Things to Do In Montgomery County Blog

Summer is biking in Montgomery County

Bicyclists are out and about, taking advantage of Montgomery County’s robust number of bike trails. With the weather improving, bicyclists are out and about, taking advantage of Montgomery County’s robust number of trails and routes. To make it easier for residents and visitors to plan a ride, the county has published a Bikeways Map, a...

Summer County Classics

Classic summer fun: Montgomery County’s family-friendly events Montgomery County, Maryland holds numerous festivals all year long. The following spring and summer events are county classics: HOMETOWN HOLIDAYS The Hometown Holidays is Rockville’s premier event and one of the DC areas best music festivals. This year’s event features five stage of music with more than 30...

Montgomery County, Maryland Hollywood Stars

Famous Faces

These Hollywood stars grew up in Montgomery County! Michael Ealy Born in Washington, D.C. and raised in Silver Spring, Maryland Michael Ealy is an actor best known for his roles in Barbershop, its sequel Barbershop 2: Back in Business, 2 Fast 2 Furious, Their Eyes Were Watching God, Seven Pounds, For Colored Girls, Underworld: Awakening,...

14 Things to Look Forward to in 2014

There’s a lot to see and do in 2014! Discover 14 reasons why Montgomery County is a must visit destination this year. Located only 10 minutes from Washington D.C., 32 miles from Baltimore, 145 miles from Philadelphia and 122 miles from Richmond, the gateway to the nation’s capital is buzzing with exciting events making Montgomery...

Romola Ghulamali, Office Administrator

Get to know Romola! Q. What makes Montgomery County a unique destination? Montgomery County is Unique because there is something of everything here. Due to the large diverse population, you can enjoy plenty of cuisine choices, spoken languages, cultural and entertainment programs, and celebrations. Q. If a visitor could only go to one place in Montgomery...

A Capital Location

Located at the western borders of Washington, D.C., Montgomery County offers quick access to the nation’s most acclaimed monuments and memorials in just a short Metro ride. You can head out in the morning and see the sites and be back in plenty of time to freshen-up for a fabulous dinner in one of our...

Get to Know the Staff

Get to know the Visit Montgomery staff! Click on each staff member’s name to learn a little more about them! Kelly Groff President & CEO Romola Ghulamali Office Administrator Bethany Manimbo Marketing Director Karla Saravia Digital Marketing Manager Jessica Gardner Partnership and Marketing Specialist Shalomi Sanders Housing and Client Services Specialist Cynthia Younes Sales Manager  

Kelly Groff, President & CEO

Get to know Kelly! Q. If this was your last day on Earth, where in Montgomery County would you dine? There are so many great dining choices in Montgomery County.  This is a tough choice, but I would have to say for my last meal I would go to one of my favorite places, Tower...

Shalomi Sanders, Sales Coordinator

Get to know Shalomi! Q. If this was your last day on Earth, where in Montgomery County would you dine? I would spend my last day on earth at Flaming Pit restaurant in Gaithersburg. Walking in to a romantic setting with candle light tables. I would order one of their creamy pasta dishes while listening...