DC DUCKS EVENTS

MetroCooking DC

December 9, 2017 to December 10, 2017.

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 […]

Horses and Hounds

November 4, 20179:00 am to 4:00 pm.

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, […]

Mount Vernon Salutes Veterans

November 11, 20179:00 am to 4:00 pm.

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 […]

Fairfax Fall Festival

October 14, 2017

For more than 35 years, the Fairfax Fall Festival in historic downtown Fairfax, Virginia, has provided locals with a lively celebration of community talent and a fun-filled carnival with all the rides and delicious eats you’d expect. Guests can enjoy more than 400 arts and crafts displays, three stages of live music performances, an assortment […]

Renaissance Festival

October 8, 2017October 14, 2017 to October 15, 2017. October 21, 2017 to October 22, 2017.

Jump in a time machine and instantly transport yourself back to an era of knights, men in tights and chalices full of mead. Minstrels fill the air with music and event-goers wander the grounds and enjoy the juxtaposition of old versus new. 1821 Crownsville Rd., Annapolis, MD.

DC State Fair

September 24, 2017

The DC State Fair is a display of DC’s agricultural, artistic, and culinary talents. The fair will feature State Fair merchandise, food, and contests. It hosts daylong competitions and other educational and fun activities for all ages. 375 M St. SW WDC.

Baltimore Comic-Con

September 22, 2017 to September 24, 2017.

Baltimore Comic-Con is a fan convention dedicated to all things comic book-related. The event features big-name comic book writers, illustrators and publishers as well as panel discussions covering a wide range of topics relating to the industry. Baltimore Convention Center- 1 W Pratt St, Baltimore, MD.

Taco Tuesday Pop-Up

September 5, 20177:00 pm to 10:00 pm.

All you can eat tacos while you shop merchandise from local merchandisers. Come out to support small businesses in the city as the showcase their goods. 407 H St. Northeast, Suite B. WDC 20002

First Sunday Arts Festival

August 6, 2017

Between May and October, Annapolis, Maryland, hosts its First Sunday Arts Festival on Calvert and West Street. This street festival offers arts and crafts booths, live entertainment and café dining. With free admission, this weekend event brings in a combined 45,000 visitors annually. West St & Calvert St, Annapolis, MD.

Christmas Illumination

December 15, 20175:30 pm to 9:00 pm. December 16, 20175:30 pm to 9:00 pm.

Join Mount Vernon for an evening of family-friendly fun and fireworks choreographed to holiday music, with fireworks beginning around 9PM. Take a stroll through the estate while being serenaded by local choirs, visit with re-enactors from the First Virginia Regiment in winter encampment, and learn 18th-century dance moves from costumed guides in the Greenhouse. George […]