Friday, July 31, 2015

FUN STUFF @ THE CREATIVE ALLIANCE IN AUGUST

The Nighthawks: Back Porch Party!

WHEN:  FRI, JUL 31 | 8 PM
WHERE: Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave., Baltimore

Expect unplugged classics by the likes of Lightnin’ Slim, Willie Dixon, Ike Turner and Jimmy Rogers, alongside Nighthawk originals. Tonight, the Nighthawks prove you don’t need to plug in to get electrified. Tickets & Info


 

Noches Acusticas: Ocho de Bastos

WHEN: FRI, JUL 31  | 9:30-11:30 PM
WHERE:
Marquee Lounge
ADMISSION: Free!

Ocho de Bastos (Eight of Wands) is one of the most popular Latin Rock bands from the Washington DC area. Info


 

Bluegrass in Baltimore—Book Release Party!

w/ Cris Jacobs & Patrick McAvinue, Caleb Stine & Bluestone

WHEN: SUN AUG 2 | 7 PM

A celebration of B’more bluegrass with the release of Tim Newby’s new book Bluegrass in Baltimore: The Hard Drivin’ Sound and its Legacy. Tickets & Info

 


 

Film Screening

Dirty Dancing

WHEN: THU, AUG 6 | 7:30 PM

Baby (Jennifer Grey) is one listless summer away from the Peace Corps. Hoping to enjoy her youth while it lasts, she's disappointed when her summer plans deposit her with her parents at a sleepy resort in the Catskills. Tickets & Info

 


 

Claire Lynch Band

WHEN: FRI, AUG 7 | 8 PM 

Claire Lynch is an acoustic pioneer who continually pushes the boundaries of the bluegrass genre. She was the 2013 Female Vocalist of the Year for the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) and a 2012 recipient of the United States Artists Walker Fellowship. Tickets & Info

 


 

Dog Days of Summer Block Party!

WHEN: SAT, AUG 8 | 5-10 PM

We are closing the street in front of the Creative Alliance for a FREE community block party to honor our best friends and the the Dog Days of Summer! We will be setting up an outdoor movie screen to watch Best In Show!

Doggy Photos in the BUS Stop | Face Painting | Popsicles | Pet Shops | Local Pet Charities | Dog Themed Munchies | Outdoor Movie!

We want your pet art! As a part of our Block Party we are having a exhibition inside Creative Alliance featuring your pet-themed artwork!! More Info


 

WHEN: SATURDAYS July 11 – August 8 | Noon-3 PM 
ADMISSION:
FREE!
Kerplunk! Free Family Art Drop-In’s final session of the summer. Open to families and kids of all ages! Tour our galleries and design unique art projects linked to the exhibitions.


 

FREE YOGA in Patterson Park with Charm City Yoga

WHEN: EVERY SATURDAY, Through SEP 5, 8–9 AM
WHERE:
Patterson Park Pagoda
ADMISSION: FREE!

Charm City Yoga, Creative Alliance, and Friends of Patterson Park are proud to present free yoga at Patterson Park on Saturdays: Memorial Day through Labor Day. Info