The Del Ray Docket: July 2019

Sheriff Dana Lawhorne participates in the annual Big Wheel race. (WILL NICCOLLS)

The Del Ray Docket

July 6, 13, 20, 27

The Del Ray Farmers’ Market

The Pat Miller Neighborhood Square, located at the intersection of Oxford and Mount Vernon Avenue

8am to 12pm

Named one of the top 10 farmers’ markets in the state! This year-round market features fruits and vegetables, meat, poultry, fish, eggs, cheeses, breads, fresh pasta, baked goods, cut flowers, and more.

July 11

First Thursday: Red, White & Blue

Along Mount Vernon Avenue

6pm to dusk.

This free outdoor street festival features patriotic activities, live music, and more at the Pat Miller Neighborhood Square, located at the intersection of Mount Vernon Ave. and Oxford Ave. For more information visit www.visitdelray.com.

July 11 to 14

The 2 Sides Project, Special Edition

Del Ray Artisans, 2704 Mount Vernon Avenue

The 2 Sides Project documents the connection of sons and daughters whose fathers were killed on opposite sides of the Vietnam War, through photographs and film. Istrico Productions will exhibit still photos and stories from their Vietnam experiences in Del Ray Artisans’ gallery July 11 to 14. During this exhibit, there will be two showings of the documentary film, followed by a Q&A: PBS version (56 minutes) on Saturday, July 13 from 7-8:30pm; and feature-length film (101 minutes) on Sunday, July 14 from 2-4pm. The showings are free and open to the public, but space is limited; register at delrayartisans.org.

July 13

12th Annual Del Ray Music Festival

The Pat Miller Neighborhood Square, located at the intersection of Oxford and Mount Vernon Avenue

3pm to 8pm

This free outdoor festival in the heart of Del Ray features some of the region’s best local music, with top Del Ray restaurants hosting pop-up beer gardens in the blocks surrounding the stage. For more information, visit www.thedelraymusicfestival.com.

July 20

Cinema Del Ray

Mount Vernon Recreation Center fields, at Mount Vernon Ave. and Commonwealth Ave.

7pm

The Jen Walker Team presents Smallfoot under the stars; the movie will be in Spanish with English subtitles. The fun starts at 7pm, the movie starts at dusk. Free.

August 1

First Thursday: Aloha Thursday

Along Mount Vernon Avenue

6pm to dusk.

Put on your favorite Hawaiian shirt and join the Del Ray community for a free outdoor street festival featuring themed activities, live music, and more. For more information visit www.visitdelray.com.