EVENTS & PERFORMANCES FOR ALL

Bringing together community, culture, and creativity through a wide range of events and performances from across all artistic disciplines. 

exceptional creative experiences for all interests and ages

BlackRock is the premier site in Upcounty Montgomery County Maryland for musical, theatrical, dance, and cultural events and performances. We have several event spaces, but all are built with accessibility, community, inclusivity, and intimacy in mind. 

When operating in full capacity, BlackRock hosts more than 40,000 people per the year and features top regional, national, and international touring talent across all performing art disciplines. 

 
UPCOMING EVENTS
  • 2021 Mid-Atlantic Regional Watercolor Exhibit
    Sat, Jun 12
    Virtual Galleries on the BlackRock Website
    Jun 12, 10:00 AM – Aug 31, 11:59 PM
    Virtual Galleries on the BlackRock Website
    The most competitive juried watercolor exhibition in the region, this annual competition is hosted by the Baltimore Watercolor Society.
  • Thu, Aug 05
    Germantown
    Aug 05, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
  • Outdoor Storytimes
    Fri, Aug 06
    BlackRock Center for the Arts
    Aug 06, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    In partnership with Montgomery County Public Library
  • Live At The Rock! JARREAU WILLIAMS
    Fri, Aug 06
    BlackRock Center for the Arts - Lawn
    Aug 06, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    BlackRock Center for the Arts - Lawn, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    *FREE EVENT - No tickets needed* LIVE @ The Rock is a FREE community outdoor event from 5 PM – 8 PM, every Friday night, from July 9 – August 27, 2021. Audiences are encouraged to bring their own lawn chair and/or blanket and enjoy items from the BlackRock bar!
  • Mon, Aug 09
    Germantown
    Aug 09, 6:30 PM
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
  • Wed, Aug 11
    Germantown
    Aug 11, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
  • Yoga Wine Wellness: Gratitude
    Wed, Aug 11
    Germantown
    Aug 11, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    BlackRock Center for the Arts and Love Source Yoga bring you monthly Yoga, Wellness, and Wine combining an hour of yoga where wellness topics are thoughtfully weaved throughout the practice followed by an opportunity to connect with others (and drink wine) good for mind, body & soul.
  • LIVE @ The Rock! DOMENIC CICALA & THENSOME
    Fri, Aug 13
    BlackRock Center for the Arts - Lawn
    Aug 13, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    BlackRock Center for the Arts - Lawn, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    *FREE EVENT - No tickets needed* LIVE @ The Rock is a FREE community outdoor event from 5 PM – 8 PM, every Friday night, from July 9 – August 27, 2021. Audiences are encouraged to bring their own lawn chair and/or blanket and enjoy items from the BlackRock bar!
  • Movies Under the Stars: Shrek The Musical (2009)
    Sat, Aug 14
    BlackRock Center for the Arts - Lawn
    Aug 14, 8:30 PM – 10:00 PM
    BlackRock Center for the Arts - Lawn, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    *NO TICKETS OR RSVP NEEDED* Summer nights call for movie lights! Join us on Saturday, August 14 for a FREE showing of the hilarious SHREK THE MUSICAL! Concessions available for purchase.
  • Mon, Aug 16
    Germantown
    Aug 16, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
  • Outdoor Storytimes
    Fri, Aug 20
    BlackRock Center for the Arts
    Aug 20, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    In partnership with Montgomery County Public Library
  • Live At The Rock! MITCHEL EVAN & THE MAYHEM
    Fri, Aug 20
    BlackRock Center for the Arts - Lawn
    Aug 20, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    BlackRock Center for the Arts - Lawn, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    *FREE EVENT - No tickets needed* LIVE @ The Rock is a FREE community outdoor event from 5 PM – 8 PM, every Friday night, from July 9 – August 27, 2021. Audiences are encouraged to bring their own lawn chair and/or blanket and enjoy items from the BlackRock bar!
  • Sat, Aug 21
    Germantown
    Aug 21, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
  • Movies Under the Stars: Hairspray (2007)
    Sat, Aug 21
    BlackRock Center for the Arts - Lawn
    Aug 21, 8:30 PM – Aug 28, 10:00 PM
    BlackRock Center for the Arts - Lawn, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    *NO TICKETS OR RSVP NEEDED* Summer nights call for movie lights! Join us on Saturday, August 21 for a FREE showing of HAIRSPRAY THE MUSICAL. Concessions available for purchase.
  • Mon, Aug 23
    Germantown
    Aug 23, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
  • Live At The Rock! Outdoor Summer Performances
    Fri, Aug 27
    BlackRock Center for the Arts - Lawn
    Aug 27, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    BlackRock Center for the Arts - Lawn, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    *FREE EVENT - No tickets needed* LIVE @ The Rock is a FREE community outdoor event from 5 PM – 8 PM, every Friday night, from July 9 – August 27, 2021. Audiences are encouraged to bring their own lawn chair and/or blanket and enjoy items from the BlackRock bar!
  • Sat, Aug 28
    Germantown
    Aug 28, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
  • Mon, Aug 30
    Germantown
    Aug 30, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
 
VIRTUAL PERFORMANCES

Together, apart. A common phrase in the time of quarantine but so  needed--as are the arts. Our team remains committed to producing high-quality virtual performances that our beloved supporters can enjoy anytime, anywhere, with anyone. 

ARTIST SPOTLIGHTS
 

We love our artists. We love sharing their talents. And we love giving them a platform to tell their stories. Watch our interviews of artists who come from or now live right in our own backyard.

 
ARCHIVED EVENTS

We continue to share the love for past events, artists, and partners. Check out our archive of community events and performances below.