May starts next week, and there is a lot going on in Maryland. Luckily most of these great events are just minutes away from our apartment communities at Burnam Woods, Chatham Gardens and Old Orchard. The Maryland Film Festival starts May 8 and runs through May 12 at the Charles Theatre in Baltimore. This year’s festival includes a movie by Bobcat Goldthwait and a presentation by John Waters. For a full list of this year’s movies and events and information on tickets, please click here. Wine in the Woods is May 18-19 at Symphony Woods (aka Merriweather Post Pavillion) in Columbia. It is a weekend full of wine tasting, food, and live music. For full details including times and tickets, please click here. The 138th running of the Preakness is Saturday May 18th at Pimlico Race Course. For full information including times, tickets, and week’s events, please click here. Baltimore Museum Week is May 19-24. There are ‘Buy One Get One Free’ admission tickets to Baltimore Museums, free walking tours, and free outside events. For a full list of participating museums and events, please click here.