Four Seasons of Fun

Montgomery County, Maryland’s vibrant seasons make it a year-round destination for people all around the country.

Whether you like hiking through colorful foliage in fall, ice skating in the winter, strolling through the cherry blossoms in the spring, or splashing in the pool in the summer—each season has its own unique activities, sights, eats, and events for a picture-perfect getaway.

Fall

During fall, you can try beer samples at a horse farm or shop and stroll around some of the best farmers markets the area has to offer. Stop by Oktoberfest for the ultimate fall food adventure complete with a parade, live music, and more. Halloween is also in full swing here in the county so stop by some of the many spooky attractions available around the holiday. Learn More

Winter

Winter is the most wonderful time of the year, especially in Montgomery County, Maryland. Grab your skates and hit an ice-skating rink, chop down the perfect Christmas tree, holiday shop ‘till you drop at one of our outlet malls, drive through a holiday light show to get into the holiday spirit, or celebrate the New Year with friends. Learn More

Spring

Spring is the perfect time to head to the Kenwood neighborhood to see the famous cherry blossoms, visit Brookside Gardens, or the McKee-Beshers Sunflower Fields. Grab a bike and cycle through Seneca Creek State Park or hike along Potomac River to get the perfect view of the Great Falls. Learn More

Summer

As temperatures heat up and it’s time to cool off, try a new flavor at a local ice cream shop, take a dip in a swimming pool, or run through a splash fountain at Rockville Town Square. If you can take the heat, visit Butler’s Orchard to pick your very own strawberries or ride the carnival rides at The Montgomery County Agricultural Fair. Learn More