When/Where: August 5th 7:00 pm Triangle Ln and Reedie Dr. Wheaton,
Why Go? Unlike the Everlasting Gobstopper, summer isn’t forever. So support the TGIF Summer Series while it’s still here by bringing friends, lawn chairs, and, of course, candy to this outdoor screening of the classic film.
When/Where: August 5, 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm, , 1400 Glenallan Ave.
Why Go? We humans give snakes a bum rap. In return, pythons make themselves difficult to UNwrap. But really, the number of times snakes strike is miniscule compared to all the verbal venom we spew about our slithering brethren. That’s why Brookside is going to set the record straight with this fun and kid-friendly presentation.
When/Where: August 6, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, , 3300 Briggs Chaney Rd. Colesville (Held in Parking Lot 1/2 Mile East of Rt 29/Columbia Pike/Colesville Rd.)
Why Go? This festival of farming and art is not your average weekend market. Live music, chef demos, wine tastings, and the “Kids Tent” are just of few of the features that will keep everyone enthused. In fact, there’s so much fun to describe that you need to click here for the required bandwidth.
When/Where: August 6, 11:00 am to 11:45 am, , 8901 Colesville Rd. Silver Spring
Why Go? Mad Science is bringing their Spectacular Science show to teach kids about the “elements” of magic. The kids will see bubbling potions and even fireworks. It will be anything but a quiet day at the library.
Pricing: FREE, great for kids 4+
When/Where: August 6, (7:30 pm) 7 (2:00 pm) , 603 Edmonston Dr. Rockville
Why Go? Escape the high temps and come inside for some high art. See the Rockville Civic Ballet’s presentation of their summer production (MacBeth, Twelve Dancing Princesses).
Pricing: $12 to $16
When/Where: August 7, 11:00 am to 8:00 pm, Downtown Silver Spring 916 Ellsworth Dr, Silver Spring
Why go? The Ivory Coast celebrates its independence on this anniversary. Join the festival and you’ll experience the traditional food, clothing, and crafts.