bethesda urban partnership

July 27, 2018 | Staff Writer

Fox 5 Zip Trip to Bethesda

Fox 5 DC took a Zip Trip to Bethesda Friday morning to “share with our viewers the unique things they can see and do during their visit,” Beth Riggs of Fox 5 DC said. Fox hosts played Bethesda trivia with Stephanie Coppula of the Bethesda Urban Partnership, showcased dishes from Greek restaurant Kapnos Kouzina, had […]

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November 13, 2017 | Michelle Queen

Bethesda Essay & Short Story Contest Open for Entries

As part of the Local Writer’s Showcase, which will take place April 19 – 20, 2018 the Bethesda Urban Partnership, Inc. (BUP) invites local writers to enter the essay contest for a chance to win $500 and be published in Bethesda Magazine’s July/August  issue and honored at a special event on April 20, 2018. The […]

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October 26, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

First Yappy Hour Comes to Bethesda (PHOTOS)

It was an evening catered to residents and their furry companions. Montgomery Parks teamed up with the Bethesda Urban Partnership Thursday evening to host the inaugural “Yappy Hour,” a pop-up dog park at Elm Street Urban Park in Bethesda. “First we wanted to help activate this park,” Rick Ammirato, executive director for the Bethesda Urban […]

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October 26, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

Five Things to Know for Oct. 26 in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, Oct. 26, in Montgomery County, Maryland: 1. Yappy Hour: Enjoy music and food at Yappy Hour sponsored by Montgomery Parks and the Bethesda Urban Partnership. The pop-up dog park will consist of a small dog area and a large dog enclosure area for well-socialized dogs. We are howling about Yappy […]

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October 12, 2016 | Sonya Burke

“Paint the Town” Mural Dedication Set for Oct. 13 in Bethesda

The Bethesda community is planning to honor mural artist Juan Pineda at a dedication ceremony for his “Paint the Town” mural at Bethesda Metro Center. The ceremony is planned for 10:30 a.m. on Oct. 13. “We are thrilled that our second ‘Paint the Town’ mural has been completed,” said Cathy Bernard, president of the Bethesda […]

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January 3, 2016 | Willie James Inman

New Route Announced for Bethesda Circulator

The Bethesda Circulator will have a new route starting Jan. 4th. According to executives with the Bethesda Urban Partnership, the new route will extend bus service north to Battery Lane and south to Bradley Boulevard. Three buses will be on the route at all times and a bus will arrive at each of the 20 stops […]

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October 20, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Artists Transform Blank Wall into Abstract Mural along Arlington Road in Bethesda (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

There is a new abstract mural to check out along Arlington Road in Bethesda. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke recently talked to the artists who helped transform the blank retaining wall into a colorful work of art. You can find out more about the artists, here.

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September 21, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Taste of Bethesda Festival Set for Oct. 3rd (VIDEO)

The Taste of Bethesda returns on Saturday, October 3 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and this popular festival will include more than 50 restaurants and fve stages of entertainment at Bethesda’s Woodmont Triangle. For more information, visit Taste of Bethesda website.

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July 7, 2015 | Staff Writer

Bethesda Seeking Artists for Capital Crescent Trail Mural

The Bethesda Urban Partnership and Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District announce “Paint the Town,” an initiative to promote more public art murals in downtown Bethesda. The first public art mural project organized by the Bethesda Arts & Entertainment District is the Capital Crescent Trail Retaining Wall located on Arlington Road, by Bradley Boulevard and across […]

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November 18, 2014 | Krista Brick

County Has Vacancies on Board in Bethesda, Dickerson and at MCPL

Do you want a say in the future of downtown Bethesda? Do you want to help direct the future of the county’s library system? Do you want to weigh-in on environmental issues in the Dickerson Area? The county has a way for you to do it by applying for one of the following vacancies on a county […]

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