Yowza, the nice weather comes and so does a weekend full of activities. Here’s a rundown of what you can do this weekend (hint, there’s Stormtroopers involved!). Here’s hoping today’s rain goes away!
First Friday on Upshur Street. 6-8pm. The once-a-month arts and music exhibits at Upshur Street businesses starts off the weekend with music and theater, along with discounts at retail and restaurants. (Read the article.)
Petworth Community Market (9th & Upshur St) opens at 9am with fresh fruit and vegetables, music and more. Excited for the new season!
Spring Fling at the Old Soldier’s Home (340 Rock Creek Church Road NW).
12:15: St. Michael’s High School Concert Band/Chamber Choir
1:15: Marine Color Guard (March on the Colors)
1:30: Daka 2 Martial Arts Academy Karate Demonstration
2:00: Ari Jacobson
3:00: Suspicious Package
Old Line Garrison, 501st Legion, Darth Vader’s Army!
Games: Double Hoops, Soccer, Ring Toss, Alien Pinball
Food Trucks: Tender Rib, OooDatChicken, DC Ballers
Beer: Delightful draft choices courtesy of Anheuser Busch
Clean up Grant Circle at 10am. Pickup trash and tackle some of the weeds coming up in the central flower beds. Gloves and tools will be provided.
Bluegrass and Bourbon at Lincoln’s Cottage, starts at 2pm. (Sold out!)