Happy Father’s Day to all my guys! Yes, this is your weekend, and don’t you let anyone tell you differently. It is important that the spouse, children and significant others make sure dads have a great weekend, especially on Sunday, June 19. I am going to help you out.
Listed here in my column are many suggestions, choose one or two, you can’t go wrong. Rambling Rose says so!
Check it out! The Big Father’s Day Gospel Celebration presented by gospel promoter, Lonnie Parker 4 p.m. June 19at Brown’s Memorial Baptist Church, 3215 W. Belvedere Ave. The program will feature the late Tommy Ellison Singing Stars, the Legendary Singing Stars featuring Jeston Mickens, the Singing Disciples, The Wings of Praise, Voices of Deliverance, Nate & the New Generation and Sis Margie Griggs; and the emcees are Doresa Harvey, Bro. James Stephney and Minister Robert Wilson. For more information, and tickets, call 443-610-7583.
Marc Clarke’s 3rd Annual Always Daddy’s Girl Father-Daughter Dance 4-8 p.m. June 19 at the Rawlings-Fulton Clubhouse at Forest Park Golf Course, 2900 Hillsdale Road. For information and tickets, call 1-301-728-6695.
African American Fire Fighters Historical Society 22nd Annual Salute Dinner” will be held 6 p.m. June 17 at the Vollmer Center at the Cylburn Arboretum, 4915 Greenspring Ave. Baltimore. For tickets and information, call George Collins at 410-258-7546.
The Pit Stop Productions presents a Father’s Day Cocktail Sip & Dinner Show with live entertainment featuring Potentials 5-9 p.m. June 19 at the Arch Social Club, 2126 Pennsylvania Ave. Included with your tickets are free gifts for dad, exclusive buffet, music and dancing. For ticket information, call Duke at 443-995-5957.
Check out Bobby’s Jazz Club, 1140 S. Paca St., Baltimore, three days a week, Sunday through Tuesday, for live jazz shows. For more information, call 410-545-0610.
A tribute to O’Donel Levy, master guitarist and vocalist is taking place 2-4 p.m. June 18 at the Summit Rehabilitation Center, 1502 Frederick Road in Catonsville. There will be live entertainment and refreshments. The mistress of ceremony is the renowned Ms. Maybelle.
The Baltimore Blues Society will present Baltimore Blues Challenge Finals featuring many of your favorite area blues band and the “Kinsey Report,” June 18 at the Rosedale American Legion Hall, 1331 Seling Ave.
Nadine Rae & the Allstars will perform 9 p.m. June 18 at the CityView Bar & Grill, 6700 Security Blvd. in Woodlawn.
The Benjamin Banneker Historical Park & Museum’s Jazz Series, outdoor concerts featuring various local jazz groups, will be held once a month from June-August starting on June 25 at 300 Oella Ave. in Baltimore. For more information, call 410-887-1081.
The Lodge of Wisdom Inc. is having the 5th Annual Author’s Day 3-6 p.m. June 26 at Crispus Attucks Recreation Center, 1601 W. Madison Ave., Baltimore. Call 443-447-3661 for more information.
It is time for the “fat lady to sing.” I am out of space. If you need me, e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org or call me at 410-833-9474. UNTIL THE NEXT TIME, I’M MUSICALLY YOURS.