A farming community called Log Town in 1765, Gaithersburg became an industrial center by the 19th century, thanks to the B&O Railroad.
The 42,000-square-foot, $1.8 million project recalls the late musician in more ways than one.
Concerts, fireworks and family events mark the 200th anniversary of the burning of Washington, the surrender of Alexandria and the Battle of Baltimore.
A country singer, indie rockers and one of the worldâ€™s most celebrated reggae groups round out the week's picks.
See country star Miranda Lambert, visit the Renaissance Festival or celebrate Bao Bao's first birthday.
The chef had been with the restaurant since 2011.
Blind beer tastings, "Super Beer Geek Trivia" and a Radlerpalooza are on our list of tonight's best parties.
Use this if you're bound for the D.C.-born music event Saturday at RFK's festival grounds.
The homegrown festival, set for Saturday, moves to new digs for its third year.
The celebrity chef elevates the ALS fundraiser that has been taking up your newsfeed for days.