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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

 


September 26-November 1

 

Thursday, October 23 6 to 9P
Morgan State University’s Murphy Fine Arts Center

Enjoy wine, chef cuisine and an assortment of incredible desserts. Demonstrate artistic style at interactive art tables and a photo booth. Performance by MSU student five-piece combo band.Live and silent auctions include unique artwork created by the at-risk children and youth living at The Children’s Home.Proceeds will help sustain quality programs and services for at-risk children, youth and their families. More Details & Tickets:
The Children's Home

 

Ready ... Set ... Sniff 5K Run and 1-mile Walk
October 25 Patterson Park
Every dollar raised from the Ready, Set, Sniff 5K goes directly towards the animals in BARCS care.
All the details: barcs


Monday, October 27 Dave & Buster's
7P-Midnight
Hosted by Dennis Pitta, Justin Tucker and Brandon Williams the eve includes catered food, an open bar, a costume contest, dancing, games, pool, bowling and a silent auction.
For more info visit www.goodwillgridiron.com



Signature Chefs Auction & Dinner
Monday, November 3 6PM
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel
Enjoy a fabulous evening featuring over 30 of the area’s celebrated chefs and an exciting auction.
Visit Signature Chefs for more details and tickets

 

Everybody Cut Loose..
KENNY LOGGINS Is Coming to Town
Friday, November 7 The Meyerhoff
Benefits Junior Achievement of Central Maryland
For tickets and further info www.jamaryland.org/event/ja-jams

 

Madama Butterfly
Friday, November 7 7:30P
Sunday, November 9 3P Lyric Theatre
Libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa based on “Madame Butterfly” by David Belasco
Sung in Italian with English Surtitles
For tickets Madama Butterfly

 

 

"Falling in LOVE"
The Preston Hall
FREE PARKING, Maryland Avenue parking lot
Sunday, November 16 1:30pm-5:30pm
Enjoy cocktails, sample savory hor d’oeuvres and meet some of Maryland's Finest wedding and event professionals
The first 25 Brides in attendance will receive a "Glam" bag full of fabulous goodies.
For Full Details & To Register: Glitz and Glam

 

Thursday, November 20 M&T Stadium 6PM
Benefits National Kidney Foundation of MD
Over 45 top local restaurants will feature their delicious creations, paired with enticing beverages. Live & Silent Auctions+
More Info:

 

Trace Adkins Christmas Show
Saturday, November 22 8p Lyric Theatre
Adkins’ The Christmas Show 2014 Tour is a reverent, family-friendly theatrical production, featuring songs from his Celtic Christmas album, The King’s Gift. The show combines fireside story-telling with performances of classic carols.
Tickets and More Info: Trace Adkins

 

November 27-December 24
Inner Harbor West Shore Park
Full Details:

 

 

Kenny G Holiday Show
Thursday, December 4 7:30P Lyric Theatre
n a recording career that spans almost three decades and 23 albums, GRAMMY® Award-winner saxophonist Kenny G has grafted elements of R&B, pop and Latin to a jazz foundation solidifying his reputation as the premiere artist in contemporary jazz.
Tickets and More Info: Kenny G

 

Cirque Dreams..
Holidaze)
December 26-28 Lyric Theatre
Tickets and More Info: Cirque Dreams


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.



Baltimore Spa & Salon
Ritz Carlton Baltimore
See Becca for The Perfect Blow Dry! She works magic on hair..making it shiny and more manageable. Also great with highlights. Becca is great for bridal parties & special events.
Ask about her Shine Treatment!
Call for Appointments and Special Pricing. www.baltimorespasalon.com


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