Get a head start on your weekend plans now! Mead-fueled Dance Party with DJ Fred in Hyattsville, Food Truck & Beer Garden in Cheverly, Outdoor music performances in Riverdale Park and Bladensburg & more all inside Route One Fun’s latest Weekend Guide!
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Riverdale Park Station Summer Concert Series (All Ages)
Take a seat outdoors in Bear Square and relax with some live music performed by award-winning singer-songwriter Reed Waddle.
Where: Riverdale Park Station, Riverdale Park
Food Truck, Ice Cream, Beer Garden, Music & Fun!
Beer garden style, family-friendly community event with Jamaican Country Kitchen Food Truck, Red Stripe Beer, Jammin Playlist and more! All welcome!
Where: Cheverly American Legion, Cheverly
Cost: Free (no entry fee)(food and drinks available for sale)
Contrast Opening Reception
Check out some well crafted works by three printmakers working in intaglio. Diverse imagery, ranging from the natural world to the digital age. Opening night!
Where: Pyramid Atlantic, Hyattsville
The Welders: LadyM
Based on interviews with people around the world, this ensemble-devised piece is part incantation, part mystery, part interactive comedy show. LadyM and her three witches send audiences down a rabbit hole of poetry, horror, ambition, and blood.
Where: Joe’s Movement Emporium, Mount Rainier
Cost: $30 and below
Qigong & Tai Chi Lessons
What a treat to be able to learn an ancient Chinese martial art often referred as “meditation in motion” for free! Leave feeling relaxed and engaged. Ahh…
Where: University Park Church of the Brethren, University Park
The Farmer’s Table: Let’s Talk Food (All Ages)
Join a lively discussion about food, food systems and making healthy choices. Talk about growing, cooking and eating food and benefits of eating from Earth!
Where: Bladensburg Community Center, Bladensburg
Community Treasure Chest
Bring your “ordinary miracles”, like photos, instruments, dolls, and art to be a part of a Pop Up Museum. Share the history at the oral history station.
Where: The Mall at Prince Georges, Hyattsville
Sunset Boat Tour (All Ages)
Grab your camera and snap a shot of the sunset as you take a leisurely cruise along the Patuxent River in a pontoon boat. Sounds like the perfect end to a happy Saturday.
Where: Patuxent River Park, Upper Marlboro
Dance Party with DJ Fred
Dance to music from the seventies and eighties as DJ Fred transforms the Meadworks into a mead-fueled dance party. Dress for the decade for $1 off your mead.
Where: Maryland Meadworks, Hyattsville
Cost: Free (no entry fee)
Curse of Strahd with Chance
Ever been curious about role-play gaming or maybe already a fan? This one about a disappearing vampire, a raging storm, and an ancient castle sounds riveting. The master of the castle invites you to ‘dinner’ if you dare play!
Where: Big Planet Comics, College Park
Express your creative side and relieve stress with this unique combination of yoga, painting and sipping led by a yoga instructor, talented artist and wine connoisseur. Leave with a unique piece of moon inspired art in honor of the July New Moon!
Where: Race Track Road, Bowie
Brent & Co play some rock, folk and country right on the waterfront.
Where: Bladensburg Waterfront Park, Bladensburg
Sunday Sunset Concert (All Ages)
A park packed with activities. Playgrounds, trails, pond, and venue for enjoying music outdoors. Tonight’s feature is the local Annapolis Bluegrass Coalition! Pack a picnic and after a day’s play, enjoy the musical performance.
Where: Allen Pond Park, Bowie
Daddy Longlegs Homegrown Revival
Reserve your table, order a meal or drink and listen to a tapestry of musical genres. A mix of Middle East Afro-funk, Latin, Reggae, French Cafe, Americana, Rock, Soul, and Gospel. How is that even possible?! Come hear for yourself!
Where: New Deal Cafe, Greenbelt
Cost: Free!, bring cash/cc for food and beverage