County Releases Thanksgiving Day Holiday Schedule

Here is a breakdown of the open and closed Montgomery County offices, services and recreational areas during the Thanksgiving holiday week, according to a Montgomery County press release.

Closed on Nov. 25:

  • County offices
  • State offices and courts
  • Libraries
  • All Alcohol Beverage Services Stores
  • Ride on extRa and Flex
  • TRiPS Silver Spring commuter store
  • TRiPS mobile commuter store
  • County trash and recycling collection
  • Shady Grove Processing Facility and Transfer Station and the Recycling Center
  • Recreation centers including senior centers
  • Montgomery Parks’ headquarters, customer service and permit offices
  • Brookside Gardens’ visitor center and conservatory
  • Garden of Lights at Brookside Gardens
  • Josiah Henson Museum (the grounds are open sunrise to sunset)
  • Woodlawn Manor visitor center and museum (the grounds are open sunrise to sunset)
  • South Germantown Driving Range
  • Cabin John Ice Rink
  • Wheaton Ice Arena
  • Pauline Betz Addie Tennis Center
  • Wheaton Indoor Tennis
  • Wheaton Sports Pavillion
  • Black Hill Visitor Center (closed on Nov. 26 too)
  • Indoor Nature Facilities (grounds are open sunrise to sunset)
  • Brookside Nature Center (closed for renovations)
  • Locust Grove Nature Center (closed from Nov. 24-26)
  • Maydale Nature Classroom (only open when events are scheduled)
  • Meadowside Nature Center (closed for renovations)

Open on Nov. 25:

  • Ride On (operating on a Sunday schedule)
  • Flash – orange line only (operating on a weekend schedule)
  • MARC Train and Commuter Bus
  • Parks, trails, gardens, playgrounds, dog parks, skate parks, outdoor exercise stations, tennis and pickleball courts
  • Brookside Gardens (gardens are open from sunrise to sunset)
  • Little Bennett Camp Ground

Parking at public garages, lots, and curbside meters will be free. The county trash and recycling collection will operate on a regular Thursday Schedule on Nov. 26 and a regular Friday Schedule on Nov. 27.

Open parkways include:

  • Sligo Creek Parkway
  • Old Carroll Avenue to Piney Branch Road
  • Forest Glen Road to University Boulevard West
  • Beach Drive: from Connecticut Avenue to Knowles Avenue
  • Little Falls Parkway from River Road to Arlington Road

For information on specific hours of operation, visit the Montgomery County website and the Montgomery Parks website.

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