Yesterday's Live section had the wrong phone number for the Avenue of the Arts Festival on Saturday. The correct number is (410) 396-4575 before Saturday or (410) 333-8232 the day of the festival.
The Sun regrets the errors.
Avenue of the Arts
Howard Street at Centre Street will be transformed Saturday into Baltimore's largest open-air culture museum for the Avenue of the Arts Festival from noon to 5 p.m. View new murals by Derek Arnold, Larry "Poncho" Brown and students from the Baltimore School for the Arts, take a walking tour that meets at 1 p.m. at 601 N. Howard St., led by Nicole Blumner of the Neighborhood Design Center, or attend Cheryl Hudgen's Create Book at the Maryland Historical Society's Greyhound Garage at 1 p.m. Enjoy live performances by the Greg Phillips Trio, Girls Just Wanna Have Drums, the Tiny Toones HipHop Group and more. For more information about the free event, call (410)
A taste of Russia
Rush on over to the Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Church, 1723 East Fairmont Ave., on Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. for the Russian Festival. Sample tea, sweet breads, pork sausage, wine and pastries, prepared as they were over 100 years ago, at cheap-eats prices of 75 cents to $5. The Mor'yana Dance Company (pictured) will perform both days. Festival admission is 50 cents. Call (410) 276-6171. Live or relive Beatlemania when "Yesterday: A Tribute To The Beatles" plays two shows at the Peggy & Yale Gordon Center For Performing Arts, 3506 Gwynnbrook Ave., Owings Mills, at 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday. Yesterday band members Don Bellezo (John), Tim Piper (Paul), Greg Piper (George) and Dick Cunico (Ringo), dressed in Beatles costumes, perform such classic hits as "Revolution," "Help" and "Twist and Shout." Tickets cost $25. Call (410) 481-SEAT for tickets; (410) 356-SHOW for information.
Watch 800 horses and riders from four countries compete for more than $300,000 at the 38th Annual Washington International Horse Show from Sunday through Oct. 27 at the USAir Arena in Landover. Enjoy the weeklong events in Grand Prix show jumping, dressage and exhibition, terrier races and more. Day events run 1: 30 p.m. to 6: 30 p.m. this Sunday; 7: 30 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday; 7: 30 a.m. to 6: 30 p.m. on Wednesday; 7 a.m. to 6: 30 p.m. Saturday and 7 a.m. to 4: 30 p.m. on Oct. 27. The evening performances start at 7 p.m. this Sunday, Friday and Saturday; 7: 30 p.m. on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday; and 5 p.m. on Oct. 27. Ticket prices range from $6 to $41. Call (410) 481-SEAT.
For homes, gardens and holidays
Check out the latest innovations in interior and exterior designs for four days, today through Sunday, at the Maryland Home & Garden Show and the Maryland Holiday Craft Show, both at the fairgrounds in Timonium. Walk through a 21st-century house constructed of materials that make the structure super-strong, soundproof and waterproof. Borrow an idea for your garden or purchase handcrafted ornaments and decorations for the holidays. The show runs 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. today through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $6 for adults; $2, ages 6 to 12; $4.50 for seniors; free for under 6. Call (410) 863-1180.
They will rock you
Mosh to modern rock bands Cracker (pictured), Gravity Kills, Expanding Man, Tonic and the Nixons and help benefit Baltimore Reads at the Fourth Annual 98 Rock/Bohager's Fall Music Festival on Saturday from noon to 8: 30 p.m. at Bohager's Bar and Grill, Fleet and Eden streets in Fells Point. Tickets cost ZTC $12.98 in advance, $14.98 at the gate. They're on sale now at Bohager's box office and by phone at (410) 563-7220 or (410) 481-SEAT.
Join "Sesame Street's" Cookie Monster on Saturday from noon to 3 p.m. and a host of deep-water denizens Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the National Aquarium's Hallomarine party. Activities include a daily costume contest at 3: 30 p.m., a scavenger hunt, a Pumpkin Patrol, spooky music and water-themed crafts. Children can thrill to the safe scares of the shark tank. Tickets cost $11.95 for adults, $10.50 for seniors, $7.50 for children ages 3 to 11; free for kids under 3. Call (410) 576-3800.
See Baltimore through the glass plate negatives of Fells Point native James H. Lewis (1881-1959) in the "Poetry on Glass: The Early Photographs of Jim Lewis" exhibition at the Baltimore City Life Peale Museum, 225 N. Holliday St. The show runs Saturday through June 22. Exhibition times are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Adults pay $2, children and seniors $1.50. Call (410) 396-3523.
Pub Date: 10/17/96