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November 16, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
It’s almost Thanksgiving and that means it’s time for Turkey Trots, craft fairs and holiday lights! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Sip and Sew Smithsonian National Museum of African Art 950 Independence Ave. SW, DC Time: Saturday, 1pm-4pm Cost: FREE Learn the basic sewing techniques inspired by Africa’s fascinating textile arts.  Local artists and sewing instructors will […]
November 9, 2016
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This weekend calls for some good old fashioned fun! Treat yourself to fancy foods, holiday shopping or fun winemaking! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Veterans Day Wreath Laying Ceremonies Various Locations Washington, DC Time: Friday, 9am- 3pm Cost: FREE Pay your respects to those who have fought for our country. Various wreath laying ceremonies will take place […]
November 2, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
This first weekend of November has a lot in store: continue celebrating Halloween or enjoy the crisp fall weather and cider and chili to keep your bellies full! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS DC Beer Festival Nationals Park 1500 South Capitol St. SE, DC Time: Saturday, 12pm-3pm & 5pm-8pm Cost: $10.00 per car The DC Beer Festival […]
October 26, 2016
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Costume contests, pumpkin painting, trick-or-treating- oh my! Halloween is here and there are plenty of ways to celebrate this weekend.   WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS DC’s 18th Annual Nightmare on M St. Bar Crawl DuPont Circle 1716 I (EYE) St. NW Time: Saturday, 12pm-7:30pm Cost:  $15-$115 DuPont Circle is coming alive and transforming from trendy to […]
October 19, 2016
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The fall spirit is in the air! Enjoy themed events like pumpkin bowling, witch and wizard train rides, and dog costume contests! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Boo at the Zoo Smithsonian National Zoologial Park 3001 Connecticut Ave. NW, DC Time: Friday-Sunday 5:30pm-8:30pm Cost: $30 One of the Zoo’s most popular events is back!  Bring the whole […]
October 12, 2016
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From fossils to food trucks to Fleet Week, there are quite a few events in the DMV this weekend. Spend your time sampling tasty cuisine, appreciating fine artwork, or getting into the Halloween spirit! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Curbside Kickoff 2016 NOMA Storey Park 1005 First St. SE, DC Time: Saturday, 11am-4pm Cost: $40-$50, Kids 12 […]
September 28, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
Rain is in the forecast this weekend, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be fun! Enjoy festivals, food tastings and more! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Rhode Island Ave. Mainstreet Festival 2016 Rhode Island Ave. NE Between 20-24th St. NE, DC Time: Saturday, 10am-4pm Cost: FREE Now in its 4th year, the Rhode Island Avenue Fall Fest […]
September 21, 2016
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From brews to books to “Boo!”… The DMV has something to help you celebrate the last weekend of the summer season and gear up for fall! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS National Museum of African American History & Culture Grand Opening National Mall 14th St. and Constitution Ave, NW DC Time: Saturday, Events Start at 9am Cost: […]
September 14, 2016
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This weekend has a ton in store, from fancy Gatsby parties and seafood fests, to drinking wine, and more! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Dardanella: The Great Gatsby Party on the Lawn Washington National Cathedral 3101 Wisconsin Ave. NW, DC Time: Saturday 11am-6pm Cost: $55 Come dressed to impress in your best 1920s attire and enjoy a […]
September 7, 2016
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Enjoy this sunny and beautiful September weekend attending festivals, wineries, 5Ks and more! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS DC Wine Fest Eastern Market 225 7th St., Washington DC Time: Saturday, 12-10pm Cost: varies  The Fall DC Wine Fest is back and better than ever! Sample the season’s best wines from around the globe, and get to meet […]