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The gegants (giants) from Catalonia lead a process across the National Mall. Created in 1977 by the Casa Ingenio studio, these giants represent a queen and a king named after Oliana’s patron saints, St. Andrew and the Virgin of Angels (Photo: Daniel Martinez Gonzales/Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives)

Weekend Guide

It Is Going to Be Hot This Weekend It is going to be a scorcher this pre-July 4th weekend with temperatures in the upper 90s Saturday and Sunday and on into Monday with no rain in sight. If you are going to be out at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival on the National Mall or the
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The National Capital Barbecue Battles returns to Pennsylvania Avenue this Saturday and Sunday. (Photo; National Capital Barbecue Battle)

Weekend Guide

Enjoy the First Weekend of Summer It is the first weekend of summer! Don’t let Saturday’s thunderstorms rain on your parade. Grab an umbrella and brave the outdoors or stay in and celebrate the solstice with activities across the DMV. On Metro, the Arlington Cemetery station will
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Hamiltonis playing at the Kennedy Center through Sept. 16. (Photo: Joan Marcus)

Weekend Guide

Treat Dad to Some Fun This Weekend It is Father’s Day weekend, and there are plenty of things to do with Dad to show him how much you love him. Take him to brunch Sunday on the field at Nationals Park or treat him to a performance of Hamilton. You can also treat him to free jazz
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