Thursday, December 12
Old Time Jam — Our Town Theatre will host an Old Time Jam every second Tuesday of the month beginning at 7 PM. Bring your instrument and join in. For more information, call 301-334-5640 or visit

Business After Hours — Pine Lodge Steakhouse, 5:30 – 7:30 PM. Enjoy delicious food and drinks as you mingle with fellow Chamber members and staff at our monthly networking event. To celebrate the season of giving, the Chamber is supporting the local Toys for Tots Campaign to help give children in our area a special gift for the holidays. Bring a new, unwrapped toy and receive a free ticket to a future Business after Hours event.

Thursday – Saturday, December 12 – 14
“It’s a Wonderful Life” Radio Show — Our Town Theatre, Oakland. Our Town Theatre will be doing something a little different this holiday season — performing “It’s a Wonderful Life Radio Show” adapted by Joe Landry. This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940’s radio broadcast. With the help of an ensemble cast, the story of idealistic George Bailey unfolds as he considers ending his life one fateful Christmas Eve. For ticket information visit

Saturday & Sunday, Dec 14 & 15
The Garrett Choral Society presents Christmastide — St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Oakland, MD. Saturday at 7 PM; Sunday at 3 PM. This beautiful yuletide event will feature music by Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus under the direction of Debi and Sean Beachy along with a variety of both new and familiary Christmas music. Tickets are $12 for adults, $5 for students, 5 and under free. Tickets available at The Gallery Shop in downtown Oakland, from Garrett Choral Society members and at the door.

Mon & Tues, December 16 & 17
Santa Claus is Coming to Uno — Deep Creek Pizzeria Uno, 6 PM. Join us for Kids Night & Photos with Santa Claus on Monday, December 16th & Tuesday, December 17th from 6pm-8pm! Special Surprises for Kids!

Live Music:

Friday, December 13
Black Bear: Partners In Crime, 8
Honi-Honi: Good Guys Duo, 8
Moonshadow: Paul Burger, 8

Saturday, December 14
Black Bear: Floyd Cowger, 6; DJ Thoro, 10
Honi-Honi: Shelly McCombie, 8
Moonshadow: Tim Vitullo Band, 8

Sunday, December 15
MoonShadow: Paul Reddy, Noon