Events

Dec
08

Christmas Joy

06:00 PM - 07:30 PM
  • FREE
  • Purcellville, VA
  • Rebekah McCormick

Christmas Joy - FREE Family Concert: The Patrick Henry College Youth Music Academy Choir and Orchestra presents, Christmas Joy, Sunday, December 8th at 6:00pm at the Barbara Hodel Center, Patrick Henry College, 10 Patrick Henry Circle, Purcellville, VA. The performance will feature a festive selection of classical and contemporary music sure to delight your entire family. FREE admission, donations welcome. For more information, please visit www.phc.edu/youth-music-academy or follow us @PHCYouthMusicAcademy.

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Dec
08

Neighborhood Noel

06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
  • Free
  • Bristow, VA
  • Andrea Reed

Celebrate the Christmas season at our first Tree Lighting. Special guest will be the Patriot High School Choir. Bring family and friends to sing and worship. Enjoy hot cocoa and homemade goodies! Please bring a food item for our Food Pantry

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Dec
08

Supporting the Persecuted Church

12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
  • Free
  • Washington, DC
  • Fr. Carleton C. Clarke

Jeremy Frith, executive director of Barnabas Aid USA, will provide an overview of the persecution of Christians around the world, featuring testimony from survivors like Pastor Umar Mulinde of Uganda, the victim of an acid attack. He will describe the activities of Barnabas Aid, which is known for its informative country-by-country surveys of persecution and financial support of on-site organizations assisting the endangered faithful. He will discuss the varied forms of oppression suffered by one Christian in ten and what we can do about it.

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Dec
08
  • free
  • Fairfax, VA
  • Terry Leonard

This fun and unique musical will have you laughing, singing along and remembering the true reason for the Christmas season. “The Little Drummer Dude” takes place during the time Jesus was born and we see the story through the eyes of the wise men, a traveling band and a little drummer dude. There will be a Reception immediately following the 11am Gathering on that Sunday. There is also a performance at 6 pm.

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Dec
08

Journey Through Bethlehem

03:00 PM - 06:00 PM
  • FREE
  • Olney, MD
  • Darlene Maxfield

Journey Through Bethlehem, An Interactive Walk-Thru play that allows you to experience the sights and sounds of Bethlehem the night Christ was born. Cookies and warm cider, 30 minute tours, throughout the day, finish at the end with singing along to beautiful Christmas music. A wonderful way to start the Christmas Season. Begin a new family tradition.

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Dec
10

Breast Cancer Fitness Walk

08:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • $30
  • Indian Head, MD
  • Brittany Arbin

Enjoy morning snacks, fitness warmup and a 3 mile walk! Lunch, raffles and door prizes after walk; proceeds support the Sisters at Heart Breast Cancer Support Group of Southern Maryland. Event is rain or shine.

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Dec
13

Christmas Program

05:00 PM - 08:00 PM
  • FREE!!!!!
  • Arlington, VA
  • Secethia Boardley-Davis

The First Baptist Church of Clarendon Child Development Center is celebrating its 50th Anniversary. Since opening its doors to provide care and early learning for children in 1969 every December children have celebrated the birth of Jesus in stories and songs. To mark this 50th celebration the FBCC CDC is inviting the 'people in their neighborhood', near and far to join them for a live nativity, carolers, a hot chocolate bar and food truck.

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Dec
13
  • No Cost
  • Mclean, VA
  • Kimberly Wenk

All are welcome and invited to enjoy the sounds of the season and the excitement of live animals in the creche on Friday 12/13 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm, at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 1545 Chain Bridge Rd, Mclean. There is no charge to attend, and it is open to the entire community, so bring your whole family, neighbors, and friends to get into the Christmas spirit! Children are invited to put on angel or shepherd costumes, and visit the live animals, maybe pet a bunny or baby lamb! At 7:30 everyone is invited inside to experience a concert of many choirs - adult, children and bell choirs. The concert can be enjoyed by music lovers of all ages, children are welcome! You can also sing along with favorite Christmas Carols. After the wonder of the starry night warm up inside with complimentary hot chocolate, a treat from the Bake Sale, All are invited, so come one, come all, help us share the spirit of Christmas!

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Dec
14

13th Annual Christmas Market

10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • free
  • Sunderland, MD
  • Sue Pierce

Expert craftsmen with sensational gifts for your holiday giving, homemade gourmet cocoa and Glühwein, music and home-baked goods make the 13th Annual Christmas Market the place to be Sat, 14 Dec, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at All Saints' Episcopal Church Parish Hall, corner of Rts 2 & 4, Sunderland, MD. Bring your red or green boot mug from previous years to buy beverage refills. Rain, snow or shine! Free admission & parking. Proceeds benefit parish & community projects.

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Dec
14

Christmas at the Barn

02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
  • Free
  • Lovettsville, VA
  • Sissy Estep

Christmas at the Barn is a holiday celebration for families of children with special needs. Visit our petting zoo, make an ornament, eat yummy allergen-free cupcakes, and, of course, meet Santa. More info on our Facebook page, Grace Acres Farm.

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