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Rachel Cooper

Updated Articles and Resources

By Rachel Cooper

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Top 10 Things to Do and See in Alexandria, VA Created: Wednesday, September 16, 2009 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      Alexandria, VA is a quaint historic town in Northern Virginia with a wide variety of attractions and things to do. The following guide provides tips on activities for the whole family highlighting...
    • Screen on the Green 2014 in Washington DC Created: Wednesday, July 14, 2004 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      Washington DC Presents Screen on the Green 2014, Free Outdoor Movies at the National Mall
    • Corn Mazes in Maryland and Virginia Created: Wednesday, September 27, 2006 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      Find Corn Mazes in Maryland and Virginia, near Washington, DC, Corn Mazes, fall farm festivals, corn mazes within a short drive from the Washington, DC area.
    • Top 10 Things to Do and See in Annapolis, Maryland Created: Thursday, March 31, 2011 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      See a guide to the top things to do in Annapolis, MD including information on museums, historic sites, shopping, restaurants, special events and more.
    • Washington DC Charities Created: Thursday, December 10, 2009 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      See a guide to the top charities that serve the Washington DC area including charitable organizations in the suburbs of Maryland and Northern Virginia.
    • Heat and Humidity (Coping with DC's Summer Weather) Created: Thursday, July 05, 2007 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Learn about the symptoms of heat related illnesses and tips for coping with the summer heat and humidity in Washington, DC.
    • Montgomery County Farm Tour – Montgomery County, MD Created: Wednesday, June 24, 2009 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      The Montgomery County Farm Tour celebrates agricultural heritage, promotes local farms and provides the opportunity to indulge in seasonal foods.
    • Easter Egg Hunts in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia Created: Thursday, March 23, 2006 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Looking for a good Easter egg hunt in or around Washington, DC? Family Easter fun can be found in the city and around the region in Maryland and Virginia.
    • Leesburg, Virginia Created: Monday, April 14, 2008 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Leesburg, Virginia, the county seat of Loudoun County, learn about Leesburg Virginia attractions, events, hotels, community information and more.
    • Northern Virginia Brewfest 2014 Created: Monday, April 21, 2008 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Northern Virginia BrewFest, a Virginia beer festival with food, live music and children’s activities. See information about the Summer and Fall events.
    • Epicurience Virginia: A Wine & Food Festival in Loudoun County, VA Created: Wednesday, August 21, 2013 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Epicurience Virginia is a food and wine festival held on Labor Day weekend at multiple venues throughout Loudoun County, Virginia. See the schedule.
    • Morven Park (Mansion, Museums & Events) in Leesburg, VA Created: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      See a guide to Morven Park, an estate located in Leesburg, Virginia with historic gardens, sports fields, museums, a Civil War site and hiking trails.
    • Presidential Turkey Pardon Created: Wednesday, October 14, 2009 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Each year the U.S. President formally pardons a turkey and spares it from ending up on the Thanksgiving table. See photos and learn more.
    • Top 10 Things to Do in the Washington, DC Capital Region Created: Friday, December 19, 2008 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      See a guide to the top 10 things to do in the Washington DC Capital Region. Learn about visiting Washington DC, the Smithsonian, the National Mall and more
    • Charity Walks in the Washington, DC Area Created: Saturday, February 25, 2006 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Charity Walks are a wonderful way to improve your own health and raise money for worthwhile Washington, DC area charities at the same time. See the schedule of walks held each spring.
    • August 2014 Festivals and Events in the Washington, DC Area Created: Monday, June 05, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Find festivals and special events in August in the Washington, DC area, find dates and schedules of events in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia
    • 15 Hotels with Outdoor Swimming Pools in Washington DC Created: Wednesday, June 06, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      See a guide to outdoor swimming pools at Washington DC hotels. Lounge poolside and cool off during the summer months.
    • Valentines Day Concerts in the Washington DC Area Created: Wednesday, January 08, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Want to do something different to celebrate Valentines Day in Washington DC? Attend a concert and listen to love songs with your sweetheart.
    • Georgetown’s French Market in Washington DC Created: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Georgetown's Annual French Market returns to the charming Book Hill neighborhood on upper Wisconsin Ave, between P Street and Reservoir Road, NW Washington DC,
    • National Park Week 2015 in Washington DC Created: Wednesday, April 02, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      National Park Week is an annual week for celebration of America's National Parks. Enjoy a variety of activities and learn about Washington DC's parks.
    • Redskins Training Camp 2014 (Schedule, Map, Directions) Created: Monday, July 21, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Redskins Training Camp is held each July/August, fans are invited to see their favorite players and support the Washington Redskins for the coming year.
    • Fishing in Maryland (Licensing, Places to Fish & More) Created: Thursday, April 12, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Learn the basic things you need to know about fishing in the state of Maryland, learn about fishing licenses, regulations, places to fish, and more.
    • National Gallery of Art (Visiting Tips, Programs & More) Created: Tuesday, August 30, 2005 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Learn about the National Gallery of Art, the largest art museum in Washington, DC. See visiting tips, location, hours, family programs and more.
    • Trump International Hotel - Washington, DC Created: Monday, June 17, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Learn about the Trump International Hotel in Washington DC, the redevelopment project of the Old Post Office Pavilion into a luxury hotel
    • Dumbarton House - A Georgetown Historic House Museum Created: Wednesday, August 18, 2004 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Dumbarton House, a historic house museum of the colonial period in Georgetown in Washington DC. Dumbarton Oaks guided tours, hours, and more.
    • Parking Near the Washington Convention Center Created: Thursday, January 06, 2011 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      There are more than 3,000 parking spaces within a three block radius of the Washington DC Convention Center. Find parking lots and parking garages.
    • ShopHouse Southeast Asian Kitchen - Washington DC Created: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      Read about ShopHouse, a fast-food Asian restaurant by the owners of Chipotle, featuring made-to-order dishes of Vietnam, Malaysia, and Singapore.
    • Washington DC Events - Top Things to Do This Weekend Created: Thursday, June 05, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      See a guide to the top things to do this weekend in the Washington, DC area, including Maryland and Northern Virginia. This page is updated each week.
    • Alexandria Restaurant Week 2014 Created: Thursday, December 17, 2009 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      During Alexandria Restaurant Week more than 60 restaurants offer special menus and pricing. Restaurant Week is a great time to try a new restaurant.
    • Carter Barron Amphitheatre Created: Thursday, June 07, 2007 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      Learn about concerts at Carter Barron Amphitheatre, an outdoor venue in Rock Creek Park in Washington, DC. See the schedule and visiting details.
    • DC Curfew Law – The Juvenile Curfew Act Created: Friday, March 12, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      DC has a curfew. Learn about the hours, exemptions and more. The Juvenile Curfew Act of 1995 was enacted to keep minors safe and out of trouble in DC.
    • Comcast Outdoor Film Festival - Rockville, Maryland Created: Sunday, July 24, 2005 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      The Comcast Outdoor Film Festival is a free drive-in movie experience for the whole family in Rockville, MD with concessions raising funds for NIH.

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