Weekend Happenings in the DMV – November 15th-17th

As the cold weather moves in, the DMV is busy preparing for the holidays! Check out the craft shows, gift fairs & celebrations in your area! 

Washington, DC Events

Fall Fringe Festival
Capital Fringe
607 New York Ave., NW

Time: Now-November 17th
Didn’t get enough of the Capital Fringe Festival this summer? The annual performing arts event in Washington, DC introduces risk-taking art and non-traditional performances including theater, dance, music, poetry, puppetry and more. Select favorite former performances will be repeated in Fall Fringe (plus a few brand new shows).

 District Flea
The District Flea Grounds
945 Florida Ave., NW, Washington, DC
Time: Saturdays, Now-November 30th, 10am-5pm
Expect 70-80 vendors of everything from vintage eyeglass frames to antique furniture and vintage clothing at this big, new flea market on a 37,000 square foot lot in Shaw, created by the producers of New York’s famous Brooklyn Flea.
district flea

Hanukkah Gift Fair and Craft Salehanukkah craft fair
Temple Micah
2829 Wisconsin Ave., NW, 
Washington, DC
Time: Sunday, 9:30am-2pm
Price: Free
Features crafts made by members of the Temple such as jewelry, ceramics, hand-knits and glassware.

Virginia Events

fairfax holiday craft showFairfax Holiday Craft Show
Fairfax High School
3500 Old Lee Hwy., Fairfax, VA
Time: Saturday, 10am-5pm & Sunday, 10am-3pm
Price: $5
Enjoy handmade crafts including baskets, dolls, floral items, jewelry, paintings, photographs, pottery, clay, wood items and more!

Tysons Corner Farmers Market
7920 Jones Branch Dr., McLean, VA

Time: Saturday, 9am-1pm
Chef Thomas Elder of Harth has launched a new farmers market in Tysons Corner to showcase the region’s best produce and artisan food products.

Thanksgiving Wine Festival
Chain Bridge Cellars
1351 Chain Bridge Rd., 
McLean, VA
Time: Saturday, 12pm-4pm
Price: Free
Samples of Thanksgiving wine recommendations with bites of turkey and trimmings from local chef Jacques Imperato.

Maryland Events

Christmas in the Woods
Rockfield Manor
501 Churchville Rd., Bel Air, MD
Time: Now-December 1st
Friday, 10am-8pm; Saturday, 10am-5pm & Sunday, 11am-5pm
Handcrafts, collectibles, antiques, florals, Victorian, country, jewelry, furniture, girls & ladies accessories, perfect gifts for all occasions!

ICE! – Christmas on the Potomac
Gaylord National Resort
201 Waterfront St., National Harbor, MD
Time: Now-January 15th
christmas on the potomacPrice: Adults $27, Children $19
The award-winning holiday attraction is a winter wonderland created entirely of 5,000 blocks of ice weighing 1.5 million pounds! Hand-sculpted by 40 international artisans and kept at a chilling nine degrees Fahrenheit. This is an interactive holiday attraction you won’t want to miss! This year will feature ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas.

Radcliffe Holiday Jewlery Show
Towson Town Center and Pikesville
Time: Friday, Saturday & Sunday
Join Radcliffe Jewelers for their biggest event of the year!  The annual holiday show is a unique opportunity to view the world of fine jewelry and watches. Personally meet representatives from the most exclusive designers such as Bulgari, Charles Krypell, Charriol, Gumuchian, H. Stern, Ippolita, Ivanka Trump, John Hardy, Kwiat, Mikimoto, Paul Morelli, Phillips House, Penny Preville, Pomellato, Roberto Coin and many more. Please visit website for specific dates, times and locations.

ARTsy Holiday Boutique and Craft Show
Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington
6125 Montrose Rd., Rockville, MD
Time: Now-December 5th
Find that original, one-of-a-kind gift for those special friends and family of all ages or treat yourself! Jewelry, wearable art, painted furniture, fused glass, Chanukah items. Art for the walls, your table or to wear. Items for children and adults such as home items, jewelry, stained and fused glass, paintings, menorahs/chanukiot, quilting, textiles and fiber, challah covers, mezuzot, seder plates and more.

Concerts at a Glance!
Contact your concierge for pricing and availability!

  • Saved by the 90’s – A Party with the Bayside Tigers, The Fillmore Silver Spring, Saturday at 8:30pm
  • Lisa Marie Presley, Wolf Trap, 8pm

Sports at a Glance!
Contact your concierge for pricing and availability!

  • George Mason Basketball vs University of Northern Iowa, Patriot Center, Saturday at 4pm
  • Washington Wizards vs Cleveland, Verizon Center, Saturday at 7pm
  • Navy Football vs University of South Alabama, Navy Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Saturday at 3:30pm
  • Washington Capitals vs St Louis, Verizon Center, Sunday at 6pm

Movies Opening this Weekend:

(Adventure | Drama – 115 Minutes)
An aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million dollar Mega Sweepstakes Marketing prize. Starring: Bruce Dern, Will Forte, June Squibb, and Bob Odenkirk

bmhThe Best Man Holiday
(Comedy – 122 Minutes)
When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they will discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be ignited. Starring: Monica Calhoun, Morris Chestnut, Melissa De Sousa, and Taye Diggs.


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