Fall is in full swing in November, and the calendar is packed with events throughout Baltimore. Your November Calendar of Events in Baltimore.
|| An Evening of Celebrity Fashion and Fun to benefit Pathfinders for Autism ||
November 5, 2010, 7 p.m.
Local and national celebrities will model the latest fashions to benefit Pathfinders for Autism, which is celebrating its 10th anniversary. The gala will be held at the new Legg Mason building in Harbor East. Tickets are $200 per person and available online.
|| Greek Heritage Festival ||
November 5-7, 2010
The Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation sponsors its 39th annual festival at 24 W. Preston St. downtown. Food, drink, and music from Greece take center stage during the three-day festival, which is free to attend. Hours are 11-11 Friday and Saturday, and noon to 6 p.m. on Sunday.
|| Daniel Tosh ||
November 6, 2010, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m.
Tosh built a career from making fun of people on the Internet. Lord knows there are plenty of pickings out there. He brings his genuinely funny stand-up act to the Lyric. Tickets start at $35 and are available online.
|| Daylight Savings Time ||
November 7, 2010, 2 a.m.
Set your clocks back an hour at 2 a.m. and prepare to endure the darkness of the winter (at least you'll grab an extra hour of sleep!)
|| Celebrating the Gift Gala honoring William Cardinal Keeler ||
November 10, 2010, 6 p.m.
The Little Sisters of the Poor, who work with the elderly poor, are holding their annual fund-raising gala at Martin's West. All proceeds go to the St. Martin's Home Winter Fuel Fund. For tickets, call 410-744-9367
|| Maryland Irish Festival ||
November 12-14, 2010
The 35th annual festival kicks off Friday at 6 p.m. at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium. The menu features Irish favorites like corned beef and cabbage, plenty o potatoes. Don't forget some Irish whiskey and beer to wash it all down. There's also traditional Irish music, book readings and signings, and Irish dance on the entertainment bill. Admission is: $12, seniors (62+): $8, young 'uns (12-17): $5, active military with ID: $5, children under 12: free.
|| Furthur ||
November 17, 2010, 7:30 p.m.
Bob Weir and Phil Lesh from the Grateful Dead are still truckin' after all the years, and their latest incarnation, Furthur, takes the stage at 1st Mariner Arena. Tickets start at $50 and are available online.
|| Jerry Seinfeld ||
November 19, 2010, 7 and 9:30 p.m.
America's most famous stand-up comedian returns to the Meyerhoff for two live shows. The man whose sitcom about nothing changed the course of American television. Tickets start at $75 and available online.
|| Santa Arrives at Harborplace ||
November 20, 2010, 4:30 p.m.
St. Nick rolls into the Inner Harbor for the inaugural Santa House lighting. The Heart of Maryland Chorus will be performing Christmas carols at the event, held in the amphitheater.
|| Thanksgiving ||
November 25, 2010
Thanksgiving is celebrated by Americans of all races, religions, and ethnicities. Perhaps that's why we all love it. Everything you need to plan your Turkey Day is right here.
|| Festival of Trees ||
November 26-28, 2010
Kennedy Krieger Institute's 21st-annual festival kicks off at 10 a.m. at the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium. The largest event on the east coast features live entertainment every hour, a reading by Dorothy Hamill, "reindeer" pony rides, and the SantaLand theme park. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for seniors (65+) and children (5-12). Children under 5 are free. They're available online.