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Check Out Bistro 300 in the Hyatt Regency Baltimore..
Brunch, Lunch, & Dinner + Daily Specials

For details see Hyatt Regency Baltimore

Devaux Champagne
Perfect For The Holiday Season...

"In Bar-sur-Seine, in the heart of the Champagne region, in the Côte des Bar, Champagne DEVAUX plays music with an open range of tones...the Collection D champagnes, with their sensual and open rhythms...the Classiques champagnes and their charming and captivating tones...and the 100% Pinot Noir, wines with an intense and harmonious pace."
Request at your favorite wine & spirits store.
Perfect for holiday celebrations
More info: www.champagne-devaux.com/index.asp

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Diane has met and interviewed many celebrities through her Entertainment Reporting in and around Baltimore.

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Chef's Expressions Wine Dinners
Gramercy Mansion
Enjoy a fabulous, elegant dinner paired with amazing wines. Great for a special date night...Treat someone you love to a memorable evening.

Visit www.ChefsExpressions.com for full schedule of wine dinners and complete menus


Check Out The Full Schedule of All Waterfront Activities This Holiday Season in Baltimore....


Opens for the Season NOV 13!

Top of the Amphitheater, Inner Harbor

Located between the Harborplace Pavilions



Polar Express in 4-D 
National Aquarium in Baltimore
Nov. 13 - Jan. 3
Feel the gentle snowfall, smell hot cocoa in the air and see images leap from the screen as you experience a skeptical young boy’s extraordinary train ride to the North Pole.
Polar Express in 4-D


Visit Santa and have your photos taken at his new home inside Harborplace Light Street Pavilion

Nov. 20 until Christmas Eve


Nov 26th - Dec 27th 2015
Inner Harbor
West Shore Park
501 Light St. 
Baltimore, MD 21230
Sun. - Thur. 11am - 7pm
Fri. - Sat. 11am - 8pm 
Free Weekday Admission! 


The Downtown Partnership guide to all the must-see holiday events in Downtown Baltimore. Enjoy tree lightings in Federal Hill, Ice Skate in the Inner Harbor, performances at Downtown theaters and check out the Downtown Gift Guide.
Holiday Guide


November 27-29
Timonium Fairgrounds
Three-day extravaganza of fairyland forests, gingerbread towns and toy train gardens complemented by over 100 gift boutiques, holiday goodies and activities for kids of all age


3rd Annual Pet Pictures with Santa
Hosted by Harbor East and the Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter (BARCS)
Sunday, Nov. 29, from 12:00-4:00P
BARCS staff will be on hand to collect donated
pet food and toys
Pet Pictures with Santa


Monument Lighting
The Downtown Partnership Holiday Monument Lighting
Thursday, December 3 5-8P
Enjoy nearly 30 food and community vendors and a spectacular line up of entertainers.



December 4-5
Lyric Opera House
This show will take the audience on a magical journey into three timeless fairytales that bring your favorite classic Disney princesses to life once again!
Disney Live! Three Classic Fairy Tales


Saturday, December 5
1840's Ballroom  Downtown Baltimore
3 Sessions: Noon-3P, 4P-7P, 8P-11P
All You Can Sample ..over 50 Beers & Food Tastings.


Dollar or Less Days
December 5 & 6
Visit the Science Center, National Aquarium, Top of the World Observation Level, Historic Ships and the Christmas Village + More Downtown Attractions for just $1 or Less ..More Details Dollar or Less Days



December 10   7:30P
Performing Arts Center at The Lyric
The show features classic Christmas hits from Mannheim Steamroller and dazzling multimedia effects in an intimate setting. 
More details & tickets:


December 10-13
Royal Farms Arena
For the first time ever in Baltimore, your super heroes are going to be saving the city and you will be able to see your favorite superheroes and villains live and up close!
Marvel Universe Live!


Friday, December 11
SECU Arena at Towson University
Robin Thicke | The Vamps | Rachel Platten | OMI
More Info & Tickets: Mistletoe Meltdown


Visit www.semicolonclub.org/rock4life-2 to make
a donation, purchase tickets, or become a sponsor.


December 26 & 27  1P & 5P
Performing Arts Center at The Lyric
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical is so faithful to the original show that it practically transports audience members into the television special. For tickets & more details:



Baltimore New Years Eve Celebration
December 31
Welcome 2016 at the Inner Harbor with live music, an official countdown and a colorful fireworks display at midnight.

Maryland Balloon Flights
Want a different idea for a date? A romantic Anniversary or Birthday  
surprise? Pilot Matt Lidinsky, who lives in Baldwin, MD. runs a successful Hot Air Balloon Ride Business. You can visit his web site
http://www.marylandballoonflights.com  to find out how to book a flight during this beautiful time of the year.



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