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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

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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, October 5  6:30-9:30P
B & O Railroad Museum
Local Farmers & Chefs are paired together to create a unique dish. Guests will enjoy sampling the amazing delectables while raising money for Days of Taste.
Full details: www.farmtochefmd.com


October 9-18
Featuring Everything Beer, Baltimore!
Full Schedule of Events:


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


Monday, October 12
Dave & Busters Arundel Mills 
Join some of your favorite Ravens players at this annual Halloween Bash that benefits Goodwill Chesapeake.  Fab food, drinks, costume contest, auction & more.
Full details and tix: www.goodwillgridiron.com


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


Wednesday, October 21 7:30P
Modell Performing Arts Center at The Lyric
See the finalists perform live as the Last Comic Standing Live Tour appears in Baltimore.


Baltimore Museum of Industry
Scholarship Fundraiser for Children of Maryland’s Catastrophically or Fatally Injured Workers

Royal Farms Arena
October 28- November 1
Disney celebrates 100 years with the ultimate Disney experience. Relive the magic of Disney's Frozen, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin and more in this ice-skating spectacular!
Disney on Ice 100 Years of Magic

FACES 2015
Thursday,  Oct. 29: 6:00–9:00 PM             
Baltimore Museum of Industry
Enjoy wine, chef cuisine, live music, strolling magic, interactive art activities and auctions to benefit
The Children’s Home’s programs and services for at-risk children, youth and their families.   www.thechildrenshome.net

Thursday, October 29  7:30P
Modell Performing Arts Center at The Lyric
The All-Stars Tour! featuring some of the most popular performers
from the hit NBC variety competition series


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


An evening of culinary excellence 
Monday, November 2  
6:00 PM Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel 
The event offers an evening of fine food, wine and fabulous auction items. Taste exquisite sample dishes of over 25 of the area's celebrated chefs in one evening. The tasting and silent auction begin at 6:00 pm and the live auction will begin at 8:00 pm.
Further info and tickets: Signature Chefs


Modell Performing Arts Center at The Lyric
Thursday, November 5  7:30P
 SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE’s Top 10 finalists will make their way across North America performing in 70 cities with a stop in Baltimore!  The full line up & tickets


November12, 2015
Martins Valley Mansion
or Contact Wendy 410 336-8889  WendyHerr1@gmail.com


Thursday, November 12
The Lyric
An Evening with GEORGE BENSON
Benefits Art with a Heart
Enjoy a Reception and Concert..
More Details:


December 4-5
Lyric Opera House
This show will take the audience on a magical journey into three timeless fairytales that bring your favorite classic Disney princesses to life once again!
Disney Live! Three Classic Fairy Tales


December 10-13
Royal Farms Arena
For the first time ever in Baltimore, your super heroes are going to be saving the city and you will be able to see your favorite superheroes and villains live and up close!
Marvel Universe Live!

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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