fun for
the whole

fun for the whole family

Musicians line the sidewalk during First Saturday

we know how to throw a party

we know how to throw a party

Fire performers dazzle onlookers during February First Saturday, Fire in Ice

volunteer in downtown frederick

volunteer in downtown frederick

Deborah Gilbert, dedicated Alive @ Five volunteer

take a stroll

take a stroll downtown

Visitors enjoy Downtown Frederick's walkability and eclectic shopping scene

our door is always open

our door is always open

Need a break? Take a peek at one of 150+ unique shops in Downtown Frederick.



Frosty Friday

Downtown Frederick
Frederick, MD 21701

Kick off your holiday season with all day shopping in Downtown Frederick! Parking in downtown will be FREE, shops & eateries will be open early and stay open late, plus there is a free trolley that circulates downtown every 15 minutes to make your day a breeze.


Special events will include horse-drawn carriage rides (purchase tickets in advance), caroling and live music, early morning shopping, and more!


Thank you to Mayne's Tree Farm and Plamondon Hospitality Partners for making Frosty Friday possible!





Frosty Friday Kick-off @ 30 N Market St  |  9AM

The first 100 people will receive a special Downtown Frederick Gift Bag (while supplies last) featuring an assortment of holiday goodies! Live Music and Coffee will also help spark your holiday cheer!


Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides  |  10AM - 3PM

Book your Carriage Ride:


Festival of Trees @ 24 E Church  St  |  10AM - 4PM


Snowflake Tree @ 30 N Market St  |  10AM - 9PM

Shoppers who spend $100 or more at 2 or more downtown retailers and/or restaurants can choose a special wrapped gift from under the Snowflake Tree. Must provide receipts for proof of purchase. All gifts provided by downtown businesses.


Santa @ 30 N Market St  |  12PM - 3PM

Stop by 30 N Market St to get your photo taken with the man in red!


Holiday Events in Everedy Square & Shab Row  |  12PM - 9PM

Elsa & Anna's arrival at 6PM + Santa's arrival at 7PM


Clustered Spires Chorus  |  3PM - 5PM


Free Downtown Trolley  |  3PM - 9PM


Free Hot Cocoa & S'mores  |  6PM - 9PM




Before you hit the shops, start your morning off with a delicious breakfast from these participating eateries.


Beans and Bagels | 49 E Patrick St

Brewer's Alley | 124 N Market St

Cafe Nola | 4 E Patrick St

Crisafulli's Cheese Shop | 8 E 2nd St

Family Meal | 800 N East St

Frederick Coffee Co & Cafe | 100 N East St

Glory Doughnuts | 244 E Church St

Isabella's Taverna & Tapas Bar | 44 N Market St

Perfect Blend Cafe | 31 W Patrick St

Pretzel and Pizza Creations | 210 N Market St

Serendipity Market and More | 14 E Patrick St

Serenity Tearoom & Fine Dining | 162 W Patrick St




Kick off your holiday shopping in Downtown Frederick with shops open early and staying open late!


Artifacts Glass Gallery | 43B S Market St

Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience | 103 S Carroll St

Creme de la Creme | 207 N Market St

Curious Iguana | 12 N Market St

Dancing Bear Toys & Gifts | 15 E Patrick St

Dream House | 103 E Patrick St

Earthly Elements | 33 N Market St

Ec'clectibles | 13 E Patrick St

Edgeworks Knife & Supply | 200 N Market St

Erica Burns Designs | 511 N Market St

Firestone's Market | 113 N Market St

Hippy Chick Hummus | 237 N Market St

Hunting Creek Outfitters | 29 N Market St

I Made This! Pottery Studio | 10 N East St

Kindred | 43 E Patrick St

La Niche Boutique | 130 N East St

Lebherz Oil & Vinegar Emporium | 214 N Market St

McClintock Distilling | 35 S Carroll St

Molly's Meanderings | 17 N Market St

NOMA Gallery | 437 N Market St

North Market Pop Shop | 241 N Market St

Paws in the City | 112 E Patrick St

Peak Sneaks | 125 S Carroll St

Posh Boutique | 35 N Market St

Potters' Guild of Frederick | 14 S Market St

Pretty Chic Consignment | 52 S Market St

Relish Decor | 38 E Patrick St

Retro-Metro | 213 N Market St

Savage Soaps | 10 E Church St

Serendipity Market & More | 14 E Patrick St

Simply Beautiful Boutique | 143 N Market St

Sky's the Limit | 200A N Market St

Square Art Gallery | 8 E Church St

Surelocked In Espcae Games | 220 N Market St

Terressentials | 100 E Patrick St

The Candy Kitchen | 52 N Market St

The Kitchenette | 217 N Market St

The Muse | 19 N Market St

The Pasta Palette | 121 N Market St

The Trail House | 17 S Market St

Tiara Day Boutique | 153 N Market St

Treaty General Store | 218 N Market St

Velvet Lounge | 203 N Market St

Voila! in Frederick ~ Special Teas & Other Goodness | 10 N Market St

Windy City Red Hots | 50 Carroll Creek Way

Yaneth Reyes Jewelry | 114 N Market St

Zoe's Chocolate Co | 121A N Market St


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