Shabbat Laser Light Show
What better way to welcome Shabbat than with an awesome laser light show from Wondergy?
Tickets: $10. 6:30 p.m. at the Gordon Center.
Slow down your day and take a closer look at the wonderful works of artist Florine Stettheimer in the exhibition Florine Stettheimer: Painting Poetry. Follow a guided tour by Jenna Weiss through Stettheimer’s works and other modern American art.
The Jewish Museum, 2-3 p.m., free with admission to museum.
Head to Little Italy for their famous Open Air Film Festival, featuring live music, popcorn and the classic tale of Danny and Sandy.
Free. Movie starts at 9 p.m. on the corner of Stiles and High Street.
Music on Main Street
Reistertown’s annual outdoor concert series continues with The New Romance.
Free. 7-10 p.m. at 33 Cockeys Mill Rd.
Feet on the Street
Towson’s weekly summer celebration returns with live music, food, drinks, a moonbounce, facepainting and more. This week’s band: 1974.
6:30-9:30 p.m. on Alleghany Avenue.
Summer Sounds at the Square
This fun, family-friendly weekly concert series has become a Baltimore classic. Enjoy food, drinks, a Kids’ Zone, vendors and more while listening to the sounds of a fantastic performer.
Fridays at Belvedere Square. 6-9 p.m. Free.
One, Two, Three Strikes, You’re Out!
Come out to Hunt Valley to see accomplished author Suzanne Molino Singleton and retired Baltimore Orioles champion Ken Singleton. Be sure to buy Suzanne’s book, Married to Baseball: Between Innings with Ken Singleton, for Ken and Suzanne to sign during the session!
Greetings and Readings, 1-2:30 p.m.
Enjoy an island escape at Linganore Winecellars’ Reggae Fest, a two-day event featuring lots of Jamaica-inspired live music, an open-air market and wine samples aplenty.
Tickets: $25. July 15-16 at Linganore Winecellars in Mount Airy, Maryland.
Baltimore Caribbean Carnival
Get a taste of the islands with Baltimore Caribbean Carnival. The two-day event features a can’t-miss parade with spectacular floats, costumes, music and more, as well as live music, dancing and authentic food and crafts. It’s so flashy and fun, in fact, that we’ll happily ignore its anachronism (Carnival is in February, people).
July 15-16 at Lake Clifton Park.
Comedians Kristin Hensley and Jen Smedley know that parenting is no easy task. Enter #IMOMSOHARD, an out-of-the-snot-wipe-and-into-the spotlight celebration of the hilarious and harrowing throes of motherhood. (Proof they know what they’re talking about: more than 600,000 Facebook fans and 55 million views on their web series.) Join the duo for Mom’s Night Out: Summer Break Tour—but be sure to leave the kids at home, as the show is 18+.
Tickets: $35-$46. 7 p.m. at the Lyric.
Groovin’ in the Grass
The beloved outdoor concert series returns with music from tropical favorites Mambo Combo.
6-8 p.m. at Ladew Gardens.
Put your binoculars on and delve into the animal world, exploring exhibits and uncovering clues from new and ancient species.
National Aquarium, 10-11:30 a.m., $55.