Thursday, October 4, 2012
Check out our picks for the weekend in Montgomery and Prince George’s counties.
Looking for a few fun things to do this weekend in and around the area? Look no further; our weekend planner is here. Flower Avenue Outdoor Market Where/When: 8809 Flower Ave., Silver Spring, MD, Saturday, Oct. 6, 9 a.m. Why go: To check out the great selection of antiques, art, collectibles, crafts, jewelry, home décor, clothing, accessories, books, gifts and all kinds of eye-opening finds. Price: Free. Urban Haunted House Where/When: 11840 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD, Friday, Oct. 5, 7 p.m. Why Go: Explore the area’s first-ever fully indoor realistic bloody, bio-hazardous warehouse filled with attacking zombies, decaying bodies, vicious military men and much more. Price: $30. Meet with Master Gardeners Where/When: Brookside …
Thursday, August 30, 2012
A few events happening this weekend in Bowie.
Prince George’s Little Theater’s run of Unnecessary Farce closes this weekend at the Bowie Playhouse with shows at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and a closing matinee at 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased online here. TNA Impact wrestlers will be at Prince George’s Stadium on Saturday for BaseBrawl, a family-oriented, interactive wrestling event. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. for VIP ticket holders and 6:30 p.m. for the general public. The action begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased online here. No weekend in Bowie is complete without a visit to the Bowie Farmers Market, hosted from 8 a.m.to noon Sunday in the Bowie High School parking lot. The Electric Company will be performing some 80s tunes at 7 p.m. Sunday…
Thursday, August 23, 2012
Here's a few events in Bowie worth checking out this weekend.
The Bowie Baysox face the Harrisburg Senators in a home stand this weekend, with games at 7:05 p.m. Friday, 6:35 p.m. Saturday and 2:05 p.m. Sunday. Friday’s show will feature a flame show and fireworks. Tickets are $7 and can be purchased online here. Prince George’s Little Theater’s run of Unnecessary Farce continues this weekend at the Bowie Playhouse with shows at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and a matinee at 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased online here. Have an aching back? Healthsource Chiropractic and Wellness is offering free massages and spinal evaluations from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. The Belair Mansion will be celebrating Rochambeau’s march to Yorktown and the end of the Revolutionary War from 11 a.m. to 4 p…
Thursday, August 16, 2012
A few events happening in and around Bowie this weekend.
Crescent Beer & Wine is hosting its weekly Wine & Beer Tasting at 4 p.m. on Friday. The event is free, but you must be 21 or older to participate. Prince George’s Little Theater’s production of Unnecessary Farce opens at the Bowie Playhouse at 8 p.m. Friday, with another 8 p.m. show on Saturday and a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults and $15 for seniors and students under 18. They can be purchased online here. The Pointer Ridge Swim & Racquet Club is holding a community yard sale at 8 a.m. Saturday followed by a Family Fun Night from 6-11 p.m. The family event is $10 for adults and $5 for kids and will feature karaoke, kids games, silent auction, wine tasting (for an additional cost) hot dogs, beer, soda, water and the …
Thursday, August 9, 2012
A few fun events happening in Bowie this weekend.
Bowie residents have four chances this weekend to catch the Annapolis Shakespeare Company’s production of The Comedy of Errors. Shows are at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the Bowie Playhouse, with a 2 p.m. show on Saturday. Tickets are $15 for general admission and $12 for students and seniors. Local theater buffs also can check out the Prince George’s Summer Teen Theatre’s production 30 Reasons Not to Be in a Play at the Charis Center for the Arts this weekend, with shows at 7p.m. on Friday and Saturday, and a show at 2 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10, and $8 for seniors and kids 12 and under. More of a movie buff? Grace Lutheran Church is holding a free Movie on the Lawn at 7:30 p.m. Friday showing Star Wars IV: A New Hope. …
Thursday, August 2, 2012
Patch rounds up a few events happening in Bowie this weekend.
The Annapolis Shakespeare Company’s production of The Comedy of Errors opens Thursday at 8 p.m. at the Bowie Playhouse, with additional shows at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday nights and at 3 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased online here. The Bowie Baysox take on the Trenton Thunder in their home stand this weekend while hosting their annual family campout at the stadium on Friday. The campout will include fireworks and a family-friendly movie following the game. The event is open to all fans but space is limited so preregistration is required. Tickets are $7 with no additional charge for the campout. The game begins at 7:05 p.m. Check the Baysox website for more details. If camping is not your thing, you can see the Baysox …
Thursday, July 26, 2012
A few events happening in and around Bowie the weekend of July 27-29.
Nature lovers, join entomologist for a Song of Insects Walk at 7:30 p.m. on Friday in Baltimore at the Natural History Society of Maryland on 6908 Belair Rd. The event is free, but atendees are asked to RSVP online here or by calling 410-882-5376. The Bowie Community Theater’s production of Love, Sex, & the IRS closes this weekend. The final shows are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday nights at the Bowie Playhouse. Tickets are $17 and can be purchased online here. This Saturday is a great day for yard sale and flea market lovers in Bowie. There will be a multi-family yard sale 8 a.m to 11 a.m. at 2418 Pittland Ln., and a Fashionist Flea Market 9 a.m. to noon at 13604 Old Annapolis Rd. The final show of Bowie’s free 2012 Saturday Concert …
Thursday, July 19, 2012
A few happenings around Bowie this weekend.
The Bowie Baysox take on the Binghamton Mets this weekend at Prince George’s Stadium, with games at 7:05 p.m. Friday; 6:35 p.m. Saturday; and 6:05 p.m. Sunday. Tickets start at $7 and can be purchased online here. On Saturday you can catch a yard sale bargain and help a good cause at the same time. The Church of the Redeemer in Bowie is hosting a White Elephant/Yard Sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. All proceeds go to support the church’s ministries. This Saturday’s city-sponsored free concert series will feature the jazz stylings of Project Natalie at 2 p.m. on Saturday at the Town Green Park. The Bowie Community Theater production of Love, Sex, and the IRS continues its run at the Bowie Playhouse with performances at 8 p.m. on Friday and …
Thursday, July 12, 2012
Patch pulls together a few local events in Bowie you might want to check out July 13-15.
The Bowie Community Theater’s production of Love, Sex, & the IRS opens this weekend at the Bowie Playhouse on Friday at 8 p.m. with performances again on Saturday at 8 p.m., and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $17 for adults and $15 for students or seniors. The Saturday Concert Series at the Town Green Park on Saturday at 2 p.m. will feature acoustic rocker Joe Tichy. The show, sponsored by the city of Bowie, is free. On Sunday, Allen Pond Park will once again host their free Sunday Sunset Concert series at 7 p.m. This weekend will feature Bottle of Blues.
Thursday, July 5, 2012
A few events you might want to check out in Bowie this weekend.
Friday night, July 6, the Bowie Baysox are featuring Date Night at the Diamond. The $20 gets you box seats and other date night events, starting at 7:05 p.m. Buy tickets here. Sears is Bowie is hosting a Saturday Family Fun building workshop on July 7 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Each building kit cost $5 and can be purchased at the event. The city of Bowie is holding the first in their 2012 Saturday Concert Series on July 7 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Town Green Park. Saturday’s concert will feature funky blues/swing music by the 2nd Story Band. For even more free music, check out the Sunday Sunset Concert Series atAllen Pond on Sunday, July 8. This week will feature the R&B stylings of Allison Taylor. The concert is free to all.