“This is America” Sip & Paint, Shane Hines at the Summer Concert Series, As IF 90s Band, HY block pARTy + Scavenger Hunt + Skate Jam + Art Show, Five on Friday at Final Friday Jam Series & more, all this weekend!
Riverdale Park Farmers Market
One of my fave farmers markets! Get your fresh and local produce right here! Live music, too! We love strolling around the Riverdale Park Farmers Market, buying some fresh, local produce, grabbing a bite from one of the vendors, absorbing some tunes while the kids frolic around and then we all head to Town Center Market to enjoy a tasty beer or 5 outside.
Where: 4650 Queensbury Rd, Riverdale Park
Cost: No entry fee.
Fitness in the Park: Summer Body Boot Camp
Where: Bladensburg Waterfront Park (Located near playground), Bladensburg
Paint Branch Bridge Lighting Installation
Check out the new artistic lighting on Route One’s Paint Branch Bridge! The wide palette of colors lifts the location as a memorable and inviting place for pedestrians and bicyclists.
Where: Baltimore Ave Bridge on the NE side, b/w Lakeland Rd & Campus Drive
Open Barre – $5 Happy Hour Barre
Never tried Open Barre before? Now’s your chance. This class is open to everyone who registers – no membership required to sign up.
Where: Open Barre Studios, 7338 Baltimore Ave, College Park
Final Friday Jams Series!
5 on Friday will be kickin’ off the summer series! Featuring Walter on bass, CJ on horn/vocals and Ann on keys/vocals.
Where: Pizzeria Paradiso, Hyattsville
Cost: No entry fee (but you will be tempted to buy some pizza & beer fo sho! 🙂
Written by Hyattsville resident Jennifer Mendenhall and based on a local Prince George’s County story, #poolparty sheds light on the racial history of America’s swimming pools. Use code AllyTwoFor and for the next 48 hours you’ll get two tickets to #poolparty for the price of one!
Where: Joe’s Movement Emporium, Mt. Rainier
Cost: $25 general; $15 students and veterans
Astronomy Star Party!
See the Universe! Visit our observatory, look through club members’ telescopes, or bring your own. Event will be canceled if it’s too cloudy to see any stars. Sponsored by the Astronomical Society of Greenbelt.
Where: Northway Fields Park, Greenbelt (Observatory is at the end of a dirt road)
Where: 8150 Baltimore Ave, College Park
Cost: $5/person, unlimited games
Greenbelt Farmers Market
Check out this cool & big farmers market offering produce, pasture-raised meats, sustainable seafood, soaps, crepes, ice cream, breads and baked goods, goat cheese & more! When done shopping, head to the New Deal Cafe for some nosh and/or a coffee by Vigilante!
Where: 25 Crescent Rd, Greenbelt
Cost: No entry fee
An informal group led by neighborhood instructors. Bring a mat – all levels, including those new to yoga are welcome. Questions? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Where: Magruder Park, Hyattsville (if weather is bad, usually relocates to City Building)