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. 888.646.BFMS
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
Lucinda Williams with Buick 6 appear at Ram’s Head Live downtown on Tuesday. 410-244-1131
Al DiMeola is at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts in Annapolis on Tuesday. 410-280-5640
At the Ram’s Head in Annapolis: Tuesday: Rusted Root w/ The Suitcase Junket; Thursday: Jon Cleary Band; Saturday: The Handmade Quarterly Volume VI featuring Pressing Strings, Mend The Hollow, Skribe & more; Sunday: Dick Dale. 410-268-4545
The final free WTMD First Thursday concert of 2016 is this week in Canton Waterfront Park. The lineup is OJR, Joseph Arthur, and Slanted Sound. Music starts at 6:30pm.
Anna & Elizabeth open for Uncle Earl at the Birchmere in Alexandria VA on Thursday. 703-549-7500
Graceland Paul Simon tribute is at The 8×10 on Friday. 410-625-2000
Friday through Sunday is the Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival in Woodstown, NJ with Steep Canyon Rangers, Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder, Seldom Scene, Charm City Junction, Jim Kweskin & Geoff Muldaur, Uncle Earl, and many more.
Saturday is Folk Music Night at Perry Hall United Methodist Church on Belair Road from 7:00-10:00 pm. There’s an open mic, and featured guest Woody Lissauer. 410-529-7176
The Virginia Scottish Games & Festival is Saturday and Sunday in The Plains, VA. Music includes OCEAN Celtic Quartet, Glengarry Bhoys, Jil Chambless & Scooter Muse of Henri’s Notions, Devil’s Tailors, and Celtic Machinations.