SO MUCH THIS WEEKEND: Maryland Fashion Week, FREE Movies at National Harbor and Glenn Dale, Oxon Hill Block Party, Mall at Prince George’s Back to School Expo, Open Mic at Busboys and Poets,Â and a Juke Joint Saturday BBQ.
Friday, August 12th
Movies on the PotomacÂ at National Harbor showingÂ â€œFriday Night Lights.â€Â Movies begin just after sunset and itâ€™s free to the public.Â Lawn chairs are recommended, no coolers with food or alcohol are allowed.
Riseband and Show plays oldies and Motown hits. 8 p.m. Miss Motleyâ€™s Cafe, 9501 Crain Hwy., Bel Alton. 301-392-9794. Cost $10. More information here.
Drive-In Movie at Glenn Dale Splash Park Showing ‘Spy Kids’, 11901 Glenn Dale Blvd., Glenn Dale. Cost is $5 for 17 & Under, $6 for adults.Â More information here.
Oxon Hill block party, painting, a live DJ, basketball and refreshments. 9:30-11:30 p.m., Glassmanor Community Center, 1101 Marcy Ave., Oxon Hill. Free. 301-567-6033
Maryland Fashion Week Industry Networking Social at Peachez Cafe and Lounge, 5010 Brown Station Road, Upper Marlboro, 8:00pm-11:00pm.
Saturday, August 13th
County redistricting public hearing, Registration required to testify. 10 a.m.-12 noon, Prince Georgeâ€™s County Administration Building, 14741 Governor Oden Bowie Dr., Upper Marlboro. 301-952-3600.Â Click Here for more information.
The Mall at Prince GeorgesÂ First Annual Back to School Expo:Â 10:00am â€“ 4:00pm.Â This educational event will provide parents access toÂ one stop access to valuable information and services for the whole family, including health and safety information, plus community resources.Â Meet Justine Love from WPGC-FM 95.5.Â Free lunch bags for the kids,Â while supplies last. 3500 East West Highway, Hyattsville
Juke Joint Saturday BBQ features theÂ Bill Thomas Blues Band and Jim Bennett’s Unique Creation Band with special guest, Lady Mary. Tickets $30 per person from the Arts Office at Harmony Hall or by calling 301-203-6070; 10701 Livingston RoadÂ Ft. Washington.Â Site information HereÂ
Sunday, August 14th
Movies on the PotomacÂ at National Harbor showingÂ â€œJumanji.â€Â Movies begin just after sunset and itâ€™s free to the public.Â Lawn chairs are recommended, no coolers with food or alcohol are allowed.
Maryland Fashion Week Premier Fashion Show and Showcase, Comfort Inn & Conference Center 4500 Crain Highway Bowie.Â Tickets $30-$60.Â Click Here for more information.
Busboys and Poets Open Mic,Â I Remember Love: Stories About Love and Loss, hosted by Dorothy Tene Redmond,Â 7:00pm.Â $10 donation suggested. 5331 Baltimore Avenue, Hyattsville.