Weekend 5 Dec 6

Tonight is the carillon concert featuring holiday music, led by city carillonneur John Widmann following Frederick’s Festival of Lights event. The Festival of Lights begins at 7p.m., and then at Baker Park in downtown Frederick, attendees are invited to climb the steps of the 80-foot tower to view the instrument and watch Widmann perform.

Also tonight, is the Hagerstown tree lighting and Hollyfest. The tree lighting is at 5p.m. in Public Square in downtown Hagerstown and then at 7p.m. is the 24th annual Hollyfest across the street at The Maryland Theater, 21 S. Potomac Street. Musicians for Hollyfest include students from area high school. Both events are free and everyone is invited. For more information call 301-739-8577.

Everybody’s welcome to go out and enjoy the Maryland International Harvester Club Chapter 39 annual Parade and 6th Harvester Program tomorrow at H. B. Duvall Inc., located at 901 E. Patrick Street in Frederick. Santa will also be in attendance as well as children’s games and crafts, food, train displays and opportunities to make Christmas crafts. The event begins at 10a.m. and runs till 3p.m. for more information call 301-694-6432

Tomorrow from noon to 2p.m. at Turn the Page Bookstore, Nora Roberts and other romance authors will sign books purchased at the store. Turn the Page Bookstore is located at 18N.Maint Street in Boonsboro, for more information call 301-432-4588.

Every December people from near and far gather at the Antietam National Battlefield to light just over 23 thousand luminaries in memory of the casualties from the bloodiest single-day battle of the Civil War. Tomorrow starting at 6p.m is the 25th annual Antietam National Battlefield Memorial Illumination. For more information, including a PDF map of the event and route got to nps.gov/anti/planyourvisit/luminary.htm