District Activates Heat Emergency Plan

SOURCE: dc.gov Tuesday, June 13, 2017 Residents Urged to Use Caution and Check on Vulnerable Neighbors During Extreme Heat (WASHINGTON, DC) – The Department of Human Services (DHS), in collaboration with the District of Columbia Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency (HSEMA), has activated the city’s Heat Emergency Plan due to unsafe weather conditions as…

Southwest Chamber Players 20th Anniversary Concert

SOURCE: National Cherry Blossom Festival SOUTHWEST CHAMBER PLAYERS 20TH ANNIVERSARY CONCERT MARCH 31, 2017 Time: 7 PM Location: St. Augustine’s Episcopal Church, 555 Water Street SW, Washington, DC 20024 Cost: FREE ABOUT A program of classical chamber music (Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, and more) celebrating our 20th season. Featured will be Russian cellist Julia Goudimova, and…

Spring Into Savings at The Embassy Row Hotel

SOURCE: The Embassy Row Hotel Washington D.C.’s Award-Winning Hotel Offers Added Value for Spring Break Travelers WASHINGTON, D.C. (PRWEB) MARCH 24, 2017 The Embassy Row Hotel, A Destination Hotel welcomes families, couples and friends heading to the nation’s capital this April with a special spring break offering. The Find Your Fun in D.C. Package provides…

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….

Upcoming Performances by The 6821 Quintet

SOURCE: National Cherry Blossom Festival March 23, 2017 The 6821 Quintet returns to the National Cherry Blossom Festival for the second year. 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…

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…