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Check Out Bistro 300 in the Hyatt Regency Baltimore..
Brunch, Lunch, & Dinner + Daily Specials

For details see Hyatt Regency Baltimore

Spring into Summer Radiance...
Apple & Tangerine Darphin Facial
About Faces Day Spa -All Area Locations
Mylene Nine- Spa Director Timonium
This 60 minute treatment is for all skin types & provides radiance and clarity to your complexion.
Experience this relaxing facial...it will improve skin texture, bring luminosity and smooth fines lines.
Includes a two step exfoliation and aromatic care...beautiful scents & perfect textures..Darphin facials.
Reserve your facial or treat someone special:
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Devaux Champagne
Perfect For Every Celebration...

"In Bar-sur-Seine, in the heart of the Champagne region, in the Côte des Bar, Champagne DEVAUX plays music with an open range of tones...the Collection D champagnes, with their sensual and open rhythms...the Classiques champagnes and their charming and captivating tones...and the 100% Pinot Noir, wines with an intense and harmonious pace."
Request at your favorite wine & spirits store.
Perfect for every celebration
More info: www.champagne-devaux.com/index.asp


Celebrity Photos
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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


Monday September 26   6:30P
B&O Museum
Farm to Chef is a culinary competition that pairs area top chefs with local farmers to create original dishes highlighting our region. Guests sample the fare and vote for their favorites.
This is a benefit for Days of Taste & Tastewise Kids.
Full details & tickets www.farmtochefmd.com




Tuesday, October 4  8P 
The Lyric Theatre
A genre busting, rotating collective of musicians and vocalists that reimagines modern pop hits in the styles of jazz, ragtime & swing classics.
Full details and tickets: lyricbaltimore.com/event/scott-bradlees-postmodern-jukebox/


October 8   Baltimore M&T Stadium Lots
All you can taste over 150 beer, schnapps, wine, music, contests, vendors+ Full details and tickets:


Monday, October 17  7P  Dave & Busters Arundel Mills
Join your favorite Ravens in this festive Halloween party including catered food, an open bar, a costume contest, dancing, games, pool, bowling and a silent auction.
Proceeds benefit  Goodwill Industries of the Chesapeake.


Thursday, October 20 American Visionary Art Museum 6-9P
Enjoy small plates & wine from some of Maryland's best restaurants, wineries & caterers. Also fun shopping with unique jewelry, handbags and crafts.
All proceeds go toward funding research into the cause, cure and treatment of MS as well as funding education, advocacy and local programs that enhance the quality of life for people affected by MS. Further info & tickets http://eventmdm.nationalmssociety.org/site/TR?fr_id=28075&pg=entry


Soirée with O.J. – A Rockin’ Good Time
Benefit for Brigance Brigade
Hard Rock Cafe Baltimore 
Friday, October 21 7P
Enjoy delicious hors d'oeuvres, amazing buffet, wine and beer, music and dancing, live and silent auctions, commemorative event favors and special guests from the NFL!  This event raises funds for families battling ALS  www.eventbrite.com/e/soiree-with-oj-a-rockin-good-time-tickets-26452190213



FACES 2016
Friday, Oct. 28: 6:00–10:00 PM             
Baltimore Museum of Industry
Enjoy fine wine, gourmet food by Puttin’ on the Ritz, live music by the Swingin’ Swamis, raffles, pumpkin decorating, airbrush tattoo and bodypainting, a photobooth and silent/live auctions of original artwork and more!
Proceeds support The Children’s Home’s programs and services for at-risk children, youth and their families.  
Visit www.thechildrenshome.net for more details and tickets.


Trick-or-Trot 5K/1 Mile Walk
Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Saturday, October 29
Enjoy a Fun Pre and Post Race Party with Buck and Angela Showalter and the Oriole Bird!
Benefits KidsPeace Foster Care and Community Programs of Maryland including KEYS (KidsPeace Empowering Youth to Succeed)
More info and to register: www.active.com/baltimore-md/running/distance-running-races/kidspeace-7th-annual-trick-or-trot-5k-and-1-mile-walk-2016


Camden Yards October 30
HorizonWALKS is a part of the national SunriseWALKS CAMPaign, held in support of Horizon Day Camp. Horizon Day Camp is a full-summer day camp for children with cancer and their siblings.
Early Registration and Team Village 8:30AM – 10:00AM
Walk Begins at 10:00AM
Finish Line Celebration with music, games, prizes, face painting, refreshments and more!
HorizonWALKS features a scenic figure-eight route around
M&T Bank Stadium and Camden Yards.
Visit www.sunrise-walks.org/horizon for more details and to register.

Maryland Balloon Flights
Want a different idea for a date? A romantic Anniversary or Birthday  
surprise? Pilot Matt Lidinsky, who lives in Baldwin, MD. runs a successful Hot Air Balloon Ride Business. You can visit his web site
http://www.marylandballoonflights.com  to find out how to book a flight during this beautiful time of the year.



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