What: The Maryland Coalition for Mental Health Awareness will host its annual art event.
When: May 7, 1-5 p.m.
Where: Jim Rouse Visionary Center, 3rd Floor Ballroom, American Visionary Art Museum, 800 Key Highway, Baltimore, MD 2123
What: The 2015 Season opens with Timothy Showalter and his band, Strand of Oaks, and, back for more First Thursday action this year, the ever-rocking Marah. Plus, touring in support of their new album "Drug For The Modern Age," it's KOPECKY.
When: May 7, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Canton Waterfront Park, 3001 Boston St., Baltimore, MD., 21224
What: Madea is at it again in Tyler Perry’s most outrageously funny stage play ever. In trouble with the local authorities, Mabel Simmons, notoriously known as Madea, is on the run from the law. With no place to turn, she volunteers to move in with her friend Bam who is recovering from hip replacement surgery.
When: May 8- 10
Where: Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric, 140 W. Mt Royal Ave, Baltimore MD 21201
What: Cirque Du Soleil comes to Baltimore.
When: July 8-12
Where: Royal Farms Arena, 201 W. Baltimore St., Baltimore, Md., 21201
Baltimore's Farmer's Market & Bazaar
What: The farmer's market features produce, meats, dairy, breads, flowers, collectibles, crafts and often live music.
When: Sundays April 5 - Dec. 20, 7 a.m. to noon
Where: Underneath the Jones Falls Expressway at Holliday and Saratoga streets
For more information: Visit the Farmer's Market website .
Ringside: An evening with Jim Ross
What: This show features a no holds barred Q&A and stories of the road with famed wrestling commentator Jim Ross beginning with his career in the biz starting in the territory days of the 70's.
When: May 16, 8 p.m
Where: Rams Head Live in Baltimore (Power Plant Live), 20 Market Place, Baltimore MD 21202
Cost: $22.50 in advance, $25 at the door, $60 VIP
For more information: ramsheadlive.com
An evening with Howie Mandel
What: Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School set to host an evening and concert with famed comedian Howie Mandel. The event is the Pikesville Jewish school's annual Spotlight event; a major fundraiser benefiting the Scholarship Fund of the school.
When: June 11, 5:30 p.m. (pre-event sponsorship reception), 7:30 program begins
Where: Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School, 3300 Old Court Road, Baltimore, MD 21208
For more information: bethtfiloh.com
What: A weekly farmer's market bringing more fresh food options to south Baltimore.
When: 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays, June 18-Oct. 8.
Where: Intersection of Waterview Avenue and Annapolis Road in Baltimore
LEGO Castle Adventure
What: Build, explore and play with LEGOs at this exhibit at Port Discovery Children's Museum.
When: Now through September 20
Where: Port Discovery Children's Museum, 35 Market Place, Baltimore, MD 21202
Cost: General admission is $14.50 for children and adults ages 2 and up.