Holiday Fun for the Whole Family in Downtown Frederick

Frederick, Maryland December first saturdays 2017 (1)First Saturdays are staple activities in Downtown Frederick: days dedicated to exploring the downtown area and learning more about local shops and businesses.

This holiday season, Downtown Frederick Partnership is hosting several “December Saturdays,” beyond the traditional First Saturday, for attendees to celebrate holiday cheer and festivities.

East of Market residents can easily take part in the upcoming December Saturdays by taking a short drive or bike ride to Downtown Frederick.

This Saturday, December 16, is a Holiday Scavenger Hunt.  Numerous holiday-themed clues are hidden downtown.  Turn in a completed Clue Sheet by 9 pm on December 16 for a chance to win.  Learn more about this event online.

Saturday, December 23, is the “Last Minute Dash”.  Holiday shoppers will be able to enjoy extended hours at several downtown stores to complete any last-minute holiday shopping.

In addition to these events, don’t miss out on the Downtown Frederick Trolley that runs through Downtown Fredrick during December Saturdays.

Learn more about December Saturdays on the Downtown Frederick Partnership website.

Learn more about East of Market, by visiting our website or Facebook page. 

Holiday Shopping in Downtown Frederick, Maryland

Holiday Shopping in Frederick, MD 2017 EOMA Look at Frosty Friday in Downtown Frederick

With Thanksgiving less than two weeks away, some individuals are already beginning to prepare for the holiday season and starting to shop for holiday presents.

The East of Market team wanted to let our valued residents know about the upcoming Frosty Friday event: an opportunity to prepare for the holiday season during an all-day celebration in Downtown Frederick.

Frosty Friday will take place on Friday, November 24 and is a day of shopping and supporting local businesses.  Many Downtown Frederick stores, such as Dancing Bear, Retro-Metro, and Voila! in Frederick, are open extended hours for Frosty Friday for shoppers searching for holiday gifts.  Frosty Friday attendees can make use of the free trolley that will circulate Downtown Frederick to assist in getting to all of the different shops participating in the event.

In addition to shopping, Frost Friday attendees can enjoy horse drawn carriage rides, snacks such as hot cocoa and s’mores, appearances from Santa and other holiday characters, and more.

Learn more about Frosty Friday on the Downtown Frederick Partnership website.

Learn more about East of Market, by visiting the website or Facebook page. 

East of Market Prepares to Celebrate 2017 Resident Appreciation Week

Resident Appreciation Week East of Market October 2017 logoThe East of Market team strives to always provide “more” to the valued residents at this Frederick, Maryland apartment community.  This month, the team is hosting a series of events to remind residents just how appreciated they are.  Resident Appreciation Week will take place this year from Monday, October 16 through Friday, October 20.

Below are several of the various events and activities the East of Market team will offer to residents during Resident Appreciation Week:

  1. Breakfast on the Go: This resident favorite will return to East of Market on Monday, October 16.  That morning, residents will not need to worry about breakfast- the East of Market team has it covered and will provide all who stop by the Clubhouse a delicious breakfast to take “on the go”.
  2. “Let’s Taco ‘Bout It”: Taco Tuesday at East of Market will be held on Tuesday, October 17.  A taco bar will be set up in the Clubhouse, allowing our residents who attend a chance to meet and mingle with their neighbors and spend time with the team!
  3. Paint and Pizza Night: A relaxing night in with the East of Market community!  The team will order the pizza, all our residents need to do is arrive at the Clubhouse!  In addition to the food and fun, we will also be painting Kindness Rocks.  Kindness Rocks will be decorated with happy messages so the team can spread a little kindness throughout the community and nearby Downtown Frederick.

To learn more about Resident Appreciation Week- check out our Facebook page for more event information or talk to the East of Market team!

Learn more about East of Market, by visiting the website or Facebook page. 

A Look at: Frederick’s 72 Film Fest

72 hour film fest east of market september 2017Annual Film Competition is a Frederick, Maryland Staple

Could you make a movie in 72 hours?  That is the challenge central to the annual 72 Film Fest, an event that requires filmmakers to rehearse, film, and edit a movie in no more than 72 hours.

This is the 12th year of the festival that aims to showcase and feature local talent.

For filmmakers:

72 Film Fest is accepting registrants for the 2017 festival until October 4.  Want to try the 72 Film Fest challenge and make a movie?  Visit the official website to register.

For filmbuffs:

Once the movies for 72 Film Fest are completed and submitted, the films are shown at Frederick, Maryland’s historic Weinberg Theater.  Learn more about the events for 72 Film Fest and buy tickets online.

Follow 72 Film Fest on the official website or Facebook page for more information.

Are any East of Market residents participating in the 72 Film Fest this year?  Comment below to let us know!

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Vote for East of Market as the Best Apartment Community in Frederick

East of Market Best of the Best 2017 2East of Market Competes For The “Best Apartment Community” Distinction

Once again, the East of Market community is competing for the title of “Best Apartment Community” during The Frederick News-Post’s annual Best of the Best competition.

The Best of the Best is designed to highlight Frederick, Maryland restaurants, stores, and other local businesses that are deemed “the best” in the area through votes submitted by patrons, residents and surrounding community members.

We need YOUR help to win!

If you believe that East of Market offers the best apartments, community amenities, and overall atmosphere for residents in Frederick, Maryland, vote for us as “Best of the Best” by filling out the online ballot.

Voting ends on September 10.  The East of Market team appreciates all of our residents’ support!

Winners of “Best of the Best 2017” will be announced in October.

Learn more about East of Market, by visiting the website or Facebook page.