Â Performances by the Kenyan Acrobats from Universoul Circus, jazz artist Marcus Johnson, Citi Open tennis tournament, lots of free movies!Â George Clinton and Vince Gill are in town, book signings,Â Annie’s Art Gallery elegant evening.Â See the story of Hagar and more…
FRIDAY JULY 29TH
African Acrobats appearing at Publik Playhouse, 5445 Landover Rd., Cheverly, MD, 301-277-1710.Â Tickets $10:Â ThisÂ talented troupe also performs with the the Universoul Circus.Â Their family friendly show includes comedy, acrobatics, contortions, tumbling, human pyramids, and a chair balancing act.Â Audience participation is encouraged!
Â Summer Outdoor Movies at the Aviation Museum , 1985 Cpl. Frank Scott Drive, College Park, showing “Despicable Me”Â Doors open at 7pm; Movie starts at 9pm.Â Cost $4/adults, $3/seniors, $2/ages 2-18, FREE/children under 2
Watkins Park “Fabulous Friday“, 301 Watkins Park Drive, Upper Marlboro, 301-218-6700.Â Outdoor fun includes unlimited rides on the train and carousel, miniature golf.Â Cost is $5 for residents, $6 nonresidents
George Clinton in concert at Constitution Hall at 7:00pm.Â Check TicketMaster for ticket prices
Vince Gill – An Evening of Bluegrass at the Birchmere in Alexandria, VA, 7:30pm.Â Check TicketMaster for ticket prices
Book Signing at Prince George’s Sports and Learning Complex, 8001 Sheffiff Road, Landover, 703-730-3873. Blogger Sophia A. Nelson is an activist and founder of iask, Inc. (a.k.a. “I Am My Sister’s Keeper”)She will be on hand to discuss and sign her new book, “Black Woman Redefined: Dispelling Myths and Discovering Fulfillment in the Age of Michelle Obama.” For details on this event, call 703-730-3873 or visit www.mahoganybooks.com
Citi Open, Women’s Tennis Championship, SessionÂ 8 at The Tennis Center at College Park MD, 5200 Paint Branch Parkway,Â College Park,Â MD.Â See TicketMaster for tickets
SATURDAY JULY 30th
Love Child: The Story of Hagar, Abraham and Sarah, Evangel Cathedral, 13901 Central Ave, Upper Marlboro.Â Showing at 12 p.m. and 4 p.m., Tickets $30 general seating, $35 VIP, $40 exclusive.
Halfnote Lounge, 4881 Glenn Dale Rd, Bowie, 301-809-6683. Comedy show and band.Â Doors open at 5:00pm.
Citi Open, Women’s Tennis Championship, SessionÂ 9 at The Tennis Center at College Park MD, 5200 Paint Branch Parkway,Â College Park,Â MD.Â See TicketMaster for tickets.
SUNDAY JULY 31st
Arts on the Waterfront, performance by Â by Marcus Young (Jazz and R&B)Â Bladensburg Waterfront Park, 4601 Annapolis Road, Bladensburg, 301-779-0371.Â Free Sunday evening performance 6:00-7:30pm.
Movies on the Potomac at National Harbor showingÂ “How to Train Your Dragon.”Â Movies begin just after sunset and it’s free to the public.Â Lawn chairs are recommended, no coolers with food or alcohol are allowed