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 (click on the orange title of each activity).


  • Daily through January 15, 8 am-9 pm, FREE, All Ages
    Enjoy an invitational art exhibit featuring multiple artists who explore their interpretation of fantasy, science fiction or humor. Gaithersburg, MD

  • January 18, 6:30 pm, $20, Ages 18+
    Hamilton mania has continued to sweep the country since the musical’s debut in 2015. Hear historian Richard Bell’s analysis of what the show gets right – and wrong – about Alexander Hamilton and the American Revolution. Sandy Spring, MD

  • Saturdays & Sundays through February 17, 10 am & 11:15 am, $12, Ages 1-5 with Accompanying Adult
    Sister Bear and Brother Bear are back from hibernation to take your little ones on an interactive journey through the seasons. Meet a curious butterfly, play in a rushing waterfall, and catch lightning bugs as the bears frolic through the forest in this unforgettable live theatre experience. Bethesda, MD

  • January 21, Various Times, FREE, All Ages
    The Montgomery County Volunteer Center will host service projects benefiting area nonprofits, educational sessions, and information tables for individuals, families and groups. Everyone can make a positive impact in our community by making sure MLK Day of Service 2019 is “a day on, not a day off!” Silver Spring, Germantown, Gaithersburg, Olney, Rockville and North Bethesda, 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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