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Celebrate Peru at the 2015 Smithsonian Folklife Festival

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival, one of DC’s most anticipated annual events begins this week. And even though it’s scaled down a bit from previous years, it’s sure to deliver on the rich cultural experience we’ve come to expect and enjoy. … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: June 19-21

Crank up the Alice Cooper, because schooool’s out for summer! And just in time for the season’s official start. Add Father’s Day into the mix, and you’ve got some great reasons to celebrate. This round-up of area events and activities … Continue reading

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Jazzing it up at The Phillips Collection

Music and art are a great combo, and we recently got to enjoy the mix during Jazz ‘n Families Fun Days at the The Phillips Collection. Not only is the annual event is a great prelude to the DC Jazz … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: June 15-19

Monday – Exercise your right to free speech! To commemorate the 800th anniversary of the Magna Carta, the Newseum is giving folks the opportunity to literally get on their soapbox and say what’s on their minds. This will take place … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: June 12-14

From chill to thrills, this weekend has it all. Keep it mellow with some evening fishing, disc golfing, museum hopping, yoga, and easy seasonal pursuits. Go big at the Capital Pride extravaganza, Jazz Fest, Star Wars themed baseball, a faerie … Continue reading

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