Here in Maryland’s Cultural Capital, diversity and inclusion are woven into the fabric of our communities. Throughout our thriving urban centers and along our rural escapes, explore Montgomery County, Maryland like never before.
Maryland's Cultural Capital
Montgomery County, Maryland puts endless art, entertainment, attractions, and some of the country’s most beloved historical sites right at your fingertips. There's something for everyone - with classic Maryland flavor.
With new and exciting culinary crossroads, rich history and outdoor adventures, Montgomery County is an iconic and unparalleled gateway to Washington, DC and just a short Metro ride away.
How Do You Like to Travel?
- Visiting DC
- Arts + Culture
- Eat + Drink
- History + Heritage
- Family Fun
- Local Life
- Weekend Getaways
- Road Trips
The District, Chocolate City, the Nation’s Capital – whatever you like to call it, Washington, DC is one of America’s top destinations.
Arts + Culture
Browse galleries filled with local and internationally renowned artists. Enjoy music and theater performances in both intimate and amphitheater-sized settings.
Eat + Drink
With over 1,000 restaurants across the Montgomery County, there’s an outstanding dining option for every day of the week.
History + Heritage
As one of Maryland’s oldest communities, Montgomery County is an ideal weekend destination for history buffs looking to see the past come to life.
From handmade jewelry to designer shoes, antique statement pieces to stylish handbags, Montgomery County is a shopper’s paradise.
Whether you’re just looking for a weekend getaway or planning that big annual vacation, load the kids in the van and get inspired with these fun family activities.
Home to many parks and trails, Montgomery County is a perfect place to spend the day outdoors.
Locals are fortunate enough to have a perfect mix of urban, city life and rustic, country fun. Montgomery County is the perfect place to experience all this and more!
Looking for a weekend getaway? Montgomery County is the place where you can really “choose your adventure!”
Montgomery County is the perfect destination for your group travel needs. Conveniently located to the Nation’s Capital; it comes as no surprise that the county welcomes thousands of groups each year including student groups, sports teams, faith-based and more.
The Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District invites filmmakers to submit recent, original work for the 12th annual Bethesda Film Fest, set for April, 2024. The festival will be will feature…Read More
The 20th annual Bethesda Painting Awards invites D.C./Maryland/Virginia artists to submit their work and be awarded $14,000 in prizes to four selected winners. The deadline for submissions is Feb. 27.…Read More
It wouldn’t be Christmas without Paul Morella’s stunning solo rendition of Charles Dickens’s classic tale that represents everything great about the holiday. This is A Christmas Carol in its purest form, with…Read More
The best of European cinema…without the jet lag. Now in its 36th year, the AFI European Union Film Showcase continues its tradition of bringing the best in European cinema to…Read More
The 2024 Local Writer’s Showcase, organized by Bethesda Urban Partnership, is now accepting submissions for the Essay, Short Story, and Poetry Contests. All three contests have categories for adult (18+)…Read More
The City's Winter Lights Festival is getting ready to welcome visitors for another spectacular season. The wondrous display of lights at Seneca Creek State Park will be open nightly from November…Read More
Sandy Spring Museum is delighted to announce the annual Fine Arts & Crafts Holiday Gift Show, taking place from November 24 to December 22, 2023. This event is a key…Read More
Take a stroll on the boardwalk and experience a sampling of Gaithersburg’s Winter Lights on the Lakefront. The City’s Winter Lights Festival is welcoming visitors for its 28th spectacular season. The wondrous display…Read More
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The British Players presents our annual pantomime, “The Little Mermaid: A Family Pantomime”, a delightful retelling of the beloved fairy tale, filled with enchantment, humor, and plenty of underwater adventure.…Read More
Outdoor ice skating is a fun winter activity to do with the family in Montgomery County, Maryland. Visitors can glide...Read More
Pick up or chop down your very own tree from one of our favorite farms in Montgomery County, Maryland. The...Read More
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If a visit to Garden of Lights at Brookside Gardens in Montgomery County, Maryland is high on your bucket list...Read More