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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 […]
May 10, 2017
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Celebrate mom this weekend at festivals, house tours, tea and more! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Shortcut to Europe: European Union Embassies Open House Various locations around DC’s Embassy Row Time: Saturday, 10am-4pm Cost: FREE! Take a European vacation without leaving DC! Over 25 embassies in the EU welcome you to experience their unique cuisine, fashion, cultural […]
May 3, 2017
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
May is kicking off with parades, festivals and more! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Funk Parade U St. NW, DC Time: Saturday, Day Fair: 12-7pm; Parade: 3pm-4pm; Music Festival: 7pm – 10pm Cost: FREE In honor of U Street’s Diverse cultural history, people from all over the District come to celebrate the spirit of funk at this […]
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 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 […]
April 6, 2017
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
Celebrate the warm springtime weather with outdoor activities!  Enter into egg hunts, behold the beautiful DC cherry blossoms, and bask in the balmy sun! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade Constitution Ave. 7th and 17th Sts. NW, DC Time: Saturday, 10am-12pm Cost: FREE between 9th and 15th Sts, grandstand seating $20 and up […]
February 8, 2017
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
Love is in the air! Celebrate Valentine’s Day early with a run, chocolate tasting or cooking class!   WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Explore! With the National Portrait Gallery National Portrait Gallery 8th St. and F St. NW, DC Time: Friday, 11:30am-6pm Cost: FREE For the first time, the portrait gallery is dedicated solely to kids! Have […]
November 30, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
The cold may be here, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the weekend! Attend holiday festivals, parades and more! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Smithsonian Holiday Festival 2016 National Mall 1000 Jefferson Dr. SW, DC Time: December 3rd + 4th from 10:00am-5:30pm Cost: FREE The Smithsonian is hosting a two day Holiday Festival this weekend on […]
October 12, 2016
Posted in: Weekend Happenings
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 […]
October 5, 2016
Posted in: Uncategorized
Spend this fall weekend enjoying some of the best festivals around! From beer and wine to oysters and Oktoberfest, this weekend has something for everyone! WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS Union Market Drive In Union Market 1309 5th St. NE, DC Time: Friday 8pm-10pm Cost: $10.00 per car The Union Market will be showing Ghostbusters for their […]