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November 14, 2018

Sesame Street Live!10:30am-12:30pm, 6-8pmPerforming Arts Jump to the beat with your friends on Sesame Street! Join the fun with an interactive show that unfolds on one of the world’s most famous streets at the funniest, furriest party in the neighborhood....City: Salisbury
Music in a Time of War7:30-9:30pmPerforming Arts Alexander Fiterstein, clarinet; Elena Urioste, violin; Nicholas Canellakis, cello; and Michael Brown, piano, will present works by Mieczyslaw Weinberg and Olivier Messiaen.City: Baltimore
Sprout Film & Art Festival5-8pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals Highlights the many talents of people with differing abilities, as well as professional artists in our community. Enjoy an art gallery that includes work from professional and aspiring artists and...City: Belcamp
Christmas Thyme at Sycamore Heights Farmhouse Craft Show10am-5pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals Enjoy a variety of handmade goods by crafters in the tri-state area such as candles, country, early American, primitives, folk art, jewelry, Christmas and everyday décor. Needful things for everyone...City: Hagerstown
Arts by the Bay Gallery Joins Best Kept Secrets' Harvest Highlights Tour10am-5pmVisual Arts, Food & Drink Arts by the Bay Gallery is part of the Harvest Highlights Tour, also know as the best kept secrets tour of diverse businesses offering treats, demos and discounts. Visit thebarns, log cabins,...City: Havre de Grace

November 15, 2018

N. Scott Momaday - Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novelist & Native American Scholar8:15pmHistory & Heritage, Literary Arts, Multicultural The Office of the President presents Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist, Native American scholar and poet N. Scott Momaday. The event is co-sponsored by the VOICES Reading Series and the Theater, Film,...City: St. Mary's City
Make Night - Japanese Style Papermaking6:30-7:30pmVisual Arts Instructor Ben Iluzada of 2 Step Press will instruct attendees in the practice of Japanese papermaking, or nagashizuki, using traditional plant fibers to create their own finished paper.City: Baltimore
CES at Frostburg State University presents 1st Project7:30pmPerforming Arts, Multicultural The youthful South African performers of 1st Project deliver a high-octane performance of heart-pounding percussion.City: Frostburg
Copland Symphony No. 38-10pmPerforming Arts Aaron Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man is featured prominently in the finale of his Third Symphony. Composer Andrew Norman's Gran Turismo, inspired by the Italian car-racing video game, is a...City: Baltimore
Copland Symphony No. 3 - Meyerhoff8-10pmPerforming Arts Aaron Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man is featured prominently in the finale of his Third Symphony. Composer Andrew Norman's Gran Turismo, inspired by the Italian car-racing video game, is a...City: Baltimore

November 16, 2018

Sebastian Maniscalco7-9pmPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous The comedian, actor, and best-selling author Sebastian Maniscalco is giving a concert in our city as a part of his Stay Hungry 2018 Tour.City: Baltimore
Maryland Folk Festival - Frederick7:30pmPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals Frederick is proud to host the 2018 Maryland Folk Festival featuring Folk Music legend Tom Paxton.City: Frederick
Susan Werner8pmPerforming Arts Susan Werner composes songs that effortlessly slide between folk, jazz, and pop—all delivered with sassy wit and classic Midwestern charm. Werner brings engaging authenticity to the stage as she...City: North Bethesda
BSO Presents Off The Cuff: Copland Symphony No. 3 - Strathmore8:15-9:45pmPerforming Arts Marin Alsop explores Copland's Third Symphony, featuring his famous Fanfare for the Common Man. This grand victory symphony, summing up the American experience of World War II, was written for the...City: North Bethesda
Sleeping Beauty10:15-11am, 12N-12:45pmPerforming Arts This musical adaptation, from Virginia Rep on Tour, of the original story by Charles Perrault follows the plot of the traditional fairy tale but adds delightful surprises and comic situations....City: Hyattsville

November 17, 2018

Omer String Quartet Candlelight Recital in the Historic St. Louis Chapel7:30-9pmPerforming Arts, History & Heritage The prize-winning, internationally recognized Omer Quartet, comprised of young violinists, violist and cellist, performs Haydn and Debussy during a Candlelight Concert in the 1889 St. Louis Chapel....City: Clarksville
Drunk Shakespeare: Part ii!8-11pmPerforming Arts, Literary Arts We present the bard on a new level: actors present fully rehearsed scenes, but they’ll be totally housed. Enjoy a brief, beer-addled history of the Bard, before our drunken rogues take the stage. We...City: Baltimore
Scout and Family Day at the Beyond Needleart Exhibit10am-12NVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Miscellaneous Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts and families are invited to do fiber art activities, also visit our current exhibit, Beyond Needleart, and shop at the Artists' Boutique.City: Laurel
Cipolla Rossa Pizza Truck12pm-5pmPerforming Arts, Food & Drink Cipolla Rossa Wood Fired Pizza is a Maryland based mobile wood-fired pizza company serving delicious brick oven Neapolitan style pizza that is made by hand using only the freshest ingredients...City: Thurmont
Peabody Studio Orchestra Performs Prokofiev & Accompanies Chaplin Film7:30-9:30pmPerforming Arts The Peabody Studio Orchestra will perform a piece by Prokofiev and then accompany Charlie Chaplin's 1918 film, "A Dog's Life." This concert will be conducted by Nicholas Hersch.City: Baltimore

November 18, 2018

Masterworks Chorale - Te Deum3-5pmPerforming Arts Masterworks Chorale presents Te Deum at McDaniel College’s (Big) Baker Chapel. The concert features Justine Koontz’s Te Deum and works by Handel and Britten.City: Westminster
BSO Presents Copland Symphony No. 33-5pmPerforming Arts Aaron Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man is featured prominently in the finale of his Third Symphony. Composer Andrew Norman's Gran Turismo, inspired by the Italian car-racing video game, is a...City: North Bethesda
To Sing to the Lute at Saville Gallery4-5:30pmPerforming Arts, History & Heritage, Literary Arts Featuring soprano Rebecca Beasley, along with lutenist Lyle Nordstrom, in performances of music of Robert Johnson, composer for works of William Shakespeare, in addition to repertory ranging from the...City: Cumberland
Classical Recital Series - Stephanie Ng3-4:30pmPerforming Arts San Francisco Area native Stephanie Ng began her piano studies at age five and has since been the top solo prizewinner in numerous competitions.City: Laurel
Louie Anderson7pmPerforming Arts The iconic comedian delivers his inimitable brand of humor and warmth.City: Frederick

November 19, 2018

Maryland Christmas Show in FrederickVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Nothing brings back the yuletide spirit quite like the Maryland Christmas Show. Visitors from near and far discover the joys of shopping at Maryland's premier Christmas event in historic Frederick....City: Frederick
Tidewater Players present - A Christmas Story-The MusicalVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous Based on the motion picture - A Christmas Story distributed by Warner Bros., written by Jean Shepherd, Leigh Brown and Bob Clark, and upon In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash written by Jean...City: Havre de Grace
The Art of AbstractionVisual Arts Some of the greatest art comes from those working outside the box. Take a look at abstract art that uses a visual language of shape, form, color and line to create compositions that depart from the...City: Columbia
Working Artist Forum Pre-Holiday ShowVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Working Artists Forum Members will exhibit their art at the Salisbury Art Space during the month of November. All art will be for sale. Public is invited to a reception November 16 from 5-8pm.City: Salisbury
Beyond Needleart ExhibitVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Opening Reception, Saturday, November 10, 5-7 pm – free admission (for reception only). Now in its third year, Beyond Needleart displays the fiber art of local artists.City: Laurel

November 20, 2018

Maryland Winds - A World of Adventure7:30-9:30pmPerforming Arts Feeling adventurous? Come take a rollicking trip with us. Maryland Winds is a new ensemble of professional musicians in the greater Baltimore–DC area who are current or past performers with major...City: Columbia
Maryland Christmas Show in FrederickVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Nothing brings back the yuletide spirit quite like the Maryland Christmas Show. Visitors from near and far discover the joys of shopping at Maryland's premier Christmas event in historic Frederick....City: Frederick
Tidewater Players present - A Christmas Story-The MusicalVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous Based on the motion picture - A Christmas Story distributed by Warner Bros., written by Jean Shepherd, Leigh Brown and Bob Clark, and upon In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash written by Jean...City: Havre de Grace
Working Artist Forum Pre-Holiday ShowVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Working Artists Forum Members will exhibit their art at the Salisbury Art Space during the month of November. All art will be for sale. Public is invited to a reception November 16 from 5-8pm.City: Salisbury
The Art of AbstractionVisual Arts Some of the greatest art comes from those working outside the box. Take a look at abstract art that uses a visual language of shape, form, color and line to create compositions that depart from the...City: Columbia

November 21, 2018

Maryland Christmas Show in FrederickVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Nothing brings back the yuletide spirit quite like the Maryland Christmas Show. Visitors from near and far discover the joys of shopping at Maryland's premier Christmas event in historic Frederick....City: Frederick
Tidewater Players present - A Christmas Story-The MusicalVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous Based on the motion picture - A Christmas Story distributed by Warner Bros., written by Jean Shepherd, Leigh Brown and Bob Clark, and upon In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash written by Jean...City: Havre de Grace
The Art of AbstractionVisual Arts Some of the greatest art comes from those working outside the box. Take a look at abstract art that uses a visual language of shape, form, color and line to create compositions that depart from the...City: Columbia
Working Artist Forum Pre-Holiday ShowVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Working Artists Forum Members will exhibit their art at the Salisbury Art Space during the month of November. All art will be for sale. Public is invited to a reception November 16 from 5-8pm.City: Salisbury
Beyond Needleart ExhibitVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Opening Reception, Saturday, November 10, 5-7 pm – free admission (for reception only). Now in its third year, Beyond Needleart displays the fiber art of local artists.City: Laurel

November 22, 2018

Maryland Christmas Show in FrederickVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Nothing brings back the yuletide spirit quite like the Maryland Christmas Show. Visitors from near and far discover the joys of shopping at Maryland's premier Christmas event in historic Frederick....City: Frederick
Tidewater Players present - A Christmas Story-The MusicalVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous Based on the motion picture - A Christmas Story distributed by Warner Bros., written by Jean Shepherd, Leigh Brown and Bob Clark, and upon In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash written by Jean...City: Havre de Grace
The Art of AbstractionVisual Arts Some of the greatest art comes from those working outside the box. Take a look at abstract art that uses a visual language of shape, form, color and line to create compositions that depart from the...City: Columbia
Working Artist Forum Pre-Holiday ShowVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Working Artists Forum Members will exhibit their art at the Salisbury Art Space during the month of November. All art will be for sale. Public is invited to a reception November 16 from 5-8pm.City: Salisbury
Beyond Needleart ExhibitVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Opening Reception, Saturday, November 10, 5-7 pm – free admission (for reception only). Now in its third year, Beyond Needleart displays the fiber art of local artists.City: Laurel

November 23, 2018

Berlin Tree Lighting and Holiday Open House5:30-9pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts Annual tree lighting, music, ice sculptor, stroll business for holiday sales. The annual tree lighting takes place at the historic Atlantic Hotel. City: Berlin
Frosty Friday8am-9pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink Kick off your holiday season in Downtown Frederick. Shops & eateries open early and stay open late. Horse-drawn carriage rides and caroling. Free trolley and free parking.City: Frederick
Christmas on the Square & Annual Christmas Tree Lighting5-9pmFairs & Festivals, Nature & Outdoor, Miscellaneous Sleigh and fire truck rides, holiday music, live nativity, tree lighting and visit from Santa, all in historic downtown Leonardtown.City: Leonardtown
Lightwire Theater: A Very Electric Christmas1pm, 5pmPerforming Arts Dancing toy soldiers, caroling worms and performing poinsettias light up the stage in “A Very Electric Christmas.”City: Frederick
Black Friday: Fine Arts and Crafts Holiday Show10am-5pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Our eleven artist residents and many local community artists will be displaying their unique, handcrafted items for sale. You are surely to leave with a gift that's one-of-a-kind.City: Sandy Spring

November 24, 2018

Black Masala - Dance Your Brass Off at Motor House8-11pmPerforming Arts You want to have a good time? You need brass. This is what DC’s Black Masala blasts to the world, harnessing all the good times sunk in the Romany, second-line, bhangra, and funk horn parts that...City: Baltimore
Weinberg WinterFest3pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts Join us for this beloved Weinberg Center tradition! Enjoy a caroling sing-along featuring live accompaniment on the mighty Wurlitzer organ, a viewing of the silent film “Soup to Nuts,” and a visit...City: Frederick
Frederick's Tuba Christmas12NPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous The popular tuba comrades of Frederick return with a variety of brassy Christmas hits, delighting audiences of all ages in an annual Weinberg Center tradition. Cash or Canned food donations accepted.City: Frederick
Tuba Christmas12NPerforming Arts The popular tuba comrades of Frederick return with a variety of brassy Christmas hits, delighting audiences of all ages in an annual Weinberg Center tradition!City: Frederick
Holiday Shoppers Fair - Ocean CityVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Explore the perfect event for holiday shopping. You will find unique handmade merchandise, nautical items, candles, photography, florals, jewelry and ceramics: great gift...City: Ocean City

November 25, 2018

Straight No Chaser7:30-9:30pmPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous Famous A capella group Straight No Chaser visits our city to give a concer.! Guys' latest studio album "I'll Have Another...Christmas Album" was released in 2016.City: Baltimore
The Sicilian Tenors3pmPerforming Arts The Sicilian Tenors take the audience on a romantic journey from Hollywood to Broadway, Italy, and beyond.City: Frederick
Museum Store Sunday at St. Clement’s Island Museum and Piney Point Lighthouse Museum & Historic Park12N-4pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Miscellaneous The Friends of St. Clement’s Island and Piney Point Museum Stores join over 700 Museum Stores to offer relaxing, inspired shopping inside your favorite museums. From books to jewelry to children’s...City: Coltons Point
Home Free - A Country Christmas8pmPerforming Arts Since being crowned NBC’s The Sing-Off victors in 2013, Home Free has made their mark on the music scene. The country vocal quintet brings their high-energy show of Nashville standards and country-...City: North Bethesda
Piney Point Lighthouse Museum Holiday Open House12N-4pmHistory & Heritage, Miscellaneous Enjoy the opening of the holiday exhibit inside the museum and keeper's quarters. Get a jump on your holiday shopping inside the Museum Store. Buddy the Elf reads children’s holiday stories. Take...City: Piney Point

November 26, 2018

Carroll Singers Presents “What Sweeter Music”7:30-9pmPerforming Arts A choral concert with instrumental accompaniment of familiar and not so familiar Christmas music with an international flare. Tickets available at The Arts Center, Coffey Music, Menchey Music, and...City: Westminster
Festival of Wreaths - Carroll County ArtsVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous More than 150 unique decorated theme wreaths are up for the (silent) auction. Come and see amazing creativity on display. Vote for your favorite and place a bid. Join this holiday tradition as it...City: Westminster
A Christmas Story at the Arts BarnVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts Wanting only a BB gun, young Ralph's Christmas happiness is thwarted at every turn by adults concerned that "he'll shoot his eye out." Based on the Jean Shepherd movie of the same name. Recommended...City: Gaithersburg
Tidewater Players present - A Christmas Story-The MusicalVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous Based on the motion picture - A Christmas Story distributed by Warner Bros., written by Jean Shepherd, Leigh Brown and Bob Clark, and upon In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash written by Jean...City: Havre de Grace
Working Artist Forum Pre-Holiday ShowVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Working Artists Forum Members will exhibit their art at the Salisbury Art Space during the month of November. All art will be for sale. Public is invited to a reception November 16 from 5-8pm.City: Salisbury

November 27, 2018

Peabody Conductors' Orchestra Present Brahms7:30-9:30pmPerforming Arts Peabody student conductors Alex Amsel, Hilo Carriel, Julie Desbordes, Jonathan Rush, and Isaiah Shim conduct an all Brahms concert.City: Baltimore
Carroll Singers Presents “What Sweeter Music”7:30-9pmPerforming Arts A choral concert with instrumental accompaniment of familiar and not so familiar Christmas music with an international flare. Tickets available at The Arts Center, Coffey Music, Menchey Music, and...City: Westminster
Festival of Wreaths - Carroll County ArtsVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous More than 150 unique decorated theme wreaths are up for the (silent) auction. Come and see amazing creativity on display. Vote for your favorite and place a bid. Join this holiday tradition as it...City: Westminster
A Christmas Story at the Arts BarnVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts Wanting only a BB gun, young Ralph's Christmas happiness is thwarted at every turn by adults concerned that "he'll shoot his eye out." Based on the Jean Shepherd movie of the same name. Recommended...City: Gaithersburg
Tidewater Players present - A Christmas Story-The MusicalVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous Based on the motion picture - A Christmas Story distributed by Warner Bros., written by Jean Shepherd, Leigh Brown and Bob Clark, and upon In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash written by Jean...City: Havre de Grace

November 28, 2018

Flying Dog Film Series - Raiders of the Lost Ark7:30pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones must find the Ark of the Covenant before Hitler's Nazis can obtain its awesome powers. Happy Hour begins at 6:30 PM. Rated PG, 1981.City: Frederick
Peabody Jazz Combo Series with Sean Jones, Director7:30-9:30pmPerforming Arts The Peabody Jazz Combo Series is directed by Sean Jones, Richard and Elizabeth Case Chair in Jazz Studies.City: Baltimore
Wytold: The Science of Sound10:15-11am, 12N-12:45pmPerforming Arts Electric cellist-composer Wytold blends classical techniques with live looping to create interactive musical adventures featuring inventive remixes and original works. Students interact to create a...City: Hyattsville
Holiday Art Competition - Frederick5:30pmVisual Arts, Food & Drink, History & Heritage Pick your favorite depiction of Holidays in Frederick at this juried art competition featuring the $100 Barbara Maghan People’s Choice award and $1000 First Place Prize. Photo by Bill Adkins.City: Frederick
Festival of Wreaths - Carroll County ArtsVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous More than 150 unique decorated theme wreaths are up for the (silent) auction. Come and see amazing creativity on display. Vote for your favorite and place a bid. Join this holiday tradition as it...City: Westminster

November 29, 2018

Scents & Sweets Competition and Auction5:30-7:30pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Let the gingerbread structures and floral arrangements at this year’s Scents & Sweets competition inspire you. Visitors can bid throughout the evening for these special creations.City: Frederick
Peabody Jazz Ensemble - Directed by Sean Jones7:30-9:30pmPerforming Arts The Peabody Jazz Ensemble is directed by Sean Jones, Richard and Elizabeth Case Chair in Jazz Studies.City: Baltimore
Fresh AIR8pmPerforming Arts Join the AIR class of 2019 for their debut concert at AMP. All 6 class members and their mentors take the stage for an unforgettable evening of cross-genre collaboration featuring the stars of...City: North Bethesda
David Crosby and Friends8pmPerforming Arts Two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and co-founder of the Byrds and Crosby, Stills & NashCity: Frederick
Howard County Arts Council's Open House & Holiday Sale5:30-8:30pmVisual Arts Shop local and support community artists and artisans as you choose from a wide variety of unique and affordable art and handcrafted items at our annual Open House & Holiday Sale.City: Ellicott City

November 30, 2018

Mistletoe & Moonlight Makers Mart6-9pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Nature & Outdoor Peruse items by local artisans including organic, minimal-ingredient soaps and lotions, nature-inspired artwork and photographs, and hand-crafted jewelry. Explore science, space and nature-themed...City: Columbia
Hagerstown City Park Tree Lighting6-9pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, History & Heritage Christmas tree and decorations are illuminated on the lake. Frosty the Snowman and Santa appear. Enjoy refreshments, music, hayrides. Visit Hager House, Museum of Fine Arts, and Mansion House...City: Hagerstown
Henry Purcell: The Fairy Queen & Dido and Aeneas7:30-10pmPerforming Arts The Peabody Chamber Opera presents this double bill of Henry Purcell's most famous works in conjunction with the Historical Performance Department. http://www.theatreproject.org/dido-and-aeneas-...City: Baltimore
A Winter JubileeVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts The Choral Arts Society and FCC Choir kick off the first of three 75th Anniversary concerts with A Winter Jubilee; featuring favorites from past seasons as well as works by Ola Gjeilo, Mack Wilberg...City: Frederick
Countryside Artisans Tour - Holiday Season10am-5pmVisual Arts, Miscellaneous Perfect timing for holiday shopping. The museum’s resident artists are part of this rural artist studio tour. Visit as many studios as you like during this seasonal open house.City: Sandy Spring