It’s the final countdown before the holidays, but COVID-19 cases are raging and restrictions are at some of their most stringent. So we’re just gonna have to make due and celebrate the best we can, with drive through events, self-guided tours and virtual gatherings. Check out some events around the city and region:
JOYFUL JAMS AT HARBOR EAST
SATURDAYS IN DECEMBER 19TH
Enjoy the sweet sounds of holidays on the harbor. Join us this Saturday, December 19th, from 12pm-4pm for Joyful Jams. Shop and dine the best of Baltimore while you take in live music and festive tunes from local artists. Pose in front of our holiday “selfie station” throughout the season! #HarborEastHoliday.
Stay safe and wear a mask. If you choose to go out this weekend, follow the precautions that are designed to keep us from spreading COVID-19. While there are new restrictions from the city as cases rise, there’s still a chance to check out some holiday festivities and support local businesses, spaced apart. Here’s a look at a few options:
Saturday, December 12th | 10 am – 4 pm
Event is FREE and open to the public
Green Spring Station along with Taken, and WTMD-FM will once again host a one-day holiday marketplace featuring Baltimore’s most talented artisans as they ‘set up shop’ around the center in this 5th Annual Holiday Makers Market!
The Makers Market will feature 15+ LOCAL holiday vendors and artisans all socially-distanced and keeping with COVID policy- safe and sanitized shopping throughout the outdoor center. Also, enjoy a special pop-up shop curated by Taken and live music for some holiday fun!
Join The Shops at Kenilworth to shop holiday giftables and the trendiest looks for the season on Wednesday, December 9 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Dash through your to-do list all in one place with The Shops at Kenilworth businesses as well as other local boutiques popping up for the night, such as:
- Match Made Stores
- B. Boutique
- Su & Lou
- A.R. Workshop
With special co-host, Kate Cook!
10 Things to Do in Baltimore This Weekend: Monument Lighting (from home), Holiday Markets, Krampuslauf
This weekend, check out socially distanced and virtual spins on some of Baltimore’s favorite holiday events. The Monument Lighting will only be on TV tonight, the Holiday Heap will be online and Midnight Madness has many public health precautions. Take a look at the holiday offerings, music happenings and art openings:
JOYFUL JAMS AT HARBOR EAST
SATURDAYS IN DECEMBER: 5TH, 12TH & 19TH
12PM – 4PM
Enjoy the sweet sounds of holidays on the harbor. Join us on December 5th, 12th and 19th from 12pm-4pm for Joyful Jams. Shop and dine the best of Baltimore while you take in live music and festive tunes from local artists. Enjoy a special appearance from Santa at Joyful Jams on December 5th. Pose in front of our holiday “selfie station” throughout the season! #HarborEastHoliday.
The holiday season may look a little different this year, but we can still share the joy. Head to Federal Hill for a little cheer this weekend. On Friday, 12/4, enjoy Moonlight Madness – Covid style – and on Saturday, 12/5, hit the shops during Shopping Stroll. Local businesses will continue the shopping stroll to bring their best specials, discounts, giveaways and more. Check off that list, shop, dine end enjoy the holiday magic in Federal Hill.