Don’t miss the annual tree lighting and arrival of Santa Claus in Downtown Cumberland! Hosted by Mayor Brian Grim and the Cumberland City Council.

Entertainment begins at 5:30 PM followed by Tree Lighting at 7:00 PM on Friday, November 25.

Entertainment by:
Arrowettes & Warriorettes
Lepley’s Dance Studio
Fusion – YMCA Dance Crew
Mountain City Center for the Arts
Front & Centre Stage Productions


Allegany Museum
3 Pershing Street – 2nd Floor
7:30-9:00 p.m.
Special Holiday Exhibition: Nutcrackers
Holiday musical entertainment 
Refreshments served in Grand Court Room
Free and open to the public
For more information call 301-777-7200

BB&T Bank
71 Baltimore Street
7:30-8:30 p.m.
Open House – View the architecture & decorations
of the oldest bank building in Western Maryland (built 1812)
Refreshments and treats

C. William Gilchrist Museum of the Arts
104 Washington Street
4:00-6:00 p.m.
Opening Reception – Art for Giving
Exhibition of regional artists – original art, jewelry, pottery, metal sculpture, woodworking and more for sale
Free and open to the public

Canal Place Heritage Area
13 Canal Street
3:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Enjoy holiday tree and decorations on the concourse level of the Western Maryland Railway Station, 2nd Floor

Chessie Federal Credit Union
141 Baltimore Street
7:15-8:00 p.m.
Potomac Concert Band – Flute Clarinet Ensemble
Cookies will be served

First Peoples Community Federal Credit Union
153 Baltimore Street7:30-9:30 p.m.
Open House with balloon art by Louis Paul
Free warm apple cider and fresh popcorn

First United Bank & Trust
115 W. Harrison Street
3:00-5:00 p.m.
Lobby open to view holiday decorations
Refreshements will be served

Gordon-Roberts House
218 Washington Street
4:00-6:00 p.m.
Open house – View the decorated 1867 mansion and see the story of The 12 Days of Christmas unfold.Gift shop located in the carriage house
Christmas tea & cookies served

The Kensington
1 Baltimore Street
7:00-9:00 p.m.
Musical entertainment by Erin Dettinburn
Visit with the residents
Refreshments of cookies, hot cocoa, punch and eggnog
Special treats for children

Embassy Theatre
49 Baltimore Street
5:30-8:00 p.m.
Open House – Theatre Lobbymusic & free hot chocolate

Saville Gallery & Schwab Mountain Maryland Gallery
Allegany Arts Council
9 North Centre Street
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Visit the Holiday Market featuring handmade gifts in the Schwab Mountain Maryland Gallery and view our membership’s diverse creations on display for the ‘15th Annual Members Show’
Cookies and warm beverages

City Hall
57 N. Liberty Street
Open house immediately following the Tree Lighting
Musical entertainment provided by Wesley Mason
View the elf themed decorations in the beautiful City Hall Rotunda
Paw Patrol characters have been invited for photos

Photos with Santa Claus
Pavilion on corner of Baltimore & Liberty Street
Have your photo taken with Santa Claus immediately following the Tree Lighting