02 Jun 5 Can’t-Miss Summer Events of 2018 in Washington, D.C.
No place does summer better than the nation’s capital. The warm sun, hearty laughter, and vivid smiles make the city of Washington DC the place to be in the summers. And if that wasn’t enough, there are countless festivals to attend which make picking an event to go to ridiculously difficult!
So, if you weren’t sure which events to attend this summer, here are 5 that you can’t afford to miss!
SAVOR: An American Craft Beer and Food Experience is the ultimate extravaganza to kick off the summers. As its name suggests, the event is organized to celebrate craft beer and fine cuisine and will take place on the 1st and 2nd of June.
With more than 90 craft breweries taking part in the event and more than 180 beers to try and enjoy, SAVOR is one event you don’t want to miss! You can book tickets for the event here.
2. Capital Pride:
The Capital Pride parade is a celebration of LGBTQ rights and is penciled in for 7-10 June With performances from top artists such as Troye Sivan, MAX, and Alessia Cara headlining the event, this year’s Capital Pride Parade promises to be an event for the history books.
If you’re thinking of going to the Capital Pride parade then you should know that the event’s theme for the year is Element of Us, so plan accordingly.
3. The DC Jazz Festival:
To quote Barry Benson,
“Ya like Jazz???”
If you answered yes to that question then you’re in luck because the DC Jazz Festival is right around the corner. Get ready to celebrate America’s finest gift to the world as artists from all over the world are flying over to appreciate and promote jazz music.
With performances from brilliant artists like Leslie Odom Jr, Ben Williams, and Regina Carter, this year’s DC Jazz Fest promises to be really special and will take place between the 8th and 17th of June.
4. Major League Baseball ® All-Star Week:
America’s favorite pastime, baseball, is coming home! Washington DC has played host to the MLB® All-Star Week since 1969 so there’s plenty of history involved. The event will take place at the Walter E Washington Convention Center and a detailed rundown of matches is given below,
July 15th, 2018: All-Star Futures Game (brought to you by SiriusXM)
July 16th, 2018: Home Run Derby ®(brought to you by T-Mobile)
July 17th, 2018: The 89th MLB ® All-Star Game
5. The Smithsonian Folklife Festival:
If you’re not a fan of sports and prefer cultural events than the Smithsonian Folklife Festival is right up your alley. The event is essentially a prolonged celebration of the different international and domestic cultures that make America truly special.
With an expensive exhibition of handicrafts, toys, foreign cuisine, pottery, clothes, sculptures, and even live concerts, it’s safe to say that there’s something here for everybody. More information about the Smithsonian Folklife Festival can be found here.
And that concludes our list of the can’t-miss events coming to Washington DC this year. Once you’ve decided on the events you want to attend this year, get in touch with us to book a limo and make a special entrance to a special event.
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