August 9, 2006
Outdoor Fun Motorcycle races at the fairgrounds Today, motorcycle races will be held by the Cockeysville Opti mist Club and the Baltimore County Trail Riders Club at the Maryland State Fairgrounds, 2200 York Road, Timonium. Practice begins at 5 p.m., rac ing at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10; $5 for ages 6-11; free for ages younger than 6. Call 410-661-MOTO.
July 26, 2007
German or not, you're welcome to attend the 107th annual German Festival at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium this weekend. Visitors can listen to traditional and popular music, watch folk-dancing, browse an array of authentic crafts and collectibles, and enjoy German food and drink. There will also be various activities for the younger set. The festival runs 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday and 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday at the fairgrounds, 2200 York Road, Timonium. $5; $4 seniors; free for ages 11 and younger with a paying adult.
August 7, 2006
For 29 years, motorcycle racers have been staging competitions to raise money for the Cockeysville Optimist Club. This year's races at the horse show ring at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium have drawn riders ages 6 and 60 since starting last month. The final races are scheduled for Wednesday and Friday. Whether they race for the fun of it or dream of glory on the professional circuit, participants in the races - co-sponsored by the Baltimore County Trail Riders Club - maintain a spirit of friendly competition.
January 28, 1999
Big sounds for little earsThe Baltimore Symphony Orchestra will be at its boldest, brassiest best Saturday as conductor Daniel Hege leads a ``Brilliant Brass'' program for children. Showcasing the musicians of the BSO's brass section, the Classically Kids Series program includes a performance of Tchaikovsky's ``1812 Overture'' with narrator Rheda Becker. The event is designed for families with children ages 7 to 12.The program takes place Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, 1212 Cathedral St. $9. Call 410-783-8000.
July 18, 2002
Call it a kids' paradise. With more activities, games, sports and entertainment than your kid could ever possibly handle, "Kids Fest 3" at the Maryland State Fairgrounds Saturday is indeed a kids' utopia. Kids can get physical with carnival games and rides, a 24-foot climbing wall, football-toss, speed-pitch, sandbox, pony rides, jewelry-making, interactive new video games and more. Or they can sit back and watch performances by Bob the Vid-Tech, the Company Elite Dance Studio, a bicycle stunt team and various musicians.
September 6, 1999
BaltimoreSept. 9-11 P.E.O. Sisterhood, convention center. Contact: Anne Pettygrove, 515-255-3153. Estimated attendance: 3,000Sept. 11-12 Maryland RV Show, Maryland State Fairgrounds, York and Timonium roads. Contact: JonTancredi, 215-592-8601. Estimated attendance: 8,000Sept. 15-19 National League of Cities, children's and families conference, Holiday Inn, Lombard and Howard streets. Contact: John Kyle, 202-626-3030. Estimated attendance: 600Sept. 16-18 Malibu Pilots Association, Renaissance Harborplace, 200 E. Pratt St. Contact: Bill Albert, 843-785-9349.