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NEW Aromaland Essential Oil Blends
About Faces Day Spa
Now available at About Faces Day Spa ..reserve a 60 minute Aromatherapy Massage that utilizes these amazing oil blends.

is like the "breath of life," full of fresh energy and mental clarity combining eucalyptus globulusm cajeout, peppermint and menthol.

nurtures, calms and relaxes with a lavendar, orange and cederwood blend and Love combines rosewood, patchouli, ylang ylang among others scents creating pure bliss.

Reserve your massage or purchase these essential oils at all area About Faces Day Spas. www.aboutfacesdayspa.com


Celebrity Photos
Diane has met and interviewed many celebrities through her Entertainment Reporting in and around Baltimore.

Click here for pictures of Diane and her favorite celebrities!


Chef's Expressions Wine Dinners
Gramercy Mansion
Enjoy a fabulous, elegant dinner paired with amazing wines. Great for a special date night...Treat someone you love to a memorable evening.

Visit www.ChefsExpressions.com for full schedule of wine dinners and complete menus

Inner Harbor 
Open November 28-December 24 ...Check Their Website for Specific Hours & Specials 
Enjoy the magic of an authentic German Christmas Market in Baltimore! Enjoy over 50 vendors selling authentic European food, drinks, ornaments and arts and crafts from around the world. More additions this year, too! View full schedule Baltimore-Christmas.com 


Miracle on 34th Street 
November 30-December 31 
Visiting 34th Street during the holiday season is a tradition for many.... Full details 


December 17-22
Hippodrome Theatre 


Monday, December 23   6PM
Modell Lyric 


New Year’s Eve Spectacular 
Inner Harbor 
December 31   9P-12:30A
Enjoy music and beautiful fireworks to welcome 2020! Full details   
New Year’s Eve Spectacular 


Saturday, January 25    Noon-4pm
The Assembly Room
Enjoy sampling a wide variety of wine, beer and spirits in your souvenir glass plus all types of oysters and other seafood delicacies plus the meat department.
More details and tickets Oyster, Wine & Beer



Wednesday, March 11   7:30PM 
Modell Lyric 


Saturday, March 14 & Sunday, March 15
Modell Lyric 


Friday, April 3 6-10pm &
Saturday April 4 Noon-6pm VIP 2-6PM GA
Timonium Fairgrounds 
Attend the Friday Night Kick-Off w/ Whole Pig Pickin' includes a plate of BBQ, souvenir glass with unlimited samplings & more.
Saturday includes unlimited samplings in your souvenir glass and a wide variety of entertainment.
VIP ticket gets you in two hours early!
Full details & tickets Beer, Bourbon & BBQ


Saturday, April 25 Noon-5pm VIP Admission     1-5PM GA
Harbor Point
A variety of ticket options available. VIP includes five taco tasting tickets, souvenir glass w/ unlimited sampling and an hour earlier admission.
GA Admission gets you souvenir glass for unlimited beer, mezcal and tequila tastings with food a la carte, there's also a taco only tasting option.
View full details and ticket info  Tacos 'N Taps


Saturday, May 2 VIP Noon-6PM   1-6PM GA     
Sunday, May 3  11am-5pm Wine & Fizz   Noon-5pm GA
National Harbor
A variety of admission options and all include unlimited sampling of wine and spirits in your souvenir glass, entertainment and more.
View full details and ticket options  Wine & Food


Harbor Point
Saturday, May 9
VIP  11AM-5PM  GA Noon -5PM 
Admission includes unlimited sampling in your souvenir glass, entertainment & more.
View full details and ticket info   Wine & Food


Saturday, May 30
Oregon Ridge Park
1pm-8pm  VIP   2PM-8PM GA
Enjoy unlimited samplings in your souvenir glass, entertainment, vendors and more.
Full details and tickets  Wine & Food


Harbor Point
Saturday, June 20
Two Sessions  11am-3pm & 5pm-9pm

Variety of ticket options include crabs, beer, wine & spirits tasting in your souvenir mug, entertainment & more. View all   Crab, Wine & Beer


National Harbor 
Saturday, June 20
VIP Noon-6pm  GA 2pm-6pm

Enjoy unlimited tastings in your souvenir glass plus a variety of food options. View all options and ticket info

Full details & tickets Beer, Bourbon & BBQ


National Harbor 
Saturday, August 15
Two Sessions  11am-3pm & 5pm-9pm

Variety of ticket options include crabs, beer, wine & spirits tasting in your souvenir mug, entertainment & more.
View all options & ticket info  Crab, Wine & Beer


Saturday, September 26
VIP  Noon-6pm   GA 2-6pm

Variety of options include all you can sample beer, wine and spirits, contests, live entertainment ..View all options & ticket info OktoberFest


Saturday, October 17    
Audi Field-Akridge Lot  DC
VIP Noon-5pm  GA 1-5pm

Variety of ticket options all include all you can sample drinks in your souvenir glass and entertainment.
Mac-n-Cheese tasting options vary.
View all options & ticket info DC Mac + Cheese


Saturday, October 24
Dock 5 Union Market DC
Two Sessions  11am-3pm   5pm-9pm
All you can sample beer, wine and spirits in your souvenir glass, entertainment and a variety of oyster and seafood, and the meat  department. 
View all and ticket info Oyster, Wine & Beer


Saturday, November 21
Assembly Room

Unlimited sampling in your souvenir glass, food, entertainment, seminars and more.

Full details and tickets  Whiskey Festival





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