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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 26, 2017
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
As April’s showers begin to subside, we’re in for some clear skies this weekend! Enjoy craft shows, fly a kite or touch a truck! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Smithsonian Craft Show National Building Museum 401 F St. NW, DC Time: Friday-Saturday, 10:30am-5:30pm; Sunday, 11am-5pm Cost: $17 for one-day admission, $30 for two-day admission Peruse the best […]
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: […]
April 12, 2017
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
Easter and Spring are upon us and that means it’s time to celebrate with egg hunts, brunch and the beautiful weather! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Cherry Blast! Dock5 at Union Market 1309 5th St. NE, DC Time: Friday, 7-11pm Cost: $69-125 The last premier event of this year’s National Cherry Blossom Festival is both an artistic […]
March 30, 2017
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
Festivals, lights, and egg hunts galore! Enjoy Spring in the DMV this weekend! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS La Grande Fête: DC Francophonie Festival La Maison Francaise, Embassy of France 4101 Reservoir Rd. NW, DC Time: Friday, 7-11pm Cost: Tickets $40 in advance Music, dancing, food and drink from worldwide embassies of French influence. Giveaways, and networking […]
March 22, 2017
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
Spring has finally sprung in the DMV! Sample beer and wine, kick off cherry blossom season, or have some family fun to celebrate! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Spring Wine Fling Various venues throughout metro DC, VA, MD Time: Friday-Sunday Cost: Flight of 3 for $15, flight of 5 for $25 (at participating venues) Let your palate […]
March 13, 2017
Posted in: DC
Under the cherry-blossoms none are utter strangers. Cherry blossoms in evening. Ah well, today also belongs to the past. -Kobayashi Issa The annual National Cherry Blossom Festival is more than simply a popular springtime DC event: the art of hanami (flower-viewing) is a truly unique experience honoring simplicity, beauty, and the cultural arts that have […]
June 15, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
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 […]
May 26, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
It’s Memorial Day weekend and we’ve got plenty of exciting ways to celebrate the long holiday weekend! Washington, DC Events: French Embassy Gatsby Soiree Embassy of France 4101 Reservoir Rd. NW, DC Time: Friday, 7pm Cost: $30-$45 The French Embassy will open its doors this Friday night for a rare evening of dancing, socializing, networking […]
May 19, 2016
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Between fairs, festivals and feasts you are guaranteed to have fun this weekend! Washington, DC Events: Fiesta Asia Street Fair Pennsylvania Ave Between 3rd St. and 6th St. NW, DC Time: Saturday, 10am-7pm Cost: FREE Now in its 11th year, the Fiesta Asia Street Fair will celebrate the culture and heritage of Asia with plenty […]