Things to Do In Montgomery County Blog

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Things to do this weekend: July 21-23

We know it’s hot out! But check out these outdoor festivals and events!

Shark Week Family Fun Fest

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Join our friends at Discovery Communications for a Free Family Fun Fest on Downtown Silver Spring’s Fountain Plaza on Friday, July 21 from 6-8pm. Lots of family activities, Shark Week swag, and DJ Damon playing all the Top 40 Hits.
Where: Silver Spring Fountain Plaza 916 Ellsworth Dr. Silver Spring, MD 20910

Moonlight Movies at the Mansion


Bring a blanket, lawn chair and picnic and enjoy these free, family friendly movies on the front lawn of Kentlands Mansion.
When: Friday, July 21; Movies start at 7:30pm – Shrek
Where: 320 Kent Square Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Farm Tour & Harvest Sale

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Montgomery County celebrates its agricultural heritage by promoting local farms, and inviting our residents to indulge in seasonally fresh food during the 28th Annual Farm Tour and Harvest as well as throughout the entire growing season. Explore local farms and purchase fresh fruits, vegetables, flowers, plants and other local products. Several farms have hayrides, pony rides, music, demonstrations and other fun and educational activities for all ages. Click here for a full list of participating farms.
When: July 22-23, 2017
Where: County-wide

Outdoor Movies in Bethesda


Spend an enjoyable evening in Woodmont Triangle and have dinner at one of the
neighborhood’s delicious and diverse restaurants before the show! A limited number of chairs will be provided and attendees are invited to bring their own lawn chairs. Movies start at 9pm.
When: Friday, July 21 – Hidden Figures
Saturday, July 22
– La La Land
Where: Woodmont Triangle – Corner of Norfolk and Auburn Avenues. 

Harry Potter and the Silver Screen

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AFI’s summer-long project to screen every Harry Potter film continues! This Saturday will be Harry Potter and The Prisoner Of Azkaban, and will continue next Saturday with Harry Potter and The Goblet Of Fire! All tickets are discounted at $5 for this family-fun event!
When: Saturday, July 22, 2017
Where: AFI Silver Theatre & Cultural Center – 8633 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910

Sunflowers at McKee Beshers

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Yes! The sunflowers have started to bloom! FYI – there is no official address to the sunflower field. The wildlife management area is located off of River Road – on Hunting Quarter Road in Poolesville. There is no entrance fee.

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