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December 2017

December 1, 2017

Holiday Art Mart Opening Reception5 - 8 pmVisual Arts, Food & Drink, Miscellaneous December's opening reception for the Holiday Art Mart and Connie, Kelly...City: Elkton
Winter Jazz Concert - St. Mary's College of Maryland8pmPerforming Arts SMCM Jazz Band and Jazz Combo, under the direction of Jeff Silberschlag, will perform a concert in Montgomery Hall, Room 25.City: St. Mary's City
An Evening with David Crosby & Friends8pmPerforming Arts Two-time Rock and Roll Hall of famer and co-founder of the Byrds and Crosby, Stills...City: Annapolis
Little Italy Tree Trimming7pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Food & Drink Come help trim the neighborhood tree and enjoy 25 of the finest carolers from the Baltimore Choral Arts Society. Complimentary roasted chestnuts, biscotti, hot apple cider...City: Baltimore
Cocktails and Concerts - The Suspicious Cheese Lords5:30-8pmPerforming Arts All male a cappella ensemble featuring choral music of the Middle Ages and Renaissance. Cocktails at 5:30 pm, concert at 6 pm.City: Easton

December 2, 2017

Tea with Mrs. ClausMiscellaneous Settle in for tea and snacks with Mrs. Claus. After refreshments are done, she will read a holiday themed book. Holiday attire encouraged.City: Crisfield
Paula Poundstone6:30pmPerforming Arts Fresh on the heels of the release of her hilarious new book, "The Totally Unscientific Study of the Search For Human Happiness," Poundstone offers an unforgettable laughter and insight.City: Annapolis
St. Martins In-The-Field Christmas Mart9am-2pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals Christmas Market showcases quality handmade arts and crafts from local artisans.City: Severna Park
Natural Holiday Sale - Howard County Conservancy10am-2pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Nature & Outdoor Relax and browse unique and locally crafted items for sale – all with a connection to nature. Sip tea, enjoy cookies, listen to live harp and piano music – while the children create whimsical...City: Woodstock
CES at Frostburg State University presents Christmas with the Annie Moses Band7:30pmPerforming Arts The Emmy-winning folk band presents a spirited performance of holiday favorites such as “God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen,” “Deck the Halls” and “O Holy Night.” City: Frostburg

December 3, 2017

Annapolis Chocolate Binge Festival12N-5pmFairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, Miscellaneous Chocolate, holiday vendors, music, family friendly entertainment and holiday light canopy. All this makes for a great street party in Annapolis.City: Annapolis
Holiday Open House and Art Reception at Montpelier1-4pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals Montpelier Arts Center invites families to a fun holiday celebration. Tour resident artists’ studios, attend exhibition receptions, shop the pottery sale, enjoy holiday music and art demonstrations.City: Laurel
Arias & Encores3-6pmPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous The first concert of the 2017 – 2018 season, showcasing a mix of favorite arias and duets from opera and musical theatre, performed by some of Annapolis Opera’s favorite female singers.City: Annapolis
Old Tyme Holiday Gathering3-6pmFairs & Festivals A seasonal celebration of friends, community, and good cheer. Enjoy holiday music, activities, refreshments, and a visit from Santa.City: La Plata
A Cantori Christmas3pmPerforming Arts Live Arts Maryland’s women’s ensemble, Cantori, opens the holiday season with its annual Christmas concert in the heart of Annapolis.City: Annapolis

December 4, 2017

Winter Big Band Concert7:30pmPerforming Arts In this annual event, director Chris Vadala brings together three ensembles in innovative interpretations of classic and contemporary jazz works.City: College Park
UMD Percussion Ensemble Concert - December8PMPerforming Arts Usually positioned at the back of the orchestra, the percussion section moves center stage to reveal the colorful, melodic potential of their instruments in this striking concert of contemporary...City: College Park
Dave Koz Christmas Tour8pmPerforming Arts Acclaimed smooth jazz saxophonist Dave Koz has become a staple of the holiday season for fans around the country. Enjoy the 20th Anniversary Christmas Tour.City: North Bethesda
Christmas With the Frederick ChoraleVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts With thanks for 40 years of community support, the Frederick Chorale provides a free concert of beloved Christmas music, old and new, from Vivaldi to wassails to well-loved carols.City: Frederick
Santa VisitsVaries depending on dayMiscellaneous Come visit with Santa and snap a photo as part of our Fireside Christmas on the Farm Holiday Tour. While you are here be sure to visit the Sugar Plum Shoppe. Light holiday refreshments will be...City: Westminster

December 5, 2017

Marshall Tucker Band8pmPerforming Arts A 40 year act, the Marshall Tucker Band has played at venues all over the world- impressing not only their audiences but also other artists with their definitive blend of jazz, country, and other...City: Annapolis
Mid Shore Band Holiday Concert7-8:30pmPerforming Arts Hear local musicians spread a little cheer through a mix of well-known and lesser-known holiday tunes.City: Ridgely
Math-e-Magic10:15am & 12pmPerforming Arts MatheMagic is a theatrical magic show with music, costumes, comedy, and illusions. In this fun format, kids (unknowingly) practice classroom skills, i.e., math facts and problem-solving. City: Towson
Santa VisitsVaries depending on dayMiscellaneous Come visit with Santa and snap a photo as part of our Fireside Christmas on the Farm Holiday Tour. While you are here be sure to visit the Sugar Plum Shoppe. Light holiday refreshments will be...City: Westminster
A Christmas CarolVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts In partnership with Kensington Arts Theatre, Arts on the Green presents a Christmas musical classic, A Christmas Carol. The play runs November 25 through December 10 at the Arts Barn. City: Gaithersburg

December 6, 2017

Beautiful Swimmers Revisited - Movie Screening & Discussion7-9:30pmPerforming Arts, Nature & Outdoor, Miscellaneous Tom Horton returns to the Chesapeake Bay to see how crabs are faring in response to William Warner's 1976 "Beautiful Swimmers." Part of Environmental Film Series in conjunction with HdG Green Team.City: Havre de Grace
Brian Ganz Plays Chopin12NPerforming Arts St. Mary's College Musician-in-Residence Brian Ganz will continue his popular noontime "PianoTalk" series with a program entitled "Chopin the Student, Part 2." Free and open to the public. City: St. Mary's City
Creative Spirits - Pints and Prints7-9pmVisual Arts Get ready to celebrate and uncover the ancient art of block printing by creating uniquely designed greetings cards. A perfect workshop for your holiday greetings for family and friends. City: College Park
Santa VisitsVaries depending on dayMiscellaneous Come visit with Santa and snap a photo as part of our Fireside Christmas on the Farm Holiday Tour. While you are here be sure to visit the Sugar Plum Shoppe. Light holiday refreshments will be...City: Westminster
A Christmas CarolVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts In partnership with Kensington Arts Theatre, Arts on the Green presents a Christmas musical classic, A Christmas Carol. The play runs November 25 through December 10 at the Arts Barn. City: Gaithersburg

December 7, 2017

Monument Lighting - Baltimore5-8pmFairs & Festivals Illuminating the historic Washington Monument is a Baltimore tradition that includes caroling, food and good cheer. Fireworks cap the evening marking the official start of the holiday season. 46th...City: Baltimore
Donny McCaslin Group7:00 PM & 9:00 PMPerforming Arts Known for his collaboration with David Bowie on Blackstar, jazz saxophonist Donny McCaslin performs with a high-energy, rock- and synth-influenced sound.City: College Park
CCAS presents - A Renaissance ChristmasVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts Performed in period dress are four concerts of Christmas music. Thursday is a free benefit concert, Sunday a regular concert, and Friday/Saturday are concerts with dinner (pricier tickets).City: Waldorf
MICA Art MarketVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) presents its annual MICA Art Market! Fine art and handmade objects by approximately 275 MICA students, alumni, faculty and staff will be on sale. City: Baltimore
Midnight Madness Holiday Shopping I and II6pm-12pmFairs & Festivals, History & Heritage, Miscellaneous Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors! Enjoy musical performances, food & refreshments & stroll Main & inner West Sts, Maryland Av. & State Circle.City: Annapolis

December 8, 2017

Wicomico County 150 Year Celebration Dinner with the Bonedaddys6-7:30pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink Celebrate Wicomico County's 150th anniversary with dinner and musical entertainment from the Bonedaddys at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center. City: Salisbury
Performing Spirit, Jazz & Democracy7:15-8:45pmPerforming Arts, History & Heritage, Ongoing The series concludes with a concert featuring master jazz musicians Paul F. Murphy and Larry Willis, poet Jere Carroll, jazz historian and drummer Dominic Fragman ‘07, and philosopher Sybol Anderson.City: St. Mary's City
Carrion - Miles to Purgatory - Music, Poetry, Art, Mental Health & A Concert8-10pmPerforming Arts This event will feature a panel discussion about mental health in the arts with a concert to follow featuring Michael Hersch's "Carrion-Miles to Purgatory."City: Baltimore
Carrion-Miles to Purgatory - Music, Poetry, Art & Mental Health8-10pmPerforming Arts This event will feature a panel discussion about mental health in the arts with a concert to follow featuring Michael Hersch's "Carrion-Miles to Purgatory."City: Baltimore
Under $500 Art Sale7pmVisual Arts Maryland Art Place invites you to attend the 5th annual "Under $500" affordable art sale. Sales are on a first-come, first-served opportunity. Purchase affordable and original works of art for under...City: Baltimore

December 9, 2017

Essex & Middle River Holiday Open House and Tree Lighting5-7pmPerforming Arts, History & Heritage, Miscellaneous The Heritage Society of Essex and Middle River's Holiday Open House and Tree Lighting features live music, gifts for the kids, museum tours and a visit from Santa Claus.City: Essex
Art Walk - CambridgeVisual Arts Stroll the galleries, browse artwork, enjoy free refreshments. The free receptions are open to all. The galleries feature art created by local, regional, national and international artists.City: Cambridge
Museums by Candlelight12N-5pmCivil War, History & Heritage, Miscellaneous Welcome the Holiday Season at the historic Gambrill House. Enjoy Civil War era music and make a unique craft to take home. LIve musical performances by Gilmore's Light Ensemble from 12N & 3pm.City: Frederick
Silver Spring Christmas Market and Holiday Craft Show12N-4pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals Get your shopping list checked off at the annual Arts & Crafts Holiday Fair at Veterans Plaza.City: Silver Spring
Christian Writer's Literary Festival9:30am-4pmFairs & Festivals, Literary Arts The 2017 Literary Festival offers the opportunity for Christian authors to share their expertise, testimony and writing in a setting that encourages and inspires Christian writers and Christian book...City: Baltimore

December 10, 2017

Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra - A Bohemian Christmas3pm & 7pm showsPerforming Arts There’s something about a big band that encapsulates the spirit of the season. Though the legendary nightclub it’s named for is closed, Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra, a 17-piece band, is still...City: North Bethesda
A Charlie Brown Christmas with The Eric Byrd Trio3-5pm and 6-8pmPerforming Arts The Eric Byrd Trio returns to celebrate the music from the Peanuts’ A Charlie Brown Christmas show. By bringing fresh arrangements to these familiar songs, everyone gets in the holiday mood. City: Laurel
ALS Artisan Boutique10am-5pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals More than 55 artists showcase unique, high quality arts, crafts, holiday gifts, confections. Benefits local patients & families living with Lou Gherig's DIsease (ALS).15th Anniversary.City: Annapolis
Strathmore Children's Chorus - Peace - Paz - Shalom4pmPerforming Arts Enjoy sacred and secular selections from musical masters Sibelius, Britten, Engelhardt. Celebrate unity, peace, and holiday joy. ’Tis the season. Celebrate with the chorus and their special guest...City: North Bethesda
Rick Springfield7:30pmPerforming Arts Creator of the finest power-pop of the ’80s, Springfield is a Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter...City: Annapolis

December 11, 2017

An Annapolis Christmas7pmPerforming Arts Inspired by the popular holiday album, "An Annapolis Christmas" of 19 years ago, this is now an annual tradition for many music lovers. Proceeds from support the Annapolis Musicians Fund for...City: Annapolis
Midnight Madness Holiday Shopping I and II6pm-12pmFairs & Festivals, History & Heritage, Miscellaneous Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors! Enjoy musical performances, food & refreshments & stroll Main & inner West Sts, Maryland Av. & State Circle.City: Annapolis
Santa's Magic WorkshopVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Miscellaneous Kids make their own Christmas ornaments. Other activities include a train display, festive lights, seasonal music, hayrides, refreshments and Santa. Cost is 2 canned goods for local food pantries. City: Denton
Midnight Madness - AnnapolisVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors! Enjoy musical performances, food & refreshments & stroll Main & inner West Sts, Maryland Av. & State Circle. City: Annapolis
Santa VisitsVaries depending on dayMiscellaneous Come visit with Santa and snap a photo as part of our Fireside Christmas on the Farm Holiday Tour. While you are here be sure to visit the Sugar Plum Shoppe. Light holiday refreshments will be...City: Westminster

December 12, 2017

An Annapolis Christmas7pmPerforming Arts Inspired by the popular holiday album, "An Annapolis Christmas" of 19 years ago, this is now an annual tradition for many music lovers. Proceeds from support the Annapolis Musicians Fund for...City: Annapolis
Midnight Madness Holiday Shopping I and II6pm-12pmFairs & Festivals, History & Heritage, Miscellaneous Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors! Enjoy musical performances, food & refreshments & stroll Main & inner West Sts, Maryland Av. & State Circle.City: Annapolis
Santa's Magic WorkshopVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Miscellaneous Kids make their own Christmas ornaments. Other activities include a train display, festive lights, seasonal music, hayrides, refreshments and Santa. Cost is 2 canned goods for local food pantries. City: Denton
Midnight Madness - AnnapolisVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors! Enjoy musical performances, food & refreshments & stroll Main & inner West Sts, Maryland Av. & State Circle. City: Annapolis
Santa VisitsVaries depending on dayMiscellaneous Come visit with Santa and snap a photo as part of our Fireside Christmas on the Farm Holiday Tour. While you are here be sure to visit the Sugar Plum Shoppe. Light holiday refreshments will be...City: Westminster

December 13, 2017

Tree-Mendous Creativity & Charity7-10pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Fairs & Festivals Five Artists - Kmonay, Ladyvile, Troksart, Gina Deluca, & Brian Seymore and Live Music by Firekite & Gina Deluca. Charities: Sharp Dressed Man & Toys for Tots. 12 Food Vendors. Shop Local.City: Baltimore
Robyn Helzner Trio7:30pmPerforming Arts, Multicultural This is Jewish world music at its finest; an incredibly accessible repertoire of authentic songs in Hebrew, Yiddish, Ladino, and English, delivered with warmth, humor, and a commanding energy.City: North Bethesda
Midnight Madness Holiday Shopping I and II6pm-12pmFairs & Festivals, History & Heritage, Miscellaneous Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors! Enjoy musical performances, food & refreshments & stroll Main & inner West Sts, Maryland Av. & State Circle.City: Annapolis
Santa's Magic WorkshopVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Miscellaneous Kids make their own Christmas ornaments. Other activities include a train display, festive lights, seasonal music, hayrides, refreshments and Santa. Cost is 2 canned goods for local food pantries. City: Denton
Midnight Madness - AnnapolisVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors! Enjoy musical performances, food & refreshments & stroll Main & inner West Sts, Maryland Av. & State Circle. City: Annapolis

December 14, 2017

Petula Clark8pmPerforming Arts An England-native, Petula Clark’s talents have taken her around the globe and across all platforms. She has released hits in Europe, recorded her own TV shows, films and won two Grammy awards.City: Annapolis
Robyn Helzner Trio7:30pmPerforming Arts, Multicultural This is Jewish world music at its finest; an incredibly accessible repertoire of authentic songs in Hebrew, Yiddish, Ladino, and English, delivered with warmth, humor, and a commanding energy.City: North Bethesda
A Hunger ArtistVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts What begins as a celebration of a lost art form—and its famous practitioner—becomes a darkly funny trip into the question of what it means to suffer, and what it means when suffering becomes public...City: Baltimore
Midnight Madness Holiday Shopping I and II6pm-12pmFairs & Festivals, History & Heritage, Miscellaneous Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors! Enjoy musical performances, food & refreshments & stroll Main & inner West Sts, Maryland Av. & State Circle.City: Annapolis
Santa's Magic WorkshopVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Miscellaneous Kids make their own Christmas ornaments. Other activities include a train display, festive lights, seasonal music, hayrides, refreshments and Santa. Cost is 2 canned goods for local food pantries. City: Denton

December 15, 2017

Festival of Lights - Frederick7-8pmFairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous One of the holiday season’s most inspiring events. The Festival brings the true spirit of the season to young and old alike. Holiday greetings, carols and inspiration are part of this community...City: Frederick
Ballad Of - at the Listening Room8-10pmPerforming Arts Ballad Of is a DC-based quartet that offers a wide range of musical styles that are strategically intertwined to make engaging and unique musical compositions. City: North Brentwood
A Hunger ArtistVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts What begins as a celebration of a lost art form—and its famous practitioner—becomes a darkly funny trip into the question of what it means to suffer, and what it means when suffering becomes public...City: Baltimore
Santa's Magic WorkshopVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Miscellaneous Kids make their own Christmas ornaments. Other activities include a train display, festive lights, seasonal music, hayrides, refreshments and Santa. Cost is 2 canned goods for local food pantries. City: Denton
Midnight Madness - AnnapolisVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors! Enjoy musical performances, food & refreshments & stroll Main & inner West Sts, Maryland Av. & State Circle. City: Annapolis

December 16, 2017

Holiday Open House - William Paca House and Hogshead4-7pmFairs & Festivals, History & Heritage Join the Pacas as they entertain for the holidays. Historians bring the house and Hogshead to life with games, music, and, sweet treats to share. Light refreshments and holiday activities are...City: Annapolis
Winter Wonderland at The Ward10am-2pmVisual Arts, Miscellaneous The Ward Museum and local businesses welcome the community to a celebration of the winter season, a FREE holiday social and Drop in Art event. The lobby & grounds will be decked out for the holidays.City: Salisbury
Ashley Gaines at the Rod 'N' Reel7-11pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink Come out for a night full of amazing music by Nashville Recording artist and local Southern Marylander Ashley Gaines. It's a night you won't want to miss.City: Chesapeake Beach
Winterfest - Arts and Craft Show - Takoma Park9am-4pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink Winterfest 2017 features more than 20 local artisans with handcrafted items, vendors, live music, food, free craft-alongs, and loads of family fun.City: Silver Spring
Old Fashioned Holiday on Union Avenue7-10pmPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals Enjoy the nostalgia of the holidays at Union and Pennington Avenues in historic Havre de Grace. Ride down memory lane with the movie White Christmas followed by photo ops. Live music by the Deer...City: Havre de Grace

December 17, 2017

Bettye LaVette8pmPerforming Arts Bettye was there for the birth of soul music in the 1960s and is still creating vital recordings. As a result, her voice and interpretation of R&B is a jewel within this cluttered industry. City: Annapolis
Mountainside Baroque - A Festival of Lessons & Carols for Christmas5pmPerforming Arts The Scholars of St. Cecilia, Mountainside Baroque’s resident chamber choir, will “ring in” the Christmas season with an their annual “Festival of Lessons and Carols” featuring seasonal music,...City: Cumberland
SMYOC Holiday Concert - Peace Peace5-6.30pmPerforming Arts Traditional and new music for the season. This free concert will feature our 4 choirs, with a special appearance by members of the Youth Orchestra and Pops band. Bake sale and raffle. City: Lusby
Supersized Holiday Makers Market12N-6pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Holiday shopping with 30 vendors, performances & interactive instructions by resident workshop teachers, craft & art workshops, food trucks, DJs - community, shopping, creativity and funshops too.City: Baltimore
BSO - Home for the HolidaysVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts Warm your heart this holiday season with a program of Christmas favorites. Thomas Wilkins, Principal, conducts iconic classics including "Hark! the Herald Angels Sing," "O Holy Night."City: Baltimore

December 18, 2017

Bryce & Bethany Merritt Present - Christmas With The Mrs.8pmPerforming Arts Hailing from Nashville, Bryce...City: Annapolis
Midnight Madness - AnnapolisVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors! Enjoy musical performances, food & refreshments & stroll Main & inner West Sts, Maryland Av. & State Circle. City: Annapolis
Small Wonders 6x6 Holiday Art Show & Fundraiser11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council has been collecting 6"x 6" artwork from community members of varying capacities and ages. Proceeds from the show benefit Allegany Arts Council's Childrens Programming. City: Cumberland
Artists' Boutique11am-3pmVisual Arts Fiber art creations, unique ornaments, and other quality crafts for sale, all made by local artisans. Perfect for original holiday gifts.City: Laurel
Jolly Express Cruise6, 7, 8pmNature & Outdoor, Ongoing It's a Spa Creek sleigh ride. Miss Anne is decked out as a reindeer for this festive holiday cruise. Includes hot cocoa, holiday music and Captain Santa.City: Annapolis

December 19, 2017

Midnight Madness - AnnapolisVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors! Enjoy musical performances, food & refreshments & stroll Main & inner West Sts, Maryland Av. & State Circle. City: Annapolis
Small Wonders 6x6 Holiday Art Show & Fundraiser11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council has been collecting 6"x 6" artwork from community members of varying capacities and ages. Proceeds from the show benefit Allegany Arts Council's Childrens Programming. City: Cumberland
Artists' Boutique11am-3pmVisual Arts Fiber art creations, unique ornaments, and other quality crafts for sale, all made by local artisans. Perfect for original holiday gifts.City: Laurel
Jolly Express Cruise6, 7, 8pmNature & Outdoor, Ongoing It's a Spa Creek sleigh ride. Miss Anne is decked out as a reindeer for this festive holiday cruise. Includes hot cocoa, holiday music and Captain Santa.City: Annapolis
Lights by the Lake6-10pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Nature & Outdoor Features over 150,000 lights synchronized to music in an animated show lasting more than 30 minutes. Park & watch the show surround you. Then come inside for refreshments & special events.City: Flintstone

December 20, 2017

Tom Teasley & Seth Kibel - Tiny Planet7:30pmPerforming Arts, Multicultural Two local music icons, world percussionist Teasley and woodwind specialist Kibel, join forces to showcase tunes from their new duet album, Tiny Planet.City: North Bethesda
Petula Clark - 2nd Show Added by Popular Demand8pmPerforming Arts An England-native, Petula Clark’s talents have taken her around the globe and across all platforms. She has released hits in Europe, recorded her own TV shows, films and won two Grammy awards. City: Annapolis
Barbara Ingram School For the Arts Holiday Spectacular7pmPerforming Arts This is an event that the whole family will enjoy. Diverse talent sing, dance, and tell stories that go to the heart of what the season really means. Back for the 7th year.City: Hagerstown
Midnight Madness - AnnapolisVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors! Enjoy musical performances, food & refreshments & stroll Main & inner West Sts, Maryland Av. & State Circle. City: Annapolis
Small Wonders 6x6 Holiday Art Show & Fundraiser11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council has been collecting 6"x 6" artwork from community members of varying capacities and ages. Proceeds from the show benefit Allegany Arts Council's Childrens Programming. City: Cumberland

December 21, 2017

Skylark - A Celtic SolsticePerforming Arts A trio of gifted multi-instrumentalists, Skylark presents a riveting performance of Celtic music.City: North Bethesda
Barbara Ingram School For the Arts Holiday Spectacular7pmPerforming Arts This is an event that the whole family will enjoy. Diverse talent sing, dance, and tell stories that go to the heart of what the season really means. Back for the 7th year.City: Hagerstown
Midnight Madness - AnnapolisVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors! Enjoy musical performances, food & refreshments & stroll Main & inner West Sts, Maryland Av. & State Circle. City: Annapolis
Small Wonders 6x6 Holiday Art Show & Fundraiser11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council has been collecting 6"x 6" artwork from community members of varying capacities and ages. Proceeds from the show benefit Allegany Arts Council's Childrens Programming. City: Cumberland
Artists' Boutique11am-3pmVisual Arts Fiber art creations, unique ornaments, and other quality crafts for sale, all made by local artisans. Perfect for original holiday gifts.City: Laurel

December 22, 2017

Phil Vassar & Kellie Pickler7-9pmPerforming Arts The country music icons take the stage for a Christmas concert in support of their new single.City: Frederick
Slim Man8pmPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous Genre: Pop. Jazz Vocalist of the Year, Coachella Music Awards 2016.City: Annapolis
BSO - Cirque de la Symphonie Holiday SpectacularVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts The jaw-dropping magic of Cirque comes to the concert hall as the BSO musicians are joined by acrobats, contortionists, jugglers, balancers, strongmen and high-flying aerialists from above.City: Baltimore
Small Wonders 6x6 Holiday Art Show & Fundraiser11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council has been collecting 6"x 6" artwork from community members of varying capacities and ages. Proceeds from the show benefit Allegany Arts Council's Childrens Programming. City: Cumberland
Artists' Boutique11am-3pmVisual Arts Fiber art creations, unique ornaments, and other quality crafts for sale, all made by local artisans. Perfect for original holiday gifts.City: Laurel

December 23, 2017

Red Rooster Night at Rod N Reel6-10pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink, Miscellaneous A tribute to Marcus Samuelsson’s famous Harlem Supper Club. Dinner and dancing accompanied by music from Chyp Andi. Specials include shrimp and grits, mac and cheese, collard greens, wild wings. City: Chesapeake Beach
Todd & Cindy Bauchspies Christmas Concert1pmPerforming Arts Local PRS guitarist Todd Bauchspies and his wife, singer/songwriter Cindy Bauchspies, blend their musical talents for a concert with their arrangements of beloved Christmas music and inspiring...City: Annapolis
BSO - Cirque de la Symphonie Holiday SpectacularVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts The jaw-dropping magic of Cirque comes to the concert hall as the BSO musicians are joined by acrobats, contortionists, jugglers, balancers, strongmen and high-flying aerialists from above.City: Baltimore
Small Wonders 6x6 Holiday Art Show & Fundraiser11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council has been collecting 6"x 6" artwork from community members of varying capacities and ages. Proceeds from the show benefit Allegany Arts Council's Childrens Programming. City: Cumberland
Artists' Boutique11am-3pmVisual Arts Fiber art creations, unique ornaments, and other quality crafts for sale, all made by local artisans. Perfect for original holiday gifts.City: Laurel

December 24, 2017

Small Wonders 6x6 Holiday Art Show & Fundraiser11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council has been collecting 6"x 6" artwork from community members of varying capacities and ages. Proceeds from the show benefit Allegany Arts Council's Childrens Programming. City: Cumberland
Artists' Boutique11am-3pmVisual Arts Fiber art creations, unique ornaments, and other quality crafts for sale, all made by local artisans. Perfect for original holiday gifts.City: Laurel
Lights by the Lake6-10pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Nature & Outdoor Features over 150,000 lights synchronized to music in an animated show lasting more than 30 minutes. Park & watch the show surround you. Then come inside for refreshments & special events.City: Flintstone
Jolly Express Cruise6, 7, 8pmNature & Outdoor, Ongoing It's a Spa Creek sleigh ride. Miss Anne is decked out as a reindeer for this festive holiday cruise. Includes hot cocoa, holiday music and Captain Santa.City: Annapolis
Annmarie Garden In Lights6pm-9pmVisual Arts, Nature & Outdoor Take a magical tour through the glittering woods. As you stroll, you will be transported to a fantastical place of spectacular lights & amazing "light sculptures." Enjoy music, food & ornament showCity: Dowell

December 25, 2017

Small Wonders 6x6 Holiday Art Show & Fundraiser11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council has been collecting 6"x 6" artwork from community members of varying capacities and ages. Proceeds from the show benefit Allegany Arts Council's Childrens Programming. City: Cumberland
Artists' Boutique11am-3pmVisual Arts Fiber art creations, unique ornaments, and other quality crafts for sale, all made by local artisans. Perfect for original holiday gifts.City: Laurel
Jolly Express Cruise6, 7, 8pmNature & Outdoor, Ongoing It's a Spa Creek sleigh ride. Miss Anne is decked out as a reindeer for this festive holiday cruise. Includes hot cocoa, holiday music and Captain Santa.City: Annapolis
Annmarie Garden In Lights6pm-9pmVisual Arts, Nature & Outdoor Take a magical tour through the glittering woods. As you stroll, you will be transported to a fantastical place of spectacular lights & amazing "light sculptures." Enjoy music, food & ornament showCity: Dowell
Holiday Market - Cumberland11am-5pmVisual Arts Local artists' art and handmade items will be on sale in our Saville & Schwab Galleries November 24 and ending December 29. The market kicks off with the downtown Cumberland Tree Lighting.City: Cumberland

December 26, 2017

Small Wonders 6x6 Holiday Art Show & Fundraiser11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council has been collecting 6"x 6" artwork from community members of varying capacities and ages. Proceeds from the show benefit Allegany Arts Council's Childrens Programming. City: Cumberland
Artists' Boutique11am-3pmVisual Arts Fiber art creations, unique ornaments, and other quality crafts for sale, all made by local artisans. Perfect for original holiday gifts.City: Laurel
Jolly Express Cruise6, 7, 8pmNature & Outdoor, Ongoing It's a Spa Creek sleigh ride. Miss Anne is decked out as a reindeer for this festive holiday cruise. Includes hot cocoa, holiday music and Captain Santa.City: Annapolis
Annmarie Garden In Lights6pm-9pmVisual Arts, Nature & Outdoor Take a magical tour through the glittering woods. As you stroll, you will be transported to a fantastical place of spectacular lights & amazing "light sculptures." Enjoy music, food & ornament showCity: Dowell
Holiday Market - Cumberland11am-5pmVisual Arts Local artists' art and handmade items will be on sale in our Saville & Schwab Galleries November 24 and ending December 29. The market kicks off with the downtown Cumberland Tree Lighting.City: Cumberland

December 27, 2017

Stephen Kellogg8pmPerforming Arts With his Americana-tinged, sometimes folk, often rock, occasionally pop stylings, Kellogg is hard to define. His most recent four part album “South, West, North, East” embraces that notion of genre...City: Annapolis
Small Wonders 6x6 Holiday Art Show & Fundraiser11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council has been collecting 6"x 6" artwork from community members of varying capacities and ages. Proceeds from the show benefit Allegany Arts Council's Childrens Programming. City: Cumberland
Artists' Boutique11am-3pmVisual Arts Fiber art creations, unique ornaments, and other quality crafts for sale, all made by local artisans. Perfect for original holiday gifts.City: Laurel
Jolly Express Cruise6, 7, 8pmNature & Outdoor, Ongoing It's a Spa Creek sleigh ride. Miss Anne is decked out as a reindeer for this festive holiday cruise. Includes hot cocoa, holiday music and Captain Santa.City: Annapolis
Annmarie Garden In Lights6pm-9pmVisual Arts, Nature & Outdoor Take a magical tour through the glittering woods. As you stroll, you will be transported to a fantastical place of spectacular lights & amazing "light sculptures." Enjoy music, food & ornament showCity: Dowell

December 28, 2017

The Morrison Brothers Band with Jackson Dean8pmPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous With the recent release of their new single “Loud Love,” The Morrison Brothers Band has found not only its footing in Music City, but a truly unique sonic fingerprint years in the making.City: Annapolis
Small Wonders 6x6 Holiday Art Show & Fundraiser11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council has been collecting 6"x 6" artwork from community members of varying capacities and ages. Proceeds from the show benefit Allegany Arts Council's Childrens Programming. City: Cumberland
Artists' Boutique11am-3pmVisual Arts Fiber art creations, unique ornaments, and other quality crafts for sale, all made by local artisans. Perfect for original holiday gifts.City: Laurel
Jolly Express Cruise6, 7, 8pmNature & Outdoor, Ongoing It's a Spa Creek sleigh ride. Miss Anne is decked out as a reindeer for this festive holiday cruise. Includes hot cocoa, holiday music and Captain Santa.City: Annapolis
Annmarie Garden In Lights6pm-9pmVisual Arts, Nature & Outdoor Take a magical tour through the glittering woods. As you stroll, you will be transported to a fantastical place of spectacular lights & amazing "light sculptures." Enjoy music, food & ornament showCity: Dowell

December 29, 2017

Riversdale By Candlelight6-9pmHistory & Heritage Residents from Riversdale’s past welcome guests to the candlelit museums for tours, refreshments, live music, and children’s activities. Fee: $5 adult; FREE children 12 & under with a paid admission.City: Riverdale Park
Small Wonders 6x6 Holiday Art Show & Fundraiser11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council has been collecting 6"x 6" artwork from community members of varying capacities and ages. Proceeds from the show benefit Allegany Arts Council's Childrens Programming. City: Cumberland
Artists' Boutique11am-3pmVisual Arts Fiber art creations, unique ornaments, and other quality crafts for sale, all made by local artisans. Perfect for original holiday gifts.City: Laurel
Jolly Express Cruise6, 7, 8pmNature & Outdoor, Ongoing It's a Spa Creek sleigh ride. Miss Anne is decked out as a reindeer for this festive holiday cruise. Includes hot cocoa, holiday music and Captain Santa.City: Annapolis
Annmarie Garden In Lights6pm-9pmVisual Arts, Nature & Outdoor Take a magical tour through the glittering woods. As you stroll, you will be transported to a fantastical place of spectacular lights & amazing "light sculptures." Enjoy music, food & ornament showCity: Dowell

December 30, 2017

Seldom Scene8pmPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous They play bluegrass a little differently. Through skilled musicianship and an urban approach, Seldom Scene has become one of the most influential - if not the most influential - bluegrass band of...City: Annapolis
Small Wonders 6x6 Holiday Art Show & Fundraiser11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council has been collecting 6"x 6" artwork from community members of varying capacities and ages. Proceeds from the show benefit Allegany Arts Council's Childrens Programming. City: Cumberland
Jolly Express Cruise6, 7, 8pmNature & Outdoor, Ongoing It's a Spa Creek sleigh ride. Miss Anne is decked out as a reindeer for this festive holiday cruise. Includes hot cocoa, holiday music and Captain Santa.City: Annapolis
Annmarie Garden In Lights6pm-9pmVisual Arts, Nature & Outdoor Take a magical tour through the glittering woods. As you stroll, you will be transported to a fantastical place of spectacular lights & amazing "light sculptures." Enjoy music, food & ornament showCity: Dowell
Miracle on 34th StreetPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, History & Heritage Inflatable snowglobes, musical trains and blinking angels adorn homes. A few even allow visitors to peek inside. Lights are on every night from Thanksgiving weekend to January 1, including Christmas...City: Baltimore

December 31, 2017

New Year's Eve in Ocean City7pm-12amPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous As part of our Winterfest celebration, join us to ring in the New Year with a firework display at Northside Park at Midnight. Live entertainment.City: Ocean City
New Year's Eve Ballroom Dinner Dance7pm-2amPerforming Arts, Food & Drink Ballroom Dancing and Fine Dining to Welcome the New Year. Music by Steve Ferrara with showcase performances. City: Silver Spring
New Year's Eve Party - Rams Head Dockside9pmFood & Drink Live music, drink specials, toast at midnight. As always, there is no cover to join the party and we’ll be celebrating all night long!City: Glen Burnie
New Year's Eve Party - Rams Head Roadhouse9pmFood & Drink Live music, drink specials, toast at midnight.City: Annapolis
New Year's Eve Party-Rams Head Tavern Savage Mill9pmFood & Drink Live music by DJ Rut, drink specials, and toast at midnightCity: Savage