The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at UMD, is presenting its season opening event, NextNOW Fest, this weekend from tonight, Thursday 9/11 through Sunday 9/14.

It’s a four-day festival of fun, interactive, and engaging arts performances by UMD, community, and international artists. Most events are free….a few are ticketed or require free advance reservations.

More info here:

There is also a special brunch on Sunday 9/14 where you can share a meal with UMD Symphony Orchestra performers before they perform around the audience. Tickets and info here.

Hope you can make it out this weekend!