Thursday, August 8.
Author Talk & Book Signing: Notes From a Young Black Chef: In his inspiring memoir about the intersection of race, fame, and food, Chef Kwame Onwuachi shares the remarkable story of his culinary coming-of-age. 6:30-9 p.m., Reginald F. Lewis Museum of Maryland African American History and Culture, 830 E. Pratt St.
Fatt Butt Rodeo: Event features DJ Pancakes and Ducky Dynamo. 9 p.m. – 2 a.m., Ottobar, 2549 N. Howard St.
Friday, August 9.
Corks And Cocktails: Cocktail party and sneak preview of the future home of SCRAP B-More. 6-9 p.m., Pigtown Mainstreet, 763 Washington Blvd.
Logicoma and James Nasty: Music in the Blue Room. 10 p.m. – 2 a.m., The Crown, 1910 N. Charles St.
Saturday, August 10.
AFRAM: Music, culture, food, and more. Aug. 10-11, Druid Hill Park, 900 Druid Park Lake Drive.
Baltimore JAZZ Festival: Live music, crabs, and more. Aug. 10-11, GAME, 1400 Warner St., $35-$500.
Moonrise Festival: Two days of music. Aug. 10-11. Pimlico Race Course, 5201 Park Heights Ave., $20-$284.
Waller Talks: Darius Johnson and Ana Tiexeira: Meet photographers, Darius Johnson and Ana Teixeira, of “mad rad soft” and learn more about their art practice. 2-5 p.m., Waller Gallery, 2420 Calvert St.
Casually Dope Improv Comedy: Event turns the stories of our community into comedy. 7-8 p.m., Baltimore Improv Group at BIG Theater, 1727 N. Charles St.
Blaqstarr’s Gassed N Electriq: Internationally known, Baltimore based DJ, Producer and Recording Artist Blaqstarr presents a brand new artsy dance party illuminating eclectic sounds and visuals by Baltimore’s best, cutting-edge artists. 8 p.m. – midnight, The Peale Center, 225 N. Holliday St.
Flabbercasters / Shakeout / Cold Climb It / Arc of the Sun: Wizard pop, experimental rock, and alternative rock. 11 p.m. – 1:30 a.m., Asian Taste, 916 W. 36th St.
Sunday, August 11.
Buds, Blunts & Brunch: Join fellow MMCC Patients for a morning of fun buds, fine food and great conversation. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., event location TBA, $20.
No Fun Brunch Vol. 2: CBD infused coffee and a family-style meal. 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Vent Coffee Roasters, 1700 W. 41st St., $25.
Crab Feast with Chesapeake Landing: Diamondback Brewing Co. family teams up with Chesapeake Landing Restaurant from the Eastern Shore. 1-5 p.m., Diamondback Brewing Co., 1215 E. Fort Ave., $35-$50.
Carlos Cubas Band: Music from Carlos Cubas, Chad Grey, John Love, and Tyler Hayes. 2-5 p.m., Sandlot, 1000 Wills St.
Monday, August 12.
Wicked Sisters Presents: Vodka Fight Club: Three-round cocktail competition includes drinks and small bites. 6-8 p.m., Wicked Sisters, 3845 Falls Rd., $35.
Tuesday, August 13.
Summer Bash Tequila Happy Hour: Featured tequila drinks, food, and more. 4:30-8:30 p.m., Gypsy’s Truckstaurant, 3515 Clipper Mill Rd.
Wednesday, August 14.
Concert in the Park: Sarah Sullivan and the New Old Fashioneds: Live music and more. 6:30-8:30 p.m., Patterson Park, 27 S. Patterson Park Ave.
Soul Cannon: Hip hop featuring Ellen Siberian Tiger and Frenemies. 9 p.m., Ottobar, 2549 N. Howard St., $10-$12.
Thursday, August 15.
Black Filmmakers Reception: The Black Heritage Week Planning Team celebrates Black filmmakers with a Private Reception during Black Heritage Week. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Nancy by SNAC, 131 W. North Ave.
Wine Tasting and Candle Making: Drink wine and make candles. 6-8 p.m., Knits, soy and metal, 3600 Clipper Mill Rd., $50.
Thursday Night Jazz: Food and live music. 6-9 p.m., Poets Modern Cocktails and Eats, 24 W. Franklin St.
Author Talk with Anna Francese Gass: Gass’ recently published book, Heirloom Kitchen, is a beautiful compilation of interviews and recipes from 40 strong women, all immigrants to the United States. 7-9 p.m., Bird in Hand, 11 E. 33rd St.