December Saturdays

December Saturdays mean all day activities, holiday lights, late-night shopping and dining, live music on the street, and a free trolley to guide your way! During each of the first four Saturdays in December, celebrate the Holiday Season in Downtown Frederick by shopping and dining local.

Whether you’ve lived here for years, or you’re a first time visitor, December Saturdays are a great time to discover something new about Downtown Frederick.

 


 

PARKING & TRAVEL

Start planning your trip today. Access travel and parking information for Downtown Frederick at www.parkfrederick.org and download a map of downtown businesses.

Looking for a place to stay? Check out downtown accommodations here. You can also find many great places to stay located outside of Downtown Frederick. Visit the Tourism Council of Frederick County’s website for a full list of hotels, bed & breakfasts, vacation rentals, cabins and camping and check out our special First Saturday rates available at participating hotels!

View First Saturday Hotel Rates

 

 

DECEMBER 7 / First Saturday in Downtown Frederick

Explore the city with a First Saturday Scavenger Hunt, enjoy hot cocoa and s’more stations throughout downtown and sway to the sound of live music and carolers as you shop your night away.

 

DECEMBER 14 / Shop ‘n Stroll

Shop your way through downtown while enjoying beer, wine and non-alcoholic tastings at participating locations.

 

DECEMBER 21 / Last Stop + Shop

Downtown Frederick is filled with holiday spirit! Find the perfect gift for everyone on your list as you enjoy beautiful window displays, holiday lights, carolers, Santa visits and local shopping.

 

 

HOT COCOA & S’MORES

Stay cozy and warm with free hot cocoa & s’mores roasting stations each weekend! All stations are open from 5-9pm and available while supplies last.

 

TROLLEY STOPS

While you’re here, take advantage of the free trolley! The trolley runs every 15 minutes from 3pm – 9pm and has five convenient stops throughout downtown. It’s completely free and runs each of the first four Saturdays in December! Just hop on and ride. Download a trolley route map here.

  • Little Pottery Shop | 117 N East St
  • Delaplaine Arts Center | 40 S Carroll St
  • Patrick Street Stop | 33 E Patrick St
  • Brewer’s Alley | 124 N Market St
  • Bravura Arts and Framing | 428 N Market St
For additional information about Downtown Frederick, stop by the First Saturday Kiosk located at the corner of Market Street and Church Street, each Saturday from 3-9pm.

Start:

December 7, 2019 5:00 PM

End:

December 7, 2019 9:00 PM

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Fees & Tickets

Free

This event has no entrance fee

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Address:

Downtown Frederick, MD

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