2023 Montgomery Hills Street Fest

Columbia Blvd between Seminary Road and 16th Street Silver Spring

The Montgomery Hills Street Fest returns for its 3rd year of live music, great food, craft beer from Denizen's, and fun for all ages. The Fest is Saturday, April 29th from 3-7 pm. There will be food from Meleket, Nothing Bundt Cakes, Frank's Burgers, Silver Spring Wings, Talia's Cuzina, Fred's Ice Cream, and the DC Pretzel Company. We have lots ... Read More


Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station Open House

Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station 8100 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

S.S. B&O R.R. Station Open House, Sat., 5/6/23, 10-2 P.M. FREE! 8100 Georgia Ave. at Sligo, S.S. 20910, 301-495-4915 10-2 P.M., Explore S.S.'s Historic Station, Step on Board All Ages: Family Friendly, Bring Your Inner-Child! Take a self-guided Tour outside and inside the vibrant Station. “Train Spot” under Station’s rear canopy! Locomotives Galore! Wave at the Engineers! Feel the Trains' ... Read More


150th Anniversary of Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Metropolitan Branch

Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station 8100 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

150th Anniversary of Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Metropolitan Branch! Jerry A. McCoy, SSHS President, Presents Free Talk With Power Point S.S. B&O R.R. Station, 8100 Ga Ave at Sligo, 5/25/23, Th, 7:30-9 PM 301-495-4915, Hosted by https://www.montgomerypreservation.org/ This FREE Power Point Talk will take place on Thursday, May 25, 2023 (the exact 150th anniversary of the full opening of the ... Read More


American “Pops” Concert by NIH Community Orchestra & Chorus

Silver Spring United Methodist Church 8900 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring

Kick off summer with your ears open! This family-friendly "pops" concert features hissing "cats" and barking "dogs," plus familiar mid-century classics including an excerpt from Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring. The NIH Community Chorus will perform a set of American songs, and the NIH Community Orchestra will salute Cole Porter in a fun medley, too! Free admission, donations accepted for NIH ... Read More


Dixie Power Trio: A Jazz-Zydeco Concert

Rosensteel Hall 9707 Rosensteel Avenue, Silver Spring, MD, United States

IT’S THE DIXIE POWER TRIO! The Potomac River Jazz Club is excited to host the Dixie Power Trio, a brash band with an eclectic range of jazz sounds from traditional to blues with some peppy Zydeco mixed in. DPT is led by talented cornet and accordian player Zach Smith. Conceived in Fredericksburg, Virginia in 1992, the band has toured nationally, ... Read More


Cooking for Peace (In-Person at the Meditation Museum)

Meditation Museum 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Silver Spring

We all know the phrase you are what you eat, but we usually just think of the physical effects of food on our health. Come taste and learn to prepare plant-based recipes as we explore how food choices and food preparation affect our mental, spiritual, and physical well-being and the ethical impact on animals and the environment. This workshop includes ... Read More