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Rockville, Maryland is a vibrant town centrally located in Montgomery County, Maryland. There are many great places to eat, shop and explore, especially in the summer. Check out some awesome events that are happening all throughout the season!
1) Pike Central Farm Market at Pike and Rose
Experience over 40 farmers and artisan food producers at the Pike Central Farm Market. Some of the highest-quality, local produce, dairy, baked goods and meats are featured here every Saturday at 1:30 p.m., from now until November! In addition to all the amazing food this free market has to offer, there also are featured bands that play live music and table seating for the audience. If you have children, bring them to the market, so that they can experience immersive arts and crafts events. Another great thing about the Pike Central Farm Market is that the event is dog friendly!
2) Friday Night Live Concert Series
Enjoy Rockville Town Square’s Friday Night Live concert series every Friday from 7-9 p.m. The Square will transform into a theater with live reggae, swing, pop rock and blues music. Purchase your $5 ticket to be used for beer, wine or food from Rockville Town Square restaurants. Leashed pets are permitted!
3) Rio Summer Concerts
Enjoy live music every Friday and Saturday from 6-9 p.m. on RIO Patio, near the paddleboats and Union Jack’s. This awesome outdoor event is a great way to spend a summer night. Enjoy this event throughout the summer, until September 30!
4) Wings of Fancy Live Butterfly and Caterpillar Exhibit
Head to Brookside Gardens and witness the amazing metamorphosis of butterflies and learn about the integral role that they play in the larger scope of nature, such as healthy ecosystems. At Wings of Fancy, you’ll also learn how to ensure that these insects can thrive in your garden if you have one. Looking for the perfect photo op? There are plenty here! This is a great learning experience for both children and adults. It’s also great for birthday parties, photography and art classes, school group visits or just for fun! You’ll see hundreds of butterflies from North America, Costa Rica, Africa and Asia. You also will walk away from the experience with more knowledge and insight on this incredible species.
5) Bethesda Farm Women’s Market
Looking for a unique and quirky shopping experience? Head to downtown Bethesda for great food, drinks and live music at the Bethesda Farm Women’s Market. There are tons of boutique businesses from the Mid-Atlantic region that are perfect for shopping or just browsing. Local vineyards and breweries also populate this market and offer free tastings! Looking for a quick meal? Try something from the food trucks! This free event is open Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 7 a.m.-4 p.m. throughout this summer!
Apartments in Rockville, Maryland
Living in Rockville, Maryland is the perfect choice for your lifestyle, whether you are married with children or just starting life on your own. There are so many options for dining, shopping and community involvement that you’ll get to take advantage of every single day! Commuting is a breeze when you reside at Lerner Oxford Square, a wonderful apartment community that offers residents a comfortable and enjoyable life. Take the virtual tour to discover your happy place!