During these long(ish) summer days we want to get to know our neighbors a little better, and connect with our community. Here you'll find ways to beat the heat, keep the kids out of trouble, and discover new adventures around the DMV.

It's that time of year when schools are out, pools are open, and ice cream never goes out of style.

It's back! And we're excited to kick off this summer with the WGTS Ice Cream Tour and Summer Concerts on the Plaza at Tysons Corner Center. Check here for summer fun for the whole family (and tips on how to have fun on a budget)!

Events

Jul
19
91 Days of Summer

Ice Cream Tour - Gaithersburg

3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Kentlands Market Square
    Gaithersburg, Maryland

The WGTS 91.9 Ice Cream Truck is making its way around the region again this summer and we can't wait to meet you, and share a sweet treat! Look for us most Fridays this summer at a city near you between 3pm-7pm. We'll have music and games, prizes, and of course--FREE ice cream courtesy of Turkey Hill! The Ice Cream Tour will be coming to the Kentlands Market Square in Gaithersburg on July 19th. Bring your family out for some summer fun! See where else we'll be >>

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Jul
26
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91 Days of Summer, Concert

Summer Concert Series with Danny Gokey

6:30pm - 8:00pm
  • The Plaza at Tysons Corner
    Tysons, Virginia

WGTS 91.9's Summer Concert Series continues with award-winning singer and American Idol® finalist DANNY GOKEY! Enjoy hits like Rise, Hope In Front of Me, The Comeback, and his latest Haven't Seen It Yet! Don't miss your chance to experience this FREE outdoor concert on The Plaza at Tysons Corner Center (located next to Lord & Taylor) on Friday, July 26th at 6:30pm. Bring a chair, your sunglasses, or a blanket and enjoy! *Space is limited to first-come, first-served. So please plan to arrive early. [[{"fid":"2213","view_mode":"default","fields":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":false,"field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":false},"link_text":null,"type":"media","field_deltas":{"1":{"format":"default","field_file_image_alt_text[und][0][value]":false,"field_file_image_title_text[und][0][value]":false}},"attributes":{"height":806,"width":659,"class":"media-element file-default","data-delta":"1"}}]] Hands & Heart Project We will also be collecting backpacks with school supplies for kids in need all over the DMV through the Salvation Army. Learn what is needed most. FAQs: What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event? Use METRO stop Tysons Corner on the Silver Line for rail. Use Metrobus 31, 32, or 36 Parking is FREE in all mall lots/garages. The best parking for The Plaza is Parking Garage E. The Plaza is located on the fourth level. What can I bring to the event? Feel free to bring a blanket, or camp chair (no feet, please, as it obstructs view of others that are sitting). Please keep in mind alcohol is prohibited on the premises. Outside food is permitted, but no glass bottles. There are a number of restaurants to find food nearby. On the Plaza, there is a Starbucks and Shake Shack, as well as just inside the mall on the lower level. Can I bring pets? This is not a pet-friendly venue due to the lack of options for pets to relieve themselves. Service animals are permitted.

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