Friday, May 01, 2015

This weekend in Rockville

Saturday, May 2, from 11am to 6pm
Sunday, May 3, from 11am to 5pm
Walk the streets of downtown Rockville as it is transformed into a brilliant spring outdoor art gallery highlighting the some of the best local, regional and national artists. See the industry’s best in glass, ceramics, jewelry, painting, photography, sculpture, woodwork and more.
Live Musical Entertainment on the beautiful outdoor stage at Rockville Town Square.
  • Todd Baker and Dave Marsh (Accoustic String Fusion)
  • Wytold (Electric Cello, World Percussion, Bass Trio)
  • Dave Chappell (Guitar)
  • Colonel Josh (Accoustic Blues)
Admission is FREE.
The outdoor event is held rain or shine located on the streets of Rockville Town Square, Rockville, Maryland (Maryland, Ave., Middle St, and Gibbs St.). Streets are closed to traffic for the Festival. The Festival is in easy walking distance from the Rockville Metro station and numerous garages are conveniently located around the site.  For more information about parking and travel, visit their  parking and directions page.

Details here. See ya there!

Photoworks Youth Photography Competition and Exhibition

Youth Photography Competition and Exhibition
Photoworks Photography School & Gallery
Exhibition Dates: July 16 - August 30, 2015
Submission Deadline:  June 8, 2015 before 11:59 pm
1. This is a YOUTH Competition - open to all students 18 & under.
2. The theme of the 2015 Youth Photo Competition is "#selfie"
3. The $25 entry fee allows the photographer to submit up to 3 images.
Note: If submitting more than 3 images, please submit an additional entry
fee.  Please pay using the PAYPAL BUTTON below.
4. Or send $25 check (made payable to Photoworks) to PHOTOWORKS YOUTH PHOTO COMPETITION, 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo, MD 20812.
5. Digital, film, cellphone, and alternative camera/process images will all be accepted.
6. Email your images to
7. The subject line of the email should read "YOUTH COMPETITION"     followed by the photographer's name.  
8. Make sure your images are in "jpeg" format.  The file size of each should be no wider than 1600 pixels and no taller than 1200 pixels (medium quality).
9. Submit your photos before June 8th and we'll let you know if your work was chosen for the exhibit on or before Monday, June 29th.

1.  Chosen images must be submitted as PRINTS for the exhibit.
2.  Please frame print using a white or off-white mat, and a black or silver frame.
3.  Prints must be delivered to Photoworks at Glen Echo Park on the following dates:
          Saturday, July 11: 1-4 PM
          Sunday, July 12:  1-8 PM
          Photoworks Photography School & Gallery
          7300 MacArthur Boulevard
          1st Floor Arcade Building, Glen Echo Park
          Glen Echo, MD 20812

4. NOTE:  If you are only able to drop off framed prints on a weekday, please bring to Glen Echo Park office, 2nd Floor, Arcade Building before Tuesday, July 14, 2015.
5. NEED HELP PRINTING YOUR PHOTOS?  Try Dodge Chrome on MacArthur Boulevard, Washington, DC or look online at
6. Questions?