2017 Blossom Kite Festival

SOURCE: National Cherry Blossom Festival BLOSSOM KITE FESTIVAL April 01, 2017 Join us on Saturday, April 1 for the Blossom Kite Festival featuring all day free family fun. Time: 10 AM – 4:30 PM Location: Grounds of the Washington Monument near 17th Street NW and Constitution Avenue (Map) Cost: FREE ABOUT The National Cherry Blossom […]

Book Signing “Deep Undercover: My Secret Life and Tangled Allegiances as a KGB Spy in America” with Jack Barsky

SOURCE: The International Spy Museum Author Debriefing Rendezvous Info WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29, 2017 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm TICKETS: FREE! Briefing What happens when a Soviet spy decides his American life is the best fit? Join author Jack Barsky and Spy Museum curator/historian Dr. Vincent Houghton for a discussion of Barsky’s double life as an […]

“Breaking” News: Bald Eagle Egg Begins to Hatch LIVE on the DC Eagle Cam at the National Arboretum

SOURCE: American Eagle Foundation or prnewswire WASHINGTON – Since New Years Eve millions of viewers have tuned into the DC Eagle Cam (dceaglecam.org) to watch two live‑streaming, high-definition cameras featuring the wild nest of Bald Eagles Mr. President & The First Lady. For the past month, these parents have been faithfully incubating two eggs in […]

Boulder Philharmonic, The 6821 Quintet at Union Station, and The 2008 documentary Nearly Equal Yayoi Kusama: “I Adore Myself”

SOURCE: National Cherry Blossom Festival WHAT: FILM: DOCUMENTARY NEARLY EQUAL YAYOI KUSAMA: I ADORE MYSELF (2008) WHEN: Sunday, MARCH 26, 2017 at 3 PM WHERE: Lower Level, Ring Auditorium Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Independence Avenue at 7th Street SW Washington, DC 20560 Cost: FREE The 2008 documentary Nearly Equal Yayoi Kusama: I Adore Myself […]

Japanese Culture Day, Friendship Between Nations Family Day, SAAM Cherry Blossom Celebration, Kites of Asia Heritage Family Day, and Open Ceremony of National Cherry Blossom Festival 2017

SOURCE: National Cherry Blossom Festival WHAT: The Japanese Culture Day WHEN: Saturday, MARCH 25, 2017 from 10 AM to 3 PM WHERE: Young Readers Center, Thomas Jefferson Building, Room # LJ-G29 (Ground Floor), Library of Congress 10 First Street, SE, Washington, DC 20540 Cost: FREE ABOUT The Japanese Culture Day introduces children and adults to […]

May J.

Theo tin John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts WHAT:May J. WHEN: Friday, March 24, 2016 at 6:00 PM WHERE: John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts Next Live Stream Next Performance May J. 3/24/2017 at 6:00 PM May J., a multilingual J-pop singer from Japan, makes a rare appearance in Washington, D.C. […]

Passport DC Celebrates 10th Anniversary

SOURCE: eventsdc.com Cultural Tourism DC, Inc. 700 12th Street, NW #700 Washington, DC 20005 (202) 661-7581 Contacts: Steve Shulman (SShulman@CulturalTourismDC.org) ) Cheryl Crowell (CCrowell@CulturalTourismDC.org) Passport DC Celebrates 10th Anniversary WASHINGTON, DC—Passport DC celebrates its 10th anniversary this year. The annual festival that commemorates International Cultural Awareness Month in the District of Columbia runs from May […]