On the first Friday of each month over the summer from 6-8pm, Community Forklift stays open late to throw a party for those adventurous enough to answer its invitation (read: you and me and everybody)! If you’re not familiar with Community Forklift yet, know that it’s an awesomely huge warehouse of salvaged building materials. By […]
The first Whole Foods Market (WFM) in Prince George’s County is opening next Wednesday, April 12th, in Riverdale Park, Maryland. All 40,000 square feet of it. This morning, a number of folks got the chance to see what the store is all about through a preview tour. Now, based on a show of hands, […]
I remember the first time I met Lisa Harris, the owner of The WaterHole in Mt. Rainier, Maryland. I was on my way out of The WaterHole with my littlest one, after having finished a delicious, made-to-order carrot+beet+apple+ginger juice when Lisa approached from outside and held the door open for us and our wee stroller. […]
Time for some relaxation, fun and maybe even a delicious beer or five. Wait. What now? “That’s not how my weekends go down,” you say. “I’ve got kids,” you say. “The odds of me enjoying a beer while lil wo/man is awake are slim to none. Actually, there’s nothing slim about me or my odds; nada.” Well, well. Let me introduce you to Calvert Brewing Company & its kid-friendly Tap Room right here in our loverly Prince George’s County.
[Update! Tanglewood Works is now permanently at this new location! Yahoo!] Tanglewood Works just opened up a pop-up shop in Hyattsville and it’s a wonderful thing. One foot inside the shop and you’ll feel like you’ve finally been invited into the home of that cool chic from around the way whose style you dig but […]
Updated 1/31/2017 By popular demand, Route One Fun! is expanding to feature a Local Biz Review section with this debut review of College Park’s Bananas Hair Design! Check it out, y’all! And then “like” Route One Fun on Facebook to automatically stay in the know about the happs in PGC! It’d been a while […]
The hubs and I checked out The Public Option in Langdon, NE DC, a while back and were smitten with what we’d discovered: a cozy, one-room parlor with eclectic seating and an owner who invited us up to the bar for an entertaining overview of the many craft beers he had on tap. (Disclaimer: While […]
Storytime On Screen is a fun, FREE event held from 10:30 – 11:30 AM the 2nd and 4th Mondays of every month in partnership with the Prince George’s County Memorial Library System. Perfect for toddlers, preschoolers and more, Storytime on Screen includes a story projected onto the big screen, arts, crafts, and free popcorn!