The weather is slowly warming up and we are itching to get out! Here is a short list of some of the fun options available for DC/MD/VA locals…
Saturday’s 10-11am The Feminine Side of the Tavern Tour – Alexandria, VA Gadsby tavern. During Women’s History Month, discover the many roles women played in tavern life. This tour challenges assumptions about a woman’s role in the 18th century and how women intersected with the tavern, a place commonly assumed to be just for men.
3/30 Kite Flight – Delaplane. Bring your kite to Three Fox vineyards for a kite flying competition 1-3pm. Prizes awarded!
4/3 – 4/6 Cherry Blossoms Peak Bloom Tidal Basin – Provided there’s no significant environmental hiccups, cherry blossoms are projected to be at peak bloom this week. Get out there early to (attempt) to avoid the crowds!
Looking for more? Check out Northern Virginia Magazine’s list of 62 things to do in March!
Saint Patrick’s Day events around the area:
3/16 Luck of the Irish Pub Crawl – Arlington. If you’re looking for the crowds and St. Patrick’s day festivities, this might be it!
3/16 Four Courts 4 Miler – Arlington. get a good run in before you grab a pint (or two) this weekend! Live music and Irish dancers at the after party.
3/17 Ireland’s 4 Provinces St. Paddy’s Day – Falls Church. Music and food throughout the day. Reservations required for the set menu lunch and dinner seatings.
3/11-3/17 Paddy Barry’s Irish Pub & Restaurant – Tyson’s Corner. St. Patrick’s festivities all week long. Check website for info.
3/17 The Auld Shabeen – Fairfax. Just a great place to grab a pint. Like any other Irish pub, this place gets packed on St. Paddy’s Day!