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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

 

Royal Farms Arena
February 5-9
Your favorite Disney stories
come to life on Ice!
Full details and tickets 
www.royalfarmsarena.com/events/detail/doi-celebrate-memories

 

Hippodrome Theatre
February 12-March 8

From the first electrifying note to the final breathtaking moment, Wicked—the untold true story of the Witches of Oz—transfixes audiences with its wildly inventive story. 

View show times and ticket information here Wicked

 

Sante..A Taste of Baltimore 
Thursday, March 12   6-9PM
American Visionary Arts Museum
to Benefit National Kidney Foundation

Sample an abundance of food and drink from
top area restaurants and caterers, enjoy
live music and a fabulous silent auction.
Full details and tickets www.kidneymd.org 

 

The Baltimore Sun Presents Cosmic Cocktail 2020!
Full info & tickets 
www.baltimoresunevents.com/cosmiccocktail 

 

Wednesday, March 11   7:30PM 
Modell Lyric 
https://modell-lyric.com/event/rain-a-tribute-to-the-beatles/

 

Saturday, March 14 & Sunday, March 15
Modell Lyric 
https://modell-lyric.com/event/sebastian-maniscalco-you-bother-me

 

Hippodrome Theatre
March 17-22

Spend an evening in the company of unforgettable strangers at The Band’s Visit—now one of the most celebrated musicals ever.
View show times and ticket information here
The Band's Visit

 

Casey Cares 20th Anniversary Charity Gala 
Saturday, March 28  
American Visionary Art Museum 
Full Details 
www.caseycares.org/events/gala

 

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

 

Hippodrome Theatre
April 14-19

    This entertaining musical production features a score with more than 20 of Summer’s classic hits including “Love to Love You, Baby,” “Bad Girls” and “Hot Stuff.” 

View show times and ticket information here
The Donna Summer Musical

 

Thursday, April 23  5:30-8pm 
Doubletree by Hilton
Pikesville 

Sample food and drink from over 50  Pikesville, Owings Mills and surrounding area caterers and restaurants. Enjoy raffles and music, too.
Full details & tickets The Taste

 

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

 

Hippodrome Theatre
May 5-17 

    The Tony® and Grammy® Award-Winning Best Musical, Dear Evan Hansen, is the deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it.   
View show times and ticket information here
Dear Evan Hansen

 

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

 

Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland

Monday   May 18 
5:30-9pm 
The Grand Lodge 
Full Details   www.mealsonwheelsmd.org/night-of-a-million-meals-tickets-on-sale-now

 

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

 

Hippodrome Theatre
June 2-7

    Experience the acclaimed new production of the legendary musical Miss Saigon, from the creators of Les Misérables.
View show times and ticket information here
Miss Saigon

 

5K/10K Benefit Race & Walk  
Begins War Memorial Plaza 
Sunday, June 7 
Full Details or To Register.. 
https://runsignup.com/Race/MD/Baltimore/MCVET5K10KWalkorRun



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
Noon-4pm

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

Full details and tickets  Whiskey Festival

 

 
 
 

 



























































































 
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