It’s that time of year again! Time for family trips to the pumpkin patch, a brisk stroll on the boardwalk and beach, and getting a jump start on your holiday shopping and decorating. We know all these fun Fall festivities can really work up an appetite, so make sure you carve out time for feasting on some of the fresh local seafood and spirits on Maryland’s Coast!
Explore what the shore has to offer by visiting the historic towns of Berlin, Snow Hill, and Pocomoke, where there are planned activities for all ages to enjoy. Here are some local events that are sure to get the whole family in the holiday spirit!
Fall Glow Walk Berlin – November 5, 2021, 4:30 – 7pm
Get your glow on as you go! Enjoy a fun free walk starting in Stephen Decatur Park. This event is hosted by the Berlin Parks Commission in partnership with the Worcester County Health Department Just Walk Worcester program. There will be a free raffle entry for every walker.
Ice Ice Berlin & Tree Lighting – November 26, 2021, 5:30pm
14 S Main Street, Berlin, MD
Ice Ice Berlin is back for 2021! Check out the artistically carved ice sculptures created by artist Eric Cantine. Berlin’s community will light up the town’s Christmas Tree at 6pm and shops will be open later than normal business hours for all to browse, shop, and enjoy! Keep an eye out for a visit from Santa too!
Snow Hill Seafood Festival - November 6, 2021, 1-5pm
Green Street, Snow Hill, MD
The Snow Hill Seafood Festival is an “all you can eat” experience. Try some of our local fan favorite oyster dishes and other seafood delicacies. Local businesses will create their own seafood specialty for the event. Wash down your dinner with bottomless beer and then put your dancing shoes on! The festival includes two live bands, prizes and more! It’s an event you won’t want to miss.
Sassy Girl Holiday Open House – November 22, 12-8pm
Sassy Girl Boutique, 114 W. Green St. Snow Hill, MD
New arrivals in fashion, gifts, home accents, and holiday décor. This is the 19th annual holiday open house and largest event of the year for Sassy Girl Boutique. Get 15% off storewide and a complimentary ornament with your purchase!
Christmas Arts & Crafts Festival - November 13, 2021, 9am – 3pm
Pocomoke Community Center, 1410 Market St, Pocomoke City, MD
Who doesn’t love a handmade gift to brighten up their holidays? The Christmas Arts & Crafts Festival in Pocomoke attracts the best of the Eastern Shore’s artists and craftsmen to showcase and sell their products. If you haven’t visited the new community center in town, this is your chance.
Enchanted Florist Christmas Open House - Friday, November 12, 2021, 9am – 6pm
Enchanted Florist, 145 Market St # B, Pocomoke City, MD
Enchanted Florist is hosting their Annual Christmas Open House with door prizes and sale items! Browse through all the Christmas Decor, Candles, Lotions, Gnomes, Gift Items, Flags, Door Mats, and Simply Southern! Want a sweet treat while you’re shopping? The Samaritan Shelter will be at the Open House selling baked goods to all shoppers.
Winterfest of Lights - November 18, 2021 – January 1, 2022, 5:30 – 9:30pm
Northside Park – 200 125th Street, Ocean City, MD
Oh, Holy Lights! That’s what you get when you go to Winterfest of Lights in Ocean City! This light tour takes you through thousands of sparkling holiday lights and animated light displays located along a paved path in Northside Park. Sip on hot chocolate while you browse through the gift shop and don’t forget to get a photo with Santa! Check out the 50-foot Christmas tree and make Winterfest of Lights a holiday tradition. Admission is $5 for guests 12 years and older and FREE for children 11 years and younger.
Holiday Shoppers Fair - November 26-28, 2021
4001 Coastal Highway, Roland E. Powell Convention Center, Ocean City, MD
Check out unique merchandise, handmade products, nautical, candles, photography, florals, jewelry, ceramics, and more at the Ocean City Holiday Shoppers Fair. The three-day event includes 150 vendors with great gifts, household items, door prizes, a food court, free parking, and a shopper’s lounge. Bring the kids with you for fun children’s activities and face painting