City Closures & Cancellations

All City facilities are closed, all programs are cancelled, and all but the most essential of City services are curtailed through at least April 30, 2020.
      • Closure & Cancellation Information (Updated 3/27/2020 5 p.m.)
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Arts on the Green

Arts on the Green

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Arts on the Green is Gaithersburg’s home for the performing and visual arts. Patrons will enjoy concerts, magic shows, and professional and community theater in the Arts Barn’s 99-seat theater while music lovers will delight in unique chamber performances held in the elegant Kentlands Mansion. The Green provides a park-like setting for outdoor events and festivals. While our historic buildings recall the charm of a bygone era, our cultural activities are anything but old fashioned! Contact the Arts Barn to plan your visit today.

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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring - CANCELLED

$12 Advance / $15 Day of Screening

Part of the Magic & Fantasy Weekend.

Cash bar opens with themed drinks & snacks: ‘Middle Earth Munchies’, ‘Dwarvan Delights’ and ‘Gollum Gobbles’

Nicole Hertvik of DC Metro Theater Arts hosts the evening, keeping Sauron at bay with a costume contest (dress as your favorite Wizard, Hobbit, Orc or Elf), a trivia contest (who were Lúthien & Beren?), and a quick Q&A. The Noble Blades stage combat troupe then presents a medieval sword fight, leading to the screening.

Those 13+ may join the quest for the One Ring, but you must be 21 or older to drink with the Fellowship. (Film is rated PG-13 – Parents Strongly Cautioned; some material may be inappropriate for children under 13.)

Tickets may also be purchased in person at the Arts Barn box office or by contacting the Arts Barn.

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