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Christmas Events in Queen Anne’s County

Thru Dec 17 – TOYS FOR TOTS CAMPAIGN drop off site. 9am-5pm, 7 days/week. KI Long & Foster, 22 Thompson Creek Mall. 410-643-2244 ext. 1255 or 410-643-2244 ext. 1220.

Thru Dec 19 – KIFA HOLIDAY BOUTIQUE SHOW w/paintings, crafts, jewelry, more. Most items less than $100. KI Federation of Arts.

Thru Dec 24 – SCOUT TREE & WREATH SALE by Boy Scout Troop 495 & Cub Scout Pack 495. Weekends 10am-8:30pm. Weeknights 5:30-8:30pm. Lowery’s Produce Stand, Main St, Chester.

Thru Jan 3 – LIGHTS ON THE BAY w/more than 60 displays. 5-10pm. $12/car. Sandy Point State Park, Route 50, Annapolis. 410-481-3161.

Dec 3 – 22ND ANNUAL TREE OF LIGHTS sponsored by Chester River Health Foundation. $10/light. Chester River Hospital Center. 410-778-7668, ext. 4012.

Dec 3,10 – ANNAPOLIS MIDNIGHT MADNESS downtown stores open until midnight. Live music, refreshments, more. Free parking Bladen Street garage. www.AnnapolisMidnightMadness.com.

Dec 5 – KATIE MOOSE Xmas gift sales & book signings. Country Petaller, Red Apple Ctr, KI; 2-4pm. 410-820-9915.

Dec 5 – HOLIDAY GREENS SALE 10am-4pm. Two decoration workshops: 10am-12N & 1-3pm. $18 members; $20 others. Adkins Arboretum, Ridgely. 410-634-2847ext. 0.

Dec 5 – HECK WITH THE MALLS town-wide open house. Free. 9am-2pm. QAC Arts Council Auditorium & St. Paul’s Church, Centreville. 410-758-2520.

Dec 5 – PA CHRISTMAS & GIFT SHOW children w/adult. $45. Depart: QAC High 6am; KI Park & Ride 6:20am. Return 7pm. QAC Parks & Rec. 410-758-0835.

Dec 5 – COOKIE WALK along cookie-filled tables. 9am until. Christ UMC, 401 High St, Chestertown. 410-778-0764.

Dec 5 – QAC HISTORICAL SOCIETY OPEN HOUSE 10am-3pm. Wright’s Chance, 119 S. Commerce St & Tucker House, 124 S. Commerce St, Centreville. 410-758-3010.

Dec 5 – ANNUAL CHRISTMAS BAZAAR 9am-2pm. Santa secret workshop. Breakfast w/Santa 9-11am. Our Mother of Sorrows/St. Peter Parish, Corbaley Hall, Homewood Ave, Centreville. 410-758-0140.

Dec 5 & 12 – OLD FASHIONED CHRISTMAS MUSEUM w/model trains. 10am-2pm. Sudlersville Train Station Museum, 101 Linden St. 410-438-3501.

Dec 5,6 – HANDEL’S MESSIAH CONCERT w/USNA Glee Club, Hood College Choir & Annapolis Symphony Orchestra. Main Chapel, US Naval Academy, Annapolis.

Dec 5,6 – PHOTOS W/SANTA & HOLIDAY BAZAAR supports ARF. 11am-5pm. Kent Narrow’s Outlet Center, rooms 7 & 8. $15/photo w/cardboard frame. 410-643-8700.

Dec 5,6 – PHOTOS WITH SANTA & YOUR PET 11am-5pm. $15/photo w/frame. Refreshments available. Old Kent Narrows Outlets. 410-643-8700.

Dec 5-6 & 12-13 – HOLIDAY TRAIN SHOW Santa, refreshments, raffle. 12N-5pm. Free. QAC 4-H Park, Centreville. 410-758-1299.

Dec 6 – HOLIDAY POPS CONCERT by Queen Anne’s Chorale. 4pm. The Todd Performing Arts Center, Chesapeake College, Wye Mills. 410-827-0825.

Dec 6 – CHRISTMAS CONCERT by Chesapeake Youth Chorale. 4pm. Easton Church of the Brethren.

Dec 6 – HOLIDAY POPS concert by Queen Anne’s Chorale. 4pm. Adults $10. Thru high school free. Reception follows. Todd Performing Arts Center, Chesapeake College, Wye Mills. 410-827-0825.

Dec 7 (reg deadline) – PARENTS’ NIGHT OUT for ages 3-12 on 12/12. $15 first child; $10 each other child. 6-10pm. QAC Parks & Rec. Matapeake Elem School. 410-758-0835.

Dec 11 – CHRISTMAS SHOWTIME variety show. Grasonville Senior Center. 410-827-6010.

Dec 11 – HOLIDAY WEEKEND OPEN HOUSE Stevensville.

Dec 12 – EASTPORT YACHT CLUB LIGHTS PARADE w/more than 70 decorated boats. 6-8pm. Annapolis City Harbor. 410-267-9549.

Dec 12 – EVENING OF CELTIC CHRISTMAS MUSIC w/Maggie Sansone & Friends. 7-9pm. $15 adv; $20 at door. Christ Church Parish 830 Romancoke Rd, Stevensville. 410-643-5921.

Dec 12 – 3RD ANNUAL HOLIDAY DANCE PARTY & CHRISTMAS SHOWCASE $20 in advance; $25 at door. QAC Arts Council, 206 S Commerce St, Centreville. 410-758-2520.

Dec 12 – MOMSHOPDAY drop off children ages 5-12. $35. 10am-2pm. Matapeake Clubhouse. QAC Parks & Rec. 410-758-0835.

Dec 12 – KIDS HOLIDAY ART WORKSHOP for ages 6-9. 12N-2pm. $20/child. KI Federation of Arts, 405 Main St, Stevensville. , 12 – 2 pm (2hrs)

Dec 12 – BREAKFAST W/SANTA FUNDRAISER 7:30-11am. bring cameras to take pic’s w/Santa 8-10:30am. Adults $8; kids 10 & under $4. KIVFD. 410-604-1710.

Dec 12 – CHRISTMAS BAZAAR Avon, Pampered Chef, baked goods, more. 11am-4pm. Bethlehem Wesleyan Church, 5331 Tanyard Rd, Preston. 410-673-2546.

Dec 13 – HANDEL’S MESSIAH presentation. Kent Island United Methodist Church, Cox Neck Rd, Chester. 410-604-0055.

Dec 13 – BREAKFAST W/SANTA 8-11am. Crumpton Volunteer Fire Dept. 410-778-6100.

Dec 15 – ANNUAL CHRISTMAS CONCERT 7pm. KI Community Band. QAC Arts Centre, 206 S. Commerce St, Centreville.

Dec 18 – CHRISTMAS PARTY w/the Jones Boys. $20. Kent Island Senior Center. 410-604-3801.

Dec 19 – CHRISTMAS IN THE GRAND TRADITION sing-a-long. 6:30pm. Christ UMC, 401 High St, Chestertown. 410-778-5227.

Dec 20 – BREAKFAST W/SANTA buffet w/omelet station. 9am-12N. $7 adults; $4 ages 6-12; under age 6 free. KI Elks Lodge #2576, 2525 Romancoke Rd, Stevensville. 410-643-2221.

Dec 22 – CHRISTMAS PARTY covered dish lunch & piano recital. Grasonville Senior Center. 410-827-6010.

Dec 23 – CHRISTMAS BRUNCH w/Santa. $5. Kent Island Senior Center. 410-604-3801.

Dec 24 – CANDLELIGHT SERVICE 11pm. Christ UMC, 401 High St, Chestertown.

Dec 31 – NEW YEAR’S EVE GALA w/music by Island Entertainment, champagne, continental breakfast. Open 7pm; buffet 7:30-10:30pm. $30 includes beer, wine, soda. KI Elks #2576, 2525 Romancoke Rd, Stevensville. 410-643-2221.

Christmas Events in Talbot County

Dec 4,5 – HANDMADE FOR THE HEART 9th annual gift & art sale. Historical Society of Talbot County Auditorium, 17 S Washington St, Easton. 410-819-3394.

Dec 4,5,12 – KATIE MOOSE Xmas gift sales & book signings. 12/4: Salisbury Gifts, Rt. 50, Easton; 1-4pm. 12/5: News Ctr, Talbottown Ctr, Easton; 11am-1pm. 12/12: Brown Bag Gourmet, Cambridge; 5-7pm. 410-820-9915.

Dec 4,11,18 – HOLIDAY CARRIAGE RIDES downtown Easton. 5-8pm. Free. 410-820-8822.

Dec 5 – HOLIDAY GREENS SALE 10am-4pm. Two decoration workshops: 10am-12N & 1-3pm. $18 members; $20 others. Adkins Arboretum, Ridgely. 410-634-2847ext. 0.

Dec 5 – CHRISTMAS SHOPPING EXTRAVAGANZA sponsored by Easton Elks Lodge 1622. 10am-3pm. 410-822-3344 or 410-479-4877.

Dec 5 – OLDE TYME HOLIDAY PARADE 6:30pm. Free. Downtown Easton. 410-820-8822.

Dec 5 – 9TH ANNUAL MIDNIGHT MADNESS SATURDAY Shops open until midnight. Wine & snacks provided by most shops. Sing with Carolers.  Over $40,000 in prizes. St. Michaels.

Dec 5 (Entries Due) – GINGERBREAD HOUSE COMPETITION sponsored by
Woman’s Club of St. Michaels. 410-745-0745.

Dec 5 – HOLIDAY GREENS SALE 10am-4pm. Adkins Arboretum, Ridgely. 410-634-2847.

Dec 5 & 12 – OLD FASHIONED CHRISTMAS MUSEUM w/model trains. 10am-2pm. Sudlersville Train Station Museum, 101 Linden St. 410-438-3501.

Dec 5,6 – HANDEL’S MESSIAH CONCERT by USNA Glee Club, Hood College Choir & Annapolis Symphony Orchestra. Main Chapel, US Naval Academy, Annapolis.

Dec 6 – GINGERBREAD HOUSE PREVIEW PARTY hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, silent auction, winners announced. 5-7pm. $50. Woman’s Club of St. Michaels, St. Mary’s Square. 410-745-0745.

Dec 6 – HOLIDAY POPS concert by Queen Anne’s Chorale. 4pm. Adults $10. Thru high school free. Reception follows. Todd Performing Arts Center, Chesapeake College, Wye Mills. 410-827-0825.

Dec 6 – CHRISTMAS CONCERT by Chesapeake Youth Chorale. 4pm. Easton Church of the Brethren.

Dec 6 – BREAKFAST W/SANTA & Christmas Bazaar 7-11am. Oxford Volunteer Fire Dept.

Dec 6 – OXFORD HOLIDAY HOUSE TOUR 10am-4:30pm. $30 in advance; $35 at door. Oxford Community Center.

Dec 7 – WINTER HOLIDAY CONCERT by SMMHS Instrumental Music Dept. 7pm. Free; donations accepted. St. Michaels Middle/High School, 200 Seymour Ave.

Dec 8 – JURIED HOLIDAY GREENS SHOW by Talbot County Garden Club. James Neall House, 30 S. Washington St, Easton.

Dec 9 – ECO-FRIENDLY HOLIDAY GIFTS reuse, reduce & recycle to make gifts. 4-5pm. All ages. At Talbot Free Library, St. Michaels. 410-822-4903.

Dec 10 – THE CELTIC TENORS holiday show. 8pm. $40. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St, Easton. 410-822-7299.

Dec 11-13 – CHRISTMAS IN ST. MICHAELS GALA 7pm-midnight. Cocktails; 3-course dinner; live music by XPD; dancing. $$ Harbourtowne Resort. 410-745-0745.

Dec 11 – MOONLIGHT MADNESS w/ downtown merchants & special discounts, music, drawings, more. Stores open until 10pm. Easton.

Dec 11 – PRESERVATION HALL JAZZ BAND authentic Creole Christmas show. 8pm. $40. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St, Easton. 410-822-7299.

Dec 11-13 – CHRISTMAS IN ST. MICHAELS 23rd annual event. House tours, parades, breakfast w/Santa, more. www.christmasinstmichaels.org.

Dec 11-13 – GINGERBREAD HOUSE COMPETITION 5 categories: professional, adult, adult & child, ages 13-18, under 12. Free. Woman’s Club of St. Michaels, St. Mary’s Square. 410-745-0745.

Dec 12 – ECO-FRIENDLY HOLIDAY GIFTS reuse, reduce & recycle to make gifts. 11am-1pm. All ages. Talbot County Free Library, Easton.

Dec 12 – SARA JONES CHRISTMAS CONCERT 7pm. $20. NightCat, 5 Goldsborough St, Easton. 443-786-2750.

Dec 12 – TALBOT STREET PARADE begins 10:30am. Talbot St from Perry Cabin to Seymour Ave, St. Michaels. www.christmasinstmichaels.org.

Dec 12 – SANTA’S WONDERLAND for ages 3-11. 11am-2pm. $2/child. Cafeteria, St. Michaels School Complex, Seymour Ave. 410-745-0745.

Dec 12 – CHRISTMAS PARADE 10:30am. Talbot St from Perry Cabin to Seymour Ave, St. Michaels. 410-745-0745.

Dec 12 – BREAKFAST W/SANTA for ages 3-8. 9-10am. $10. Town Dock Restaurant, Mulberry St, St. Michaels. www.christmasinstmichaels.org.

Dec 12 – EASTPORT YACHT CLUB LIGHTS PARADE w/more than 70 decorated boats.  6-8 p.m. Annapolis City Harbor. 410-267-9549.

Dec 12 – CHRISTMAS BAZAAR Avon, Pampered Chef, baked goods, more. 11am-4pm. Bethlehem Wesleyan Church, 5331 Tanyard Rd, Preston. 410-673-2546.

Dec 12,13 – CHRISTMAS HOUSE TOUR throughout St. Michaels. 12/12 12N-5pm. 12/13 11am-4pm. $20 in advance. 410-745-0745.

Dec 12,19 – PHOTOS W/SANTA 2-4pm. $5. Tidewater Inn lobby, Easton.

Dec 13 – A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS w/Eric Byrd Trio. 2 & 7pm. Reserved seats: $25 adults; $20 children. Others: $15 adults; $10 students. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St, Easton. 410-822-7299.

Dec 13,14 – MARKETPLACE, MARKETPLACE KITCHEN & ticket hdqtrs. 12/13 9am-5pm. 12/14 10am-3pm. Granite Lodge, St. Mary’s Square, St. Michaels. 410-745-0745.

Dec 18 – RITA COOLIDGE’S CHRISTMAS SHOW 8pm. $50. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St, Easton. 410-822-7299.

Dec 19 – CHRISTMAS CAROLING IN TOWN PARK 5:15 followed by refreshments & fun at Oxford Museum.

Dec 20,21,23 – A CHRISTMAS CAROL by ArtHouse Live Productions. 12/20-3pm; 12/21,23-8 pm. $15. Avalon Theatre, 40 E. Dover St, Easton. 410-822-7299.

Dec 31 – FIRST NIGHT TALBOT w/music, dance, crafts, magic, more. 6pm-Midnight. Downtown Easton. 410-820-8822.