After living through a year full of challenges, we deserve to get out (safely) and be a part of the arts, culture and community that makes DC special.
Here are our top picks of events to enjoy this Labor Day Weekend.
Friday, September 3: Watch a Movie Under the Stars
Spend a night at The Drive in At Union Market. This Friday they are screening the highly acclaimed, feel-good romantic comedy Crazy Rich Asians. No car? No problem. Grab a blanket, a lawn chair and head on down. Get your tickets here.
Location: 1309 5th Street NE Washington, DC 20002
Time: 7:30pm - 10:30pm
Cost: $20 per car
Saturday, September 4: Go on a Family Bicycling Adventure
Embark on an urban bicycling adventure with the whole family. Family Bike Fest is an awesome and inclusive event that everyone can participate in. Enjoy riding around the District, free Kona Ice, have your bike tuned up by a real professional and even test ride the latest and greatest cycles on the market!
Location: Alethia Tanner Park, 227 Harry Thomas Way NE, Washington, DC 20002
Time: 9:30am - 12:00pm
All Weekend Long
September 3-5: DC JazzFest
DC JazzFest is not just a music festival - it is a diverse and immersive experience that celebrates a deeply rooted, American art form - Jazz Music. Enjoy performances from some of the genre's biggest names as well as influential up and coming artists from the comfort of your home or head out to the Wharf to take in live performances. Get your tickets here.
Location: Recreation Pier at The Wharf, 1001 7th St SW, Washington, DC 20024
Time: 12:30pm - Close
September 3-5: Eat a Sandwich and Do Some Good
Near the Wharf? Visit the pop-up sandwich shop, Belly Full at Gracie Gracie. When you do, 100% of the proceeds will go to helping Afghan refugee families via Kind Works. You can learn more about their efforts here.
Location: Gracie Gracie, 85 District Sq SW, Washington, DC 20024
Time: 11:00 am - 11:00pm
Cost: Less than $15 a sandwich
We hope to see you there!