Friends of White Flint

Promoting a Sustainable, Walkable and Engaging Community

P.O. Box 2761

White Flint Station

Kensington, MD 20891

Phone: 301-980-3768

Email: info@whiteflint.org


Category Archives: Local Businesses

The Beach at Pike and Rose is the place to be this summer

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This summer the neighborhood has a new hang spot. Dip your toes in the sand while you kickback in an L.L. Bean adirondack with an Orange Crush (it is the beach cocktail) and relax.

Open daily, The Beach is the place to meet for lunch, play games and enjoy your staycation.…

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Pike Central Farm Market Opens Saturday April 28

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Mark your calendars for the opening of Pike Central Farm Market Saturday, April 28 from 9:00 am to 1:30 pm. The market is located at Pike and Rose in the REI Parking Lot, 910 Rose Ave. There’s two hours of free parking in the convenient garage.

Enjoy live music, great farmers, free Kids Club, balloon creations for the kids and much more!…

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The Block Asian Food Hall Coming to Pike and Rose in 2019

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From Washingtonian Magazine

At Annandale’s The Block, you can get Thai noodle soups alongside doughnut ice cream sandwiches, poke bowls, and chicken nuggets. But that’s nothing compared to what’s coming from a second, larger location of the food hall in North Bethesda’s Pike & Rose development, set to debut in late 2019.…

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Usher in Spring at AMP with $10 tickets to select show

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Spring sure has been reluctant to arrive this year, hasn’t it? Everyone knows that April showers bring May flowers, but this seems a trifle excessive. That’s why we’ve decided to try to move spring along with the positive thinking that comes from a feel-good SALE!

Get $10 off seated and standing tickets to the following shows using promo code SPRINGFLING. …

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Yippee! We’ve got Bikeshare in the Pike District!

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Friends of White Flint Executive Director Amy Ginsburg was honored to be invited to cut the ribbon last week on our new Bikeshare stations!

Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett celebrated the installation of eight, new, Bikeshare stations in the Pike District and Twinbrook, bringing the County’s total Capital Bikeshare network to 82 stations.…

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We were honored to be part of the opening celebration of Canopy by Hilton

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What a spectacular celebration of the opening of Canopy by Hilton! We were honored to join the CEO of Hilton and CEO of Federal Realty as well as some of the hundreds of others who helped create this wonderful hip, exciting new hotel at Pike and Rose.  Enjoy these pictures of the fun-filled event.…

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Congrats on your official opening, Canopy by Hilton and 930 Rose!

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The modern and hip 177-room Canopy by Hilton opened last week.  Also, folks began to move into their gorgeous new condos at 930 Rose last week.

Canopy by Hilton and 930 Rose at Pike and Rose

A condo at 930 Rose

The just right room at Canopy By Hilton

 

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Two New Pike & Rose Restaurants: Kusshi Sushi and Sake Bar and Commonwealth Indian

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From Bethesda Beat

A sushi and sake bar and an Indian restaurant will soon open at Pike & Rose.

Commonwealth Indian will open in place of La Madeleine on Old Georgetown Road, and Kusshi Sushi and Sake Bar in what had been Carluccio’s next to Owen’s Ordinary.

Kusshi Sushi, which takes its name from the kusshi oyster, will open in the fall, offering sushi rarities such as sea urchin and its namesake oyster, according to a Pike & Rose spokeswoman.…

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Amazon tours D.C., Maryland and Virginia in search for new headquarters

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From The Washington Post

Officials from Amazon.com toured sites in Washington, Montgomery County, Md., and Northern Virginia last week — the latest sign that the tech giant is seriously considering adding a second headquarters with as many as 50,000 jobs to the D.C. area, according to officials in all three jurisdictions.…

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Canopy by Hilton opens this month at Pike & Rose

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Travel in town for a fun night out! Canopy is opening soon –explore the hotel’s Central Bar & Café as well as Pike’s Perspective Rooftop Terrace. The 4,200 SF terrace includes lounge seating, fire pits, and of course locally crafted cocktails, beer and wine. Drop the secret phrase #GotchaCovered throughout March and enjoy a complimentary wine tasting!…

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