Juneteenth in the Square: Celebrating Freedom

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Performances

  • Musical performance/keyboard
  • Move ensemble – Dances and Presentations
  • Break – Chef foodways & tasting
  • Drumming and audience participation
  • Move ensemble – Dances and Presentations
  • Break – Chef foodways & tasting
  • Urban HipHop dance troupe
  • The White House Studios –  Origins of Step
  • Juneteenth Dance

Activities:

  • African-American Foodways
  • Crafts tables: Quilting project; African cloth door hangers
  • Kids Zone – face painting, instrument petting zoo, craft baskets

Vendors:

  • African jewelry
  • Gezia Accents
  • Accessories
  • T-shirts
  • Artwork and prints
  • African American Cultural Displays

Food Vendors:

  • African/African-American food vendor
  • Caribbean food vendor – jerk chicken

Explore Rockville’s Global Bites Fest

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Join us for Explore Rockville’s Global Bites Fest in Rockville Town Square on June 22 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Experience a world of flavors with delicious dishes, live performances, cultural demonstrations, and interactive activities. Don’t miss out on Foodie Functions, exclusive tastings, and more! Purchase your Rockville Rewards Digital Dining Card for amazing deals during Dining Days.

Rockville Pride | June 2nd

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The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning Plus (LGBTQ+) Pride Month is celebrated in the United States to commemorate the Stonewall Riots, which occurred at the end of June 1969. The commemorative month also recognizes the impact LGBTQ+ individuals have had on history—locally, nationally, and internationally.

The City of Rockville has issued proclamations declaring LGBTQ+ Pride Month since June 2017.

Sunday, June 2, 2024
2-5 p.m.
Rockville Town Square
131 Gibbs Street, Rockville, MD 20850

The event is free and open to all ages, and features:

  • Live performances
  • Information booths and dialogue
  • HIV testing
  • Arts and crafts/children’s activities

Get Hype for this Summers Concert Series

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JUNE
6/7  I&I Riddim (Reggae)
6/14 Melo Relo (pop)
6/21 Josh Christina Band (r&b, piano rock)
6/28 Moonshine Society (blues)
JULY
7/12 Liquid A (pop rock)
7/19 Natty Beaux (swing)
7/26 Shelby Blondell duo (Acoustic Rock)
AUG
8/2  Don’t Back Down (Rock)
8/9  Ocho de Bastos (latin pop)
8/16 Unity Reggae Band (reggae)
8/23 The Rockets (pop rock)
SEPT
9/6  Midnight Elixir (classic rock)
9/13 Joe Falero Band (latin)
9/20 The National Bohemians (classic rock)

Cardio Dance in the Square: Hosted by Golds Gym

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Get ready to groove! Cardio Dance is back every Tuesday at 6:45 pm through September.

St Patrick’s Day in the Square

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Get ready to sham-rock at the ultimate St. Patrick’s Day bash @ Finnegan’s in Rockville Town Square! 🍀 This 2-day celebration is open to all ages – just come ready to partake in the fun!

Stay tuned for more information

RTS Lunar New Year Celebration 2024

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Rockville Town Square Lunar New Year Festival: Year of the Dragon

Join us on February 18th from 1-4pm

  • Free family-friendly event
  • Local performances & vendors
  • Fun for ALL
  • Red Envelope Give Aways

Performances:

  • Lion Dance and Dragon Dance – Golden Phoenix Lion Dance Group
  • Kung Fu Demonstration – Shaolin Traditional Kung Fu Culture Center
  • Drumming, Third Prince, and Formosa Aboriginal Dance – Chinese Cultural & Arts Institue

 

 

Rockville Town Square Tree Lighting

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You’re invited to our annual tree lighting event, where we’re spreading the joy of the season while making a positive impact on the community.

This year, we’re proud to announce our charity partnership with Comfort Cases, a national non-profit organization based in Rockville, who provides backpacks filled with essential items for children entering foster care. These backpacks include items like books, pajamas, hygiene products and stuffed animals.

Join us in our efforts to make a difference in the community by visiting our welcome tent and donating a NEW stuffed animal for children entering foster care through Comfort Cases. When you donate, fill out a raffle ticket for a chance to win a gift value at $150.

Enjoy live music from King Teddy and performances from local schools, including Rockville High School and Richard Montgomery High School, along with a dance performance by Dawn Crafton Dance Connection.

Engage in recreational activities such as an open ice rink, walking entertainment, crafts, selfies with Santa, and don’t miss out on giveaways from local vendors.

Let’s come together, celebrate, and give back to our local community.

 

 

 

2nd Annual Trick or Treat in the Square!

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🎃 Get ready for a spooktacular time at the 2nd Annual Trick or Treat in the Square! 🎃

📅 Date: Sunday, October 29th

🕒 Time: 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

👻 It’s that time of year when ghosts and goblins come out to play, and we invite you to join the fun! Everyone is welcome, so bring your friends, family, and even your furry four-legged companions for an afternoon of ghoulish delight.

🎶 Groove to the Beat:

Enjoy the wicked tunes of our live band: Midnight Elixir, setting the perfect Halloween ambiance. Don’t miss the chance to dance the day away!

🚶‍♂️ Stroll with Spooks:

Encounter astonishing walking entertainment that will leave you in awe! Watch out for unexpected surprises along the way as you wander through the square.

🎈🎨 Balloon Artistry & Face Painting Extravaganza:

Marvel at the talents of our balloon artist and transform into your favorite Halloween character with our talented face painter.

🛍️ Shop Local Goodies:

Explore a variety of local vendors offering amazing treats and treasures. Don’t miss out on the giveaways and a chance to win incredible prizes in our free raffle. Winners will be announced the same day!

📚 Literary Labyrinth:

The library will host a glow-in-the-dark maze – an adventure perfect for all ages! Explore the eerie depths of this otherworldly wonderland.

🎉 Be Among the Lucky 100:

The first 100 people to arrive at our Welcome Tent will receive a custom RTS (Return to the Square) candy-filled cup. Don’t miss out – it’s a collector’s item!

🍻 Customized Sips:

Head to Finnegan’s and enjoy spine-tingling beverages in your very own customized Trick-or-Treat Square cup for $4 beers. Cheers to that!

🎊 Let’s create unforgettable Halloween memories together! Mark your calendars, gather your costumes, and get ready for a spine-tingling good time at the Trick or Treat in the Square. We can’t wait to see you there! 🎉👻🧛‍♀️🎃

Concert Series Extended!

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