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Posted on: July 1, 2019

City of Rockville: What’s Closed and What’s Open, July 4 and 5

Rockville, Maryland, July 1 — In addition to closures of city facilities planned for Thursday, July 4, Rockville City Hall, Glenview Mansion and the Rockville Senior Center will be closed Friday, July 5.

Friday, July 5

On July 5, the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre box office will be open 2-7 p.m.; the Rockville Swim and Fitness Center will open on its regular schedule (see for details); and Croydon Creek Nature Center will open on its regular 9 a.m.-5 p.m. schedule. Lincoln Park, Thomas Farm and Twinbrook community centers will be open regular hours on July 5.

Thursday, July 4
The following city facilities will be closed July 4:

  • Lincoln Park, Thomas Farm and Twinbrook community centers.
  • The Rockville Senior Center.
  • Croydon Creek Nature Center.
  • Glenview Mansion.
  • The F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre and its box office. Theater tickets are always available at

The Rockville Swim and Fitness Center will close at 6 p.m. Find summer hours for individual swim center facilities at

There will be no recycling, yard waste and trash collection on July 4. Collections on a Thursday schedule will be made on Friday, July 5. For more information, visit or call 240-314-8568.

To prepare for the Independence Day celebration, the Rockville Dog Park at Mattie J.T. Stepanek Park will be closed from 7 a.m. Tuesday, July 2 until 11 a.m. Friday, July 5.

The fireworks safety zone, which includes the football fields, tennis courts, playground and parking lots, will be closed from 7 a.m. Wednesday, July 3 through 11 a.m. Friday, July 5. There will be limited access to other parts of the park from Tuesday, July 2 through Friday, July 5.

For information about the city’s Independence Day celebration, visit  

Parking at city-owned meters will be free.

For more information, call 240-314-5000. 

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Marylou Berg
Director of Communication

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