Each week, Patch puts together a list of local weekend activities and events going on in Howard County. Have something we missed that you are really excited about this weekend? Tell us about it in comments!
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Lego Ravens Super Bowl Express Train Display
- Where: Taylor's Antique Mall, 8197 Main Street
- When: Mon. - Sat: 10:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Sun: Noon - 5:00 p.m.
- Description: Come see the custom-made Lego Baltimore Ravens Super Bowl express train ahead of the big game.
- Cost: Free
Comedy Hypnotist Show
- Where: Centennial High School, 4300 Centennial Ln, Ellicott City
- When: Friday, Feb. 1, 7 p.m.
- Description: Hypnotist/comedian James Munsey performs as a Centennial High School Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) fundraiser to provide juniors and seniors and their prom guests with a safe, substance-free and super-fun after-prom party this April.
- Cost: $10
First Friday NatureSphere Nights
- Where: Robinson Nature Center, 6692 Cedar Ln, Columbia
- When: Friday, Feb. 1, 8 p.m.
- Description: Digital planetarium and dome-style movie theater.
- Cost: $6
BGR The Burger Joint is celebrating Ray Lewis' 17 years with the "purple" burger
- Where: 6250 Columbia Crossing Cir, Columbia
- When: Friday, Feb. 1- Tuesday, Feb. 5.
- Description: BGR THE BURGER JOINT is featuring a burger celebrating Ray Lewis’ 17 years with the Baltimore Ravens.
- Cost: $12.99
- Where: Owen Brown Community Center, 6800 Cradlerock Way, Columbia
- When: Saturday, Feb. 2, 4 p.m.
- Description: Family style bingo with prizes and snacks included.
- Cost: Free
2013 Magic of a Smile Gala
- Where: 17921 Brooke Rd, Sandy Spring
- When: Saturday, Feb. 2, 7 p.m.
- Description: Icing Smiles is a Howard County-based nonprofit dedicated to bringing smiles to kids fighting critical illness.
- Cost: $75
- Where: 12500 Clarksville Pike, Clarksville
- When: Saturday, Feb. 2, 6 p.m.
- Description: Knights of Columbus/Catholic Daughters Art
- Cost: $15
Columbia Association Small Group Training Expo
- Where: Columbia Athletic Club, 5435 Beaver Kill Rd, Columbia
- When: Saturday, Feb. 2, 8 a.m.
- Description: The 20-minute demonstrations are a sampling of the classes and personal trainers at CA’s three fitness facilities: Columbia Athletic Club, Columbia Gym and Supreme Sports Club.
- Cost: Free