August 24, 2022

Free ‘Back to School Fair’ Will Be at Westfield Wheaton on Saturday, Aug. 27

Montgomery County Public Schools students and their families are invited to kick off the new school year at the annual “Back-to-School Fair” from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 27, at Westfield Wheaton. The event provides an opportunity to learn about the school system and County programs and services, while enjoying family-friendly activities, entertainment, a free COVID-19 vaccination clinic and more.

Westfield Wheaton is located at 11160 Veirs Mill Rd. in Wheaton.

MCPS will offer free shuttles to the event from the following MCPS high schools:
  • Gaithersburg
  • Montgomery Blair
  • Paint Branch
  • Richard Montgomery
The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services will host the free COVID-19 vaccination and immunization clinic at the fair. To sign up for appointments for immunizations, go to