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

Comings and Goings at Pike & Rose

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Come celebrate the opening of Sur la Table’s new store at Pike & Rose. They’ll have a fun day full of demos, tastings, gifts with purchase, and the chance to win great prizes like a cooking class for two. The first 100 customers will also get a free recipe guide. Sur La Table will open in Pike & Rose on August 30, and will celebrate its grand opening on September 16.

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Comcast Xfinity Outdoor Film Festival at Strathmore This Week

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Thu–Sat, Aug 24–26 Activities begin at 7:30pm

Outdoor movies return to Strathmore this summer! Join them on the lawn for 3 nights of free flicks benefiting the National Institutes of Health Children’s Charities. Come early to stake out your spot, enjoy pre-show activities, and grab dinner from Ridgewells’ summer grill. Films begin at dusk.

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Which Pike & Rose events will you be attending? So many to choose from…

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Cook up a storm and get down to the beat. Whether a chef-in-the-making or alive music connoisseur, you’ll always find something new to experience at Pike & Rose.  Family-friendly festivals, seasonal events and weekly farmers’ markets, Pike & Rose always has something to ignite your senses.
See the entire fun-filled event calendar here.
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Inside Pinstripes: Bowling Alley, Bocce, Restaurant and ‘Sophisticated Fun

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From Bethesda Beat

The second-floor patio space of Pinstripes, which is heated and open year-round.

The second-floor patio space of Pinstripes, which is heated and open year-round.

Updated: Offering bowling, bocce and a full-service restaurant, Pinstripes will be a different type of entertainment and food venue for North Bethesda.

“We’re not just a restaurant; we’re a community gathering place,” said Chris Soukup, chief operations officer for Pinstripes.…

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Check out these Pike District restaurants during Bethesda Restaurant Week

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BETHESDA MAGAZINE RESTAURANT WEEK

August 11-19, 2017  

2-course lunch – $16       3-course dinner – $36

City Perch Kitchen + Bar

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Del Frisco’s Grille

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Owen’s Ordinary

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Seasons 52 North Bethesda

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Stella Barra Pizzeria

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Summer House Santa Monica

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Canopy by Hilton — luxury without the attitude — coming to Pike & Rose

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Canopy by Hilton Washington DC I Bethesda North is coming to Pike and Rose in late 2017/early 2018, and it’s going to be gorgeous and oh so hip.  With 177 “just right” rooms including 12 suites, a 3,100 square foot ballroom named “The Outlook” as it peers over the neighborhood with floor to ceiling windows, a 3,200 square foot outdoor multifunctional terrace space named “Pike’s Perspective” situated with large glass garage doors to the fresh air as an extension of the huge indoor lobby area they call “Canopy Central”, Canopy is going to be one of the centerpieces of the Pike District.…

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Dietles is officially one of the best dive bars in the DC metro area

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From The Washington Post:

Hank Dietle’s

11010 Rockville Pike, Rockville. 301-881-8711.

The temperature outside hovers in the mid-70s, but inside Hank Dietle’s, it feels like a sauna. It smells like a latrine, too. A couple of fans move the hot air around, providing not a single cool breeze in the process.…

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New Pet Resort, Clinic To Open on Rockville Pike

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From Bethesdas Beat: Dr. Boyd’s Veterinary Resort to hold its ribbon-cutting celebration Saturday

Floor plan for Dr. Boyd's Veterinary Resort

Floor plan for Dr. Boyd’s Veterinary Resort

A southern California veterinarian is about to introduce Rockville’s residents – human and nonhuman alike – to his brand of pet care.

Dr. Boyd’s Veterinary Resort, a facility that will combine boarding services and medical care, is holding a ribbon-cutting Saturday to celebrate its opening at 11503 Rockville Pike.…

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Introducing 909 Rose, Pike & Rose’s Next Office Building

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From Bethesda Beat

Rendering of plans for an 11-story office building at Pike & Rose in North Bethesda.

Rendering of plans for an 11-story office building at Pike & Rose in North Bethesda. VIA FEDERAL REALTY INVESTMENT TRUST

The developer of Pike & Rose has released the first glimpse of an 11-story office building that will claim a space in the burgeoning North Bethesda neighborhood.

Tenant construction on 909 Rose, which will stand at the corner of Rockville Pike and Rose Avenue, could get started in fall of 2019, and the first occupants could move in early the following year, according to a press release from developer Federal Realty Investment Trust.

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