DC July 4th Celebrations

July 1, 2019DC/MD/VA Events

Happy 4th of July from The Carolyn Homes Team! As America celebrates its 243rd year, tens of thousands of revelers are anticipated to visit the nation’s capital and participate in parades, parties, and other festivities. Here are a few of the special events happening around the district on the 4th: Parades *Barracks Row 4th of … Read More

5 Fun DC Events This Weekend: June 28-30

June 28, 2019DC/MD/VA Events

*The One Journey Festival, held this Saturday at the National Cathedral, highlights the stories and accomplishments of refugees. The event will feature music, dance, food, and activities for all ages, plus an international marketplace and a mini soccer clinic. Admission is free. *The Renwick Gallery debuts two sculpture exhibits this Friday. “Ginny Ruffner: Reforestation of … Read More

5 Special DC Memorial Day Events!

May 22, 2019DC/MD/VA Events

You can find a variety of events and celebrations to commemorate Memorial Day around the DC area. Here are five: Memorial Day Parade The 15th annual National Memorial Day Parade, honoring all members of the military, kicks off at 2 PM on 5/27 and goes along Constitution Avenue NW from 7th to 17th Street. It … Read More

Bethesda Weekend Events: May 11-May 12

May 10, 2019DC/MD/VA Events

*Bethesda Fine Arts Festival Don’t miss the 16th annual Bethesda Fine Arts Festival, featuring over 100 artists specializing in a range of mediums, including painting, drawing, photography, and ceramics. There will also be live entertainment, family activities, and food from local restaurants. Admission is free. Saturday, May 11; 10 AM – 6 PM Sunday, May … Read More

5 Fun DC Cinco de Mayo Events!

May 3, 2019DC/MD/VA Events

*Barmini & Amparo Fondita Collaborative Feast Barmini bartender Al Thompson & chef Christian Irabien will serve modern small plates and crafted cocktails at District Space in Brookland. All-inclusive tickets for two seatings on Sunday (6:30 PM & 8 PM) are $99.99 per person. *Patio Parties at Taco Bamba & Poca Madre On Saturday, celebrate Cindo … Read More

88th Georgetown House Tour, This Saturday!

April 23, 2019DC/MD/VA Events

The Georgetown House Tour returns for its 88th year on Saturday, April 27, featuring eight stunning residences around the city. Since 1930, St. John’s Episcopal Church has hosted the Georgetown House Tour, which raises funds for ministry and outreach. The theme of this year’s tour is outdoor spaces. Houses are within an easy walking distance … Read More

DC Easter Brunch Specials

April 17, 2019DC/MD/VA Events

The Top of the Hay at the Hay-Adams Hotel Address: 800 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20006 Hours: 11 AM – 3 PM Highlights: Enjoy a glass of champagne upon arrival and a classic buffet featuring seasonal and local dishes, plus a decadent dessert spread. Pianist Tom Vogt will perform requests during brunch. $60 per … Read More

Spring Festivals & Events in DC

March 25, 2019DC/MD/VA Events

National Cherry Blossom Festival March 20-April 14 This annual festival in downtown Washington includes many events, such as the Blossom Kite Festival (March 30) & the Cherry Blossom Festival Parade (April 13). Anacostia River Festival April 14, 1 pm – 5 pm In its fifth year, this festival celebrates recreation along the Anacostia River with … Read More

5 Fun DC Events This Weekend!

February 22, 2019DC/MD/VA Events

*DC Fashion Week kicks off with a Friday night awards show and pop-up shop at The Washington Court Hotel, featuring top DC-based fashion houses including Elizabeth St John, Earle Bannister, and Heydari. The DC Metropolitan Emerging Designers & Indie Artists showcase will take place Saturday at the Liaison Hotel, and you can cap off the … Read More

4 Fun DC Events This Weekend!

February 8, 2019DC/MD/VA Events

Watch the touring live magazine performance “Pop Up Magazine” at the Warner Theatre. Contributors, including documentarian Sophia Nahli Allison, photojournalist Kirsten Luce, and writer Francesca Mari, will tell stories onstage accompanied by photography, film, radio, and music. Saturday, Feb. 9, 7:30 PM – tickets on sale through warnertheatredc.com Visit the annual Chocolate Festival at the … Read More