There is no end to the events happening in Montgomery County, Maryland throughout Easter weekend. From where to stay, things to do, and what to eat, our getaway guide will help round out your itinerary as you plan for your visit just outside Washington, DC.
Stay close to the RIO Washingtonian Center
Step one to a relaxing Easter weekend getaway is a stress-free hotel location and check-in process. Both the Courtyard by Marriott Washingtonian and the Gaithersburg Marriott Washingtonian Center are situated around the RIO Washingtonian Center Lake and fit the bill. Staying in this area ensures your vacation is comfortably close to everything you have planned.
Hunt for Easter Eggs at Green Meadows Petting Farm
All weekend long, Green Meadows Petting Farm will host three Easter egg hunts per day for various age groups. Take a picture with the Easter Bunny and participate in the petting farm including cow milking, goat feeding, and pig races.
Brunch at Silver Diner
Silver Diner in Rockville is a family-friendly brunch establishment that serves up classic American staples using local ingredients for healthier dishes. They offer seven varieties of omelets, specialty scramblers and eggs benedicts, and waffles, French toast, and pancakes fresh from the griddle.
Hop through Bunnyland at Butler’s Orchard
Head to Butler’s Orchard in Germantown for their annual Bunnyland activities like a hayrides, pedal tractors, giant slides, and a rubber ducky derby. Plus, visitors have the chance to hunt for eggs, see bunnies, lambs, and chicks, and kids get to take home their own goodie basket.
Get Inspired at WondeRoom at the Sandy Spring Museum
Explore this dedicated creative space full of experimental and hands-on activities designed for collaboration between parents and children. On April 21 from noon to 4pm, the WondeRoom at the Sandy Spring Museum is hosting a Big Letter Collage activity to help add decoration to your first name.
Dinner at Not Your Average Joe’s
With locations in Bethesda, Gaithersburg, and Silver Spring, Not Your Average Joe’s has your Easter weekend dinner covered. Family favorites include the Chicken Quesadilla, BBQ Meatloaf, Baked Ziti, and Backyard Burger. Skipping dessert is not advised when you have options like Peanut Butter Thing, Key Lime Pie, and Hot Fudge Sundaes.
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