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.

Sandy Spring Clay Works Clay Exploration Camp

Sandy Spring

Sandy Spring Clayworks Clay Exploration Camp! Week 1: July 14-18, 2014 9am-12pm Register by June 30th Week 2: July 28-August 1, 2014 9am-12pm Register by July 14th Ages 8-13 Come join us this summer to get down and dirty with clay! We will explore hand building techniques for creating, sculpting, and decorating both useful and whimsical pieces, such as tiles, figurines and pots. Pieces may be glazed or painted after a bisque firing. Nature will be our inspiration!

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.