Arts & Entertainment

Compiled by Kira Sansone


Through Oct. 23, Kentlands Mansion and Arts Barn

This invitational landscape exhibit features the work of eight artists.

Latino Art League

Through Nov. 12, Activity Center at Bohrer Park

This exhibit celebrates National Hispanic Heritage Month.

Community Yard Sale

Oct. 7, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Lakelands Clubhouse Lawn

Discover knickknacks and hidden treasures from fellow community members.

Main Street Farmers Market

Oct. 7 & 14, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Main Street Pavilion

Weekly market offering fresh produce, flowers, baked treats and more. Craft vendors selling jewelry, health and beauty products, clothing and a variety of other goods.

Workshop: Steps to Take an Oil Painting from Start to Finish

Oct. 7, 2-5 p.m., Arts Barn

Lynne Oakes, demonstrates the entire process of effectively moving through a clear sequence of steps to complete an oil painting. Each student gets to try this out on a small canvas. All supplies provided. For ages 15 and older. $70 for city residents; $65 for nonresidents.

Oktoberfest at the Kentlands

Oct. 8, 12-5 p.m.

Experience a day full of fun, food, vendors and more. Five stages of entertainment, drinks abound, pumpkin and face painting, drink tasting and other activities for everyone to enjoy. Admission and parking is free. Shuttle provided from Orchard Ridge Drive.

Me + You = Us Canvas Painting

Oct. 12, 6-8 p.m., Kentlands Mansion

Grab a partner and get in touch with your creative side. Each person will create their own piece and then combine them into one. Suitable for ages 16 and up. $30 for residents of Gaithersburg; $35 for non-residents of Gaithersburg. $10 supply fee due at the workshop.

Scary Film and Brew Party: Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘The Birds’

Oct. 13, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Arts Barn

Watch the classic horror film “The Birds” and drink some seasonal brews on Friday the 13th. $5 general admission tickets, cash bar. Purchase tickets at

Left Bank Quartet – 20th Century Classics

Oct. 14, 8-10 p.m., Arts Barn

The Left Bank Quartet will perform three 20th century classics. $25 for adults; $15 for youth 18 and under. Purchase tickets at

Kentlands Photo Brunch/Shoot

Oct. 15, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Arts Barn

Come for the fall meeting of the Kentlands Photography Association, enjoy coffee and donuts, and take a walk-and-talk photography tour of the Kentlands to appreciate the fall foliage.

‘Into the Woods, Jr.’

Oct. 20-29, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Fridays, 11 a.m-12 p.m. and 2-3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Arts Barn

Young performers from KAT Second Stage adapt the fantasy musical featuring characters from classic fairytales crossing paths and getting into trouble. Recommended for ages 7 and up. $15 for adults; $12 for youth 14 and under.
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Glass & Metal Fusion Workshop

Oct. 20, 7-9 p.m., Oct. 21, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Arts Barn

Artists Tony Glander (Fitzpatrick Glass Studios) and Jack Donnelly (Arts Entwine) teach a workshop on glass making and participants create a garden spinner. $125 for residents of Gaithersburg; $130 for non-residents of Gaithersburg.

‘Hocus Pocus’

Oct. 21, 6:40 p.m., Kentlands Clubhouse Lawn

Enjoy a free screening of “Hocus Pocus” (PG) starring Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy.