The Rockville Antique and Classic Car Show
draws thousands of visitors each year
to check out hundreds of cars.
Suds & Soles
What: Suds & Soles will feature a 5K
course through downtown Rockville, a post-race party where runners can sample some
great beverages, listen to music and get a
commemorative mug from this event. Proceeds
to bene;t The Rockville Youth Recreation Fund
and Youth and Beginning Running Programs of
the Montgomery County Road Runners Club.
When: June 24, 2017, 7 to 9 p.m.
Where: Rockville Town Center (North
Washington Street and Middle Lane)
Montgomery County Agricultural
What: One of the largest county fairs in the
state, the Montgomery County Agricultural Fair
has been entertaining families with activities,
than 60 years.
When: Aug. 11-19, 2017
Where: Montgomery County Agricultural
Fairgrounds. 501 Perry Parkway, Gaithersburg
Kensington Labor Day Parade
What: Thousands of spectators bid farewell
to summer at Kensington’s annual Labor Day
parade. The festival following includes food,
vendors and activities.
When: Sept. 4, 2017, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.;
parade is at 10 a.m.
Where: The three-block spread of Howard
Avenue, between Armory Avenue and Fawcett
Street; and Armory Avenue, between Howard
Avenue and Mitchell Street.
Cabin John Annual Crab
and Chicken Feast
What: First held in 1969, the Cabin John
Crab and Chicken Feast is the town’s biggest
community event, attracting more than 500
residents and visitors. The feast is held in early
September and features live music in addition
to the food.
When: Sept. 16, 2017, 2 to 6 p.m.
Where: Clara Barton Community Center
Silver Spring Jazz Festival
What: This free, outdoor event drew 25,000
people in recent years. Previous festivals have
featured a wide array of performers, including
Wynton and Branford Marsalis, Aaron Neville and
Sergio Mendes. Attendees are encouraged to
bring a picnic blanket and/or beach chair. Food
is available from vendors on-site and nearby
When: September 2017
Where: Veterans Plaza at the Silver Spring Civic
Building, Fenton Street and Ellsworth Drive.
Taste of Bethesda
What: Taste of Bethesda is an annual food and
music festival with 60 participating restaurants
things to do