Thursday, September 19.

Thursday Escape … taking over for the 99 to the 2000s: Ty Skyy the DJ, and DJ Rome curate sounds from the late 90s/early 2000s. Happy Hour specials and free buffet. 5:30-11 p.m., Terra Cafe, 101 E. 25th St., $5.

In Our Own Words: Reading series. 6 p.m., Eubie Blake National Jazz Institute and Cultural Center, 847 N. Howard St.

Them Too: Artist’s Books and the History of Sexualized Violence: Maureen Cummins’s 20-year body of work explores how throughout history sexualized violence has been used as a tool of patriarchal oppression. 6-8 p.m., George Peabody Library, 17 E. Mt. Vernon.

Friday, September 20.

German Beer Fest: A mix of authentic German beers and German inspired drafts. 11 a.m. – midnight, Max’s Taphouse, 737 S. Broadway.

Drink Us Dry Deck Bar Party: Drink and oyster specials. 4-10 p.m., Ampersea, 1417 Thames St.

901 Arts Fish Fry and Mural Unveiling: Mural unveiling, live music, auction, and more. 5-7:30 p.m., 901 Arts, 901 Montpelier St.

Derrick Adams Opening Reception: Where I’m From, unveils ten new never-seen-before large scale paintings taken from scenes of Adams’ childhood in Baltimore City. 6-9 p.m., Baltimore City Hall, 100 Holliday St.

Mateyo, Infinity Knives + Randi, and more: Live music performances. 8 p.m., Metro Gallery, 1700 N. Charles St., $10.

Saturday, September 21.

Hampdenfest: Hampden’s free neighborhood festival. 11 a.m. – 7 p.m., W. 36th St.

18th Annual Pigtown Festival: Family friendly event features live music, an array of local food, arts and craft vendors, great craft beer, pie eating contests, and a fantastic KidZone. Noon-7 p.m., Pigtown Mainstreet, 736 Washington Blvd.

Charm City Night Market: Food, artists, entertainment, and more. 3-11 p.m., 200 Park Ave.

Beekeepers Celebration // Table Beer Release: Celebrate the release of Diamondback’s table beer and learn about beekeeping. 4-8 p.m., Diamondback Beer, 1215 E. Fort Ave.

Hot Girl Summer Finale: Trap & R&B Edition: Celebrate the end of summer. 5-9 p.m., Sangria Patio Bar, 930 N. Charles St.

Skin Tight Soul Party: Funky breaks and rare grooves with your host Landis Expandis. 9 p.m. -2 a.m., The Crown, 1910 N. Charles St.

Silent Party Baltimore: R&B vs. Twerk: Attendees don wireless headphones and turn them to various stations, then boogie on the dance floor amidst other revelers dancing to whatever’s in their headphones. 10 p.m. – 2 a.m., Next Phaze, 112 E. Lexington St., $10-$15.

Sunday, September 22.

Brunch with a View: Bottomless mimosas with a view of the city. 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Maryland Science Center, 601 Light St., $35.

Bike & Brunch Tours: Get to know Baltimore beyond the harbor and standard tourist attractions. 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., Landmark Theater, 645 S. President St., $20.

Trio Bar Crawl: Drink specials, food discounts, prizes, and more. 1-7 p.m., Old Major, 900 S. Carey St.

The Colored Girl Beautiful Launch Party: An evening of mingling and light refreshments as we celebrate the launch of The Colored Girl Beautiful podcast. 5-7 p.m., Vent Coffee Roasters, 1700 W. 41st St. #480.

Monday, September 23.

Meatless Monday Celebrates The Fall Equinox: Vegan/ Plant Based Cookout to celebrate life, healthy eating, and community connections. 6-8 p.m., Terra Cafe, 101 E. 25th St.

Farm to Chef Maryland 2019: Fifty of Baltimore’s best local food vendors from top restaurants and bars to local food purveyors come together to showcase their culinary skills, featuring amazing locally sourced foods. 6:30-9 p.m., The Assembly Room, 316 Guilford Ave., $110-$120.

Tuesday, September 24.

3 Witches: Canton, El Bufalo with Artist Katie Detrich: Artist Katie Detrich will guide you through the creative process while you enjoy time with friends and family. 6:30-9 p.m., El Bufalo Tequila Bar and Kitchen, 2921 O’Donnell St., $40.

Wednesday, September 25.

RAW Baltimore presents Arise: RAW Artists returns to Baltimore to spotlight local independent talent in visual art, film, fashion, accessory design, music, performance art, beauty, handmade crafts, tech, and photography. 7-11 p.m., Baltimore Soundstage, 124 Market Place.

BIG Monsters: An Improv Puppet Extravaganza: Baltimore Improv Group’s only improvised puppet show for adults. 7:30-8:30 p.m., The BIG Theater, 1727 N. Charles St.

September Wine Social Series: Sippin’ on Sauvignon Blanc: Four different types of Sauvignon Blanc will be paired with dishes. 7-9 p.m., Bond Street Social, 901 S. Bond St., $50.

Thursday, September 26.

Opening Reception: Jackie Milad and Nora Sturges: Two solo exhibitions. 6-8 p.m., C. Grimaldis Gallery, 523 N. Charles St.

St. Demetrios Greek Festival 2019: Taste the wonderful flavors of Greece, enjoy folk dancing entertainment, listen to traditional Greek music, visit the many shops and explore the rich culture that only Greece has to offer. Sept. 26-28, St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church, 2504 Cub Hill Rd.

Taste of Hampden 2019: Celebrate Hampden’s culinary scene and enjoy Union Craft brews while supporting the Hampden Family Center. 6-9 p.m., UNION Craft Brewing, 1700 W. 41st St., $50.  

Ashanté Reese presents “Black Food Geographies”: In this book, Ashanté M. Reese makes clear the structural forces that determine food access in urban areas, highlighting Black residents’ navigation of and resistance to unequal food distribution systems. 7-9 p.m., Red Emma’s Bookstore Coffeehouse, 1225 Cathedral St.

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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,...