Honor your Veterans this weekend with parades, memorial services and more!
WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS
Dock5, Union Market
1309 5th St. NE, DC
Time: Friday, 6-8pm; Saturday and Sunday, 10am-4pm
Cost: starting at $15
Taste, sip, and shop your way through over 95 incredible local treats and artisan-crafted gifts, from ice cream and gin to dumplings and watercolors. The Emporiyum has something for every taste – and kids 12 and under are free! Visit the website for detailed entry times and their pricing.
Nationals Park, DC
1500 S Capitol St. SE, DC
Time: Saturday and Sunday, 10am-5pm
Cost: $6 in advance; $8 at the door
In an effort to promote underground art and connect the city with independent artists, this alternative festival aids in the discovery of unconventional, hard-to-find handmade and local gifts. Shop small under the concourse at Nationals Park this weekend, sampling art and the various food and beer vendors that will be onsite.
165 Waterfront St, National Harbor
Time: Sunday, 2-8pm
Get in the holiday spirit this weekend with music, movies, activities, fireworks, and of course, lighting one of DC’s best-loved trees. Then, from 7PM to close, select restaurants at the Harbor offer special discounts or free items when you mention Harbor Holiday Eats while dining.
Maryland State Fairgrounds
2200 York Rd., Timonium
Time: Friday, 6-11pm; Saturday, 12-11pm; Sunday, 12-6pm
Cost: $15 General Admission; $10 Seniors
Find out if you have the Luck of the Irish at this fun festival! Watch traditional Irish step dancing, sample authentic food and drinks, and more.
Veterans’ Day Parade
22735 Washington St., Leonardtown
Time: Saturday, 10am
Honor your veterans and active duty military at one of the largest parades in Maryland! A wreath-laying memorial ceremony will follow.
Sotto Sopra Restaurant
45 N Charles St., Baltimore
Time: Sunday, 6-9pm
Enjoy a traditional five course Italian meal and listen to the sounds of Broadway!
Mount Vernon Recreation Center
2701 Commonwealth Ave., Alexandria
Time: Saturday, 1-2pm
For the 16th year in a row, the City of Alexandria Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs Department as well as “Friends of Rocky Versace” are hosting their Veterans Day Ceremony. Sixty-seven Alexandrians who died in battle, all MIA soldiers and all veterans who served during the Vietnam War will be honored during this one-hour event. Come show your support to our fallen and brave.
Brambleton Town Center
42395 Ryan Rd. #100, Brambleton
Time: Saturday, 8:30-11am
Help the Brambleton community promote healthy living and support local schools. This is a family-oriented race benefitting Creighton’s Corner, Legacy, Moorefield Stations, Stone Hill and Briar Woods. The more people who run, the more money that is raised to benefit these schools.
Gadsby’s Tavern Museum
134 N. Royal St., Alexandria
Time: Saturday, 8-10pm
Cost: $45.00 per person; Reservations are required.
Enjoy live music, English country dancing, cash bar, and a dessert collation in honor of our Revolutionary War veterans. Dance the night away in 1780s (military or civilian) or cocktail attire. Not familiar with the style of dance during that period? You are encouraged to complete at least one full class in order to become more familiar to the figures and language for the ball.
CONCERTS, THEATRE, & SPORTING EVENTS AT A GLANCE
Contact your concierge for pricing and availability.
- The Book of Mormon, Kennedy Center, Saturday
- Navy vs. SMU, Navy Marine Corp Stadium, Saturday
- The Lone Bellow, 9:30 Club, Friday
- Campfire Caravan, 9:30 Club, Sunday
- The Magpie Salute, Ram’s Head Live, Friday
- Red Barat, Wolf Trap, Friday
- The Emporiyum DC, Union Market, Friday – Sunday
- Redskins VS Vikings, Sunday
- Wizards VS Hawks, Saturday