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Holiday events illuminate the season

Holiday events illuminate the season

The holiday season is upon us. Why stay in this Christmas when there's so much to do? Quit roasting chestnuts and get old Jack Frost off your nose. Bundle up, pack your overnight bag and take a quick trip. We've found some of the best places in and around Maryland to tour, learn, shop, eat, play and more.


Winterfest of Lights, through Jan.1, Ocean City. Board the Winterfest Express train and join in song with Christmas carols, while passing by spectacular lighted displays. Visit Winterfest Village located inside a pavilion, buy hot chocolate from various vendors, take pictures with Santa...