U.S. Secret Service Issues Street Closures And Traffic Restrictions For The 2016 Nuclear Security Summit On 3/27/16 – 4/2/16

March 17, 2016 Download the U.S. Secret Service press release and associated maps at http://www.secretservice.gov/data/press/releases/2016-NucSummit-PR.pdf (Washington, D.C.) – The U.S. Secret Service is working closely with our state, local and federal law enforcement partners in planning for and conducting motorcade movements and security zones for the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit on 3/27/16 – 4/2/16 in…

Easter Monday at National Zoo: A WASHINGTON FAMILY TRADITION March 28, 2016

SOURCE: The Smithsonian’s National Zoo EASTER MONDAY: A WASHINGTON FAMILY TRADITION March 28, 2016 Free and open to the public! This year the Zoo is celebrating Easter Monday on Monday, March 28! Please join us for special family-focused activities and live entertainment. We’ll have a traditional Easter Egg Hunt with prizes for the kids participating….

Hansel and Gretel

SOURCE: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Hansel and Gretel 3/27/2016 at 6:00 PM Join the Japan Information and Culture Center (JICC) at the Millennium Stage for an evening of family-friendly, four-dimensional opera. An interactive experience for all ages, Hansel and Gretel provides the audience with many opportunities to participate with props,…

Enjoy Free Pop Up Performances by The 6821 Quintet

SOURCE: National Cherry Blossom Festival Enjoy Free Pop Up Performances! March 24, 2016 A special group of five talented performers have come together just for the National Cherry Blossom Festival to share their exquisite music with the city of DC, with the support of the Ryuji Ueno Foundation. The 6821 Quintet is cleverly named after…

Portraits after 5

SOURCE: The National Portrait Gallery WHEN Thursday, March 24, 2016, 5 – 7:30 p.m. VENUE Portrait Gallery EVENT LOCATION Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard NOTE No matter if you’re a Firework, a Single Lady, or Not a Girl, Not Yet a Woman, you should come out and celebrate the women of the Portrait Gallery. Because…

National Cherry Blossom Festival Family Day this Saturday

SOURCE: National Building Museum Free festival celebrates spring and the gift of trees WHAT This Saturday, March 26, the National Building Museum and the National Cherry Blossom Festival present National Cherry Blossom Festival® Family Day, a free event for all ages from 9 am to 5 pm. Celebrate springtime in our nation’s capital and in…