Harford Magazine - Page 22 - Save The Date

Harford Magazine
- Page 22
Save The Date

Compiled by Allana Haynes
Harford Magazine

 

WINTER

 

Through Dec. 2
 

A Christmas Story: The Musical

 

Based on the 1983 classic holiday film, this musical production by the Tidewater Players tells the story of 9-year-old Ralphie Parker and his pursuit of the ultimate holiday gift – an official Red Ryder carbine action 200-shot Range Model air rifle. Times vary. The Cultural Center at the Opera House, 121 N. Union Ave., Havre de Grace. $17-$22. 443-502-2005 or hdgoperahouse.org.

 

Nov. 23 & 24
 

Chesapeake Cancer Alliance Festival of Trees

 

Weekend-long event features donated and decorated Christmas trees, gingerbread houses and holiday wreaths, along with bake sale tables, boutiques, a cafe, entertainment and more. Proceeds benefit Cancer LifeNet at the Kaufman Cancer Center. 4 p.m. The Bel Air Reckord Armory, 37 N. Main St., Bel Air. Free-$7. 410-838-3987 or uchfoundation.org.

 

Nov. 24
 

Chesapeake Cancer Alliance’s Breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus

 

Proceeds from the holiday-themed breakfast benefit Cancer LifeNet at the Kaufman Cancer Center. 9 a.m. The Main Street Tower Restaurant, 29 S. Main St., Bel Air. $9-$12. 410-838-8007 or uchfoundation.org.

 

Nov. 30 & Dec. 1
 

Holiday Bazaar and Cookie Walk

 

Includes baked goods, crafts, food gift kits, fresh greens in a basket, handmade gifts and ornaments, jewelry and more. 9 a.m. The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Harford County, 2515 Churchville Road. Free. 410-734-7122 or uufhcbazaar.info.

 

Dec. 2
 

Bel Air Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting

 

Annual holiday event features acrobats and stilt walkers, beauty queens, costumed characters and mascots, local high school marching bands, performance units and a special appearance by Santa and Mrs. Claus. 2:30 p.m. Downtown Bel Air, Main Street. Free. 443-823-1797, belairmaryland.org or downtownbelair.com.

 

Chanukah in the Park

 

Celebrate the festival of Chanukah at a lighting of the community menorah with hot drinks and refreshments. 5:30 p.m. Shamrock Park, Lee Way and Hickory Ave., Bel Air. 443-353-9718 or harfordchabad.org.

 

Dec. 7-8

 

Ladew Christmas Open House and Greens Sale

 

Take a tour of manor house, and shop gifts and holiday arrangements. Stop by the Ladew Cafe for lunch, which will serve beer and wine. 9 a.m. Ladew Topiary Gardens, 3535 Jarrettsville Pike, Monkton. $4-$13. 410-557-9570 or ladewgardens.com.

 

Dec. 6-8

 

Holiday Tree Jubilee

 

View a variety of elegantly decorated trees donated by local businesses and organizations available for purchase. Includes a cocktail party and a stop on the Lock House Museum’s Candlelight Tour. Proceeds benefit the Havre de Grace Independence Day Commission. Times vary. La Banque de Fleuve, 321 St. John St., Havre de Grace. $1-$20. 443-243-3161 or explorehavredegrace.com.

 

Dec. 7

 

‘Light Up Night’ Tree Lighting and Christmas Parade

 

Watch the Hometown Christmas Parade go down Washington Street en route to Congress Avenue. Following the parade, Mayor William Martin and Santa will light the tree. 6 p.m. 137 N. Washington St., Union Ave., Havre de Grace. 410-939-2100 or explorehavredegrace.com.