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Out of Many, One: Celebrating Diversity on the National Mall

Saturday, October 4th, 2014
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When viewed from above ground, Jorge Rodríguez-Gerada’s Out of Many, One, is staggering. The latest in Rodríguez-Gerada’s “facescapes,” or oversized portraits that are visible from

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Women’s Equality Day – Celebrating the Vote
And Campaigning for a History Museum on the Mall

Monday, August 26th, 2013
by on Living Around

Women in the United States were granted the right to vote on August 26, 1920, when the 19th Amendment to the Constitution was certified. To

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March on Washington

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the
March on Washington for Civil Rights

Saturday, August 24th, 2013
by on Living Around

August 28, 2013, will mark the 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s legendary march on Washington for Civil Rights. In light of this historic

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Independence Day in Our Nation’s Capital

Saturday, June 29th, 2013
by on Living Around

Looking for ways to spend your 4th of July weekend? Here are a few suggestions. America’s National Independence Day Parade Always a show-stopper this parade

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Ball On the Mall: Dancing By The Monuments

Monday, May 6th, 2013
by on Living Around

On Saturday May 4, the fifth annual “Ball On the Mall” celebration was held at Madison Drive and 13th Avenue in a huge white tent

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Cherry Blossoms Getting Ready for Their Close Up

Monday, April 8th, 2013
by on Living Around

The unseasonably cold weather has delayed one of D.C.’s grandest shows – the cherry blossoms around the Tidal Basin. Tourists, however, remain undaunted, thousands pouring

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The Star-Spangled Banner Trail—
Take a Walk Through America’s History

Thursday, August 9th, 2012
by on Living Around

Looking for a new source of education and history in D.C.? Tourists, bikers, residents, hikers and history lovers, look no further, the Star-Spangled Banner National

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The Folklife Festival—Traditions on the Mall

Monday, July 2nd, 2012
by on Living Around

Everyone has traditions. You may have a family tradition where you play charades at every holiday, or burn the turkey every Thanksgiving. But have you

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