6 Great Things Not to Miss

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1 MLK PA­RADE > JAN. 16 The city cel­e­brates the life and legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. with march­ing bands, eques­trian units, color guards and dance squads along his name­sake boule­vard. Free. Noon-2 p.m. pro­mo­tio­nan­darts.org

2 POE TOASTER > JAN. 19 For 60-plus years (un­til 2009), an anony­mous ad­mirer brought co­gnac and red roses to Edgar Allan Poe’s grave on the writer’s birth­day. Now a “rein­car­na­tion,” cho­sen by se­cret bal­lot, per­forms the toast. Free. 6-7 p.m. West­min­ster Hall & Bury­ing Ground, 515 W. Fayette St., mdhs.org

3 BAL­TI­MORE BOAT SHOW > JAN. 26-29 Climb aboard ves­sels, take classes, try pad­dle­board­ing and meet Cap­tain Dale Lisi, star of Nat Geo’s “Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks.” $14, un­der 16 free. Thurs.-Sat. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. till 5 p.m. Con­ven­tion Cen­ter, 1 W. Pratt St., bal­ti­more­boat­show.com

4 AMER­I­CAN CRAFT SHOW > FEB. 24-26 More than 650 top craft artists bring their lat­est cre­ations, like Jef­frey Oh’s wooden stools (be­low). $16, un­der 13 free. Fri. 10 a.m.8 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.- 6 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Con­ven­tion Cen­ter, 1 W. Pratt St., craft­coun­cil.org/bal­ti­more

5 AMY SCHUMER > MARCH 4 The multi-tal­ented co­me­dian, writer, ac­tress, pro­ducer and alum of lo­cal Tow­son Univer­sity makes a stop on her #Schumer Tour. $42-$112. 8 p.m. Royal Farms Arena, 200 W. Bal­ti­more St., roy­al­farm­sarena.com

6 O’S HOME OPENER > APRIL 3 Bal­ti­more’s sto­ried base­ball team takes the field against the Toronto Blue Jays. See web­site for ticket prices. 3:05 p.m. Cam­den Yards, 333 W. Cam­den St., ori­oles.com

Bal­ti­more Mu­seum of Art

Amer­i­can Craft Show

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