Washington, DC is an international crossroads packed with historic monuments, captivating museums, eclectic restaurants and diverse neighborhoods.
Washington, DC is home to iconic monuments, fascinating museums and so much more. From the dramatic Greek architecture of the rock-solid buildings to the mix of international cultures, you never forget you're in the powerhouse of the USA. But there's lighter fun to be had – lively neighborhoods, sprawling parks, award-winning dining and fabulous shopping await.
Drink beer and save wildlife at the National Zoo's annual beer festival.Sample beers from more than 70 craft breweries, enjoy live music, lawn games and animal demonstrations. Popular food trucks will be onsite selling their fare.
Annual celebration of photography featuring a photo contest and juried exhibition, gallery openings, lectures, workshops, book signings and more.
One of the largest gay and lesbian film festivals in the country showcasing great gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender films. The festival brings new and exciting documentary, short and feature films from all over the world to Washington, DC as well as panel discussions, filmmaker Q&A and celebrations.
The annual Taste of Georgetown showcases creative tastes from over 35 of the neighbourhood’s best restaurants, as well as an expansive Craft Beer and Wine Garden.
Beyond DC’s iconic memorials and monuments a number of unique neighbourhoods unfold throughout the city.
Enjoy tastes from 75 of Washington, DC's best restaurants while catching a live onstage battle hosted and judged by the biggest names in the culinary world.
Join the Independence Day celebrations in the nation's capital city! Festivities include the National Independence Day Parade along Constitution Avenue, a musical exhibition featuring the National Symphony Orchestra and celebrity performers from the West Lawn of the US Capitol Building and a spectacular fireworks display on the National Mall. The fireworks show, administered by the National Park Service, illuminates the iconic monuments and memorials along the Mall, including the Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial and the Thomas Jefferson Memorial.