December 15, 2021

Silver Spring Arts and Entertainment District Still in Tune with the Holidays  

The Silver Spring Arts and Entertainment District has more holiday events to enjoy. Upcoming events in Silver Spring include activities from the more than 100 arts and humanities organizations, popular arts venues, attractions and entertainment businesses in the Arts and Entertainment District.   

Reservations or tickets are required for many of the events. The schedule includes:  
  • The Akhmedova Ballet Academy is presenting a bold remastering of Nutcracker this holiday season in a special production of “Equal-Rights Night” presented at Montgomery College’s Cultural Arts Center in Silver Spring at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 18.    
Downtown Silver Spring also has a “Gifting Tower” as an unexpected and anything-but-ordinary holiday display by Design Foundry. The whimsical Gifting Tower, with its precariously stacked packages on a classic camper van, invokes fond memories of the joy and chaos of traveling home for the holidays. Enjoy the Sounds of the Season with holiday concerts by community groups every weekend through Saturday, Dec. 18. Performances include:    
  • Saturday, Dec. 18: Noon: Montgomery Blair’s InToneNation; 1:30 p.m.: Banneker Middle School Concert Choir; 3 p.m.: Drop the Mic   
Other holiday opportunities will include:   
  • The Cheer Station by The Eleanor. Cozy cocktails or spiked hot cider from noon to 6 p.m. through Dec. 18.
  • The Majestic Theater is showing the holiday movie National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation on Saturday, Dec. 18.
For more information on Silver Spring events, visit the Silver Spring website.