Taste of Bethesda Festival Bethesda Maryland
Savor incredible food and music at the annual Taste of Bethesda in Bethesda, Maryland. Discover 60 restaurants serving up all types of cuisine, five stages teeming with top-notch entertainers, and a kid’s area featuring face painting and arts & crafts. Held at Bethesda's Woodmont Triangle, just a few blocks from the Bethesda Metro Station, the festival draws over 40,000 visitors each year. Restaurants that participated in the 2011 Taste of Bethesda included Bangkok One Thai, Bethesda Crab House, Brasserie Monte Carlo, Haandi Indian Cuisine, California Tortilla, and Lebanese Taverna.
Held each fall rain or shine, the Taste of Bethesda is coordinated with Best of Bethesda Day, which includes the Come Back to Bethesda classic car show and Rescue Day. Rescue Day boasts a bevy of fire and rescue activities, tours of the fire station, live emergency medical, rescue, and firefighting equipment demos, and free firefighter hats for the little ones.