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Washington DC Events - Top Things to Do this Weekend (April 18-21)

By April 17, 2014

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See a guide to the top events going on this weekend in the Washington, DC area, including Maryland and Northern Virginia.

  • Passover in Washington, DC - April 14-22, 2014. Find resources for celebrating the Jewish holiday in the Washington DC area, including kosher markets, restaurants, synagogues and more.

  • Filmfest DC - April 17-27, 2014. See a wide range of extraordinary new films from around the world at a variety of Washington, DC locations.

  • National Park Week - April 19-27, 2014. The National Park Service encourages everyone to enjoy the natural wonders found in parks across the country. Special activities will take place around the region.

  • Easter in Washington, DC - April 20, 2014. See a guide to celebrating the holiday in the nation's capital including the schedules and suggested venues for Easter brunch, Easter egg hunts, religious services and other special events.

  • White House Easter Egg Roll - April 21, 2014, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Bring the kids to hunt for Easter Eggs and visit with the Easter Bunny on the White House lawn. See also Easter Egg Hunts in Maryland and Virginia.

  • African American Family Celebration at the National Zoo - April 21, 2014, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. At this year's multicultural tradition, the Zoo will offer an Easter egg roll/hunt, crafts, live entertainment, a food bazaar, and more family-friendly fun. Talk with Smithsonian scientists, who will share their work with such African animals as the kori bustard, cheetah, gorilla, and gaboon viper.

  • DC Design House Tours - Through May 11, 2014. Washington, DC's premiere residential design showcase features a home renovated by the region's top interior designers. Tours are available and raise funds for Children's National Medical Center.

  • Smithsonian Jazz Appreciation Month - Throughout April 2014. Various locations. The Smithsonian celebrates jazz music with special talks, workshops, concerts and more.

More Upcoming Washington, DC Events
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