Kick off your holiday season with all day shopping in Downtown Frederick! Parking is FREE, shops open early and stay open late, and Downtown Frederick is filled with holiday cheer and decorations.
A special thanks to our 2021 Frosty Friday sponsor
MAIN SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
All Day (9AM-9PM) – enjoy extended shopping hours at 40+ downtown stores and restaurants, sing along to familiar holiday music in the streets, and experience the wonder of Downtown Frederick with thousands of twinkling lights & charming storefront decorations.
8AM – Frosty Friday Breakfast at participating restaurants. Fuel up for a busy day of shopping and festivities. (locations listed below)
9AM – Early Bird Bag Giveaway for the first 100 shoppers who line up at 30 N Market St. Bags feature a mix of unique goodies from downtown businesses!
11AM – Snowflake Tree opens at 30 N Market St. Earn a free gift from under the tree by shopping with two or more downtown businesses during Frosty Friday. Show receipts totaling at least $100 and pick your present from under the tree! (while supplies last)
12-3PM – Photos with Santa at 30 N Market St. Snap a few photos with our jolly Santa in your new matching hat provided by Woodsboro Bank!
3-6PM – Santa Yourself Selfie Station, just in case you missed the big guy – stop by our selfie station and snap a few festive pics on your own!
4-9PM – Marshmallow Roasting Fire Pits are open all throughout downtown to warm you up and give you a quick sugar rush. ‘Tis the season! (while supplies last)
6PM – Frosty Friday Holiday Cocktail Competition kicks off at participating locations. Enjoy these creative $5 concoctions and vote for your favorite before midnight.
FROSTY FRIDAY MAP
PARKING & TRAVEL
Staying the whole weekend? Plamondon Hospitality Partners and Downtown Frederick Partnership have teamed up to offer 15% off your stay. Choose from six fantastic hotels all with a special price that’s 15% off rack rate. Extend your visit and do it in comfort!
FROSTY FRIDAY BREAKFAST (8am)
Fuel up for a full day of shopping and holiday fun at these delicious downtown eateries open early by 8AM!
Beans and Bagels (49 E Patrick St)
Brewer’s Alley (124 N Market St)
Cafe Nola (4 E Patrick St)
Frederick Coffee Co. and Cafe (100 N East St)
Gravel & Grind (15 E 6th St)
Isabella’s Taverna & Tapas Bar (44 N Market St)
Perfect Blend Cafe (31 W Patrick St)
Pizza & Pretzel Creations (210 N Market St)
Showroom (800 N East St)
LIVE MUSIC (all day)
9AM-12PM – Darryl Brenzel @ 30 N Market St
9AM-12PM – Barrett & Bayer @ Edgeworks Knife & Supply (200 N Market St)
12-3PM – Manu Medina @ 30 N Market St
12-3PM – Mike Schirf @ The Trail House (17 S Market St)
3-6PM – Hector Quintana @ 30 N Market St
3-6PM – Grace Group @ Luv Pup (119 E Patrick St)
4-7PM – The Crossroads @ Everedy Square & Shab Row (corner of Church & East St)
5-8PM – Stonehouse Brass Band @ 33 E Patrick St
6-9PM – Papa Uke @ 30 N Market St
6-9PM – Painted Trillium @ Velvet Lounge (203 N Market St)
SHOPS OPEN FROM AT LEAST 9AM-9PM
The following shops are open for all day shopping from at least 9AM-9PM during Frosty Friday. Thank you for shopping local this holiday season!
|AnaVia||4 E 7th St|
|Chappelle Candle Co.||25 E Patrick St|
|Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience||103 S Carroll St|
|COAST Designs||18 E 2nd St|
|Crème de la Creme||207 N Market St|
|Curious Iguana||12 N Market St|
|Dancing Bear Toys||15 E Patrick St|
|DISTRICT Arts||15 N Market St|
|District East||880 N East St|
|Dream House||102 E Patrick St|
|Earthly Elements||33 N Market St|
|Ec’clectibles||13 E Patrick St|
|Edgeworks Knife and Supply||200 N Market St|
|Frederick Wig Company||7 N Court St|
|Hunting Creek Outfitters||29 N Market St|
|Lebherz Oil & Vinegar Emporium||214 N Market St|
|Luv Pup||119 E Patrick St|
|North Market Pop Shop||241 N Market St|
|Peace||118 E Patrick St|
|Potters’ Guild of Frederick||14 S Market St|
|Relish Decor||38 E Patrick St|
|Rust||218 N Market St|
|Savage Soaps||10 E Church St|
|Showroom||882 N East St|
|Sisters in Style||116 N East St|
|Sky’s The Limit||200-A N Market St|
|Tenth Ward Distilling Company||55 E Patrick St|
|The Candy Kitchen||52 N Market St|
|The Center . Sound . MInd . Body||28 E 6th St|
|The Kitchenette||217 N Market St|
|The Muse||19 N Market St|
|The Original Popcorn House||39 S Market St|
|The Pasta Palette||121 N Market St|
|The Perfect Blend Cafe||31 W Patrick St|
|The Trail House||17 S Market St|
|Treaty General Store||30 E Patrick St|
|Velvet Lounge Boutique||203 N Market St|
|Vintage MC||24 E Patrick St|
|Zoe’s Chocolate Co.||121-A N Market St|
SPECIAL EVENTS (around town)
Don’t miss these extra special events and activities happening all around downtown during Frosty Friday! Click each event for more info.
Holiday Samplers @ L.O.V.E (9am-9pm)
Pop Shop Door Busters @ North Market Pop Shop (9am-9pm)
Velvet Lounge Free People Holiday Pop-up @ Citizens Ballroom (9am-8pm)
Operation Sparkle: Holiday Lights Scavenger Hunt @ participating locations (all day)
Doorbusters, Deals & Drinks @ Smooch! Studio (10am-6pm)
Holiday Art Showcase @ Frederick Arts Council (11am-2pm)
Frederick MADE PopUp Shop @ Frederick MADE (12-5pm)
Gift with Purchase @ Tiara Day (12-5:30pm)
Deck the Walls @ Gallery 322 (12-8pm)
Winter Liqueur Release @ Tenth Ward Distilling (12-10pm)
Local Mead Tasting @ Firestone’s Market (1-4pm)
Lightwire Theater: A Very Electric Christmas @ The Weinberg (2-3pm)
Sailing Through the Winter Solstice @ Carroll Creek Park (dusk-dawn)
MARSHMALLOW ROASTING FIRE PITS (while supplies last)
From 4-9PM, cozy up next to one of our fire pits and roast a marshmallow over the flickering flames. All marshmallow roasting stations will be open while supplies last.
Everedy Square & Shab Row (corner of Church & East St)
Olde Mother Brewing (526 N Market St)
30 N Market St
United Steam Fire Engine Company #3 (79 S Market St)
15 E Patrick St (the alleyway next to Dancing Bear Toys)
Cowork Frederick (122 E Patrick St)
FROSTY FRIDAY HOLIDAY COCKTAIL COMPETITION (starting at 6pm)
Enjoy creative $5 concoctions at these participating locations… and don’t forget to vote for your favorite before midnight! Vote by liking the photo of your favorite cocktail in the Frosty Friday Cocktail Competition photo album on our Facebook page (facebook.com/downtownfrederick).
Bushwaller’s (209 N Market St) – The Hot Peppy
Cellar Door (5 E Church St) – Wintry Mix Cosmo
Coco Cabana (129 N Market St) – Christmas Creamtini
Isabella’s Taverna & Tapas (44 N Market St) – Rudolph’s Cosmo Fizz
JoJo’s Restaurant & Tap House (16-18 E Patrick St) – Get Frosted
La Paz (51 S Market St) – Jingle Juice
North Market Pop Shop (241 N Market St) – Pop Shop Red Hot Cider non-alcoholic
Olde Towne Tavern (325 N Market St) – Sugar Cookie Martini
Pizza & Pretzel Creations (210 N Market St) – THE Electric Blanket
Taco Daddy (137 N Market St) – The Grinch
Tenth Ward Distilling Company (55 E Patrick St) – Sno-jito
Truth and Beauty Bar & Kitchen (50 Carroll Creek Way, Suite 110) – Rudolph the Red-Nosed Mule
DON’T FORGET YOUR MASK!
Businesses are free to set their own policies with regard to face coverings. Please be considerate of staff who may not yet be vaccinated, and wear your mask if requested.
Spread joy. Shop safely. Wear a mask.