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Nite at the Races

  Cheer your simulated racehorse to victory at Volunteer Center for Anne Arundel County’s fifth annual Nite at the Races and enjoy music from Sparks, Raymond & McCoy, light fare, live and silent auction and a two-hour open bar. 7pm at DoubleTree Annapolis Hotel, 210 Holiday Ct. $60 w/rsvp discounts: 410-897-9207; www.volunteerannearundel.org.

Author Visit

  Hear Annapolis-native Erika Robuk talk about the path from self-publications to traditional market. 7pm at Crofton Library: 410-222-7915; www.aacpl.net.

Fashion for a Cause

  See the hottest Annapolis trends at the fifth annual Fashion for a Cause to benefit Hospice of the Chesapeake’s Chesapeake Kids, a support system for children dealing with an illness in the family. 6:30-9:30pm at Porsche of Annapolis, Hudson St. $85; rsvp: 443-837-1531; www.hospicehundred.org. 

Calvert Conversations

  Long-time Calvert Countians and newbies talk local history over tea and coffee. 10-11am at Twin Beaches Library, Chesapeake Beach: 410-257-2411; www.calvert.lib.md.us.

Cole Bros. Circus

  Elephants and human thrillers roll into town with the circus. 4:30-7:30pm, Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, Crownsville. $16-$23; rsvp: 386-736-0071; www.gotothecircus.com. 

Cinco de Mayo Festival

  West Annapolis transforms into a Mexican Street Festival filled with crafters, live music, artisans, margaritas, cerveza and Mexican fare to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. 10am-5pm at Annapolis St., West Annapolis: www.westannapolisbusiness.org. 

Golf Classic Tournament

  Golfers swing 18 holes for Southern Maryland Community Network’s 17th annual Golf Classic to benefit mental health programs. Enjoy contests, continental breakfast, lunch and more. 7am at Twin Shields Golf Course, Dunkirk. $125/individual; $500/team: 410-535-4787; www.somdnetwork.org.

Golf Classic Tournament

  Golfers swing 18 holes for Southern Maryland Community Network’s 17th annual Golf Classic to benefit mental health programs. Enjoy contests, continental breakfast, lunch and more. 7am at Twin Shields Golf Course, Dunkirk. $125/individual; $500/team: 410-535-4787; www.somdnetwork.org.

Sunday Bingo

  Dot your way to a big bingo win to benefit Pasadena Senior Activity Center. noon at Lake Shore Volunteer Fire Hall, 4498 Mountain Rd., Pasadena: 443-422-0003; www.aacounty.org/aging. 

Blessing of the Bikes• free

  Motorcyclists get bikes blessed, rock out to live music and enjoy refreshments. 11am-5pm at Tans Cycle Parts, 9032 Chesapeake Ave., North Beach: 410-257-6619; www.tanscycleparts.com.