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August 31, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
Enjoy the last days of summer by celebrating Labor Day Weekend right here in the DMV! Washington, DC Events: DC Blues Festival Carter Barron Ampitheatre 16th St. & Colorado Ave. NW, DC Time: Saturday, 12-7:30pm Cost: FREE The 28th annual festival features live blues by both local and national acts for a day of soulful […]
August 24, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
This weekend is packed with festivals, fairs and free events for all! Washington, DC Events: DC State Fair NoMa Junction at Storey Park 1005 First St. NE, DC Time: Sunday, 11am-8pm Cost: FREE Now in its seventh year, the DC State Fair showcases the region’s agricultural and artistic talent.  There will be food, music, entertainment […]
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, […]
August 10, 2016
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Set time aside this weekend for some family fun before schools start up in the next few weeks! Washington, DC Events: ICEBERGS National Building Museum 401 F. St. NW, DC Time: Monday-Saturday, 10am-5pm; Sunday 11am-5pm thru September 5th Cost: $16 Explore a glacial sea designed by landscape architects! The ICEBERGS installation is built from re-useable […]
July 21, 2016
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Don’t sweat the heat—we’ve got the best of the DMV’s outdoor and indoor events! Washington, DC Events: MommyCon 2016 Walter E. Washington Convention Center 801 Mt. Vernon Pl. NW, DC Time: Saturday, 9:30am Cost: $45 If you are an expectant parent, this is the place to be this weekend!  MommyCon is dedicated to bringing modern […]
July 13, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
Head to some fantastic local events to keep the summer fun rolling this weekend! Washington, DC Events: Living Earth Festival 2016 National Museum of the American Indian 4th St. & Independence Ave. SW, DC Time: Saturday 10am-5pm, Sunday 10am-5pm Cost: FREE Now in its seventh year, the Living Earth Festival informs the public about environmental […]
July 6, 2016
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Make the most of the summer heat this weekend at socials, soirees and seafood festivals! Washington, DC Events: All American Beer Festival The Bullpen at Half Street Fairgrounds 1201 Half St. SE, DC Time: Saturday, 1-4pm, 7-10pm Cost: $35; this is a 21+ event Need another reason to celebrate America?  Stop by the All American […]
June 29, 2016
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Enjoy family friendly activities and fabulous fireworks this Fourth of July weekend all over the DMV! Washington, DC Events: National Archives July 4th Celebration National Archives Museum 700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, DC Time: Monday, 10am-5:30pm Cost: FREE Join the National Archives Museum in celebration of one of the most important documents in American history!  This […]
June 15, 2016
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Celebrate Father’s Day and the last few days of Spring at a number of exciting local events! Washington, DC Events: 2016 DMV Cornhole Fest Half Street Fairgrounds 1201 Half St. SE, DC Time: Saturday, 10am-12pm Cost: $10 to attend, $40 to register for tournament Come see the best of the best show off their cornhole […]
June 8, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
Between feasts, festivals and fireworks; there is a little bit of everything going on this weekend! Washington, DC Events: World Oceans Day at the National Zoo Smithsonian National Zoo 3001 Connecticut Ave. NW, DC Time: Saturday, 10am-2pm Cost: FREE Join the Smithsonian National Zoo and the Conservation Biology Institute as you learn about how you […]