Carroll County Times

Carrie Underwood, Whoopi Goldberg part of Best Bets

In the county

McDaniel College Presents student recitals

Synopsis: McDaniel College begins a busy month of concerts with student recitals.

When: 7 p.m. Monday

Where: Big Baker Chapel, McDaniel College, 2 College Hill, Westminster

Admission: Free

Information: 410-857-2599 or

In the region

Carrie Underwood: The Blown Away Tour

Synopsis: One of country music's leading ladies returns to the area for an arena concert that is one of the most anticipated of the year.

When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday

Where: 1st Mariner Arena, 201 W. Baltimore St., Baltimore

Admission: Tickets sold out but are available via third-party site starting at $88.


Whoopi Goldberg in Baltimore

Synopsis: Goldberg's done it all from starring in movies ("Sister Act") to her current role as a co-host on "The View." The comic is in Baltimore this weekend.

When: 8 p.m. Saturday

Where: Lyric Opera House, 140 W. Mount Royal Ave., Baltimore

Admission: $55.45-$96.50

Information: 410-900-1150 or

Eric Hutchinson's Almost Solo Tour

Synopsis: Talented singer-songwriter Hutchinson had a New York concert cancelled due to Superstorm Sandy earlier this week. But he's a go for Baltimore this weekend.

When: 7:30 p.m. Sunday

Where: Rams Head Live,20 Market Place, Baltimore


Information: 410-244-1131 or