Labor Day weekend events in the DMV


Events are happening across the DMV for the holiday weekend. Here are all the details.

WASHINGTON – Festive events are taking place in the DMV for locals and visitors looking to unwind this Labor Day. Here’s a look at the celebrations that start on Saturday, Sunday or Monday.

Note: The deadly Delta variant still spreads through the DMV. Consider reading the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s advice for large and small events before attending.

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50th Annual Labor Day Art Show at Glen Echo Park

7300 MacArthur Boulevard, Glen Echo, Maryland

One of the region’s largest art exhibitions will be held in the historic Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park.

The 50th Annual Labor Day Art Exhibition this year will feature more than 600 works of art by more than 200 artists, and will include sculptures, paintings, ceramics, glass, jewelry, photographs, furniture and more.

The show takes place from Saturday September 4 to Monday September 6, 2021, from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Free entry.

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Celebrate Party in Rosé

165 Waterfront Street, National Harbor, MD 20745

Event organizers expect thousands to gather on Saturday and Sunday for DC’s second annual event at National Harbor.

Organizers are asking attendees to don their best pink and white outfits during the event, for “Two full days of non-stop fun, photo opportunities worthy of sharing and rosé wine, champagne and cocktails “.

The event will also feature music lineup including Lupe Fiasco, Estelle, DJ Jazzy Jeff, Marian Hill, BJ The Chicago Kid, and more.

The event will take place on Saturday, September 4 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday, September 5 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tickets start at $ 70.

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1309 5th St NE, Washington, DC 20002

Green Body brand to host first-ever GBB VegFest on Saturday at Union Market in DC

Attendees can enjoy music from a local vegan DJ, a vegan fashion show, vegan crafts, food, cocktails, and experts who can help educate vegans and the veg-curious. The event will also include activities including a vegan cooking demonstration, yoga classes, prizes, giveaways and an activity zone for kids. There will also be a lineup of guest vegan speakers.

According to organizers, DC has one of the largest per capita vegan communities in the United States.

They continued in a statement via a press release, “DC area vegans and forward-thinking consumers crave more options for products, clothing, food and connections to fuel their interest. growing for the planet-friendly options and align with their values. The GBB VegFest will help meet growing interest and needs with an event that features all things vegan. ”

The event will run from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, September 4. Free entry.

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155 Gibbs Street, Rockville, Maryland

Festival goers at the 9th Annual Rockville Arts Festival will discover a diverse group of 140 artists from 22 states working in ceramics, designs, fiber, glass, graphics, jewelry, metalwork, paintings, photography, printmaking, sculpture, wood and mixed media. They will also be able to shop and dine at retailers and restaurants in Rockville Town Square.

Throughout the weekend, VisArts will transform the streets surrounding Rockville Town Square into a bustling outdoor gallery filled with fine arts and crafts, live music, outdoor ceramics and painting demonstrations, and artisan foods. .

The event will run from Saturday, September 4 to Sunday, September 5, 2021 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Rockville Town Square. Free entry.

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Fort Washington, Maryland 20744

The Guinness-certified “World’s Biggest Bounce House” swells this weekend in Washington, DC for two weekends in September. The event features family hours and special adult-only bounces.

The event will feature a 13,000 square foot rebound room, an all new custom sports arena and much more.

The event lasts from Friday September 3 to Monday September 6 and from Friday September 10 to Sunday September 12. Tickets vary depending on the participant’s age, time and date, but appear to range between $ 19 and $ 40.

Arlington Labor Day Weekend Festival of the Arts

Arlington 3003 boul. Washington

Visitors to the Arlington event will have the opportunity to experience original artwork handmade in the United States in all mediums, event organizers said.

“HAE’s careful vetting process ensures that the finest and most diverse offerings of sculpture, pottery, jewelry, photography, mixed media, painting and more will be available to meet the most artistic tastes. demanding. “

The event will last from Saturday September 4 to Sunday September 5, 2021 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free entry.

Learn more by clicking here.

2021 DC Jazzfest at the wharf

The event will feature over 20 concerts, interviews and “exclusive events featuring international superstars and local talent”. Organizers also shared that visitors can enjoy the “waterfront destination with restaurants, shops and stunning views.”

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