5K and a fun walk
The lowdown -- Get in "Geare" for the Stanley H. Geare 5K Run and Family Walk Sunday in Hunt Valley. The event includes a 5K run, a 5K walk and a one-mile family fun walk.
If you go -- The event begins at 8 a.m. Sunday at Oregon Ridge Park, 13401 Beaver Dam Road in Cockeysville. Registration is $25. Call 410-902-0048 or go to getingeare.org.
The lowdown -- Baltimore Heritage Inc. invites you to stroll through Seton Hill Saturday as the annual spring walking tours through Baltimore kick off. Each year participants explore four of the city's most historic and culturally rich sites. This year's tour includes Seton Hill, the Irish Shrine, Tuscany Canterbury and Oakenshawe.
If you go -- The Seton Hill walk will be held 10 a.m.-noon Saturday. Meet at the John E. Howard statue at the corner of North Eutaw Street and Centre Street. Fee is $10-$25. Advance registration is required. Call 410-332-9992 or go to www.baltimoreherit age.org.
The lowdown -- Starting today, powerboats by the hundreds will come to the Bay Bridge Marina for the Bay Bridge Boat Show. The show also features boating equipment displays, fishing, knot-tying and other seminars.
If you go -- The show is 10 a.m.-6 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. The marina is at the eastern end of the Bay Bridge, exit 37 off U.S. Route 50. Admission is $12 for adults and $6 for ages younger than 12. Call 410-268-8828 or go to us boat.com.