Heritage Days

June 27, 2019 | Michelle Queen

Explore County History, Culture and Beauty During Annual Heritage Days

Montgomery County’s history comes alive as Heritage Montgomery holds their annual “Heritage Days” this weekend to educate the public about the historic landmarks throughout the County. The annual two-day event held the last weekend of June gives visitors the opportunity to discover more than 40 different sites representing the history, culture, and natural beauty of […]

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June 18, 2018 | Staff Writer

Over 40 Free Events at 21st Heritage Days

The Heritage Days are returning this year to celebrate local culture, history and nature in Montgomery County. This countywide festival is organized by Heritage Montgomery, which was created in 2003 by State officials and county leaders “to raise the profile of the area’s heritage, ensuring that residents and visitors alike understand and value the county’s past,” […]

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June 28, 2017 | Mitti Hicks

Celebrate Gaithersburg street scene

A Guide to 2017’s Summer Festivals, Concerts and More

It’s officially that time of the year where the days are longer, warmer and sunnier.   Here’s a list of some places and activities where you, your family and friends can soak up some sun while enjoying music, food, art and culture. Sandy Spring Community Day, 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. June 24 at the Ross […]

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June 24, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Five Things to Know Today, June 24, in Montgomery County

Good morning! Here are five things to know today, June 24th, in Montgomery County: 1. The second round of professional play takes place at Congressional Country Club today for the Quicken Loans National golf tournament. 2. A Parkland Middle School student’s science experiment has been selected to be tested on the International Space Station this summer. 3. School […]

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June 23, 2016 | Sonya Burke

Celebrate Heritage Days on June 25 – 26 (VIDEO)

Celebrate Heritage Montgomery‘s annual event from noon – 4 p.m. on June 25th and 26th at 30 locations across the county. Find out more in this report, below: Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming.

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June 26, 2015 | Staff Writer

Glen Echo Park Wants to Know Your Story

To celebrate Heritage Days, Glen Echo Park is hosting an event where residents can record stories from the past. The celebration is scheduled from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on June 27th. According to a Facebook post on the park’s official page, residents are encouraged to share their stories whether they visited park in the 60s, […]

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July 18, 2014 | Staff Writer

phtoo of Heritage Days Civil War Reenactment

Rockville Celebrates History with Heritage Days (Video)

Rockville recently participated in Heritage Days by reenacting camp life during the Civil War. Rockville 11 has more in this report: Visit our PEG partner Rockville11 to view more of its programming.

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June 25, 2014 | Valerie Bonk

photo of reenacters at 2013 "Heritage Days" festival in Rockville

Montgomery County Heritage Days Feature New ‘Local Gems’

It’s a time to reminisce and learn from the past as Heritage Montgomery holds their annual “Heritage Days” this weekend to educate the public about the historic landmarks in Montgomery County. The annual two-day event at the end of June gives visitors the opportunity to discover 40 different venues from Silver Spring to Poolesville, Bethesda to […]

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June 29, 2013 | Staff Writer

Heritage Days Festival (Video)

On the last weekend of June, Heritage Montgomery hosts its signature event: the annual Heritage Days Celebration. This two-day, free-of-charge, county-wide festival offers visitors an opportunity to sample numerous sites representing the history, culture and natural beauty of Montgomery County. Saturday, June 29 will feature a full day of activities to commemorate the 150th anniversary […]

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June 27, 2013 | Staff Writer

General Stuart’s March Through MoCo (Video)

Heritage Days occurs on June 29 and June 30 to celebrate the rich history of Montgomery County dating to Colonial and Civil War times. Confederate General J.E.B. Stuart marched through Montgomery County on the way Gettysburg in 1863. Barbara Grunbaum explains the events that took place in Rockville 150 years ago in this Heritage Montgomery […]

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