Weekend Events: Bethesda Row Sidewalk Sale; Wine and Improv at Rockville Theater
What’s happening July 14-16
Bethesda Row sidewalk sale—Friday, Saturday and Sunday—Bethesda Row
The high-end retail corridor in Bethesda is transformed into an open-air street bazaar, complete with live entertainment, for the annual sidewalk sale. Some shops are offering special discounts, including Kendra Scott, Kate Spade and Urban Country. Restaurants such as Jaleo and American Tap Room are offering free samples, and attendees have a chance to win $100 to spend at Pink Palm.
The free event runs all weekend, with live music between noon and 4 p.m.
Michael Mwenso & The Shakes—Friday—AMP by Strathmore, North Bethesda
Jazz artist Michael Mwenso is joined by his big band backup, The Shakes, at the North Bethesda venue. Mwenso started his musical career at the age of 13, touring with an old-school swing band, and a year later began touring with singing legend James Brown.
Standing tickets are $20 and seats are $26. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8.
Wine and Improv—Friday—F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre, Rockville
A theater professional leads an improv theater workshop at Rockville’s Glenview Mansion Cottage, complete with wine and games. The first drink is included in the ticket price and additional wine and beer are available for purchase. Beginners are welcome.
Tickets are $35 per person or $60 for a couple. The event starts at 7:00 p.m.
Monty Python’s Spamalot—Friday and Saturday—F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre, Rockville
The Rockville Musical Theatre continues its stage performance of Monty Python’s Spamalot, following a 2005 Broadway production based on the film comedy Monty Python and the Holy Grail.
Tickets are $22 for adults and $20 for students and seniors for the 8 p.m. performances.
Yoga in the Park—Saturday—Seneca Creek State Park
Local yogi Marie Babb offers 75 minutes of Saturday morning yoga for all ages and experience levels at Kingfisher Overlook in Seneca Creek State Park. Attendees should bring a yoga mat, towel and water.
The entrance fee to the park is $3 per person for Maryland residents, and an $8 donation is requested from participants. The family-friendly event runs from 8:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.