Latest Baltimore Holiday Season
Are you looking for the best family Christmas events and activities in Baltimore? Try Homestead Gardens, the mayor’s annual Christmas parade, College Park Aviation Museum, Christmas on the Potomac and the holiday market for kids.
For some of the best Christmas tree farms around Baltimore, check out: Clemsonville Christmas Tree Farm,
Feezers Farm, Sewell’s Farm, The Wolfe Family’s Pine Valley Farm and Applewood Farm.
During the wintertime, most people turn to the big turkey and traditional comfort foods for their holiday feast. But it’s time to go global! This year, try out some new recipes from around the world to spice up your regular cold weather fare. We’re highlighting some exciting recipes to try that will warm you up, and even directing you toward the best places to pick up all the best ingredients.
For the best place to have your pictures taken with Santa, check out the following: The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Museum, Harborplace & The Gallery, White Marsh Mall, Baltimore Santa and Towson Town Center.
New Year’s Eve is a big fashion deal. So many fun elements need to be thrown into one outfit, while still remaining classy. The holiday is like everybody’s birthday at once. It’s time to start fresh, open new doors and make changes for the best.
The model train collection bequeathed to the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Museum by former Mayor and Governor William Donald Schaefer will be on display for the first time at the B & O Museum’s Holiday Festival of Trains. From Thanksgiving through New Year’s, the Festival of Trains is on the museum’s 40 acres of history in downtown Baltimore and 60,000 to 70,000 visitors are expected. The B & O Railroad Museum will be decorated for the holidays and visitors can see the model trains, ride the merry-go-round, or travel with Frosty the Snowman on the One Mile Express, a half mile of historic track, the first
laid in the U.S.
The Western Maryland Scenic Railroad offers an excursion train – the North Pole Express – starting November 26th that takes children on a nighttime adventure in restored antique rail cars pulled by an authentic steam engine.
Take a listen to this new Christmas song: “Leading Up To Christmas.”
Celebrate the season with our yule log complete with holiday music.
From the bizarre to the traditional, you can find all kinds of wonderful ways to celebrate the holidays in Baltimore.
When there’s snow on the ground and presents under the tree, there’s no better way to get into the holiday spirit than to see a dazzling display of angels, wreathes, elves and candy canes in one of the area’s light shows. Some shows are in town, others in the suburbs and others are at the beach. We’ve listed some of the most notable ones, along with tips on where to grab a drink or dinner nearby.