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Celebrate Frederick: The Holidays Events

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The Holidays Events

Candlelight House Tour

This self-guided walking tour takes visitors inside private homes elaborately adorned with holiday decor throughout Historic Frederick. Visitors are delighted year after year with the architectural nuances, decorations and historical significance of these magnificent homes.

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Festival of Lights sponsored by Friends Meeting School

Don’t miss one of the holiday season’s most inspiring events. Each year the Festival of Lights brings the true spirit of the season to young and old alike.

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Holiday Art Competition sponsored by PNC Bank

Frederick during the holidays will be and on display for the Annual Holiday Art Competition at the Delaplaine Visual Arts Center. Take in a delightful exhibit in the Gardiner Gallery of original holiday artwork created by local Frederick artists.

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Kris Kringle Procession sponsored by Frederick County Bank in partnership with Key 103.1 and 106.9 The Eagle

Kris Kringle is coming to town as the star of this year’s Kris Kringle Procession. The event begins at the corner of South Carroll and East Patrick Streets in Frederick and ends in Baker Park with the lighting of the City Tree.


Scents & Sweets Competition and Auction

The holidays bring out the creativity in all of us, so why not let the gingerbread structures and floral arrangements at this year’s Scents & Sweets competition inspire you?