Annual Events

SpringFest: May 6, 2023

Annual BBQ, Beer & Blues Fest

July 4th Fireworks: – July 4, 2023

Soccer fields at Hughes & Sugarland Road.

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 Poolesville-area community.

Event Details:

When: September 23, 2023 at 8:00 am
Where: Poolesville Baptist Church, 17750 West Willard Rd, Poolesville, MD

Sponsorship Opportunities are available for the annual Poolesville Day 5k Run/Walk!
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Registration for the annual Poolesville Day 5k Run/Walk!

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Poolesville Day: September 23, 2023 – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Free annual one day festival. Click here for details.

Holiday Lighting Ceremony & First Friday:

1st Friday in December –  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.