Events

April 23 - 29, 2019

Tuesday, April 23

Nature Nook

Join Seneca Creek State Park every Tuesday in April for fun crafts, games, and hands-on nature items. Activities vary each week!

Medical Museum Science Cafe: Finding Our Lost

Join Dr. Thomas Holland, Director of Partnerships and Innovations at the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, to learn how DPAA fulfills our nation's...

Beyond Boundaries 10k (Run / Interval ) - Spring

Our iconic program for those looking to move to a new running level. The program helps you cross the finish line of your first 10K race! A nationally awarded...

Wednesday, April 24

Winter Growth's Fabulous 40th Celebration

Join Winter Growth in celebrating 40 Fabulous Years of service in our community. Relax and enjoy hor d'oeuvres and drinks as we reminisce and recognize the...

Blooming Visionaries

Operation A.R.T.S presents Blooming Visionaries, a multi-genre event featuring an explorative artists reception, an interactive art demonstration, workshop...

Half Marathon - Winter

If you're serious about training for and completing in a half marathon, join the area's premier training program. Our trained coaches offer the support and...

Movie Screening: "Living in the Future's Past"

You do not want to miss this award-winning documentary produced by Jeff Bridges about our interactions with the Earth and its inhabitants. In this...

Calista Garcia, singer-songwriter

Singer-songwriter Calista Garcia brings a mix of lyrical complexity and musical sophistication to her folk-rock and blues sound that harkens back to ’70s...

Comedy Night  at Caddies!

Join us every Wednesday night for open mic comedy night! Drink and Food specials all night! Sign up at caddiesopenmic@gmail.com today to reserve your spot!

Alan Cumming

The set list for Alan Cumming’s provocative new concert show is as eclectic and idiosyncratic as Cumming himself. Legal Immigrant, a collection of musings on...

Ken Ludwig's A Comedy of Tenors

The Tony Award®-winning playwright of Lend Me a Tenor is back with another farce set on the precipice of a big concert in 1936 Paris. When star tenor Tito...

Thursday, April 25

Color Your Community

Have you ever wanted to be part of an art exhibit? Here's your chance! In this exhibit by Martha Spak and Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg, visitors can...

Spring Operation

The Museum begins it's Thursday-Friday operations from March 15th through May 10th. Open from 10am to 2pm.

Adventure Kids Club - Lakeforest Mall

Sing, Play, and Learn along with our Adventure Kids Club Performers! Free craft and toy for the first 60 members to check-in. Membership is free, sign up...

Clearing Your Emotional Clutter with Dr. Prashant Kakoday

Unresolved emotions are like clutter which gets in the way, diverting your attention and draining your energy. Join us for tools on how to clear your...

Local Writer's Showcase: Poetry Awards Ceremony

The annual Poetry Contest will honor local writers on Thursday, April 25 at 7pm!Please join us at Gallery B in downtown Bethesda. As we award our winners in...

Trivia Nights & True Respite Brewing Co. !

Thursday night trivia continues at True Respite Brewing! Trivia starts at 7 pm every Thursday night and is hosted by District Trivia. Game Play District...

Ken Ludwig's A Comedy of Tenors

The Tony Award®-winning playwright of Lend Me a Tenor is back with another farce set on the precipice of a big concert in 1936 Paris. When star tenor Tito...

Friday, April 26

Color Your Community

Have you ever wanted to be part of an art exhibit? Here's your chance! In this exhibit by Martha Spak and Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg, visitors can...

Spring Operation

The Museum begins it's Thursday-Friday operations from March 15th through May 10th. Open from 10am to 2pm.

Fab Friday Happy Hours

Excitement, energy, laughs.... they all await at the area's BEST entertainment center in the heart of Montgomery County. And now on Fridays from 6pm to 12mid...

History Happy Hour - The New Chesapeake Kitchen

Cooking with a conscience? It’s not just kale and tofu! Meet a champion of the environment and the local food movement around Maryland’s Chesapeake Bay. John...

Local Writer's Showcase: Essay & Short Story Awards Ceremony

The annual Essay and Short Story contest, in partnership with Bethesda Magazine, The Writer's Center and The Trawick Foundation will honor local writers on...

Night Hike at the Vernal Pool

Take part in the City Nature Challenge after dark and look for creatures of the night, including salamanders, frogs, moths, and owls. We'll visit a hub of...

Ken Ludwig's A Comedy of Tenors

The Tony Award®-winning playwright of Lend Me a Tenor is back with another farce set on the precipice of a big concert in 1936 Paris. When star tenor Tito...

Saturday, April 27

AAHP Community Day 2019

In recognition of National Minority Health Month in April, the African American Health Program (AAHP) is uniting with its partner organizations to host AAHP...

Canal Pride Days

Do you take pride in your neighborhood National Park, the C&O Canal? Show it off by volunteering for a day of restoration, revitalization, and fun during one...

Derwood Farmers Market

Derwood Farmers Market Rain or Shine Saturdays 9 am - 1 pm April 27 to October 26 A community market featuring fresh, local fruits, veggies, meats,...

Kensington Farmer's Market

Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared...

Kensington parkrun

Kensington parkrun is a free, weekly, timed 5K run/walk on Rock Creek Trail. We are part of the larger parkrun global community - more than 1300 events...

Fun Run & Walk

Come join us for a run (or walk!) at our FFRC (Fleet Feet Run Club) Fun Run & Walk. The FFRC is a FREE run and walk club open to everyone - new runners,...

Bunnyland Festival 2019

Come welcome spring! Hunt for eggs, visit our farm animals, take a hayride, romp in the hay barn, swoosh down our giant slides, bounce on the jumping pad,...

Saturday Family Jazz Sessions

Junior music aficionados spend Saturday mornings singing, playing, and preparing for a lifetime of music appreciation. Strathmore’s fun, creative,...

Art Hop Takoma

A weekend of art and live performances will take place in Takoma (MD and DC) for the 11th annual Art Hop Arts Fest on April 27-28, 2019. The work of over 100...

Just for the Record: A Vinyl Day

Montgomery County Public Libraries’ (MCPL) second annual Just for the Record – A Vinyl Day is a celebration of music, culture, art and sound. All ages are...

Women's History Month

Celebrating Women's History Month, the Museum presents the special exhibit, Women in Transition.

Cooking for Peace with Special Guest Gwyn Whittaker

We all know the phrase you are what you eat but we usually just think of the physical effects of food on our health. Food influences our mental, spiritual...

Ken Ludwig's A Comedy of Tenors

The Tony Award®-winning playwright of Lend Me a Tenor is back with another farce set on the precipice of a big concert in 1936 Paris. When star tenor Tito...

Spring Glow in the Park

Spring is here! Join us on Saturday, April 27th between 6 PM and 11 PM for our first Glow in the Park of the season! We are lighting up our outdoor aerial...

Colebrook Road - Live Bluegrass

Award-winning Colebrook Road is a standout string band, a bluegrass powerhouse made up of five individuals whose sum is more than the total of their talents....

Colebrook Road - Live Bluegrass

Award-winning Colebrook Road is a standout string band, a bluegrass powerhouse made up of five individuals whose sum is more than the total of their talents....

Chavela (Film)

Through its lyrical structure, CHAVELA takes viewers on an evocative, thought-provoking journey through the iconoclastic life of game-changing artist Chavela...

Jeremy Schonfeld

Last time celebrated songwriter and performer Jeremy Schonfeld was in town, he premiered Iron & Coal, a record-setting event at Strathmore featuring 230...

Ken Ludwig's A Comedy of Tenors

The Tony Award®-winning playwright of Lend Me a Tenor is back with another farce set on the precipice of a big concert in 1936 Paris. When star tenor Tito...

Sunday, April 28

 Annual Pike’s Peek 10K

The Montgomery County Road Runners Club (MCRRC) is partnering with Federal Realty to bring its signature and 23rd Annual Pike’s Peek 10K road race finish...

Bethesda Central Farm Market

A weekely farmers market in downtown Bethesda. Over 60 farmers and artisan food producers gather each week to bring the best in fresh food. Live music, kids...

Art Hop Takoma

A weekend of art and live performances will take place in Takoma (MD and DC) for the 11th annual Art Hop Arts Fest on April 27-28, 2019. The work of over 100...

Bunnyland Festival 2019

Come welcome spring! Hunt for eggs, visit our farm animals, take a hayride, romp in the hay barn, swoosh down our giant slides, bounce on the jumping pad,...

Up-Scale Pop-Up Boutique

Beautifully renovated Bender JCC of Greater Washington in Rockville, MD is the site for this Up-Scale Pop-Up Boutique. Come shop local small businesses...

2019 Montgomery County Greenfest

The 5th annual Montgomery County GreenFest will take place on April 28th from 11am-4pm at Brookside Gardens. Greenfest is a fun-filled day of entertainment,...

Color Your Community

Have you ever wanted to be part of an art exhibit? Here's your chance! In this exhibit by Martha Spak and Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg, visitors can...

Kensington Day of the Book Festival

One of the DC area's top literary events... the 14th annual Kensington Day of the Book Festival in Old Town Kensington! This street festival, held rain or...

30th Rockville Science Day

Come and join us at Montgomery College for the 30th annual Rockville Science Day, featuring a variety of science and technology-related exhibits, activities,...

Cavalcade of Street Cars

The Cavalcade of Street Cars features operation of several cars from the collection.

Women's History Month

Celebrating Women's History Month, the Museum presents the special exhibit, Women in Transition.

BBQ Fundraiser

Fundraiser to benefit Stepping Stones Shelter

Ken Ludwig's A Comedy of Tenors

The Tony Award®-winning playwright of Lend Me a Tenor is back with another farce set on the precipice of a big concert in 1936 Paris. When star tenor Tito...

Museum Jam

Bring a stringed instrument or just come to listen at this popular monthly event. The Museum Jam welcomes musicians of all abilities and ages. Singing and...

National Philharmonic Chamber Players

EPISODE 3: MUSICAL ATOMS – A STUDY OF INTERVALS “A very important word, “interval”, because it’s the heart and soul of music. You see, music is not made out...

Yogapalooza with Bari Koral

Catch a concert in Downward Dog! Beloved recording artist and kids’ yoga educator Bari Koral presents Yogapalooza! Bari and her excellent band take kids and...

NOWmaste

Treat yourself to a peaceful immersion of live marimba music, gentle and mindful movement, and time to reflect, recharge and return to a deeper state of...

Tula’s Cabaret

One of Washington’s leading divas and doyenne of the downtown drag scene, Tula – true stars need only one name - brings a bevy of her best gal pals to...

Monday, April 29

April 23 - 29, 2019