Summer Beer & Wine Gardens

The last Friday of the Month – June, July, & August
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

This is a rain or shine event. No pets allowed.

It’s been a long year of social distancing and staying home. What better way to safely reunite with neighbors and friends than by enjoying the Summer Beer & Wine Garden series on the museum grounds?

Bring the whole family for an evening of fun with food trucks, picnics, lawn games, local beer and wine, and live music. This community favorite is held once a month in June, July, and August, rain or shine. Picnic tables are available on a first-come-first-served basis. Guests are encouraged to bring chairs and blankets. In the event of inclement weather, the gathering will move indoors.

Non-members: $7 pre-registration*, $10 at the door
Children (ages 4-20): $3 flat
VIP tent for 6 with table and seating: $100*
*Museum members receive 40% off! Pre-registration ends at 4:30 the day of the event.

June 25 – Caribbean Night
The first event of the season takes you on a trip to the Caribbean without leaving Sandy Spring!  Steelpan performing artist Domenic Lewis has been sharing the tropical sounds of the steelpans all over the United States, performing with some of the best-known musicians of the genre, including the Mason Pan Ensemble.  A talented performer and composer, his playing spans a range of genres from classical, to jazz, to gospel, and pop.

Beer Vendor: Silver Branch Brewing
Wine Vendor: Loew Vineyards
Food Truck: Reggae Vibes
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July 30 – Americana Night
Get back to the roots with the Bill Baker Band… American roots music that is. Known in the greater DC area for their unique sound – the Bill Baker Band specializes in traditional Americana with a contemporary twist! Their blend of folk, blues, and country music is sure to get your toes tapping.

Beer Vendor: True Respite Brewing
Wine Vendor: Loew Vineyards
Food Truck: Friendly Brothers Food Truck
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August 27 – Latin American Night
The flavor of Latin America will electrify Sandy Spring as Los Hijo ‘e Plena takes the stage. This energizing ensemble combines bomba and plena to bring a sound that is sure to get you moving and grooving – just try to stay in your seat and not get up and dance!

Beer Vendor: Silver Branch Brewing
Wine Vendor: Loew Vineyards
Food Vendors: Taco Time Food Truck, Charlie’s Empanadas, Dulceology Bakery
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Special member pricing.  Not a member?  Click here to learn more about a limited-time offer, or here to become one today. For accommodation requests, please contact the museum via email or at 301-774-0022.


The Summer Beer & Wine Garden series is brought to you in part by Yelp and Electric Advisors, Inc. Click here to learn about how you can support community-generated programming at SSM through Electric Advisors, Inc.