This Weekend: A Taste of Fall

This weekend has food, screams and more in store! Check out my top picks:

Scream City DC

Friday, October 2, 2015

screamcitydcScream City DC opens this week and will run through the end of October. Be prepared for Hollywood-level production in a fully enclosed structure at the RFK Stadium parking lot.

Highlights include 2 ‘terror zones’ and intense fright! Concessions are available onsite for purchase. Attractions are smoke and alcohol-free. 

Tickets start at $30. Get more info here.

 

DC Oktoberfest Weekend Celebration

Friday, October 2 – Sunday, October 4, 2015

OktoberfestDC’s Oktoberfest celebration concludes at the Wunder Garten in the NoMa. Highlights include traditional Bavarian musicians, games and activities, and, of course, plenty of beer!

Wunder Garten will sell a variety of Oktoberfest beers from Germany and regional breweries.

Tickets start at $10. Get more info here.

Party in the Garden

Friday, October 2, 2015  

partyingardenCelebrate the colors of fall at Enid A. Haupt Garden at the Smithsonian’s fabled Castle. Explore the garden on a guided tour, dance to the sounds of premier DJs, and raise a toast with brews in the pop-up beer garden.

Tickets start at $25. Special features for VIP ticket-holders include early exclusive access to the event from 7 to 8 pm; an open bar featuring beer, wine, and specialty cocktails; and small bites.

Get more info here.

Race for Every Child

Saturday, October 3, 2015

raceforeveryThe Children’s National Health System will host their 3rd annual Race for Every Child at Freedom Plaza. The community-oriented event raises funds to ensure that every child treated within the system can receive the same level of world-class service and expert care.

The event includes a USATF-certified 5K course for runners and walkers, Kids’ Dash for children ages 3 to 10, awards ceremony for top finishers, live entertainment, fitness activities, face painting, balloon art, food trucks, and more!

Get more info here.

Taste of Georgetown 

Saturday, October 3, 2015

tasteofgtownTaste of Georgetown will celebrate its 22nd year with over 30 of the neighborhood’s best restaurants and an expansive Craft Beer and Wine Garden.

This foodie event takes place in the heart of Georgetown, on K Street NW, between Wisconsin Avenue and Thomas Jefferson Street and along the scenic Georgetown Waterfront.

Tickets are $5 for one tasting or $20 for five tastings (online presale only); Craft Beer and Wine Garden tickets are $4 for one tasting or $10 for three (also available day-of).  

Get more info here.

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