Come Explore Winter Wonderland in Bel Air
Enjoy the spirit of the holiday season along Main Street with light displays between the Armory and the Harford County Courthouse. From November 28, 2020 – January 1, 2021, downtown Bel Air will be lit by thousands of warm lights for the community to enjoy from 5-10 pm each night. Be sure to check some items off your gift giving list with extended hours in many of our shops
Downtown Light Displays
Nightly 5:00 to 10:00 pm
Enjoy the spirit of the holiday season along Main Street between the Armory and the Harford County Courthouse.
Nov 28th thru Jan 1st
Horse Drawn Carriage Rides
Saturdays 5:00 to 9:00 pm
Enjoy a free carriage ride through Downtown Bel Air on Saturdays between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Sign up in person only in front of the Armory on the evening you wish to ride. Reservations are only accepted in person on the day of the ride. We will accommodate as many groups as possible. Rides last approximately ten minutes and the carriage holds your group of up to four adults. You will be given a time slot and asked to return to the Armory at that time which will give you time to shop and enjoy our local restaurants!
Hot Cocoa and Santa
Saturdays 5:00 to 8:00 pm
Visit our strolling Santa and enjoy hot cocoa and live music, while taking in the sights of historic downtown.
Saturdays between Thanksgiving and Christmas.
Special events will take place Saturdays between Thanksgiving and Christmas
Downtown Lighting – November 28, 2020
Join us as we turn on the lights for the first time along Main Street!
Pet Friendly Santa Photos – December 5, 2020
Bring your family pet for photos with Santa! Pet friendly photos with Santa will be available from 5-8pm in front of the Courthouse. Hot cocoa will be served in Armory Park by the Humane Society.
Drive In Movie – December 5, 2020
The Bel Air Downtown Alliance is excited to offer Elf at their Drive-In Movie Night at 6:30pm. This is a great opportunity to hop in the car and head out to Downtown Bel Air with family & friends. Tickets required and can be purchased at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/drive-in-movie-elf-tickets-123690460497
Drive In Movie – December 19, 2020
The Bel Air Downtown Alliance is excited to offer How the Grinch Stole Christmas at their Drive-In Movie Night at 6:30pm. This is a great opportunity to hop in the car and head out to Downtown Bel Air with family & friends. Tickets required and can be purchased at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/drive-in-movie-how-the-grinch-stole-christmas-tickets-128541187151
Social Distancing and Safety
The Town of Bel Air, Bel Air Downtown Alliance and the Greater Bel Air Community Foundation are proud to bring Winter Wonderland to downtown Bel Air.
Protective face covering is required of all guests, in accordance with
Governor Hogan’s expanded mask policy (effective 7/31/20 at 5pm). Winter Wonderland staff will be present to ensure that social distancing requirements are respected.
Thank you in advance for your cooperation!
Recommended parking in the Hickory Parking garage, downtown Bel Air parking lot or on Main Street. All parking is free in Bel Air on Saturdays and Sundays.
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