400 new cars
The lowdown -- Representatives from more than 30 car manufacturers will be on site this weekend at the 2007 Motor Trend International Auto Show at the Baltimore Convention Center. This nonselling environment will give attendees a close look at more than 400 trendy, innovative and environmentally conscious vehicles.
If you go -- The Auto Show runs noon-11 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-11 p.m. tomorrow, 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday. $4-$10. The Baltimore Convention Center is at 1 W. Pratt St. For more information, go to motortrend autoshows.com/baltimore.
The lowdown -- This weekend you can stay warm while still enjoying Frederick. The Cabin Fever Festival, held in six heated buildings and tents, features art, pottery, furniture, jewelry and clothing from more than 200 professional artisans.
If you go -- The festival is 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $3-$6. The festival is at the Frederick Fairgrounds, 797 E. Patrick St. For more information, go to cabinfeverfestival.com.
The lowdown -- Children and adults are invited to join in a Winter Sunset Stroll on Saturday along Otter Point Creek in southern Harford County. Hot chocolate will be provided. The program is sponsored by the Anita C. Leight Estuary Center.
If you go -- The program is 5 p.m.-6 p.m. Saturday. The Anita C. Leight Estuary Center is at 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon. Reservations are required and space is limited. Admission is free. For more information, call 410-612-1688 or 410-879-2000, ext. 1688.