From shopping and dining to concerts and street festivals, there’s always a great reason to come Explore Kensington


Whether you call Kensington home or are just visiting for the day, there is something for everyone right within walking distance.  Kensington is a vibrant, social community alive with art galleries, music, restaurants, shops, and a wonderful year-round farmers’ market.  In addition, Kensington plays hosts to many annual and seasonal events that draw visitors from around Montgomery County and greater Maryland — and beyond.  Popular among these are the Labor Day Parade and Festival, the Fourth of July Bike Parade, the Day of the Book Festival, the Kensington Car Show, the Kensington 8K Race, and Kensington’s Food Truck Nights.  To find out more about Kensington’s upcoming events, please visit our Featured Events page.  

For more information about the wonderful shops, restaurants, and happenings that make Kensington such a wonderful place to live and visit, we also invite you to Explore Kensington.

The Explore Kensington website is owned by the Town of Kensington and designed to help you discover more about the wonderful business, events, and happenings within the Town.