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Save The Day By Allana Hayes - Howard Magazine


Symphony of Lights

Through Dec. 30 The holiday tradition features a display of more than 100 larger-than- life animated and stationary holiday light creations, made up of approximately 300,000 bulbs. 6 p.m. Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods, 10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia. $25. 410-740-7570 or


Art Art Maryland 2018

Through Dec. 14 The biennial juried exhibit features regional artists including guest juror Cara Ober, founding editor of BMoreArt, an online magazine and print journal. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Howard County Arts Council, 8510 High Ridge Road, Ellicott City. Free. 410-313-2787 or


Holiday Celebration in the Woods

Through Dec. 22 The Inner Arbor Trust and Downtown Columbia Partnership partner to transform the Chrysalis into a winter wonderland, complete with artist-decorated trees, live performances, seasonal crafts and more. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Merriweather Park at Symphony Woods, 10431 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia. $5. 443-832-3223.


Holiday Ellicott City Train Garden

Through Jan. 1 Volunteers from the community put together a train garden at Station Two. Times vary. Ellicott City Volunteer Fire Department, 4150 Montgomery Road, Ellicott City. Free. 410-313-2602 or


Theater ‘The Little Mermaid’

Through Jan. 13 Based on the animated film, the play includes the classic tunes “Kiss the Girl,” “Part of Your World” and “Under the Sea.” Times vary. Toby’s Dinner Theatre, 5900 Symphony Woods Road, Columbia. $47.50-$63. 410-730-8311 or


Theater ‘The Chronicles of Narnia’

Dec. 6-9 Follow Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy to the magical land of Narnia in a theater production of “The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe” and “The Magician’s Nephew” presented by Arts Collective and the Howard County Poetry and Literature Society. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theatre, Horowitz Center, Howard Community College, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia. $8-$15. 443-518-1500 or


Shopping Singular Sensations Holiday Art Show

Dec. 6-16 Choose a holiday gift from a wide selection of art for sale at $200 or less. 9:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Columbia Art Center, 6100 Foreland Garth, Columbia. Free. 410- 730-0075 or


Holiday Nutcracker on Ice

Dec. 8-9 Partake in an age-old holiday tradition and attend a production of Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker,” performed by the Columbia Figure Skating Club. Shows at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, 4:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday. The Columbia Ice Rink, 5876 Thunder Hill Road, Columbia. $14.50-$35.50.


Music Pro Cantare’s ‘A Christmas Noel’

Dec. 9 The Columbia Pro Cantare Chamber Singers perform seasonal music in a cappella and acoustic styles. 7 p.m. Christ Episcopal Church, 6800 Oakland Mills Road, Columbia. $2-$15. 410-696-2591 or