Put these fun future events on your calendar

June 21, 6pm — Summer Solstice Progressive Dinner, Pike & Rose. The evening starts with seasonal cocktails from Summer House and inspired appetizers from Carluccio’s. Then, guests will check their menu cards for where to retrieve their second, third and fourth courses, taking them on a tour of neighborhood restaurants.

Every Friday and Saturday, 5pm — Live After Five, North Bethesda Market. Come join the party on Friday and Saturday evenings at North Bethesda Market for our Live After Five concert series!

Wednesday, July 12th, Noon — Walkable Wednesday. Join Friends of White Flint and Coalition for Smarter Growth for the second Walkable Wednesday and enjoy a special tour of the Pike District that shows what makes it easier and more difficult to walk around the White Flint area. Fifty folks attended the first Walkable Wednesday and loved it!

Saturday, September 9th — North Bethesda Market Tomato Fest. The second annual Tomato Fest will be even bigger and better than last year’s with music, contests, and of course, lots and lots of yummy tomatoes.

Saturday, October 14th, 2pm to 5pm — Fall Fest. Fall Fest, which is becoming one of the defining events of the Pike District, features music, sweet treats, beer, wine, and children’s activities and takes place on a closed Marinelli Road near the conference center.




Upcoming Meetings and Events in the World of White Flint


The White Flint Implementation Committee will meet on Monday, September 12, 7 p.m., at Shriver Aquatic Center. Their agenda will include a presentation from Gables Residential and a staging discussion for White Flint 2

The White Flint Downtown Advisory Committee will meet on Tuesday, September 13, 8 a.m., at the Bethesda North Conference Center

Friends of White Flint will hold a Community Meeting on Monday, September 19, 6:30 p.m., at the Bethesda North Conference Center. Our agenda includes discussions on the White Flint 2 Preliminary Plan, Walter Johnson Roundtable Options, Pike District Pedestrian Safety Campaign, and Quick Property Owner Updates.


The first ever Tomato Fest will be held at North Bethesda Market on Saturday, September 10 from Noon to 5 p.m. Featuring tomato tastings, cooking contests, live music, and lots of other fun activities for all ages, I bet this becomes a signature event for the Pike District.

FallFest, sponsored by the White Flint Downtown Advisory Committee, will rock the Pike District on Saturday, October 8, from Noon to 2 p.m. Held on Marinelli Road, FallFest includes music by The Nighthawks, a myriad of food trucks, face painting, and the official Pike District ribbon cutting.