Category Archives: Washington D.C.

Pope in DC

The Pope will be in the District from Tuesday, September 22 to Wednesday, September 24. Washington, D.C. is expected to be filled with tourists and celebrants and many of the city’s roadways will be closed with three days projected to be disrupted by traffic congestion. Quick Facts: The pontiff will visit D.C., then New York and Philadelphia....

Pope Washington DC Visit

MONTGOMERY COUNTY WELCOMES POPE FRANCIS TO THE WASHINGTON, DC REGION! Here’s what you need to know about the Pope Washington DC visit. The Pope will be making his first visit to the U.S. in September, stopping in Washington, D.C., New York and Philadelphia. He is the fourth reigning Pontiff to visit our nation in its...

Celebrate Independence Day

With summer in full swing and Fourth of July weekend right around the corner, it’s time to start making plans on where and how you’ll spend Independence Day! Celebrate Independence Day in Montgomery County! There’s plenty to do. Here are 4 Things to do During July 4th Weekend 1. Attend the Independence Day Parade Celebrate with...

Summer Getaway Giveaway

Enjoy a summer getaway giveaway in Montgomery County! This summer we’re giving away packages to different areas of the county that are metro accessible. This contest is now closed.   Enter to win a stay in Rockville, Silver Spring or Bethesda. See packages below for more information. How to Enter: Follow us on Instagram @MoCoTourism...

Go Ape Zip Line

Creative Team Building Activities

Bring your team along for a new adventure in the Washington, DC area! Bethesda, Gaithersburg, Germantown, Rockville and Silver Spring are all within Montgomery County, located on the northern borders of Washington, DC. Think not just “outside the box” but “outside of the office” for your next meeting teambuilding event. VisArts VisArts Rockville is a unique...

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...

Dining With Friends

A Guide to Good Grub Outside of Washington, DC

In the surrounding areas of our nation’s capital, Montgomery County, MD has seen an influx of great restaurants offering delectable dishes that hold their own against the popular restaurants of Washington, DC.  Just a short Metro ride from DC, Montgomery County boasts an array of restaurants from Thai food to Spanish tapas, proving that you...

A Capital Location

Located at the western borders of Washington, D.C., Montgomery County offers quick access to the nation’s most acclaimed monuments and memorials in just a short Metro ride. You can head out in the morning and see the sites and be back in plenty of time to freshen-up for a fabulous dinner in one of our...