If you like boutiques, bargains and Bethesda, this weekend offers a treat. The Bethesda Row Summer Sidewalk Sale event is for a chance for you to sample food and shop discounted clothes and merchandise.
The sale runs throughout the weekend of July 18-20. More than 30 businesses in the area will be offering food samples, discounted wares or free services, and you'll also find live entertainment.
A full list of participating businesses and brands is available from Bethesda Row's site here, but some highlights include the Wear It Well clothing boutique, Capital Teas (who are offering 25 percent off), Jaleo Bethesda and Make Meaning activity center (who are offering free glitter tattoos).
Bethesda Row incorporates the area bordered by Elm Street to the north, Bethesda Avenue to the south, Woodmont Avenue to the east and Arlington Road to the west. Parking details can be found on Bethesda Row's site here.