Monster Trucks, Wedding Expo, Bunny Meditation, and more
The holiday season is over, but there is still a lot to celebrate. Whether your 2022 resolutions involve learning something new or just making time for more fun activities, this weekend has a lot to offer. As always, check the mask and vaccination requirements for local jurisdictions and businesses before attending any event. Here is the program for the weekend:
Baltimore BlaBla Language Exchange, online, 8:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. on January 6. The BlaBla Language Exchange is hosting an event for Baltimoreans who want to make new friends and practice a language they have already learned. Free virtual language “tables” include English, French, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, German, Dutch, Polish, Russian, Swedish, Greek, Chinese, Japanese , Korean, Vietnamese, Arabic and Turkish.
Beauty and the Beast (1946), 9 p.m.-10:30 p.m., January 6, The Charles Theater. Before Disney’s 1991 animated film Beauty and the Beast or the 2017 live-action adaptation, a 1946 film of the same name told the story of Beauty and the Beast. The Charles will screen the film in black and white, directed by Jean Cocteau, in French with English subtitles.
Monster jam, January 7-9, Royal Farms Arena. Get your engines running because Monster Jam is coming to Baltimore this weekend. Times and tickets for Monster Truck events in Baltimore this weekend are available on the Monster Jam website.
Greg Scott Kneller, 7 to 9 p.m., Jan. 7, Monument City Brewing Company. Greg Scott Kneller will perform at Monument City Brewing on Friday as part of the Brewery’s Weekly Concert Series in the Reception Hall.
Salsa Bachata evening, 8 p.m. to 1:30 a.m., January 7, Auberge à la Colonnade. Enjoy salsa, mambo, bachata, cha cha, and merengue. Salsa lessons for beginners will start at 8 p.m., and for intermediate dancers at 8:45 p.m. Then the DJ will play tunes from 9:30 p.m. to closing. There is a $ 10 blanket.
Wedding fair, 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., January 8, Timonium Fairgrounds. Couples preparing to tie the knot can meet more than 60 wedding vendors at the 15th Annual Premier Wedding Expo at Timonium Fairgrounds. The exhibition will offer tastings of cakes and catering; hairdressing, makeup and DJ demonstrations; gifts; and more. The cost of participation is $ 13 per person.
No Chill PartyJanuary 8, noon to 10 p.m., Peabody Heights Brewery. Bundle up for the No Chill Party at Peabody Heights Brewery, with live music, local food vendors, and fun activities, all outdoors.
Cheese Platter Workshop, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., January 8, Prigel Family Creamery. You might have seen these perfect cheese boards on social media before, but when you try your hand at making one, the deli takes away the ‘cute’. Worry no more, the instructors at the Prigel Family Creamery will teach you how to pair cheeses and other items and present them beautifully. Tickets are $ 75 and include the instructional workshop, a glass of Boordy wine, and your own cheese board to assemble and take home.
Bread & Cheese Musical Duo, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Jan. 8, Ryleigh’s Oyster. Speaking of cheesy creations, the acoustic duo Bread & Cheese, along with musicians Sky King and Scott Shimkaveg, will perform at Ryleigh’s Oyster in Hunt Valley on Saturday.
Meditation with rabbits, 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m., Jan. 9, Mobtown Brewing Company. Step into the New Year with relaxation and mindfulness with a ‘hop hour’ and rabbit meditation at Mobtown Brewing in Brewers Hill. Rabbits will come from Tripple Spring Farm to attend a short guided meditation. Participants aged 21 or older will also receive a beer of their choice for the price of the $ 30 ticket. Participants must bring a yoga mat or towel to sit on.
Baltimore Ravens vs. Pittsburgh Steelers, 1 p.m., January 9. Longtime rivals, the Ravens and Steelers face off this Sunday.
Fair Dinkum Band, 5 p.m., January 9, Cat’s Eye pub. Fair Dinkum, a band formed just before the pandemic, will perform this Sunday with a mix of blues, folk, rock and original songs.