Catch the contagious holiday spirit at our 41st Annual Midnight Madness. Enjoy dining and shopping in Old Ellicott City with strolling carolers, Santa, the Main Street Tree Lighting and more. Come see what’s new in Old Ellicott City!
Visit Santa! 4 – 8pm at Firehouse Museum
Santa will be in residence to say hello to all good girls & boys.
Parents are welcome to take their own photos!
Little Elves’ Workshop 4 – 7pm at Pivot
Kids crafting activities for a nominal fee with complimentary snacks
Tree Lighting Ceremony 6pm at
Baltimore & Ohio Ellicott City Station Museum
Enjoy performances by Long Reach High School Madrigals, hear from County Executive Calvin Ball, and help us count down to the Main Street tree lighting
Outdoor Holiday Market 6pm – 12am at The Wine Bin
Live music, wine/beer garden, food by Little Market Cafe and artisan gifts
OEC Charming Holidays continues
Get your starter bracelet at A Journey from Junk or Reclaimed by You (for a small donation to ECP) and collect charms at 39 participating businesses free with purchase. Get all the details HERE
Lyft & Uber are encouraged!
Lower Main (East): Old Mill Cafe – 4 Frederick Rd Ellicott City 21043
Upper Main (West): Roger Carter Center – 3000 Milltown Dr Ellicott City 21043
FREE PARK & RIDE SHUTTLES 5PM – 12AM
Catch the continuous running shuttle at these locations:
George Howard Building (3430 Court House Drive)
Circuit Courthouse (8360 Court Avenue)
Firehouse Museum (3829 Church Road at Main Street)
The Wine Bin (8390 Main Street)
St Peter’s Episcopal Church (3695 Rogers Avenue)
Special thanks to our generous sponsor Patapsco Heritage Greenway!