Mickey Cucchiella (Thursday-Saturday; Magooby’s Joke House, Timonium)
Flicks From the Hill — “The Pink Panther” (1963) (Thursday; AVAM)
“E.T.” revival  (Monday and Thursday; The Charles Theater)
BiMa.Fest (Thursday-Sunday; Ottobar)
Neal Brennan (Thursday-Saturday; Baltimore Comedy Factory)
Baltimore Summer Antiques Show (Thursday-Sunday; Baltimore Convention Center)
O’s at home vs. Yankees (Friday-Aug.29)
Maryland State Fair (Opens Friday, runs through Sept. 5; fairgrounds in Timonium)
“aLIVE” performance,  The Collective (Friday; Creative Alliance)
Little Italy Open Air Film Festival — “Cinema Paradiso” (Friday, High and Stiles streets)
Silopanna Music Festival (Saturday; Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, Crownsville)
Maryland Renaissance Festival (opens Saturday, runs through Oct. 23; Crownsville Fairgrounds)
“The Man Who Fell to Earth” revival (Saturday, and Aug. 29, Sept. 1; The Charles Theater)
Homo Hollow: A Queer County Circus (Saturday; Creative Alliance)
Sideshow’s Flea Market (Saturday; AVAM)
Third 24-Hours of Booty charity cycling event (Saturday and Sunday; Columbia Gateway Business Park, Columbia)