Events

Thursday, September 30

AFI Latin American Film Festival

The AFI Latin American Film Festival is making its long-anticipated return to the big screen at AFI Silver Theatre. This year's exciting lineup features 49...

Butler's Orchard Pumpkin Festival

It’s back again for another year! The 41st Annual Pumpkin Festival starts September 25th and runs through October 31st. We’ve made a few updates to improve...

Life of a Neuron

Walk through a neuron—the “thinking cells” of the brain—and witness first-hand the beauty of one of science’s greatest mysteries: the human brain. Life of...

Facets of Hope Exhibit at Brookside Gardens

Visit a new temporary art installation, “Facets of Hope”, to honor the more than 1,400 lives lost to COVID-19 in Montgomery County. “Facets of Hope” will...

Exhibit - ARTINA 2021: Balancing Acts

Open daily from dawn until dusk A juried exhibit featuring 12 original works created by 10 local artists who are members of the Washington Sculptors Group. ...

Exhibit – Artina 2021: Balancing Acts

Open daily from dawn until dusk A juried exhibit featuring 12 original works created by 10 local artists who are members of the Washington Sculptors Group. ...

Montgomery Energy Connection Scavenger Hunt!

Introducing the Montgomery Energy Connection Scavenger Hunt! In celebration of October Energy Awareness Month, we are thrilled to launch this fun,...

LUCHADORA!

The discovery of a worn pink wrestling mask prompts Nana Lupita, a Wisconsin grandmother, to share her tale about growing up in 1960s Texas. As her tale...

Casey Farmers Market

The Casey Farmers Market is held Thursdays, May through November 18, 2021, from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Winter Markets will be held December 2, 2021, January...

Small Identities by Sobia Ahmad

Eight regional artists have been named finalists for The Trawick Prize: Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards. The Best in Show, first place winner will be...

Oktoberfest at Silver Branch Brewing Company

Celebrate the season with twelve full days of delicious OKTOBERFEST Märzen, bratwurst, Bavarian pretzels, live music, championship steinholding, lederhosen...

Ceramics: Handbuilding for Adults

Discover the magic and endless possibilities of clay! Led by teaching artist Maggie Delaney students will explore all sorts of fun hand-building methods that...

Drawing I for Adults *Online & Onsite*

Pick up a pencil with professional teaching artist, Danielel Gantt and learn to draw in this 8-week class designed to teach the fundamentals of drawing....

Hybrid History Happy Hour: Illustrating Death Row: From Personal to Policy

In-Person – $15 for Museum members, $20 for non-members Virtual – free for Museum members, $5 for non-members Along with Japan, Taiwan, and Singapore, the...

Painting I for Adults

Immerse yourself in the world of color with painter and professional teaching artist Joanna Turner by learning the basics of painting with acrylics! Acrylics...

Trivia Nights & True Respite Brewing Co. !

District Trivia is BACK at True Respite! Trivia happens from 7-9 pm every Thursday evening. District Trivia has developed an app for trivia so that the...

Virtual History Happy Hour - Illustrating Death Row: From Personal to Policy

Free for Museum members, $5 for non-members Along with Japan, Taiwan, and Singapore, the United States is one of four advanced democracies and the only...

Manhattan Short Film Festival

The Manhattan Short Film Festival is back, presenting to 100,000 film lovers in 500+ cities across 6 continents. You get to vote on the finalist films in...

The Thanksgiving Play

The country’s most-produced comedy of 2019 arrives in the DMV courtesy of Olney Theatre Center to open our 2021-22 season! This hilarious sendup of “white...

Quixote Nuevo

MUSIC-FILLED MODERN EPIC Quixote Nuevo By Octavio Solis Directed by Lisa Portes | Regional Premiere SEP 8 – OCT 3, 2021 “Make room for Quixote Nuevo,” raves...

Thursday, September 30