Flower Child Serves Healthy Food on the Fly

When you only have 20 or 30 minutes to grab lunch, your first instinct might be to reach for greasy, deep-fried fast food. Flower Child wants to change that. The fast-casual eatery opened in Rockville last month with a menu of healthy fare, kombucha and cold-brew coffee on tap, and a roster of local beers. […]

The Gaithersburg Winter Lights Festival Has Returned to Seneca Creek State Park

The very first Gaithersburg Winter Lights Festival debuted more than 20 years ago as a celebration of the cheerful holiday season. To this day, it remains a favorite holiday activity for families, couples, and friends—basically anyone who wants a bit of holiday cheer. The Gaithersburg Winter Lights Festival begins is run this year on November […]

KENAKI Sushi Counter Is Now Open Near The Rothbury

Spicy tuna, pickled jalapenos, truffle oil, and tempura flakes wrapped in black rice and embellished with black tobiko, avocado, and crispy leeks. This describes the Black Magic roll, a favorite at the newly debuted KENAKI Sushi Counter.  The artistic sushi chefs are capable of crafting just about anything, but they specialize in innovative rolls like […]

Register Now for the Turkey Burnoff Race at Seneca Creek State Park

Just a couple days after your Thanksgiving feast, the Turkey Burnoff 2018 promises an opportunity to work off those extra pumpkin pie calories. The two-part race offers both a five-mile and a 10-mile course for athletes of varying ability levels, so pick your post-Thanksgiving challenge and register online ($10 for either course). Then head to […]

Hot Pot Legend Takes a DIY Approach to Dinner

Hot Pot Legend, which opened in July, allows guests to be their own chefs, from start to finish—well, almost. The kitchen team works hard behind the scenes to chop fresh veggies, slice quality meats and, mix up their signature house-made sauces. Then, they spread them all out across self-serve display cases and counters so that […]

Design Your Own Drink at BoBaPoP Tea Bar

BoBaPoP Tea Bar doesn’t have to rely on large amounts of sugar to sweeten its tea. The staff instead focuses on brewing the teas carefully, with high-quality ingredients and fresh fruits, so that the innate flavors of the leaves shine through. BoBaPoP Tea Bar debuted its healthier bubble teas in September to rave reviews. Milk teas, […]

Don’t Miss the 27th Annual Oktoberfest Gaithersburg This Sunday

Just because you live many miles away from Germany doesn’t mean you should be left out of the Oktoberfest celebrations. On Sunday, October 14th your city will host one of its own at Kentlands Mansion, in Market Square, and along Main Street. This will be the 27th installment of Oktoberfest Gaithersburg, a celebration of German […]

Face Your Fears With a Visit to Field of Screams

The Field of Screams isn’t a haunted house at all, but rather four haunted houses all wrapped into one. It takes over the OBGC Community Park with a collection of chilling attractions now through the beginning of November, ranked from “entertaining” to “scariest.”  At the “entertaining” end of the spectrum, there’s the Hades Hayride. A trailer […]