Category Archives: Visit Montgomery

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...

Best Places to Cool Off

Beat the heat this summer! Check out our favorite spots to cool off in Montgomery County, Maryland. Outdoor Public Pools For a nominal entry fee, locals and visitors are welcome to use any of the seven outdoor public pools located throughout the county. Each location is equipped with lap lanes for exercise and a tot...

History of the Cherry Blossoms of Washington, DC

The rich history of the cherry blossom trees of our nation’s capital is a shining example of patriotism and international friendship. They are largely the product of Eliza Ruhamah Scidmore (1856-1928); an avid writer, photographer, and geographer. She later became the first woman on the Board of Directors at the National Geographic Society. Her love...

Raise Your Glass at These Neighborhood Irish Pubs

Sprinkled throughout Montgomery County, Maryland are some of the best Irish pubs in the state. Each offers their own unique flavor that fits the style of the neighborhood they call home. Whether it’s a perfectly poured pint or the classic Shepherd’s Pie, these local watering holes have got you covered. Finnegan’s Wake Irish Pub: Rockville,...

St. Patrick’s Day Weekend Round-Up

In this special St. Patrick’s Day edition, we are sharing a few reasons to wear green and explore Montgomery County, Maryland this weekend. Shamrock Skate March 16 | 4:45 pm – 6:15 pm | $7 Wheaton Ice Arena | 11717 Orebaugh Ave | Wheaton, MD Wear some green or Irish-related attire and receive $7 admission...

Weekend Events: March 9 – 11, 2018

Looking for something interesting to do this weekend? Whether you’re a mom looking to dust-off your old prom dress or you’re ready to kick off the St. Patrick Day festivities, there’s plenty of fun things to do this weekend in Montgomery, MD. Mom Prom 2018: Pretty and Pink March 9 | 8 pm – 11...

Weekend Events: March 2 – 4, 2018

Looking for something interesting to do this weekend? From reaching new heights with yoga to wine classes, there’s plenty to do in Montgomery, MD. Lantern Festival March 2 | 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm | Free Westfield Montgomery | 7101 Democracy Blvd | Bethesda, MD Join Westfield Montgomery as they celebrate the Year of the...

March 2018 Events & Festivals

Check out these fun events to attend in March throughout Montgomery, Maryland. Lantern Festival at the Montgomery Mall March 2 | 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm | Free Westfield Montgomery | 7101 Democracy Blvd | Bethesda, MD Join Westfield Montgomery as they celebrate the Year of the Dog with a Lunar New Year Community Event...