Happy 4th of July!

Enjoy some of these great events and have a Happy and Safe 4th of July


  • Line up along Constitution Avenue to observe DC’s annual National Independence Day Parade. Expect to see fife and drum corps, military servicemen and women, elaborate floats and VIPs galore. The parade begins at 11:45 a.m. and is held between 7th and 17th streets.


  • Find a spot on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol for ACapitol Fourth, which begins at 8 p.m. The concert commonly features a star-studded lineup of musicians and a performance of Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture by the National Symphony Orchestra. The grand finale features jaw-dropping fireworks over the National Mall.


  • TheSmithsonian Folklife Festival (June 29 – July 4, July 6-9) is one of DC’s greatest summertime traditions. The free event is held on the National Mall, with concerts, a marketplace, food, dances and presentations all part of the festivities. This year, the festival focuses on the circus arts and the culture of migration.


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