Events

23
Aug '17
Wellness Wednesdays at Kensington Park
This week - Summer Series on Improving Health Outcomes - Reason for Being: Finding Your Purpose. Explore how to live a properly balanced life every 2nd and 4th Wednesday at 11:15am. RSVP or call 301-946-7700 for details.
26
Aug '17
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.
26
Aug '17
Summer Concert Series
This week - Silver Strings - Folk, traditional, & contemporary. The Kensington Historical Society is pleased to present a series of free concerts, featuring a different band every week through September 30, 2017. The concerts are held in the Howard Avenue Park across from the Kensington Train Station, from 10-11am.
26
Aug '17
The KVFD Summer Movie Series
Tonight at 6:00PM: Finding Dory. Join us for for a movie in Saint Paul Park starting at dusk. Games as well as snacks from local food vendors will be available before the movie begins!
2
Sep '17
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.
2
Sep '17
Paint the Town
This Labor Day weekend show features plein air artists and a three-day art show at the Kensington Town Hall/Armory. Free to the public!
2
Sep '17
Summer Concert Series
This week- 2nd Story Band - Folk, blues, alternative, & world beat. The Kensington Historical Society is pleased to present a series of free concerts, featuring a different band every week through September 30, 2017. The concerts are held in the Howard Avenue Park across from the Kensington Train Station, from 10-11am.
3
Sep '17
Paint the Town
This Labor Day weekend show features plein air artists and a three-day art show at the Kensington Town Hall/Armory. Free to the public!
4
Sep '17
Paint the Town
This Labor Day weekend show features plein air artists and a three-day art show at the Kensington Town Hall/Armory. Free to the public!
4
Sep '17
50th Annual Labor Day Parade and Festival
The parade kicks off at 10am by traveling down Connecticut Avenue from St. Paul Park toward Town Hall. The parade features local marching bands, equestrian show groups, dance groups, floats and ambassadors from local churches, school, non-profits and businesses. After the parade Armory and Mitchell Avenues come alive with food trucks, vendors, games and activities for children of all ages.
7
Sep '17
KTown Food Truck Night - 1st and 3rd Thursdays
Come out to Armory Ave behind the Safeway for a selection of food trucks and neighborhood fun. Come out every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month between 5-8pm.
9
Sep '17
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.
9
Sep '17
Model Train Show
Model trains will chug around the tracks at the family-friendly All Aboard Kensington Weekend. Enjoy live music.
9
Sep '17
Summer Concert Series
This week - Dede and the Do-Rights - Rock 'n' Roots & country. The Kensington Historical Society is pleased to present a series of free concerts, featuring a different band every week through September 30, 2017. The concerts are held in the Howard Avenue Park across from the Kensington Train Station, from 10-11am.
10
Sep '17
Model Train Show
Model trains will chug around the tracks at the family-friendly All Aboard Kensington Weekend. Enjoy live music.
16
Sep '17
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.
16
Sep '17
Summer Concert Series
This week - GP Jams - Eclectic folk pop. The Kensington Historical Society is pleased to present a series of free concerts, featuring a different band every week through September 30, 2017. The concerts are held in the Howard Avenue Park across from the Kensington Train Station, from 10-11am.
21
Sep '17
KTown Food Truck Night - 1st and 3rd Thursdays
Come out to Armory Ave behind the Safeway for a selection of food trucks and neighborhood fun. Come out every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month between 5-8pm.
23
Sep '17
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.
23
Sep '17
Kensington 8K Race
This popular event has something for everyone - kids, families and athletes of all abilities. Sign up for the 1K fun run, 2-mile start, 8K wheelchair start or 8K runner start. After the peace enjoy a community festival and awards ceremony.
23
Sep '17
Summer Concert Series
This week - Rick Franklin - "Piedmont" blues. The Kensington Historical Society is pleased to present a series of free concerts, featuring a different band every week through September 30, 2017. The concerts are held in the Howard Avenue Park across from the Kensington Train Station, from 10-11am.
30
Sep '17
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
Sep '17
Summer Concert Series
This week - Silver Creek (The O'Malleys) - Country, ragtime, Hawaiian, & fiddle. The Kensington Historical Society is pleased to present a series of free concerts, featuring a different band every week through September 30, 2017. The concerts are held in the Howard Avenue Park across from the Kensington Train Station, from 10-11am.
5
Oct '17
KTown Food Truck Night - 1st and 3rd Thursdays
Come out to Armory Ave behind the Safeway for a selection of food trucks and neighborhood fun. Come out every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month between 5-8pm.
7
Oct '17
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.
14
Oct '17
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
Oct '17
Kensington Fall Festival
A day of family fun with arts and craft vendors, vintage vendors, live music, kids entertainment, boon bounce and food trucks.
19
Oct '17
KTown Food Truck Night - 1st and 3rd Thursdays
Come out to Armory Ave behind the Safeway for a selection of food trucks and neighborhood fun. Come out every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month between 5-8pm.
21
Oct '17
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.
28
Oct '17
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.
28
Oct '17
Pumpkin Rock 'N' Roll
On October 28, Warner Circle Park in Kensington will be transformed into a full-blown Halloween extravaganza. Participate in a fun costume contest and parade, and enjoy family-friendly attractions including festival-style musical performances, food trucks, inflatable rides and slides and a rock wall. Don't miss the main event: The Pumpkin Roll, a derby race of Halloween pumpkins-turned-boxcars.
4
Nov '17
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 '17
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
Nov '17
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
Nov '17
Thanksgiving Dance featuring the Nighthawks
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
Nov '17
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.
1
Dec '17
Kensington Row Open House
Kensington Antique Row will re-open late with refreshments and merriment for all from 7-9pm.

1
Dec '17
The British Players Present: Beauty and the Beast
The traditional British pantomime runs from December 1st through the 17th.
2
Dec '17
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.
9
Dec '17
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.
16
Dec '17
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.
23
Dec '17
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
Dec '17
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.