On a Roll for the First Ever Rhode Island Avenue Trolley Trail Day!

On Saturday, June 8, community development groups (the College Park City-University Partnership, Hyattsville CDC, and Maryland Milestones/Anacostia Trails Heritage Area Inc.), local governments, local businesses, M-NCPPC, and nonprofit organizations are hosting a day of activities to highlight and celebrate our much-loved Rhode Island Avenue Trolley Trail that connects Hyattsville, Riverdale Park, and College Park. Join your neighbors for a fun-filled day of activities along the Trolley Trail!Fun run, bike rides, kids activities, art, music, food and drink, and more! Check out and share our event on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/352882498665988/.  Visit collegeparkpartnership.org/trolleytrailday for the full schedule of activities and events

The first ever Trolley Trail Day along the trail route connecting College Park, Riverdale Park and Hyattsville on June 8th, will be an active fun-filled day of walking, biking, eating and shopping – here’s the preliminary schedule of the day’s events, with more to come!

The first ever Trolley Trail Day along the trail route connecting College Park, Riverdale Park and Hyattsville on June 8th, will be an active #free fun-filled day of walking, biking, eating and shopping – here’s the preliminary schedule of the day’s events, with more to come!



WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5th

SPECIAL LECTURE KICK OFF EVENT

5:00 p.m.  Join Maryland Milestones (Anacostia Trails Heritage Area) on June 5 at 7pm for a

7:00 p.m.   Discussion of the history of the streetcar in the DC Metro area and particularly the history of the Washington, Berwyn, and Laurel line. Program is free and is at Maryland Milestones Heritage Center, 4318 Gallatin Street, Hyattsville, MD Learn more: https://www.facebook.com/events/333028850731347/

SATURDAY, JUNE 8 – ACTIVITIES ALL DAY

8:00 a.m.  $10 classes all day at Posh Cycling and Fitness – check out the schedule and REGISTER

HERE http://www.posh.fit/schedule

8:30 a.m. Breakfast Ride led by Proteus Bicycles REGISTER HERE

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/trolley-trail-day-tickets-61435024813

Old Parish House: FREE Beginners YOGA Class followed by Gentle YOGA Class with The Community Yoga, Inc.

9:00 a.m.  Acredale Park: College Park parkrun (Acredale Park)

Hollywood Shopping Center: Hollywood Farmers Market

9:30 a.m.   ArtWorks Now: Community Art Making Event with Art Works Now and University of Maryland graduate students

10:00 a.m.    Acredale Park: Yoga with Prince George’s County Department of Parks and Recreation

10:00 a.m. The first ever Trolley Trail Day along the trail route connecting College Park, Riverdale Park and Hyattsville on June 8th, will be an active #free fun-filled day of walking, biking, eating and shopping – here’s the preliminary schedule of the day’s events, with more to come! Here’s the preliminary schedule of the day’s event with more to come!

http://marylandmilestones.org/trolleytrail

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5th

SPECIAL LECTURE KICK OFF EVENT

5:00 p.m.   Join Maryland Milestones (Anacostia Trails Heritage Area) on June 5 at 7pm for a 7:00 p.m.  discussion of the history of the streetcar in the DC Metro area and particularly the history of the Washington, Berwyn, and Laurel line. Program is free and is at Maryland Milestones Heritage Center, 4318 Gallatin Street, Hyattsville, MD Learn more: https://www.facebook.com/events/333028850731347/

SATURDAY, JUNE 8 – ACTIVITIES ALL DAY

8:00 a.m.  $10 classes all day at Posh Cycling and Fitness – check out the schedule and REGISTER

HERE http://www.posh.fit/schedule

8:30 a.m.  Breakfast Ride led by Proteus Bicycles REGISTER HERE

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/trolley-trail-day-tickets-61435024813

Old Parish House: FREE Beginners YOGA Class followed by Gentle YOGA Class with The Community Yoga, Inc.

9:00 a.m.  Acredale Park: College Park Park Run (Acredale Park)


Hollywood Shopping Center: Hollywood Farmers Market

9:30 a.m.  ArtWorks Now: Community Art Making Event with Art Works Now and University of Maryland graduate students

10:00 a.m.   Acredale Park: Yoga with Prince George’s County Department of Parks and Recreation

10:00 a.m. -2:00 p.m.  OUTDOORS ACTIVITY CENTER AT HYATTSVILLE JUSTICE CENTER green space (Farragut St) with music, art, giveaways, and kids activities (Moon Bounce) including a scavenger hunt!

10:30 a.m.  Acredale Park: Fun Run to Hyattsville starting at Acredale Community Park and led by College Park parkrun

Arrow Bikes: Bike Ride led by Arrow Bicycle REGISTER HERE
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/trolley-trail-day-tickets-61435024813

Smile Herb Shop: Edible Plant & Mushroom ID Walk – GET TICKETS HERE
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/plant-mushroom-id-walk-tickets-58284466408

11:00 a.m.        Berwyn Road: Stroll led by Eric Olson – Starting at Berwyn Road (Meet up with trail walkers as we walk south to Hyattsville)

11:00 a.m.         My Dead Aunt’s Books (Hyattsville) event with refreshments and trolley and train books

12:00 p.m.         College Park Bikes: Road Ride to USDA research farm led by College Park Bicycles REGISTER HERE
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/trolley-trail-day-tickets-61435024813

12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. ACTIVITY CENTERS AT OLD PARISH HOUSE, RIVERDALE PARK STATION, RIVERDALETOWN CENTER(music, arts, kids activities including a scavenger hunt, fitness, refreshments, giveaways, and more – See below for details about what’s happening at each activity center)

12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Second Annual Spring Fest with Pizza Paradiso and ArtWorks Now (pizza, beer, art, games, music) GET TICKETS HERE www.eatyourpizza.com/fest

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Introduction to Acupuncture: Vitality in Summer at Vital Traditions Acupuncture GET TICKETS HEREhttps://www.eventbrite.com/e/introduction-to-acupuncture-vitality-in-summer-tickets-58285661984

4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Eat, Drink, and Stroll throughout the day/evening – enjoy food, drink and specials* at participating businesses 
including Arts District (East) Hyattsville Shoppes and other businesses along the Baltimore Ave./Rte 1 corridor including Tes Market, Frame Savvy, Fishnet, Milkboy Arthouse, Denizens, DC Taco, Town Center Market, Riviera Tapas, Franklin’s, Streetcar 82 and more!  

4:00 p.m.  – 8:00 p.m. #FREE International Festival at Heurich Park
Local musicians at MilkBoy ArtHouse (more details to come)

ACTIVITY CENTERS: 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

(music, arts, kids activities including a scavenger hunt, fitness, refreshments, giveaways, and more)

Old Parish House (Knox Road, College Park)

  • Arts Drop-in with College Park Arts Exchange at Old Parish House
  • Free baked goods provided by Gentle Flours at Old Parish House
  • College Park Bicycle kids bike safety demo at Old Parish House
  • JTCC Junior Tennis Champions Center demo and sign ups at Old Parish House
  • History table and walking tours leaving from Old Parish House
  • Outdoor mini yoga sessions with Numi Yoga at Old Parish House
  • Historytable with Lakeland Community Heritage Project at Old Parish House
  • Samples and coupons with Downtown College Park Merchants Association and Bagel Place of College Park
  • Resource table with UMD Community Engagement at Old Parish House
  • Resource table with Purple Line Transit Partners at Old Parish House
  • Resource table with Posh Cycling and Fitness at Old Parish House
  • Resource table with MOM’s Organic Market – College Park at Old Parish House

Village Green, Riverdale Park Station

  • Lawn games, sprinkler, and refreshments at Riverdale Park Station
  • 12:00 – 12:45 p.m. Outdoor class with OpenBarre Studios at Bear Square, Riverdale Park Station REGISTER HERE: https://www.facebook.com/events/597776354023529/
  • 1:00 – 1:30 p.m. Outdoor boot camp with Gold’s Gym at Riverdale Park Station
  • 2:30 – 3:00 p.m. Outdoor boot camp with Gold’s Gym at Riverdale Park Station

Riverdale Park Town Center

  • Arts on a Roll at Riverdale Park Town Center
  • History table and tours of Calvert Memorial Park with Riversdale Historical Society at Riverdale Park Town Center
  • Free samples with Riviera Tapas at Riverdale Park Town Center
  • Healthy drink samples with Zennoa at Riverdale Park Town Center
  • Resource table with Law Office of Michael Herman & Associates at Riverdale Park Town Center
  • Resource table with Anacostia Trails Heritage Area Inc. at Riverdale Park Town Center
  • Resource table with Department of Parks and Recreation at Riverdale Park Town Center
  • 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Town Center Market hosts RAR Brewing (MD) and Atlas Brew Works (DC)

Hyattsville Justice Center (Farragut Street & Baltimore Avenue )

10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Music, art, giveaways, and kids activities (Moon Bounce) including a scavenger hunt!

Stay tuned for more details about events at JTCC, Milkboy Arthouse, and activity centers!

*Specials at the following participating businesses: POSH Cycling & Fitness StudioFishnetSmile Herb ShopJared Urchek: Vital Traditions AcupunctureVigilante Coffee Co.Potomac PizzaBagels ‘n GrindsStripe 3MilkBoy ArtHouseDenizens Brewing CoDistrict Taco Riverdale ParkRivieras Tapas BarFrame SavvyYes Organic MarketFranklins Restaurant, Brewery and General StoreTanglewood WorksThree Little Birds Sewing Co.Cookie Wear Boutique for Men and WomenStreetcar 82 Brewing Co., and Shortcake Bakery