MoCo Annual Events Events

Sunday, June 26

Heritage Days - Boyds Negro School

This restored one-room building was the sole public school for African American children in the Boyds area from 1895 to 1936. Enjoy tours and activities.

Heritage Days - Brookeville One Room Schoolhouse

Visit Brookeville’s newly refurbished one-room schoolhouse. Meet the town’s earliest Quaker residents and learn how their religious convictions shaped their...

Heritage Days - Button Farm Living History Center

Plantation life in 1850s Maryland is depicted with an heirloom garden, heritage breed animals, restored 19th-century buildings, and slave cemetery....

Heritage Days - Hyattstown Mill

An exhibition of artworks produced by regional artists and artisans displayed in the historic Hyattstown Mill along with musical performances provided by...

Heritage Days - John Poole House

This 1793 log cabin was built to serve as a general store and trading post; it is the oldest building in Poolesville. Visit to see the historical site and...

Heritage Days - King Barn Dairy MOOseum

Crafts, “milk” cow models, model training, dairy exhibits, live farm animals; balloon man making balloon animals for kids Saturday only noon - 2:00 p.m.....

Heritage Days - Poolesville Museum

This over 100-year-old restored bank includes an ornate, early 1900s bank vault with decorative paintings and a collection of local Civil War relics....

Heritage Days - Sandy Spring Friends Meeting House

Welcome to one of the oldest active Quaker meetings in Maryland. Friends have been worshiping here since the early 1700s. Explore our; beautiful...

Heritage Days - Sandy Spring Museum

View Sandy Spring history exhibits & “Space,” a temporary exhibit where artists explore topics related to emotional and physical space. Featured program at...

Heritage Days - Sandy Spring Museum

View Sandy Spring history exhibits & “Space,” a temporary exhibit where artists explore topics related to emotional and physical space. Featured program at...

Heritage Days - Smithville School and Education Center

Visit the restored 1906 Rosenwald School and period schoolroom. Explore displays showing early African American schools in the county and listen to oral...

Museum Month

Celebrate Montgomery County’s extensive collection of art, cultural and heritage museums all month long during Museum Month in June! Create your own...

Sidney Poitier Remembered

Trailblazing actor and director Sidney Poitier (1927–2022) — a founding Vice Chair of the American Film Institute and recipient of the 20th AFI Life...

Heritage Days - Josiah Henson Museum & Park

Tour the Josiah Henson Museum. Learn about the extraordinary life of Rev. Josiah Henson, formerly enslaved on the Riley plantation in Montgomery County,...

Heritage Days - Woodlawn Museum

Exhibits in the restored 1832 barn highlight local agricultural, Quaker, and African American history. Open 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Heritage Days: Gaithersburg Community Museum

The Museum will be open from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. for drop in visitors. Come see the model train exhibit on Hobo Codes located in the Rail Diesel Car. On Sunday...

Bethesda Painting Awards Exhibit

Eight painters have been selected as finalists for the Bethesda Painting Awards, a juried competition and exhibition produced by the Bethesda Arts &...

Pride in the Plaza

Come out and show your pride in Veterans Plaza for a fun, all-day festival celebrating LGBTQ+ community, health, well-being, and joy! The festival is free...

Heritage Days - Howard Chapel at Patuxent State Park

Join a Park Ranger on a 3-mile, round-trip guided hike to the site of the historic African American Howard Chapel Cemetery, a historic African American...

Rockville Pride

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trangender, Queer/Questioning Plus (LGBTQ+) Pride Month is celebrated in the United States to commemorate the Stonewall Riots,...

Heritage Days - Gaithersburg International Latitude Observatory

The Observatory building will be open (weather permitting) on Saturday and staff will be there to answer questions. Saturday night there will be a...

Sunday, June 26