photo volunteers preparing strawberry shortcake

Weekend Planner (Photos and Video)

Community festivals abound in the county this weekend. On Saturday, June 7 both the 33rd Annual Strawberry Festival in Sandy Spring and the 20th Annual Imagination Bethesda for children and their families take place. The Strathmore Open House featuring Sounds of Brazil and the Takoma Park JazzFest take place Sunday, June 8. Both are free and feature local and regional bands. Celebrate Gaithersburg in Olde Towne and the Taste of Wheaton street festivals occur Sunday, June 8.

Here are some of our weekend picks from the calendar.

Friday, June 6

photo of Sergio Mendes

Sergio Mendes

  • Stop in you local Dunkin’ Donuts or Krispy Kreme for a free doughnut in celebration of National Doughnut Day
  • Friday Night Live outdoor concerts continue with Billy Coulter Band from 6:30 to 9 Rockville Town Square
  • Downtown Live presents Ro Cube & Friends performing Motown, R&B and Pop from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on the Fountain Plaza Stage in Dowtown Silver Spring
  • Zumba in the Park at Gaithersburg’s Concert Pavillion at 7 p.m.
  • Fillmore Silver Spring presents at 7 p.m.
  • The Adventure Theatre MTC presents their annual students’ musical review at 7 p.m. in Rockville
  • Grammy winner Sergio Mendes performs at the Music Center at Strathmore at 8 p.m.
  • Round House Bethesda presents Ordinary Days at 8 p.m.

Saturday, June 7

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

Sunday, June 8
Taste of Wheaton Grilling Outdoors

For more things to do: see our Do & Go video calendar:


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