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2022 National Juried Exhibition — through July 10, Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick. Works in a variety of media by artists from around the region and the nation. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. 301-698-0656 or delaplaine.org.

Experience the magic of live entertainment with Gettysburg College’s Majestic Theater during the 2022-2023 Celebrity Season, which kicks off in August. The season lineup includes performances by world-renowned musicians, dance shows, a magician, live theater and the first-ever film festival …

Across the world, people are increasingly embracing the subculture of "mermaiding." At its simplest, these are humans of all genders, shapes and backgrounds who enjoy dressing up as mermaids. In recent years, a growing number have flocked to mermaid conventions and competitions, formed local groups called "pods" and poured their savings into a multimillion-dollar mermaid tail industry.

WASHINGTON — “Revealing Krishna: Journey to Cambodia’s Sacred Mountain” centers on a single ancient artifact: a damaged but still commanding statue of the Hindu god, who’s holding up a bit of the ceiling — still attached — of the Cambodian cave he once occupied. Yet other sculptures from the…

It was February 2009, up near Morgan State University, and Joe Keyes was talking to his friends from the Funkadelic world. He was ready to start playing in a band again and knew what kinds of people he wanted in the group.

The one-man punk band J Marinelli will perform at Sky Stage in downtown Frederick on July 1. James Marinelli calls Norway home via West Virginia. He will bring his unique brand of international folk punk to Frederick in the midst of his Europe/America tour. Learn more about the artist at jma…

Gaithersburg Skate Park invites skateboarders, inline skaters and BMX bikers of all skill levels and ages to Skate Park Night Skate during SummerFest on July 2. The skate park will open at noon for regular operation, with best trick contests and giveaways starting at 6 p.m.

Frederick’s 4th: An Independence Day Celebration will be held all day July 4 in Baker Park in Frederick, presented by Celebrate Frederick and the Frederick’s 4th committee. The celebration kicks off at noon with opening ceremonies at the bandshell stage. Festivities continue until dusk, incl…

Rocknoceros will perform from 10 to 10:45 a.m. June 30 in Frederick’s Baker Park Band Shell as part of Celebrate Frederick's Summerfest Family Theatre weekly music series. This group has entertained tens of thousands of fans around the country, performing at Lollapalooza, Austin City Limits …

Frederick artist Marty Mercer presents a collection of hand-built ceramics and all media paintings in the Frederick Community College Mary Condon Hodgson Art Gallery. The exhibit, “Marty Mercer Originals,” opened June 11 and runs through July 13.

Sloane Crosley’s second novel, an unromantic comedy satirizing start-up culture, modern dating, city-dwelling aesthetes and other millennial woes, is dedicated to “the men.” With her gift of precision, the author clarifies: well, “some of the men.”

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