Black Friday/Small Business Saturday – doubledutch boutique

“Bat” Friday & Small Business Saturday – Bazaar

Holiday Open House – HeARTwares

On November 28th, 5-7pm, join us for an evening of merriment and celebration as we commemorate the fifth anniversary of HeARTwares, Art with a Heart’s social enterprise/retail store. Not only is November 28th Small Business Saturday, but it is also the first day of the Miracle on 34th Street lights!

Come to HeARTwares to enjoy light refreshments (provided by Relay Foods!), holiday shopping, and the opportunity to participate in a community art project. For more info, please email Christina Ralls at or call 410-366-8886.

Sip, Snack, & Shop

First Friday – Atomic Books


Friday, December 4. 7-10PM.
Eightbar. Atomic Books.

It’s the exhibition and release party for The Atomic Book Company’s, The Baltimore Coloring Book Project Volume 2, with art by:

Tom Chalkley
Ben Claassen III
Nick DiFabbio
Alex Fine
Monica Gallagher
Kate Haberer
Laurent Hrybyk
Jordan Jeffries
Bob Kathman
Will Laren
Melody Often
Mike Riley
Whitney Sherman
Robert Young

It’s also the final First Friday of 2015 in Hampden with special holiday treats from the Golden West Cafe!

RSVP (preferred but not required)

First Friday – Play Café


Something for everyone at Play Café Baltimore the first Friday in December.

Starting at 9:30am with our First Friday Storytime and Sing Along with Aunt Whiz. Geared to toddlers aged 2-4, however older and younger children would also definitely enjoy!

Then from 4-6pm we will be hosting a Handmade in Hampden Happy Hour. This will be the first in a series of “Handmade in Hampden” where we will host a BYOB happy hour where neighborhood moms (and dads) will be selling their handmade crafts, jewelry, clothes, and toys. Perfect timing for getting a little Christmas shopping done AND checking out the 34th street lights.

Miracle in the Showroom – Make Studio

First Friday – Charlotte Elliott

Mayor’s Christmas Parade