The city of Gaithersburg released the following news this week:
In partnership with KAT 2nd Stage, the presents The Wizard of Oz featuring Academy Award-winning music by Harold Arlen and lyrics by E.Y. Harburg. The show runs Sept. 8-23, with performances on Saturdays at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. Admission is $18, $16 for city residents and $9 for children through grade 12. Visit the city of Gaithersburg website for more information.
The 31st annual Celebrate Gaithersburg in Olde Towne Festival will draw an entire community to Gaithersburg’s historic city center for a day of food, fun, entertainment and family activities. The city is still seeking local and international artisans and crafters who would like to sell unique jewelry, textiles, and one-of-a-kind hand crafted items. The last day for applications is Sept. 7, 2012.
The one-day event is scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, and will include several stages of live entertainment, with the Smithereens headlining the day, a variety of local food trucks, and special zones geared for all ages and interests.
For more information on the festival, visit the city of Gaithersburg website.