Maggie Jehn, of Ellicott City, gives a tour of the passageway of Montpelier Mansion during the annual candlelight tours, scheduled this year for Dec. 13 and 14. (File photo / December 6, 2012)

Take a Holiday Candlelight Tour of Montpelier Mansion Friday, Dec. 13 and Sat., Dec. 14, from 6 to 9 p.m., at 9650 Muirkirk Road. Local garden clubs display creative skills throughout the house with holiday greens and candlelight. Area performers entertain with festive music nightly. Light refreshments will be served. The last tour begins 8:30 p.m. Arts and crafts are available for the whole family

Cost is $3 for adults, $1 for ages 6 to 18; and free for ages 5 and under. Friday night Girl Scouts get in free. Saturday Boy Scouts get in free. For information, call 301-377-7817 or go to