DC DUCKS Events Calendar

See your favorite Celebrity Chefs whip up their signature dishes live on the James Beard Foundation Cooking Stage, including Guy Fieri, José Andrés, Vikram Sunderam, Victor Albisu and more! Grab your friends for a fun, food filled day out! At MetroCooking DC there is something for everyone: -Taste masterfully prepared samples from over 50 local […]

Observe a cavalry demonstration on the 12-acre field before meeting the breeds that Washington loved so much. Learn about the role these animals played in the American Revolution and even meet Nelson, a horse similar to Washington’s beloved warhorse! Visit the estate’s modern livestock facilities for a chance to meet the horses, dogs, chickens, sheep, […]

In honor of our nation’s veterans, Mount Vernon admits FREE all active duty, former, or retired military personnel. Honored guests are also invited to place a flower at Washington’s Tomb where the Sons of the American Revolution and the Daughters of the American Revolution present a wreathlaying ceremony in honor of our nation’s veterans. 3200 […]

About the National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade Every year, the main event of the National Cherry Blossom Festival in DC is the official parade, hosted by Events DC. The parade route runs 10 blocks, beginning at the National Archives and ending at the Washington Monuments, spectators will be dazzled by elaborate pageantry and entertainment from […]