Events

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Aug '18
KTown Food Truck Night
Bring the family every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from May through October to Kensington’s Food Truck Night. Meet behind the Safeway on Armory Avenue from 5-8pm and enjoy food trucks, music and community. Sponsored by the Kensington Business District Association, KBDA.
18
Aug '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
18
Aug '18
KHS Summer Concert Series
This week's performance is by Natalie & Michael - Songs to sing to, all genres. The Kensington Historical Society's Summer Concert Series features a variety of music entertainment every Saturday through September 29 for an hour of energetic music. Stop by Howard Avenue Park from 10-11am for a great start to the weekend!
25
Aug '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
25
Aug '18
KHS Summer Concert Series
This week's performance is by Dede Wyland & Ira Gitlin - World renowned bluegrass and Americana musicians. The Kensington Historical Society's Summer Concert Series features a variety of music entertainment every Saturday through September 29 for an hour of energetic music. Stop by Howard Avenue Park from 10-11am for a great start to the weekend!
25
Aug '18
KVFD Movie Nights
Tonight's movie is 'The Croons.' Join the fun at St. Paul Park. The movie begins at 8pm.
1
Sep '18
Plein Air Competition
The Plein Air Event competition is an open show within the Paint The Town show with separate competitions for youths and adults. Sign up to paint a picture between daybreak and 3pm for the judging and for sale.
1
Sep '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
1
Sep '18
KHS Summer Concert Series
This week's performance is by Silver Creek (the O’Malleys) - Country, Hawaiian, ragtime. The Kensington Historical Society's Summer Concert Series features a variety of music entertainment every Saturday through September 29 for an hour of energetic music. Stop by Howard Avenue Park from 10-11am for a great start to the weekend!
1
Sep '18
Paint the Town
Come celebrate this Labor Day Weekend in The Town of Kensington with this annual Art Show and Sale. Artists from all over the area converge on Town Hall displaying their creativity with their original art works through the Labor Day Weekend. Art in all media: watercolor, acrylic, oil, pastel, mixed media and sculpture is displayed at the show. Saturday Show Hours 11am-5pm.
1
Sep '18
Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser
Why cook? Instead, have dinner at the Firehouse on Saturday from 4-7pm at 10620 Connecticut Ave. Enjoy Spaghetti & sauce, Italian sausage, Italian meatballs, salad, cookies and pie and drinks.
2
Sep '18
Paint the Town
Come celebrate this Labor Day Weekend in The Town of Kensington with this annual Art Show and Sale. Artists from all over the area converge on Town Hall displaying their creativity with their original art works through the Labor Day Weekend. Art in all media: watercolor, acrylic, oil, pastel, mixed media and sculpture is displayed at the show. Sunday show hours 11am - 5pm.
3
Sep '18
51st Annual Labor Day Parade and Festival
The parade kicks off at 10am at St. Paul Park and travels down Connecticut Avenue toward Town Hall. The parade features local marching bands, equestrian show groups, dance groups, floats and more. As the parade moves towards Town Hall, Armory comes alive with a festival full of foods, games and activities for all!
3
Sep '18
Paint the Town
Come celebrate this Labor Day Weekend in The Town of Kensington with this annual Art Show and Sale. Artists from all over the area converge on Town Hall displaying their creativity with their original art works through the Labor Day Weekend. Art in all media: watercolor, acrylic, oil, pastel, mixed media and sculpture is displayed at the show. Monday show hours are 9:30am - 5:30pm.
6
Sep '18
KTown Food Truck Night
Bring the family every 1st and 3rd Thursday May-Oct for food trucks and community! 5-8pm. Sponsored by the Kensington Business District Association KBDA
8
Sep '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
8
Sep '18
KHS Summer Concert Series
This week's performance is by Janine wilson & Max Evans - Rock/roots/blues. The Kensington Historical Society's Summer Concert Series features a variety of music entertainment every Saturday through September 29 for an hour of energetic music. Stop by Howard Avenue Park from 10-11am for a great start to the weekend!
8
Sep '18
Kensington Train Show
The Kensington Train Show with model trains, live music and kids activities chugs into Kensington! The event is a benifit for the Noyes Children's Library Foundation and the Kensington Historical Society. Saturday & Sunday from 11am to 5pm at Kensington Town Hall.
9
Sep '18
Kensington Train Show
Enjoy The Kensington Train Show with model trains, live music and kids activities chugs into Kensington! The event is a benifit for the Noyes Children's Library Foundation and the Kensington Historical Society. Saturday & Sunday from 11am to 5pm at Kensington Town Hall.odel trains, live music and kids activities. The event is a benefit for the Notes Children's Library Foundation and the Kensington Historical Society. Saturday & Sunday from 11am-5pm at Kensington Town Hall.
14
Sep '18
Movie in the Park - Kensington Park
Enjoy a double feature of sorts with a concert starting at 6:30pm, featuring New Brass Quintet, and the movie beginning at sunset. Bring your chair/blanket to the lawn at 3620 Littledale Road.
15
Sep '18
Kensington Cabin Re-Opening and Dedication
Montgomery Parks will be holding a re-opening and dedication ceremony for Kensington Cabin on Saturday, September 15, 2018, 11 am – 1 pm.
15
Sep '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
15
Sep '18
KHS Summer Concert Series
This week's performance is by Take Two - Top 40’s, oldies, and current country songs. The Kensington Historical Society's Summer Concert Series features a variety of music entertainment every Saturday through September 29 for an hour of energetic music. Stop by Howard Avenue Park from 10-11am for a great start to the weekend!
20
Sep '18
KTown Food Truck Night
Bring the family every 1st and 3rd Thursday May-Oct for food trucks and community! 5-8pm. Sponsored by the Kensington Business District Association KBDA
22
Sep '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
22
Sep '18
KHS Summer Concert Series
This week's performance is by Ester Haynes & Keith Grimes - Vintage jazz, swing blues. The Kensington Historical Society's Summer Concert Series features a variety of music entertainment every Saturday through September 29 for an hour of energetic music. Stop by Howard Avenue Park from 10-11am for a great start to the weekend!
22
Sep '18
The 25th Annual Kensington 8K Race
The Kensington 8K race, 2 mile challenge and 1k run will be celebrating it's 25th year!
29
Sep '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
29
Sep '18
KHS Summer Concert Series
This week's performance is by Silver Springs - Folk, traditional, & contemporary. The Kensington Historical Society's Summer Concert Series features a variety of music entertainment every Saturday through September 29 for an hour of energetic music. Stop by Howard Avenue Park from 10-11am for a great start to the weekend!
4
Oct '18
KTown Food Truck Night
Bring the family every 1st and 3rd Thursday May-Oct for food trucks and community! 5-8pm. Sponsored by the Kensington Business District Association KBDA
5
Oct '18
"Just Around the Block" Quilt Show Presented by the Needle Chasers of Chevy Chase
Come celebrate all things quilt at this biennial quilt show! Over 200 quilts made by members will be shown along with a silent auction, free demonstrations and more! The show will go from 9am to 6pm at the Kensington Town Office.
6
Oct '18
"Just Around the Block" Quilt Show Presented by the Needle Chasers of Chevy Chase
Come celebrate all things quilt at this biennial quilt show! Over 200 quilts made by members will be shown along with a silent auction, free demonstrations and more! The show will go from 9am to 4pm at the Kensington Town Office.
6
Oct '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
6
Oct '18
KHS Summer Concert Series
This week's performance is by Rita Clark & the Naturals. The Kensington Historical Society's Summer Concert Series features a variety of music entertainment every Saturday through September 29 for an hour of energetic music. Stop by Howard Avenue Park from 10-11am for a great start to the weekend!
13
Oct '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
18
Oct '18
KTown Food Truck Night
Bring the family every 1st and 3rd Thursday May-Oct for food trucks and community! 5-8pm. Sponsored by the Kensington Business District Association KBDA
20
Oct '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
21
Oct '18
Fall Festival
Bring family and friends to the Fall Festival at Howard & Armory from 11am-4pm for a fun-filled time celebrating the fall season! Details to come shortly.

26
Oct '18
Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. Come see the deliciously outrageous tale of the Demon Barber of Fleet Street at 8:15pm at the Kensington Town Center!
27
Oct '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
27
Oct '18
Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. Come see the deliciously outrageous tale of the Demon Barber of Fleet Street at 8:15pm at the Kensington Town Center!
27
Oct '18
Pumpkin Rock N' Roll
Join in the fun on Saturday, October 27 as Warner Circle Park transforms into a full-blown Halloween extravaganza. Participate in a costume parade and enjoy family-friendly attractions including live musical performances, food trucks, inflatable rides and slides, and a hay maze. And don't miss the main event: The Pumpkin Roll, a derby race of Halloween pumpkins-turned-boxcars.
2
Nov '18
Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. Come see the deliciously outrageous tale of the Demon Barber of Fleet Street at 8:15pm at the Kensington Town Center!
3
Nov '18
Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. Come see the deliciously outrageous tale of the Demon Barber of Fleet Street at 8:15pm at the Kensington Town Center!
3
Nov '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
4
Nov '18
Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. Come see the deliciously outrageous tale of the Demon Barber of Fleet Street at 2pm at the Kensington Town Center!
9
Nov '18
Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. Come see the deliciously outrageous tale of the Demon Barber of Fleet Street at 8:15pm at the Kensington Town Center!
10
Nov '18
Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. Come see the deliciously outrageous tale of the Demon Barber of Fleet Street at 8:15pm at the Kensington Town Center!
10
Nov '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
11
Nov '18
Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. Come see the deliciously outrageous tale of the Demon Barber of Fleet Street at 2pm at the Kensington Town Center!
16
Nov '18
Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. Come see the deliciously outrageous tale of the Demon Barber of Fleet Street at 8:15pm at the Kensington Town Center!
17
Nov '18
Sweeney Todd The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. LAST CHANCE to come see the deliciously outrageous tale of the Demon Barber of Fleet Street at 8:15pm at the Kensington Town Center!
17
Nov '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
21
Nov '18
Thanksgiving Dance
Featuring the NighHawks. More details to come.

24
Nov '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
30
Nov '18
'Frosted' Presented by The British Players
There will be 12 opportunities to see this traditional British Panto between November 30th and December 16th. Bring your whole family to enjoy at the Kensington Town Hall! More details to follow.
1
Dec '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
7
Dec '18
Holiday Open House
Kick off the season on antique Row. Stores will be open providing refreshments, live music and holiday cheer.
10
Dec '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
17
Dec '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
24
Dec '18
Kensington Farmers Market
Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station at 10417 Howard Ave. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.