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

Uniqlo is coming to Pike and Rose!

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Maryland’s very first Uniqlo store opens at Pike and Rose in the fall of 2018!  For those of you who aren’t familiar with what is often called the Gap of Japan, Uniqlo specializes in inexpensive, casual clothes for men, women, and children. It is known for its unending shelves of beautifully folded shirts, sweaters, and athletic wear.…

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Amazon in the Pike District?!?!?

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So many stories about Amazon selecting Montgomery County to be one of their twenty finalists in their search for a site for their second headquarters.  And so many rumors that the Pike District/White Flint area is the area that Montgomery County is pitching! (If those rumors are true, we couldn’t be more thrilled.)

Here are links to some of our favorite news articles on the topic:

Bethesda Beat: Montgomery County on Shortlist for Second Amazon Headquarters

Washington Business Journal: New York.

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It’s Bethesda Restaurant Week! Yum!

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Through January 21st, you can enjoy special deals at your favorite Pike District restaurants during Bethesda Restaurant Week.

City Perch Kitchen + Bar

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Dinner: $35

Del Frisco’s Grille

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Lunch: $25 | Dinner: $36

Owen’s Ordinary

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Lunch: $22 | Dinner: $36

Seasons 52 North Bethesda

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Lunch: $20| Dinner: $35

Stella Barra Pizzeria

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Dinner: $28 | Brunch: $18

Summer House Santa Monica

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Lunch: $22 | Dinner: $33 | Brunch: $22

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North Bethesda Market Sold to CBRE

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From CoStar

CBRE Global Investors started 2018 off with a bang after acquiring the North Bethesda Market in suburban Washington, D.C. from Capri Investment Group of Chicago. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

North Bethesda Market is a Class A retail and multifamily development comprised of 182,926 square feet of retail space, 411 apartments and a 1,205-space parking garage.…

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Old Pike and Rose had a farm. Ee-I-ee-I-oh

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As reported on Robert Dyer’s blog, WTOP and Bethesda Beat

Up Top Acres, the urban farming company that brought a 7,000 square foot farm to above Equinox a Bethesda Row and two rooftop farms near Nationals Park, will bring a 17,000 square foot farm Pike & Rose this April. The farm will be located on top of the Old Georgetown Road Garage next to Pallas and will grow about 20,000 pounds of produce annually, including veggies, herbs, and flowers.…

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Save the Date — FOWF Community Meeting Wed. January 10th

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Join the folks from our local historical treasure, Josiah Henson Park, on Wednesday, January 10th at 7 pm at Luxmanor Elementary. Friends of White Flint and Montgomery Parks are holding a joint community meeting so you will have a chance to learn more about Josiah Henson, this facility, and their plans for the future.…

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Cava Founders To Open New French Mediterranean Coffee Shop and Restaurant in Pike & Rose

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According to Bethesda Beat:

The owners of a hometown restaurant chain that’s expanded across the country are returning to the area for their next concept.

Julii, from the founders of Cava, will open in Pike & Rose, according to Federal Realty, the developer of the North Bethesda community.

Focusing on French Mediterranean food, Julii will be open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.…

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Pike & Rose Annual Neighborhood Tree Lighting this Friday!

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Join Pike and Rose in the neighborhood Friday, November 17 from 6-8 pm as they kick-off the holiday season with their Annual Neighborhood Tree Lighting.

Holiday Music and Entertainment
Tastings & Food Specials
Seasonal Sales & Promotions
Giveaways & Prizes
LIVE! Ice Carving

Shop your favorite stores for the holidays including H&M, Sephora, Sur La Table , REI, L.L.

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Resident Ambassadors Enjoyed Special Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Canopy by Hilton

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Canopy by Hilton, the gorgeous hotel coming to Pike and Rose, opens the end of February.  Resident Ambassadors, those people who serve as a conduit of information between their multi-family building or single-family community and Friends of White Flint, enjoyed a special behind-the-scenes tour of this special place.

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