In the Light, the Scourge of 2020 Recedes

December 9, 2020

In the Light, the Scourge of 2020 Rescinds In this worst year ever — at least in our lifetimes — we are straining to look beyond our holiday blues, to […]

Celebrating Hanukkah at National Menorah Lighting (photos)

December 3, 2018

This year marked the 40th lighting of the National Menorah, a free event, open to the public, that dates back to 1979, when Jimmy Carter was president.

Merry Christmas, Georgetown! Part 1

December 21, 2017

Send your holiday photos of Georgetown to editorial@georgetowner.com. We will use some of them to make a Part 2 of this festive photo essay next week.

Georgetown ‘Glow’: Reimagining the Season of Light (photos)

December 14, 2017

Presented by the Georgetown Business Improvement District, the fourth edition of the light show, with more artists than ever before, will be on view through Jan. 7.

‘Light Up the Season’ Switches on the Yuletide

November 30, 2017

At the Nov. 29 kickoff party at the Four Seasons, Santa Claus was played by Tim Connaghan, also known as National Santa, who “has served in the Red Suit since 1969.”

Downtowner DC Nov. 22, 2017

November 22, 2017

CityCenterDC Tree Lighting, Nov. 25 CityCenterDC will kick off its holiday season celebrations Nov. 25 with a tree lighting and performances by the Gay Men’s Chorus and the Cardinal Shehan […]