2021 Wheaton Arts Parade & Festival

By Editorial Team on September 13, 2021
Courtesy of Wheaton Arts Parade & Festival.
Event: Sunday, September 19 from 10am to 5pm


Download a Festival Map HERE

Walk with artists, friends, neighbors, families, schools, and community groups as we “Parade the Triangle” around Wheaton’s town center to a festival in the town plaza on Reedie Drive right above the Metro Station. Introducing 3 new large floats this year along with 15 old favorites.

It’s free. Just push, pull, carry, wear or perform your art.

Original Art For Sale by:

  • April+ArtLab
  • arts.by.kg.
  • Capitol Hill Art League
  • Carpe Diem Arts
  • Color Therapy
  • David Camero – TAI/The New Buffoon Co
  • Dereje Weldegeorgis
  • Dinah Myers Schroeder/Abstract_jenny
  • Eli sabe rayar
  • Elizabeth Steel/Melanie Grishman
  • Emily Garcia/Ana Villeda
  • Felisa Federman/Carol Porter
  • Gallery 209
  • Iris Grundler Pottery
  • Kelsey Joyce/Papered Over Designs by Ann Perper
  • Kelsey Nieto
  • KS Brenowitz
  • Kuhoo Rattan
  • Leslie Ann Hansley – Lesan Creates
  • Little Organge Co/Adopted Imaginations
  • Loony Moons Arts/Namablaze
  • Marie Darling
  • Maripi’s Mandala Work
  • MK Arts and Crafts
  • Montgomery Art Association
  • Nori Urbina/Drew Perry
  • Pilar Escobar
  • planet min
  • Rachel James Art
  • Rosemary Yue
  • Sandy Spring Museum
  • Simeon Gonzales
  • Susan Duren
  • Takoma ARTery
  • Washington Water Color Association
  • Wheaton Arts Parade Gallery

Theatre, Dance Groups, Choruses & Authors

  • Bethesda Little Theatre
  • InterAct Story Theatre
  • Olney Theatre Center
  • Potomac Authors
  • Renee Sloan – ZumbArts
  • Six Degree Singers
  • Sky’s The Limit School of Dance
  • Strathmore Artists in Residence

Community Organizations & Government Agencies

  • Department of Environmental Protection
  • Maryland Legal Aid
  • MC Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions
  • Montgomery Parks
  • Montgomery Planning
  • One Montgomery Green/Parkland Pool Assoc

Children’s art activities including street chalk art, balloon art and face painting.


Three Stages of Performances

Continuous performances by MoCo’s top talent from 12-5pm. (Listed by stage in order of appearance.) Thanks to InterAct Story Theatre for a fantastic job coordinating performers and the tech crews to put together this amazing lineup.

Plaza Stage

  • Wheaton Studio of Dance
  • Olney Theatre Center National Players
  • Breath of Elegance Dancers
  • The Trey Sorrells Jazz Ensemble
  • Fil-Am Dance Group
  • Becky Hill
  • Sky’s The Limit Dance Company
  • Winnie Zhao
  • Christylez Bacon
  • Zhong Sheng Dance Group
  • The Nighthawks

Grandview Stage

  • Grupo Rompe Cajón
  • Dance Flamenco DC
  • Talent Group for Children
  • Six Degree Singers
  • Bog Band
  • Urban Artistry, Inc.
  • Culkin School of Traditional Dance
  • Lilo Gonzales
  • Dir and the Howlers

Coffee House Stage

  • Carpe Diem
  • InterAct Story Theatre
  • Spencer J
  • Ra DeShawn
  • David Camero
  • Sasa Aakil

Food Corner & Beer Garden

Food from local area restaurants:

  • Los Chorros Restaurant
  • Frank’s Burger Place
  • Filippo’s Italian Deli
  • Los Cobanos Restaurant
  • Nothing bundt Cakes
  • Dol-Che Argentinian Alfajores

Beer Garden featuring:

  • True Respite Brewery
  • AstroLab Brewery

Nighthawks to Perform at the Wheaton Arts Parade & Festival

More information at  www.wheatonartsparade.org