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A crowd of zombies marching through Silver Spirng. (Photo: Bill O'Leary/Washington Post)

Weekend Guide

Have a Ghoulish Weekend in the DMV It is Halloween weekend in the DMV, and there are plenty of spooky and not so ghoulish events to fill your pumpkin. Start with Fright Fest at Six Flags America, dance the night away at Night of the Living Zoo or take the kids to Hilloween at
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A jouster falling off his horse. (Photo: Maryland Renaissance Festival)

Weekend Guide

Fall Activities Fill the DMV This Weekend Fall is in the air this weekend, and there are plenty of fall activities in the DMV. It is the last weekend for the Maryland Renaissance Festival, so if you haven’t been there yet, this is your last chance! Other fall activities include
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The Viking ship Draken Harald Hårfagre sailing past a cliff. (Photo Viking Nilsson):

Weekend Guide

Viking Ship Sails into the DMV This Weekend There are plenty of activities on tap this weekend in the DMV, and it looks like Mother Nature will cooperate with temperatures in the mid-70s to low-80s and little chance of rain. On Friday, a Viking ship sails into the Washington
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