Thursday, July 18.

On The Fly at Metro Gallery: A group show celebrating some local and not so local artists, curated specifically for this year’s Artscape festival. 7 p.m., Metro Gallery, 1700 N. Charles St.

Summer in the Squares: Outcalls: The vocal pop duo Outcalls has been dubbed the “electronic opera queens” of Baltimore. 7-8:30 p.m., Mount Vernon Place, 699 Washington Place.

Art/Sound/Now 5 Year Celebration: In celebration of the 5-year anniversary of Art/Sound/Now, the museum is proud to host artists from previous years once again as they reprise their ART/SOUND/NOW performances. 7-8:30 p.m. The Walters Art Museum, 600 N. Charles St.

Can I Kick It? Presents Big Trouble in Little China: A unique film experience, produced by Shaolin Jazz, that caters to the lovers of Martial Arts flicks, the music they inspired and everything else in between. 7:30-10:30 p.m., Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave., $9-$12.

Friday, July 19.

Unicorn Dance Party: Dance party sponsored by AIDS Action Baltimore. Come dressed as a unicorn. 9 p.m. – 2 a.m., Baltimore Eagle Night Club and Bar, 2022 N. Charles St., $5.

Artscape 2019: This year, the festival presents the theme Discover inspired by the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing on Saturday, July 20. Festivalgoers can explore an exciting array of delightfully unexpected and out-of-this-world experiences through outdoor art installations, films, artist vendors, cultural organizations, literary arts, performances and more. July 19-21. Charles Street and Mt. Royal Avenue.

“The Story of Us” Staged Reading: “The Story of Us” is a tale of love, heartbreak, making hard decisions, closure or lack thereof, and moving on. July 19-20, The Strand Theatre, 5426 Harford Rd.

Ratscape 2019: Three day community gathering and celebration of the underground music and performance. July 19-21, The Ynot Lot, 4 W. North Ave.

DuckyDynamo & Friends at The Depot Artscape Afterpartyyyyy: Time to dance and celebrate our finest and largest Baltimore festival. July 19-20, The Depot Baltimore, 1728 N. Charles St.

Saturday, July 20.

Sip & Paint Your Own Black Mermaid: Come paint your own black mermaid. 12:20-3:20 p.m., The Gallery About Nothing, 805 E. Baltimore St. $30.30.

Eze Jackson’s Artscape After Party Album Release: Jackson’s album is set to be officially released on July 20 and you should be in the building during Eze’s favorite weekend of the year, Artscape. 8 p.m., Metro Gallery, 1700 N. Charles St. $8-$10.

Mommies & Mimosas: An intentional space to come together and empower mothers to thrive through community building. Noon-2:30 p.m., The Bloom Collective, 2000 Greenmount Ave., $20-$55.

Sunday, July 21.

PMS (3): An Art Market: Periodically occurring art market selling performances, experiences, and wares. Noon-6 p.m., Metro Gallery, 1700 N. Charles St.

Monday, July 22.

BBP: July Pre-Ride: Pre-ride for Bike Party: Birthday. 7-9 p.m., St. Mary’s Park, 600 N. Paca St.

Tuesday, July 23.

Conviction Arc Listening Party: Nasa8 is about to drop their 3rd album. Come celebrate and hear the whole project before it drops. 7-11 p.m., Maryland Art Place, 218 W. Saratoga St.

Concert in the Park: J Pope and the HearNow: J Pope and the HearNow is a Baltimore musical collective made up of members who play their own brand of Soul and Hip Hop. 6:30-8:30 p.m., Patterson Park, 27 S. Patterson Park Ave.

Wednesday, July 24.

Outdoor Movie Night: “Jaws”: Free neighborhood screening. Dusk, Eddies of Roland Park, 5113 Roland Ave.

Thursday, July 25.

Everything Will Be Okay: Stand up comedy show celebrates six-year anneversary. 8-10 p.m., The Crown, 1910 N. Charles St., $8-$10.

Pair-A-Dime: Event pairs writers and actors. 6:30 p.m., Motor House, 120 W. North Ave., $10.

Lisa Snowden is Editor-in-Chief and cofounder of Baltimore Beat. Previously, she was an editor at Baltimore City Paper, Baltimore Sun, and The Real News Network. Her work has also appeared in Essence,...