Each October, the streets of Bethesda Row, are turned into an outdoor art gallery, featuring juried fine arts and fine crafts. 190 leading artists nationwide come to Bethesda, MD's Arts and Entertainment District to showcase their work. Art Fair Sourcebook has recognized the Festival as one of the top 30 Fine Art Shows in the United States. This two-day event attracts over 45,000 art patrons from the Washington, DC Metro Area, and the surrounding suburbs of Bethesda, Chevy Chase and Upper Northwest.
The 20th annual Bethesda Row Arts Festival will take place Saturday, October 14th and Sunday, October 15th on the streets of Bethesda Row, located in Bethesda, Maryland (Woodmont, Ave., Bethesda Ave., and Elm St.).