Summer Calendar

It’s not the humidity, it’s the tourists. Summer may seem like a good time to clear out of DC, but it’s also the season with the most to do.

Squeezing in the last of summer at the Prince William County Fair

Upcoming Events:

First Sunday Arts Fest

June 6: First Sunday Arts Fest
Whitmore Garage

July 20: Rescheduled: Tedeschi Trucks Band - Tedeschi Trucks Band's performances at Wolf Trap on Tuesday, July 21, 2020 + Wednesday, July 22, 2020 have been rescheduled to Tuesday, July 20, 2021 + Wednesday, July 21, 2021. All current tickets...

Seasonal Picks:

Go Birding on the Huntley Meadows Boardwalk

Go Birding on the Huntley Meadows Boardwalk
Huntley Meadows Park

Take your sweet time at Frying Pan Park

Take your sweet time at Frying Pan Park
Frying Pan Farm Park - Parking Lot

DC’s best sunflower fields during peak bloom

DC’s best sunflower fields during peak bloom
McKee Beshers Wildlife Management Area

Take a dip at Cunningham Falls State Park

Take a dip at Cunningham Falls State Park
Cunningham Falls State Park

Meander through the Oatlands Plantation and Gardens

Meander through the Oatlands Plantation and Gardens
Oatlands Plantation Lane

Hike the Gathland State Park trails

Hike the Gathland State Park trails
Gathland State Park

Is Kent Island the best beach destination that you’ve never heard of?

Is Kent Island the best beach destination that you’ve never heard of?
Terrapin Nature Park

Hike Sky Meadows State Park

Hike Sky Meadows State Park
Sky Meadows State Park

Beach Barbecue at Freestone Point, Leesylvania State Park

Beach Barbecue at Freestone Point, Leesylvania State Park
Leesylvania State Park Barbecue Parking

Lake Accotink Park Vacation!

Lake Accotink Park Vacation!
Lake Accotink Park

3 hours at Raven Rocks Trailhead on the Virginia State Line

3 hours at Raven Rocks Trailhead on the Virginia State Line
Raven Rocks Trailhead

DC gardens, nature centers, and easy walks

DC gardens, nature centers, and easy walks

Best kid-friendly hikes in DC

Best kid-friendly hikes in DC

10 Badass Mountain Biking Trails near Washington, DC

10 Badass Mountain Biking Trails near Washington, DC

Hike the Potomac: 30 Best Places to Explore Along the C&O Canal and Potomac Heritage Trail

Hike the Potomac: 30 Best Places to Explore Along the C&O Canal and Potomac Heritage Trail

Stroll Mount Vernon

Stroll Mount Vernon
3200 Mount Vernon Hwy

Discover art & history in Occoquan

Discover art & history in Occoquan
Occoquan Historic District

Best Ski Resorts near DC

Best Ski Resorts near DC

Tour Udvar Hazy Center, Smithsonian’s best Air and Space Museum

Tour Udvar Hazy Center, Smithsonian’s best Air and Space Museum
14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy

Wander Mawavi (Prince William Forest Park), the largest National Park in the DMV

Wander Mawavi (Prince William Forest Park), the largest National Park in the DMV
Prince William Forest Park Visitor Center

Visit the Holy Land, in Brookland

Visit the Holy Land, in Brookland
Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land in America

Explore Burke Lake

Explore Burke Lake
Burke Lake Park

Get lost in Meadowlark Gardens

Get lost in Meadowlark Gardens
Meadowlark Botanical Gardens & Meadowlark's Winter Walk of Lights

Peirce Mill and Rock Creek Park

Peirce Mill and Rock Creek Park
Peirce Mill

The Maryland Renaissance Festival at Revel Grove

The Maryland Renaissance Festival at Revel Grove
Maryland Renaissance Festival (MDRF)