Rose Park Pathway Reconstruction to Start
The pathway, between M and P Streets NW, will be closed on or about March 31, depending on weather, according to the District Department of Transportation.
Rehabilitation of Rock Creek Park Multi-Use Trail and Pedestrian Bridge Virtual Public Meeting
Washington, DC) — The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) and the National Park Service (NPS) will host a virtual public meeting to introduce the Rehabilitation of Rock Creek Park Multi-Use Trail […]
The Cherry Blossoms, Mostly at a Distance
We can all breathe a sigh of relief that the National Cherry Blossom Festival will return this spring, running from Saturday, March 20, through Sunday, April 11.
Weekly Arts Round Up, January 21, 2021
For kids: a virtual field trip to the National Zoo’s Coral Lab and a “Books and Baseball” session with a coach from the Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy.
Brand Guild Co-Founder Renovates ‘Beeler Fountain’ at Glen Echo
Barbara Martin decided to use the fountain’s progress as a way to keep her friend entertained as she underwent cancer treatment. Now it has become a memorial.
Downtowner DC: Holiday Market, Wilson High, Tidal Basin
Choosing not to let COVID get in its way, the open-air market at 8th and F Streets NW, which opens on Friday, Nov. 20, will have new health and safety protocols in place.
Downtowner DC: Eisenhower Memorial, Franklin Park, 202Creates
The Eisenhower Memorial is open, 202Creates Month is underway and there’s a new app for copter-watchers. Also, due to the pandemic, D.C. expects a 50-percent drop in tourism.
Tennis, Anyone? Soon at Montrose Park
The hope is to have the two brand-new, green-surfaced courts open to the public by the end of September, depending on the weather.
Approved: Water Tunnel Under Waterfront Park
When completed in 2030, the project is expected to reduce the volume of combined sewer overflows into District waters by an estimated 96 percent.
Park Service: Cherry Blossoms to Peak March 27
The National Cherry Blossom Festival, which encompasses dozens of events, will kick off with an opening ceremony on Saturday, March 21, and continue through Easter Sunday, April 12.