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February 2018 Events & Festivals

Check out these fun events to attend in February throughout Montgomery County, Maryland.

U.N World Interfaith Harmony Concert

February 3 | 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm | Free

Washington D.C Temple Visitors’ Center | 9900 Stoneybrook Dr | Kensington, MD

Third Annual U.N. World Interfaith Harmony Concert, including performances by the Mormon Choir of Washington D.C., Mosaic Harmony, Jayamangala School of Music and Dance, Metropolitan Washington Bahai Chorale, and Olam Tikvah Chorale. Learn more

Jim Crow Streetcars

February 10 | 1:30 pm | Adults $7, Kids $5

National Capital Trolley Museum | 1313 Bonifant Rd | Silver Spring, MD 20905

At 1:30 pm, Eric Madison presents Jim Crow Streetcars, a story of the varied regulation and opposition efforts to racial segregation on transit. His special focus is a transit route in Nashville, Tennessee. Learn more

Heart Sketching at the Medical Museum

February 10 | 10:00 am – 2:00 pm | Free

National Museum of Health and Medicine | 2500 Linden Ln | Silver Spring, MD

Join museum staff for an introduction to historic medical illustrations from the museum’s Otis Historical Archives and try your hand at creating illustrations of specimens and artifacts from the museum’s collections. Supplies will be available, but sketchers are encouraged to bring their own sketchbook and pencils. Learn more

“Corridor Four” Bethesda Row Screening & Filmmaker Q&A

February 15 | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm | $15

Landmark’s Bethesda Row Cinema | 7235 Woodmont Ave | Bethesda, MD

Feature-length documentary film, Corridor Four, is scheduled for a special screening at Landmark’s Bethesda Row Cinema. The image of the American hero is challenged in this heartfelt portrait of 9/11 Pentagon first-responder Isaac Ho’opi’i as he works to put that traumatic experience behind him with the support of his family and his love of Hawaiian music. Immediately following the screening, director Stephen Tringali and producer Maria Bissell will join the audience for a Q&A. Learn more

Love Thy Beer: Winter Warmer Showcase

February 16 | 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm | $60 – $80

Silver Spring Civic Center | 1 Veterans Pl | Silver Spring, MD

Join the Brewers Association of Maryland at Love Thy Beer, the signature event of FeBREWary, Maryland Craft Beer Lover’s Month. Love Thy Beer is an event for the ultimate craft beer enthusiast and will feature exclusive brews not found at your local beer shop. In the true spirit of FeBREWary, attendees will get the opportunity to chat with the experts behind Maryland beer in an intimate setting over seasonal ales. Think: stouts, porters, winter seasonal, sours & anything out of the barrel! Visit Montgomery will also host an information table at the event. Learn more

Montgomery County Brewery Tour

February 17 | 5:30 pm | $67.99

Pick-Up Location in Silver Spring, MD

Join Maryland Brewery Tours and check out Montgomery County’s finest breweries without the hassle of driving. Plus, enjoy added perks of behind the scenes tours, a pint of your choice at each stop, a limited-edition Montgomery County branded pint glass, good times, and more! Stops include Denizens Brewing Company, Saints Row Brewing, 7 Locks Brewing and Twin Valley Distillers. Learn More

Mid-Atlantic Jazz Festival

February 17 | 9:00 am – 9:00 pm | $5 – $50

1750 Rockville Pike | Rockville, MD

Enjoy an auspicious renewal of the spirit and intent of the East Coast Jazz Festival with a showcase of some of the DC area’s finest established and emerging artists, student ensembles, and renowned touring jazz artists. Learn more

Winter Cask Classic 2018

February 24 | 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm | $35

Denizen’s Brewing Co. | 1115 East West Highway | Silver Spring, MD

Stick it to Old Man Winter by getting out and having a ball (or a puck?) at the Denizens Brewing Co Winter Cask Classic! Enjoy an epic cask takeover along with some hockey-themed fun and games in the lower taproom. Taste Denizens casks, as well as casks from Atlas Brew Works, Bluejacket, The Brewer’s Art, DC Brau Brewing Company, District ChopHouse & Brewery, Oliver Brewing Company, Pub Dog – Columbia, Manor Hill Brewing, and UNION Craft Brewing. It wouldn’t be a Winter Classic without some hockey, so there will also be a (friendly) shoot-out competition outside. Learn more

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