Pumpkin Festivals, Oktoberfest, Haunted Attractions and More in Montgomery County this Weekend
Looking for something exciting to do this weekend? Check out some of the fun things going on around town.
Where: Montgomery County Fairgrounds, 16 Chestnut Street, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877
When: Friday, October 12: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday, October 13: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sunday, October 14: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Description: Arts and crafts on display and for sale.
Pricing: $10.00, for discount tickets click HERE.
Where: 10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda, Maryland 20852
When: Friday, October 12, 2012, 7:30 p.m.
Description: Internationally acclaimed husband and wife guitar duo perform.
Where: 18031 Central Park Circle, Boyds, Maryland 20841
When: 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. (last tickets sold at 10:00 p.m.).
Description: Halloween themed park with attractions including a paintball shooting range, tarot readings, live magic, bungee run, moon bounce, bonfire and more.
Pricing: Prices differ for various attractions. See website for pricing info.
Where: Butler's Orchard, Germantown, Maryland 20876
When: Sat., Oct. 13, Sun., Oct. 14, 2012, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Description: Annual pumpkin festival at Butler’s Orchard includes hayrides, crafts, animals, live entertainment, straw maze and more.
Where: 908 Ellsworth Dr. Silver Spring, Maryland 20910
When: Sat., Oct 13, 2012, 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Sun. Oct. 14, 2012, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Description: Arts and crafts on display and for sale including painters, photographers, jewelers, woodworkers and more.
Where: National Capital Trolley Museum 1313 Bonifant Rd, Colesville, Maryland 20905-5955
When: Sat. Oct. 13, Sun. Oct. 14, 2012, 12:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Description: Trolley ride which includes a stop at Pinson’s Pumpkin Market where children may exchange a token for a pumpkin. Sitting at nearby tables, they may decorate their pumpkins to take home.
Where: Kentlands Village Green, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877
When: Sun., Oct. 14, 2012, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Description: Annual festival includes horse-drawn wagon rides, pumpkin painting, wine tasting, scarecrow making, authentic German food, music, beer and more.
Pricing: Free admission, a fee will be charged for some activities.
When: Fri. Oct. 12, 2012, 7:00 p.m.
Description: Fully indoor haunted attraction featuring a trip into a zombie apocalypse.
When: Fri. Oct. 12, 2012 7:00 p.m., Sat. Oct. 13 10:00 a.m.
Description: Montgomery County firefighters are teaming up to raise money for Muscular Dystrophy in the 2nd Annual High Point BBQ Battle.