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Friday, May 3 

First Friday, 5 to 9:30 p.m., downtown Havre de Grace. Enjoy a family-friendly, festive celebration on closed downtown streets. There will be bands performing, cafe seating at restaurants, food trucks, merchandise vendors, store specials, kids zone, a classic car show and more. Info: www.explorehavredegrace.com.

Saturday, May 4  

Bel Air Farmers’ Market, 7 to 11 a.m., Mary Risteau Parking Lot, 2 South Bond St., Bel Air. Local, producer-only market held every Saturday through Dec. 21. Stock up on produce, plants, locally baked breads, muffins, craft beer and more. Info: www.facebook.com/BelAirFarmersMarket.

38th Annual Decoy & Wildlife Art Festival, 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m., Havre de Grace Middle School, 401 Lewis Lane, Havre de Grace. Over 100 artists exhibiting and selling their artwork, food, children’s activities, silent auctions, retriever demonstrations, carving competitions and more. The show is located in the Havre de Grace Middle School and the Decoy Museum. Info: decoymuseum.com.

Harford County’s “The Longest Table,” 9 to 11 a.m., Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium, 873 Long Drive, Aberdeen. Harford County will host a community conversation to build relationships among residents with diverse perspectives. Presented by Harford County Public Library, in partnership with Harford County government, “The Longest Table” will include brunch. $17. Tickets can be purchased at www.hcplonline.org.

Havre de Grace Farmers Market, 9 a.m. to noon, Hutchins Park, Congress Avenue, Havre de Grace. This producer-only farmers market runs Saturdays from the first week in May through the week prior to Thanksgiving. Farmers, specialty food creators and select artists gather at this gorgeous location overlooking the water. The market is held rain or shine under the big tent. Info: www.havredegracefarmersmarket.com.

Fallston Festival, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Fallston United Methodist Church, 1509 Fallston Road, Fallston. Indoor shopping event with lots of crafters/vendors, spring flowers sale, pit beef, Kona Ice and a kids' zone with pony rides, moon bounce and face painting. Info: fallstonumc.org.

Celebration of Cultures, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Bel Air Armory, 37 N Main St., Bel Air. Come out and enjoy a free day of family friendly activities celebrating cultures. Art vendors, performances, info booths and more. Info: lasos.org/events.html.

43rd Annual Fishing Rodeo and Picnic, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Susquehanna State Park, Deer Creek Picnic Area, 4188 Wilkinson Road, Havre De Grace. Six age groups for the fishing contest, three age groups for the casting contest and each winner in the casting contest age groups gets $10 cash prize; special $50 prize if a tagged fish is caught and brought to the judges. Free food. For ages 3 to 15. Rain or shine.

11th Annual Ladew Garden Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Ladew Gardens, 3535 Jarrettsville Pike, Monkton. The Garden Festival is a specialty plant, garden ornaments, and antiques sale. Shop from more than 40 vendors offering hard-to-find perennials and annuals, unusual exotics and container specialties, decorative garden furniture, urns, statuary, and other architectural treasures. $25. Info: www.ladewgardens.com.

Spectacular Sunset Canoe, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Anita C. Leight Estuary Center, 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon. As spring settles in and day flows into night, catch the spectacle of shift change in the middle of the marsh. Don’t forget your camera. This program is for ages 10 to adult, under 16 with an adult. $12/person. Info: www.otterpointcreek.org.

"Messiah in May," 7 to 8:30 p.m., St. Matthew Lutheran Church, 1200 E. Churchville Road, Bel Air. Although "Messiah" is normally heard at Christmas, it was written for the season of Easter. Director Locke will conduct the chorus in movements from Parts II and III of Handel’s "Messiah," which features the Hallelujah Chorus, and choral selections for spring and summer. The chorus will be joined by orchestra and soloists. $10-$25. Info or tickets: www.harfordchoralsociety.org.

Defenders Weekend in Havre de Grace, 7 to 10 p.m., Concord Point Park, 700 Concord St., Havre de Grace. Celebrate the life of Havre de Grace’s hero and defender John O’ Neill, who defended the city from British invasion during the War of 1812. The 229th Maryland Army National Guard Band will be performing at Concord Point Park, followed by a fireworks display. Free.

Tidewater Players Presents: "The Full Monty," 8 to 10 p.m., The Cultural Center at the Opera House, 121 N Union Ave., Havre de Grace. The musical version of the 1997 British film, with music by David Yazbek and book by Terrence McNally. Reset in Buffalo, N.Y., when a steel town announces job layoffs, a scrappy former employee comes up with a novel way to cope with realities of lost wages as well as feelings of lost manhood. The show contains adult language, adult situations and brief nudity. $22/$20/$17. Info: hdgoperahouse.org.

Sunday, May 5 

Sunday Trail Running, 10 to 11 a.m., Anita C. Leight Estuary Center, 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon. Log your miles while enjoying beautiful scenery and fellow nature enthusiasts. All skill levels/paces welcome. The course is an out and back, single track, approximately 2 miles long (but you can run it more than once if you choose). This free program is for ages 13 to adult. Info: www.otterpointcreek.org.

38th Annual Decoy & Wildlife Art Festival, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Havre de Grace Middle School, 401 Lewis Lane, Havre de Grace. Over 100 artists exhibiting and selling their artwork, food, children’s activities, silent auctions, retriever demonstrations, carving competitions and more. The show is located in the Havre de Grace Middle School and the Decoy Museum. Info: decoymuseum.com.

Guided Tour of Historic Tudor Hall, 1 to 1:45 p.m., Tudor Hall, 17 Tudor Lane, Bel Air. Tour the grounds and first floor of Tudor Hall, home of Maryland's famous family of Shakespearean actors including John Wilkes Booth‬. Please obey the speed limit on Tudor Lane and the Tudor Hall property when visiting. $5 cash for those ages 13 and older. Info: 443-619-0008 or SpiritsOfTudorHall@gmail.com.

Defenders Weekend in Havre de Grace, 1 to 7 p.m., Concord Point Park, 700 Concord St., Havre de Grace. Day 2 of the celebration continues with a food truck festival featuring live music from New Brigade and No Boundaries. Enjoy the music while sampling some of the best food in Harford County.

Tidewater Players Presents: "The Full Monty," 2 p.m., The Cultural Center at the Opera House, 121 N Union Ave., Havre de Grace. The musical version of the 1997 British film, with music by David Yazbek and book by Terrence McNally. Reset in Buffalo, N.Y., when a steel town announces job layoffs, a scrappy former employee comes up with a novel way to cope with realities of lost wages as well as feelings of lost manhood. The show contains adult language, adult situations and brief nudity. $22/$20/$17. Info: hdgoperahouse.org.

This One Mad Act: Was John Wilkes Booth Insane?, 2 to 2:45 p.m., Tudor Hall, 17 Tudor Lane, Bel Air. Come to Tudor Hall for a special talk on John Wilkes Booth and whether he was insane. Presented by Jim Garrett, Booth family historian and Lincoln assassination author and speaker. Please obey the speed limit on Tudor Lane and the Tudor Hall property when visiting. $5 cash for those ages 13 and older. Info: 443-619-0008 or SpiritsOfTudorHall@gmail.com.

Tails and Tots, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., Anita C. Leight Estuary Center, 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon. Story time with a natural twist. Listen to stories, learn new songs, and move like the animals. This is a free drop-in program for up to age 6. Info: www.otterpointcreek.org.

Monday, May 6 

"Into the Arms of Strangers" (Holocaust Remembrance), 7 to 9 p.m., The Cultural Center at the Opera House , 121 N Union Ave, Havre de Grace. The secret smuggling of 9,300 Jewish children out of Nazi-occupied Germany in the late 1930s. $6/$5. Info: hdgoperahouse.org.

Upper Chesapeake Chorus, 7 to 10 p.m. every Monday at St. Paul’s Lutheran, 201 Mt. Royal Ave., Aberdeen. Make friends and learn more about singing with an award-winning Sweet Adeline’s chorus. Info: 410-638-0777.

Tuesday, May 7

Cash Bingo, 5:30 to 10 p.m., American Legion Post 47, 501 St. John St., Havre de Grace. Cash bingo, jackpots, specials and door prizes.

A Course In Miracles, 7 p.m., UM Upper Chesapeake Medical Center, 500 Upper Chesapeake Drive, Bel Air. This ongoing discussion group on "The Course In Miracles" is held in the Maryland Room. The meetings are held every Tuesday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. There is no charge and anyone is welcome to attend. Info: 410-676-9691.

"Nebraska" (B&W Film Series), 7 to 9 p.m., The Cultural Center at the Opera House, 121 N Union Ave., Havre de Grace. An aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million-dollar Mega Sweepstakes Marketing prize. Six Academy Awards nominations including Best Motion Picture and Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role. $6/$5. Info: hdgoperahouse.org.

Wednesday, May 8

Harford Senior Expo, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Richlin Ballroom, 1700 Van Bibber Road, Edgewood. Elvis impersonator. Free coffee and donuts while supplies last. Seminars, health screenings, more than 100 vendors. Free admission and parking. 

"Evolution of Organic" Film Screening, 7 to 9 p.m., Havre de Grace Maritime Museum, 100 Lafayette St., Havre de Grace. The story of organic agriculture, told by those in California who built the movement. A motley crew of back-to-the-landers, spiritual seekers and farmers’ sons and daughters reject chemical farming and set out to explore organic alternatives in "Evolution of Organic." Presented as part of the ongoing Environmental Film Series. All screenings are free to the public, and a discussion will follow the film. Info: www.hdggreenteam.org.

Thursday, May 9 

Harford Senior Expo, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Richlin Ballroom, 1700 Van Bibber Road, Edgewood. Sensations oldies band will perform. Free coffee and donuts while supplies last. Seminars, health screenings, more than 100 vendors. Free admission and parking. 

46th Annual East Coast Military Vehicle Rally and Flea Market, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Ripken Stadium, 870 Long Drive, Aberdeen. Historic military vehicles, parts, accessories, vintage radio, uniforms, militaria, packs, bags, tents, bayonets, knives, vintage collectibles, display ordnance. Acres of militaria swap meet items, come look, swap, show, sell, buy. Great for collectors, re-enactors. Free admission. Handicap and pet friendly. Proceeds benefit military museums and veteran causes. 

Harford Solar Info Session, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna, 205 S. Hays St., Bel Air. Learn about the basics of installing and utilizing residential solar power, financial considerations, and how the solar co-op process works. RSVP to www.eventbrite.com/e/harford-solar-info-session-join-us-tickets-59553167126.

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