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June 2013

Max Impact Plays Downs Park

Bring lawn seating to hear the Max Impact play country classics and rock covers. 6pm at Downs Park Bayside concert pavilion, Pasadena. $5/vehicle: 410-222-6230. 

Maryland Hall Closing Reception • free

Don’t miss your last chance to see artist Clair McArdle’s sculptures, drawings and ink prints. Enjoy light refreshments and meet McArdle. 5-7pm at Maryland Hall, Annapolis: 410-280-5640; www.marylandhall.org.

Rockin’ at the Harbor

Peter James performs at the happiest harbor in Deale. 3-7pm at Happy Harbor, 533 Deale Rd.: 410-867-0949; www.happyharbordeale.com. 

Wine in the Wind

Sample wines from the Tuscan region of Italy, nibble on hors d’oeuvres and cruise the Bay on Schooner Woodwind. 2-5pm at 80 Compromise St., Annapolis. $99; rsvp: 410-263-7837; www.schoonerwoodwind.com.

Galesville Heritage Race • free

Watch small one-design crafts race from the West River Sailing Club dock to the top of Rhode River and back for the 361st Galvesville Heritage Race. 1pm at 4800 Riverside Dr., Galesville: dwatson205@earthlink.net; www.westriversc.org. 

Painters’ Art Reception

See paintings that have earned the painters’ painting title, a rare and treasured compliment. Meet the painters at tonight’s reception, 1-4pm. Showing thru June 30 at McBride Gallery, 215 Main St., Annapolis: 410-267-7077; www.mcbridegallery.com. 

KIDS Pet Rocks

Kids make a pet rock and a home for their pet to live in. 1-2pm at Homestead Gardens, Severna Park. rsvp: 410-384-7966: www.homesteadgardens.com.

Wade into the Patuxent • free

Wade in for the river at the annual Bernie Fowler Patuxent River Wade-In, linking arms with the retired state senator, Gov. Martin O’Malley, Congressman Steny Hoyer and Maryland Senate President Mike Miller until you can no longer see your feet. The resultant sneaker Index shows how the water quality of the river has changed over the years. Listen to speeches and music, wade in, then stay for a picnic. 1pm at Jefferson Patterson Park, St. Leonard: 410-586-8501; www.jefpat.org.

Maryland Avenue Irish Festival • free

Maryland Avenue embraces the Irish culture with a parade (noon), art, bagpipes, antiques, fare and fashion for the Maryland Avenue and State Circle Irish Festival. 10am-5pm starting at Church Circle, down Maryland Ave. free admission: www.marylandave.com.

Maryland Avenue Irish Festival • free

Maryland Avenue embraces the Irish culture with a parade (noon), art, bagpipes, antiques, fare and fashion for the Maryland Avenue and State Circle Irish Festival. 10am-5pm starting at Church Circle, down Maryland Ave. free admission: www.marylandave.com.