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Crofton and Surrounding Area Current Events

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Pratt Street Market

Take a break from your desk, stretch your legs, and grab a bite to eat on Pratt Street!

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10 E. Pratt Street
Baltimore, 21201

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May 4 - September 28 2023
11am - 2pm


Hocus Pocus: Pumpkin Sign Paint Night

Join us for a creative and fun night painting pumpkin-shaped wooden signs! No experience needed; we provide pre-drawn designs and talented instructors to guide you. Tickets are $40 each, benefiting Saving Grace. Check-in begins at 5:30pm, instruction starts promptly at 6:00pm. Food truck on-site, or bring your own snacks. Let your imagination soar!

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1041 MD 3 N Gambrills, MD 21054

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September 27, 2023


Savor Bowie FallFest 2023 Food Wine and Music Festival

Come together for complimentary food and wine tastings, accompanied with the sound of live music! Funds raised will go to Concerts for Causes.

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Bowie Town Center
Bowie, 20716

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October 14 - 15, 2023

Crofton and Surrounding Area Annual Events

Crofton and its surrounding areas host several annual events that are not to be missed. From community festivals to holiday celebrations, these events offer something for everyone. Here are some of the most popular annual events in Crofton and its surrounding areas.

Spring & Summer Events

Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza


The annual Easter Egg Party is a fun-filled event for children of all ages, featuring an exciting egg hunt, engaging games, catchy songs, and a special visit from the Easter Bunny. Parents can capture the magical moments while their little ones participate in the festivities, creating unforgettable memories for all who attend.

Crofton Farmers Market


The Crofton Farmers Market is a vibrant event with over 50 local vendors offering fresh, locally-sourced produce, artisanal crafts, and other delightful products. The food trucks serve a delectable array of culinary delights that are sure to tantalize your taste buds, making it a must-visit destination for foodies.

United States Boat Shows


Annapolis City Dock, known as "Ego Alley," transforms into a boater's paradise each year for the United States Powerboat Show (Oct. 5-8) and United States Sailboat Show (Oct. 12-15). Join thousands of enthusiasts to explore the latest boats, maritime tech, and products at the world's largest in-water boat show. Stay for the weekend in Annapolis, near BWI, or Arundel Mills Entertainment region.

Fall & Winter Events

Annapolis Chocolate Binge Festival


Join us at the Annapolis Chocolate Binge Festival on December 3rd from 11 am - 5 pm on West Street. Celebrate all things cocoa with family-friendly fun! This year's highlights include a gingerbread house contest hosted by Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County. Open to all, showcase your creativity and win fabulous prizes. Don't miss the display at the Visitor Center from December 4-11. Get ready for a delightful cocoa-filled experience!

Silver Spring Christmas Market and Holiday Craft Fair


The Silver Spring Christmas Market and Holiday Craft Show, held at Veterans Plaza, showcases over 80 local small businesses, crafters, and artisans offering unique and high-quality gifts such as handmade arts and crafts, jewelry, baked goods, and body care products. Attendees can support local businesses, get a head start on holiday shopping, and enjoy an unforgettable experience.

Official Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl Baltimore's Christmas Pub Crawl


The Baltimore Pub Crawl's Ugly Sweater edition is a festive holiday event that allows attendees to experience Baltimore's lively nightlife scene with holiday-themed drink deals. Attendees can show off their holiday outfits, enjoy the company of like-minded partygoers, and create unforgettable memories, making it a perfect way to indulge in the holiday spirit.