Weekend Guide

August 13, 2009


EAST SIDE STORIES: PORTRAITS OF A BALTIMORE NEIGHBORHOOD, THEN AND NOW: Today is your last chance to see this exhibit of more than 100 photographs that provide a historical look at Baltimore's East Side culture. The exhibit is at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum, 830 E. Pratt St. Free with museum admission, $6-$8. Call 443-263-1800 or go to africanamericanculture.org.

OLD CROWE MEDICINE SHOW: The twangy Route 29 Revue features Nashville, Tenn., string band Old Crowe Medicine Show headlining with support from folk rocker Iron & Wine and bluesy Grace Potter & the Nocturnals, as well as Levon Helm, Felice Brothers and Justin Jones. The show comes to Merriweather Post Pavilion, 10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, at 3:30 p.m. Tickets are $35-$45. Go to ticketmaster.com.

RESTAURANT WEEK WINDS DOWN: The latest edition of Restaurant Week comes to an official end Sunday night wherever you managed to secure a reservation, but the majority of restaurants have extended their offers for another week. There's still a chance to try sushi or tapas for the first time, treat the family to a special occasion dinner or expand your horizons with some unfamiliar ethnic fare. Extended Restaurant Week runs through Aug. 23. To see the list of participating restaurants, go to baltimorerestaurantweek.com.

FIORE JAZZ, ART AND WINE FESTIVAL: Funk Daddy G and The Larry Brown Quartet perform Sunday at Fiore Winery, 3026 Whiteford Road in Pylesville, as part of the jazzy festivities. The event also includes craft vendors and the main attraction - Maryland wines. Visit from noon to 6 p.m. for some sips in the tasting room, grape-crushing fun and tasty nibbles. Tickets are $15. Call 410-879-4007 or go to fiorewinery.com.

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