It’s cold outside! There may be a record breaking chill in the air, but there are lots of places to keep warm with your significant other this weekend! Here are our top picks for adult fun November 15 to 17!
Friday, November 15
Wine and Dinosaurs
Enjoy an exclusive look at the Science Center after dark as you wander—wine in hand—through the world of prehistoric predators and plant eaters. Engage with staff and enjoy their interactive demonstrations as they bring the world of the dinosaurs to life. You many also learn a thing or two about wine. $40. 7–9 p.m. Maryland Science Center, Baltimore.
Fall Greek Food Festival
Nov. 15—16. Not as big as the Annual Greek Festival but it’s the same great Greek food and pastries! 11 a.m.— 9 p.m. Ss. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, Annapolis.
A Christmas Carol, the Musical
Nov. 15 — Dec. 14. A spectacular adaptation of Charles Dickens’ most well-known story presented as a musical by 2nd Star Productions. $15—$25. Fridays and Saturdays showtime 8 p.m., Sundays 3 p.m. Bowie Playhouse at Whitemarsh Park, Bowie.
A Christmas Story at Toby’s Dinner Theatre
Nov. 8–Jan. 5. It’s the holiday season in 1940’s Indiana and bespectacled Ralphie Parker is on a quest for the Holy Grail of Christmas gifts! (You’ll shoot your eye out kid!) An infamous leg lamp, pink bunny PJ’s and a triple dog dare are just a few of the distractions that stand between Ralphie and his Christmas wish. With a terrific score by Pasek and Paul (Dear Evan Hansen, La La Land, The Greatest Showman). 49.50–$68. Toby’s Dinner Theatre, Columbia.
Saturday, November 16
Harbor Holiday Movies
Showing of “Planes, Trains and Automobiles,” rated PG. Bring blankets or lawn chairs. Free. 2 p.m. National Harbor.
Dvorak’s Te Deum and Rutter’s Gloria make a pair of joyous bookends for this concert of spectacular music for chorus and orchestra. Also featured on this program is Ola Gjeilo’s beautiful setting of Walt Whitman’s poem “Song of the Universal.” $18–$51. 8 p.m. Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, Annapolis.
Homestead Gardens’ Grand Illumination
Get in the holiday spirit at the lighting of the trees with 250,000 holiday lights, plus live music and train displays. Free. 5–9 p.m. Homestead Gardens, Davidsonville.
Holiday Open House at Willow Oak
Nov. 16–17. Start the holiday season at Willow Oak. Sample handmade teas and treats, view new Christmas items and ornaments. Enjoy Christmas music, door prizes and holiday cheer. Free. Noon–4 p.m. Severn.
Weird Science at Union Jacks
Annapolis’s high energy 80’s band performs all your favorite retro hits live on stage. 9:30 p.m. Union Jack’s of Annapolis.
Sunday, November 17
Learn about crabcakes and long ago picking houses of Crisfield-Crab Capital. Enjoy a crab cake and beverage then grab a seat on the Crabcake Tour Bus and enjoy 2 more stops for fabulous crabcakes. This is a great foodie tour for someone that loves crab! Price includes transportation and first round of crabcakes and 1 beverage of your choice. $75. Chesapeake Brewing Company, Annapolis.
For more date night fun, be sure to check our full Calendar of Events!