Archive for the ‘Outside’ Category

Posted at March 22, 2012 by 12 Comments

160. Justice Rally for Trayvon

Let us realize the arc of the moral universe is long but it bends toward justice. DR Martin Luther King This country has seen some dark days.  Darker days than the darkest days you might imagine.  Days where muffled cries were drowned ...

Category : Outside
  • twitter
  • facebook
  • linkedin
  • delicious
  • digg

155. Malcolm X Park Drum Circle (Video)

Malcolm X Park Drum Circle So a while ago I made a post about the awesomeness that is the Malcolm X Park.  You can catch it here: Meridian Hill park. A while later I got this email: "Name: Gionatan Tecle Email: Comments: After reading your article about Malcolm X Park, i was inspired ...

Posted at January 13, 2012 by 12 Comments
Category : Outside,Random Fun
  • twitter
  • facebook
  • linkedin
  • delicious
  • digg

143. Ice Skating at the Sculpture Garden

On Day 143 of our list of ridiculously cool Things to do in Washington DC , we're featuring the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden and Ice Rink. This a ready-made date if you're romantically inclined. Seriously, there's no excuse to break out the typical dinner and movie combo when you ...

Posted at November 22, 2011 by 2 Comments

142. National Tree Lighting Washington DC 2011

UPDATE: Thanks to Brandon from Photo Tourism DC for letting us know that the lighting requires free tickets that are won in a lottery and the lottery is already drawn.  So if you don't have tickets yet as you're reading this, you will have to catch it on tv.  ...

Posted at November 17, 2011 by 5 Comments

126. Barracks Row Festival 2011

Barracks Row Festival The annual Barracks row festival is here again.  Time flies like  like the wind.  This Saturday, 24th of September, East Capitol turns into a vibrant celebration of all things Barracks Row. Bars will be overflowed to the sidewalks and you'll enjoy a host of events that kick off at ...

Posted at September 23, 2011 by 1 Comment

125. Art all Night Washington DC | Nuit Blanche DC

Art All Night : Nuit Blanche DC is an all-night exploration and celebration of contemporary art, stretching from the heart of Chinatown to the Shaw neighborhood. Art All Night (Nuit Blance DC) was conceived by Ariana Austin. Spellbound by a similar event in Paris, Ariana was excited by the thought ...

Posted at September 22, 2011 by 0 Comment

122. BCG Farmer’s Market Wine Tasting Festival

Is it just me, or is the Maryland wine scene largely underrated? California gets most of the love when it comes to U.S wines, but there are quite a few wonderful wineries in the Maryland and Virginia that deserve their just do. Here's an opportunity to sample some award-winning Maryland wines at ...

Posted at September 21, 2011 by 1 Comment

121. Top 10 Things to do in DC This fall for Families

Now that October is upon us, it is time to put away your open-toed shoes, grab your new sweaters and jackets and look forward to Autumn because the Washington DC area is beautiful and even more picturesque this time of the year. For those travelers planning to visit our nation's ...

Posted at September 20, 2011 by 0 Comment

Maryland Seafood Festival Recap

Hope you enjoy this guest post from Denisio Truitt on behalf of District365 and Ford, who we are proud to be partnering with.  You can catch Denisio on Twitter @DenisioTruitt or on Tumbler: The Ravenous Creator Upon arrival to the Maryland Seafood Festival we were greeted by Askia, a member ...

Posted at September 18, 2011 by 1 Comment

118. H Street Festival DC 2011

Thanks to Fisola Fasehun, our awesome new guest writer, for this post on H Street Festival DC, held on September 17, from noon to 7 pm, on H St. between 8th and 14th Street NE. H Street is one of the up and ...

Posted at September 17, 2011 by 0 Comment