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The Town of Poolesville sponsors the following annual events!

Passport Through Poolesville
Community Business Fair
Poolesville Baptist Church
March, 2015
10 am - 2 pm

Visit with over 40 businesses!
Enjoy local entertainment!
Visit the Shredder Truck!
Electronics Recycling
in PHS Parking Lot!

Click here for Vendor Application

Jointly Sponsored by the CEDC & PACC

Admittance is free!
Raffle prizes every half hour!
Food Vendors


The Big Flea

Whalen Commons
April, 2015
8am - 2 pm

click here for application


Richard S. McKernon
Youth Fishing Tournament
May, 2015

Held at Stevens Park Pond off of Seneca Chase Park Road. All youths between the ages of 6 and 16 are invited to come on out and "catch some fun". Cost is $1.00 and the event is held rain or shine.

Congratulations to our 2014Winner
Graham King
26 inch Channel Catfish

Click here for Registration Forms

SpringFest, 2015
Whalen Commons
Saturday, May 16
2pm - 7pm

BBQ - Beer - Blues



Skate Contest
Saturday, June 13
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
registration begins at 8:30 am
Dr. Dillingham Park
19701 Wootton Avenue

10 & Under
20 & Up

One minute runs
Group Skates

Lots of Prizes!

Rain Date
Sunday, June 15

Stevens Park
Summer Rec. Program

June - August, 2015
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Camp Schedule
Camp Registration
Camp Policies


Annual 4th of July Fireworks Celebration

Join our community in celebrating our national patriotism!

Held on the Polo Grounds off of Hughes Road!

Music, food, fireworks and fun!

Poolesville Day

September 19, 2015
10:00 - 4:00
Don't miss this Poolesville tradition!

Join family and friends along Fisher Avenue and in Whalen Commons to enjoy musical performances, arts & crafts vendors, food & beverages, kids activities, livestock displays, skateboarding demos, and an antique car show!


Trick - Or - Treating
October 31st
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Little goblins & ghouls can prowl the streets of Poolesville in search of goodies from participating homes and businesses between the hours of 6:00 to 9:00. Please only visit homes where the porch lights are on!

Holiday Lighting Contest

Judging takes place December 12 & 13

All homeowners and merchants in the Poolesville town limits are invited to "deck their halls" and show their holiday spirit.

For homeowners we have three (3) categories:
Contemporary, Traditional, and Townhouse!
One business will also be chosen as most appreciated.

Fisher Avenue will be the dividing line with one winner from each category selected from each side of town.

Click here for rules

2013 Holiday Winners

Doug & Christine Baker
Tim & Margaret Pike
Courtney Chin
Steve & Tammy Lightcap
Richard & Lori Weyrauch
Barb Faith
Hearthside Antiques

The Town wishes to thank everyone who participated in this year's contest. Your holiday efforts helped turn Poolesville into a Winter Wonderland!

Holiday Lighting Ceremony

Friday, December 5
6:00 pm

Join us as Whalen Commons is transformed into a
Winter Wonderland.

The festivities begin at 6:00 pm. Visit Santa's Workshop, Climb aboard the Holiday Express for a trip around the Commons, enjoy performances by local church choirs.
View amazing Ice Sculptures created by Joseph Stebbing!
Be a part of the true meaning of the holidays by bringing a new, unwrapped toy to support WUMCO. Toys will be distributed to local children in need.

Refreshments available to purchase include: Beef Brisket, Country Ham Sandwiches, Homemade Soups, & Funnel Cakes!



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