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Each week, Patch puts together a list of local activities and events going on in your area this weekend. Check back weekly and tell us in the comments if you know of any additional activities coming up. To submit an event in the Patch events calendar, click on “Events” at the top of the page and then click on the green "Add an event" button on the right side of the page. Christmas Concert to Benefit Westminster Rescue Mission Naturalist Show and Tell Adult Coed Soccer A Sesame Street Chanukah Party Holiday Artravaganza 32nd Street Farmers' Market Chanukah Wonderland Baltimore County Youth Ballet Nutcracker Nutcracker on Ice The Bard in the Barn The Holiday Train Garden Christmas at Boordy
Fairgrounds organizers also working to sign two more high-profile acts for music series.
Selena Gomez will be one of the artists headlining the Maryland State Fair concert series this summer. State fair organizers will try to capitalize on the success of last year’s performances, though it will be hard to top the popularity of Justin Bieber, whose Timonium show sold out in 18 minutes. “We’re very excited about her being here,” said Andy Cashman, fairgrounds assistant general manager. “It’s not quite the same as Justin Bieber, but she’s someone certainly like that.” The state fair is also working on signing a high-profile country artist and a regional band gaining critical acclaim internationally, though details have not been finalized at this time. For Gomez, her scheduled Aug. 26 performance at the state fair is perfect …