Laurel’s Main Street Festival Returns May 11

Laurel may be a sizable city, but it feels more like a small town. It’s that community vibe that the city celebrates every year at the Main Street Festival. Now celebrating its 39th birthday, this fun festival will return on Saturday, May 11th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., taking over the sidewalks and businesses along […]

Save the Date for Laurel’s Lakefest on May 4

Spring has been in full swing for a while now, but Laurel’s parks and rec department will only officially open up local bodies of water for boating on Saturday, May 4th. Fittingly dubbed Lakefest, the celebration isn’t just about getting out on the water! It invites the entire community to come out and play in the […]

Tomorrow Near C Street Flats: Kids’ Fest at Meadowbrook Park

Don’t be fooled by its name, the 2019 Kid’s Fest is for adults, too. In addition to the games, arts and crafts, and activities geared toward kids, the event at Meadowbrook Park also promises a full lineup of local food vendors who will be dishing out gourmet bites for the more refined palates in the […]

Riviera Tapas Bar Brings a Taste of Spain to Riverdale

If you want to try a different type of brunch, grab a table at the recently debuted Riviera Tapas Bar. The chef dishes out Spanish fare, most of it in small plate form. Brunch brings dishes such as the bistec a la Riviera, grilled skirt steak with fried eggs and salsa ranchera, and the Benedicto de […]

The Mall in Columbia: Indulge in Some Retail Therapy

When you want to do some shopping, grab a bite to eat, or catch a movie, The Mall in Columbia has exactly what you need. The sprawling mall boasts more than 200 vendors, including a full movie theater and dozens of dining options. It’s no wonder why people flock here during their free time for some […]

Have Brunch This Weekend at Timothy Dean, Now Open in Bowie

If you’re looking for a new brunch spot, check out Timothy Dean. The restaurant opened its doors in December under the guidance of a skilled chef, who combines French and American flavors. The Sunday brunch menu also features a few other international influences, as evidenced by dishes like the Thai curry mussels with lemongrass. If you’re […]

Everyone Is Irish at the Gaithersburg St. Patrick’s Day Parade

If you don’t have any plans for the St. Paddy’s Day weekend yet, start the celebrations early at the Gaithersburg St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday, March 16th. Although it’s technically a day before the holiday, you wouldn’t know that from the St. Patrick’s Day spirit that emanates from the celebration. Local community groups and performers […]

Nothing Bundt Cakes Is Now Open in Silver Spring

Nothing Bundt Cakes puts a modern spin on a classic cake. In addition to traditional bundt cakes, the bakery also offers bite-sized “Bundtinis,” cupcake-sized “Bundlets,” and a handful of other novelties. An outpost of Nothing Bundt Cakes just opened in Silver Spring in January, granting you easy access to the specialty treats. Pick the size […]

Expect Modern Mexican Cuisine at Taqueria Habanero

Taqueria Habanero debuted a second location in College Park last December with the same type of contemporary Mexican dishes that made the DC location so popular. The main difference? This new offshoot boasts even more variety than the original, showcasing a menu of gourmet tapas, tacos, and entrees. Adventurous eaters should dig right into specialty […]