City of Gaithersburg SummerFest

Presented by City of Gaithersburg Arts and Events at Bohrer Park at Summit Hall Farm, Gaithersburg MD

Jul 01, 2023

City of Gaithersburg SummerFest

Celebrate America’s independence with friends, family, and fireworks at Gaithersburg’s SummerFest extravaganza!

Celebrate America’s independence with friends & family at SummerFest, Gaithersburg’s illuminating summer festival on the expansive grounds of Bohrer Park at Summit Hall Farm. The free event takes place on SATURDAY, JULY 1, 2023, from 6 to 11:30 p.m. The festival features live music, food trucks, local breweries, family-friendly activities, all leading up to a spectacular fireworks display & SummerGlo After Party.

The Water Park & Miniature Golf Course open at 11 a.m. and the Skate

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  • Jul 1, 2023 at 06:00 pm - 11:30 pm (Sat)

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Note that the Gaithersburg Police Department is planning lane reductions along Route 355 adjacent to Bohrer Park and there will be a change in traffic patterns during the event. Cars will not be allowed to cross over or turn left onto Route 355 between Cedar & Central Avenues. Plan your route accordingly. If you are not attending the festival, please take alternate routes to avoid the area completely.

Crossing guards will be stationed along Route 355 at the intersections of South Summit Avenue, Education Boulevard & Deer Park Road. There will be many pedestrians in the area; please use caution. To ensure pedestrian safety, Summit Avenue between Hutton Street & South Frederick Avenue will close to vehicles at 5 p.m.

Please do not stop your vehicle on Route 355 to watch the fireworks display. You will be ticketed, and if you are not with your vehicle, it will be towed.

Limited parking is available onsite. It is recommended that those who park onsite stay and enjoy the SummerGlo After Party as significant traffic delays are anticipated following the fireworks display. Bohrer Park is within a ¼ mile walk of Olde Towne, Gaithersburg, where there is free parking in a variety of lots and in the parking garage. A parking map can be found here

If the fireworks are canceled due to inclement weather the fireworks ONLY will be rescheduled for Sunday, July 2. There will be no fireworks on July 4. Check the City’s website regularly for updates & follow us @GaithersburgEvents on Facebook and @GburgMD on Facebook & Twitter.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Bohrer Park at Summit Hall Farm

506 South Frederick Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877

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