Events Calendar

Events Calendar

Throughout the year, Montgomery County’s towns, both large and small, offer special events with something for everyone. From the Sugarloaf Craft Festivals which showcase talented craft designers and fine artists to the annual Taste of Bethesda featuring scrumptious samplings from more than 50 restaurants, Montgomery County is a treasure-trove of fun.

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Jun 25
Aug 10

The BFG

daily thru Sunday, August 10, 2014  |  Bethesda
1:30 PM to 4:00 PM

Little orphan Sophie cant sleep. When she peeks out the window, she is surprised to see a giant. Hes surprised… more

Little orphan Sophie cant sleep. When she peeks out the window, she is surprised to see a giant. Hes surprised to see her too and whisks Sophie away to his home in Giant Country. But this is no ordinary giant; Sophies giant is the worlds ONLY friendly giant. He operates in the strictest of secrecy to bring good dreams to the human world. Other giants steal and have a nasty habit of eating children! To save the children of England, Sophie and the Big Friendly Giant (BFG) embark on a magical journey to Buckingham Palace.

presented by Imagination Stage

Imagination Stage
4908 Auburn Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
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Phone: 301-280-1660

Price: 10

Jul 15
Aug 4

The Tempest

daily thru Monday, August 4, 2014  |  Olney
12:01 AM to 11:59 PM

Shakespeares glorious tale of magical creatures, love and forgiveness on a faraway island is sure to captivate in our outdoor… more

Shakespeares glorious tale of magical creatures, love and forgiveness on a faraway island is sure to captivate in our outdoor space, the Root Family Stage. In celebration of their 65th consecutive year of touring, well be returning to an old format weve used in the past, in which National Players veterans compose half of the cast of this professional show, mentoring current National Players who take the younger roles.

presented by Olney Theatre Center

Olney Theatre Center
2001 Olney Sandy Spring Rd
Olney, MD 20832
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Phone: 301-924-3400

Price: FREE to 20

Jul 24

Backyard Theater for Children

Thursday, July 24, 2014  |  North Bethesda
9:00 AM to 9:00 AM

A summertime favorite, Backyard Theater for Children returns with enough music and magic to thrill kids and parents alike “… more

A summertime favorite, Backyard Theater for Children returns with enough music and magic to thrill kids and parents alike " all outdoors under a big tent! Thursdays, 9:30 & 11:30AM. Tickets $8, free ages 2 and under. Don't miss Recess Monkey - June 26; Mister G: ABC Fiesta - July 10; Story Pirates - July 17; Tim and the Space Cadets - July 24; CityDance: Rhythm of Lanka - July 31

presented by Strathmore

Strathmore
10701 Rockville Pike
North Bethesda, MD 20852
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Phone: 301-581-5100

Price: $8

Jul 24
Aug 31

Little Red Riding Hood/3 Little Pigs

daily Thursday, July 24, 2014 - Sunday, August 31, 2014  |  Glen Echo
10:00 AM to 10:40 AM

Whats so bad about the Big Bad Wolf? At last B.B. (Big Bad) Wolfe tells his side of the story,… more

Whats so bad about the Big Bad Wolf? At last B.B. (Big Bad) Wolfe tells his side of the story, in rap, no less. Has the notorious pork poacher and grandma impersonator gotten a bum rap, or is he truly deserving of his moniker? You be the judge! This tongue-in-cheek version of two childrens favorites uses humor and music to explore our fear of things we dont understand. This is one of our most popular and funniest productions, and includes lots of audience participation. Show runs from July 24 " Aug. 31, 2014.

presented by the Puppet Co. Playhouse

the Puppet Co.
7300 MacArthur Blvd
Glen Echo, MD 20812
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Phone: 301-634-5380

Price: $10.00

Jul 25
Jul 27

Legally Blonde, The Musical

daily Friday, July 25, 2014 - Sunday, July 27, 2014  |  Silver Spring
7:30 PM to 2:00 PM

Based on the 2001 hit movie, this high-energy musical follows Delta Nu sorority sister Elle Woods on a search for… more

Based on the 2001 hit movie, this high-energy musical follows Delta Nu sorority sister Elle Woods on a search for love that leads her right into the heat of Harvard Law School and a big-name trial. Join our talented cast of students for this hilarious Broadway musical that will have you dancing in the aisles in no time. This much fun should not be legal! Four performances - visit www.thehighwoodtheatre.org for more information and tickets!

presented by The Highwood Theatre

The Highwood Theatre
914 Silver Spring Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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Phone: 301-587-0697

Price: 17.00

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