Crofton and Surrounding Area Current Events
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!
1041 MD 3 N Gambrills, MD 21054
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.
Bowie Town Center
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.