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  • Occurs Saturday, December 14th, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Dec. 14, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Expert craftsmen with sensational gifts for your holiday giving, homemade gourmet cocoa and Glühwein, music and home-baked goods. All Saints’ Episcopal Church Parish Hall, Sunderland, Md.

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  • Occurs Saturday, December 14th, 2019 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Dec. 14, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Look for colonial crafts and games, holiday music, and other hands-on activities. Browse the market for chowders and soups and baked goods. Enjoy the Toyland Parade and Riverwalk Landing Polar Express. Yorktown, Va. 757-890-3500.

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  • Occurs Saturday, December 14th, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Dec. 14. An evening of enchantment as you view the creative floats, listen to the high school bands, salute the military marching units and exciting drill teams, and wave at the beauty queens. Settlers Landing Road, Hampton, Va. 757-727-8311.

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  • Occurs Tuesday, December 31st, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

Dec. 31. The night begins with a five-course winemaker’s dinner in Saddleback Hall. There will be dancing until midnight, when the masks come off and the champagne flows. Veritas Vineyards and Winery, Afton, Va. 540-456-8000.

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  • Occurs Saturday, December 14th, 2019 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Dec. 14. Explore historic downtown Bradford while sampling unique wines from a variety of local wineries, listening to live music and enjoying complimentary hors-d’oeuvres. Participants will receive a complimentary wine glass. Bradford, Pa.

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  • Starting Saturday, November 23rd, 2019, repeats every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday until Thursday, December 19, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
  • Starting Saturday, November 23rd, 2019, repeats every week on Friday and Saturday until Tuesday, December 24, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
  • Occurred Friday, November 22nd, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Occurs Tuesday, December 24th, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Nov. 23-Dec. 24. 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 giftware. Baltimore, Md.

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  • Occurs Sunday, December 22nd, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Dec. 22, 9:30-11:30 a.m. 25% of the profits will benefit Blue Ridge Area Food Bank. Walkers, strollers and leashed pets are welcome to attend this event. Afton, Va. 540-456-8667.

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  • Occurs Saturday, December 14th, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Dec. 14, 9:30-11:30 a.m. The event teams up with Culpeper Toy Chest to help families in need by providing toys for their loved ones. Yowell Meadow Park, Culpeper, Va. 980-254-1888.

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  • Occurs Friday, December 20th, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

Dec. 20, 7-8 p.m. This Christmas Concert will feature iconic music from the beloved animated holiday classic, “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” performed by Jazz artists Christopher Azzara, Eric Schmitz, and Eugene Bisdikian. Bradford, Pa. 814-362-7990.

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  • Occurred Friday, November 22nd, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Starting Saturday, November 23rd, 2019, repeats every day until Sunday, December 15, 2019 — all day

Nov. 22 (parade). Nov. 23-Dec. 15. The holiday festival runs through the holiday season. See the 32 foot live tree, Christmas lights, tour the Jimmy Stewart Museum, visit with Santa, Indulge in Holiday shopping and dining, visit a tree farm and more!

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  • Occurs Sunday, December 15th, 2019 @ 4:00 pm

Dec. 15, 4 p.m. The Blacksburg Master Chorale is joined by a professional orchestra and soloists to present one of the iconic pieces of the Christmas season, Handel's “Messiah.” Moss Arts Center, Blacksburg, Va. 540-231-5300.

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  • Starting Friday, November 1st, 2019, repeated every week on Friday until Wednesday, November 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Starting Saturday, November 2nd, 2019, repeated every week on Saturday until Saturday, November 23, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
  • Starting Sunday, November 3rd, 2019, repeated every week on Sunday until Sunday, November 24, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Starting Thursday, November 28th, 2019, repeats every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until Wednesday, January 01, 2020 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Starting Saturday, November 30th, 2019, repeats every week on Saturday until Saturday, December 28, 2019 @ 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm
  • Starting Sunday, December 1st, 2019, repeats every week on Sunday until Sunday, December 29, 2019 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Display World magazine called it the Best Outdoor Display in the World and you’re guaranteed to love Koziar’s Christmas Village with its countless lights, stunning displays, and the magic of the season. Open weekends through Thanksgiving, then seven nights a week through Jan. 1 (5:30-9:30pm).

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  • Occurs Friday, December 20th, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Dec. 20. 7:30 pm at the Lyceum, Enjoy this free lecture. The sight of a racing locomotive can be awe inspiring, but the sounds—singing rail beneath steel wheels, thundering exhaust or Doppler skewed blaring horns—often evoke deeper emotional responses. Join rail specialist Andy Van Scyoc to …

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  • Occurs Saturday, December 14th, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
  • Occurs Saturday, December 14th, 2019 @ 8:00 pm

Dec 14. Ring in the holiday spirit in a charming town. Enjoy the quaint shops and decorations. Then at 3pm or 8pm head to the Carroll Arts Center and see A Christmas Carol! 800-272-1933.

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  • Occurs Wednesday, December 11th, 2019 @ 7:30 pm

Dec. 11, 7:30pm at the Majestic Theater. Ushering in the Yuletide spirit with a lineup of holiday favorites intermingled with classic Celtic songs and dance, A Celtic Family Christmas is a joyous celebration that welcomes audiences in as part of the MacMaster-Leahy clan. 717-337-8200.

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  • Occurs Wednesday, December 18th, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Occurs Friday, December 20th, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
  • Occurs Saturday, December 21st, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Dec. 18 (Richmond, Va.), Dec. 20 (Norfolk, Va.) and 21 (Williamsburg, Va), 7:30 p.m. With their pure, clear voices and crystalline harmonies, it’s no wonder the famed Vienna Boys Choir is beloved around the world.

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  • Starting Saturday, November 30th, 2019, repeats every week on Saturday until Saturday, December 28, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Every Saturday 10am-4pm through Dec. 30 as well as the holiday week at The Fire Museum of Maryland, 1301 York Road, Lutherville, MD 21093. Admission to our giant Train Garden is included with your admission to the Museum. Free photo with Santa: Nov. 30, 11 am - 2 pm, and Dec. 14, 1 pm - 3 pm…

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  • Starting Friday, November 29th, 2019, repeats every day until Wednesday, January 01, 2020 @ 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Nov. 29- Jan. 1, 5-9:30 pm at Watkins Regional Park in Upper Marlboro. Don't miss this spectacular holiday drive-through event featuring more than 2.5 million twinkling lights! Purchase tickets online and save, click here.

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  • Starting Friday, November 29th, 2019, repeats every day until Sunday, December 15, 2019 @ 10:00 am

Through Dec. 15. Experience the historic 1820 residence transformed for the season with twinkling lights, wreaths and trees decorated by local individuals, businesses and nonprofits. 24 E. Church St., Frederick, Md. 301-663-1188.

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  • Starting Monday, December 9th, 2019, repeats every day until Saturday, December 28, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm

Dec. 9-28. See Montpelier dressed up for the holidays on these self-guided tours. Local community groups deck the halls and rooms. 9650 Muirkirk Road, Laurel, Md. 301-377-7817.

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  • Starting Friday, November 29th, 2019, repeats every day until Wednesday, January 01, 2020 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Through Jan. 1, 5-9 p.m. A free event, ZooLights includes live music performances, tasty winter treats, and plenty of opportunities for holiday shopping. Smithsonian's National Zoo, 3001 Connecticut Ave., NW, Washington, D.C.

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  • Starting Friday, November 29th, 2019, repeats every day until Tuesday, December 31, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Through Dec. 31. (Closed Dec. 25). The 3.5-mile drive through the enchanted setting of Seneca Creek State Park takes you past more than 380 illuminated displays and 65 animated vignettes that light up the night. Gaithersburg, Md. 301-258-6350.

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  • Starting Sunday, November 24th, 2019, repeats every day until Wednesday, January 01, 2020 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Through Jan. 1. Don’t miss this spectacular drive-through holiday lights show beside the Chesapeake Bay. The event features dozens of animated and still displays. Sandy Point State Park, Annapolis, Md. 410-268-4388.

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  • Starting Saturday, December 14th, 2019, repeats every day until Sunday, December 15, 2019 — all day

Dec. 14-15. The holiday spirit is felt throughout town, which makes coming to St Michaels during the holiday season a special experience, year after year, and provides a wonderful backdrop to shop for the holidays. Enjoy breakfast with Santa, Christmas Parade, house tours, and more.

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  • Starting Saturday, December 14th, 2019, repeats every day until Sunday, December 15, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Occurs Saturday, December 14th, 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Tour historic homes professionally decorated for the holidays Dec. 14-15 during the Candlelight Tour in Fredericksburg, VA. Daytime tours of homes on Caroline Street are from 11am-5pm with special evening hours on Saturday. Save money with advance purchase daytime tickets.

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  • Starting Saturday, November 23rd, 2019, repeats every day until Monday, December 23, 2019 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Nov. 23–Dec. 23. Take a self-guided walk to the North Pole and visit Santa in his cabin. Explore new trails with lighted Christmas scenes. See Polar Bear Central and a gingerbread house. Willow Oak Flower and Herb Farm, 8109 Telegraph Road, Severn, MD.410-551-2237.

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  • Starting Thursday, November 21st, 2019, repeats every week on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday until Tuesday, December 31, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
  • Starting Thursday, November 21st, 2019, repeats every week on Friday and Saturday until Tuesday, December 31, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm

Nov. 21-Dec. 31. You’ll find more than one million holiday lights and hundreds of animated light displays throughout Northside Park. Ocean City, Md. 410-289-2800.

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  • Starting Friday, November 29th, 2019, repeats every day until Wednesday, January 01, 2020 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Nov. 29-Jan. 1. Annmarie Sculpture Garden is transformed into a twinkling wonderland of spectacular lights. Enjoy nightly entertainment, food and drinks and artful shopping. 13470 Dowell Road, Solomons, Md. 410-326-4640.

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  • Starting Sunday, October 20th, 2019, repeats every day until Tuesday, December 31, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Ongoing. Always on display at the Folger, the 1623 First Folio includes almost all of Shakespeare’s plays. It is also our only source for 18 of them, including “Macbeth,” “The Tempest,” and “As You Like It,” which would otherwise have been lost. Folger Shakespeare Library, 201 E. Capitol St.…

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  • Starting Sunday, September 29th, 2019, repeats every week on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Sunday, January 19, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Through Jan. 19. The exhibition offers a sweeping new perspective on the contributions black artists have made to the evolution of visual art from the 1940s to the present moment. Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Md. 443-573-1700.

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  • Starting Sunday, October 13th, 2019, repeats every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Monday, February 17, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Starting Sunday, October 13th, 2019, repeats every week on Sunday until Monday, February 17, 2020 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Through Feb. 17. The exhibition will present an impressive range of more than 40 works from across Berruguete’s career, including examples of his earliest paintings from his time in Italy, where he trained. National Gallery of Art, NW, Washington, D.C. 202-737-4215.

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  • Starting Saturday, October 26th, 2019, repeats every week on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday until Sunday, February 23, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Starting Saturday, October 26th, 2019, repeats every week on Thursday and Friday until Sunday, February 23, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Through Feb. 23. This exhibit is the first in-depth study of hospitality settings depicted in the works of one of the most celebrated American artists. The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Va. 804-340-1400.

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  • Starting Saturday, June 1st, 2019, repeated every week on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Relax after an invigorating hike with 30-minute integrated massage. Sessions include hot towels and heated stones. $65 per person. Book your session at the Front Desk or by calling 877-847-1919. Mile 51 on Skyline Drive in Shenandoah …

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  • Starting Monday, December 2nd, 2019, repeats every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Tuesday, December 31, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • Starting Monday, December 2nd, 2019, repeats every week on Sunday until Tuesday, December 31, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Dec. 3-31. The holiday express is devoted to trains of all sizes, your favorite holiday characters, and a train load of fun for the entire family. Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Museum, Baltimore, Md. 410-762-2462, ext. 221. Different locations each week.

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  • Starting Sunday, October 6th, 2019, repeats every week on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Sunday, July 05, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Through July 5. The show includes works by well-known artists, including Elizabeth Catlett and Georgia O'Keeffe, among others, as well as works by those who were often under-recognized, such as Maria Martinez and Marguerite Zorach. Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Md. 443-573-1700.

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  • Starting Sunday, October 20th, 2019, repeats every week on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until Thursday, December 19, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Through Dec. 19. A diverse group of emerging and established contemporary artists and filmmakers explore issues of waste and consumerism through eleven films and video installations. The Textile Museum, 701 21st St., NW, Washington, D.C. 202-994-5200.

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  • Starting Sunday, October 6th, 2019, repeats every week on Sunday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday until Sunday, January 05, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Starting Sunday, October 6th, 2019, repeats every week on Thursday until Sunday, January 05, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Through Jan. 5. The first U.S. exhibition in a generation to highlight the architect and designer’s innovative work, and explore the larger circle of artists and craftspeople with whom he collaborated. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, Md. 410-547-9000.