WISH Newsletter: Things to Do | September
H Street Festival Sept. 19, noon-6 pm
The festival includes musical and dance performances, children’s activities, crafts, international foods and more.
Union Station Metro
3rd Annual Celebrate Logan – A Taste of 14th Sept. 19, 3-6pm.
Celebrating all the food, flavor, and fun or the greater Logan Circle neighborhood, join with over 15 presenting restaurants as you taste your way through 14th street. Guests enjoy complimentary signature food and drinks during this 3-hr self-guided restaurant tour. Tickets start at $37 and are on sale NOW at www.celebratelogan.org. All ticket proceeds benefit N Street Village, a community of empowerment and recovery for homeless and low-income women in Washington, D.C.
Shaw-Howard U Metro
King Street Art Festival Sept. 19, 10:00 am-7:00 pm & Sept. 20, 10:00 am-5:00pm
Always dedicated to its incredible arts and culture, Alexandria will welcome back the 12th annual King Street Art Festival this fall, which transforms the city’s historic main street into a world-class outdoor art gallery. Festival booths line King Street between Washington and Union streets, featuring over six blocks of artwork by more than 200 artists from the US and abroad.
King Street Metro
Fiesta Musical at the National Zoo Sept. 21, 11 am-5 pm
Enjoy a celebration of Latin American culture and wildlife through a variety of family-oriented activities, live music and dance, special keeper talks, and a Latin American food court.
Woodley Park-Zoo/Adams Morgan Metro
Papal Parade Sept. 23, 11am
The parade will begin around 11:00 a.m. and is free and open to the public on a first-come first-serve basis. However, spectators will need to pass through security, with gates opening for the Ellipse and the National Mall at 4:00 a.m. on September 23 and closing at 10:00 a.m. No one will be admitted into the area after that point in time. No food or drink may be brought in from the outside, but concessions will be available for purchase. Once inside the perimeter, attendees will not be allowed to leave and re-enter until the Holy Father’s Popemobile parade is complete.
The Breakfast Club Day Party Sept. 26, 3-9pm
Located at Barcode 1101 17th NW. Represent your Greek Organization by wearing your colors. There will be DJs, and you can enjoy an outdoor patio, hookah, a full menu, and bottle service.
Farragut North Metro
Poetry & Prose Open Mic Sept. 27, 2:00-4:00pm
Sign-up for readers begins at 1:30, and the reading starts at 2:00pm. The reading will be followed by a reception. Located at The Writer’s Center, 4508 Walsh Street, Bethesda, MD 20815