butlers orchard

October 30, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Butler’s Orchard to Host ‘Last Call for Fall’ Event

Each autumn, Butler’s Orchard draws thousands of people to its farm for fall favorites, including apple picking, hayrides, and allowing kids to fulfill their dreams on finding the perfect gourd in the farm’s pumpkin patch. Before winter rolls in, Butler’s Orchard staff will be hosting its “last call for fall” event this weekend where the […]

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August 7, 2018 | Marisa Fried

10 Things to do in Upcounty for $10 or Less

Sugarloaf Mountain Winery Tour Tour the Sugarloaf Mountain Winery in Dickerson for $5 per person. Tours are offered on weekends through the end of August and are open to the first 2o people who reserve spots or walk-ins when spots are available. Call 301-605-0130 before going to make sure there is space.         […]

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May 9, 2018 | Laura Rowles

Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber Celebrates National Small Business Week

At the Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce (GGCC) every day is a celebration of business. Lucky for us, we get one week a year to go above and beyond to recognize the critical contributions of the Upcounty’s entrepreneurs and small business owners. This year, the IRS marked the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) National Small Business Week […]

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August 6, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Trone Expects to Raise Lots of Small Donations to Fund Campaign (VIDEO)

David Trone, who announced his bid to be a Democratic candidate for the 6th District on Wednesday, said Sunday that he expected to collect more smaller checks from supporters than all the other candidates combined. Trone of Potomac spent $13 million of his own money in 2016 to come in second in the race for […]

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April 14, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Five Things to Know Today, April 14, in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know today, April 14, in Montgomery County: 1. Quince Orchard and White Oak libraries close at 6 p.m. Saturday for a summer-long refresh project. 2. Bunnyland at Butler’s Orchard opens at 10 a.m. Admission, $9 children and $7 adults, includes hayrides, Race the Rubber Ducky Derby, egg hunt, visit with the farm’s […]

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October 12, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 12, in Montgomery County

It’s Yom Kippur.  Here are five more things to know today, Oct. 12th, in Montgomery County: 1. Election Judges Needed: A spokesperson for the Board of Elections says 700 more election judges are needed for Election Day on Nov. 8th. Find out how you can help, here. 2. Street Beat: A van outfitted with special equipment […]

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October 11, 2016 | Sonya Burke

photo Red Wiggler Farm

Dozens Attend Ag Reserve Meeting at USG (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Councilmember Craig Rice hosted a meeting about the Agriculture Reserve this week at the Universities at Shady Grove. County Cable Montgomery’s Susan Kenedy reports.

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June 3, 2016 | Sonya Burke

It’s National Donut Day

Now this is sweet, it’s National Donut Day. Take a look, below, at some places offering free donuts: Feel the love on #NationalDoughnutDay! A FREE doughnut of your choice, June 3 only in US/Can https://t.co/hkhjHI3XoX pic.twitter.com/er7ZjXlBnm — krispykreme (@krispykreme) May 20, 2016 Nom Nom…National Donut Day is here! Get your FREE donut with any beverage […]

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April 7, 2016 | Michelle Queen

Weekend Planner, April 8 – 10 (VIDEOS)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, April 8 Bunnyland is back at Butler’s Orchard in Germantown with lots of activities for children. Opens at 9 a.m. and is weather dependent. Call 301.972.3299 or check Butler’s Orchard website if any question about the weather. Olney Theatre presents Marjorie Prime at 7:45 p.m. […]

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April 1, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Family Plans Weekend Search for Sarah and Jacob Hoggle at Goshen Recreational Park

Troy Turner, the father of missing Sarah and Jacob Hoggle, said his family is planning another ground search for the missing children this weekend at Goshen Recreational Park. Turner said this area was selected because he does not believe it was ever searched by police or volunteers. According to Turner, the search will begin at […]

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