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Prince George's County Redistricting Commission to Hold Public Hearing

 

Upper Marlboro, MD – On August 13, 2011, the Prince George's County Redistricting Commission will unveil the County's Preliminary Redistricting Plan during a public hearing. The Commission encourages citizens to attend the hearing and participate in this important process. Citizens will have the opportunity to express their views on the plan before it is submitted to the County Council on September 1, 2011.

 

Foster's Lobster Palooza

Foster's Lobster Palooza

 

Head to National Harbor for the 1st ANNUAL Maryland Tradition, Foster's LOBSTA PALOOZA!

The Festival is an ALL-YOU-CARE-TO-TASTE extravaganza complete with thousands of lobsters, lots of beer and wine, live music and SO MUCH MORE. 

The event will be held in two sessions on Saturday, July 30th.  Choose from 11am to 3pm or 5pm to 9pm.  Tickets are limited to 325 per session.  The event will be held along the Potomac River under the Foster's tent.

For more information and to purchase tickets visit: www.Harborfests.com

Free Kazake at the National Mall: July 31, 2011 to help raise awareness for S.O.M.E.

Free Kazake at the National Mall: July 31, 2011 to help raise awareness for S.O.M.E.

Check out this event coming to the National Mall July 31, sent to us from Airi Boutcher:

 

All You Can Eat Crab Feast at National Harbor!

 All You Can Eat Crab Feast at National Harbor!
On Wednesday, July 13th, Don't miss Bobby McKey's all you can eat Southern Maryland Crab Feast at National Harbor!    Featuring Bobby McKey's rockin' dueling piano show, Captain Smith's Southern Maryland Crabs with all the fixins' & beer specials all night!   Crab Feast, 6pm - 9pm Dueling piano show starts at 7pm $45 per person. To purchase: Advanced Tickets Required. or call 800.595.4849

Independence Day Celebrations!

Independence Day Celebrations!

 

 

Looking for something fun to do with the family this weekend to celebrate the Fourth? Look no further!

Bell Ringing Ceremony

Celebrate the Fourth with the "Let Freedom Ring" Bell Ringing Ceremony at Veteran's Park in Bethesda. The event is hosted by the Ark and Dove Society and the Maryland Children of the American Revolution. Call 703-425-4568 for more information.

 

Germantown Glory Festival

GM Showcases Safety and Style at Fed Ex Field

GM Showcases Safety and Style at Fed Ex Field

On Friday, June 24th, at FedEx Field, 1600 FedEx Way, Landover, Md., over 50 Chevrolet, Buick and GMC model including the award-winning Chevy Volt – will be on site and available for you to view, compare and test drive, all in one place. Chevrolet, Buick and GMC are committed to protecting drivers and passengers before, during and after a crash.

In addition, a professional driver with GMC will simulate the loss of control of a vehicle, so you can see how safety systems like StabiliTrak help keep a car on the road. Chevrolet will also have a crashed Cruze on display, and Buick will show a vehicle cut-away to explain Rollover Mitigation Technology

CycleFest at National Harbor

CycleFest at National Harbor

This information is provided to us by the National Children's Museum:

Summer is here and it’s time to get your bicycle ready for some warm weather fun! 

Saturday, June 25th from 11 a.m.- 4 p.m., bring your own bicycles or tricycles for an afternoon of fixing, decorating, and bike riding with the National Children’s Museum, the Alexander Lance Booker Child Safety Foundation, Calleva, Wheels to Africa, and Trails for Youth. Create your own bicycle nameplate; participate in a bicycle rodeo featuring a safety obstacle course with the Prince George’s County Park Police; an obstacle course and a bicycle race with Trails for Youth, bicycle maintenance workshops, and much more! 

Plus, enter a raffle to win a $50 gift card to Revolution Cycles, bicycle-inspired jewelry from Phoenix Bikes, and many more bike related giveaways! Additional activities will also take place at the National Children’s Museum Launch Zone.