harvest moon festival

October 2, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

Harvest Moon Festival Celebrated Downtown Silver Spring (PHOTOS)

Hundreds gathered in Downtown Silver Spring Sunday for the fifth annual Harvest Moon Festival. The Harvest Moon is the full moon nearest to the start of fall or the autumnal equinox, according to the The Old Farmer’s Almanac. During this season, the moon will rise after sunset which causes bright moonlight early in the evening. Traditionally, […]

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October 3, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Five Things to Know Today, Oct. 3rd, in Montgomery County

Here are five more things to know today, Oct. 3rd, in Montgomery County: 1. No school for MCPS students and teachers today. Germantown Library will feature “No School” activities. 2. The 15th Annual Maryland Hispanic Business Conference is happening today at the Bethesda North Marriott. Maryland Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford is expected to deliver remarks. 3. […]

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October 1, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

Harvest Moon Festival in Silver Spring Showcases Diversity in Town

Dozens of people gathered in Silver Spring’s Town Center for the fourth annual Harvest Moon Festival. “The autumn season has begun and it’s been celebrated traditionally throughout the world in various cultures,” said Lisa Martin, Executive Director of Silver Spring Town Center. To honor the various cultures who celebrate the Autumn Equinox time, Martin says […]

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