked victims of climate change. Environmental photographer James Balog focuses his lens on the complex relationship between humans and...City: Havre de Grace
Spring Greek Festival11am-8pmPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Multicultural The Sts. Peter & Paul Greek Festival celebrates Greek customs, food and culture. Come and experience authentic Greek cuisine, live music, and traditional dance performances.City: Frederick
Exhibition: The Women of Shahnameh, The Women of Afarin Rahmanifar11am-4pmVisual Arts, Celebrating Women, Multicultural Savor Afarin Rahmanifar’s arresting, large-scale mixed media paintings which showcase the compassionate, brave, loyal, and sensuous female characters of the Shahnameh, the Persian Book of Kings....City: Towson

May 14, 2020

Thirsty Thursdays at the Opera: Arias and Ales8-10pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink Top-flight professional opera singers will perform operatic highlights paired with ales and beers that have been specially planned to go with the music.City: Baltimore
Create + Connect, JAC's virtual workshop: Dance & Movement Class with Sarah Dahnke & Sarah Pope2-3pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Literary Arts Participants are led through the process of embodying choreography created by someone in solitary confinement and transcribing this movement into text, a creative and immersive experience that will...City: Silver Spring
Smooth Sounds for Seniors - Anita King12NPerforming Arts Come enjoy the soulful jazzy sounds of National Recording Jazz Vocalist Anita King. Anita melodic voice has swept across the Washington, DC area and brought her to sing in legendary venues across the...City: Laurel
Spring Greek Festival11am-8pmPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Multicultural The Sts. Peter & Paul Greek Festival celebrates Greek customs, food and culture. Come and experience authentic Greek cuisine, live music, and traditional dance performances.City: Frederick
Exhibition: The Women of Shahnameh, The Women of Afarin Rahmanifar11am-4pmVisual Arts, Celebrating Women, Multicultural Savor Afarin Rahmanifar’s arresting, large-scale mixed media paintings which showcase the compassionate, brave, loyal, and sensuous female characters of the Shahnameh, the Persian Book of Kings....City: Towson

May 15, 2020

Uli Jon Roth8pmPerforming Arts Experience an evening of true musical passion and inspiration. Uli takes us on a journey into his world of artistic imagination. Uli Jon Roth has always been a man with a mission, and in 2020 he is...City: Annapolis
Create + Connect, JAC's virtual workshop: Drawing Games workshop with Julie McNiel4-5pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Literary Arts These games, based on warm-ups that are used in prison art classes, are simple practices to encourage participants to enjoy drawing, engage in the spirit of improvisation, without judgment or the...City: Silver Spring
Spring Greek Festival11am-8pmPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Multicultural The Sts. Peter & Paul Greek Festival celebrates Greek customs, food and culture. Come and experience authentic Greek cuisine, live music, and traditional dance performances.City: Frederick
USNA Commissioning WeekHistory & Heritage, Miscellaneous Honoring midshipmen for completion of four years at the Naval Academy, Commissioning Week offers great entertainment including Blue Angels, Color Parade, special awards ceremonies, and musical...City: Annapolis
Exhibition: The Women of Shahnameh, The Women of Afarin Rahmanifar11am-4pmVisual Arts, Celebrating Women, Multicultural Savor Afarin Rahmanifar’s arresting, large-scale mixed media paintings which showcase the compassionate, brave, loyal, and sensuous female characters of the Shahnameh, the Persian Book of Kings....City: Towson

May 16, 2020

Gaithersburg Book Festival10am-6pmFairs & Festivals, Literary Arts, Multicultural Annual celebration of great books and great writing, featuring more than 100 award-winning and best-selling authors. 11th year.City: Gaithersburg
May Day at Historic St. Mary's City10am-4pmHistory & Heritage Celebrate the arrival of spring — colonial-style. Take part in a Maypole dance, play games, and make a craft to take home.City: St. Mary's City
Virtual Art & Sip6:30-8pmVisual Arts Join us online every third Saturday from 6:30-8:30pm with your drink of choice for Virtual Paint Night with CREATE! This May 16, painting master Jose Piedra will teach how to paint using our favorite...City: Silver Spring
Tribute to R.E.M. with N.E.W. athens8pmPerforming Arts The boys from Athens, Georgia, may have called it quits in 2011 after 31 years of critically acclaimed rock, but you can still enjoy their music live!City: North Bethesda
Wine in the WoodsVaries depending on dayFairs & Festivals, Food & Drink Wine in the Woods will feature more than 25 wineries, 50 artisans, musicians on 2 stages and more than 20 food vendors. The festival home is Symphony Woods in Columbia. City: Columbia

May 17, 2020

Splash'N Boots11amPerforming Arts Splash’N Boots rose to prominence in the hearts and minds of families through music, live shows and television. Their music creates family dance parties; it is a soundtrack to bedtimes, mealtime and...City: Annapolis
Mozart Requiem - Baltimore Choral Arts3pmPerforming Arts Baltimore Choral Arts’ season concludes with Mozart’s final creative masterpiece, his Requiem. Britten’s Serenade pairs six poems exploring the calm and sinister moods of night.City: Baltimore
Spring Plant Party at Evergreen Heritage Center1-4pmFairs & Festivals, History & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor Join us for our yearly spring event. Purchase native plants, herbs...City: Mount Savage
BSO Presents Baroque Favorites3pmPerforming Arts This conductor-less program puts the musicians of the BSO front and center. This is a musical feast of high drama for those who love the colors and sonorities of Baroque music. Tickets start at $25.City: Baltimore
Masterworks Chorale Presents: Brahms' Requiem3:30pmPerforming Arts In 1856, after the death of both his mother and dear friend and mentor Robert Schumann, Johannes Brahms immediately began work on his monumental Ein Deutsches Requiem (A German Requiem),...City: Westminster

May 18, 2020

BSO Presents Evgeny Kissin in Recital8pmPerforming Arts One of the most gifted classical pianists of his generation, Evgeny Kissin performs a recital of Beethoven's treasured piano sonatas. The BSO is not performing on this program. Tickets start at $45.City: Baltimore
Night of a Million Meals5:30-9pmFood & Drink A mouthwatering foodie experience! Indulge in an evening of fine food and drink featuring more than thirty chefs and restaurants, breweries, distilleries, and wineries showcasing signature dishes...City: Cockeysville
USNA Commissioning WeekHistory & Heritage, Miscellaneous Honoring midshipmen for completion of four years at the Naval Academy, Commissioning Week offers great entertainment including Blue Angels, Color Parade, special awards ceremonies, and musical...City: Annapolis
Guest Curator: Tim Davis10am-5pmVisual Arts Presenting exhibitions of artists at various stages of their career is one of Montpelier Arts Center’s core commitments. We are excited to invite an outside curator to help further this mission....City: Laurel
Baltimore Jewish Film Festival - VIRTUALVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Multicultural The BJFF is now VIRTUAL! Join us online May 16-June 10 for this diverse selection of dynamic, inspiring and meaningful films from around the world, examining Jewish history, heritage, and culture....City: Owings Mills

May 19, 2020

Create + Connect, JAC's virtual workshop: Dear & Sincerely — Movement and Text Exploration with Corina Dalzell5-6pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Literary Arts Using letter writing and correspondence as the guide we will explore how we address messages, and where they resonate in the body. Includes a movement based warm up, independent writing, improvising...City: Silver Spring
USNA Commissioning WeekHistory & Heritage, Miscellaneous Honoring midshipmen for completion of four years at the Naval Academy, Commissioning Week offers great entertainment including Blue Angels, Color Parade, special awards ceremonies, and musical...City: Annapolis
Guest Curator: Tim Davis10am-5pmVisual Arts Presenting exhibitions of artists at various stages of their career is one of Montpelier Arts Center’s core commitments. We are excited to invite an outside curator to help further this mission....City: Laurel
Baltimore Jewish Film Festival - VIRTUALVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Multicultural The BJFF is now VIRTUAL! Join us online May 16-June 10 for this diverse selection of dynamic, inspiring and meaningful films from around the world, examining Jewish history, heritage, and culture....City: Owings Mills
Free First Thursday and Highlights Tour10am-5pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage Enjoy free museum admission and a highlights tour at 11am every first Thursday of the month. For groups of 10 or more, call to book the tour (410-685-3750).City: Baltimore

May 20, 2020

Symphony In The City (BSO)7pmPerforming Arts The fourth in a series of free concerts to be performed around Baltimore during the 19-20 season. Made possible by Presenting Sponsor PNC, Symphony in the City brings the BSO out of the concert hall...City: Baltimore
Virtual Program: Fashion and Crisis: Looking to the Past to Understand How Fashion Might Change in the Future12N-1pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage Victoria Pass, Visual Culture specialist and Assistant Professor at the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) will discuss significant shifts in fashion trends throughout history and how they tend...City: Baltimore
USNA Commissioning WeekHistory & Heritage, Miscellaneous Honoring midshipmen for completion of four years at the Naval Academy, Commissioning Week offers great entertainment including Blue Angels, Color Parade, special awards ceremonies, and musical...City: Annapolis
Guest Curator: Tim Davis10am-5pmVisual Arts Presenting exhibitions of artists at various stages of their career is one of Montpelier Arts Center’s core commitments. We are excited to invite an outside curator to help further this mission....City: Laurel
Baltimore Jewish Film Festival - VIRTUALVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Multicultural The BJFF is now VIRTUAL! Join us online May 16-June 10 for this diverse selection of dynamic, inspiring and meaningful films from around the world, examining Jewish history, heritage, and culture....City: Owings Mills

May 21, 2020

Rescheduled: Bernard/Ebb Songwriting Awards Concert7:30pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink The 6th annual Awards concert, produced by the Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District, features live music by the competition finalists region-wide. Tickets available at www.bethesda.org.City: Bethesda
Rear Window7:30pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts A wheelchair-bound photographer spies on his neighbors from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder. RATING: PG. RUNTIME: 1hr, 52min. GENRE: Mystery, Thriller.City: Frederick
DelFestPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals DelFest offers stellar Bluegrass performances and one-of-a-kind musical collaborations over Memorial Day weekend. City: Cumberland
Maryland DeathfestPerforming Arts The best and most extreme bands the underground can offer. Diverse groups showcase death metal, grindcore, doom, thrash, hardcore, black metal and experimental at Rams Head Live-Baltimore and...City: Baltimore
USNA Commissioning WeekHistory & Heritage, Miscellaneous Honoring midshipmen for completion of four years at the Naval Academy, Commissioning Week offers great entertainment including Blue Angels, Color Parade, special awards ceremonies, and musical...City: Annapolis

May 22, 2020

BSO Presents Star Wars: Return of the Jedi - In ConcertVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts The fate of the galaxy hangs in the balance as the Rebel Alliance continues its fight against the Empire in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi. The full-length film plays on the big screen as the BSO...City: Baltimore
DelFestPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals DelFest offers stellar Bluegrass performances and one-of-a-kind musical collaborations over Memorial Day weekend. City: Cumberland
Balticon Regional Science Fiction ConventionVisual Arts, Literary Arts The Baltimore Science Fiction Society (BSFS) is pleased to present a free Virtual Balticon over Memorial Day 2020 weekend. The virtual convention will kick off Friday night May 22nd, 2020 and run...City: Baltimore
Maryland DeathfestPerforming Arts The best and most extreme bands the underground can offer. Diverse groups showcase death metal, grindcore, doom, thrash, hardcore, black metal and experimental at Rams Head Live-Baltimore and...City: Baltimore
Balticon Regional Science Fiction Convention - VIRTUALVisual Arts, Literary Arts The Baltimore Science Fiction Society (BSFS) is pleased to present a free Virtual Balticon over Memorial Day 2020 weekend. The virtual convention will kick off Friday night May 22nd, 2020 and run...City: Baltimore

May 23, 2020

Create + Connect, JAC's VIRTUAL: Viewing of “On The Row” and Q&A created and facilitated by The Prison Story Project3-4:45pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Literary Arts This online workshop includes an introduction and viewing of, “On The Row,” a staged reading created by 11 men on death row at Varner’s Prison in Arkansas in collaboration with The Prison Story...City: Silver Spring
BSO Presents Star Wars: Return of the Jedi - In ConcertVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts The fate of the galaxy hangs in the balance as the Rebel Alliance continues its fight against the Empire in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi. The full-length film plays on the big screen as the BSO...City: Baltimore
Hometown Holidays MusicfestPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink Great line-up of live music and entertainment on four stages. Concurrent with the Taste of Rockville featuring more than 20 food and drink booths, plus kids activities.City: Rockville
Balticon Regional Science Fiction Convention - VIRTUALVisual Arts, Literary Arts The Baltimore Science Fiction Society (BSFS) is pleased to present a free Virtual Balticon over Memorial Day 2020 weekend. The virtual convention will kick off Friday night May 22nd, 2020 and run...City: Baltimore
DelFestPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals DelFest offers stellar Bluegrass performances and one-of-a-kind musical collaborations over Memorial Day weekend. City: Cumberland

May 24, 2020

Hometown Holidays MusicfestPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink Great line-up of live music and entertainment on four stages. Concurrent with the Taste of Rockville featuring more than 20 food and drink booths, plus kids activities.City: Rockville
DelFestPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals DelFest offers stellar Bluegrass performances and one-of-a-kind musical collaborations over Memorial Day weekend. City: Cumberland
Balticon Regional Science Fiction ConventionVisual Arts, Literary Arts The Baltimore Science Fiction Society (BSFS) is pleased to present a free Virtual Balticon over Memorial Day 2020 weekend. The virtual convention will kick off Friday night May 22nd, 2020 and run...City: Baltimore
Maryland DeathfestPerforming Arts The best and most extreme bands the underground can offer. Diverse groups showcase death metal, grindcore, doom, thrash, hardcore, black metal and experimental at Rams Head Live-Baltimore and...City: Baltimore
Balticon Regional Science Fiction Convention - VIRTUALVisual Arts, Literary Arts The Baltimore Science Fiction Society (BSFS) is pleased to present a free Virtual Balticon over Memorial Day 2020 weekend. The virtual convention will kick off Friday night May 22nd, 2020 and run...City: Baltimore

May 25, 2020

Elkton Memorial Day Parade10-11amPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, History & Heritage Join Elkton in observance of Memorial Day with a tribute to our Veterans, active military & those we have lost. Parade participation open to all, see the website for details.City: Elkton
Acoustic Brunch Sail with Gareth Asher10:30am-1pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink, Nature & Outdoor An intimate, acoustic show with Memorial Day favorite, GARETH ASHER aboard the Schooner Woodwind for a concert on a beautiful sailing boat, including a light delicious brunch. A maximum of 35 guests...City: Annapolis
Memorial Day Parade in Berlin11am-5pmFairs & Festivals, History & Heritage Honor veterans with a parade, food, music, games, yard sale tables and vendors at Dr. William Henry Park.City: Berlin
Hometown Holidays MusicfestPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink Great line-up of live music and entertainment on four stages. Concurrent with the Taste of Rockville featuring more than 20 food and drink booths, plus kids activities.City: Rockville
Balticon Regional Science Fiction ConventionVisual Arts, Literary Arts The Baltimore Science Fiction Society (BSFS) is pleased to present a free Virtual Balticon over Memorial Day 2020 weekend. The virtual convention will kick off Friday night May 22nd, 2020 and run...City: Baltimore

May 26, 2020

Strawberry Non-Festival (Drive-Through Pick-Up June 6 with Pre-Order!)Varies depending on dayPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, History & Heritage Though we are hopeful we will be able to hold this family-favorite later this year, the reality is we just are not sure what the future holds. So follow along on social media for a trip down memory...City: Sandy Spring
Baltimore Jewish Film Festival - VIRTUALVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Multicultural The BJFF is now VIRTUAL! Join us online May 16-June 10 for this diverse selection of dynamic, inspiring and meaningful films from around the world, examining Jewish history, heritage, and culture....City: Owings Mills
Free First Thursday and Highlights Tour10am-5pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage Enjoy free museum admission and a highlights tour at 11am every first Thursday of the month. For groups of 10 or more, call to book the tour (410-685-3750).City: Baltimore
Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon10am-5pmVisual Arts Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon have exhibited together for many years. They take raw materials, such as clay or yarn, and transform them into ceramic vessels and hooked wall hangings. In this...City: Laurel
Gaithersburg Book Festival VIRTUALFairs & Festivals, Literary Arts, Multicultural Annual celebration of great books and great writing, featuring more than 100 award-winning and best-selling authors. 11th year. Please check the schedule for surprise extras!City: Gaithersburg

May 27, 2020

Gladiator7:30pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts A former Roman General sets out to exact vengeance against the corrupt emperor who murdered his family and sent him into slavery. RATING: R. RUNTIME: 2hr, 35min. GENRE: Action, Adventure, Drama....City: Frederick
Strawberry Non-Festival (Drive-Through Pick-Up June 6 with Pre-Order!)Varies depending on dayPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, History & Heritage Though we are hopeful we will be able to hold this family-favorite later this year, the reality is we just are not sure what the future holds. So follow along on social media for a trip down memory...City: Sandy Spring
Baltimore Jewish Film Festival - VIRTUALVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Multicultural The BJFF is now VIRTUAL! Join us online May 16-June 10 for this diverse selection of dynamic, inspiring and meaningful films from around the world, examining Jewish history, heritage, and culture....City: Owings Mills
Free First Thursday and Highlights Tour10am-5pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage Enjoy free museum admission and a highlights tour at 11am every first Thursday of the month. For groups of 10 or more, call to book the tour (410-685-3750).City: Baltimore
Gaithersburg Book Festival VIRTUALFairs & Festivals, Literary Arts, Multicultural Annual celebration of great books and great writing, featuring more than 100 award-winning and best-selling authors. 11th year. Please check the schedule for surprise extras!City: Gaithersburg

May 28, 2020

Strawberry Non-Festival (Drive-Through Pick-Up June 6 with Pre-Order!)Varies depending on dayPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, History & Heritage Though we are hopeful we will be able to hold this family-favorite later this year, the reality is we just are not sure what the future holds. So follow along on social media for a trip down memory...City: Sandy Spring
Baltimore Jewish Film Festival - VIRTUALVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Multicultural The BJFF is now VIRTUAL! Join us online May 16-June 10 for this diverse selection of dynamic, inspiring and meaningful films from around the world, examining Jewish history, heritage, and culture....City: Owings Mills
Free First Thursday and Highlights Tour10am-5pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage Enjoy free museum admission and a highlights tour at 11am every first Thursday of the month. For groups of 10 or more, call to book the tour (410-685-3750).City: Baltimore
Gaithersburg Book Festival VIRTUALFairs & Festivals, Literary Arts, Multicultural Annual celebration of great books and great writing, featuring more than 100 award-winning and best-selling authors. 11th year. Please check the schedule for surprise extras!City: Gaithersburg
Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon10am-5pmVisual Arts Linda Bernard and Roslyn Logsdon have exhibited together for many years. They take raw materials, such as clay or yarn, and transform them into ceramic vessels and hooked wall hangings. In this...City: Laurel

May 29, 2020

BSO SuperPops Presents Lerner and Loewe ClassicsVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts You’ll hear the most popular Broadway hits of this dynamic composer and lyricist duo, including selections from My Fair Lady, Camelot, Gigi and Brigadoon, performed by three exciting vocalists along...City: Baltimore
StraightVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Multicultural, Miscellaneous In a contemporary society that often insists you can only be one or the other — Ben likes beer, sports, Emily — and Chris. A provocative, intricate and compelling comic drama, Straight takes us on an...City: Baltimore
Strawberry Non-Festival (Drive-Through Pick-Up June 6 with Pre-Order!)Varies depending on dayPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, History & Heritage Though we are hopeful we will be able to hold this family-favorite later this year, the reality is we just are not sure what the future holds. So follow along on social media for a trip down memory...City: Sandy Spring
Baltimore Jewish Film Festival - VIRTUALVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Multicultural The BJFF is now VIRTUAL! Join us online May 16-June 10 for this diverse selection of dynamic, inspiring and meaningful films from around the world, examining Jewish history, heritage, and culture....City: Owings Mills
Free First Thursday and Highlights Tour10am-5pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage Enjoy free museum admission and a highlights tour at 11am every first Thursday of the month. For groups of 10 or more, call to book the tour (410-685-3750).City: Baltimore

May 30, 2020

Callaloo - The Trickster and the Magic Quilt2pmPerforming Arts, Multicultural Join the Callaloo Kids ensemble as they go on an adventure to the Gullah Sea Islands in search of a long-lost patch for Zoe’s grandmother's quilt. Celebrating African-Diaspora folklore, this...City: Cheverly
The Great Food & Fashion Festival of India - Golgappa Eating Contest!12N-8pmFairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, Multicultural The Festival and Golgappa Eating Contest features food from different parts of India, that is yummy, lipsmacking, and droolworthy along with a DJ, dance, shopping, a fashion show and more. City: West Friendship
Washington Folk Festival - Glen Echo12N-7pmPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Multicultural Music festival showcases the diversity of traditional music in the area. Musicians, storytellers, dancers and craftspeople make this festival nationally renowned for its first class talent and world...City: Glen Echo
The Hive Vintage & Handmade Spring Market10am-5pmFairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, Multicultural Our Hive market is one not to miss! We have over 50 vendors selling one-of-a-kind vintage and handmade goods, live music, food trucks, and a full cocktail bar. We also have activities for the kids!City: Ellicott City
Vintage Vibe MarketsVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Vintage Vibe Market is a combination of home décor, vintage based jewelry, clothing, and up-cycled products made from re-purposed goods, antiques, and anything that speaks of “Art” with a vintage...City: Frederick

May 31, 2020

Washington Folk Festival - Glen Echo12N-7pmPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Multicultural Music festival showcases the diversity of traditional music in the area. Musicians, storytellers, dancers and craftspeople make this festival nationally renowned for its first class talent and world...City: Glen Echo
The Hive Vintage & Handmade Spring Market10am-5pmFairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, Multicultural Our Hive market is one not to miss! We have over 50 vendors selling one-of-a-kind vintage and handmade goods, live music, food trucks, and a full cocktail bar. We also have activities for the kids!City: Ellicott City
Vintage Vibe MarketsVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Vintage Vibe Market is a combination of home décor, vintage based jewelry, clothing, and up-cycled products made from re-purposed goods, antiques, and anything that speaks of “Art” with a vintage...City: Frederick
BSO SuperPops Presents Lerner and Loewe ClassicsVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts You’ll hear the most popular Broadway hits of this dynamic composer and lyricist duo, including selections from My Fair Lady, Camelot, Gigi and Brigadoon, performed by three exciting vocalists along...City: Baltimore
StraightVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Multicultural, Miscellaneous In a contemporary society that often insists you can only be one or the other — Ben likes beer, sports, Emily — and Chris. A provocative, intricate and compelling comic drama, Straight takes us on an...City: Baltimore