Sandy Spring

Settled by Quakers in 1725, this charming town offers many wonderful examples of historic architecture, including the town’s Friends Meeting House constructed in 1817. 

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Adventure Park at Sandy Spring

The Adventure Park offers family fun for ages 5 and up. This aerial forest adventure is fun, exciting and safe…

Olney Theatre

Offering professional productions year-round. One of only two State theatres in Maryland.

Sandy Spring Slave Museum

A collection of historical art and artifacts telling the story of African American history. A clipper ship, African hut, and…

Woodlawn Manor Museum

A living history museum located in Sandy Spring, MD featuring a brick manor house, stone barn, outbuildings and extensive meadows,…

Upcoming Events in Town

The Tempest

Olney

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.

Fibre Arts Mania!

Sandy Spring

Fiber Arts Maker Mania! Week 1: July 14-18, 2014 1pm-4pm Week 2: July 21-25, 2014 9am-12pm Ages 8-13 If you like to work with your hands, then come join us for two fiber-ific weeks! Campers will have fun experiencing a variety of materials and skills. Week 1: Campers will learn to spin, customize drop spindles, dye wool, sun print t-shirts, create straw bracelets, make paper lanterns, crochet and learn the ancient Japanese art of braiding. Week 2: Campers will learn to knit, make baskets, felt and make their own paper Find out which fiber art is your favorite!

The Tempest

Olney

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.