Bethesda, MD

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These Are A Few of Our Favorite Things:

Fun and Fitness 

Bethesda Flea Market A unique, intimate and quirky experience not to be missed.  Food, drink, artisans, music and plenty of time to shop at the boutiques.

Taste of Bethesda   Sample scrumptious bites from 60 restaurants while you enjoy entertainment from one of five stages.

Bethesda Row Arts Festival  Four blocks of Bethesda are magically transported into an outdoor art gallery.  Held rain or shine experience the passion of 190 artists.

While technically located in nearby Glen Echo, Saturday night swing dancing in the old Spanish Ballroom and Bumper Car Pavillion

Going on a hike on the Maryland side of Great Falls Park

Having brunch on Bethesda Row, grabbing a Georgetown cupcake, followed by an indie movie 

 Location: Southern Montgomery County, bordering Northwest Washington, DC

Nearest Metro: Bethesda (Red Line), Medical Center – NIH (Red Line), Grosvenor – Strathmore (Red Line)

Character: Bethesda is largely residential, but has a bustling downtown area with many shops, restaurants, theaters, and corporations.  National Institutes of Health (NIH) and Walter Reed Medical Center are based in Bethesda and are major employers.  Housing is primarily detached homes, but there are many condominiums and townhouses closer to the downtown area.

Enjoy a Meal and a Cold One 

Flanagan’s Harp and Fiddle Catch a soccer game, listen to a traditional Irish band, or just relax and enjoy a pint.

Brickside  Try one of the martinis inspired by the prohibition era.  Full wine and craft beer menu.  A fun and relaxed place to enjoy lunch or dinner too.

Nest Wine Bar Cafe Enjoy the year round patio and wind down with a glass of wine and delicious bistro cuisine.  Happy hour  4-6 every weekday.  See what the chef is cooking today.

Work it Out- Specialty Fitness 

Pure Barre  This isn’t swan lake!  Come in and experience the fitness craze boasting fast results.  Tiny isometric movements tone the entire body.

Sculpt Studio Pilates  Pilates evolved.   Sculpt abs, arms and core while feeling like you are in a comfortable community atmosphere.


North Bethesda

iPic Theater Pike & Rose  Complete comfort during your movie watching experience.  Watch a flick in a plush chair with pillows and blankets while you dine on artisan cuisine.  You’ll never be able to watch in a “regular” theater again.

Pike and Rose Neighborhood   A bright and inspired urban neighborhood with fabulous restaurants shopping,  movie theater, events, and friendly people.  Whether you are in the mood for a burger or a romantic dinner you’ll find it here.