Monday through Sunday is the Light City Baltimore Festival celebration of ideas, ingenuity and creativity through art, music and innovation in Baltimore’s Inner Harbor and other locations in the city.
Monday is the Creative Alliance Light City Lantern Parade starting at Rash Field. 410-276-1651
The Baltimore Folk Music Society sponsors English Country Dance every Monday at St. Mark’s on the Hill on Reisterstown Road and American Contra and Square Dancing every Wednesday at the Lovely Lane Church on St. Paul Street. Saturday is a special English Country dance to celbrate the 75th birthdays of Eileen and Mike Franch at St. Mark’s on the Hill. 888.646.BFMS
At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis – Monday & Tuesday: The Ann Wilson Thing; Thursday: Tom Rush; Saturday afternoon: Bob Schneider; Sunday: two shows with Judy Collins. 410-268-4545
An Evening With Friends Records is Tuesday at WTMD in Towson. Five artists in three hours: Wing Dam, Moss of Aura, Blacksage, Surf Harp and Bond St. District. Get your tickets at missiontix.com or listen as we broadcast the entire show starting at 8pm.
On Tuesday there’s an old-time music jam led by Ken and Brad Kolodner at Liam Flynn’s Ale House in the Station North Arts District. 443-956-1702
Uptown Concerts presents Catie Curtis at Baldwin’s Station in Sykesville on Thursday. 410-795-1041
One Blue Knight will be at Grace Episcopal Church in New Market, MD on Thursday. 301-882-7172
Friday is the inaugural Baltimore Square Dance in Hampden at The Ideal Arts Space with music by Ken & Brad Kolodner.
The Institute of Musical Traditions presents The Kennedys at Seekers Church in Takoma Park MD on Friday. 301-754-3611
Americana singer/songwriter Bob Lucas is at Brown Memorial Woodbrook Presbyterian Church on Friday. 410-857-2771
The Infamous Stringdusters, Nicki Bluhm, and Della Mae are at the 9:30 Club in DC Friday and Saturday nights. 202-393-0930
OCEAN Celtic Quartet will be at Creative Cauldron in Falls Church, VA on Saturday. 703-981-2217
Tom Rush will be at the Birchmere in Alexandria VA on Saturday. 703-549-7500
Also Saturday, Sean Watkins will be at the Barns of Wolf Trap in Vienna, VA. 1 (877) WOLFTRAP
Plainsong (Iain Matthews, Andy Roberts) perform on Sunday at 4 pm in White Hall Condominium in Bethesda MD. 410-206-0172
Next Sunday at 5pm, the Roots Café Singer-Songwriter Series presents baseball songs with Tony Denikos, the Grandsons’ Alan MacEwen, Voodoo Pharmacology’s James Von Lenz, Love Riot’s Willem Elsevier and more surprise guests with singing host Geoffrey Himes at An Die Musik Live. (410) 385-2638