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    Name: Olney Days
    Date: April 27, 2018 - April 29, 2018
    Event Description:

    Olney Days 2018 Schedule

    Friday, April 27, 2018

    7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    ​Olney Days Movie Night
    OBGC Freeman Fields (4501 Olney Laytonsville Road)
    Enjoy Star Wars The Last Jedi on the big screen in the great outdoors.  Bring a blanket or chair to sit on.  Food trucks will be there and the concession stand will be open.  Park opens at 7:00 pm and movie starts at 8:00 pm
    Sponsored and organized by OBGC.  No pets, no smoking, and no alcohol at the park.  Click here for full set of rules.

     

    Saturday, April 28, 2018

    7:00 am-10:00 am     
    Joe’s Ride and Stride Remembering Olney’s Kids
    To benefit the Joseph Patrick Sanford Foundation
    Click here to register  Starts and Ends in the Oakdale Church Parking Lot and includes 45K & 30K Bike Ride (7 AM), 10K Bike Ride (8 AM), 5K Walk (8 AM) & Kids Bike Rodeo (9 AM).  
    ​For more information, visit Fletchers4U.com or JoeSanford.com

    12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    Olney Days Free Paper Shred & Electronics Recycling Event
    Sponsored by Giant Food
    ​In the Sandy Spring Bank Parking Lot (behind the building)  Limit: 3 boxes or 3 large bags or equivalent.
    Please – no newspapers​.  Solid State Recyclers will be on site to recycle e-waste.  Acceptable items include computers (desktop & towers), servers, hard drives, circuit boards, UPS battery backups, flat screen monitors, printers, DVD players, VCRs, modems, electric motors, rechargeable batteries (lithium ion or NiCad), cell phones, video games, cords.  Please no TVs.  Event is free but donations are always appreciated to offset the weekend's expenses.

    3:30 pm - dark
    NEW THIS YEAR: Party in the Park 
    Olney Manor Park (16601 Georgia Ave).  Click here for map and parking.  
    Party in the Park combines two of our most popular events:  Fun Fair and Fireworks with the Rock the Lot Block Party.  All your favorite activities will be in one place at one time.  
     

     

    Sunday, April 29, 2018

    7:30 am - 10:00 am
    Alex's Run
    Olney Boys & Girls Club at Freeman Fields (4501 Olney-Laytonsville Rd)
    A 5K Run/Walk and Alex's "SportsTrak" - a fun event course for young children
    Benefits the Alex Popeck Never Back Down Foundation which provides scholarships to Montgomery County students who embody Alex's "Never Back Down" spirit.
    Click here to register

    10:00 am- 1:00 pm
    24th Annual Olney Days Car and Truck Show 
    Sponsored by Fletcher’s Service Center  
    ​Fletcher’s Service Center (18001 Georgia Ave)
    For more info, call (301) 924-4500 or Visit http://www.fletchers4u.com

    1:30 pm
    Pre-Parade Concert
    Performed by the Olney Concert Band
    Spartan Rd just east of Georgia Ave, near the Reviewing Stand

    2:00 pm
    36th Olney Days Parade
    Starts at Prince Phillip Dr, travels north on Georgia Ave, ends on Spartan Rd.  Click here for road closures
    Download Parade Application

    3:30 - 5:30 pm
    NEW THIS YEAR: Community Clean Up
    Groups will clean up different areas in Olney.  SSL hours are available.  Click here for information.  Please sign up your group by Friday, April 20th.   Click here for signing up.  Rain date will be Sunday, May 6, 2018.
     

     
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