Washington, DC Events:
Splash Yards at Yards Park
301 Water St., Washington, DC
Time: Saturday, 2pm-9pm
Get out the bathing suits and gather the crew for the biggest water festival DC’s ever seen! Splash Yards will feature an Epic Water Battle, live DJ music, tiki bar, frozen drinks, lawn games, water slides, surfboard water games, lounge stations, misting tent, giant Instagram photo booth, and more! Buckets of water and water soakers and blasters will be provided.
New Vintage Jazz & Wine Festival
Half St Fair Grounds
1299 Half St. SE, Washington, DC
Time: Saturday, 2pm-10pm
Relax at the DC Fairgrounds while sampling over a dozen world-class wines and experiencing the latest sounds in modern and classic jazz. This year’s lineup includes Warren Wolf and Wolf Pack, the R&B and soul sounds of Soul Understated featuring Mavis ‘Swan’ and returning for a second year Funk Ark.
The Glo Run
2400 East Capitol St. NE, Washington, DC
Time: Saturday, 8pm
Price:$50 ($40 with code 20GloDC)
The Glo Run is a 5K Run through a dream world of glowing wonders! The event will have a music throughout and a DJ at the finish line. Registration includes a neon shirt, 3 pc GloGear, Bib ticket, and Post DJ Party.
Cinema Al Fresco Open Air Film Festival
Ciao Bella Restaurant
236 South High St., Baltimore MD
Time: Fridays Thru September
Price: FREE Admission
Italian-themed movies are projected on the outside of the Ciao Bella Restaurant, and movie-goers can enjoy free popcorn. Live music and dancing begins at 7 p.m., while screenings start at 8:30 p.m. or 9 p.m., depending on the length of the film. This Friday’s movie is Moonstruck.
Howard County Fair
Howard County Fairgrounds
2210 Fairgrounds Rd, West Friendship, MD
Time: Friday & Saturday, 8am-11pm
The Howard County Fair is an annual tradition with fun attractions including livestock exhibits, carnival rides and games, musical entertainment, educational demonstrations, and an animal petting zoo. The Fair hosts daily horse shows, pony rides, tractor pulls, and livestock competitions and the most popular contests include the Pretty Baby Contest, Talent Show and Cow Milking Contest.
Baltimore Restaurant Week
Various restaurants throughout MD
Time: thru Sunday
Price: Three-Course Dinner $20 or $30
Make your reservations now for the tastiest week of the summer. Try something new this year, or visit an old favorite for another taste of what their chef is cooking up. Two-Course Lunch & Brunch specials also available!
Arlington County Fair
Thomas Jefferson Community Center
3501 S 2nd St., Arlington, VA
Time: Thru Sunday
Join in the fun at family-friendly Arlington County Fair! The fair will have carnival rides, live animal shows, musical entertainment, arts and craft exhibits, and a variety of international foods.
Prince William County Fair
Prince William County Fair Grounds
10624 Dumfries Rd., Manassas, VA
Time: Thru August 16
The annual event in Manassas, Virginia is the largest fair in VA and great for all ages, families and friends! The fair has plenty of entertainment with livestock exhibits, a variety of midway shows, truck and tractor pulls, Monster Trucks, Lawnmower Racing, a rodeo, demolition derbies, baby contests, pet shows, live music, storytelling, games and carnival rides.
Jazz and Cigars Under the Stars
The Winery at Bull Run
15950 Lee Highway, Centreville, Va
Time: Fridays thru August 29th, 6pm-10pm
Stop by for an exclusive summer event featuring live Jazz on the patio, cigars overlooking the scenery, smore’s on the lawn, and of course the main event: Sangria Pitchers and Wine!
Films in the Park
2910 District Ave., Fairfax, VA
Time: Friday, 7pm
Every Friday night through August, venture out to the Mosaic District to watch films on the big screen! During July, they offer the Food and Film series, with this Friday’s movie being Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.
Movies on the Beach at 27th Street
27th St. Oceanside, Ocean City, MD
Time: Friday, 8:30pm
Free movies on the beach for the entire family! Bring your beach chair or a blanket and enjoy the perfect setting to watch a movie- right by the beach! The Movie this Friday will be The Nut Job.
Salute to America Video Sphere and Laser Show
On the Beach at 20th Street, Virginia Beach, VA
Time: Saturday, 9:30pm-10:30pm
The show offers a patriotic salute to the people, places and things that make our country great. The 3-D light show will immerse the boardwalk while being projected on a 5 story high screen. .
Concerts at a Glance! Contact your concierge for pricing and availability.
- Panic! at the Disco, Pier Six Concert Pavilion, Sunday
- Pink Floyd, Wolf Trap, Friday
- Jim Gaffigan, Wolf Trap, Saturday
- Gavin DeGraw and Matt Nathanson, Wolf Trap, Sunday
Sports at a Glance! Contact your concierge for pricing and availability.
- Ball Up: All Stars vs Baltimore, Secu Arena, Saturday
- Baltimore Orioles vs. St Louis Cardinals, Camden Yards, Friday-Sunday
Theatre at a Glance! Contact your concierge for pricing and availability.
- Disney’s The Lion King, The Kennedy Center, Thru Sunday
Movies Opening this Weekend:
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
101 min – Action | Adventure | Comedy | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
The Hundred-Foot Journey
122 min – Drama
Into the Storm (2014)
89 min – Action | Thriller
Step Up All In
112 min – Drama | Music | Romance