Celebrate Takoma!

Celebrate Takoma Festival Logo

Sunday, May 17, 2015

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Celebrate Takoma features the culinary tastes, festive performances, visual and performing arts, crafts and games that originated from nations around the world. Takoma-Piney Branch Neighborhood Park will be transformed into a world of fun and learning; the venue for this family festival that features a large stage of free live entertainment, food and craft vending, exhibit areas and game area (nominal fees charged for food and merchandise vendors). Incorporated into the festival again this year will be the Takoma Foundation's Azalea Awards - Don't miss the Fun!

Take a sneak peak at all the fun we had last year – click on the 2014 day of program.

Celebrate Takoma Passport Illustration w/ link to program

PDF icon Celebrate Takoma Program (PDF)


Takoma-Piney Branch Neighborhood Park (behind Piney Branch Elementary School) (MAP external link icon)

  • Event will be held Rain or Shine
  • Due to limited parking – walking is encouraged!
  • Bring your lawn chair or blanket and enjoy this family fun day


The committee is currently seeking food and authentic merchandise vendors to participate in the  2015 Celebrate Takoma Festival. Emphasis is placed on local Takoma Park businesses and vendors and also creating a zero-waste event (no Styrofoam). Space is limited - don't wait to submit your packet.

Click on one of the below packets:

Food Vendor

Merchandise Vendor

Community Vendor

For more information please contact us at:
Email: celebratetakoma@takomaparkmd.gov
Phone: 301-891-7290


The committee is currently seeking entertainers to perform at the 2015 Celebrate Takoma festival.  Emphasis is placed on local culturally diverse artists.

Email: celebratetakoma@takomaparkmd.gov
Phone: 301-891-7290


Would you like to share a game that has been passed down over the years through your family? We are looking for Takoma Park residents to share a game with their neighbors. All age ranges welcome, active and board games as well. 

For more information please contact us at:

Email: celebratetakoma@takomaparkmd.gov
Phone: 301-891-7290



There's lots to do the day of! Whether it be set-up, information booth, games area, clean-up. We can't do it without your support! Consider volunteering for a shift or the whole day. For more information please contact us at:

Email: celebratetakoma@takomaparkmd.gov
Phone: 301-891-7290


So that all residents (including those allergic to and/or fearful of animals) may enjoy the Celebrate Takoma Festival we ask that you leave all pets at home (with the exception of service animals).

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