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Vamosse Bus 20TH Anniversary “THANK YOU” Celebration

07/30/2024 to 07/30/2024

7401 Waverly Street, Bethesda, MD 20816

Vamoose Bus, the popular bus service between the DC metro area and New York City, proudly announces its 20th-anniversary celebration. Beginning July 25 through July 30, Vamoose will celebrate this milestone with gifts, raffles, and “retro rates,” featuring one-way fares of $25 on regular coach service and $50 on the upscale Gold Bus service (blackout dates will apply). The celebration will conclude with an “appreciation event” on Tuesday, July 30, 2024, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Vamoose Bus Downtown Bethesda bus stop at 7401 Waverly Street, between East-West Highway and Montgomery Avenue. The event will feature refreshments, home-style rugelach, soft drinks, and various giveaway trips. Highlights include a drawing for complimentary round trips to New York as well as recognizing its community partners from Montgomery County and the DC metropolitan area. “Our clients are our family,” said Sam Bluzenstein, founder and president of Vamoose Bus. Vamoose Bus invites everyone to join the celebration and thanks its loyal clients and partners for their continued support. Contact: Fred Lastres, fred@vamoosebus.com

Loyola’s Govans Farmers Market

07/31/2024 to 07/31/2024

5104 York Road, Baltimore, MD 21212

Loyola University Maryland’s York Road Initiative will host the 13th season of the Govans Farmers Market on Wednesdays from 3 to 6 p.m. in June through September, except for July 3. The market will be located in the parking lot at 5104 York Road in Baltimore. Enter through the side entrance on Notre Dame Lane. Located near Loyola’s campus, the Govans Farmers Market provides the York Road community of north Baltimore with affordable, fresh, local produce. Market selections include returning favorites serving fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables, cold crabs and seafood, baked goods, and hot Mexican food, including tacos and burritos. For more information about the Govans Farmers Market, visit www.govansmarket.org and follow the market’s Facebook page. Questions from customers, vendors, and prospective vendors should be directed to govansmarket@gmail.com.

NOISES OFF

08/01/2024 to 09/01/2024

1742 Church St NW, Washington, DC 20036

Called “the funniest farce ever written,” NOISES OFF presents a manic menagerie of itinerant actors rehearsing a flop called NOTHING’S ON. Slamming doors, on and offstage intrigue, and an errant herring all figure in the plot of this hilarious and classically comic play. Keegan’s acclaimed 2010 production of NOISES OFF played to sold-out houses — and finally returns in 2024 by popular demand! Performance Days & Times: Thursdays-Saturdays at 8:00 pm, Select Mondays at 8:00 pm, Sundays at 3:00 pm. Event link: https://keegantheatre.com/portfolio/noises-off/

Long Lunch: Portuguese Street Food with Chef Mark Haskell

08/02/2024 to 08/02/2024

921 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20003

It’s pretty hard to not fall in love with Portuguese food, especially its seafood. Portugal has incredibly diverse influences from its contacts and exploration of Africa, Brazil, the North Atlantic, Europe & Asia. In this workshop, join other food lovers to learn more about Portugal and its diverse food scene. Eat, drink and be merry! https://www.hillcenterdc.org/event/long-lunch-portuguese-street-food-w-mark-haskell-2/

Caribbean-American Heritage Celebration and Resource Fair 2024

08/03/2024 to 08/03/2024

2424 Reedie Drive, Wheaton, MD 20902

This event honors the English, Spanish, French, and Creole Caribbean cultures, providing a welcoming atmosphere for everyone. Our featured countries include the Dominican Republic, Grenada, Haiti, Saint Lucia and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Don't miss out on this enriching cultural experience for the whole family as we celebrate August as Caribbean-American Heritage Month in Maryland! RSVP: https://cahcrf.cacce-gwan.org

Loyola’s Govans Farmers Market

08/07/2024 to 08/07/2024

5104 York Road, Baltimore, MD 21212

Loyola University Maryland’s York Road Initiative will host the 13th season of the Govans Farmers Market on Wednesdays from 3 to 6 p.m. in June through September, except for July 3. The market will be located in the parking lot at 5104 York Road in Baltimore. Enter through the side entrance on Notre Dame Lane. Located near Loyola’s campus, the Govans Farmers Market provides the York Road community of north Baltimore with affordable, fresh, local produce. Market selections include returning favorites serving fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables, cold crabs and seafood, baked goods, and hot Mexican food, including tacos and burritos. For more information about the Govans Farmers Market, visit www.govansmarket.org and follow the market’s Facebook page. Questions from customers, vendors, and prospective vendors should be directed to govansmarket@gmail.com.