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General   •   May 25, 2022

The 20-mile bike loop that passes through Rock Creek Park and Georgetown was highlighted as the best in the city, converging with the Capital Crescent Trail and C&O Canal Towpath.

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General   •   May 20, 2022

Book your one-hour guided historical tour along the first mile of the Canal, and learn about its fascinating history, technology and culture - and the surprising stories of the people who lived, worked and played here over the past two centuries.

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General   •   May 20, 2022

Gallery Article 15 recently opened at 1624 Wisconsin Ave NW, featuring contemporary Congolese art. Owner Elizabeth Jaffee works directly with established, mid-career, and emerging Congolese contemporary artists.

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General   •   May 20, 2022

Free and open to the public, the six-week series will feature “Fan Favorites” on Tuesday nights from August 2 – September 6.

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General   •   May 11, 2022

The Georgetown BID sponsors a pit stop in Georgetown Waterfront Park where commuters can enjoy free refreshments, and bicycle-themed giveaways and services.

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General   •   May 11, 2022

Meet antiquarian booksellers from across the country beginning Friday from 6 pm - 8 pm, when you'll have first access to the books on sale, plus wine, beer, special literary-themed cocktails, canapes, and musical entertainment.

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General   •   May 11, 2022

Galleries, shops, restaurants and non-profits in the charming Book Hill section of Wisconsin Avenue will open their doors to celebrate creativity, community, and Shop Small Georgetown week.

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General   •   May 9, 2022

Voices of Zion focuses on the 19th century history of Georgetown and layers the stories of several key figures whose experiences illustrate the complexities of Georgetown history - a community comprised of enslaved and freed men and women, who at times were living, working, and worshipping together.

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General   •   May 5, 2022

Olivia Macaron's Mother's Day Box is available for pick-up until Sunday and features bright, bouquet-inspired macaron flavors, from honey lavender, to mint chocolate, and custom-printed raspberry and rose. If you really want to buy Mom's love, splurge with a three-course brunch at Fiola Mare that includes bottomless bubbles and a complimentary pastry basket.

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