The holidays are coming up, and while they can be a lot of fun, they can also be stressful. We’d like to remove some of this stress with our holiday guide.

Eldersburg, MD Holiday Extravaganza

The Holiday Extravaganza is coming back to Eldersburg again this year!

The event features:

  • Crafters
  • Vendors
  • Local businesses
  • Music
  • Brown bag auctions
  • 50/50s
  • Santa
  • And much more!

The Holiday Extravaganza will take place at the Freedom Optimist Community Center located at 6315 Sykesville Rd, Sykesville, Maryland 21784 on December 15th, 2018 from 10am to 3pm.

Holiday Marketplaces in Westminster, MD

The Carroll County Farmer’s Market is the best place to get fresh produce and local goods all year round, and the holidays are no different.

Quality local crafters at the Carroll County Christmas Farmers Market with 5 more Saturdays to shop. Hours 8-2 at the Ag Center, Westminster, Md. Support local businesses.

Posted by Carroll County Farmers Market on Thursday, November 15, 2018


The Christmas Markets are held every Saturday until the Saturday before Christmas. The Carroll County Agricultural Center is located at 706 Agricultural Center Drive, Westminster MD 21157.

A Charlie Brown Jazz Christmas

Looking to jazz up your holidays?

The Eric Byrd Trio will once again be performing a live performance to coincide with a screening of the classic: A Charlie Brown Christmas.

A Charlie Brown Jazz Christmas

The show will be put on at the Carroll County Arts Center located at 91 West Main Street, Westminster, MD, 21157.

The show schedules are as follows:

  • Friday, December 21, 2018 – 8pm
  • Saturday, December 22, 2018 – 3pm
  • Saturday, December 22, 2018 – 8pm

Cost is $14 for adults and $10 for those under 25 and over 60. CCAC members receive an additional 10% off.

Visit the Carroll County Arts Council website to purchase tickets.

If you’d like to know more about Holiday events in Westminster, then please check out the Westminster Holiday Guide written by our sister site,

Mt. Airy Main Street Marketplace

If you live in or near Mt. Airy, then why not come to one of their seasonal marketplaces.

Mt. Airy Maryland Main Streetl

Local shops and vendors will be all up and down main street. Make sure to check out Mt. Airy’s new museum too: the Historical Society of Mt. Airy museum.

The seasonal marketplace will take place on Sunday December 2nd and December 16th, 2018 from noon to 4pm.

Get a Locally Grown Christmas Tree

When you’re looking to buy your tree this year, make sure you buy it locally. It’s always better when we can keep business local.

Carroll County Christmas Trees

If you’d like to find a local tree vendor, then check out They’ve mapped out a number of different Christmas tree vendor sites all across Carroll County, all locally grown.


Have a happy holiday Carroll County!