Festivals + Events

African American Historic Sites

February is Black History Month and Montgomery County commemorates it with special events that highlight the stories, struggles and successes of African Americans on a local, state, national and international level. Sandy Spring Slave Museum 18524 Brooke Road, Sandy Spring, MD 20860 Highlighting the heritage of African American families in Montgomery County, this museum houses... Read More

Outdoor Movies

Watching movies on a large screen outdoors has become a popular summer activity in Montgomery County, Maryland. There are several outdoor movie festivals throughout the county. Most of the movies are free and offer an excellent opportunity for families to enjoy some time together under the stars. Comcast Outdoor Film Festival: Rockville, MD Comcast Outdoor... Read More

Fourth of July Fireworks

Montgomery County, Maryland has a variety of opportunities to see fireworks and to participate in activities for the Fourth of July. All events are family-friendly and most include live entertainment. All events listed below will occur on July 4, unless otherwise noted. Takoma Park Independence Day Celebrations Takoma Park Middle School 7611 Piney Branch Rd,... Read More