festivals in the Mid-Atlantic region, the Bethesda
Row Arts Festival features 190 artists who work
in a wide array of media, including ceramics,
drawings, pastels, ;ber, glass, graphics/
printmaking, jewelry, metalwork, mixed media 2D,
mixed media 3D, oil/acrylic painting, photography,
digital art, sculpture, watercolor and wood.
When: Oct. 12, 2019, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.;
Oct. 13, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Where: Bethesda Row, along Woodmont and
Bethesda avenues and Elm Street
Rockville Antique and
Classic Car Show
What: Thousands of car enthusiasts ;ock to the
grounds of the Glenview Mansion in Rockville to
check out over 550 antique and classic cars.
When: Oct. 19, 2019, 11 a.m. to 3: 30 p.m.
Where: Glenview Mansion
What: A parade, pony rides, a petting zoo,
pizza, a classic car show, a business fair
and a children’s festival are all part of this fall
festival in Potomac Village that began in 1982.
When: Oct. 26, 2019, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: The parade starts at the intersection
of Potomac Manors Drive and River Road.
The festival takes place at the Potomac
Promenade shopping center.
What: On the Saturday before Thanksgiving,
rain or shine, downtown Silver Spring hosts the
Montgomery County Thanksgiving Parade. The
lineup includes ;oats, bands, balloons, dancers,
mounted police, politicians and Santa’s sleigh.
About 15,000 spectators line the route, and the
parade is usually televised live on NewsChannel
8 from 10 a.m. to noon, and then rebroadcast
several times on Thanksgiving Day.
When: Nov. 23, 2019, 10 a.m. to noon.
Where: The parade begins at the Silver Spring
Civic Building at Fenton Street and Ellsworth
Drive, and then heads south on Georgia
Avenue to Silver Spring Avenue.
What: Nearly 10,000 runners work up a holiday
appetite by participating in Bethesda’s Turkey
Chase. The event began in 1982, and is now the
largest 10K race in Montgomery County, with the
net proceeds bene;ting youth and families in
Montgomery County through YMCA programs and
local Rotary charities. There is also a 2-mile race
and a 50-meter kids’ run.
When: Nov. 28, 2019; 10K begins at 8: 30 a.m.
Where: The race starts at 9401 Old Georgetown
Road in Bethesda.
things to do
Rockville Antique and Classic Car Show
Explorer Summer Camp
Adventure Summer Camps
Leaders in Training Program
Liquid Adventures Kayaking School (LAKS)
LAKS International Trips
Calleva Horse Adventure Programs
Farm & Forest Cubs
Dirty Dinners Farm-to-Table
Environmental Programs & Internships
Markoff’s Haunted Forest
Enchanted Forest WW W.CALLEVA.ORG
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