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.

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

Jun 26
Aug 15

Silver Spring Summer Swing Concert Series

weekly thru Friday, August 15, 2014  |  Silver Spring, MD
12:01 AM to 11:59 PM

The free concerts are held on Thursday evenings, June 26 through August 14, from 7:00 ” 9:00 p.m., on Veterans… more

The free concerts are held on Thursday evenings, June 26 through August 14, from 7:00 " 9:00 p.m., on Veterans Plaza at the Silver Spring Civic Building, Ellsworth Dr. and Fenton St. Performances are canceled due to weather only if it is raining at 7:00 p.m.

presented by Montgomery County

Silver Spring Regional Center
Veterans Plaza
1 Veterans Place
Silver Spring, MD, MD 20910
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Phone: 240-777-6821

Price: FREE

Jun 26
Sep 6

Silver Spring Summer Concert Series

Thursday, June 26, 2014  |  Silver Spring
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Downtown Silver Spring comes alive with the sound of music at the annual free summer concert series every Friday evening.… more

Downtown Silver Spring comes alive with the sound of music at the annual free summer concert series every Friday evening. The concerts feature a variety of musical styles – from swing, jazz and soul to Latin, rhythm and blues, and rock and roll. Concerts feature a raffle with prizes for children and adults. Attendees can bring a picnic or enjoy food from one of the many nearby restaurants. Enjoy a concert every Thursday from 7 - 9 pm at Veterans Plaza at the Civic Building.

presented by Discovery Communications & Live Nation

Veterans Plaza
Veterans Plaza, Silver Spring Civic Building
850 Ellsworth Dr. and Fenton St.
Silver Spring, MD
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Jul 2
Aug 26

Summer Visions

Wednesday, July 2, 2014  |  Bethesda
12:00pm to 6:00pm

Summer Visions is a group exhibition featuring work by Shaune Bazner, Judy Gilbert Levey, Donna K. McGee, Patricia Zannie and… more

Summer Visions

Summer Visions is a group exhibition featuring work by Shaune Bazner, Judy Gilbert Levey, Donna K. McGee, Patricia Zannie and Michele Zugrav.. Gallery hours: Wed. - Sat., 12-6pm Opening reception: Friday, July 11, 6-9pm
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presented by Gallery B

Gallery B
7700 Wisconsin Avenue
Level E
Bethesda, MD 20814
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Phone: 301-215-6660

Price: FREE to free

Jul 7
Jul 28

Focus on Composition and Design

weekly thru Monday, July 28, 2014  |  Rockville
7 PM to 10 PM

Having a good subject is not enough to make a great photograph. In this workshop we look at all aspects… more

Having a good subject is not enough to make a great photograph. In this workshop we look at all aspects of composition, learning to eliminate dead space, boring presentation, and distracting details. We cover compositional techniques that allow the photographer to capture the viewer's attention and direct the eye

presented by Washington School of Photography

Washington School of Photography
12276 Wilkins Ave
Rockville, MD 20852
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Phone: 301-654-1998

Price: $265

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