1) BETHESDA: Sunday is the scheduled opening date for the Tara Thai coming to Westfield Montgomery Mall. Robert Dyer reports this is a relocation from the Bethesda Row location. Status: Opening this weekend. 7101 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda, Md.; website.
2) VIENNA: Today's the grand opening day for the Vienna location of MOD Pizza. This is a fast-casual pizza enterprise expanding in the area. There will be free pizzas for the first 52 people in line, plus other giveaways. Status: Opening today at noon. 168 Maple Ave., Vienna, Va.; website.