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Juneteenth Events in Montgomery County

Juneteenth commemorates the end of slavery in the United States and is dedicated to African Americans and their culture. This year marks the first official observance of Juneteenth as both a national and County paid holiday. Here are some events in Montgomery County you can attend to celebrate this important holiday! Freedom at the Rock... Read More

Montgomery County Farm Tour & Harvest Sale

Montgomery County, Maryland celebrates its agricultural heritage by promoting local farms and inviting visitors to explore agricultural enterprises during the 2024 Farm Tour & Harvest Sale on Saturday, July 27, and Sunday, July 28. Montgomery County was among the first counties in the nation to develop no-till conservation farming, and there are currently 583 farms... Read More

Heritage Days Celebration to Feature 30+ Sites Across Montgomery County

The 25th Annual Heritage Days Weekend kicks off June 29-30, 2024 in Montgomery County, Maryland. Hosted by Heritage Montgomery, this free event will feature over 30 historical, cultural, and outdoor recreation sites across the county! Each participating location will offer special hours, demonstrations, and family-friendly activities all weekend long. Chock-full of museum tours, exhibits and... Read More

Celebrate Women’s History Month in Montgomery County

March is Women’s History Month, a time to honor women’s contributions to our nation’s history. Montgomery County, Maryland was home to multiple internationally, nationally, and locally significant women, making this a great destination for women’s history buffs and visitors alike. Take the opportunity to celebrate by visiting historic sites, attending in-person and virtual events, and... Read More

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Free, Affordable, and Fun Things this Winter around MoCo

Embrace the winter in Montgomery County, Maryland! Create unforgettable memories with your loved ones while enjoying affordable and free activities. Dive into the winter wonderland with ice skating, sledding, and captivating performances. Discover budget-friendly and cost-free experiences like Tai Chi sessions and exploring local museums. Explore the charm of Montgomery County during the colder months... Read More

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