Category Archives: Things to do

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...

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,...

Montgomery County Farm Tour

Montgomery County, Maryland celebrates its agricultural heritage by promoting local farms and inviting visitors to explore 19 agricultural enterprises during the 29th Annual Farm Tour and Harvest Sale on Saturday, July 28 and Sunday, July 29. The Farm Tour and Harvest Sale is a self-guided event that promotes Montgomery County’s agricultural industry and generates awareness...

Quicken Loans to Sponsor 2018 National

Quicken Loans, the nation’s largest mortgage lender, has signed on to be the title sponsor of the 2018 Quicken Loans National, the tournament announced today. The 2018 Quicken Loans National will be played at TPC Potomac, June 25-July 1. The title sponsor agreement with Quicken Loans is for one year. The tournament also announced that...

7 Outdoor Public Pools to Visit

There are seven outdoor public pools conveniently located throughout Montgomery County, Maryland. Each pool features an array of amenities that are sure to keep your family cool and happy all-day long. Make sure to visit the Montgomery County Recreation site for admission fees and pool hours. Bethesda Outdoor Pool The facilities at the Bethesda Outdoor...

Takoma Trukgarten Beerfest Returns on June 2nd

Tickets are on sale now for the 2018 Takoma Trukgarten on Saturday, June 2 from 12 noon – 5:00 pm in Takoma Park, Maryland. The event is presented by Old Takoma Business Association, Your Main Street Takoma. This one-day beer festival features 10 local breweries pouring over 25 different craft beers. There will be local...

C&O Canal Lockhouse 10 Overnight

Have you heard of the C&O Canal‘s overnight stay program, Canal Quarters? Historic lockhouses along the canal have been renovated to reflect a specific time period. Having spent plenty of time on and near the canal having various sorts of fun, I was super excited to take my family for a night at Lockhouse 10....