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Father’s Day Weekend Fun: June 16-18

It’s Father’s Day weekend. And if you’re like the rest of us, you’re probably stumped on what kind of gift to get dad this year. Sure, you can buy him a “World’s Greatest Dad” mug, a new spatula for when he’s flipping burgers on the grill, or the ever-reliable necktie. Why not really make this...

Outdoor Weekend Festival

Top Outdoor Weekend Events: June 9-11

Did you know the phrase, “work hard, play hard,” can be traced all the way back to 1827? It’s a mantra that’s just as relevant today as it was then. And now that you’ve made it to the weekend – it’s time to put it in action. This weekend in Montgomery County, MD, we have...

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Outdoor Summer Concerts 2017

Rock out to free outdoor concerts this summer! Check out these family friendly performances and listen to a variety of local bands and musicians. Free concerts are held in Rockville, Bethesda, Silver Spring, Gaithersburg and more cities throughout Montgomery County, Maryland. Summer Twilight Concert Series at Brookside Gardens Join us on the lawn at Brookside...

Strawberry Festival

7 Events to Check Out This Weekend: June 2-4

Hard to believe, but it’s June already. That’s right – we’re officially halfway through 2017! As you let that sink in, don’t worry. There’s still plenty of time to make this a memorable year, especially now that summer’s here. And we have plenty of events and festivals going on this weekend in Montgomery County to...

Memorial Day Weekend

Things to Do Memorial Day Weekend 2017

With Memorial Day weekend upon us, we are reminded of those who gave their lives while serving in the armed forces. In addition to taking a moment of silence for those who have fallen, we should also celebrate their lives and the ultimate sacrifice they have made so that we may enjoy our freedoms. So...

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Festivals and Events in June 2017

Montgomery County, Maryland hosts numerous of annual festivals and special events. Listed below are June 2017 Festivals and Events throughout the county. All dates, prices, and activities mentioned are subject to change. TAKOMA TRUCKGARTEN Saturday, June 3, 2017 | 12pm – 5pm | Main Street Takoma – City Parking Lot Next to 201 Ethan Allen...

Festivals and Events in May 2017

Find things to do North of Washington DC in May! From Mother’s Day celebrations to the start of summer concert series, here are 20 events in Montgomery County, Maryland to fill your May calendar. Friday, May 5: Cinco de Mayo Street Party Fountain Plaza – Downtown Silver Spring | 916 Ellsworth Dr. Silver Spring, MD 20910 Head to Downtown Silver Spring...

Best Ice Cream Spots

As the temperature rises and we welcome the warm days of spring and summer, there are few things that can beat the heat better than a fresh scoop of ice cream. Montgomery County, Maryland residents are fortunate enough to have a number of frozen treat options to choose from. But, which ones are the best?...