Category Archives: Things to do

Things to Do This Weekend

Want to know what’s happening this weekend? Here’s our list of things to do this weekend in Montgomery County: All weekend long you can enjoy… National Cherry Blossom Festival – Center in Bloom @ Westfield Montgomery Mall Mar 20 – Apr 12: The center will celebrate the National Cherry Blossom Festival with “Center in Bloom,”...

Cherry Blossom Festival

Join the Nation’s Greatest Springtime Celebration! The National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade is one of Washington, DC’s largest public events of the year, drawing about 100,000 spectators from around the world. The parade combines wonderful entertainment for the whole family including decorated floats, gigantic colorful helium balloons, marching bands, clowns, horses, antique cars, military and...

St. Patrick’s Day Guide

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. Enjoy this pot of gold and an early Happy St. Patty’s Day! Events! 15th Annual Gaithersburg St. Patrick’s Day Parade @ RIO Washingtonian, Gaithersburg Due to inclement weather...

Spring Events 2015

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! St. Patrick’s Day Parade Due to the rain and...

15 Things to Look Forward to in 2015

THERE’S plenty TO SEE AND DO IN 2015! Discover 15 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 County a...

Black Friday & Small Business Saturday

The day after Thanksgiving, also known as Black Friday, kicks off the beginning of the holiday shopping season! Many retailers in Montgomery County open their doors very early with extended hours to attract shoppers with special offers and bargain prices for one day only. Below are the advertised hours for Black Friday for some of...

Holiday Tree Lighting Celebrations

Holiday tree lighting celebrations are a great way to kick off the holiday season with friends and family! Here is a schedule of tree lighting ceremonies happening around Montgomery County: Re-Imagining the Holidays Fountain Plaza at Downtown Silver Spring | November 15 @ 6 PM Karl Unnasch, an internationally acclaimed public and architectural artist, will...

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...