Events & Happenings

Army Twilight Tattoo

The US Army's Twilight Tattoo is one of the more exuberant military performances in the DC area. It plays on Wednesday and Thursday evenings in the summer. Here's the 2019 schedule.
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Marine Corps Sunset Parade at the Iwo Jima Memorial

The Marine Corps Sunset Parades at the Iwo Jima Memorial are one of Washington DC's summer treats. Here's information and schedule on the 2021 season.
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Washington DC's Cherry Blossoms

The blooming of Washington DC's beautiful cherry blossoms is a highlight of spring.
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DC Henge

First there was Stonehenge. There there was Manhattan-henge. Now there's DC-henge.
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Rolling Thunder Motorcycle Rally

Every Memorial Day weekend, thousands of motorbike-riding military veterans descend on Washington DC for the annual Rolling Thunder motorcycle rally.
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Best Places to Find Out What's Happening in Washington DC

Here are some useful resources for finding out what's going down in the DC area.
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Supermoon Rising Over Washington DC

Photos of the Supermoon of 2011 (March 19) rising over Washington DC's skyline. It was the biggest full moon since 1993 and we had clear skies.
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