May DMV Events & Festivals

Happy May!!


Calendar of May festivals and events in DC

I am really  interested in the following {click on names for details}:

Passport DC – Open Houses at Washington, DC Embassies
Throughout May. The multi-cultural event, sponsored by Cultural Tourism DC, features a wide range of performances, talks, and exhibits at DC’s foreign embassies.

Bethesda Fine Arts Festival
May 10-11, 2014. See the works of 140 contemporary artists and enjoy live entertainment, children’s activities and downtown Bethesda restaurants.

Grand Opening of National Harbor’s Capital Wheel
Date to be announced. The Observation Ferris Wheel will soar 175 feet above the Potomac River waterfront providing spectacular views of the Washington DC area. { I am really EXCITED about this!}

Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival
May 16-18, 2014. Reston Town Center, Reston, VA. See artwork by more than 200 painters, sculptors, fine-crafters and jewelers. Also enjoy musical performances, festive foods, beer garden, and artist demonstrations.

National Asian Heritage Festival
May 17, 2014, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month with an Asian street fair in the heart of DC. Enjoy live entertainment and interactive displays.

Gaithersburg Book Festival
May 17, 2014, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Gaithersburg, Maryland. The annual festival features 100 best-selling and award-winning authors who will participate in panel discussions and book signings throughout the day. Other activities include interactive writing workshops, a Children’s Village, musical entertainment and more.

Beyond the Garden Gates Garden Tour
May 17-18, 2014. Frederick, Maryland. Enjoy a self-guided tour through some of the area’s most beautiful public and private properties.

May is looking bright in the DMV 🙂

~Amma Mama

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