Let’s be honest—during the winter, it’s tempting to just stay under a warm blanket all day. If it’s time to crack down on your cabin fever, I have a few exciting winter events in Crofton that you won’t want to miss. Here’s everything you need to know!
Unwrapping Chocolate’s Secrets – February 1st
Want to curb your sweet tooth a bit before Valentine’s Day? If you’re ready to learn more about the history of everyone’s favorite treat, this is an event you simply can’t skip out on.
Head to the Riversdale House Museum to learn all about chocolate making in the American colonies—you can even get hands-on with all the 18th century techniques! Joyce White, a local chocolate expert, will be on-hand to help attendees uncover different types of cacao and the history of chocolate processing. It’s the perfect activity for foodies, history buffs, and everyone in between.
You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown at the Bowie Playhouse – February 7 – February 22
Join 2nd Star Productions for their newest play, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, all throughout the month of February! This local theater company is dedicated to showcasing Bowie’s most talented residents, and this production is poised to be their best one yet.
This comedy features all of your favorite Peanuts characters, including Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, and more! Tickets are on sale now, so be sure to snag your seat while you still can.
Baltimore Mardi Gras Festival – February 22nd
Laissez les bons temps rouler! If you can’t get to New Orleans this Mardi Gras, Baltimore is offering a one-of-a-kind experience that’s almost as grand as the real thing. Get ready to collect some beads and enjoy the celebration’s signature “Hurricane” drink—it’s time to party the night away!
The Baltimore Mardi Gras Festival is one of the largest celebrations outside of the Big Easy, and you’re invited to have some fun. Just head to Power Plant Live to experience the festivities for yourself. Here, you’ll find everything from circus performers to a shopping cart float parade.
The DC Cocktail Festival – February 29th
Ready to stimulate your senses? Head into the city for the official DC Cocktail Festival, the area’s number one mixology experience. There’s no better place to sample the work of DC’s finest bartenders, and tickets are selling out fast.
If you’re not sure what to expect, just head to the event page for more details. One general admission tickets gives you access to the main event, which includes sample sizes of 15 different cocktails. However, splurging on the VIP experience gives you an additional hour of tasting and mingling time!
Experience the Best Winter Events Near Crofton
Ready to have some fun? There’s always something going on in the Crofton area, and I can’t wait to show you around. I’m Kyle McCarthy, your local real estate agent. If you’re looking for more info on buying or selling your home, I’m only a phone call away. Just drop me a line to see what I can do for you!