Happy Independence Day weekend, Route 1! So many cool events to check out this weekend, including Rock the Lift at Edmonston’s Community Forklift, a Gardenwalk at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens, Galactic Bowl in Riverdale Park, Riverdale Park ArtsFest and more! And GO USWNT!
Happy Independence Day holiday weekend, Route 1! Plenty of things to do this weekend with the kids along the Route 1 corridor, including: Crafternoon in Greenbelt, Storytime in Mount Rainier, Indoor Splash at Rollingcrest (little kids section’s been updated), Fireworks at Bladensburg Waterfront Park, Great Zucchini in DC and more! Enjoy & Happy 4th of […]
Chances are, if live or work in one of the Route 1 communities, you’ve had the pleasure of seeing this beautiful public mural at the intersection of Flower Avenue and Piney Branch Road. (Ok. So while this is not Route 1, we do know that you sometimes leave the house/area, so it’s mighty possible that you’ve also been curious about this beauty. 🙂 )
Plenty of ways to celebrate Independence Day along Maryland’s Route 1 Corridor! Bowie kicks off its celebration on July 2nd, College Park & Greenbelt do their thing on July 4th and Bladneburg & Laurel wrap it all up with celebrations not to be missed! Fireworks, live music, food, moon bounce, vintage car show and more all happening along the Route 1 corridor! Know of a celebration not listed below? Add it to the comments and we’ll update ASAP!
Blues & BBQ in Hyattsville, Coffee / Canvas + Cacti in College Park, Aging with Pride & Passion for Life in College Park, Beers, Blues & Burgers in Glenn Dale, Luther Re-lived in Bowie, Composting 101 in Greenbelt, Happenstance Theatre in Mount Rainier & more all inside Route One Fun’s latest Weekend Guide!
Where to play along and beyond the Route 1 Corridor this weekend: Cool off at Riverdale Park Station’s Bear Square Fountain, watch crazy acrobatics at UniverSoul Circus at National Harbor, some Virtual Reality in Hyattsville, Double Dutch in North Brentwood, Drum Circle in Greenbelt and more inside Route One Fun’s latest Kids Weekend Guide!
At this Friday evening’s (6/21) Summer Jam, Hyattsville’s “Tired Parents” will have a table set up to share information on the ASK Day campaign – devoted to helping keep children safe from guns in their community by encouraging parents to ask a simple question (“Is there an unlocked gun in your home?”) before sending their children over to play.
Events to explore along the Route 1 corridor & beyond this weekend include Juneteenth Festival in Hyattsville & Upper Marlboro, Riverdale Park’s Countdown to the Centennial Celebration, Ally Theatre’s Gala in Hyattsville, the Paul McCartney Experience in Greenbelt, Annual Greek Cultural Festival in Lanham, Tour of beautiful Dumbarton Oaks in DC, 90s Throwback Party in Silver Spring & more!
We’ll soon have a new vegan restaurant to add to our menu of options (get it?!?) dear Route 1 buds! Pennsylvania vegan eatery Gangster Vegan Organics will be bringing its plant-based food and juice menu to Riverdale Park this fall (along same strip as Bikram Yoga Wellness and Banana Blossom Bistro)!
Where to play along the Route 1 Corridor this weekend: Space-themed Library Party in Hyattsville, Community Movie Night in Cheverly (Spiderman movie), Kids Zone at the Countdown to Centennial Event in Riverdale Park, Free Music Together Class in Hyattsville, Juneteenth Celebrations in Hyattsville and Upper Marlboro and more all this weekend!