Takoma Park

Considered to be Washington D.C.’s first commuter suburb, Takoma Park was founded in 1883.  The town has an extensive historic district with everything from large Victorian homes to tiny bungalows. 

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Crossroads Farmers’ Market

The producers-only market, held every Wednesday from 11am-3pm from June to Thanksgiving. We feature local fruits and vegetables from sustainable…

Takoma Park Farmers’ Market

Join us every Sunday on Laurel Avenue in historic Old Takoma. The market includes the freshest local, seasonal produce, breads,…

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Upcoming Events in Town

Radical Elements: Contemporary Quilts. Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus.

Takoma Park

An exhibit of quilts by Studio Art Quilts Associates in conjunction with their national conference being held in Washington, D.C. Reception: Thursday, April 3, 6pm-8pm.

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Juried Student Exhibition. Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring C

Takoma Park

Showcasing the best work by students in the TP/SS Department of Visual Arts and Design. Reception: Thursday, April 3, 6pm-8pm.

Plantbok Genetics. Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus.

Takoma Park

Parodies and satirical comments on the practices of biotech companies. Interactive exhibit with plants and robotics. Reception: Thursday, April 3, 6pm-8pm.