Category Archives: Art

Basque in Culture & California Sounds at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival, one of DC’s most anticipated annual events begins this Wednesday! Taking place on the National Mall between 3rd and 4th Streets from June 29 – July 1 then July 4-7, this year’s celebration will showcase the … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: June 27 – July 1

Monday – Experience WONDER at the Renwick Gallery while it’s still on view — the much celebrated exhibit closes in a couple of weeks on July 10. Even if you’ve already seen it, a repeat look is just as enchanting. … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: June 24-26

Summer break just got more official. Not only are all of the kids in the area finally finishing up the school year, it’s also the first weekend of the season calendar-wise. And on a personal note, it’s really kicking in … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: June 17-19

No more pencils, no more books! Between the end of the school year for most area kids, Father’s Day, and the almost official start of the summer, there’s a lot to celebrate this weekend. Luckily, there are a lot of … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: June 13-17

Monday – Spend the beautiful day outdoors at Burke Lake Park. Hike the trails, go for a spin on the carousel ($2), take a ride on the miniature steam engine ($3), romp on one of the playgrounds, and enjoy more … Continue reading

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