Holiday Mart, Jingle Bell Run, Hubcaps Concert and More in Howard County this Weekend

Looking for something exciting to do this weekend? Check out some of the fun things going on around town.


Each week, Patch puts together a list of local activities and events going on in your area this weekend.  Check back weekly and tell us in the comments if you know of any additional activities coming up.


The Hubcaps

  • Where: Turf Valley, 2700 Turf Valley Rd, Ellicott City
  • When: Friday, Nov. 30, 8:30 p.m.
  • Description:  Hubcaps perform a repertoire of Doo-Wop group harmony, Classic Rock and Roll, Rock-A-Billy, Motown, and R&B music.
  • Cost: $28


Holiday Mart

  • Where:  Gary J. Arthur Community Ctr, Mary Ellen Baker, Columbia
  • When: Saturday, Dec. 1, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Description:  40th annual event including 140 juried artisans.
  • Cost: $4 / Click here for a coupon.


Sunday Santa Brunch

  • Where:  Turf Valley, 2700 Turf Valley Rd., Ellicott City
  • When:  Saturday, Dec. 2, 9, 16, 23, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Description:  Alexandra's Restaurant hosts a brunch with Santa including a buffet with kid-friendly fare.
  • Cost: Adults: $30.95 / Children ages 4-12: $15.95 / Children under 4: Free


Jingle Bell 5k Run/Walk

  • Where:  Centennial Park, 10000 State Route 108, Columbia
  • When:  Saturday, Dec. 1, 9:30 a.m.
  • Description:  Arthritis Foundation's Jingle Bell 5k Run/Walk to benefit arthritis and related conditions.
  • Cost: $30


Holiday Mart

  • Where:  2400 Route 97, Cooksville
  • When: Saturday, Dec. 1, 10 a.m.
  • Description:  40th Annual Holiday Mart including 140 artisans, children’s craft corner, door prizes and more.
  • Cost: $5


The Nutcracker Live at Bain

  • Where:  Florence Bain Senior Center, 5470 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia
  • When:  Saturday, Dec. 1, 2 p.m.
  • Description:  Holiday performance including the Columbia Chamber Ballet.  Please call to reserve your seat in advance at 410-313-7213.
  • Cost: Free


Holiday Festival of Trains

  • Where: B&O Railroad Museum: Ellicott City Station, 2711 Maryland Ave, Ellicott City
  • When: Friday, Nov. 23 – Sunday, Jan. 27, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Description:  B&O Railroad museum's annual holiday celebration of toy trains and model railroading. New this year is a custom built 360 degree LEGO model train layout created by The Washington D.C. Metropolitan Area LEGO Train Club.
  • Cost: $16 (50% off admission for new, unwrapped toys for donation to Toys for Tots)


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