Category Archives: Special Events

Fall Foliage

10 Places to See our Beautiful Fall Foliage Get ready for sweaters, fireplaces, pumpkin patches, haunted hayrides, apple picking, smores and more! Autumn is here! We’ve picked out a few of our favorite and best destinations to see fall foliage around Montgomery County! 1. Sligo Creek Trail A photo posted by jasmine (@jrajbhandary) on Sep 24,...

13 Spooktacular Halloween Happenings!

With Halloween around the corner, Montgomery County is crawling with a variety of haunted and spooktacular activities for all. Here are 13 Spooktacular Halloween Happenings for you to try this Halloween season. 1. Spooky Movie International Horror Film Festival For five nights in October the eleventh annual Spooky Movie International Horror Film Festival will showcase the best...

June 2016 Festivals and Events

Montgomery County, Maryland hosts numerous of annual festivals and special events. Listed below are June 2016 Festivals and Events throughout the county. All dates, prices, and activities mentioned are subject to change. Takoma TruckGarten Saturday June 4, 2016: Join Main Street Takoma for food trucks, local brews and live music! Takoma Truckgarten is an exciting...

St. Patrick’s Day Specials

celebrate the luck of the irish! Here is your guide for events and places to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2015 in Montgomery County, MD! Celebrate the luck of the Irish at these events and locations. Growlers of gaithersburg presents St. growlers weekend   March 17-20; 227 E Diamond Ave, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877 Join the party...

Spring Events 2016

Spring is approaching! Save the date for these events. Don’t miss these top spring events and things to do in Montgomery County, Maryland! Dozens of events are held this time of year throughout the county, including cultural events, craft festivals, parades and more. Check back often to find more information and events for Spring 2015!...

Celebrating the Arts in the Washington, D.C. Area

While many view the nation’s capital as the center of world politics, only a few recognize it as a cultural hub for musicians and artisans from across the country. Within minutes of the White House, in Montgomeryt County, Maryland, there are dozens of museums and galleries hosting art shows and musical performances on a regular...

Super Bowl 50

Super Bowl 50 is Sunday February 7th at 6:30 PM! Whether you’re siding with the Carolina Panthers or Denver Broncos or you’re just in it for the Super Bowl commercials, we’ve listed a few locations where you can watch the big game! Super Bowl Viewing Parties Join Union Jack’s at RIO Washingtonian to view the...

Black History Month Events in Montgomery County

This February, Montgomery County celebrates Black History Month by honoring the African-American heroes of our nation’s past. Through trial and tribulation, these brave men and women rose to inspire a whole new generation of free-spirited dreamers and doers. Montgomery County has its own special place in the annals of African-American history with the life story of...

10 Things to do for $10 or Less in November

We’ve compiled a list of 10 activities and events you can enjoy in November. Here are 10 Things to do for $10 or less throughout Montgomery County this November. Museum Shop Around at Strathmore November 9 – 12, 2017 // $10 Suggested Donation At the Museum Shop Around at Strathmore, 18 area museums and cultural shops...

Outdoor Ice Skating

Outdoor ice skating is a fun winter activity to spend with the family! Enjoy some classic outdoor ice skating at Montgomery County’s ice rinks in Downtown Silver Spring and Rockville Town Square. Although weather dependent, please note, hours and prices are subject to change. DOWNTOWN SILVER SPRING ICE SKATING AT VETERANS PLAZA The outdoor Silver...