Fall Fest fun for the whole family!

NoBe Market’s Annual FALL-tastic Festival is back! Join us on the plaza on October 16th from 3pm to 7pm for an afternoon filled with fun fall activations, eats, and so much more. Expect to experience the following:

  • Live music by Winship
  • Kid-friendly mini-pumpkin painting
  • Scarecrow and pumpkin patch photo-ops
  • Plaza games like jenga and corn hole
  • Dessert Food truck by Funnel Fare
  • On-Site Fall market featuring locally sourced seasonal produce, apple cider, baked goods, and so much more.
  • Small bites and chili bowls by Seasons52
  • Beer Garden by Seasons52
  • Pumpkin Patch of your dreams by Potomac Farm Market

Fall Fest is a FREE event, open to the public for all ages. Eventbrite tickets to attend are highly encourage to reserve your spot.

ESAB, Global Provider of Innovative Fabrication Technology Solutions, Relocating World HQ to 909 Rose in North Bethesda

From the MoCo Show

Federal Realty announced today that two new tenants, ESAB and Emagine IT, have committed to 909 Rose, located in the award-winning Pike & Rose neighborhood in North Bethesda.

The new tenants will join OneDigitalUnited SolutionsIndustrious and Federal Realty. With the addition of these two tenants, the building is nearly 80 percent leased.

Per Federal Realty:

ESAB, a world leader in the production of fabrication technology, will relocate its world headquarters from Annapolis Junction, Md. to 909 Rose before the end of the year. ESAB is taking all 20,887 square feet on the eighth floor, which will be the primary home of its global support functions and senior management team. The global company has more than 9,000 employees in offices and manufacturing facilities across five continents.

“ESAB is excited to announce its new world headquarters in North Bethesda, Maryland,” said Michele Campion, Vice President, Human Resources. “As a team oriented business and leader in our industry driven by continuous improvement, the dynamic Pike & Rose neighborhood is the ideal location, with a wide array of amenities, for our existing team members and clients, as well as a place we can proudly welcome new business partners and attract future talent.”

Emagine IT, an enterprise IT and cybersecurity services and consulting company, committed to 9,787 square feet on the ninth floor. Emagine IT will relocate from Fairfax, Va.

The building also has extremely efficient, customizable spec suites ranging from 1,700 to 7,270 square feet available with a choice of design finishes that tenants can tailor to their own specifications. The suites are located on the sixth floor, offer panoramic views and are move-in ready.

Lao Sze Chuan is now open in former Brio space at NoBe Market

A new Chinese restaurant whose highly-lauded original location is in Chicago, Lao Sze Chuan, opened this week at 20 Paseo Drive in North Bethesda Market.

Robert Dyer @ Bethesda Row wrote, “the restaurant was absolutely packed last night at 10:00 PM. Reservations are recommended!”

According to Bethesda Beat, Lao Sze Chuan’s menu features chef’s specials such as spiced chicken and duck feet, spicy Szechuan boiled fish fillet and deep fried chicken with scallion and fried garlic. The seafood section of the menu features lobster with fried garlic and chili, crab with garlic and chili, and Kung Pao shrimp.

Lao Sze Chuan is open only during dinner hours, from 5 to 10 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.

Photo from Bethesda Beat
Photo from Bethesda Beat

News from Pike & Rose

Urban Market This Weekend and a New Restaurant at the Block Food Hall

TIME TO GET CRAFTY
From Friday, October 8th – Sunday, October 10th experience Etsy IRL when URBNmrkt comes to Grand Park Ave. at Pike & Rose! Local crafters from all over the DMV will feature unique items and handmade products to give customers a totally unique shopping experience. Learn more about the event and RSVP to save the date here

WASA-BAE?
Let the good times roll at Block Food Hall, welcome Sushi Oma! Redefine the sushi experience and enjoy their creative & affordable Japanese cuisine with signature rolls like the Green Caterpillar Roll with spicy crunchy tuna and avocado, and the Sweetheart Roll which is actually shaped like a heart. Not in the mood for a roll? Try the Raw Oyster Bar! Preview the menu and stop by. 

Welcome to the Pike District, Call Your Mother

Call Your Mother opened yesterday at 11807 Grand Park Ave at Pike & Rose, selling their famous wood-fired bagels. Enjoy savory favorites like the Royal Palm and the Horizon. Sweet more your speed? Try the Grand Villa or the Paradise Manor. Preview the menu and get ready to find your favorite!

Call Your Mother serves bagel sandwiches that include the Gleneagle with salmon, cream cheese, cucumbers, and shallots, among other tasty and unique sandwiches.

Customers can also order one bagel for $2.50, three for $7.50 and 13 for $22. Call Your Mother offers seven types of bagels.

Currently, hours are from 8 am to 2 pm, and they recommend you order ahead on weekends.

Pike & Rose Job Fair Sept. 14

See if one of the excellent restaurants and stores at Pike & Rose has the perfect job for you by stopping by the job fair.

Pike & Rose is holding a job fair at Amp by Strathmore Tuesday, September 14 from 3 pm to 5 pm.

Some of the participating retailers include Call Your Mother, Fogo de Chao, Sunday Morning Bakehouse, H & M, Visionworks, REI, Nada, Sports & Social, Julii, Burger Fi, Melina, Ipic, and Chipotle,

Construction Begins at New Rockville Burlington Location

From the MoCo Show:

Back in January we let you know that Burlington wold be taking over the old Barnes & Noble Location in Montrose Crossing. After over half a year, construction has started on the discount clothing retailer located at 12055 Rockville Pike.

Barnes & Noble moved to Congressional Plaza this past August.

Things are just getting started, so there’s not much progress, but a picture can be seen below.

Burlington currently has two other locations in Montgomery County, Gaithersburg (600 N Frederick Ave) and Silver Spring (8661 Colesville Rd.). The retailer used to be known as Burlington Coat Factory.