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Get in the Spirit With Holiday Performances, Bus Trips and Classes Offered by Harford Community College

15 November 2022

Holiday SpiritLooking for ways to celebrate during this holiday season? Harford Community College offers performances, bus trips, and classes to help put you in the right mood for the most wonderful time of the year.


The Nutcracker
December 2, 7 PM
December 3 & 4, 1 & 4 PM
Amoss Center, Harford Technical High School, Bel Air
A Harford County tradition for over 30 years! Ring in the holiday season with a magical journey to the Land of Sweets. With magnificent scenery, gorgeous costumes, and exquisite dancing, it’s a holiday feast for young and old alike. Tickets: 443.412.2211 or

Darlene Love: Love for the Holidays
December 7, 7:30
APGFCU Arena at Harford Community College
Through the years, Darlene Love has captivated audiences worldwide with her warm, gracious stage presence and superb performances. She earned an Oscar for her film Twenty Feet From Stardom and a Grammy Award for the soundtrack. Her Billboard hits include “He’s a Rebel,” “The Boy I’m Gonna Marry,” and the #1 holiday classic, “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home).” Darlene Love received her industry’s highest award when she was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Tickets: 443.412.2211 or

Celtic Angels
December 18, 3 PM
Amoss Center, Harford Technical High School, Bel Air
Celtic Angels Christmas is a true holiday celebration that captivates audiences of all ages with the magic of Christmas in Ireland and features vocal and instrumental favorites along with spectacular world-class champion Irish dancing. The vocalists all hail from Ireland and perform traditional Celtic Christmas songs such as "Once Upon a Time in Ireland," as well as classics including "It Came Upon the Midnight Clear," "O Holy Night," and "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day." Tickets: 443.412.2211 or

Bus Trips

A Longwood Christmas
December 4, 1:15-9:30 PM
Kennett Square, PA
Experience Longwood Gardens in its holiday finery. Have an early dinner or late lunch in The Café, then wander among the Conservatory’s thousands of poinsettias, decorated trees and other fragrant holiday flowers. Stroll through a half-million lights in the outdoor gardens and enjoy cozy fire pits and a festive Garden Railway. Enjoy time in the Open-Air Theatre and witness a wonderful fountain display with holiday colors and festive music. Round trip transportation and Garden admission included. Lunch and dinner are on your own. Learn more here or contact or 443.412.2729. Register here.


Plant-Based Holiday Cooking
November 19, 2-5 PM
Edgewood Hall, Harford Community College
Entertaining and sharing food for the holidays is a long-held tradition. Make this year's celebration a vegan celebration as you learn to make a plant-based holiday feast. Course Number: 45292. Info:  443.412.2376, opt. 1 or

Winter Holiday Appetizers
December 3, 1-4 PM
Edgewood Hall, Harford Community College
The holidays are a great time to get together and enjoy delicious food with family and friends. Learn to make quick and easy Winter inspired holiday appetizers that are colorful, elegant and scrumptious. Course Number: 45441. Info: 443.412.2376, opt. 1 or

Boxwood Christmas Tree
December 7, 6-9 PM
Harford Technical High School
Design your very own miniature Christmas tree out of boxwood and mixed holiday greenery. Adorn your tree with holiday ribbon and accessories, using the color scheme or theme of your choice. Course Number: 45251. Info: 443.412.2376, opt. 1 or

Christmas Candle Centerpiece
December 20, 6-9 PM
Harford Technical High School
Make the perfect Christmas centerpiece in this holiday class. Fresh greens, flowers, pinecones, and a glowing candle add warmth and beauty to any room. Course Number: 45252. Info: 443.412.2376, opt. 1 or

Big Holiday Sale at the College Store!
And if all the above festivities aren’t enough, the College Store in Harford's Student Center is celebrating the season with a huge Holiday Sale starting on November 22 and running through December 23! You can save 30% off all regularly priced items in the store while surprising your favorite Harford student or employee with a Harford-imprinted gift to help them show their Harford spirit! 

Shop at the College Store in the Student Center or order online at and use Promo Code HOHO30. Online orders ship free or you can pick up your order in the store. 

Course materials, reference charts, food, drinks, medicines, gift cards and clearance items are not included.  

This sale is too big to miss – visit the College Store in the Student Center or online today and save! 



Nancy Dysard

Director for Communications

Sheila Terry

Assistant Director for Public Relations