Rockwood Manor Park

11001 Macarthur Blvd Potomac, MD
Max Capacity: 150 people
The iconic Rockwood Manor was built in the 1920s and served as the country estate of Carolyn Gangwer Caughey (pronounced “coy”). Nestled in 30 acres of forest and just steps away from the C&O Canal National Historical Park, the manor exudes rustic elegance and old-world charm. Today, it offers guests a dynamic, secluded, and naturally stunning venue in which to meet, socialize, and celebrate. Rockwood Manor is owned by the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC). It is one of three Montgomery Parks Event Centers. This beautiful estate is easily accessible from downtown Washington, Bethesda, and Northern Virginia, and also offers optional overnight accommodations! Rockwood provides on-site parking, wireless internet access, tables and chairs, and a warming kitchen for your licensed, insured caterer of choice. See current photos on our Facebook page.
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Amenities
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 150
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 4
  • Special Features: Warming kitchen and serving kitchen; Wi-fi; tables and chairs; A/V equipment
  • Year Renovated: 2017
Serving the Potomac, MD Area
Capacity: 100  
$30-$40 /person
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Serving the Potomac, MD Area
Capacity: 620  
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Serving the Potomac, MD Area
Capacity: 200
 
$80-$85 /person
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Serving the Potomac, MD Area
Capacity: 375  
$18-$30 /person
Blackfinn Ameripub is the perfect place for any special occasion. For groups up to 375 people, we have several spaces for small or large events - with no burdensome deposits or room rental fees! With our broad, customizable menus and our warm and friendly staff makes Blackfinn your choice for the perfect event space for any celebration! It is our goal to create the perfect event exactly how you want it. Don't see an item on our menu? Have dietary restrictions or special needs? At Blackfinn, our Chefs can provide a customization to meet your needs. We provide audio/visual including free Wi-Fi networks, projector screens, DJ services, and the ability to hook your laptop directly into our TVs for that presentation or trip down memory lane! We have over 50 beers, a progressive wine list, and endless list of cocktails including local favorites and craft beers! And if you can't make it in to Blackfinn, let us bring the FINN to you! We cater and deliver for groups of all sizes, from a small office lunch to a backyard barbecue!
Serving the Potomac, MD Area
Capacity: 600  
$110-$150 /person
$750 /event
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Serving the Potomac, MD Area
Capacity: 140
 
$60-$120 /person
$35-$95 /event
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Serving the Potomac, MD Area
Capacity: 350
 
$300-$3,500 /event
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Serving the Potomac, MD Area
Capacity: 100
 
$3-$35 /person
$8-$1,500 /event
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Serving the Potomac, MD Area
Capacity: 400  
$130-$190 /person
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