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June 30, 2005|By Erica Kritt


The center of Baltimore's tourism industry, Harborplace, is celebrating its 25th birthday with a two-day celebration beginning tomorrow. A parade along the harbor will kick things off at 11 a.m. Street performers will show off their talents in the Harborplace Amphitheatre. Saturday there will be a family celebration at the Light Street Pavilion.

Tomorrow and Saturday's events will run 11 a.m.-11 p.m. All events are free. Call 410-332-4191.

--Erica Kritt


Marilyn Monroe once sang, "A kiss on the hand may be quite continental, but diamonds are a girl's best friend," and her diamonds and jewels will be on display at this weekend's International Gem and Jewelry Show. The show will also feature jewels and costumes from Zsa Zsa Gabor, Liberace and first lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.

Also at the show will be one-of-a-kind jewels, estate jewelry and accessories. Visitors can purchase from many vendors.

The show will be held at the Timonium Fairgrounds at 2200 York Road. Admission is $7 for all, and free jewelry cleaning is offered. Hours are noon-6 p.m. tomorrow, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Call 561-998-1995.

-- Erica Kritt


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