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
  • Congressional Art Competition - Virtual Exhibit
    Wed, Jun 02
    Virtual Galleries on the BlackRock Website
    Jun 02, 10:00 AM – Jul 31, 11:59 PM
    Virtual Galleries on the BlackRock Website
    Virtual Exhibit of Annual Competition Sponsored by Congressman David Trone to Showcase Artwork by High School Students from Maryland's 6th District
  • 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.
  • Montgomery County’s 24th Juneteenth Celebration
    Jun 19, 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM EDT
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    Mark your calendars for June 19. Information and details on how to register for the event will be available on the Office of Human Rights website as more specifics become available. For more information call James Stowe at the Office of Human Rights at 240-888-5502.
  • Artisans & Farmers Market
    Sat, Jun 26
    Germantown
    Jun 26, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    Join us every Saturday June 12 - July 31 to shop local vendors selling handmade art, fine crafts, textiles, baked goods, and locally sourced produce, wine, spirits, and craft beer.
  • Artisans & Farmers Market
    Sat, Jul 10
    Germantown
    Jul 10, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    Join us every Saturday June 12 - July 31 to shop local vendors selling handmade art, fine crafts, textiles, baked goods, and locally sourced produce, wine, spirits, and craft beer.
  • Yoga Wine Wellness: Inner Peace
    Wed, Jul 14
    Germantown
    Jul 14, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    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.
  • Artisans & Farmers Market
    Sat, Jul 17
    Germantown
    Jul 17, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    Join us every Saturday June 12 - July 31 to shop local vendors selling handmade art, fine crafts, textiles, baked goods, and locally sourced produce, wine, spirits, and craft beer.
  • Movies Under the Stars: Shrek The Musical (2008)
    Sat, Jul 17
    BlackRock Center for the Arts - Lawn
    Jul 17, 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, July 17 for a FREE showing of the hilarious SHREK THE MUSICAL! Concessions available for purchase.
  • Artisans & Farmers Market
    Sat, Jul 24
    Germantown
    Jul 24, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    Join us every Saturday June 12 - July 31 to shop local vendors selling handmade art, fine crafts, textiles, baked goods, and locally sourced produce, wine, spirits, and craft beer.
  • Artisans & Farmers Market
    Sat, Jul 31
    Germantown
    Jul 31, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Germantown, 12901 Town Commons Dr, Germantown, MD 20874, USA
    Join us every Saturday June 12 - July 31 to shop local vendors selling handmade art, fine crafts, textiles, baked goods, and locally sourced produce, wine, spirits, and craft beer.
  • 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.
  • 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.
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.