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A group of people on a walking tour gathered around the guide. (Photo: Tourism D.C.)

Weekend Guide

Hurricane Florence Can’t Stop the Fun While it appears the DMV has dodged the brunt of Hurricane Florence, the area is still expecting a weekend full of rain. Earlier in the week, with forecasters still thinking the area might get hit worse than now expected, many events either
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The Maryland Renaissance Festival returns outside Annapolis this weekend with King Henry VIII, his court and jousting. (Photo: Donna Headlee)

Weekend Guide

Say Goodbye to Summer This Weekend Summer is coming to an end, as are the weekly Jazz in the Garden and the Friday night concert series at Yards Park. But back-to-school and the arrival of fall also means the return of the Maryland Renaissance Festival, which begins on Saturday.
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Alexandria's Birthday Celebration on July 7 concludes with fireworks set off from a barge in the Potomac River. (Photo: Victor Wolansky Photography)

Weekend Guide

Continue Your Holiday Celebration With Independence Day in the middle of the week, you get two weekends to celebrate the holiday. This is your last weekend to visit the Smithsonian Folklife Festival on the National Mall until next summer, and both Laurel and Alexandria host their
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