Merry-land Holiday Festivities

Get into the spirit of the season with these festivities full of Maryland cheer

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Pup on boat
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
Photo By: Tracey Munson
Peanuts characters in ice sculptures
ICE! Featuring Peanuts
Photo By: Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

There’s no place like Maryland for the holidays! Get into the spirit of the season at great holiday Train Events dazzling Light Displays and spectacular New Year's Eve Celebrations.

National Harbor ice Photo By: Christmas on the Potomac

1 Christmas on the Potomac featuring ICE!, National Harbor

Through January 1, 2019
Enter a magical Christmas wonderland with with lavish Christmas decorations, twinkling holiday lights, indoor snowfall and ICE!—Gaylord's signature holiday attraction—is back with a new theme. Watch Charlie Brown rediscover the meaning of Christmas as the beloved story unfolds through two million pounds of ice sculptures and displays.
Experiences include Build-A-Bear Workshop®, ice skating, a new live entertainment show – Cirque Dreams Unwrapped and much more! 


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Events


Location:
201 waterfront St
National Harbor, MD 20745
301-965-4000


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kids with santa Photo By: Six Flags America

2 Six Flags America - Holiday in the Park, Bowie

Through January 1, 2019 (Weekends & select days)
This dazzling, winter spectacular will make your holiday shine with more than a million glittering lights, holiday entertainment, delicious seasonal treats, visits with Santa and theme park rides. Combine holiday traditions with a thrilling family experience that is uniquely Six Flags.


More about Six Flags America Holiday in the Park


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Events


Location:
13710 Central Ave
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
301-249-1500


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Town of Berlin Christmas tree and bike during Victorian Christmas Photo By: Town of Berlin

3 Victorian Christmas in Berlin

Through January 1, 2019
In Berlin you will find month-long celebration of the quintessential Victorian Christmas. The festive season kicks-off with a  traditional Christmas tree lighting, caroling, carriage rides. You won't want to miss the New Year's Eve ball drop!


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Type:
Events


Location:
2 North Main Street
Berlin, MD 21811
410-973.2051


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image of ship in Christmas lights Photo By: Chesapeake City

4 Chesapeake City's Winterfest

Through January 6, 2019 from 6-9pm
Month-long holiday event with Victorian Candlelight House Tour, horse-drawn carriage ride, Dickens carolers, ice-skating, holiday lighting. Don’t miss the Town Christmas Tree made entirely of crab pots. 


More about Chesapeake City's Winterfest of Lights


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Location:
108 Bohemia Ave.
Chesapeake City, MD 21915
410-885-5298


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Candle Light Ceremony with Sankofa Dance Theater Photo By: Jane Yoon

5 Honor African-American Traditions and Heritage During Kwanzaa

Honor African heritage and rich African-American culture and traditions during the seven days of Kwanzaa. Join celebrations at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum in Baltimore, the Wiley H. Bates Legacy Center in Annapolis, and the Benjamin Banneker Park & Museum in Catonsville.

Featured Places
ice slide
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Location:
201 waterfront St
National Harbor, MD 20745
Santa with kids
02
Location:
13710 Central Ave
Upper Marlboro, MD 20774
Atlantic Hotel
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Location:
2 North Main Street
Berlin, MD 21811
drawing of a snowflake
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Location:
108 Bohemia Ave.
Chesapeake City, MD 21915
Benjamin Banneker Historical Park & Museum
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Location:
300 Oella Ave
Baltimore, MD 21228
Wiley H. Bates statue bust
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Location:
1101 Smithville St
Annapolis, MD 21401
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