For Our Community

Holiday Lighting Ceremony & First Friday: December 6, 2019 –  6:00 to 9:00 pm

Join us in ushering in the holiday season as Whalen Commons is transformed into a winter wonderland.  Festivities include visits with Santa, polar express rides, ice carving demonstrations, musical performances, and food trucks.  The Chamber is a proud sponsor of the following First Friday events which include wagon rides through town to participating businesses offering specials and treats, as well as Chamber member vendors set up in Town Hall selling holiday wares.

Coming up in 2020

SpringFest: May 16, 2020- 2:00 to 7:00 pm

Annual BBQ, Beer & Blues Fest

3rd Annual Golf Tournament: June 2020

9:00 am Breakfast / Registration
10:00 am Scramble Shotgun Start / Lunch to follow event

Bretton Woods Country Club

July 4th Fireworks: July 4, 2020 – Gates open at 6:00 pm

Check back for details.

Poolesville Day 5K Run/Walk

The Poolesville Day 5K Run/Walk is an annual community event sponsored by the Poolesville Area Chamber of Commerce & the Monocacy Lions Club, and is part of the Poolesville Day celebrations for the Town of Poolesville, Maryland.  Runners and walkers of all levels of ability are welcome and encouraged to participate.  The gently rolling race course travels through the quiet neighborhoods of historic Poolesville, Maryland.  The event is followed immediately by the classic small-town Poolesville Day Parade and town celebration. More information on Poolesville Day can be found at

Race management services are provided by Montgomery County Road Runners Club, and with electronic chip timing.  The Poolesville Day 5K is USATF Certified and Sanctioned.

Race proceeds benefit the Monocacy Lions Club and WUMCO Help.

Event Details:

When: September 26, 2020 at 8:00 am

Where: Poolesville Baptist Church, 17750 West Willard Rd, Poolesville, MD

Poolesville Day: September 26, 2020 – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Free annual one day festival. Click here for details.