Weekends on Wednesdays

This Weekend:

Ice Rink at Inner Harbor (Baltimore)
Get those skates laced up! Open every day and all Holidays 

National Gallery of Art Ice Rink (DC)
The 2015–2016 ice-skating season begins November 14 and continues through March 13, weather permitting. Experience ice-skating in theSculpture Garden while surrounded by large-scale sculptures by contemporary artists, including Louise BourgeoisSol LeWittTony Smith,Roy LichtensteinRoxy Paine, and others. 

A Christmas Carol (DC)
Ford's Theatre: Edward Gero returns to play Scrooge in this annual retelling of Dickens's classic.

Greg Behrendt (Timonium)
Stand-up Comedy with Greg Behrendt at Magooby's Joke House

A Lump of Coal for Christmas (Glen Echo)
 It is Christmastime! The perfect occasion for a hilarious and heartburning, uh, heartwarming holiday adventure of a Lump of Coal who wants to be an artist. Traditionally the dreaded stocking stuffer for children on the Naughty List, this Lump turns one child’s worst nightmare into a dream come true. This world premiere by Norman Allen will delight audiences young and old with its story of unlikely friendships and holiday miracles.

Maryland Christmas Show (Frederick)
A traditional arts and crafts event just in time for holiday shopping enjoyment. 

A Year with Frog and Toad (Bethesda)
 Frog and Toad might be opposites, but they are good friends and in this story they explore the seasons. Best for age 4 and older.

Cinderella (DC)
National Theatre: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Tony Award-winning Broadway musical makes its D.C. premiere.

Sugarloaf Crafts Festival (Gaithersburg)
More than 350 of the nation’s finest artisans will display homemade crafts.

Towson Winterfest (Towson)
Tree Lighting, Santa visit, Shopping promotions, Breakfast with the grinch and frosty, Holiday movies and Santa's Workshop. 

Winterfest of Lights (Ocean City)
More than one million holiday lights sparkle throughout your favorite beach resort. Hundreds of animated light displays! Nov 19th-Jan 3rd

Lights on the Bay (Annapolis)
Don't miss this spectacular drive-through holiday lights show beside the Chesapeake Bay. The event features more than 60 animated and stationary displays. Nov 21st-Jan 2nd

Kris Kringle Holiday Craft Show (Hagerstown)
Calling all Crafter's & Customers! Join us for our 31st year featuring Hand-Crafted products, Gourmet Food items & more! The best & friendliest crafter's with quality products you will ever meet.

Christmas on the Potomac Featuring ICE! (Oxon Hill)
Winter comes alive every year as ice carvers build a frozen wonderland at National Harbor. Ice slides, magical creatures and so much more make this enchanting experience one you’ll remember forever. This year, visitors discover how Santa Claus started giving toys to good girls and boys in the ice-depiction of the classic, Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town. 

Santa's Lego Block Party (Baltimore)
B&O Museum: Santa & Mrs. Claus arrive November 21 at 10:30am to kick off the magical holiday express! 


Jennifer Nettle: Playing with Fire Tour (Silver Spring)
Jennifer Nettles, Ryan Kinder & Brandy Clark perform--Country Concert

Battle of the Bayside Bands (Salisbury)
Rock out for a cause at the Battle of the Bayside Bands on Friday, November 20 from 7 - 10 p.m. at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center. Area garage bands will represent their high schools while battling for cash prizes and bragging rights.

Bumper Jacksons (Solomons)
Returning after last year's sold out performance, hear the early jazz & country repertoire paint America's story-New Orleans' brothels to Appalachian hollers.

De Temps Antan at the Creative Alliance (Baltimore)
The power trio of De Temps Antan take Quebec's vibrant living music tradition and use it as a springboard for musical innovation.

Robert Randolph & The Family Band (Annapolis)
Genre: Soul, Gospel, R&B

The Honey Dewdrops (North Brentwood)
Performing live at the Brentwood Arts Exchange Listening Room, The Honey Dewdrops’ folk & country music exudes musical chemistry with shared vocals and guitars creating a sound that captivates audiences. 

Twilight Open House (Lothian)
Greenstreet Gardens' magically transforms to a Winter Wonderland! Wine-Tasting Fundraiser. Local caterers & wineries. $15/pp; $25/couple. Supports Captain Avery Museum. 


Amish Quilt Auction (Mechanicsville)
Bid on Amish quilts and other hand-stitched items at this traditional Amish auction. 

Barakaat Presents KIN (Ellicott City)
KIN utilizes the rich movement vocabulary of Middle Eastern dance to tell an original story of human emotion, family love, loss, betrayal and renewal. 

Celebration of Native American Heritage (Salisbury)
Celebrate Native American Heritage on the Eastern Shore and learn from the Delmarva Indian Tribes. 

Comedy Ventriloquist Sylvia Fletcher (Wye Mills)
This family friendly event offers a fun & funny performance! 1:00PM Performance and 7:30 PM Adult show. Stay for the 2:00PM Puppet Workshop! Tickets for general performance & workshop - $20.00. Adult show - $20.00.

Geological Forms of Belmont and the Patapsco Valley (Elkridge)
Join Jeff Campbell and explore the geologic foundations and forms along the grounds at Belmont.

Greg Brown (Annapolis)
Genre: Folk Rock

Heart Strings feat. Karen Somerville (Rock Hall)
The Lady of style, grace, and versatility moves the heart towards another memorable night with originals and Jazz standards R&B, and Blues 

Holiday Craft Fair (Columbia)
Historic Oakland: 40 Vendor Tables with crafts right in time for the holidays! 

Mass Transmission (Towson)
Celebrate the holidays with the Towson University Choirs as they present music from around the world and assemble a composite mass from across the choral masterworks. 

Prince George's Philharmonic (Bowie)
Charles Ellis, conductor Richard Rosenberg, guest conductor Amy Beth Horman, violin 

Quinn Sullivan (Frederick)
The sixteen-year-old blues guitar prodigy.

Yiddish Art Song: Life In and After Eastern Europe (Columbia)
This program will present works by Lazar Weiner and Maurice Rauch, covering the themes of warmth, survival, family, and love of the Yiddish language. 


Billy Collins & Aimee Mann: poetry, music & conversation (Frederick)
The former U.S. Poet Laureate and an Academy Award-nominated singer/songwritier. ASL- interpreted.

Colonial Holiday Celebration (Elkridge)
Enjoy Colonial holiday decorations, period reenactments, music, food & drink in Belmont Manor House. Proceeds benefit the Conservancy's environmental education programs 

"Psalms of David" (Cumberland)
Mountainside Baroque performs “Psalms of David” at B’er Chayim Temple on Sun. Nov. 22. TWO SAME-DAY Performances: 4 pm & 7 pm. 

Geology Day! (Baltimore)
Nature Connections: Explore how our planet was made, what it’s made of, and how it’s changed over time.

Noah Hunt & Mato Nanji (Annapolis)
Genre: Blues. Noah Hunt (vocalist for Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band) & Mato Nanji (frontman of Indigenous) **All Ages Matinee** 

Symphony Orchestra Concert (Towson)
The Symphony Orchestra students under the direction of maestro Julien Benichou perform a varied and exciting program. Tickets: $10 regular price, $5 seniors and students 

Technicolor Motor Home: A Steely Dan Tribute (Annapolis)
Genre: Classic Rock

The Realm of Virtuosity (Columbia)
The duo takes you to experience some of the most virtuosic works by Foss, Paganini and Chopin. Come and enjoy this exhilarating ride! 

Zoo Zoom 8k and 1-Mile Family Walk (Baltimore)
RUN WILD through the Zoo! Whether you have the speed of a cheetah or pace of a tortoise, join The Maryland Zoo for this wildly popular annual event. 

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