Arts & Entertainment

Digital Wonders Art Exhibit

Through Nov. 27: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 1:30-5 p.m. Saturday, Arts Barn

Work from digital artists Allen Hirsh, Lisa Sheirer and John Wise will be on display all month with a free reception on Nov. 16, 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Olney Art Association Annual Juried Exhibition

Through Dec. 8, Kentlands Mansion

Collection of work by members of the Olney Art Association. Meet the artists and juror Bruno Baran during a free Artists Reception on Thursday, Nov. 16 from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Main Street Farmers Market

Nov. 4, 11 & 18, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Main Street Pavilion

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

“Shel” We Dance

Nov. 4, 11 a.m.-12 p.m., Arts Barn

The Metropolitan Ballet Ensemble tells Shel Silverstein poems through dance. Tickets are $12.

Stand Up Comedy by Dan Rouhier

Nov. 4, 8-10 p.m., Arts Barn

Comedian Dan Rouhier brings his characters and humor to Kentlands for ages 15 and older. $20 tickets, $18 for students (age 15-22) with student ID.

Kentlands Film Society: ‘A War’

Nov. 5, 7 p.m., Arts Barn

This Danish film won a 2016 Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film. Claus Pedersen, commander of Danish troops in Afghanistan, works with his men to gain the trust of local Afghans. When he is ordered home, he is shocked to face trial, charged for wrongful civilian deaths during a Taliban attack. Tickets are $9 each and can be purchased the night of the movie, starting at 6:15 p.m., or reserved by calling 301.529. 9951 or contacting

Kentlands Acoustic Jam

Nov. 7, 6-9 p.m., Carriage House, 321 Kent Square Road.

Bring an instrument and your voice to join in, or just come to listen. Free.

Half-Day Hoopla

Nov. 9, 12:55-5:30 p.m., Gaithersburg Aquatic Center

A day full of fun and water for students in grades first through fifth grade. Departure is from the Activity Center at Bohrer Park. Registration is limited to the first 60 participants. $13 for residents of Gaithersburg; $20 for non-residents.

Art After Dark: Relax & Wreath

Nov. 9, 6-8 p.m., Kentlands Mansion

Get in the holiday spirit with wreath makers from Butler’s Orchard. Admission is $30 for residents of Gaithersburg, $35 for non-residents. There is an additional $35 supply fee due at the workshop.

‘Miracle on 34th Street’

Nov. 9, 10 & 11, 8 p.m.; Nov. 10, 1 p.m.; Nov. 11, 2 p.m., Arts Barn

The classic holiday play is retold in the tradition of a live 1940s-era radio broadcast. Tickets are $20 and $12 for youth 14 and under.

Veterans Day Observance

Nov. 11, 11 a.m.-12 p.m., Concert Pavilion, 31 S. Summit Ave.

Guest speakers and members of the military gather with community members to honor those serving, past and present.

Museum After Hours: Geospatial WWI

Nov. 15, 7 p.m., Gaithersburg Community Museum

Chief Historian at the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Dr. Gary Weir speaks about military and civilian map use during WWI. For information and to reserve a spot, contact the Gaithersburg Community Museum at 301.258.6160.

Nadim Khan Memorial Homeless Resource Day

Nov. 17, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., The Activity Center at Bohrer Park, 506 S. Frederick Avenue

This is an all-inclusive event with resources meant to improve the quality of life for homeless individuals and families. More information at

Holiday Sugarloaf Crafts Festival

Nov. 17-19, 10 a.m.-6 pm. Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Montgomery County Fairgrounds

Browse work by more than 450 regional and national artists. $10 for general admission; free for kids 12 and under.

S’more Lights

Nov. 17, 6-10 p.m., Seneca Creek State Park

Enjoy the Winter Lights Festival by taking open-air trolley and wagon rides, roasting marshmallows, having your photo taken with Santa, and warming up in a heated tent with a hot beverage. Dinner is available for purchase. Tickets are $14 (free for children under 2).

Art Night Out: Wine & Improv

Nov. 17, 7-9 p.m., Arts Barn

This is an improv workshop led by a theater professional with some wine to help sharpen your skills. Must be 21 or older. Tickets are $35 for residents of Gaithersburg and $40 for non-residents.

Community Shredding Event

Nov. 18, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Activity Center at Bohrer Park

Shred paper for free. For more information, contact Environmental Services at 301.258.6370.

American Indian & Alaska Native Heritage Month Social Powwow

Nov. 18, 2-9 p.m., Activity Center at Bohrer Park

Celebrate Native culture with vendors, traditional food, performances and more. For more information, or if you are interested in being a vendor or sponsor, contact Mary Beardsley, chairperson,

Washington Capitals Trip

Nov. 18, 5 p.m.

Watch the Capitals face off with the Minnesota Wild. The bus leaves from the Activity Center at Bohrer Park. $99 registration fee includes transportation and an all-you-can-eat buffet and drinks in the Beck’s Lounge.

Singer-Songwriter Concert Series: Charlie Faye and the Fayettes

Nov. 18, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Arts Barn

Get transported back to the ‘60s with this nostalgic girl group. Additional workshops with the artists about songwriting and performing. $25 for the concert, $45 for the workshop and concert.

Wine Under the Lights

Nov. 19, 5:30-9:30 p.m., Seneca Creek State Park

Take an open-air trolley ride through the Winter Lights Festival and then enjoy wine tastings, food, live music and more. Tickets are $28 for wine tasting, and $18 for designated driver (free for children ages four and under).