Things to do in Baltimore this week 6/12/17

Happy Sunday!  Posting this super late and I blame Orange is the New Black.  Lots going on this week!  Will I see you at Feastival on Saturday?  Tasty food and drinks for a good cause.  I went to Promenade: Baltimore yesterday and it was awesome!  You have a chance to see it too so go buy your tickets!  Get out there and enjoy Baltimore!

Monday, June 12

15th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

8AM – 4PM
Rocky Point Golf Course
1935 Back River Neck Rd, Essex
15th Annual Charity Golf Tournament tees off at 8am at Rocky Point Golf Course with the awards ceremony at Little Havana.  Registration starts at 7:15 with breakfast – 8:00 am Shotgun start. This year we will enjoy the views of Back River at Rocky Point Golf Course . We will play a Scramble *format with teams of 4 with contest holes scattered around the course. The Top 2 and Bottom 1 teams will entered into the Grand Prize drawing! There will be plenty of great items at the Raffle again this year, along with a 50/50 and our usual 19th Hole celebration at Little Havana! You will enjoy a Continental Breakfast at the course, Grilled Lunch and plenty of ice cold beverages will be available on the course! Come early and enjoy the driving range. We are limited to the first 130 Golfers this year – so don’t delay and get registered TODAY!! $120 per golfer gets you Golf, Cart, Breakfast, Lunch, After Party and beverages! After Party and Awards from 1pm to 4pm in the Private Room at Little Havana.
Register Here

Mark Battles w/ Da Kid Emm at Baltimore Soundstage
7PM – 11PM
Baltimore Soundstage
124 Market Pl, Baltimore
Featuring: Mark Battles w/ Da Kid Emm, Young Tom, and Fly America.
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Leftöver Crack at Ottobar
7:30PM – 10:30PM
Ottobar
2549 N Howard St, Baltimore
Featuring: Leftöver Crack, Clitorium, Infinite Pizza, and Rooney’s Shoe.
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Flesh World, Post Pink, Pellars & Romantic States
8PM – 11PM
Downsquares
33 W. North Ave, Baltimore
Unregistered Nurse Booking presents… Flesh World, Post Pink, Pellars (last show!), and Romantic States.

Tuesday, June 13

Rotunda Farmers Market Grand Opening
11AM – 2PM
The Rotunda
711 W 40th St, Baltimore
Join us Tuesday June 13th 2017 at 11 am for the GRAND OPENING of the Rotunda Farmers Market!
This Weeks Vendors: Jones Family Farm, Pong’s Orchard, God Scent Herbs, Fox Trot Chocolates, The Painted Mermaid, Wicked Good Sweets, Willow Lane Designs, YogaFresh, Hoop Tea, Ekiben, Roland Park Place, Massage Envy, Pure Barre, and CorePower Yoga.
Food Trucks: Dizzy Cow Pizzeria and Flash Crabcake Co.

Baltimore County & City Teachers End of Year Party
2PM – 7PM
The Boathouse Canton, Waterfront Grille
2809 Boston St, Baltimore
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Gunther & Co. Yappier Hour
6PM – 8PM
Gunther & Co.
3650 Toone St, Baltimore
Come on out for this month’s Yappier Hour featuring Tito’s vodka cocktails, tacos, giveaways, and hanging out with awesome dog people! It’s pretty much the best time EVER!

Happy Hour – Networking
6PM – 8PM
R. House
301 W 29th St, Baltimore
Please join members of the Baltimore City Young Democrats for a networking happy hour at R. House. This event is open to members and non-members. This is a great opportunity to get to know your fellow Young Democrats. BCYD aims to listen & learn about a wide array of issues affecting youth & young adults of Baltimore City. Moving forward, issues raised will help shape BCYD political action, community service, and programming.

Grounded: Open Mic and Jam Session feat Annie Cassidy
6PM – 9PM
Terra Cafe Bmore
101 E 25th St, Baltimore
What is it that connects us with the Earth? When do we feel most human? How do we orbit around the universe, move around the world, connect with other people? Every month during our residency, we are featuring a stellar artist/performance for inspirational storytelling, the best open mic-ers, and the atmosphere of Charles Village staple Terra Cafe 2.0, evolved for more and better community building!

Pints and Poses: Athletes serving Athletes
6:15PM – 9PM
Peabody Heights Brewery, LLC
401 E 30th St, Baltimore
We’re back again for another pints and poses at Peabody Heights Brewery, LLC! This class will be a fundraiser to support Athletes Serving Athletes. The event is still FREE if you can’t donate anything at the moment! 10% of bar sales after the class will go back to Athletes Serving Athletes. Athletes Serving Athletes (ASA) began with a group of motivated, volunteer athletes who wanted to use their abilities to support individuals living with disabilities in Baltimore City. Jodi Huffman from The Yoga Service Project will be instructing the class! Space is limited, so RSVP as soon as possible. Christopher John Metz and possibly John Love of The Milestones will be performing the jams to ease your soul.

Nerd Nite Baltimore #9
7PM – 9:30PM
De Kleine Duivel
3602 Hickory Ave, Baltimore
In one week’s time Nerd Nite Baltimore welcomes you to join us for our 9th episode where music meets space…meets plasma mass spectometry. Don’t miss it! Join us for a night of educational drinking! Nerd Nite Baltimore is a bi-monthly event held at a local bar where information combines with fun. Talks at Nerd Nite are typically 20 minutes with a rollicking Q&A afterward. The barkeeps at De Kleine Duivel will keep your glasses full of delightful Belgian beer and spirits. (This is a 21 and over venue.) Doors open at 6:30ish…event starts at 7:00pm
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Pizza Party! : Home Sweet Home + Pastimes & Friends!
7PM – 11PM
TheDepot Baltimore
1728 N Charles St, Baltimore
Bands Playing: Home Sweet Home (IN), Pastimes (MA), Burdened Hearts (MD), Never Hide (MD), and If Not Tonight (MD) .
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Baking Italian cookies
7PM – 9PM
Trinacria Ristorante & Bar
111 W Centre St, Baltimore
What is the secret of baking italian cookies, Italain grandmoms. My Aunt Eleanor and Aunt Philomena are here to share their secret recipe to you. On this night you will learn how to make traditional Italian biscotti that comes from a recipe that has been handed down from generation to generation. Each student will be making the dough for the biscotti so dress to get messy. Cost is 35 dollars which includes cookies to take home, biscotti dough that you have made that night to bake at home but most importantly the recipe and knowledge of making original Italian cookies from true itallian grandmothers.  Call the ristorante to make reservation 443-759-4082.

Baltimore Bully Crew 7 Year Birthday Bash
7PM – 10PM
Skateland Putty Hill
8019 Bel Air Rd, Baltimore
Join Baltimore Bully Crew for a night of celebration, roller skating and family fun. We will be selling our gear and have a donation box set up for the dogs. The event will be $12 per person at the door and includes skate rentals. $10 of the admission goes directly to the dogs. This will be a great time and a huge help for the dogs. Can’t wait to see you all, don’t forget to bring your birthday hats!

An Evening With Dawes at Baltimore Soundstage
7PM – 11PM
Baltimore Soundstage
124 Market Pl, Baltimore
Dawes has come home. After recording its last two albums, Stories Don’t End and All Your Favorite Bands, in Asheville, North Carolina, and Nashville, respectively, the Los Angeles band has returned to the city that has been both home and inspiration since its inception in 2009 to record its fifth album, We’re All Gonna Die, with longtime friend and Grammy nominated producer Blake Mills at the helm.
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Writers & Words, June Reading
7PM – 9PM
Charmington’s
2601 N Howard St, Baltimore
Because we have zines. Because we have writers. Because we want you to hear words. Because we have coffee and for-donation beer. And because, for June, we have: Dale Beran, Simply Sherri, Jane Delury and katie feild. Charmington’s, as always, as delicious food and coffee. Give them money, accept delicious. That’s how it all works, folks.

Conservatory Tuesdays!
7:30PM – 9PM
Single Carrot Theatre
2600 North Howard Street, Baltimore
Want to know what the future of improv looks like? Come see BIG’s best new performers every Tuesday at Conservatory Night. The Conservatory throws together the best indie and student players for 4 month stints of intensive coaching, rehearsal, and performance; you reap the benefits watching the talent flourish before your eyes! In addition to one of The Conservatory teams, we’ll throw in a BIG special project to fill the evening out. For only $5, there’s no better way to spend your Tuesday night! Brisket is having our first show—come out and show us some love! Other performers include our fellow conservatory friends Fractal and BIG special project Queerprov. That’s three performances for only $5—such a small investment for a night of fun!
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Weekly Team Trivia
7:30PM – 10:30PM
The Brass Tap at The Fitzgerald
1205 West Mt. Royal Avenue
Team Trivia Baltimore provides a fun and entertaining night for all those who come to play and enjoy getting together for a great time. Best of all, Team Trivia is FREE TO PLAY!

The Mother Load presents Flappy Hour: A Puppet Mixer
8PM – 10PM
The Windup Space
12 W North Ave, Baltimore
There are so many puppeteers in Baltimore! I mean, it’s down right amazing! SAstonishing! Who would have thought!? Everyone is working in different ways but is so willing to lend a hand (sometimes when literal hands are needed)! Unfortunately, most of the time when we’re together we have to whisper backstage.
So, why not hang out? without performing? instead of whispering backstage, we can scream in a bar!! Please invite puppeteers we missed! and don’t feel compelled to come with puppet-in-hand. Unless, of course, always speaking through your puppet is your thing. I dont know…you do you. And TRUCKER TALK will be performing! No cover, music starts at 8!

Tuesday Trivia
8PM – 10PM
Frank & Nic’s West End Grille
511 W Pratt St, Baltimore
Frank & Nic’s & Charm City Trivia night! Win prizes including gift cards, Frank & Nic’s Shwag, and more!! Taco Tuesday specials all day!

An Evening with Friends Records DJs w/ Drew Scott & Paul Hutson
8PM – 12AM
Idle Hour
201 E Fort Ave, Baltimore
Join us as we continue our monthly party at Idle Hour in South East Baltimore! This happens the second Tuesday of every month. As always it is free admission. This month will feature DJs Drew Scott (Blacksage) and Paul Hutson (Bond St. District). Come early and stay late, it is always a real chill time! Huge thanks to Phil Bolton and Jeff Koplovitz for keeping this thing going while Friends Recordsis handling some other business!

Shocktail Hour: Don’t Look in the Basement!
9PM – 12AM
Golden West Cafe
1105 W 36th St, Baltimore
Creep into Golden West Cafe for the first frightful installment of SHOCKTAIL HOUR: a monthly macabre film series! Go on a deep six holiday with our very own horror host, the fabulous undead dame Aurora Gorealis, for a night of devilish food and drink specials, ghastly giveaways, and all around morbid misbehavior! We’re kicking things off this month with DON’T LOOK IN THE BASEMENT! What hideous secrets lurk in the basement of Stephens Sanitarium, and will they answer the mystery of who’s been killing all the patients upstairs? Former Playboy playmate Rosie Holotik stars as Nurse Charlotte, and that’s about as normal as this movie gets. Shocktail Hour also features freaky mixed drinks and intoxicating games where you can win prizes from Aurora’s actual basement!

Mulligrub/Manners Manners/Joe Biden/Pinkwench
9PM – 12AM
Joe Squared
33 W North Ave, Baltimore
Featuring: Mulligrub (Winnipeg, Manitoba), Manners Manners, Joe Biden, and Pinkwench.

Argentinian Wine Dinner
6:30PM – 10PM
SoBo Cafe
6-8 W Cross St, Baltimore
Enjoy 5 Courses of Argentinian Inspired cuisine prepared by Chef Alex Thacker paired with wines carefully selected by Luigi Bosca Rep, Francine Kowalsky. Tickets are $60 (excludes tax + gratuity) and must be purchased in advance. Reservations required. Please call 410-752-1518 to reserve your seats.

Wednesday, June 14

Flag Day 2017 – Celebrating 90 Years
10AM – 4PM
The Star-Spangled Banner Flag House
844 E Pratt St, Baltimore
Celebrate the Flag House’s 90th anniversary with our annual Flag Day ceremony. The museum will open at 10 AM and host our flag raising ceremony at noon.
10 AM – Flag House Opens for walk-in tours
11 AM – Fort McHenry Flag Talk with 30′ x 42′ Star-Spangled Banner Replica
12 PM – Annual Flag Raising Ceremony, Fort McHenry Junior Fife and Drum Corps, and Scholar Award Presentation
1:30 PM – Reading of Long May She Wave with author Kristen Fulton. Families are invited to join author Kristen Fulton for a reading of her new children’s book Long May She Wave: The True Story of Caroline Pickersgill and Her Star-Spangled Creation and dress in 19th-century garb in the Children’s Discovery Gallery.
2:30 PM – Historian K. A. Wisniewski unravels the story behind the design of the American flag. This talk introduces the work of founding father, Francis Hopkinson, during the American Revolution and describes some interesting ties to Mary Pickersgill and to Baltimore.
All Day – Historic Flag Display, courtesy of Dale Grimes and Flag House through the years. Rarely seen images of the Flag House.

Druid Hill Farmers Market
3:30PM – 7:30PM
Lawn of the Rawlings Conservatory in Historic Druid Hill Park
3100 Swann Drive, Baltimore
Join the us at the Druid Hill Farmers Market for local produce, fresh baked goods, jam, local eggs, fresh prepared foods, crafts, and a full schedule of programming, including live music, free yoga classes, children’s story time, movies and more! These are just a few of the attractions that make the farmers’ market the place to meet with friends, family, and community members each summer. We rely on many community partners and volunteers to bring you the programming that makes our market so special.

Two Roads Brewing Launch Party
5PM – 10PM
Birroteca
1520 Clipper Road, Baltimore
Two Roads Brewing Company was founded in 2012 by four friends who dreamed for years of starting a craft brewery. We foster a “road less traveled” philosophy in the beers we make and how we make them. In that spirit, Phil Markowski, our award-winning Brewmaster and 27 year craft beer veteran has created an extensive lineup that takes a unique twist on classic beer styles. Two Roads isn’t just the logo on our brewery building, it’s our philosophy. Life always seems to offer up two ways to go. It just so happens, we prefer the one less taken and having some fun along the way – in our lives, our careers and especially for our beers! Now our “road less traveled” philosophy is being brought to life in the beers that we create and how we create them.

2nd Annual Sizzlin’ Summer Party
5:30PM – 8:30PM
Little Havana Restaurante y Cantina
1325 Key Hwy, Baltimore
Celebrate the kick off to Summer at City Paper’s 2nd Annual Sizzlin’ Summer party, presented by Destination Panama City at Little Havana on June 14th from 5:30pm – 8:30pm. Tickets are $45 and include open bar, lite bites and a DJ set by
Electric Llama – Culture, Causes & Commerce. Portion of net proceeds to benefit BARCS Animal Shelter.
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Guided Garden Walk
5:30PM – 6:30PM
Cylburn Arboretum Association
4915 Greenspring Ave, Baltimore
Join us for a guided walk around the Cylburn Arboretum. Come learn about the history of Cylburn’s gardens and grounds. Learn about the current upkeep of the gardens. Meet the head gardener, learn more about volunteering, and reconnect with nature. Meet at the Vollmer Visitor Center.

Spanish Language Meetup
5:30PM – 8PM
Mount Vernon Marketplace
520 Park Ave, Baltimore
We will be continue another week at Mount Vernon Market Place on June 14th! Join our friendly community of Spanish language and culture lovers for a bi-weekly Wednesday meetup. Practice your Spanish in a low-pressure conversational environment with native speakers and Spanish learners alike. Our goal is to create a relaxed comfortable environment where everyone feels welcome to have fun, make new friends, and use their Spanish.

Odyssey: Exploration of Hues
6PM – 9PM
Mount Vernon Marketplace
520 Park Ave, Baltimore
Artists Compound affiliates The Escape Artists have taken over the Mount Vernon Market Place to bring you “Odyssey: an Exploration of Hues”. Join us for the art reception presenting 3 of Escape Artist’s resident artists and 12 guest artists. Music will be provided by the Cheeky Binders.
Featured Artists: Alan LeMay, Rey Carrasquel, April House, SOGH, and Kirsten Lapointe.

Official PRIDE Event: Wine’D Up Wednesday
6PM – 10PM
Flavor
15 E Centre St, Baltimore
For the second year in a row, FLAVOR is hosting Wine’D Up Wednesday: Official PRIDE Event. This year’s event is extra special because TheMaryland LGBT Chamber of Commerce will be joining us! This will be a great opportunity to meet and/or join The Chamber, while socializing and supporting PRIDE.
You will enjoy: Open Wine Bar, Passed Hors d’oeuvres, Silent Auction (100% proceeds benefit GLCCB), Live Performance from The Baltimore Men’s Chorus, and Networking with LGBTQIA professionals, allies and supporters.
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Yards Brewing Tap Takeover!
6PM – 9PM
The Brass Tap at The Fitzgerald
1205 West Mt. Royal Avenue, Baltimore
Our friends at Yards Brewing Co. in Philly are bringing down some of their best brews for you to enjoy!
Love Stout, a fantastic milk-stout – served on Nitro!
Brawler, their classic English bitter
Sons of Ben, a great Belgian Pale Ale
Brewbic’s Cube, a Belgian Tripel brewed in conjunction with The Franklin Institute for the Philadelphia Science Festival.

Whisky Wednesday
6PM – 8PM
Barfly’s
620 E Fort Ave, Baltimore
$20 a person includes: Welcome cocktail, 6 Scotch samples, Glencairn whisky glass, Light appetizers, and Opportunity to purchase bottles at discounted prices ( cash sales only).

Cacti Building Workshop
6:30PM – 8PM
B.Willow
220 West 27th, Baltimore
Join us at our workshop table for an evening of cacti building! Choose from an assortment of repurposed/vintage planters, and learn everything you’ll need to know to grow healthy & happy cacti. Tickets include all supplies. All attendees will also receive 15% off plants.
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Sip & Craft Night at Diamondback Brewing Co.
6:30PM – 8:30PM
Diamondback Beer
1215 E Fort Ave, Baltimore
Want to craft your own pair of wooden, mason jar sconces to hang on your wall? We’ll be leading a DIY workshop at the Diamondback Brewing Co. Tap Room from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on June 14th! Please be sure to arrive 15 minutes early so we can get you all set up. You’ll be taking home your own handcrafted (by you!) pieces.
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An Evening Cocktail Soiree with Old Line Spirits
6:30PM – 8:30PM
Fork & Wrench Baltimore
2322 Boston Street, Baltimore
Join us for a special evening of delicious dishes, unique cocktails, and locally made spirits! Featuring Highlandtown’s Old Line Spirits, Chef Ben Sawyer will be offering a selection of appetizers and small bites paired with four cocktails by bartender Jay Calvert. Guests will enjoy four rounds of pairings as well as an opportunity to talk with Chef Ben Sawyer as well as the Old Line owners, Mark McLaughlin and Arch Watkins. After the evening, guests who would like to stay and eat at Fork & Wrench will enjoy 20% off their bill. Tickets are limited so purchase your today!
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Summer in the Squares: Blake Meister’s Jazz Trio
7PM – 8:30PM
Mount Vernon Place
699 Washington Pl, Baltimore
Jazz June continues! Blake is a faculty member of Peabody Conservatory, and performs locally, nationally and internationally! Join us for a fun FREE evening of great jazz at the Mount Vernon Place West Square! Bring your own lawn chair or blanket.

Seña Wine Dinner
7PM – 10PM
Bar Vasquez
1425 Aliceanna Street, Baltimore
We welcome you to join us for Seña Wine Dinner with Wine director Diego Rodriguez. The joint venture of Eduardo Chadwick and Robert Mondavi, two icons of winemaking, Sena is a Bordeaux blend from one of Chile’s most prized terroirs. Join us for a vertical tasting of the following vintages: 2007 (96 pts.), 2008 (95 pts.), 2009 (92 pts.), 2010 (94 pts.), 2014 (95 pts.). For the occasion, Chef Catalan is preparing a multi-course Argentine menu that draws inspiration from these beautiful wines. $199 per person, inclusive of tax & gratuity.

Siren Fair Hosted by Michele McTierney
7PM – 10PM
Hotel RL Baltimore Inner Harbor by Red Lion
207 E Redwood St, Baltimore
Siren Fair is a monthly showcase featuring local female singer-songwriters and musicians. The mission is to promote and support female artists spanning all genres from the Baltimore/DC area. This show brings the music community together and provides an opportunity to network, share and learn from fellow artists and music industry experts. Admission is free. Whether you are just starting out, are an established artist, industry expert or an audiophile and music enthusiast, come out to support local female talent and listen to some great music!

Microshow: Strange Attractor
7:30PM – 9:30PM
Mobtown Studios
2603 N Charles St, Baltimore
Strange Attractor will be performing a microshow with Mobtown Studios on June 14, 2017. Come be a part of their performance, space is limited so be sure to grab a ticket while they’re available!
Free Tickets Here

Contra & Square Dancing | Greg Frock w/ Broadwater
7:30PM – 10:30PM
Baltimore Folk Music Society – BFMS
2200 St Paul st, Baltimore
Greg Frock calls to Broadwater: Andrew Broadwater (fiddle, hammered dulcimer, steel drums, recorder), Gerry Hemming (guitar), and Ed VandenBosche (cello, recorder). New dancer workshop at 7:30. The Baltimore Folk Music Society presents American Contra and Square Dancing at 8:00 p.m. every Wednesday. Admission is $9 for members, $13 for nonmembers. Under 21 and full-time students with IDs: $4 members, $6 non-members. Free workshops introducing basic contra dance figures take place on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month at 7:30p.m. Beginners are encouraged to attend. All dances are taught and walked through beforehand. Music and dance styles include New England, Southern Appalachian, and Celtic styles.

Skapparoneday with Meteor King and The Neckbeards at Joe Squared
8PM- 11PM
Joe Squared
33 W North Ave, Baltimore
Skapparoneday will be at Joe Squared, June 14th with musical guests Meteor Kings, and The Neckbeards! Doors are at 8, the show starts at 9. Come out, get a drink, grab a pizza, and rock out!

Salsa y Bachata Wednesdays
8PM – 12:30AM
Sangria Patio Bar
930 North Charles Street, Baltimore
Sangria Patio Bar – the best weeknight dancing in Charm City is at Sangria. Dance Lessons with Brandon $5 per class. 8:00 PM Bachata. 8:45 PM Salsa. Dance with DJ Raj starting 9:30.

June Residency Week 2 w/ The Talking Dreads – The Fritz
8PM – 1:30AM
The 8×10
10 E Cross St, Baltimore
June’s Residency will be a month of tributes every Wednesday at The 8×10! Week 2: June 14, 2017 with Talking Dreads (Talking Heads Reggae) featuring Mystic Bowie from the Tom Tom Club and The Fritz (performing a tribute to Prince).
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Thursday, June 15

Teacher End of the Year Bash!
12PM – 3PM
Jailbreak Brewing Company
9445 Washington Blvd N, Ste F, Laurel
You made it through the year and deserve a place to escape the kids and their parents! What happens at Jailbreak stays at Jailbreak ;). We’re opening our doors early June 15th 12-3pm for Teachers and +1’s ONLY. Come celebrate summer with $4 pints! Outdoor permit too! Teacher IDs will be checked at the door. Taproom open to the public 3-10pm.

S.o.u.p album release concert
5PM – 12AM
The Windup Space
12 W North Ave, Baltimore
After much trial and technical difficulties im honored to present my Album S.o.u.p (souled out and underpriced) this is years of hard work growth and creativity its both my honor and pleasure to finally present this body of work i pray that you enjoy and are entertained you may buy physical copies of this project or also purchase it digitally.

Two Roads Launch Party
5PM – 8PM
World of Beer – Baltimore
1724 Whetstone Way, Baltimore
Join us for our Launch Party welcoming Two Roads Brewing Company to Maryland! We will have some great brews on draft from Two Roads along with some RC VW Bus Racing! Two Roads Brewing Company was founded in 2012 by four friends who dreamed for years of starting a craft brewery. They foster a “road less traveled” philosophy in the beers they make and how they make them. In that spirit, Phil Markowski, award-winning Brewmaster and 27 year craft beer veteran has created an extensive lineup that takes a unique twist on classic beer styles.

Thirsty Dog Thursdays
5PM – 8PM
Birroteca
1520 Clipper Road, Baltimore
Join us every Thursday night as we celebrate man’s best friend on the patio. Get a free ice cream treat for your dog with the purchase of an EVO Pint. Happy Hour menu available on the patio from 5 to 8 pm, which includes $3.50 EVO drafts, $5 red & white wines, $5 wedding bar cocktails, and starting June 1st, boozy pops will be available on the patio and in the restaurant all night with $1 from each popsicle sold going to BARCS & The Buddy Foundation of Maryland, our partners for this year’s 2nd Annual Dog Days of Summer on Sunday August 27th. Every Thursday night we will raffle off gift certificates from all of our participants for this years festival.

Spring Into Summer
5PM – 10PM
UNION Craft Brewing
1700 Union Ave, Ste D, Baltimore
Spring into Summer at Union Craft Brewing with HYPED! UNION Craft Brewing will donate $1 from each beer purchased andGiggy’s BBQ and Catering will donate 15% of food sales! Proceeds benefit My Sister’s Place Women’s Center, a program of Catholic Charities providing resources and referrals for homeless women and their children. There will be a 50/50 raffle, doors prizes and live entertainment by Josh Sunderlin and Sam Brewer of Gotham Theory. RSVP to Terry Weigel, tweigel@cc-md.org. All who RSVP will be entered into a special raffle.

Graft Can Release at Wet City
5PM – 2AM
Wet City
223 W Chase St, Baltimore
Come get your hands on a 4-pack of this amazing new limited release cider and try multiple new Graft ciders at our bar! Graft Cider is launching a new world (or line) dubbed “Cloud City”, a dreamsicle fruited cider that focuses on lactose, vanilla, and bright citrus notes. An ode to milkshake style beers! We’ll have this new cider, Cloud City Amarillo District, on tap as well as cans to purchase at the bar and carry out 4-packs. Cloud City was brewed on 88 pounds of pineapple, lactose, and their house Brett yeast. It then has a finishing fermentation with ground vanilla, sweet woodruff, lemon zest, and pink sea salt.

Porch Pounders Wine Tasting
6PM – 8PM
Bin 604
604 South Exeter Street, Baltimore
Porch Pounder – A budget-friendly and versatile wine meant to be drunk outside on a beautiful day in the company of friends and family. Join us for a tasting of some of the most lip-smacking, gulpable wines we’ve met! Come, taste, and stock up on your new summer favorites! Tickets are $10 with a $5 credit towards featured wines.
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RYE: 21st Evening of Traditional Beverages
6PM – 8PM
Glass Pavilion, Johns Hopkins University
3400 N Charles St, Baltimore
Homewood Museum invites you to its 21st Evening of Traditional Beverages, celebrating the tradition and rebirth of Rye, the prodigal son of American spirits. Rye was once synonymous with Maryland, and its return has excited drinkers, distillers, and mixologists like never before. Historical remarks at 6:15 by Dr. Dennis Pogue, author of “Founding Spirits: George Washington and the Beginnings of the American Whiskey Industry”. Craft distillers, Small-batch whiskeys, Creative cocktails by Sagamore Spirit and Woodberry Kitchen, Hearty snacks from Wicked Sisters and Cypriana, with great raffle prizes at this fun talk + tasting happy hour.
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3rd Annual Pride Weekend Kickoff Fundraiser
6PM – 10PM
The Chasseur
3328 Foster Ave, Baltimore
Come out for a colorful evening at The Chasseur to kickoff Baltimore Pride Weekend! We’ve got a great night in store all to benefit an awesome local cause,Hearts & Ears, Inc. A percentage of food sales for the night will be donated to the cause and we’ll have some great drink specials featuring the delicious vodkas from Three Olives Vodka! We’ll have some free giveaways and raffle prizes too!

Third Thursdays: On Kee Jazz Band
6PM – 9PM
Reginald F. Lewis Museum
830 E Pratt St, Baltimore
This electrifying contemporary jazz band performs as part of the museum’s Third Thursday music series. Come early because seats fill fast! Tickets Available at the Door. Members – $8 / Non-Members – $10

Unibroue Beer, Meat, & Cheese Tasting
6PM – 8PM
Modern Cook Shop-Fells Point
901 South Wolfe St, Baltimore
Join us for our second Meat & Cheese tasting at Modern Cook Shop! This time, we’re mixing it up and pairing our house made charcuterie with some delicious Belgian-style beers from Unibroue, the Quebec based brewery best known for their delicious Le Fin Du Monde trappist ale. For just $20, guests will receive selections of our house made meats, our extensive selection of cheeses, and five tastes of Unibroue’s fine craft beers!
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Bubbles + Birdies
6PM – 9PM
Waterfront Kitchen
1417 Thames St, Baltimore
Join the Champagne Campaign for a unique fundraising experience to benefit the Living Classrooms Foundation and the First Tee of Baltimore with the support of our sponsors The Waterfront Kitchen, Charm City Helicopters, and Punch! The Waterfront Kitchen has a beautiful waterfront patio that will allow everyone to enjoy the early summer weather of Baltimore AND we can hit biodegradable fish food golf balls at targets into the Baltimore Harbor! How often are you able to do that?! The golf balls will be available for purchase, three for $5, through the bartender when you have an open tab. There will be a closest to the pin contest and possibly the longest drive. There is no need to bring your clubs since Waterfront Kitchen has a set of right and left handed clubs. If golf isn’t your thing, we will have raffle tickets you can purchase for $5 and plenty of bubbly to enjoy. 100% of the raffle and golf ball proceeds will be donated to the Living Classroom foundation and the First Tee of Baltimore.  There will be a light hors d’oeuvres and drink discounts for glasses and bottles of champagne, cava, prosecco, sparkling wine, and champagne cocktails. The event is FREE to attend, but make sure you register to so you can get you Champagne Campaign lapel button/pin!
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Third Thursday Reception: ‘Still & Life Show’
6PM – 8PM
Crystal Moll Gallery
1030 S Charles St, Baltimore
It’s that time again…to join us for Third Thursday!! Stop in for a glass of wine and paruse our ‘Still & Life Show’ – the work will be on view through June 23rd… You don’t want to miss it! Attendees can also enjoy tiles, limited edition prints, and original oils byCrystal Moll!!

Make Night: Drawing Atelier
6:30PM – 8PM
The Walters Art Museum
600 N Charles St, Baltimore
In conjunction with the exhibition “Training the Eye: 19th-Century” Drawing, Hans Paul Guerin of the Schuler School will demonstrate some of the materials and techniques of 19th-century classical drawing. Over the course of two days, participants will have the opportunity to hear from Walters staff about the exhibition and will also make art in the Schuler School’s atelier setting, where Henry Walters used to sit for his own portraits a century ago. No experience is necessary, beginners welcome.
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Chateau Montelena Wine Dinner
6:30PM – 9PM
Ruth’s Chris Steak House – Baltimore – Pier 5
711 Eastern Ave, Baltimore
Old World wine, New World fruit and a dedicated team of individuals with decades of experience combine to produce Chateau Montelena’s consistently great wines. In fact, Chateau Montelena is credited with helping California wine earn worldwide recognition. At the 1976 blind tasting better known as the “Judgment of Paris”, an event that was meant to establish French winemaking superiority, Napa Valley’s very own Chateau Montelena 1973 Chardonnay was lauded as the world’s finest white wine. We invite you to join us for an exclusive evening of food and wine, featuring five courses expertly paired with selections from the Chateau Montelena collection, including the revered Winemaker’s Select Chardonnay, Napa Estate Cabernet and Potter Valley Riesling. $115 per person (plus tax and gratuity)

From the Ashes (Advance screening!)
6:30PM – 10PM
Space 2640
2640 Saint Paul St, Baltimore
2640docs, Sierra Club & Baltimore Peoples Climate Movement present an advance screening of the new documentary film, FROM THE ASHES produced by RadicalMedia in partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies fresh from its premier at the Tribeca Film Festival. From the Ashes captures Americans in communities across the country as they wrestle with the legacy of the coal industry and what its future should be under the Trump Administration. From Appalachia to the West’s Powder River Basin, the film goes beyond the rhetoric of the “war on coal” to present compelling and often heartbreaking stories about what’s at stake for our economy, health, and climate. From the Ashes invites audiences to learn more about an industry on the edge and what it means for their lives.
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3rd Thursday Bluegrass Night at 8×10
7PM – 12AM
The 8×10
10 E Cross St, Baltimore
Featuring: Town Mountain, The Manly Deeds, and Fried Pickin’.
Bulleit Bourbon sponsors the night and The 8×10 gives away 2 – $25 Bulleit Bar tabs in drawings in between sets, as well as the bartenders giving away Bulleit shots throughout the night to patrons.

June WCS Thirdsday – Solo Styling!
7PM – 9PM
Ministry of Swing
905 W 36th St, Baltimore
Come find your individual styling and how to add your individual movement into partnered movement! The workshop will run for 90 minutes followed by a 30 minute practice session. Cost is $35 early-bird price ($40 at the door)

Balkan Brass Dance Party w/ Slavic Soul Party & Balta Mare
7:30PM – 11PM
Creative Alliance
3134 Eastern Ave, Baltimore
Fiery Balkan brass, throbbing funk grooves, accordion wizardry, and virtuoso jazz chops make Slavic Soul Party! one of the greatest brass bands in the U.S. Tonight they are joined by Bmore’s own, and truly awesome, Balti Mare for sweat-drenched Balkan dance throw-down.
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Hello Ramadan! Community Potluck Iftar @ Impact Hub Baltimore
7:30PM – 10:30PM
Impact Hub Baltimore
10 East North Avenue, Baltimore
Join us as we discuss the significance of observing the fast of Ramadan. All are welcome to learn about how and why Muslims fast during Ramadan. This workshop will emphasize the importance of building family and community life. The workshop will be facilitated by Muslim Social Entrepreneurs, Karim Amin and Kieta Iriarte-Amin. This couple of 14 years has been dedicated to providing knowledge and resources to develop and promote the Urban Muslim experience for over a decade. The event will include a Special presentation by NLife, an organization that strengthens community life by identifying and providing beneficial resources, recreational activities, and social events for working class individuals, couples and families. This potluck event will include a Special tasting menu provided by Aleppo Kitchen. (Catering company founded by Syrian Refugees, fiscally supported by Muslim Social Services Agency)
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Queer, There, and Everywhere
7:30PM – 9PM
Red Emma’s Bookstore Coffeehouse
30 W North Ave, Baltimore
World history has been made by countless lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer individuals—and you’ve never heard of many of them. Join us on June 15 to welcome Author Sarah Prager as she delves deep into the lives of 23 people who fought, created, and loved on their own terms. From Bayard Rustin and Sylvia Rivera to the trailblazing gender-ambiguous Queen of Sweden and bisexual blues singer Gertrude “Ma” Rainey who didn’t make it into your history books, these astonishing true stories uncover a rich queer heritage that encompasses every culture, in every era. By turns hilarious and inspiring, the beautifully illustrated Queer, There, and Everywhere is for anyone who wants the real story of the queer rights movement.

Freestyle Challenge for Rap It Up in Baltimore
8PM – 11PM
Illusions
1025-27 South Charles St, Baltimore
We are hosting a freestyle challenge, and it could be your shot to take your game to the next level. Our Freestyle Challenge will take place at 8:00pm on May 25 right here at Illusions Magic Bar in Baltimore. The producer of Rap It Up in Baltimore will be here on site! Winners of the Challenges will get a shot to take their Rap Career to TV! If you want in, you need to let us know now! Space is limited and we’re only accepting 30 artists. FaceBook message us your name, phone number and let us know you want to participate. You can also email us at entries@rapitupinbaltimore.com.

Rock, Paper, Scissors Thursdays
8PM – 1AM
Mex Baltimore
26 Market Pl at Power Plant Live!, Baltimore
Compete with your favorite bartenders in rock, paper, scissors to win your drinks for $1! If you win get a domestic bottle or call cocktail for $1! If you lose domestic bottles are only $3 and call cocktails are only $4!

A Evening Of PAIN! Featuring The Muckrakers and Friends
8PM – 11PM
TheDepot Baltimore
1728 N Charles St, Baltimore
A night of Punk Sounds and Horror Punk Featuring in order of appearence.
The Neckbeards..https://www.facebook.com/theneckbeards/
The Muckrakers..https://www.facebook.com/TheMuckrakers/
PAIN!..https://www.facebook.com/paintheband/
Ryans Acoustic Riot.https://www.facebook.com/ryansacousticriot/

Luke Chohany & Ben Lassiter
9PM – 12AM
Rye Fells Point
1639 Thames St, Baltimore
Luke Chohany and Ben Lassiter will be bringing your favorite county and bluegrass hit to Rye. We will be singing songs of the greats including Hank Williams and Merle Haggard. Bring your instrument and voice and sit in on a few!

Sentient Planet
9PM – 1:45AM
The Crown
1910 N Charles St, Baltimore
SENTIENT PLANET: an evening of international music selections! Come hang & hear great, very diverse music from around the world! We guarantee you’ll hear something you love & have never heard before…

Queer Theory: Baltimore Pride Edition
9PM – 2AM
Mosaic Nightclub and Lounge
4 Market Place, Baltimore
The GLCCB, Center for Black Equity, and IRIS Baltimore are joining forces to kick off your Baltimore Pride weekend with the FIRST EVER OFFICIAL BALTIMORE PRIDE QTPOC PARTY! This is an official Baltimore Pride 2017: Pride Unleashed event! It’s all going down Thursday, June 15th at Mosaic Nightclub and Lounge! Love, lights, and lots of champagne are what you can expect at this#QTPOC dance party!! There will be a $5 cover charge where a portion of the proceeds will benefit The Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Community Center of Baltimore and Central Maryland (GLCCB).

Gypsy Soul Revival at Admiral’s Cup
9PM – 12AM
The Admirals Cup – Fells Point, Baltimore
1647 Thames St, Baltimore
Gypsy Soul Revival will be returning to the Cup on Thursday, June 15th – music starts at 9pm. Free admission. Let’s get crazy with the cheesewiz this summer, you guys….

Spectrum • Miss Gay Maryland Crowned Queens •
10PM – 12AM
G•A•Y
518 North Charles Street, Baltimore
On June 15th, Baltimore’s first drag show of Baltimore Pride 2017: Pride Unleashed is going to be EPIC. FOUR queens who have worn the Miss Gay Maryland crown will be joining us for one of the biggest Pride shows/parties/celebrations you’ll ever see! Join Shaunda Leer & fellow cast members Abbi Kadabra (who has taken Baltimore by storm) and Shawnna Alexander (THE voice of Baltimore Pride) as we celebrate Pride with a group of entertainers who have been a part in defining Baltimore drag.

Friday, June 16

National Cannoli Day!
9AM – 11:59PM
Vaccaro’s Italian Pastry Shop-Little Italy
222 Albemarle St, Baltimore
June 16th is National Cannoli Day! Come get your cannoli! $3.15 for a Large Cannoli. $1 off 6 pk Large, $2 off 12 pk Large. Carryout only. Regular Large shells only, no chocolate dipped. No quantity limit!!! All locations. Put this event on your calendar and don’t miss it!

Summer Block Party Featuring Firestone Walker
5PM – 9PM
World of Beer – Baltimore
1724 Whetstone Way, Baltimore
Join us June 16th starting at 5pm for another McHenry Row Summer Block Party featuring Firestone Walker Brewing Co.! We will have great brews from Firestone Walker inside the tavern and outside at the beer tents including a very special tapping of BRETTA ROSE! Make sure you get here early for this one. As an added treat, from 5:30pm – 6:30pm there will be a penguin appearance courtesy of the The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore!!! As always we will have food trucks, corn hole, a moon bounce, live music and more! Live music on the circle will from 6pm to 9pm. The party will continue inside World of Beer – Baltimore until midnight with DJ Kamau.

Friday Night Live! with The Hil Andrews Experience
6PM – 10PM
UNION Craft Brewing
1700 Union Ave, Ste D, Baltimore
Live music from The Hil Andrews Experience featuring both original songs and covers – both solo and with a full band! Hil is a wonderful local musician that you dont’ want to miss. Well Crafted Pizza will also be here for the fun.

Baltimore Allegories
6PM – 9PM
Gallery 1448
1448 E Baltimore St, Baltimore
Exhibition of Digital Collages. New work by Ashley Milburn uses the Baltimore Uprising as metaphor and moral storytelling for understanding how social unrest can be manipulated away from the universal truth for seeking social justice. Artist’s Talk with Denise Griffin Johnson, June 17, 2017. The exhibition runs from June 16-30th.

Twilight on the Terrace
7PM – 11PM
Gertrude’s Restaurant
10 Art Museum Dr, Baltimore
Twilight on the Terrace is a Baltimore Pride tradition: a spectacular night of food, fun, community and anticipation for another great year of Pride. Enjoy the premium open bar and beautiful terrace at Gertrude’s restaurant, as you listen to live music and hors d’oeuvres are passed. Gertrudes, a sophisticated venue at the Baltimore Museum of Art, boasts delicious, hand-crafted recipes in a beautiful environment. One of the more sedate events during the Pride celebration, catch your breath before the weekend fun at this year’s Twilight on the Terrace. Twilight on the Terrace is the Offical Fundraiser event for Baltimore Pride. Music provided by DJ Watson. $125
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2nd Annual Baltimore Pride Poetry Slam and Open Mic
7PM – 11PM
Impact Hub Baltimore
10 E North Ave, Baltimore
The GLCCB’s Giovanni’s Room & The Black Rainbow’s OUTSpoken Open Mics are joining forces to kick off your Baltimore Pride weekend with a one-of-a-kind Open Mic & Poetry Slam!!! Come out to witness 8 of Baltimore’s fiercest LGBTQ poets share their phenomenal tales!!! Winners will receive cash prizes up to $300! Come early to sign the open mic list. Spaces WILL fill fast! There’s a 5 minute time limit for open mic artists.

Jazz Bring Us Together: Youngjoo Song Septet & Otherworld
7PM – 8:30PM
An die Musik
409 N Charles St, Baltimore
Join us in Baltimore for a groundbreaking joint performance by two acclaimed, cutting-edge Korean and American jazz ensembles, The Youngjoo Song Septet and Otherworld, in Jazz Brings Us Together. These two sensational groups will meet for the first time to introduce and blend their unique styles of contemporary jazz in a free performance at An Die Musik Live on Friday, June 16, presented in partnership with the D.C. Jazz Festival as a Fishman Embassy Series event.
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Fit For An Autopsy, Tombs, Moon Tooth, Alukah and Atrox Terra
7PM – 11:30PM
Ottobar
2549 N Howard St, Baltimore
Fit For An Autopsy Web: http://fitforanautopsy.com/
Tombs https://tombsbklyn.bandcamp.com/
Moon Tooth http://moontooth.org/
Alukah https://alukahmd.bandcamp.com/releases
Atrox Terra
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The Depot presents The Kell Locklear Band’s 1st Annual Rock&Roll Pride Show
7PM – 2AM
TheDepot Baltimore
1728 N Charles St, Baltimore
Hi everybody! Join us for a rock & roll fun filled occasion! The 1st annual rock & roll pride festival at the Depot in Maryland! Featured musicians- my band, Jimi Davies , Cara White and more talented musicians will perform throughout the event!

Save The Empire, Clockbreaker, Club Scout
8PM – 11PM
Joe Squared
33 W North Ave, Baltimore
3 bands, Great Pizza, 5 bucks. Let’s do this like we used to do this!

Grand Central Pride Schedule of Events
Jun 16 at 8 PM to Jun 19 at 2 AM
Grand Central Nightclub
1001 N Charles St, Baltimore
Grand Central Pride Schedule of Events, Come join us For Pride Weekend, Pride Kickoff starts Wednesday in the Pub with some great Drink Specials and Giveaways, Thursday Join us For Dj Keith Hoffman For college night (No Cover) Friday Join us with Dj Daniel Biltmore from Dc Main Dance Floor 9-2am and Dj Keith Hoffman in the Loft/Annex, Saturday Join us as we Welcome Back Dj Steve Henderson from Chicago on the Main Dance Floor from 8-2a and Dj Keith Hoffman in the Loft/Annex, Sunday Join us for Afternoon Tea with Dj Steve Henderson from 6-10pm and Finishing with Dj Keith Hoffman from 10-2a.

Mucking About
8PM – 10:30PM
Zissimos Bar
1023 W 36th St, Baltimore
Acts: Bandicoot, Siberia, The Uncle Moldy Show, Brandon Jackson, Jesse Cumor, Becca Lundberg
Got some time to waste? Take a road trip with us into the farthest reaches of the comedy outback. We’re simply bursting with acts that’ll make you feel like the sun is shining on both sides. First, we’ll jump in the shotgun seat with host Becca Lundberg of DC as she opens with a standup set alongside Bmore’s Jesse Cumor and DE’s Brandon Jackson! Then we’re going fourwheeling into musical comedy territory with Bmore duo The Uncle Moldy Show. After the break, it’s a sharp left turn towards long form improv with CCCP project Siberia…and our final destination is a party with our hosts Bandicoot! $5 cash only at the door, or online up until 7:30 the night of the show. This show is presented by Charm City Comedy Project upstairs at Zissimos Bar in Hampden.

Twilight Swim – Summer Kick-Off
8PM – 11PM
Patterson Park Public Pool
148 S Linwood Ave, Baltimore
Swim under the stars at the FIRST adults-only evening at the Patterson Park Pool of the summer! $5 to enter (+$2/cooler). Bring your own food and bevvies – NO GLASS – we will be checking bags. FYI – Max capacity is 300 attendees and tickets will go on sale at the door at 7:30. A DJ will be there spinning tunes and taking requests, so bring your friends and neighbors out for a FUN adults-only community evening!

Mother’s Presents: Mother’s All-Star Band at The 8×10
8Pm – 1:30AM
The 8×10
10 E Cross St, Baltimore
Mother’s Federal Hill Grille Presents Mother’s All-Star Band featuring: Cris JacobsJohn Papa GrosMark MullinsTodd Herrington, and John Morgan Kimock.
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A show to sink your teeth into! – Punk-Doom Explosion
8PM – 11:45PM
Reverb
2112 N Charles St, Baltimore
A great show featuring 3 great Bands , The Methmatics, The Electric Prophets and Mangog … Get the night going at high velocity with two great punk bands, and then we’ll get all Doom-y to end the night with Mangog.
The Methmatics https://www.facebook.com/The-Methmatics-298823240316358/The Electric Prophets https://www.facebook.com/theelectricprophets/
Mangog https://www.facebook.com/MangogDoom/?fref=ts

Luigi’s Summer Movie Series: Dirty Dancing
8:30PM – ?
Luigi’s Italian Deli of Hampden
846 W 36th St, Baltimore
MARK YOUR CALENDARS! Luigi’s film series is back. kicking off summer with a classic on June 16th at 8:30pm. Refreshments will be available until 9:30 and as always, The Wine Source can handle all of your BYOB needs.

4 Hours of Funk : 8 Year Anniversary!
9PM – 2AM
The Windup Space
12 W North Ave, Baltimore
8 YEARS STRONG!!! We’re back at it again for our 8 year Anniversary and have some special things lined up for the night! Thank you to everyone thats rocked with us for the past 8 years, keeping a party going through changes in life, through changes in the city, through different crowds etc has been a challenge. Couldn’t have done it without you all, so that said, let’s celebrate!

Robert Fireball Mitchell at Rye!
9:30PM – ?
Rye Fells Point
1639 Thames St, Baltimore
Robert Fireball Mitchell returns to Rye! Come hang out and get rowdy! Hard living rock n’ roll.

Point Of House: Kevin Swayze & Guillermo Giraldo
10PM – 2AM
The Point in Fells
1738 Thames St., Baltimore
What’s the Point of House? Come find out June 16th. With Baltimore’s Finest: Kevin Swayze, Guillermo Giraldo & Bside.

DJ Mills presents “I Wanna Dance With Somebody”
10PM – 1:45AM
The Crown
1910 N Charles St, Baltimore
I Wanna Dance With Somebody! DJ Mills and DJ Pancakes kick off Pride Weekend with a celebration of the ladies of Soul, Disco, R&B and Hip Hop (Donna Summer, Chaka Khan, Whitney, Janet, En Vogue, Missy, Aaliyah, Lil Kim, Beyonce and more)

Saturday, June 17

Free Yoga
8:30AM – 9:45AM
Mount Vernon Place
699 Washington Pl, Baltimore
Come experience the Conservancy’s sponsored free Yoga – Mount Vernon Place – East Square. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Yoga continues outside every Saturday throughout the summer. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

Baltimore Notable Tree Tour
9AM – 12PM
Rawlings Conservatory & Botanical Gardens
3100 Swann Dr, Baltimore
Join TreeBaltimore staff Gary and Ted for a bus tour of North Baltimore City’s Notable Trees on Saturday May 20th or June 17th. The three hour tour will begin and end in Druid Hill Park at the beautiful Howard Peters Rawlings Conservatory and Botanic Gardens located at 3100 Swann Drive Baltimore, MD 21217. Featuring our celebrated City and State Champion trees, as well as, historic and exemplary specimen trees, this informative tour will visit sites such as Cylburn Arboretum, Evesham Park, and Chinquapin Run Park.
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Donut Alliance Pop-Up!
10AM – 12PM
The Land of Kush
840 N Eutaw St, Baltimore
Who doesn’t like donuts? Come pop-up with Donut Alliance. Their donuts are incredibly deeeelicious! You won’t believe they’re vegan. Grab one, two, or better yet, three! While supplies last. Goes great with a cup of tea or our feature Kenyan Coffee from Chiru Coffee Connection. You don’t want to miss it.

Dad Bod – Double IPA Release
11AM – 3PM
DuClaw Brewing Co.
8901 Yellow Brick Rd, Baltimore
Give dad a gift he’ll really love this Father’s Day & treat him to a day of BEER! We’re turning our brewery into an All-About-Dad extravaganza for the limited release of “Dad Bod”, a special Double IPA available only in 32oz crowler cans & on draft. We’ll be donating $1 from every beer token purchased to Pints for Prostates to support their fight against prostate cancer, & celebrating all things dad with special themed games, competitions, & activities for all ages!

Juneteenth Reservoir Hill Garden and Home Tour
11AM – 4PM
Reservoir Hill Garden and Home Tour
2000 Park Ave, Baltimore
The Friends of Reservoir Hill welcomes you to join the 22nd Annual Garden and Home Tour and first annual Juneteenth Celebration! Come tour the gardens and homes of historic Reservoir Hill in Baltimore, just south of the largest park in the city. Home interiors range from historic to contemporary.
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2017 FEASTIVAL – A Food Adventure for a Cure
12PM – 4PM
Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore – Waterfront Promenade
200 International Drive Baltimore
Join fellow foodies on the Waterfront Promenade, Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore for a rare culinary experience. Guests will feast on delectable bites by Baltimore’s hottest culinary talent and sip stylish cocktails and craft brews. With refreshing sights and sounds, relish in this epicurean adventure. Tickets are all inclusive with proceeds benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
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2nd Anniversary Tasting Room Can Release
12PM – 5PM
Oliver Brewing Company
4216 Shannon Dr, Baltimore
Join us in celebrating our 2nd anniversary at our Brewery! It’s been TWO years since we have moved into our Shannon Drive location and we want to celebrate our time since we’ve started brewing here! We will be releasing two beers, Anniversary Vol. 2: This Floor is Snakes and Summer Babe. Pizza di Joey will be slinging super sized pizza slices and whole pies (if you dare) to accompany all of the delicious beer you will be drinking. Grab any beer to go and get entered to win a free case of beer and other Oliver goodies!

3rd Annual Baltimore Wine Fest
12PM – 7PM
Canton Waterfront Park
3001 Boston St, Baltimore
Join B Scene Events & Promotions at the Canton Waterfront Park for the 3rd Annual Baltimore Wine Fest on Saturday, June 17, 2017. Experience 160+ wines from around the world, gourmet eats provided by local eateries, live music, chef cooking demonstrations, wine seminars, craft beer & spirits, unique shopping, and a family zone.
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Pop-Up with Modernature: At-Home Microgreen Kits!
12PM – 3PM
B.Willow
220 West 27th, Baltimore
Come learn how to grow your own microgreens to enjoy at home! Julie from Modernature will be at the shop demonstrating how to grow your own microgreens indoors using her amazing kit. She’ll teach you everything you’ll need to know to grow your own greens year-round!

PRIDE PARADE DAY PARTY!
12PM – 5PM
BAMF Café
1821 N Charles St, Baltimore
This year we are on the PRIDE Parade route and having a Day Party to celebrate.
VODKATRINA will be spinning tunes from Noon-5pm! Pre-Pride Extravaganza Show at the corner of Charles & North 12:30-1:30PM. Annual HIGH HEEL Race at 1:30PM. PARADE will be coming up Charles Street and ending at North Ave from 2:00-4:00pm. BLOCK PARTY 4:00-10:00pm. We’ll be showing RuPaul’s Drag Race Episodes & Classic Queer Movies on our TVs ALL DAY! Special PRIDE Themed Lattes, Frappes, & Treats! We’ll be OPEN all day for your caffeination needs and to offer a place to escape the outdoors. Join Us in Celebrating PRIDE 2017!

The Foundery Turns One Birthday Bash
12PM – 4PM
The Foundery
101 West Dickman Street, Baltimore
The Foundery is turning one year old, and we’re celebrating the maker way. Join us on Saturday June 17th 12:00-4:00 for our birthday bash!
First priority, food: Outdoor grilling, Giant cake cut in true maker style, Pancake bot!, Liquid nitrogen ice cream, and Union Brewing Beers!
Fun Activities: Raffles!! Win a fidget spinner, shopbot furniture, and Foundery classes! Drift Tricycle races. Corn hole and horseshoe
Last-minute father’s day prep: Make your own custom laser engraved card and Make your own custom name patch with the CNC embroidery machine
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Open Hours: Reconnecting with the Sacred Feminine
1PM – 4PM
The Baltimore Museum of Art
10 Art Museum Dr, Baltimore
Join artist Noelle Imparato for a presentation and discussion on her upcoming book My Life in 40 Portraits: Reconnecting with the Sacred Feminine. Along with her 40 paintings, Imparato will share stories with the intention of provoking vital questions such as, “How can art help us reconnect with the sacred feminine?” After the presentation, stay for an art therapy session.

Ballet Nouveau School Presents – Sleeping Beauty & Other Works
1PM – 4:15PM
The Motor House
120 West North Avenue, Baltimore
Join Us as the Ballet Nouveau School celebrates our inaugural year performing exerts from The Sleeping Beauty and Other Works.  $15 General Admission. $20 At the Door. 1:00pm & 3:00pm Shows.
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Binology 101: The Basics of Wine Tasting
2PM – 3:30PM
Bin 604
604 South Exeter Street, Baltimore
We look at the typical characteristics of popular grape varietals and explain the terminology and techniques of wine tasting and learn how to recognize the subtle and subjective flavors of wine. Tickets are $29.
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Yappy Hour!
2PM – 7PM
The Brass Tap at The Fitzgerald
1205 West Mt. Royal Avenue, Baltimore
Yappy Hour, sponsored by Flying Dog Brewery. Every Saturday from 2pm to 7pm, bring your dog to our beautiful outdoor patio and enjoy some great brews and excellent pub food! If you bring your dog we’ll give you $2 off of any Flying Dog draught. So, come to The Tap and get your Yappy on!

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Baltimore’s World Refugee Day
2PM – 5PM
Creative Alliance
3134 Eastern Ave, Baltimore
World Refugee Day is a free family friendly festival and spectacular showcase of talented new American artists who have resettled in Baltimore. The festival features youth and adult performances, and embraces the rich customs of Guinea, Syria, Myanmar, and the DR Congo. Free family art-making activities, face painting, global cuisine, craft vendors, networking and workshops will be available at the Creative Alliance in Highlandtown, Baltimore’s most culturally-diverse neighborhood. World Refugee Day Baltimore is produced by Creative Alliance in partnership with International Rescue Committee and Baltimore City Community College Refugee Youth Project.
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Baltimore Pride Parade
2PM – 4PM
From N. Charles Street and Eager Street to North Avenue
Come celebrate Baltimore Pride Week and enjoy the parade.

Harajuku Fashion Walk Baltimore
2PM – 5:30PM
Baltimore Convention Center
1 W Pratt Street, Baltimore
Love Japanese fashion? Are you in the Baltimore/Maryland/DC/Virginia area? Get dressed in your favorite Harajuku fashions and join us for Baltimore’s Harajuku Fashion Walk! Shibuya and Gyaru styles are welcome! Everyone should meet at The Baltimore Convention Center steps at 2PM. The walk itself will not begin until 3:00 – 3:20 PM. After 3:20PM we will be forced to start the walk. PLEASE get there on time or we will have to leave without you!

Mead and Cider Night!
6PM – 9PM
The Brass Tap at The Fitzgerald
1205 West Mt. Royal Avenue, Baltimore
Taste great meads and ciders, and learn all about how these great “brews” are made. We’ll have reps from Charm City Meadworks and Distillery Lane Ciderworks on hand to chat about their creations and pour fantastic samples!

Belvedere Tap Takeover: Monument City Brewing
6PM – 9PM
Atwater’s Belvedere Square Market
529 East Belvedere Avenue
Join us on June 17th for another Tap Takeover! This month we are featuring Monument City Brewing. To mark the occasion we are putting together a specialized menu that pairs perfectly with Monument City draft beers.
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Pride Glowstick Party
6PM – 1AM
The Owl Bar
1 E Chase St, Baltimore
Beat the Heat with us on Pride Weekend! With forecasts around 90 degrees, come to the Owl Bar to chill! We will have the air conditioning on blast, ice cold drinks and F’rose popsicles on hand! The only time we will be heating it up is when DJ Sean J starts spinning at 9:00 pm! Get there early for Pride Happy Hour for unbeatable drink and food specials from 6-7:00 pm!

Queerology Pride Edition
7PM – 2AM
The Crown
1910 N Charles St, Baltimore
QUEER-OLOGY is a lgbt dance party and film series featuring the hottest djs and live performances! QUEER-OLOGY caters to the lgbt community by providing an evening of lgbt culture and entertainment.

Solstice
8PM – 12AM
Maryland Science Center
601 Light St, Baltimore
Solstice, the Maryland Science Center’s Annual Fundraiser is held on the Saturday closest to the Summer Solstice. This year marks the 40th annual celebration, and the event will be on Saturday June 17, 2017. Funds raised from Solstice support the programs and outreach efforts of the Science Center as well as help underwrite free admission for all Maryland schoolchildren throughout the academic year when visiting on field trips. Featuring: Moveable feast, signature cocktails, live music, silent auction, rooftop views & music.
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The Return of The Funk Show
8PM – 10PM
Eubie Blake National Jazz Institute and Cultural Center
847 N Howard St, Baltimore
Directed by Troy Burton. Featuring the music of Parliament Funkadelic, James Brown, Cameo, The Gap Band, Rick James, George Duke, Heatwave, Instant Funk, Aretha Franklin, Mother’s Finest and Parlet. Come dressed in your favorite funkdafied clothing. Cash bar available. Dinner for purchase.
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Mortified Baltimore
8PM – 11PM
The Ideal Arts Space
905 W 36th St, Baltimore
True Tales … Ripped from the Pages of Real Life! Mortified stars everyday adults sharing their most embarrassingly real teenage diary entries, poems, love letters, lyrics and locker notes … in front of total strangers. Hailed as a “cultural phenomenon” by Newsweek, Mortified is a comic excavation of the strange and extraordinary things we created as kids. Witness adults sharing their own adolescent journals, letters, poems, lyrics, home movies, stories and more! With adult beverages courtesy of The Wine Source! COST: $15 in advance, $20 at the door (cash only at the door).
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Badass Comedy
8PM – 10:30PM
Zissimos Bar
1023 W 36th St, Baltimore
Acts: Bear Trap, Jane Don’t (NYC), OLGA, Chris Lawrence, Elizabeth Fulton, Sandy Bernstein
There’s always that one badass. And in this case, it’s a comedy show, filled with hilarious acts to put a fire under your seat. We’ll rev things up with standup sets from host Sandy Bernstein, Elizabeth Fulton, and Chris Lawrence, then aim straight for the improv with resident duo OLGA. Following the break, a long form set from NYC’s Jane Don’t will smash all your expectations before CCCP team Bear Trap grinds you into a pulp. $5 cash only at the door, or online up until 7:30 the night of the show. This show is presented by Charm City Comedy Project upstairs at Zissimos Bar in Hampden.

Baltimore Pride Saturday
8PM – 2AM
Grand Central Nightclub
1001 N Charles St, Baltimore
Mega circuit DJ Steve Henderson returns to his roots of Baltimore to headline for Baltimore Pride direct from Chicago! Steve has spun virtually every club in the east coast and Midwest, has headlined several of the largest circuit events in the country and continues to play the best high energy club music around. You won’t want to miss this!! Special lighting, lasers go go boys, guest bartenders and extra fun will be had!!!

Electronic Uncensored LIVE: One Year Anniversary Show
8PM – 2AM
The 8×10
10 E Cross St, Baltimore
…Eddie Watson & South House Entertainment present Electronic Uncensored LIVE: 1-Year Anniversary Show. Join us as we celebrate the one year anniversary of DJ Eddie Watson‘s podcast “ELECTRONIC UNCENSORED,” a monthly music show in the genres of House, Tech House, Techno, and Electronic.
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Infinity’s Kitchen Late Show
8PM – 11PM
The 14 Karat Cabaret
218 W Saratoga St, Baltimore
The Infinity’s Kitchen Late Show is back at a new venue! We’re kicking off the third year of a fun literary late show with two special guests, banter with the performers about their work and their lives, and more. It’s all in a format that resembles a late night talk show. There may even be some fun gags in the mix.

Celebration “Wounded Healer” Album Release Party
9PM – 12AM
Ottobar
2549 N Howard St, Baltimore
Celebration at Ottobar with special guests Chiffon @chiffonromance and Rod Hamilton and Tiffany Seal with DJ John Jones
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Baltimore Eagle Dance Party
9PM – 2AM
Baltimore Eagle Night Club and Bar
2022 N Charles St, Baltimore
DJ Ryan Doubleyou returns to close out Pride Saturday at the Baltimore Eagle! Also on the decks through the day and throughout the bar DJ Vince Christopher, DJ Scott Howard, DJ Matthew Lee, and DJ Kuhmeleon.

Revelry: An (actual) tea party
9:15PM – 11:45PM
Fells Point Corner Theatre
251 S Ann St, Baltimore
After our production of “Alice In Wonderland” on Saturday, June 17th, enjoy cocktails, tea, Victorian finger foods, music, games, and a silent auction to benefit The Collaborative Theatre’s co-production of “Alice In Wonderland.” You can join us for the production of Alice In Wonderland by purchasing a ticket to Saturday’s show, or you can come by afterward for drinks, entertainment, and a silent auction to benefit this co-production. Festivities start when the show ends approximately 9:15 pm. Dress: casual, or super-fancy. There will be prizes for best outfit. The event is FREE . Bar and food items are a cash-only donation. Silent auction sales benefit the operation and production expenses for The Collaborative Theatre Company. Silent auction items may be purchased with cash, check, or credit card.
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SKIN TIGHT SOUL PARTY
10PM – 2AM
The Crown
1910 N Charles St, Baltimore
Baltimore City Paper’s “Best Dance Party” is back with more rare grooves, Digging up more rare beats, shouts, and handclaps. This month we will be exploring the world of mid-tempo beats that make you move your hips even when you are trying to stand at the bar and talk to somebody. Then we will tork it up with the blazing hot rock and soul to finish. Wear your “Breaking Sh*t” outfit.

DJ Tracy Young Invades Baltimore
10PM – 2AM
G•A•Y
518 North Charles Street, Baltimore
Join us for a night of debauchery on June 17th and to show your PRIDE, Baltimore! DJ Tracy Young is flying in from Miami to host the most INSANE Pride Sponsored Party of the week!
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Cats Domino
10PM – 1AM
Rye Fells Point
1639 Thames St, Baltimore
Cats Domino (feat. members of Fractal Cat) is a new project celebrating the rock ‘n’ roll, R&B, and rockabilly of the 1950s. Join us for an evening of Chuck Berry, Fats Domino, Buddy Holly, Little Richard, The Everly Brothers, Solomon Burke, Lloyd Price and more!

Sunday, June 18

Summer Solstice Yoga Celebration
8AM – 9:30AM
American Visionary Art Museum
800 Key Hwy, Baltimore
YogaWorks Baltimore and AVAM present a free outdoor yoga class, led by Keith Golden from YogaWorks Baltimore. All abilities and skills welcome. Bring your own yoga mat or towel. Come dressed in your favorite sunrise colors—pink, orange, yellow, red, purple. Free refreshments. Please note this class, weather permitting, will occur outside on concrete and pavers. Class is FREE, but your RSVP requested.  Register Here

Small Batch BBQ presents FATHERS DAY BBQ BRUNCH at Chucks Trading Post
9AM – 3PM
Chuck’s Trading Post
1506 W. 36th St., Baltimore
Join us as we take over the kitchen at Chucks Trading Post for a Father’s Day BBQ Brunch. Treat dad to some smoked meat on his day!! No reservations required…. you know what Dads like? BBQ

Walking Tour: Mount Vernon Place and Monument Climb
10AM – 11AM
Mount Vernon Place
699 Washington Pl, Baltimore
Mount Vernon began as the estate of Revolutionary War hero John Eager Howard and grew to be the place to live for Baltimore’s rich and famous in the mid-19th century. The Garrett family, owners of the B&O Railroad, the Walters, founders of the Walters Art Museum, and other families, built and lived in handsome mansions along the four parks of Mount Vernon Place surrounding the Washington Monument. The recent award-winning restoration to the 200-year old Washington Monument is the latest news from the revival of this historic neighborhood over the last decade. Join us on a tour to hear the stories behind the Washington Monument and see the landmarks of Baltimore’s grandest historic neighborhood. If your legs are strong, climb the Monument’s 227 steps for a birds-eye view of central Baltimore! Per city code, space inside the monument’s tower is limited. The tour will be capped at 15 people and we’ll meet at the South entrance of the Monument.
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Juneteenth Reservoir Hill Garden and Home Tour
11AM – 4PM
Reservoir Hill Garden and Home Tour
2000 Park Ave, Baltimore
The Friends of Reservoir Hill welcomes you to join the 22nd Annual Garden and Home Tour and first annual Juneteenth Celebration! Come tour the gardens and homes of historic Reservoir Hill in Baltimore, just south of the largest park in the city. Home interiors range from historic to contemporary.

Pride Festival
11AM – 6PM
Druid Hill Park
Between Swann Drive and the Sundial Pavilion, Baltimore
Vendors, Drag Stage and Food Trucks, Oh MY!

Peated Single Malt Release and BBQ Party
12PM- 6PM
Old Line Spirits
200 S Janney St, Baltimore
Come join Old Line on Father’s Day for a special release party of our Peated American Single Malt Whiskey. Award winning chef Nancy Longo and her team at Pierpoint are offering Kansas City smoked BBQ pork on cibiatta rolls, homemade chips, and mini apple crumb pies. We only bottled 242 hand numbered bottles, so come by to pick up yours and stay for lunch!

Father’s Day Celebration
12PM – 5PM
Port Discovery Children’s Museum
35 Market Pl, Baltimore
Celebrate fathers and caregivers on Sunday, June 18th at Port Discovery! Take part in Family Celebration Circle Time, create a special project for dad, learn about sound techniques in the Percussion Garden and more!

Cheese Making: Ricotta and Mozzarella
2PM – 5PM
Charm City Farms
1310 Hillman St, Baltimore
In this beginner cheese-making workshop, learn how to make the classic and versatile Ricotta Cheese using cow’s milk, and then continue on to make a Mozzarella cheese for a delicious addition to any appetizer or main course. During the class participants will be welcome to ask questions, to sample the cheeses we make, and to take some home at the end.
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Dopamines \ Cowabunga Pizza Time \ Braceface \ Boardroom Heros!
7PM – 11PM
The Windup Space
12 W North Ave, Baltimore
The Dopamines (OH) – It’s Alive/Paper+Plastick Records
Cowabunga Pizza Time (MD) – Audio Esoterica
BraceFace (MD) – DIY Punk / Pop Punk
Boardroom Heroes (MD/DC) – Sinking Ship Records
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OTC Sunday Vibe Fest at The Depot
7PM – 10PM
TheDepot Baltimore
1728 N Charles St, Baltimore
Cold Drinks and awesome music all night! Come jam!
Time Columns (Progressive Post-Rock) https://www.facebook.com/timecolumns/
Summerbruise https://summerbruise.bandcamp.com/
Go Cozy (spicy falafel) https://gocozy.bandcamp.com/
Flying Jacob (Alternative) https://www.facebook.com/WeAreFlyingJacob/?ref=br_rs
Timberbrooke (Alternative Rock) https://www.facebook.com/timberbrookeva/

Gary Bartz Todd Marcus Quintet
7:30PM – 10PM
Creative Alliance
3134 Eastern Ave, Baltimore
A native of Baltimore, Gary Bartz is a giant of the music world. Tonight, this virtuoso of the alto saxophone, teams up with his friend and apprentice, bass clarinet master Todd Marcus, along with along with a stellar rhythm section of Allyn Johnson (piano), James King (bass), and Eric Kennedy(drums) for an epic cross- generational evening of jazz magic.
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Roadkill Ghost Choir & Walker Lukens +1 TBA at Metro Gallery
7PM – 11PM
Metro Gallery
1700 N Charles St, Baltimore
Roadkill Ghost Choir & Walker Lukens +1 TBD
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Loud and Proud
8PM – 10:30PM
Zissimos Bar
1023 W 36th St, Baltimore
Acts: Rahne Alexander, Violet Gray, Samantha Kelly, T Moony, Elizabeth Danger Norman, Rose Vineshank, RobinJones, Valerie Paschall, Michael Furr (& more TBA) PLUS RAINBOW IMPROV JAM!
Come celebrate Baltimore Pride with this colorful lineup! We went on the prowl for the best LGBTQ stars in the Charm City jungle, and came up with a ripe bunch. Tonight, we’ve got standup from our hilarious host Michael Furr, along with Rahne Alexander, Violet Gray, Samantha Kelly, T Moony, Elizabeth Norman, Rose Vineshank, and more TBA. We’ll also sharpen our claws with some improv from prominent improvisers in our Rainbow Improv Jam! This show is $5 cash at the door or online through Eventbrite through 7:30 PM. This show is produced by Michael Furr and Charm City Comedy Projectupstairs at Zissimos Bar in Hampden.

Wipeout//Hexgirlfriends//GT//$100 Girlfriend
8PM – 12AM
Joe Squared
33 W North Ave, Baltimore
An evening of music and pizza:
Wipeout- sludgy psych post punk (https://wipeout.bandcamp.com/)
Hexgirlfriends- electrofemme punk (https://soundcloud.com/hexgirlfriends)
GT- psychedelic punk power trio from Birmingham (https://gtgt.bandcamp.com/)
$100 Girlfriend- gloom pop (https://youtu.be/lgd-rRsyYTA)

The Rays (CA), Cold Feet & Haircut at Otto Upstairs
9PM – 12AM
Ottobar
2549 N Howard St, Baltimore
Unregistered Nurse Booking presents
The Rays– Killer post punk from Oakland https://soundcloud.com/raysband
Cold Feet– Baltimore punk https://cold-feet.bandcamp.com/album/tour-tape-2017
Haircut– RVA

Enjoy!

– Lindsey

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