Ways to Enjoy Living in Bethesda

Celebrate Fall at the 36th Annual Pumpkin Festival at Butler’s Orchard on October 1st – 30th

Throughout the month of October, Flats at Bethesda Avenue residents can celebrate the fall season at the 36th Annual Pumpkin Festival at Butler's Orchard from October 1st – 30th. This all-ages event invites people from all over the area to enjoy the orchard's fall harvest and participate in autumn activities on the farm. Festival hours are from 10 a.m. to…

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Let Your Creativity Shine at the Bethesda Row Arts Festival

On October 15 and October 16, the Bethesda Row Arts Festival will bring a bit of creativity to the Bethesda area. This two-day festival is free for everyone, and it is one of the leading arts and crafts festivals in the mid-Atlantic region. There will be 190 museum-quality artists at the Bethesda Row Arts Festival, and their booths will take…

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Fall Into Fitness Near Flats at Bethesda Avenue!

Fall into fitness with countless options in the downtown Bethesda area! Here are some of our favorites. Next Phase Group Ex – This gym specializes in group classes, and the instructions are not only amazing, but they'll have you having so much fun you won't realize you're working out! Core Power Yoga – This yoga center hosts complimentary classes weekly,…

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Calling All Wine Lovers! Don’t Miss Perfect Pairings on September 17 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

We know how much you love wine, so join us for an educational wine tour at nine of your favorite Bethesda Row restaurants! On September 17 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., you'll sample 20+ wines from around the world, all perfectly paired with signature tapas-style dishes at each stop along the way. Participating restaurants include Cafe Deluxe, Cork &…

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Best of Bethesda 2017: Cast Your Vote for Flats at Bethesda Avenue!

You already know that Flats at Bethesda Avenue is a great place to live, so let the rest of the city know, too! It's voting time for Bethesda Magazine's Best of Bethesda 2017, and we need your support to secure the top spot once again. Last year, Flats at Bethesda Avenue was a Top Vote Getter for Best New Luxury…

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Find Frozen Treats for the Dog Days of Summer at Yogi Castle

During the hottest days of summer, grabbing a frosty treat just might be the most important part of your day. Yogi Castle is just the place to do so, and each time you step inside this Bethesda frozen yogurt shop, you'll find yourself immersed in a brightly-colored, cheerful space filled with tempting treats. Traditionalists might choose a cup of vanilla…

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Kids Will Enjoy a Day of Play at Be With Me Playseum

Be With Me Playseum has been open for over seven years, giving the kids of Bethesda a fun, safe, and educational experience each day. Soon after it opened its doors in 2009, this “playseum” quickly started becoming a top children’s play center and daycare, which makes it even more popular with families in the area. Be With Me Playseum strives…

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Bethesda Restaurant Week is Back from August 12 – 21!

For foodies in Bethesda, Bethesda Restaurant Week is one of the best times of the year. This year's celebration of the city's local restaurants will take place from August 12 through August 21, so if you've been itching to try a new restaurant or simply love eating out at all of your old favorites, this is the perfect time to…

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Sample Some of the Most Famous Cupcakes in Town at Georgetown Cupcake

Eight years ago, sisters Katherine Kallinis Berman and Sophie Kallinis LaMontagne left their careers in fashion to pursue their passion of crafting the most delicious and unique baked goods in this same manner. The two talented sisters soon founded Georgetown Cupcake, along with starring on DC Cupcake on TLC and writing two best-selling books The Cupcake Diaries and Sweet Celebrations….

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Restaurant Focus: PAUL

It's no secret that the Flats at Bethesda contains a number of great restaurants and businesses, but this week, we're featuring one of the building's tastiest offerings: PAUL. This French-style bakery is attached to the Flats at Bethesda and adjacent to the Capital Crescent Trail, so it makes a great place to stop in for a sweet confection or a…

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