The year 2021 marks the 50th anniversary of the C&O Canal National Historical Park joining the National Park Service system. Let's celebrate by exploring the many historical and recreational treasures the park has to offer throughout Montgomery County.
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.
With over 250 miles of trails around the county, it’s easy to get outside and have an adventure at any skill level. Check out the MoCo Trail Guide to find…Read More
Looking for a perfect picnic spot in Montgomery County, Maryland? In partnership with Montgomery Parks, you now have even more opportunities to enjoy a picnic in the park. Search for…Read More
Imagination Stage, a holistic theatre arts organization for all children and youth, offers a spring outdoor adventure perfect for families. The mission: to find and thwart evil spies who have sent drones…Read More
Montgomery County Tastemakers are brewing, fermenting, distilling and roasting some of the best local libations in the state of Maryland! Spend the day exploring the local craft beverage scene along…Read More
Visit a new temporary art installation, “Facets of Hope”, to honor the more than 1,400 lives lost to COVID-19 in Montgomery County. “Facets of Hope” will honor those we have lost by…Read More
The Art League of Germantown (ALOG) and BlackRock Center for the Arts present ALOG’s annual SPRING SHOW & SALE -- available only online from April 17 – May 29 at…Read More
The Gaithersburg Book Festival is a free annual celebration of great books and great writing that has made its mark as one of the nation’s top literary events. Nearly 100…Read More
Introducing the Montgomery Energy Connection Scavenger Hunt! In celebration of October Energy Awareness Month, we are thrilled to launch this fun, self-paced exploration and discovery activity that is fun for…Read More
Walk, stroll or hike with Montgomery Explorers – an organized walking club sponsored by Montgomery Parks! This program, designed for residents 50 and better of all fitness levels and abilities,…Read More
BSO Sessions episodes begin with a performance premiere at 8 pm, followed by on-demand access through June 2021 ($10 pay-per-view and $20 monthly all-access). About the Performance Legacies are important…Read More
National Travel and Tourism Week 2021 (May 2-8), hosted by the U.S. Travel Association, spotlights the collective strength of the...Read More
Montgomery County, Maryland residents and visitors are encouraged to celebrate the “Power of Travel” during the 38th annual National Travel...Read More
Even though Earth Day is officially celebrated on April 22nd, we like to honor Mother Nature all year long! Montgomery...Read More
Carousels tap into our collective nostalgia, hearkening to a simpler time of a bygone era. Generations converge on the spinning...Read More
Test your skills and experience the thrills of Topgolf in Montgomery County, Maryland. Featuring two unique Topgolf experiences and outdoor...Read More