Here are some of the events happening this weekend in the DMV
The National Cherry Blossom Parade
The 2013 National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade® is Saturday, April 13 from 10:00am to 12:00 noon, rain or shine. One of DC’s largest spectator events, the energy-filled Parade runs along Constitution Avenue from 7th to 17th streets, NW, and is televised live.
Paul Mooney & Ryan Leslie at the HOWARD THEATRE
Friday 7:30pm Paul Mooney
Sat 8pm Ryan Leslie
Click here for info
Hugh Masekela Friday Night at The Lisner
730 21st Street, NW
Washington, DC 20052
Free Financial Wellness Day
Join WHUR and Suntrust for a day of Free Financial Wellness. Saturday, April 13th 11am-1pm at Mount Ennon Baptist Church, Clinton Maryland! Click the Financial Wellness Day Banner on WHUR.com for information and get financially fit with 96.3 WHUR!
ArtFest 2013 in Arlington, VA
Workshops for kids and adults
Through Fri, April 12
Presented by Arlington Artists Alliance
11th annual week-long celebration of the visual arts includes an on-going art show and sale, demos, workshops, art talks, and a treasure hunt. Full schedule and workshop registration info at www.arlingtonartistsalliance.org.
Mary T. & Lizzy K. at The Arena Stage
Writer-director Tazewell Thompson stitches together an insider’s look at the unlikely friendship between First Lady Mary Todd Lincoln and her talented seamstress, the successful freed slave Elizabeth Keckly
ART HOP in Takoma Park, MD
On Saturday and Sunday, April 13-14, Art Hop Takoma will transform Old Takoma’s main street into a neighborhood arts district. The 4th annual Art Hop will showcase a variety of art including photography, jewelry and wearable art, paintings, sculptures, installations, and a plethora of collage and mixed media works. .
For more information: http://www.mainstreettakoma.org/