Senior Care in Fairfax VA
Thursday Evenings in Olde Towne
All ages (family-friendly event). 6 p.m. Wind down the workday with great music in a casual, outdoor setting. Visit the Folks Corner Farmers Market, open from 12:30 to 6 p.m., just two blocks away. Bring a blanket or low-back chair for lawn seating. Multi-layered and upbeat music showcases a universal appeal to both mainstream modern rock lovers and culturally diverse audiences.
Frederick’s In the Street Festival
Sept. 10, 2016. Frederick, MD. One of the biggest festivals of the year takes over the downtown area with live entertainment to encourage dancing in the streets. Also, enjoy food, arts and crafts, and kids activities.
Hyattsville Arts and Ales Festival
Sept 10, 2016, 12-6 p.m. Hyattsville, MD. More than 100 artists, MD breweries, food trucks and live entertainment will span 4 blocks in the Gateway Arts District.
Maryland Seafood Festival
Sept. 10-11, 2016. Sandy Point State Park, Annapolis, MD. Weekend event with great food, music, and family fun.
September 11 Memorial Events
Sept. 11, 2016. See the schedule of special commemorative events in Washington, DC, Maryland and Northern Virginia.
Takoma Park Folk Festival
Sept. 11, 2016, 11 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Community festival with games, food, crafts, dancing and music.
Sept. 11, 2016. The sporting event includes a scenic course that winds through the National Mall, a 1.5k swim in the Potomac River, 40k bike course through the streets of Washington and Maryland, finishing with a 10k run past the city’s historical landmarks. The weekend includes a Health and Fitness Expo that is open to the public.
Adams Morgan Day
Sept. 11, 2016, Noon-7 p.m. Annual street festival in the Adams Morgan neighborhood of Washington, DC.
Washington Redskins Opening Game
Sept. 12, 2016, 1 p.m. The Washington football team plays in their home opener. Enjoy the football season and cheer for the Redskins.
Anne Arundel County Fair
Sept. 14-18, 2016. Anne Arundel County Fairgrounds, Crownsville, MD. Monster truck rides, carnival rides, farm animals, pig races, antique saw mill, pie eating contest, talent show and much more.
National Hispanic Heritage Month
Sept. 15-Oct. 15. Celebrate the culture and traditions of Spanish speaking residents who trace their roots to Spain, Mexico, Central America, South America and the Caribbean.
Charles County Fair
Sept. 15-18, 2016. Charles County Fairgrounds, 8440 Fairgrounds Road. La Plata, Maryland. (301) 932-1234. Farm animals, displays, demonstrations, food, entertainment, carnival rides, games and activities for all ages.
Great Frederick Fair
Sept. 16-24, 2016. Frederick Fairgrounds. Musical entertainment, tractor pulls, equine expo and showcase, agricultural events, food.
Annapolis Craft Beer and Music Festival
Sept. 17, 2016. Annapolis, MD. The event features beer tastings, seminars, live music, food and arts and crafts exhibits.
Virginia Wine Festival
Sept. 17-18, 2016. Centreville, VA. Sample wine from 60 Virginia wineries and enjoy gourmet food, seminars, arts and crafts, live music and more.
Silver Spring Jazz Festival
2016 Dates to Be Announced, 3-10 p.m. See a variety of jazz performances in downtown Silver Spring, MD.
Nation’s Football Classic
Sept. 17, 2016. RFK Stadium. The event is a black college football game held annually in Washington, DC. Additional events will be held around town throughout the weekend.
Alexandria King Street Art Festival
Sept. 17-18, 2016. King Street becomes an outdoor gallery featuring 200 of the nation’s top award-winning artists.
Sept. 17-25, 2016. Enjoy free guided tours of the neighborhoods of Washington DC. Dozens of walking tours are available offering a great way to explore the nation’s capital.
H Street Festival
Sept. 17, 2016, noon-6 p.m. The festival includes musical and dance performances, children’s activities, crafts, international foods and more.
Latino Festival – Fiesta DC
Sept. 17-18, 2016. Washington DC. Celebrate the Latino culture with one of the largest festivals in the nation’s capital. International cuisine and lots of live entertainment.
Mount Vernon’s Colonial Craft Fair
Sept.17-18, 2016, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. The fair is a re-creation of an early American marketplace with artist demonstrations, family entertainment and 18th-century amusements.
Fiesta Musical at the National Zoo
Sept. 18, 2016, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Enjoy a celebration of Latin American culture and wildlife through a variety of family-oriented activities, live music and dance, special keeper talks, and a Latin American food court.
Capital Home Show
Sept. 23-25, 2016. Dulles Expo Center. 4368 Chantilly Shopping Center, Chantilly, VA. See what’s new in building, remodeling, and decorating. Meet experts and shop, compare and save on all of your home improvement projects.
Grand Opening Smithsonian African American History Museum
Sept. 24, 2016. National Mall, Washington DC. The new museum opens with a dedication ceremony where President Barack Obama will cut the ribbon. The celebration continues with extended visiting hours and a three-day festival showcasing popular music, literature, dance and film.
DC Beer Week
Sept. 24-Oct. 1, 2016. Hundreds of venues in Washington DC, Virginia and Maryland will host a variety of beer related events, including beer dinners, tastings, educational panels, glassware giveaways, and more.
National Book Festival
Sept. 24, 2016. Washington Convention Center. Visit with more than 100 award-winning authors, illustrators and poets who will talk about and sign their books.
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