Mix historic neighborhood shopping districts with new concept town centers, then add a good measure of upscale malls, and you have a recipe for a shopping paradise!
Discover the unique offerings and quaint charm of Baltimore County’s neighborhood downtowns. There are more than 3,000 locally owned businesses on charming main streets throughout the County. In White Marsh at The Avenue and in Hunt Valley at the Hunt Valley Towne Centre, one can find retail centers designed to feel like a small town with inviting streetscapes and walkways. The County boasts exceptional malls, like the Towson Town Center and its luxury, upscale wing of stores. White Marsh Mall also offers a vibrant shopping experience with 120 stores and 20 restaurants. “Get going” on your holiday shopping!
Christmas time is a very special time of year at Basignani Winery. Visit the northern Baltimore County winery and its annual celebration of the Tuscan Christmas during December 7, 8, 14, and 15.
Experience an authentic Italian Christmas as Basignani transforms the tasting room and piazza. Taste the wines and try some seasonal Tuscan Christmas treats. Tickets are $20 per person and include select wine tasting, brick oven pizza, treats, live music, and a premium Riedel glass to take home. Don’t miss Basignani’s newest Port wine – Sinistra. It is sure to keep you warm this holiday season!
On December 15, Dancemoves and the Maryland Classical Dance Academy present Tea with Clara. This special holiday event allows audiences of all ages to enjoy the story of Clara, who is transported to a magical place where dolls, bears, and dancing candy canes come to life.
The charming characters dance to the familiar Nutcracker music on an enchanting stage filled with incredible sets and actors. The performance is perfect for the youngest audience members, who can enjoy a tea party with Clara after the 2 p.m. show. Tickets are $22 with the tea party and $18 without.
Start your holiday shopping at this annual event! The ceramic students and faculty present functional and fine art ceramic works for sale.
With Christmas right around the corner we're your place to get decorating!
For a memorable holiday breakfast, bring your kids to eat alongwith the holiday character, The Grinch.
This charming operatic tale by John Davies uses the music of Arthur Sullivan (Pirates of Penzance, H.M.S. Pinafore, The Gondoliers) to tell this classic fairy tale. Shows are at 9:30 and 11 a.m.
Kids can create holiday gifts at Santa’s Craft Workshop.