glen echo park

June 12, 2019 | Michelle Queen

Lineup of Thursday Night Summer Concerts at Glen Echo Park

Music is in the air every Thursday evening at Glen Echo Park from now through August 29th. This annual summer concert series features a different group each week and takes place at 7:30 p.m. in the Bumper Car Pavilion. Dancers are welcome. The Bumper Car Pavilion is a covered, open-air pavilion. Concerts are held rain […]

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May 8, 2019 | Michelle Queen

We Love Weekends: Montgomery County Planner for May 10-May 12

Here’s our guide to arts and entertainment in Montgomery County, May 10-May 12.   Tommy Davidson: Tommy Davidson burst onto the comedy scene in 1990 as part of an ensemble cast which included Jamie Foxx, Jim Carrey and the Wayans family in the groundbreaking TV show, In Living Color.  That was eight years after graduating […]

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May 1, 2019 | Michelle Queen

We Love Weekends: Montgomery County Planner for May 3-May 5

Here’s our guide to arts and entertainment in Montgomery County, May 3-May 5. Art Walk in the Park: Glen Echo Park hosts open studios and artist demonstrations every first Friday of the month May through September. The Washington Conservatory of Music performs.  Friday, May 3 from 6 to 8 p.m. Glen Echo Park. Click here […]

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January 23, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Glen Echo Park

Glen Echo Park Offers Discounts and Free Activities for Furloughed Workers

Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture is offering discounts and free activities to furloughed federal workers for the week of Jan. 21 through Jan. 27. The announcement came on Tuesday in a statement of support for federal workers. The statement on the website says, “We know this is a difficult time for so many, […]

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January 4, 2019 | Michelle Queen

Five Things to Know For Jan. 4 in Montgomery County

It’s Friday, Jan. 4, and here are five things you need to know: 1. Bethesda’s Jaleo responds to shutdown: Chef José Andrés has pledged to feed furloughed federal workers at his six D.C. area restaurants, including Jaleo in Bethesda, until the government shutdown ends. 2. We Love Weekends:  Not sure what to do this weekend? Check […]

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November 26, 2018 | Deirdre Byrne

Montgomery County Police Donates Teddy Bears to Children in Need

Montgomery County Police Department accepted over 100 plush teddy bears at the Bethesda police department this afternoon. The bears, which were presented to the police department by Adventure Theatre MTC, will be donated to the Family Justice Center Foundation, which is Montgomery County’s domestic violence center. The center offers a safe space and psychological services to […]

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October 4, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Adventure Theatre to Reopen After Fire Caused More than $500K in Damages

Seven months after an electrical fire at Adventure Theatre caused more than $500,000 in damages and forced parts the building to close, staff are gearing up to reopen its doors on Oct. 15 in Glen Echo Park. “The morning of March 2 was devastating. Seeing our home in ruins,” said Leon Seemann, managing director of Adventure […]

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August 3, 2018 | Michelle Queen

Five Things to Know for Aug. 3 in Montgomery County

Here are five things you need to know for Friday, Aug. 3, in Montgomery County: 1. Weather Alert: Montgomery County remains under a Flash Flood Watch through Saturday morning and more rain is in the forecast for Friday. 2. Kentlands Graffiti Update: The gang responsible for the graffiti found on a fence in Kentlands is […]

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August 2, 2018 | Staff Writer

Glen Echo Accepting Applications for 2019 Gallery Exhibits

The Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture is inviting individual artists and art groups to submit applications to exhibit at one of its three art galleries located in the historic Glen Echo Park. The galleries include the Popcorn Gallery, Stone Tower Gallery, and Park View Gallery. All three galleries serve the artists and […]

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June 14, 2018 | Michelle Queen

Five Things to Know for June 14 in Montgomery County

Here are five things to know for Thursday, June 14, in Montgomery County: 1. R U GONNA VOTE?  Early voting starts today and continues through June 21. Staff at MyMCMedia compiled a comprehensive look at local races and news, information and candidate statements for the upcoming Primary Elections.  More information can be found by clicking here. 2. Flag Day: The Second Continental […]

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