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

Fun Fall Events this Saturday at North Bethesda Market

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Looks what’s happening Saturday at North Bethesda Market!

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Brazilian Steakhouse Fogo de Chao Coming to Pike & Rose

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From Bethesda Beat

Fogo de Chao, an internationally renowned Brazilian steakhouse, will open in North Bethesda’s Pike & Rose development at the beginning of 2019—making it the chain’s 41st location in the U.S. and the third in the Washington, D.C., area.

The restaurant will take over 8,782 square feet on the corner of Grand Park Avenue and Old Georgetown Road in the space vacated by a Nike pop-up store at 11600 Old Georgetown Road, according to a Federal Realty press release.…

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Sweet News for Pike & Rose

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DC Eater reports:

Chef and owner Caroline Yi’s debut brick-and-mortar location at the budding mixed-use complex (11869 Grand Park Avenue, North Bethesda, Md.) will offer French croissants she makes over three days, as well as brioche doughnuts filled with seasonal jam.

Yi, an avid self-taught baker who grew up in Montgomery County, has already exposed the neighborhood to her goods via an on-site farmer’s market on weekends.

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Uniqlo Opens September 1 at Pike & Rose

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From Bethesda Beat

UNIQLO, a Japan-based clothing retailer, is opening its first Maryland location at Pike & Rose on Sept. 1.

The 8,000-square-foot store at 11853 Grand Park Ave. will sell the company’s line of apparel, called LifeWear.

The North Bethesda store has planned some special events over its inaugural weekend, with Japanese Taiko drummers performing ahead of the 10 a.m.…

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4 more days to enjoy Restaurant Week!

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Eager to try a new Pike District restaurant? Want a reason to return to an old favorite? It’s Restaurant Week when bargains abound.

Here are the Pike District/White Flint restaurants that are participating:

 

Book Now | Lunch | Dinner
Menus | Lunch: $22 | Dinner: $35

Book Now | Lunch | Dinner
Menus | Lunch: $22 | Dinner: $35

Book Now | Lunch | Dinner
Menus | Lunch: $20 | Dinner: $35

Book Now | Dinner
MenusBrunch: $18 | Dinner: $28

Book Now | Lunch | Dinner
Menus | Brunch: $22 | Lunch: $22 | Dinner: $33

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Shop local, eat local at the Pike & Rose Farm Market

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THANK A FARMER

The  Pike Central Farm Market is open on Saturdays from 9am-1:30pm through Thanksgiving in the parking lot next to REI at Pike and Rose. This week, pick-up local peaches, nectarines, watermelons, corn and more! As the season changes, so does the selection.

YOUR ONE-STOP SHOP

With 30 vendors, you’re sure to check off your grocery list for the week.…

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Federal Realty requests faster creation of Pike District amenities

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From Bethesda Beat

Earlier this month, Federal Realty’s chief executive officer sent County Executive Ike Leggett and the County Council a letter airing grievances related to development in the White Flint area near Pike & Rose in North Bethesda. CEO Donald Wood complained that road upgrade projects have fallen behind schedule, progress is sluggish on creating parks and civic spaces and the county isn’t adequately following through on the goals outlined in the White Flint Sector Plan passed in 2010.…

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A new burger joint for Pike & Rose

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We’re excited to announce that BurgerFi will open at Pike and Rose this winter!

Federal Realty said the gourmet burger chain will open at 11881 Grand Park Ave. The fast-casual restaurant chain features all-natural hamburgers, hand-cut french fries, Vienna beef hot dogs, veggie and vegan burgers and frozen shakes and custards.…

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New places to eat and drink coffee in the Pike District

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Now open at Montrose Crossing: a brand new Five Guys restaurant (relocating from the other side of Rockville Pike) and Slapfish, a California-based chain that’s making its first move into the D.C. area. The two eateries join CAVA and Honeygrow, rounding out the new restaurant row that replaced Timpano at that site.
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