Four Stages of Music, Local Food Favorites and Kids Fun Return May 25-26

The Hometown Holidays Music Fest returns to Rockville Town Center this Memorial Day weekend with more than 25 regional and national performing artists and the best of local food.

The 31st annual free festival will feature four stages of entertainment, the Taste of Rockville, “the beach” sand pile and activities for kids, from noon-8 p.m. Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26.

Find more details, as they are announced, at www.rockvillemd.gov/HTH. Visit “City of Rockville Hometown Holidays” on Facebook, where a new musical act will be profiled each week on #MusicMonday.

The city’s 75th annual Memorial Day Ceremony and Parade will take place from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday, May 27, in Town Center.

Applications to participate in the parade or to highlight your community group with a booth during the music festival are available at www.rockvillemd.gov/HTH. From the top navigation bar, select “Sponsors and Participants,” then “Event Participation.”

For more information about participating in the parade or applying to become the ceremony’s featured speaker, read the article on this page.

The festival is just a five-minute walk from the Rockville Metro station and parking is available throughout Town Center.