Events in and around Baltimore


UniverSoul Circus

What: The UniverSoul Circus is celebrating its 21st year and returns to Baltimore at Security Square Mall. The circus features music, theatrical performances, incredible circus acts and loads of fun. Among the acts you can expect to see are Caribbean dancers from Trinidad, acrobats and high-flying trapeze artists from China.

When: May 28 to June 7

Where: Security Square Mall

More Info: Click here for tickets and here for contest


Dirty Dancing

What: The classic story based on the hit film Dirty Dancing hits the stage in Baltimore.

When: May 12-24, 8 p.m. with added show times on weekends

Where: The Hippodrome Theatre

More info: Tickets available here


Charlestown Field of Honor

What: Display of 1,000 full-size American flags to honor veterans. The event benefits Operation Second Chance, a Maryland-based charity that helps care for wounded warriors and their families.

When: 10 a.m. May 22-26

Where: Charlestown retirement community, 715 Maiden Choice Lane, Catonsville


Memorial Day at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens

What: The event features keynote speaker Col. Tom Manion, music by the 229th Maryland Army National Guard Band and a 21-gun salute.

When: 10 a.m. May 25

Where: Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens, 200 E. Padonia Road, Timonium


Stars and Stripes Festival

What: Family day picnic, local entertainment, moonlight cruise, Vietnam Memorial dedication and other events to honor those who gave their lives in service.

When: May 25

Where: Throughout Chesapeake Beach

More info: Check out the event's website .


Annapolis Memorial Day parade

What: Annual parade in Maryland's capital city.

When: 10 a.m. May 25

Where: Around Church Circle and Main Street with a ceremony in Susan Campbell Park.

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Annapolis Greek Festival

What: Annual festival celebrates Greece and those of Greek heritage.

When: May 28-31. 4-10 p.m. Thursday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday

Where: Ss. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church, 2747 Riva Road, Annapolis

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Cris Jacobs Band

What: Headliner Cris Jacobs has explored the outer realms of bluegrass, folk, funk, country, blues, soul, and rock with stylistic reverence, adventurous alchemy, and emotional sincerity. Throughout his musical travels he’s amassed a dedicated fanbase engaged by the warmth and high quality of his lived-in songs. Opening the night, Old Soul Revival are a mixture of some of the best and hardest working musicians in the Philadelphia area specializing in the music of The Allman Brothers Band.

When: June 5, 8 p.m.

Where: The 8x10 Club, 10 E. Cross St., Baltimore, Md. 21230

More information: Click here


Saint Nicholas Greek Folk Festival 

What: Enjoy authentic Greek food, live music, dancing Greek wine, beer, desserts and fun for kids. 

When: June 11 -14

Where: GreekTown Square & Events Center, 701 South Ponca Street, Baltimore, MD 21224

Cost: Free admission and parking. 

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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

Cost: $36-$450

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Fallen Heroes Day

What: A day celebrating and remembering Maryland's fallen police officers and firefighters.

When: 1 p.m. June 12

Where: Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens, 200 E. Padonia Road, Timonium

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Cirque Du Soleil

What: Cirque Du Soleil comes to Baltimore.

When: July 8-12

Where: Royal Farms Arena, 201 W. Baltimore St., Baltimore, Md., 21201

For more information: Click here  for tickets


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 .


Bel Air Farmer's Market

What: A weekly farmer's market in the heart of Bel Air.

When: 7-11 a.m. Saturdays, April 11 through November

Where: Located in the parking lot of the Mary Risteau State Office building at 2 S. Bond Street, which also houses district court.

More info: Dogs are welcome at the market, but if you bring your pet make sure it is friendly with other animals.  For additional information visit .


Westport Market

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.



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