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  • Turkey trots and Thanksgiving parades in Washington DC 2017

    Turkey trots and Thanksgiving parades in Washington DC 2017

    Washington, DC may be the seat of government in America, but for Thanksgiving, our nation’s capital will become a destination for relatives looking to spend the holiday with their loved ones. The usual staples of Thanksgiving will be on display in DC, from eating family fun to eating yourself to a...
  • Yolanda Adams performed the National Anthem at the Grammy on the Hill Awards

    Gospel artists attend Grammys on the Hill Awards; take stand for artist rights

    The Grammys on the Hill Awards presentation took place on Wednesday, April 13 at the Hamilton Live in Washington, D.C., The event, known as "Washington's most interesting mix of music and politics," featured live performances and a host of Grammy winners in attendance. The sold-out celebration...
  • Blooming cherry trees in nation's capital serve as natural monument

    Blooming cherry trees in nation's capital serve as natural monument

    The cherry blossom trees that surround the Tidal Basin and dot the National Mall were in peak bloom on Friday, and thousands of visitors strolled on the paths around the Jefferson Memorial and Washington Monument. The flowering pale pink and white blossoms mark the friendship between Japan and the...
  • Barnette R. Holston, Jr.

    The annual Pink Tie Party kicks off spring fashion in the Nation's Capital

    Once again it is one of the best times to be in Washington. The start of spring means that the annual cherry blossoms will soon be in full bloom. It’s just one of the many reminders of how great it is to be in the Nation’s Capital. To celebrate these magnificent beauties, a veritable floral fashion...
  • Underground hip-hop raw talent takes DC by storm with amnesia

    Underground hip-hop raw talent takes DC by storm with amnesia

    It is no secret that Washington DC, our nation's capital, has some of the best raw talent hip-hop artists in the USA. Hip hop fans will have the opportunity to check out the best of the best local hip hop artists on Saturday, October 17th at DaLuft Lounge (1242 H St. NE, Washington, DC 20002) where...
  • Contemporary Jazz trio Sax Pack takes the stage in style

    Contemporary Jazz trio Sax Pack takes the stage in style

    Attention bebop and cool jazz fans, there’s a notable jazz music festival coming your way in the Washington DC Metropolitan area! The 2015 Lake Arbor Jazz Festival VIP Summer Affair is a great jazz festival to attend as it offers an opportunity to make new friends and listen to some of the coolest...
  • 3 things to experience at the 2015 Broccoli City Festival!

    Best three events to experience at the 2015 Broccoli City Festival

    With weather getting warmer, it's safe to say that it's officially festival season. While there are a broad range of festivals with common goals and themes, many are rising to the meet the need to spread awareness or support one or multiple important causes in distinctive ways. This not only allows...
  • D.C.'s Broccoli City Festival announces line-up: Erykah Badu, Joey Bada$$, more

    D.C.'s Broccoli City Festival announces line-up: Erykah Badu, Joey Bada$$, more

    On Saturday, April 25, Washington, D.C. will host the East Coast installment of Broccoli City Festival, an annual music event aimed at raising money for the Broccoli City organization, which promotes healthy living and sustainable lifestyles in urban communities. This year's festival, which serves...
  • Travel & Adventure Show returns to D.C. for its 11th year

    Travel & Adventure Show returns to D.C. for its 11th year

    The Travel & Adventure Show is returning to D.C. for its 11th year, Saturday and Sunday, March 7 and 8. The show provides attendees the opportunity to learn about many of the world's top destinations. Held at the Washington Convention Center, attendees will have the opportunity to speak directly...
  • Best Thanksgiving beers in Washington, DC

    Best Thanksgiving beers in Washington, DC

    Shopping for Thanksgiving Dinner? Be sure to add beer to your shopping list. And in keeping with the holiday season, why not purchase a selection of Thanksgiving beers for your guests. Why not try the Punklin Ale from Dogfish Head Craft Brewery? Or how about Grateful Harvest Ale from Harpoon Brewery...
  • Best places to buy your Thanksgiving turkey in Washington, DC

    Best places to buy your Thanksgiving turkey in Washington, DC

    You look at your shopping cart. You see the potatoes, the macaroni and cheese, the fixings for the green bean casserole, the sweet potatoes, and lots of pies. Something is missing. What is it? Turkey! You forgot the main dish. No Thanksgiving or holiday dinner would be complete without turkey. Shop...
  • Best ways to celebrate Labor Day weekend in Washington, DC

    Best ways to celebrate Labor Day weekend in Washington, DC

    The Labor Day weekend is quickly upon Washingtonians and tourists alike. Some people look at the Labor Day weekend as the unofficial end of the summer while others see it as a great chance to check out many of the interesting things taking place inside Beltway. For someone like Wyatt Tolliver, a D.C...
  • July 4th shows and events in Washington, D.C.

    July 4th shows and events in Washington, D.C.

    July 4th isn't just about fireworks. There are plenty of events in Washington, D.C., for those who would prefer not to be in the thick of a loud, booking fireworks display. Here's a sampling of July 4th events in Washington, D.C.: America's National Independence Day Parade Parade begins at 11:45 a.m...
  • Top free 4th of July concerts in Washington DC

    Top free 4th of July concerts in Washington DC

    With the 4th of July almost here, what better location for celebrating America’s birthday than in the US Capitol? In Washington, DC there will be free concerts and other fun events that you don't want to miss. There’s much to see, from fireworks to catching a glimpse of “George Washington” himself...
  • Spirited Away won an Academy Award for Best Animated Feature in 2002

    D.C.'s National Cherry Blossom Festival to hold Studio Ghibli movie marathon

    DC's National Cherry Blossom Festival will hold a movie marathon featuring four animated classics from Hayao Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli. The event will take place on April 15th from 10AM to 5:30pm at the Smithsonian Institution's Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery as part of a...
  • DC's all-new animated feature Justice League: Doom is here

    DC's all-new animated feature Justice League: Doom is here

    DC has been nailing it with their animated features. Their latest feature Justice League: Doom not only brings everyone’s favorite characters back together, it also brings some of the original cast as well including Kevin Conroy (Batman: Animated Series), Tim Daly (Superman: Animated Series...
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