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Wednesday, December 9, 2020

The Nutcracker at The Maryland TheatrePerforming Arts, Visual Arts Experience the magic of ballet this holiday season as you join Clara on her enchanted journey to the land of sweets! Set to Tchaikovsky's stunning...
5:30-9pmx - duplicate - delete - The Nutcracker at The Maryland TheatrePerforming Arts Experience the magic of ballet this holiday season as you join Clara on her enchanted journey to the land of sweets! Set to Tchaikovsky's stunning...
10-11:30amToddler Time with SantaFairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous Santa will join children and families for a fun holiday craft and reading of one of his favorite books, The Polar Express! Then, Santa will lead...

Monthly events occurring on this date

Annual Ornament Show & SalevariesVisual Arts, Miscellaneous Unique and affordable ornaments by regional artists are beautifully hung on trees displayed in the main gallery of the arts building. Some dates coincide with the very popular Garden of Lights and...City: Solomons
Annmarie Garden In Lights5-9pmVisual Arts, Nature & Outdoor Take a magical tour through the glittering woods. As you stroll, you will journey through a fantastical place of spectacular lights...City: Solomons
Holiday Gift Show and Art Exhibition - RiverArtsVisual Arts The Annual RiverArts Show features works for sale by members of the RiverArts community inspired by the holiday season. This year’s show will be familiar, yet different, with ways to view and buy...City: Chestertown
Carillon Recitals12:30-1pmPerforming Arts, History & Heritage Monthly on 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th Sundays, city Carillonneur John Widmann plays the 49-bell carillon mechanically using both hands and feet. Relax on the lawn of Baker Park and let the music soothe...City: Frederick
Spencer Finch - Moon Dust10am-5pmVisual Arts Spencer Finch’s impressive light installation Moon Dust (Apollo 17), first presented at the 2009 Venice Biennale, will illuminate the BMA’s majestic Fox Court for the next seven years.City: Baltimore
Holiday Midnight Madness Shopping In AnnapolisVaries depending on dayFairs & Festivals, Food & Drink, Shopping Lights, garland, action! Historic Annapolis' shops throw open their doors to small groups! Hours starts earlier this year to help stagger customers. Or visit the website if you prefer your madness...City: Annapolis
Lights on the Bay - Sandy Point State Park5-10pmVisual Arts, Nature & Outdoor, Miscellaneous This spectacular drive-through holiday lights show beside the Chesapeake Bay features more than 70 animated and stationary holiday and children’s displays, traditional Maryland-themed favorites....City: Annapolis
Mickalene Thomas: A Moment's Pleasure10am-5pmVisual Arts, Celebrating Women The BMA’s commission is the artist’s most ambitious project to date, completely transforming the museum’s two-floor East Lobby and second-floor terrace into a living room for Baltimore.City: Baltimore
Baltimore Christmas VillageVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink Christmas Village in Baltimore will transform West Shore Park at Baltimore’s Inner Harbor into an authentic German Christmas market. Over 50 local and international vendors will offer their unique...City: Baltimore
Fine Arts and Crafts Holiday Gift Show at Sandy Spring MuseumVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals The annual Fine Arts & Crafts Holiday Gift Show features handmade jewelry, quilts, pottery, and other fine arts and crafts.City: Sandy Spring
Open Modern Dance Classes in St. Michaels10:30am-12NPerforming Arts, Ongoing, Miscellaneous Continuum Dance will offer monthly open modern dance classes in collaboration with the Perkins Family YMCA on the second Saturday of each month. These classes are a great opportunity for individuals...City: St. Michaels
The Hutzler's Experience: How a Small Dry Goods Store Became a Maryland InstitutionVaries depending on dayHistory & Heritage The exhibition recalls what was an all-day experience for customers when they visited Hutzler’s, displaying products, behind-the scenes video, ephemera, employee uniforms...City: Baltimore
Esther and the Dream of One Loving Human Family10am-5pmVisual Arts, Celebrating Women, History & Heritage Featuring Esther Krinitz's Holocaust survival story exquisitely told through 36 hand-embroidered works, this exhibition pays tribute to humanity's long history, past and current, of unjustly...City: Baltimore
SHAN Wallace: 410Visual Arts, Celebrating Women Baltimore-born artist SHAN Wallace’s exhibition is, in the photographer’s words, a love letter to the beauty, complexity, and resilience of her hometown.City: Baltimore
Artists’ Boutique at Montpelier Mansion11am-4pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, History & Heritage Featuring original, locally made jewelry, clothing, accessories and ornaments. Find unique holiday gifts.City: Laurel
Willard & Wood - Magic, Mind Reading, and the Impossible8pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Ongoing Willard messes with your mind. Wood collects the impossible. Together, they deliver a not-to-be-missed evening of magic and laughs! Now in their fifth season of presenting the impossible!City: Baltimore
Asia North 2020: Tradition-Memory-Transformation11amVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Multicultural In this online exhibition, twenty-five regional Asian and Asian American artists express, illustrate, and address the fusion of cultures, drawing from traditional art forms, memories of homeland, and...City: Baltimore
BMA Screening Room - Virtual12M-12MVisual Arts Watch short films and videos created by some of your favorite Baltimore-based artists and discover the work of local visionaries like Erick Antonio Benitez, Nicoletta Daríta de la Brown, Nia Hampton...City: Baltimore
BMA Salon - VIRTUAL12M-12MVisual Arts The BMA invited several Baltimore-based galleries and collectives to curate digital exhibitions at Galerie Myrtis, Creative Alliance, ICA Baltimore, and Current Space, among...City: Baltimore
Pandemic Postcard Project & Gallery Show10am-5pmVisual Arts, Miscellaneous Annmarie Sculpture Garden...City: Solomons
Laugh Riot at Home-Live Standup Comedy via Zoom Online8-9:30pmPerforming Arts Virtual version of our Bethesda, MD “Laugh Riot at Positano” Saturday show Live Standup Comedy Show Featuring local DC-MD-VA comedians.City: Rockville
Exhibition - Jack Livingston: Falling Off the Edge of NebraskaVisual Arts Livingston, MFA Candidate, blends fact and fiction in this large-scale multi-media installation to present a fractured memoir that draws on the mythic American West and the counter-culture experience...City: Towson
Phaan Howng: A Bag of Rocks for a Bag of Rice12MVisual Arts, Miscellaneous Exquisitely disposed rocks and trees and vegetation. The promise of an inspired space of meditation and detachment. Such is the Westernized image of the Chinese and Japanese garden. Yet such...City: Brooklandville
Virtual Mystery - Catch a Killer from your Couch8-10pmPerforming Arts Search for clues, interrogate suspects and solve a whodunnit. You could even be accused of the crime! Yes, you could proclaim your innocence and throw blame on others. "Catch a Killer" online....City: Sykesville
Annual Community Art Show: The Best Local Art of 2020Varies depending on dayPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Ongoing Juried Community Exhibit w/cash prizes! Dec 3, 2020 through Jan 5, 2021. Gallery hours: Tuesdays - Fridays, 11am-5pm & Saturdays 10am-4pm.City: Hagerstown
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Introduces BSO Sessions8pmPerforming Arts The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra introduces BSO Sessions – a new digital concert series that follows the BSO’s journey in bringing inspirational works of orchestral repertoire to life as its...City: Baltimore
Paint It! Ellicott City 2020 Juried ExhibitionVaries depending on dayVisual Arts An exhibit featuring artwork created by juried artists during Paint It!, an annual plein air paint-out in Historic Ellicott City, Maryland. Exhibit dates: October 22 - December 12. Gallery hours:...City: Ellicott City
SURREAL - Exhibition with VIRTUAL & LIVE OPENINGVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Y:ART Gallery is pleased to present SURREAL: an exhibition that explores personal interpretations of surrealism by artists - Daniel Stuelpnagel, Richard Hagerty and Cindy Mehr. The show will be on...City: Baltimore
What is WATT?Varies depending on dayVisual Arts Artist Sizhu Li transforms the gallery space into an immersive, kinetic installation composed of aluminum sheets, wood, fans, and light bulbs. Exhibit dates: October 22 - December 12. Gallery hours:...City: Ellicott City
A Very Merry Member Show & Holiday Market11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council is the perfect place to shop for original artistic creations and hand-made items for those on your gift list during the Member Show & Holiday Market.City: Cumberland
Blown Glass Ornament Class and/or Holiday ShoppingVisual Arts, Miscellaneous Each person in class will create a blown glass ornament from molten glass. Participants choose the color they would like and assist in the process. Also visit the store for inspiration and unique...City: Berlin
MICAMade MarketplaceVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) presents MICAMade Marketplace, an online marketplace for Maryland Institute College of Art's vibrant and dynamic community of students, staff, faculty, and...City: Baltimore
Open Days Allegany Museum1-4pmHistory & Heritage, Miscellaneous Allegany Museum curates, exhibits, and communicates the geographic, cultural, and commercial heritage of the Allegany area, part of the Appalachia region, including Western Maryland, north-eastern...City: Cumberland
Ending 2020 - Art Exhibit at Gallery B12N-4pmVisual Arts “Ending 2020” will feature paintings by Judy and Sara, who are both Studio B artists, from November 6 – December 19, 2020.City: Bethesda
A FRESH PERSPECTIVE Virtual Art Show & Sale12:30am-11:30pmVisual Arts A Fresh Perspective is a stunning online gallery of 80+ fine original 2-D and 3-D works by Maryland artists - painting, drawing, pen-and-ink, mixed media, print-making, photography, jewelry, fiber...City: Germantown
Miracle at Lib's Grill of Perry HallFood & Drink, Ongoing Holiday Christmas Pop Up, offering professionally developed cocktails, with fun festive events, in a decorated restaurant, with holiday music.City: Perry Hall
Merriweather Symphony of Lights Drive Through5-10pmFairs & Festivals, Ongoing, Miscellaneous Made up of more than 300,000 bulbs, this family-oriented spectacular is a dazzling display of animated and stationary holiday light creations. This year, drive through starts Nov 27 (or walk through...City: Columbia
Exhibit: The Last Eight Months - Seven ArtistsVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Miscellaneous The Liriodendron Mansion is excited to host an exhibition featuring 50 pieces created during a time of global pandemic, great social unrest, and political upheaval. Exhibit on view during Open House...City: Bel Air
Festival of Trains: Department Store Edition - Queen Anne's Railroad Society11am-4pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, History & Heritage Inspired by the department stores of yesteryear, the Festival of Trains: Department Store Edition, is an outside event where model train layouts will be visible through 100 feet of windows. Social...City: Chester
A Very Merry Member Show & Holiday Market - Goes Digital11am-5pmVisual Arts The Allegany Arts Council is the perfect place to shop for original artistic creations and hand-made items for those on your gift list during the Member Show & Holiday Market.City: Cumberland
Gallery 57 West Holiday GiveawayVisual Arts Each day Dec 1st – 24th a gift donated by a Gallery 57 artist valued up to $50 will be given away. Entry Dates now - Dec 24th. To enter, make a purchase at the Gallery, sign the guest book and tag...City: Annapolis
A Christmas Carol - Annapolis Shakespeare CompanyVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts Enjoy an in-person performance of Annapolis Shakespeare Company’s original Helen Hayes Award-recommended production of the classic holiday story. A virtual option is also available. Purchase tickets...City: Annapolis
Captain Santa's Cruise4-4:40pm, 5-5:40pmNature & Outdoor, Miscellaneous Bring the family on this water ride where cheery holiday music will be playing. Captain Santa will hand out candy canes to all.City: Annapolis
Colonial Stroll & Cruise - Holiday Style1:30-3:40pmPerforming Arts, History & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor Traditions of the holiday season will be highlighted along with our classic Colonial tales as you stroll the quaint streets of the Historic District with your period attired guide. Your tour will...City: Annapolis
Virtual Holiday Maker-Mart 2020Visual Arts, Ongoing Shop til you drop – from the comfort of your own home – at the Arts Council's Virtual Holiday Maker-Mart! Local artists...City: Ellicott City
The Gallery of Gifts - Carroll County ArtsVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Miscellaneous A wide variety of hand-crafted creations from inexpensive stocking stuffers, holiday décor and traditional arts and crafts to truly elegant one-of-a-kind gifts.City: Westminster
Midnight Madness at Gallery 57 WestVisual Arts Visit Gallery 57 West during the downtown Annapolis Holiday Tradition and enjoy some Annapolis Arts Alliance hospitality. Free giveaways to our first 100 guests.City: Annapolis
A Fresh Perspective - Virtual Art Show & Sale - SAVE 20% DEC 1312:30am-11:30pmVisual Arts HAPPY HOLIDAYS SPECIAL - SAVE 20% all day Dec 13 only. A Fresh Perspective is a stunning online gallery of 80+ fine original 2-D and 3-D works by Maryland artists. City: Germantown