On The Go

A collection of inclusive, low-cost recreational activities for children, youth, adults and their families.  Many activities require advance registration; please view the activity web link for additional details.


  • February 4-25, 10-11 am, $6
    Every Saturday and Sunday you’ll have an opportunity to experience an American tradition: maple sugaring! Watch the whole maple sugaring process from start to finish. Silver Spring, MD

  • February 28, 12:15-1 pm, Free
    Enjoy a Wednesday 1.2 mile hike and get some fresh air to get you through your afternoon! Gaithersburg, MD


  • March 1-24, 10 am-5 pm, Free
    Visit this collection of portraits capturing the beauty and diversity of what it means to be Sikh in America. Many folks depicted are from the DC area! Sandy Spring, MD

  • March 1-April 29, Every Saturdays & Sundays, 12-5 pm
    Adults $7; Children & Seniors $5

    Celebrate March is Women's History Month with this special exhibit at the Trolley Museum! Bethesda, MD

  • March 3, 6-7:30 pm, Free
    Celebrate a Lunar New Year Community Event! It's the year of the dog. Enjoy dragon dances, arts and crafts and lots of other entertainment. Bethesda, MD

  • March 8, 10-11:30 am, Free
    Pre-schooler will love to sing, dance and learn with Mr. Skip at this fun morning event. Part of the every-other Thursday program for pre-schoolers! Gaithersburg, MD

  • March 10, 10 am-12 pm, Free
    Enjoy this parade and celebration with Irish dancers, bands and multi-ethnic entertainment at the Rio in Gaithersburg. After the parade, stick around for lakefront entertainment! Gaithersburg, MD

  • March 11, 2-4 pm, $25
    Presentation Hall pianist for over 25 years, John Royen brings New Orleans Jazz to Silver Spring. Enjoy this Sunday afternoon treat! Silver Spring, MD

Ongoing Leisure & Recreation Activities

Arts & Music
Sports & Outdoor Recreation
Social Clubs and Groups
  • Do more of what you love! Learn to cook. Train for a marathon. Write a play. Whatever it is, find a group of like-minded people to share your interest and enthusiasm.

Other Recreation Opportunities
  • Cultural experiences throughout Montgomery County

  • Current events and activities throughout the state.

  • Seasonal recreation classes for all ages and skill levels.

  • Comprehensive listing of things to see and do in Montgomery County.

  • KID Museum, located at the Davis Library in Bethesda Maryland, is a 21st-century creative workshop and exhibit space with interactive programs for children and families. General admission is $8.

  • Experience the amazing history of the United States Postal System with your whole family. Open from 10 am-5:30 pm daily; free.

  • Visit Sandy Spring Museum and see how we offer something for everyone – from programs, live music, resident artists, special events, and festivals, history exhibits and collections, and contemporary art exhibitions, there is something for everyone!
    Adults $5, Seniors $4, Children (3-17) $3

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