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

For details see Hyatt Regency Baltimore

Le Grand Courtâge
Our motto is ‘Embrace Life.  Dream Big.  Accept all Invitations.‘ and to that end our goal is to provide an affordable luxury that is perfect for “courting life” and celebrating its special occasions, as well as all of the simple every day moments in between. 
Le Grand Courtâge meaning “ the great courtship” ...
this sparkling wine is a courtship of life and love. A dry, crisp, yet fruit forward sparkling with very balanced flavors..perfect for every occasion.
Call 877.890.9020 to discover where to purchase this delicate French sparkling wine in the area.
Discover More: Le Grand Courtage

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

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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


Mason Dixon Chef Tournament
Begins June 15! Inn at the Colonnade
This multi-week event is a single-elimination tournament designed to showcase some of the area's finest executive chefs and restaurants. Guests attending this exciting event will be more than just spectators, as they enjoy the unique experience of witnessing two spectacular area chef teams battle it out in the prep kitchen right on the main floor. More info and tickets -


July 4
9A-5P Mt Vernon Washington Monument Area
The patriotic celebration includes the official re-dedication of the monument and ribbon cutting at 10:45am immediately followed by an old-fashioned country fair featuring family-fun, hands-on activities, crafts, historical re-enactments, old-fashioned games and contests, live music, and picnic-style food concessions from local farmers and vendors. Admission is free.


4th of July
Baltimore Inner Harbor  7-10PM
Commemorate Independence Day with live music and celebratory fireworks in the heart of downtown Baltimore


4th of July
Ocean City, MD
Two Locations for Fireworks Northside Park or On The Beach in Ocean City.


July July 17-19
Downtown Baltimore
America's largest free arts festival!
For Full Schedule of Events including Live Concerts +
All The Details on Artscape After Hours visit...


Susie's Cause Presents..
An Evening Bluegrass Festival
w/ Steep Canyon Rangers
Benefits Sidney Kimmel Center Research to Conquer Colon Cancer
Thursday July 23  Gates Open 5P
Oregon Ridge
Full Details: Susie's Cause



Woodholme Country Club
Monday, September 21
..Benefits Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
New Partnership This Year w/ "There Goes My Hero"
Providing Hope & Nourishment to Leukemia Patients & Families.
For Full Details: www.ruthschrissizzlinggolfclassic.com


Saturday September 26 10A-4P
Baltimore Humane Society - Paws on Parade Walk & Fest
Bring Your Pets and Enjoy a Day Filled with Fun Activities! Full Details & Schedule of Events


Das Best Oktoberfest
Baltimore Inner Harbor-Rash Field
October 10
Live Music, Contests, Vendors & So Much More.
Full Details & Tickets: Oktoberfest


Power Plant Live!
Saturday, October 17  2-8P
Tyanna Foundation’s signature event.. Tickets include food, drinks, games, raffles,
an amazing silent auction, energetic live bands and more..
Full Details: tyanna.org/baltimore/events/breastfest-baltimore


6th Annual KidsPeace Trick-or-Trot 5K/1-Mile Walk held in partnership with the Baltimore Orioles
Saturday, October 31, 2015 | 8 AM
Oriole Park at Camden Yards
Angela and Buck Showalter invite you to run or walk for kids in foster care.
For full details and to register visit Trick-or-trot-5krun

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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