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GIANT NATIONAL BARBECUE BATTLE

Celebrate Pride, Barbecue at District Festivals

Capital Pride Festival 2018 marks the 43rd anniversary of Washington, D.C.’s Capital Pride Festival. The festival is sponsored by Capital Pride Alliance, a nonprofit organization based in the D.C. area that serves the LGBTQ community through educational events, community celebrations and festivals. For four days each summer, Capital Pride Alliance[Read More…]

Summertime in DC

Summertime in DC

Museums and Exhibits Across the District Concerts and Festivals: Editor’s Picks A Breath of Fresh Air: Nature Near D.C. FILM Upcoming Movie Releases Best Summer Movies Movies Turning 10! FOOD Tastes of the World: International Cuisines in D.C. Hottest D.C. Summer Eats MUSIC Recent Album Releases Upcoming Releases guide’s Summer[Read More…]

by May 19, 2017 0 comments Summer Highlights, The Guide
DCJAZZFEST

Concerts and Festivals: Editor’s Picks

May 23-24, 2016 – Mac DeMarco at the 9:30 Club Over the past 10 years, Canadian singer-songwriter Mac DeMarco has cultivated one of the most distinctive sounds of the indie genre, combining soft, echoing guitar arrangements with lazy, lo-fi vocals in what some have described as “slacker rock.” Earlier this[Read More…]

by May 19, 2017 0 comments Summer Highlights, The Guide
D.C. Jazz Festival

A Season of Festivals

Dragon Boat Festival May 21 to 22, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thompson Boat Center 2900 Virginia Ave. NW The Dragon Boat Festival is an annual, two-day event now in its 15th year. Held along the Potomac River, this festival includes not only dragon boat racing but also cultural exhibitions[Read More…]

by May 20, 2016 0 comments The Guide
Summer Guide 2016

Summer Guide 2016

  Fourth of July in the Capital There is no better place in America to celebrate the Fourth of July than the nation’s capital. If you’re here for the summer or just a long weekend, don your best patriotic attire, load up on water and check out our tips to[Read More…]

ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYA

Summer Guide 2015

The school year is busy and students rarely have an opportunity to genuinely explore the District and take part in everything that it has to offer. For those staying in D.C. over the summer, it is a great chance to get more from Washington, and The Hoya has outlined a[Read More…]

Festivals & Concerts

Check out some of the most exciting festivals and concerts coming to the city of Washington this summer. Sweetlife Festival When: May 30-31, 2015 Where: Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, Md. Price: $97.50 and up Info: sweetlifefestival.com The Sweetlife Festival began in 2010 in the parking lot of the Dupont Circle Sweetgreen with only 500[Read More…]

COURTESY CULTURAL DC

Festivals

Whatever your interests, D.C. has a festival that is sure to make your summer all the more entertaining. Smithsonian Folklife Festival WHEN: June 25-29 and July 2-6, 11 a.m. WHERE: 1101 Pennsylvania Ave. NW Price: Free INFO: festival.si.edu The Smithsonian Folklife Festival has been voted the top tourist event in[Read More…]

by May 16, 2014 0 comments Summer Highlights, The Guide