2021 Christmas Holiday Schedule, Montgomery County, Maryland

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2021 Christmas Holiday Schedule, Montgomery County, Maryland

 

The Montgomery County Government will observe the following schedule changes for the Christmas holiday weekend on Friday, Dec. 24, and Saturday, Dec. 25:

  • County offices – Closed.
  • State offices and courts – Closed.
  • Libraries – Closed Dec. 24 - 25.
  • Alcohol Beverage Services (ABS)—Stores open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Dec. 24. Closed Dec. 25.
  • Ride On—Will operate on a Sunday schedule on Dec. 24-25.
  • Ride On extRa and Flex—Not in service.
  • Flash—Will operate on a weekend schedule (Orange Line only) on Dec. 24-25.
  • MARC Train and Commuter Bus – Information available at https://www.mta.maryland.gov/schedule?type=marc-train/
  • TRiPS Silver Spring commuter store—Closed.
  • TRiPS Mobile Commuter Store—Closed.
  • Parking at public garages, lots, curbside meters—Free.
  • County-collected trash and recycling: no changes in collection schedules.
  • Shady Grover Transfer Station and Recycling Center—Friday, Dec. 24: open. Saturday, Dec. 25: closed.
  • Recreation: Aquatic facilities close at 3 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 24. Community centers, senior centers and administrative offices closed Friday, Dec. 24. All facilities closed Saturday, Dec. 25.

Montgomery Parks—Visit www.MontgomeryParks.org for complete information. The following are the schedules for most facilities, programs and parks:

Open Parkways initiative will be extended during the upcoming holiday weeks.

  • Open to pedestrians and cyclists from 9 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 23, through 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 26: Sligo Creek Parkway: Old Carroll Avenue to Piney Branch Road (1.1 miles). Forest Glen Road to University Boulevard West (1.5 miles). Beach Drive from Connecticut Avenue to Knowles Avenue (2.9 miles).
  • Open to pedestrians and cyclists from 7 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 23, through 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 26: Little Falls Parkway from River Road to Arlington Road (1 mile).

Brookside Gardens Garden of Lights: Closed Dec. 24 and 25.

Nature Centers:

  • Meadowside Nature Center: closed for renovation work.
  • Brookside Nature Center: closed for renovation work.
  • Locust Grove Nature Center: closed Dec. 24 - Jan. 1.
  • Black Hill Visitor Center: closed Dec. 24 - 25.

Friday, Dec. 24:

  • Montgomery Parks’ Headquarters, Customer Service, and Permit Offices—Closed.
  • Brookside Gardens Visitors Center—Closed.
  • Closing at 3 p.m.—Cabin John Ice Rink, Wheaton Ice Arena, Pauline Bentz Addie Tennis Center, Wheaton Indoor Tennis, Wheaton Sports Pavilion and South Germantown.
  • Driving Range.

Saturday, Dec. 25:

  • Montgomery Parks’ Headquarters, Customer Service, and Permit Offices—Closed.
  • Brookside Gardens Visitors Center—Closed.
  • Cabin John Ice Rink, Wheaton Ice Arena, Pauline Bentz Addie Tennis Center, Wheaton Indoor Tennis, Wheaton Sports Pavilion and South Germantown.
  • Driving Range—Closed.

 

This is a Montgomery County, Maryland announcement.

 

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Roy Kelley, Associate Broker

Realty Group Referrals (Retired from RE/MAX Realty Group)

6 Montgomery Village Ave., Suite 200, Gaithersburg, MD 20879

Office:  301-258-7757 

Comments (9)

Myrl Jeffcoat
Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Realtor - Retired

Montgomery County residents are likely to appreciate your holiday schedule, Roy.

Dec 20, 2021 12:58 PM
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

Great PSA, Roy... and a wonderful quick reference guide for Montgomery County residents.

Dec 20, 2021 01:19 PM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Roy, great PSA for Montgomery County and to let residents know when offices are closed.

Dec 20, 2021 01:20 PM
Lynnea Miller
Bend Premier Real Estate - Bend, OR
Premier Real Estate Service in Central Oregon

Very nice of you to let the residents in your county know what is open and what is closed over the holiday. 

Dec 20, 2021 01:30 PM
Grant Schneider
Performance Development Strategies - Armonk, NY
Your Coach Helping You Create Successful Outcomes

Hi Roy - I think people are on holiday schedule already whether it is official or not.

Dec 20, 2021 01:30 PM
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Roy,

What a wonderful post, and I am sure that it a great thing for the community to have.  Wishing you a wonderful rest of the day.  A

Dec 20, 2021 02:01 PM
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Thank you very much for your comments. It is always good to hear from you.

Dec 21, 2021 06:06 AM
Pat Champion
John Roberts Realty - Eustis, FL
Call the "CHAMPION" for all your real estate needs

What a great way to keep you community updated during the holiday's. Have a great day.

Dec 21, 2021 07:31 AM