Main Stage Schedule:
11am to 1pm – DJ J. Gray – A leading figure in Baltimore’s nightlife scene for more than a decade, J.Gray continues to be one of the city’s most appealing DJ’s. He has a one of a kind sound that is an amalgamation of modern genres and classic pieces. When asked what type of music he plays he often replies with a smile “Good Music” – because you can’t put music into boxes. J has played at and promoted several memorable weekly and one-off events in Baltimore’s hottest venues.
1:30pm to 3pm – The RWM Band – As a contemporary guitarist, Reggie’s Uptempo Rock-Edged Style developed from listening to Jimi Hendrix and B.B. King and fusing their influences with his own unique approach to create his "Boogie Woogie Rhythm & Rockin' Blues" that allowed him to tour Italy, France, Hawaii and the U.S. with an appearance at Carnegie Hall as a "Career Milestone.” He has the distinction of being the only artist to perform at the Baltimore Blues Society Festival nine consecutive years.
3:30pm to 5pm – The 8 Ohms Band - The 8 Ohms Band is a powerhouse lineup of players from all over the DC metro area. Bringing heaping doses of Horn Heavy Funk backing the vocals of I-Peace Unikue! Drawing from diverse musical backgrounds, The 8 Ohms are known for blurring the lines between hard groove, funk, soul, reggae and a slight taste of DC's own go-go music. Regardless of the music, the energy is undeniable & the 8 Ohms are masters at keeping the dance floor moving!
5:30pm to 7pm – Alter Ego - Alter Ego was formed in 2011 by bringing together the varying styles and influences of five of the area’s most active musicians. Focusing on a diverse mix of covers, featuring the best of Rock, Pop and Dance, Alter Ego brings one of the most entertaining, energetic and polished acts to the stage each and every night in the Mid-Atlantic area.
Cooking Demo Schedule:
12:30pm - Jim Beam - Summer Cocktails - Join the Jim Beam team and learn how to create delicious bourbon and rum cocktails featuring Jim Beam Black and Cruzan Rum.
1:15pm – Savory Experiments - Entertaining with Rose – Join Jessica Formicola of Savory Experiments and learn how to create spicy, savory summertime dishes that pair well with rose and other sweet whites.
2pm – Balti’Marons - The Art of Macarons - Inspired by their network cooking competition binge watching, Balti'Marons is a handmade macaron company started right here in Charm City with flavors like Fruity Pebbles and Cookies & Cream. They will share some tips and tricks of the trade in perfecting these desserts.
2:45pm – Savory Experiments – Entertaining with Rose – Join Jessica Formicola of Savory Experiments and learn how to create spicy, savory summertime dishes that pair well with rose and other sweet whites.
3:30pm – Taharka Brothers – Favorite Summertime Ice Cream Flavors – Join Taharka Brothers to sample some of their most popular summer flavors.
4:15pm – Jimmy’s Famous Seafood - Crab Cake Sliders – Join Chef Tony as he demonstrates their famous crab cake recipe featured multiple times on Food Network and Travel Channel.
5pm – Water for Chocolate – “Dope Juice” Sangira – Join Sean Guy of Water for Chocolate and learn how to make “Dope Juice Sangria,” which is always a hit at summer parties.
5:45pm – Charmed Kitchen – Crowd Pleasing Charcuterie - Join Chef Christa Bruno of Charmed Kitchen and learn how to create the perfect charcuterie for your summer gatherings.