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For more information about any of these events, please call our Event Reservations and Information Line: 410-267-7619.

Refund Policy: Tickets to Historic Annapolis events are nonrefundable unless otherwise stated. Historic Annapolis will refund all prepayments if it cancels a program.

Tuesday, December 02, 2014
Paca Girlfriends Shopping Night
Historic Annapolis Museum Store, 99 Main Street
Join us at the Historic Annapolis Museum Store for the 1st Annual Paca Girlfriends Private Shopping Night. Enjoy a night of fun, friendship, and shopping, all while sipping on a signature Pacatini.
6:00 p.m. Ė 9:00 p.m.
Historic Annapolis Museum Store
99 Main Street
Free, reservations requested.
To make a reservation please click here.
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Friday, December 05, 2014
A Hogshead Holiday
Hogshead, 43 Pinkney
Experience an 18th-century Christmas with the lively staff of the Hogshead. Sample the traditional treats the working class enjoyed, and taste the unique beverages, both alcoholic and non-alcoholic, they drank. Among the beverages served will be Switzel, a combination of apple cider vinegar, water, cinnamon, and sweetener that was often consumed by farmers and laborers to keep them hydrated. As you enter the candlelit Hogshead, youíll take a step back in time and our costumed interpreters will regale you with stories of past celebrations. Each ticket purchased enters you into a raffle to win a genuine elk leather shoulder bag, hand-crafted by an expert colonial craftsmen. The leather bag will be on display at the Historic Annapolis Museum Store, 99 Main Street, beginning October 1.
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
$10 for Adults
Free for Children 12 and under
Reservations Required
To purchase tickets please click here.

Saturday, December 13, 2014
Colonial Holiday Family Program
William Paca House and Garden, 186 Prince George Street
Visit the William Paca House and be transported back to an 18th century holiday! Visitors will experience holiday traditions such as dancing, making decorations and sweet treats of the time period. A great way to spend the afternoon for all ages!

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
$5 per person, children under 2 free of charge
To register for this event click here.

Saturday, December 20, 2014
A Christmas Carol Dramatic Reading (Two Readings)
William Paca House, 186 Prince George Street
The William Paca House was almost 80 years old when Charles Dickens penned A Christmas Carol in 1843. Join us for light holiday refreshments and a dramatic reading of this beloved holiday tale performed inside one of colonial Annapolisís architectural treasures. Mark Hildebrand, Lois Evans, and Eric Lund bring Dickensís written words and memorable characters to life in a delightful program that is sure to be a highlight of this festive season.

4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
$10 General Admission, $8 for HA Members and Volunteers, $5 for Children 3-11, Free for Children 2 and under
To register for the 4PM reading click here.
To register for the 7PM reading click here.