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Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration 

January 21, 2019

Performances and awards recognizing Rockville community members who are carrying on King’s legacy.

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Lunar New Year Dragon

Lunar New Year Celebration

February 16, 2019

Rockville Celebrates its Asian cultures with performances, exhibits and food.

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Kids Performing

International Night 

March 22, 2019
F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre and Social Hall 

Featuring performers drawn from Rockville's diverse cultures, information tables and food from around the world.

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Farmers Market

Saturdays May 12 - November 17, 2018 
Jury Parking Lot, corner of Rt. 28 and Monroe St.

Farm-fresh fruits and vegetables, bedding plants, cut flowers, preserves, honey, herbs, baked goods, and more.

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Hometown Holidays Music Fest

Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26, 2019 
Rockville Town Center 
Local, regional and national performing artists, kids amusements, and the best food around from local restaurants at the Taste of Rockville.

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Memorial Day Ceremony and Parade

Monday, May 27, 2019 
Rockville Town Center 

Marching bands, drill and pom pom units and floats take to Rockville's streets after a solemn ceremony featuring a wreath laying and military salute.

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Suds and soles Start line

Suds & Soles 5K

Saturday, June 22, 2019
Rockville Town Center

A 5K course through downtown Rockville and, a terrific post-race party where you can sample some great beverages.

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Independence Day Crowd

Independence Day

Thursday, July 4, 2019 
Mattie J.T. Stepanek Park

Enjoy entertainment and food while watching Rockville light up the sky for Independence Day.

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Movies in the Park

Movies in the Parks

Wednesdays, August 7- 21, 2019
Various Locations

Spend an evening in the park watching a family-friendly movie on the big screen. Movies are hosted in parks around the city.

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National Night Out

National Night Out

Tuesday, August 6, 2019 

An evening of community togetherness on the first Tuesday in August with the Rockville City Police Department.

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Rocktobierfest Performer with Tuba


Saturday, October 5, 2019 
Rockville Town Center

 Local breweries, two stages of music, artisans food and kids activities.

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Antique and Classic Car Show

Saturday, October 19, 2019 
Rockville Civic Center Park

Antique and classic automobile, a flea market and car sales area, food and music.

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F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Conference

F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Festival

Saturday, October 20, 2018 

Writing workshops, author conversations and music screenings, for writers and book lovers.

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Rockville 10K/5K Run

Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 8:30 a.m.
King Farm

Conducted by the Montgomery County Road Runners Club and hosted by the City of Rockville, the races offer challenging, certified, spectator-friends courses through King Farm.

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Veterans Day Ceremony

Veterans Day Ceremony

Sunday, November 11, 2018
Veterans Park

Rockville honors the men and women of the nation’s armed forces.

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