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

Pike District Restaurant makes Washington Post Top Ten

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Kuya Ja’s Lechon Belly:  Slow-cooked pork belly is the star at this Rockville storefront, but it’s far from the only attraction.

Of the many advancements on the dining scene in recent years, the rise of Filipino restaurants has been among the most exciting, a trend famously jump-started by Bad Saint in the District three years ago and nurtured since by upstarts including Kuya Ja’s Lechon Belly in Rockville.

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Two Fun Community Festivals This Weekend

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You can enjoy not one but two fun-filled community festivals this weekend!

First, there’s the unique White Flint Placemaking Festival at Randolph Hills Shopping Center.  Join with your neighbors as a shopping center is transformed into a fabulous public gathering space full of trees, things to do, and goodies to eat and drink.

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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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PHOTO COURTESY OF UNIQLO

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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