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Blue Heron Pub Opens at Riderwood

November 6, 2019

Silver Spring, MD – Residents and staff celebrated the grand opening of the Blue Heron Pub, a new restaurant at Riderwood, an Erickson Living developed and managed community in Silver Spring, MD.

"What an exciting day for everyone who lives here at Riderwood," said Gary Hibbs, Executive Director, Riderwood.  "Riderwood residents were not only involved in helping to choose the name of The Blue Heron Pub, one of seven restaurants here at Riderwood, but they also helped select the furniture and plan the menu.  The staff and residents have worked very hard together to open this restaurant and it was wonderful to all celebrate together."

 The Blue Heron Pub offers a variety of meal options including smoked marinated Cornish hen with Jack Daniels BBQ glaze, Lamb Shepherd's Pie, a bacon, lettuce, tomato and avocado spread on wheat berry bread and much more. 

Photo caption:   Residents and Staff at the Grand Opening of the Blue Heron Pub at Riderwood (Photo Courtney Coombs and Avedis Aghguiguian)

 About Riderwood: Riderwood, one of 20 continuing care retirement communities developed and managed by Erickson Living®, is situated on a scenic 120-acre campus in Silver Spring, Maryland.   The not-for-profit community of more than 2500 residents is governed by its own board of directors, affiliated with National Senior Campuses, who provide independent financial and operational oversight of the community. Riderwood is located in Montgomery County.  Additional information about Riderwood can be found at