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May 17, 2017
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
The sunshine is back and there is a lot in store for this weekend! Enjoy festivals, tea parties, galas, and more! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS DC Dragon Boat Festival Thompsons Boat Center 2900 Virginia Ave. NW, DC Time: Saturday, 8:30am-5pm; Sunday, 9am-2:30pm Cost: FREE The DC Dragon Boat Festival honors a Taiwanese legend from over 2000 […]
April 19, 2017
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
The weekend forecast looks cloudy and rainy, but that doesn’t mean it’s time to stop the fun! Enjoy festivals and more! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS DC Beer Festival Nationals Park 1500 S. Capitol St. SE, DC Time: Saturday, 12-8pm Cost: $45.00 Enjoy an afternoon on the baseball field, accompanied by a few of your favorite things: […]
March 15, 2017
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
Winter did not stay away for long! Enjoy some indoor activities like film festivals, quilt expos, and food tastings to keep warm this weekend! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS St. Patrick’s Day Party The Park at 14th 920 14th St. NW, DC Time: Friday-Saturday, 5pm-3am Cost: FREE (Registration) St. Patrick’s Day has never been this fun! Must […]
March 8, 2017
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
This weekend is calling for luck! Enjoy St. Patrick’s Day festivities, beer tastings and animal adoption events! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Capital Club’s 22nd Annual Shamrock Soiree Flavio 1073 3rd  St.  NW, DC Time: Friday, 9pm-2am Cost: $55 Continue a 22 year old tradition and join Capital Club for their annual Shamrock Soiree. Be sure to […]
January 18, 2017
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
This weekend calls for relaxation! Enjoy a silent auction with martinis, listen to live music, or attend a bonfire! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Inaugural Cocktail Hour Bar DuPont 1500 New Hampshire Avenue NW, DC Time: Friday, 4-7pm Cost: $12 Drink Specials (other prices range) Bar Dupont in Dupont Circle offers up A District Welcome through Feb. […]
November 16, 2016
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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
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
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 […]
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
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
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: […]
August 18, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
With only a few weekends of summer left and temperatures dropping a bit from the typical blazing heat, take full advantage at one of the DMV’s exciting events! Washington, DC Events: The Wizard School Scavenger Hunt The National Gallery of Art 6th and Constitution Ave. NW, DC Time: Saturday, 2pm Cost: $19.50; children ages 10-17, […]