Press Releases

Georgetown French Market Returns April 29 – May 1

March 31, 2022

The 19th annual springtime open-air market will feature sidewalk sales from 25+ small businesses, food, strolling performers, and music.

Georgetown Announces Book Hill in Bloom Promotions Through April 17

March 21, 2022

More than 15 Georgetown small businesses are celebrating cherry blossom season with storefront decorations and specials, plus an outdoor letterpress demonstration & spectacular cherry tree gardens.

Love, Georgetown Celebrates Valentine’s Day with $14 Featured Items, Sweetheart Specials & More, Feb. 7 – 14

February 3, 2022

More than 35 Georgetown businesses are participating, offering shopping discounts, cooking classes, hotel packages, walking tours, craft workshops, a cat-cuddling party, and more.

Georgetown Announces ‘Merriment in Georgetown’ Holiday Programming

November 18, 2021

Festivities include gift guides, holiday market, neighborhood bonfire, DC’s largest outdoor ice skating rink, holiday lights competition, Georgetown cookie tour, 25 days of holiday cocktails, and more.

Georgetown Celebrates Small Business Saturday on Nov. 27

November 16, 2021

More than 35 retail shops and restaurants to offer in-store promotions, events and discounts to mark the beginning of the holiday season in Georgetown.

Georgetown French Market Returns October 1-3

September 14, 2021

18th annual outdoor market will feature sidewalk sales, French fare, music & street performers, with extended sidewalks for a more comfortable experience.

GLOW Summer Installations Announced, Transforming Georgetown’s Alleys July 16 – Sept. 26

July 8, 2021

Three commissioned works from local artists will be on display during the Georgetown BID’s free outdoor public art experience, also to feature walking tours and artist talks.

New Georgetown Decks Pilot Installed, Transforming Outdoor Experience in Georgetown’s Commercial District

July 1, 2021

Narrow sidewalks? Not anymore. The program is the first of its kind in DC, offering more space in Georgetown to support new outdoor dining and future event programming, and create a livelier and more inviting pedestrian zone.

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