Get Out: Big Band Music, Comic Book Celebration
This weekend's events promise good laughs and good music to savor. Get Out--and let Patch suggest the best places.
Go local Fair
Where: Carroll County Farm Museum
When: Saturday, May 21, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Why Go: Learn about sustainable living in Maryland. There will be local artisans, musicians, food, interactive demonstrations, organic produce and plants, green building materials, renewable energy technologies and transportation innovations.
Price: Free. Event will be held rain or shine.
Blue Grass Jam
Where: Coffey Music, 31 East Main Street
When: Friday, May 20, 7 p.m.
Why go: Bring your banjo, guitar or fiddle and let Bob provide the bass. These jams are attracting more and more people. Some people listen, most participate. Whether you're a picker, grinner or listener, you are welcome to join in.
Contact: (410) 848-5003 or (410) 876-1045
Gotham Comics Celebration
Where: Gotham Comics, 15 E. Main Street, Westminster
When: Friday, May 20, and Saturday, May 21, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Why go: Join in this 8th Anniversary Celebration and enjoy super savings on everything from board games to graphic novels to Yu-Gi-Oh cards. Sign-up for the hourly door prizes all day long and at 5 p.m. test your comic book knowledge in a trivia contest. Free comics too.
Contact: (410) 848-7447
Big Band Bash
Where: Carroll Arts Center, 91 West Main Street
When: Saturday, May 21, 3 p.m.
Contact: (410) 848-7272
Why go: Catch two great big bands live - The Blue Moon Big Band and Big Band Caliente.
Price: $20.00 for Adults and $18.00 for Arts Council members, students & seniors.
Note: Ticket holders can take 10% off their meal at Harry’s Main Street Grille or Rafaels after the concert.
Family Movie Time
When: Saturday, May 21, 2 p.m.
Where: Westminster Public Library, 50 East Main Street
Contact: (410) 386-4490
Why go: Bring your own snacks and beverages and relax as you enjoy the fun family movie Summer Magic.