Rotunda Farmers' Market. ​Come shop for fresh produce, lunch and other goodies from local vendors! FREE admission. 11AM-2PM. Rotunda Farmers Market, 711 W 40th St., Baltimore. https://www.facebook.com/events/2501551790119616/

Patterson Park Summer Concert Series: J Pope and the HearNow. Concerts held on Pagoda Hill every summer June through August, in the evening. There are always plenty of food vendors and other fun stuff, so be sure to check out the best free concert series in Baltimore. This week the funk-infused band J Pope and the HearNow bring you their brand of Soul and Hip Hop.  FREE. 6:30PM-8:30PM. Patterson Park Pagoda, S Patterson Park Ave., between Pratt and Lombard Sts., Baltimore. https://pattersonpark.com/concert-series 

Dessert and Whiskey. Satisfy all your cravings at Dessert & Whiskey Night in partnership with Rye Street Tavern. Enjoy a short distillery tour, followed by a pastry-making demonstration by Rye Street Tavern’s head pastry chef, Chef Sarah Malphrus. You’ll enjoy three bite-sized desserts, each paired with a different Sagamore Spirit Rye Whiskey expression. It doesn’t get much better than sweets and whiskey. $35. 7PM-8:30PM. Sagamore Spirits Distillery, 301 E Cromwell St., Baltimore. https://sagamorespirit.com/event/dessert-and-whiskey/


​​Films on the Pier: Oceans 8. Films on the Pier is an 8 week free outdoor movie series located at the end of Broadway Pier in Fells Point. Bring a chair, some snacks (or take in one of our amazing restaurants before the film), and relax under the stars, with a harbor breeze, while watching Oceans 8. Movies start at "dusk." 8:30PM-10:30PM. Broadway Pier, 900 S Broadway, Baltimore. https://www.facebook.com/events/1157672051085839/


Concert in the Park: AxixA. ​​An electric cellist, singer, and producer hailing from Baltimore, AxixA's homegrown mix of sultry and rock vocals wrapped around lyrics of mental illness, love, and identity encased in a sound that is not quite Rock, but not quite like anything else either. FREE. 6PM-8PM. Gwynns Falls/Leakin Park, 4921 Windsor Mill Rd., Baltimore. https://bcrp.baltimorecity.gov/sites/default/files/bcrp_balitmorecity_gov/attachments/RhythmsReels2019.pdf

Tour de France. As the Tour de France enters its last leg, take a trip around one of the world’s greatest wine region’s and get a little sampler of all it’s finest regions. The goal is to stay along the race route, but sometimes the wine takes us off track! $10 with a $5 credit toward featured wines. 6PM-8PM. BIN 604, 604 S Exeter St., Baltimore. https://bin604.com/event/tour-de-france/

Flicks from the Hill: Home Alone. ​Grab a blanket, picnic under the stars, and watch a great film selection inspired by AVAM's current exhibition. The Hughes Family Outdoor Theater features seating for more than a thousand on the natural amphitheater formed by Federal Hill; a 30-foot wide screen held from above by Adam Kurtzman's Giant Golden Hand; a twinkling view of the city; and an amazing, all-ages, community experience that is FREE! This week, its Christmas in July as viewers enjoy the favorite Home Alone featuring an eight-year-old troublemaker who must protect his house from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation. FREE. 9PM. American Visionary Art Museum, 800 Key Hwy., Baltimore. http://www.avam.org/news-and-events/events/flicks-from-the-hill-2019.shtml


Druid Hill Farmers' Market. Head to the Druid Hill Farmers Market for local produce, fresh baked goods, jam, fresh prepared foods, crafts, and a full schedule of programming, including live music, free yoga classes, children's story time, and more! These are just a few of the attractions that make the farmers’ market the place to meet with friends, family, and community members each summer. FREE. 3:30PM-7:30PM. Druid Hill, 3100 Swann Dr., Baltimore. https://druidhillmkt.org/

The Crawdaddies at Summer Sounds. Back again for 2019, the Crawdaddies will be bringing their Zydeco grooves to the Square with an awesome variety of rock, blues, reggae and more! Summer Sounds concerts at Belvedere Square are always free. Bring everyone and enjoy the very best Baltimore has to offer in live music, food, arts and more! FREE. 6PM-8PM. Belvedere Square, 540 E Belvedere Ave., Baltimore. https://www.facebook.com/events/562913057547464/

Summer Series Happy Hour. ​Summer’s here and the time is right to try new wines! What better way to celebrate that than with a FREE Happy Hour!
Every Friday through September 20th, join BIN 604 at the tasting bar to taste their favorite summer wines! This Friday celebrate the debut of Alice in Wonderland in 1951! FREE. 6PM-8PM. BIN 604, 604 S Exeter St., Baltimore. https://bin604.com/event/summer-series-happy-hour-6/

Craft Your Own Cocktail. Always wanted to learn how to make cocktails like the pros? Come join one of Sagamore's tour guides as they walk you through the history of Sagamore Spirit and the process of how they make our Rye Whiskey. Gather in one of the tasting rooms with individual stations to make some of Sagamore's signature cocktails. You’ll get hands-on in creating two cocktails that are easy enough to recreate at home. Get ready to have some fun and enjoy some thirst quenching cocktails! Tour includes a 30-minute distillery tour, followed by a 30-45-minute cocktail making course led by one of Sagamore Spirit Tour Guides. $25. 6:30PM-8PM. Sagamore Spirit Distillery, 301 E Cromwell St., Baltimore. https://sagamorespirit.com/event/craft-your-own-cocktail/2019-07-26/

Movie at the Market: Green Book. After attending the Druid Hill Farmers' Market, stay for a FREE screening of the comedy/drama, Green Book. FREE. 7:30PM-10:30PM. Druid Hill Park (The Bowl), 3001 East Dr., Baltimore. https://bcrp.baltimorecity.gov/sites/default/files/bcrp_balitmorecity_gov/attachments/RhythmsReels2019.pdf

​MVP Movie Night: Rear Window. Join us in Mount Vernon Place’s verdant East Square for this third movie of the summer - Rear Window. Bring your own snacks and a picnic blanket or lawn chair. As always, popcorn is FREE!​ This movie is a classic: A newspaper photographer with a broken leg passes time recuperating by observing his neighbors through his window. He sees what he believes to be a murder, and decides to solve the crime himself. With the help of his nurse and girlfriend, he tries to catch the murderer without being killed himself. 7:30PM-11PM. Mount Vernon Place – East Square, 699 Washington Pl., Baltimore. http://mvpconservancy.org/event/mvp-movie-night-rear-window/

Billy Joel in Concert. The first ever concert at Oriole Park at Camden Yards! Billy Joel is one of the biggest concert draws in the world and continues this achievement with an impressive run of sold-out consecutive stadium shows and concert arenas. Having sold 150 million records over the past quarter century, scoring 33 consecutive Top 40 hits, Billy Joel ranks as one of most popular recording artists and respected entertainers in history. Ticket prices vary. 8PM. Oriole Park at Camden Yards, 333 W Camden St., Baltimore. https://www.mlb.com/orioles/tickets/concerts


Crayligraphy Workshop. Learn the basics of calligraphy with markers from graphic designer and hand lettering artist Colin Tierney. Supplies provided; no experience necessary. Ages 13+; advance registration required. $80 members; $90 non-members. 10:30AM-2:30PM. Baltimore Museum of Industry, 1415 Key Hwy., Baltimore. http://www.thebmi.org/programs-events/

Binology 102: Basics of Italian Wine Tasting. Bin 604 Wine Sellers hosts a series of in-depth tasting classes for the burgeoning wine enthusiast. Join our wine experts for an entertaining 90-minute class jam-packed with valuable information, in a small, group format setting. Join them as they dive deeper on the regions and grape varietals of Italy! $39. 2PM-3:30PM. BIN 604, 604 S Exeter St., Baltimore. https://bin604.com/event/binology-102-guide-to-wine-and-food-pairing/

Movie in the Park: Mary and the Witches Flower. Enjoy this FREE screening of Mary and the Witches Flower, a Japanese Anime film. FREE. 8PM-10:30PM. Herring Run Park, Chesterfield and Harford Rd., Baltimore. https://bcrp.baltimorecity.gov/sites/default/files/bcrp_balitmorecity_gov/attachments/RhythmsReels2019.pdf


​Historic Fells Point Running Tour. Join a monthly historic running tour in Fells Point! Led by Coach Kara Whittington, your experience will include a 4-5 mile run with stops at key Baltimore landmarks. Route will vary every month but stops could include the National Katyn Memorial, Civil War Museum, Seven Foot Knoll Lighthouse, US Coast Guard Cutter Taney, Reginald F Lewis Museum, Shot Tower and Little Italy. Meet at Charm City Run Fells Point. Please plan to arrive 10-15 minutes early to check in and be ready to start running promptly at 9:00am. Your $25 registration books your spot, plus you'll get 10% off all purchases at Charm City Run that day. The group will be limited to 25 runners so don't wait to join in on the fun! $25. 9AM-11:30AM. Charm City Run Fells Point, 1500 Thames St., Baltimore. http://www.charmcityrun.com/calendar/historicrunningtours-fellspoint5

​Little Italy Restaurant Crawl. Little Italy Neighborhood Association (LINA) will hold its second Progressive Dinner Event. This event will feature fresh, innovative dishes without the gluten and heavy carbs that are commonly associated with Italian cuisine. Participants will enjoy a total of 8 small plates and 3 glasses of wine, traveling to different restaurants for each course and finishing the evening with assorted desserts and Bocce Ball. Restaurants include: Germano's PIATTINI, La Tavola & Angeli's Pizzeria. Desserts donated by Joe Benny’s, Osteria Da Amedeo, Amicci’s & Vaccaro’s. $69. 5PM-9PM. Evening begins at Germano's Piattini, 300 S High St., Baltimore. https://www.biteofbaltimore.net/lina

Movie in the Park: Charm City. FREE movie screening featuring the documentary Charm City, a portrait of the police, citizens, and government officials left on the front lines in Baltimore. FREE. 8:15PM-10:30PM. Conway Park, 601 W. Conway St., Baltimore. https://bcrp.baltimorecity.gov/sites/default/files/bcrp_balitmorecity_gov/attachments/RhythmsReels2019.pdf


Rotunda Farmers' Market. Enjoy this lunch time Farmers' Market in the Plaza of the Rotunda. They are here every other Tuesday, so if you can't make it to this one, there will be more opportunities! FREE. 11AM-2PM. Rotunda Farmers' Market, 711 W 40th St., Baltimore. https://www.facebook.com/RotundaFarmersMarket/


Fells Point Pub Run. ​Run with Charm City Run the last Wednesday evening of every month! Meet at Charm City Run Fells Point and then enjoy running 3-5 guided miles as a group. Once you finish back at the store, walk to a local pub where your first drink is on the house! All levels and paces are always welcome. FREE. 6:30PM-7:30PM. Charm City Run Fells Point, 1500 Thames St., Baltimore. http://www.charmcityrun.com/calendar/fellspoint-pubruns

​Films on the Pier: Skyscrape. Films on the Pier is an 8 week free outdoor movie series located at the end of Broadway Pier in Fells Point. Bring a chair, some snacks (or take in one of our amazing restaurants before the film), and relax under the stars, with a harbor breeze, while watching Skyscraper. Movies start at "dusk." FREE. 8:30PM-10:30PM. Broadway Pier, 900 S Broadway, Baltimore. https://www.facebook.com/events/484063355665821/



​Blacksauce Kitchen Wine Tasting. When you think summer, you think friends, delicious drinks, and of course, cookouts. That’s why BIN 604 is teaming up with Blacksauce Kitchen, some of the tastiest and most addictive food in Baltimore, to throw a little “backyard BBQ” in their store. Reds, whites and rosés will all be on display alongside your favorite BBQ fare. You won’t want to miss this; space is limited! $30 with a $5 credit toward your favorite wine. 6PM-8PM. BIN 604, 604 S Exeter St., Baltimore. https://bin604.com/event/blacksauce-kitchen/

Fun before Flicks: Fun Run with Charm City Run. Lace up your running shoes and head to AVAM for a FREE Fun Run presented by AVAM & Charm City Run! Enjoy this casual 3 to 5-mile jog through local neighborhoods before crossing the finish line at AVAM. Then stick around for the FREE Flicks From The Hill screening of Coraline at 9pm. FREE. 6:30PM-8:30PM. American Visionary Art Museum, 800 Key Hwy., Baltimore. http://www.avam.org/news-and-events/events/flicks-fun-run.shtml

Columbia First Thursday Pub Run. Join Charm City Run for a pub run every first Thursday of the month from the Columbia store! Start from the shop at 6:30pm and then head out for a guided 3 mile run. Finish back at the shop and then head to a local pub (they alternate between Hysteria Brewing Company & Cravin’) where you you will enjoy food/drink deals. Please bring a valid ID if you wish to enjoy an alcoholic beverage after the run. All paces and levels are welcome for the fun run! FREE. 6:30PM-8PM. Charm City Run Columbia, 7090 Deepage Dr., Columbia. http://www.charmcityrun.com/calendar/columbia-first-thursday-pubruns

​Fun Before Flicks: Painted Rock Art Activity. ​​At this free art activity, (while supplies last) spread kindness & smiles by painting a rock, then leave it somewhere for a stranger to find. This workshop takes place outside the museum's Zanvyl A. Krieger Main Building. FREE. 6:30PM-8PM. American Visionary Art Museum, 800 Key Hwy., Baltimore. http://avam.org/news-and-events/events/flicks-coraline.shtml#rock

Flicks from the Hill: Coraline. Grab a blanket, picnic under the stars, and watch a great film selection inspired by AVAM's current exhibition. The Hughes Family Outdoor Theater features seating for more than a thousand on the natural amphitheater formed by Federal Hill; a 30-foot wide screen held from above by Adam Kurtzman's Giant Golden Hand; a twinkling view of the city; and an amazing, all-ages, community experience that is FREE! This week, an adventurous 11-year-old girl finds another world that is a strangely idealized version of her frustrating home, but it has sinister secrets. FREE. 9PM. American Visionary Art Museum, 800 Key Hwy., Baltimore. http://avam.org/news-and-events/events/flicks-coraline.shtml#rock


The Chesapeake Bay Balloon Festival. Hosted by Triple Creek Winery, this year the Festival is a 3 day event! All activities will be aimed toward young children and those young at heart. Over 20 Hot Air Balloons! There will be tethered balloon rides and flights available, or just come to view these beautiful craft in a picturesque country setting. Each day of the festival will close with a balloon glow ( not currently scheduled for Sunday) where 12 or more balloons will light up the evening sky, weather permitting. In addition to the balloons, the event features live music, an expanded Kids Zone, over 75 boutique vendors, 20 food trucks and vendors, plus Triple Creek will have their wines available for sale by the glass or bottle. Ticket prices vary, and increase closer to the event, so get your tickets now! 12PM-9PM Friday & Saturday, 12PM-7PM Sunday. Triple Creek Winery, 11138 Three Bridge Branch Rd.,  Cordova. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-chesapeake-bay-balloon-festival-tickets-58598052352


Summer Series Happy Hour. Summer’s here and the time is right to try new wines! What better way to celebrate that than with a FREE Happy Hour!
Every Friday through September 20th, join BIN 604 at the tasting bar to taste their favorite summer wines! This Friday it’s wine… In a can! FREE. 6PM-8PM. BIN 604, 604 S Exeter St., Baltimore. https://bin604.com/event/summer-series-happy-hour-7/


Weekend Walk-In: Story Cloth. ​Join AVAM for a hands-on, drop-in, art-making workshop once a month in the AVAM classroom! Education staff will help you explore new creative territory & make a project inspired by one of our beloved visionary artists. This month, inspired by Esther Krinitz’s sewn tapestries as seen in our exhibition "Esther and the Dream of One Loving Human Family," tell your own story with cloth & baubles -- no sewing required. Supplies & boundless inspiration provided! $5. 1PM-4PM. American Visionary Art Museum, 800 Key Hwy., Baltimore. http://avam.org/for-educators-and-educatees/weekend-walk-in.shtml#story

Make Your Own Gin Class with McClintock Distillery. ​Students will learn about the history and production process of making gin while sampling styles of gin from around the world. Afterwards students will get a chance to sample and smell individual botanicals to put together a custom one-of-a-kind gin blend that is right for you. Students will be able to take their botanicals and maceration kit home and make their own compound gin for years to come. $25. 2PM-3:30PM. BIN 604, 604 S Exeter St., Baltimore. https://bin604.com/event/make-your-own-gin-class-with-mcclintock-distillery/


Rotunda Farmers' Market. ​Come shop for fresh produce, lunch and other goodies from local vendors! FREE admission. 11AM-2PM. Rotunda Farmers Market, 711 W 40th St., Baltimore. https://www.facebook.com/RotundaFarmersMarket/


​Cunningham's Cooking Classes with the Chef. Join Cunningham's every month at Cunningham's Cafe for their "Cooking with Jay" series. Every month, Chef Jay will share his knowledge of food and show you how to be a culinary master in your home. Learn everything you need to impress your friends and relatives. Price includes wine and beer selections from our restaurant. $50. 6PM-9PM. Cunningham's Cafe, 1 Olympic Pl., Towson. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cunninghams-cooking-classes-with-the-chef-tickets-53553041589?aff=eac2

Al Fresco Athens (Greek). ​Fells Point Al Fresco is a night of shopping and dining like the Europeans – in open air streets under the stars. On the first Wednesday of the month from June – Sept., dining tables will line the block, retailers will take their wares outside, and artists will showcase their talent in the charming streets of Fells Point. Be sure to visit each month to experience a different block! This month, enjoy a Greek theme in the 1600 block of Thames Street. Reservations at dining establishments are encouraged. FREE admission. 6PM-10PM. Fells Point, 1600 block Thames St., Baltimore. https://fellspointmainstreet.org/events/fells-point-al-fresco/

​Baltimore Filmmaker’s Lounge. Screen your new work or work in progress (max length 15 min) at this monthly feedback session from your Baltimore filmmaking peers in the Creative Alliance Lounge! Send your short films via email by the Friday before to Creative Alliance Film Curator, Samantha Mitchell (samantha@creativealliance.org) to be added to the lineup. FREE. 7PM. Creative Alliance at the Patterson, 3134 Eastern Ave., Baltimore. https://www.creativealliance.org/events/2019/baltimore-filmmakers-lounge


​South American Wines. While Argentine Malbec has taken the wine world by storm, there are numerous examples of excellent Chardonnay, Cabernet and the indigenous Torrontes that absolutely must be tried. Pinned between the Andes and the Atlantic is the serene sliver of South American vine paradise! Chile, Argentina’s neighbor is growing famous for its Bordeaux-style blends and its signature grape, the French expatriate Carménère – not to mention great bargains- but don’t sleep on their whites, either!  $10 with a $5 credit towards featured wines. 6PM-8PM. BIN 604, 604 S Exeter St., Baltimore. https://bin604.com/event/south-american-wines/

An Evening with Mipso. ​Mipso is born from North Carolina’s broad range of disparate musical influences. Their distinctly unique sound an undeniable alchemy of the historical musical traditions of the rural south and their progressive home of Chapel Hill. Appalachia melds with modern alt-country, hints of folk-rock are leavened with a sly and subversive sense of humor, and underneath it all is a genuine and moving passion for the ever- evolving traditions of Americana. $18, $15 members ($3 at the door). 8PM. Creative Alliance at the Patterson, 3134 Eastern Ave., Baltimore. https://www.creativealliance.org/events/2019/evening-mipso


Maryland State BBQ Bash. The MD State BBQ Bash is a barbecue themed street festival featuring the Maryland State BBQ Championship, with more than 50 competition teams from the Mid-Atlantic area and beyond competing for $12,500 in cash prizes and the chance to compete in the annual Jack Daniel’s World Championship Invitational Barbecue in Lynchburg, TN and The American Royal in Kansas City, MO. In addition, more than 40 amateur teams will compete in the MD State BBQ Bash Tailgate Challenge to see who has the best ribs while competing for cash, prizes, and bragging rights.  For more than 10 years, the MD State BBQ Bash has grown to be one of the largest, most fun, and most anticipated events of the year in Downtown Bel Air. Great food, great music, great people, the Maryland State Barbecue Championship and the MD State BBQ Bash Tailgate Challenge, have combined to create a tradition that has drawn over 30,000 attendees over the two day festival. FREE admission. 4PM-10PM Friday, 12PM-10PM Saturday. Downtown Bel Air, 2 N Bond St., Bel Air. https://downtownbelair.com/md-bbq-bash/


O'Donnell Square Park Clean Up. ​Join the Stewards of O'Donnell Square Park monthly, every second Saturday of the month to clean and maintain the Park. Baltimore City Recreation and Parks will assist in tools and personnel support. Gloves, rakes, trash bags and shovels will be provided. FREE. 10AM-12PM. O'Donnell Square Park, 2917 O'Donnell St., Baltimore. https://www.facebook.com/events/237560100518785/?event_time_id=237560120518783


​Feast of Saint Gabriele Italian Festival. This 2-day street festival includes delicious Italian food and desserts, vino and Italian/domestic beer, booths packed with game wheels, local vendors, used books, and more! There's an indoor sit-down pasta dinner, indoor Bingo in the Little Italy Lodge, roving costumers, live stage music, and an exciting bocce tournament. After Saint Leo's 9:30AM Mass on Sunday, a traditional street procession happens, with the statue of Saint Gabriele, a marching band, Knights of Columbus Color Guard, and the singing of the Italian and American national anthems. Watch the annual Roma Sausage-eating contest onstage and take a selfie with the handsome Roman gladiators! $1 donation for admission. 12PM-8PM Saturday, 11AM-7PM Sunday. Little Italy, Stiles & Exeter Sts., Baltimore. https://www.promotioncenterforlittleitaly.org/italian-festivals.html


Family Fun Field Day 5k at Canton Waterfront Park. ​Baltimore City Recreation & Parks brings back the $5 5K Series for 2019! Runners and walkers alike will enjoy the fresh air, community engagement, fitness and fun. ALL proceeds from the $5 5K series benefit park programming. This event takes place at Canton Waterfront Park. T-shirts are available for purchase for an additional fee. $5. 8AM-10AM. Canton Waterfront Park,3001 Boston St., Baltimore. http://www.charmcityrun.com/calendar/family-fun-field-day-5k


Rotunda Farmers' Market. ​Come shop for fresh produce, lunch and other goodies from local vendors! FREE admission. 11AM-2PM. Rotunda Farmers Market, 711 W 40th St., Baltimore. https://www.facebook.com/RotundaFarmersMarket/


The Market at Montebello. A monthly lakeside market to gather and unite around Baltimore’s finest makers and creatives in food, drink, craft, yoga, & healing services! Each market will also include live music, plus healthy activities, from fitness to farming. FREE. 9AM-2PM. Lake Montebello, Lake Montebello Dr., Baltimore. https://www.facebook.com/events/2308809372721074/?event_time_id=2308809392721072


Clock Room Tours. Every Saturday at the Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower. Visit the tower and take a tour of our clock room! $5. Tours start at 11:30AM, 12:30PM, 1:30PM, and 2:30PM. http://www.bromoseltzertower.com/events​​

Free Yoga. ​Every Saturday in the Ballroom at the Belvedere. Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! FREE. 8:15AM-9:30AM. Belvedere & Co., 1 East Chase St., Baltimore. http://mvpconservancy.org/events/


Weekend Workers. Saturdays (unless otherwise noted) June 1-September 28. It’s all about fun as you discover how things work. These engaging activities allow children of all ages to investigate the world around them. Please note, weekly activities are subject to change. See link for weekly themes. Free with museum admission. FREE. 11AM-2PM (unless otherwise noted). Baltimore Museum of Industry, 1415 Key Hwy., Baltimore. http://www.thebmi.org/programs-events/​

​Inner Harbor Kayak Tours. April 7-October 27. Join Baltimore City Recreation & Parks and the Healthy Harbor Initiative for an Inner Harbor Kayaking Tour! Tours are offered every Sunday, April through October at 9am and 1pm. Departing from the Science Center Water Taxi landing, explore the Inner Harbor by kayak. See the historic Torsk submarine, the USS Constellation or Mr. Trash Wheel from a new and unique perspective! $20 city residents; $30 non-residents. 9AM-12PM or 1PM-4PM. Maryland Science Center, Water Taxi Landing, 601 Light St., Baltimore. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/inner-harbor-kayak-tours-tickets-56060324941

​​Baltimore Farmers' Market & Bazaar. April 7-December 22. As one of Maryland’s largest producers-only market, the Baltimore Farmers' Market & Bazaar offers an assortment of fruits and vegetables, dairy, meats and seafood, breads, plants and delicious made-to-order items, in addition to handmade clothing & accessories, natural bath & body products, home furnishings, souvenirs and original works of art. The market, produced by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts (BOPA), begins Sundays April 7 through December 22, 2019 from 7am to noon, located on Saratoga Street between Holliday and Gay streets, underneath the Jones Falls Expressway. FREE. 7AM-12PM. Baltimore Farmers' Market & Bazaar, Beneath the Jones Falls Expy at Holliday & Saratoga Sts., Baltimore. http://promotionandarts.org/events-festivals/baltimore-farmers-market-bazaar

Fitness in the Park - Evening Yoga. May 1-September 25, Wednesdays. Downtown is your gym. Join this free outdoor fitness class, hosted on Wednesday evenings, instructed by Lift Yoga + Strength. No registration required. Bring a mat, a water bottle, and a friend. FREE. 6PM-7PM. Center Plaza, 100 N Charles St., Baltimore. https://www.godowntownbaltimore.com/events/default.aspx?eid=92C5F3E3-2BAC-E211-BAD0-000C29CAA908


Fitness in the Park - Morning Yoga. May 4-September 28, Saturdays. Downtown is your gym. Join this free outdoor fitness class, hosted on Saturday mornings, instructed by Lift Yoga + Strength. No registration required. Bring a mat, a water bottle, and a friend. FREE. 10AM-11AM. Center Plaza, 100 N Charles St., Baltimore. https://www.godowntownbaltimore.com/events/default.aspx?eid=92C5F3E3-2BAC-E211-BAD0-000C29CAA908

Pratt Street Market. ​May 2-October 31. The Pratt Street Market returns bringing lunch options, baked goods, flowers, fresh produce, and other treats worth leaving your desk for. Head to Pratt & Light Plaza (located outside the Transamerica building) every Thursday from 11am-2pm through October for an exceptional lunchtime experience. FREE. 11AM-2PM. Pratt & Light Street Plaza, Corner of Pratt & Light Sts., Baltimore. https://www.godowntownbaltimore.com/events/default.aspx?eid=B7BCA7BF-8CC4-E211-87A9-000C29CAA908

Cross Street Farmers' Market. May 4-October 26. In partnership with Federal Hill Main Street, the Cross Street Farmers' Market is back! Featuring two dozen additional local vendors, this blend of family-run farms, start-up bakeries and Federal Hill-based wellness brands will be located along the south side of the Market on Saturday mornings through October. 8AM-12PM, Saturdays. Cross Street Market, 1065 S Charles St., Baltimore. https://www.instagram.com/crossstreetfarmersmarket/

The BIG Show. ​June 22-August 3. The BIG Show proudly displays over 175 works of art by professional and novice artists alike, all of whom are current members supporting the Creative Alliance. An annual favorite for audiences and artists, The Big Show is an opportunity for Creative Alliance members to show off their visual creations and purchase affordable artworks from fellow community members. EVERY Creative Alliance member is encouraged to submit one work of art, including 2-D work under 3-feet wide, pedestal or shelf-oriented sculpture, or film/video in a DVD format. Artwork can be in any media. See link for more details. FREE. 11AM-7PM Tuesday-Saturday.

Hamilton. June 25-July 21. Hamilton is the story of America's Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, an immigrant from the West Indies who became George Washington's right-hand man during the Revolutionary War and was the new nation’s first Treasury Secretary. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, blues, rap, R&B, and Broadway, Hamilton is the story of America then, as told by America now. With book, music and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler and musical supervision and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, Hamilton is based on Ron Chernow’s biography of Founding Father Alexander Hamilton. Tickets still available for some shows as of this posting. Ticket prices and showtimes vary. The Hippodrome Theatre, 12 N Eutaw St., Baltimore. https://www.ticketmaster.com/hamilton-touring-tickets/artist/2336213?brand=Hippodrome&venueId=172363

Maryland 2,000 - Free Cat Adoptions! July 1-July 31. The third annual Maryland 2,000 is back and this year the MDSPCA is hoping to find homes for more than 2,000 cats and kittens in shelters across Maryland this July. Stop by any one of their 21 participating shelters listed at Maryland2000.com to find a cat or kitten that is just right for you and your family. Normal adoption procedures apply, but cat and kitten adoption fees are waived! There’s no better time to find your feline bestie than right meow! FREE. See link for participating locations. https://www.maryland2000.com/

Winecream Tour and Tasting. July 13-September 28. Enjoy a tour of Crossroad Company's production space, where they hand craft Winecream from start to finish. You'll hang out in the loft-type space where they ferment and age their distinctive fruit wines, the kitchen where it's blended with house-pasteurized cream, and the intimate tasting room where you'll sample a variety of delicious, boozy Winecream flavors. You'll also have the opportunity to purchase scoops to enjoy in their historic urban space, as well as pints to bring home. Click the link for more information on what exactly Winecream is and how its made. This event is a walking tour that involves stairs; please contact info@crossroadco.com at least 24 hours in advance of your tour to request accessibility accommodations. $15. 1PM & 2:30PM Saturdays. Winecream Production Space, 208 South Pulaski St., Baltimore. https://www.facebook.com/events/409507633110252/