Nothing makes the holiday season better than cookies and cocktails!

Take a delicious cookie and cocktail quest through Harbor East (650 S Exeter Street Baltimore) this Wednesday Dec 12 from 6 – 9 p.m.

Still looking for that perfect gift? Enjoy the sounds of the season, sweet treats and warm drinks while shopping the best of Baltimore.

Participating neighborhood shops will each feature a unique bite-sized holiday confection. $10 reserves your spot on the “tour” and includes one cookie at each shop, a signature Cookies & Cocktails ornament, and free parking for the evening. Plus enjoy complimentary photos with Santa Claus, music and festive cocktail bars!

Participating retailers include: Allen Edmonds, Bonobos, Free People, Homegrown Baltimore, J.Crew, Lululemon, Lush Cosmetics, Modern Trousseau, Sassanova, Simple & Feminine, South Moon Under, Warby Parker & White House/ Black Market.

Limited on-site tickets are available. Proceeds to benefit Helping Up Mission Women’s & Children’s Program/ Inspiring Hope Campaign.

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