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Hot Plate: Holiday Markets at Dylan’s & Bird in Hand, Pancakes at Gertrude’s, Christmas Eve Dining Options

Fans of the Feast of Seven Fishes have several options around Baltimore this year, including Gnocco, which will serve its feast on Saturday, Dec. 23.

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…for dining out. Whether you have last minute shopping to do or you just need a break from wrapping gifts, local restaurants offer plenty of reasons to visit this week.

Sundays Doughnuts Arrives at Cross Street Market in Federal Hill

Eggnog doughnuts from Sundays. Photo courtesy of Sundays.

The months-long wait is over for Sundays’ doughnuts.

Hot Plate: Holiday Markets, Foraged to Open in Hampden, Vietnamese at Salt

Woodberry Kitchen’s holiday market is open in the restaurant during weekdays from now through Dec. 29. Photo credit: Shannon Patrick

The holiday season is in full swing this week, with tons of opportunities to shop for food-related gifts – and to eat – all over town. Here’s a look at what’s happening:

Baltimore Woman Accused of Stealing from Local Business to Stock Her Own

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Baltimore police say a local woman used one weird trick to stock her online store for free.

Celebrate Moonlight Madness in Federal Hill on Friday, December 8th


Federal Hill Rings in the Holiday Season with the return of “Moonlight Madness”

Baltimore’s Federal Hill neighborhood’s most spirited holiday event: Moonlight Madness, returns on Friday December 8th from 7:30 to 12:00 midnight.

Baltimore Fishbowl Holiday Guide 2017


Welcome to our big fat holiday guide!

See loads of inspiring must-have gifts all from local stores. Eat, Drink and Be Merrier with our food section full of questions and answers from the Charm City Cook Amy Langrehr and other local experts. Stir the season with drink recipes from Dylan’s, Bluebird, Sugarvale and more. Plan your glittering holiday itinerary with suggestions from Live Baltimore’s executive director Annie Milli. Go ahead. Take a look!

Meet the Makers of Green Spring Station’s Makers Market, Dec. 2

Green Spring Station will host a one-day holiday marketplace featuring Baltimore’s most talented artists and crafters who will set up shop for the Second Annual Holiday Makers Market.

Something Different: Heavy Seas and Guinness Collaborate on Two-Keg Event


An international beer heavyweight and one of Baltimore’s best homegrown breweries have forged an unlikely bond with a planned two-brewery, two-beer keg-tapping event this Friday.

Shop Small: Shop Owners Share Favorite Gifts From Green Spring Station




Today is Smal Business Saturday.  #ShopSmall

The holiday season is upon us and so is the quest to find the perfect gift. Thankfully, store owners put thought and planning into holiday gift-giving months ago, ordering loads of gifts to love.

How do they predict which gifts will fly off the shelves?