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.


  • July 4, 10am-10 pm, Free
    Morning parade through Tacoma Park, and evening festivities with MC and entertainers. Fireworks at 9:15 (weather permitting). Takoma, MD

  • July 4, 7 pm, Free
    7:00 pm Entertainers lead up to the fireworks beginning @ 9:15. Come early with your low chairs, blankets, and coolers. No alcohol. Germantown, MD

  • July 5, 7-8 pm, Free
    Tai Chi is an exercise for the body that calms the mind and uplifts the spirit. Enjoy this outdoor practice as the sun is getting ready to set! Gaithersburg, MD

  • July 12 & 19, 6-8 pm, Free
    Enjoy a Thursday evening out listening to some wonderful music! Bethesda, MD

  • July 28, 10 am-1 pm, Free
    Join Allan Stypect, Antiques Roadshow Veteran and a regular on MPT’s Chesapeake Collectibles, and share with like-minded collectors the excitement of discovering the history and value of rare books and other collectible artifacts. Rockville, MD

  • Every Wednesday, 11 am-2 pm, Free
    Enjoy the farmers' goods, food trucks and more at the nationally recognized “100 Best Markets in America” by Daily Meal. Rockville, MD

  • June- September, Every Friday & Saturday, 6-9 pm, Free
    Live Bands with different styles play outside at the Rio Washingtonian Center. Gaithersburg, 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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