EVENTS

Night Market, Saturday May 13, 5:00pm-8:00pm

Join us for this special market under the stars in the Takoma/Langley Crossroads on Saturday May 13th from 5:00pm-8:00pm. This new street market celebrates local food, local culture and showcases Takoma Park’s unique Takoma/Langley Crossroads’ neighborhood.

There will be a festive mix of vendors selling handcrafted items and international food, plus community groups, a moon bounce and live music by Latin fusion band, Zakke. Bring the family for a delicious evening of Latin specialties including handmade tostadas, tamales, and pupusas. Finish off with specialty shaved ices in flavors like mamey zapote, passion fruit and sour guava. Shop for Central American herbs, greens and seedlings for your garden and find unique handcrafted jewelry made from Colombian tagua seed and much more.  Click for the entire VENDOR LIST
Night Market at the Takoma/Langley Crossroads
Saturday, May 13, 2017
5:00pm-8:00pm
7676 New Hampshire Avenue, Takoma Park

 


2017 Bike to Work Day Pit Stop, May 19, 7:30am-9:00am

Celebrate the joy of pedaling to work and getting fresh air, exercise, reducing carbon emissions, and saving gas.  Also using the ever-expanding bike lanes and designated routes for bikers throughout the metro area.  The Crossroads Development Authority will host a pit-stop for riders at the new BikeShare station from 7:30-9:00am.

Location: 7315 New Hampshire Avenue, Takoma Park.  Register online at biketoworkmetrodc.org.

 

 

 

 

 


Paint the Mural!  May 20th – June 6th

We need you! Join us as we expand our colorful mural network with a new mural at 1337 Holton Lane, Takoma Park in the Takoma/Langley Crossroads!

No experience necessary! Artist Peter Krsko will lead the painting of his community selected design, Symbiosis, in a series of 6 community painting sessions. Come 1 time or 6, but please join in!

Painting meet ups at 1337 Holton Lane:
Saturday, May 20th, 10:00am-12:00noon
Tuesday, May 23rd, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Saturday, May 27th, 10:00am-12:00noon
Wednesday, May 31st, 4:00pm-6:00pm
Saturday, June 3rd, 10:00am-12:00noon
Tuesday, June 6th, 4:00pm-6:00pm

 


Crossroads Farmers Market  – Weekly, Seasonal Market, May 31st-December 27th

Takoma/Langley CrossroadsJoin us for the weekly Crossroads Farmers Market during the months of June-December. The market is a lively meeting place to find weekly staples, specialty items, and ready-to-eat options.

Location: Anne St at University Blvd, across from Rite Aid, Takoma Park

 

 

 

 


Takoma Langley Diwali Festival  – 2017 Date to be Announced

Female youth dancers together Every fall, celebrate the annual Hindu festival of lights at the Takoma/Langley Diwali Festival! Enjoy Indian dance, live music, poetry, and culture presented by The Hindu Temple of Metropolitan Washington and Sri Siva Vishnu Temple. Diwali coincides with the Hindu New Year and celebrates new beginnings, the triumph of good over evil, and triumph of light over darkness.  Delicious Indian food, clothing, jewelry, gifts, and housewares.

Sponsored by Takoma/Langley Crossroads Development Authority (CDA), Prince George’s County , and City of Takoma Park, MD – Municipal Government.