Jun 30, 2018, 5:00pm - 11:30pm
Bohrer Park, 506 S Frederick Ave, Gaithersburg MD 20877
Celebrate America’s Independence with friends and family at SummerFest, Gaithersburg’s 2nd annual summer lawn party on the expansive grounds of Bohrer Park. The free event takes place on Saturday, June 30, 2018, from 5 to 11:30 p.m. and features live music, food, and activities, all leading up to a spectacular fireworks display and SummerGlo After Party.
SummerFest kicks off at 5 p.m. with one of the areas top dance bands. Enjoy a variety of musical genres throughout the evening as this stellar group performs up until the fireworks begin. Stay for an encore performance following the fireworks display, during the SummerGlo After Party.
Enjoy strolling entertainers, inflatable amusements including a dual-lane zip line, kid’s activities, face painting, balloon twisting, beer tastings from local breweries, family lawn games, and food trucks. Get creative with a SlowMo photo booth and work alongside a chalk artist to create fun street art. “In the Dark Circus Arts” will perform aerialist shows throughout the evening. A variety stage will feature diverse local talent groups from around Gaithersburg.
The air-conditioned Activity Center will be home to more festival fun with inflatables, a DJ and kid’s crafts. It also serves as a comfort station with indoor bathrooms and space to relax up until 9 p.m.
Once the sun sets (approximately 9:30 p.m.), Bohrer Park will light up with a spectacular fireworks display featuring bursts that launch up to 500 feet in amazing colors and styles. Optimal viewing areas are at Bohrer Park and at various points in surrounding locations. A map showing the best viewing locations will be available as the event draws nearer.
For more information, see the Facebook post at: https://www.facebook.com/events/266083227261555/