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The Wharf Holiday Boat Parade Dec. 2

November 5, 2017

Been to The Wharf yet?


Check out DC's New SW Waterfront and kick off the winter season at the Holiday Boat Parade on December 2, 2017.  


The Wharf (Photo by: Judith Beermann) The Wharf

Sip hot cocoa and make s’mores at the fire pit. Visit the lighted Christmas Tree and enjoy other fun activities, including live music, skating on the ice rink and sampling winter drinks at the Waterfront Wine & Beer Garden.


Or register your boat for a magical night on the Potomac River, from the tip of Hains Point to the docks of The Wharf.


4:00 - 6:00 pm — Prelude activities throughout The Wharf

6:00 - 8:00 pm — Landside activities

7:00 pm — Boats arrive in the Washington Channel

8:00 pm — Fireworks Finale

8:00 -10:00 pm — Captain’s After Party

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Embassy of Sweden Hosts Kids Euro Festival Nov. 4

October 17, 2017

The Embassy of Sweden invites the whole family to participate in a day of creativity, imagination, and fun on November 4, 2017 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm in House of Sweden.


Enjoy theater workshops, crafts, and film screenings, swap toys with new friends and, of course, partake in a Swedish fika. Whether you join us for a few hours or for the whole day, come to play, perform, or take in a performance designed to engage kids and parents alike.


One of the highlights of the day is the children’s theater piece Guji Guji by the acclaimed Boulevard Teater performing group, which is based in Stockholm, Sweden and is on a United States tour. Based on the popular book by Chih Yuan Chen, Guji Guji is a tale about differences and similarities, love, friendship, and thinking for yourself.


With performances starting at 11:00 am and 2:00 pm, participants will have two opportunities to see Guji Guji at the House of Sweden.

Boulevard Teatern will also perform Guji Guji at other venues during the Kids Euro Festival.


Free admission. No registration required.


House of Sweden is located at 2900 K Street in Georgetown.

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Autumn at Rosewood

October 1, 2017

Rooftop Bar & Lounge (Photo by: Judith Beermann) Rooftop Bar & Lounge

Every season is special at Rosewood Washington, D.C., Georgetown’s luxury boutique hotel along the historic C&O Canal.


As evenings cool and leaves start to fall, check out the dramatic views of the Potomac River, Kennedy Center and Washington Monument from their Rooftop Bar & Lounge. Enjoy artisan cocktails, wine and artfully created bites as the sun sets across the city. 

Rooftop relaxation pool (Photo by: Judith Beermann) Rooftop relaxation pool

Or take a dip. For guests, there’s an indoor-outdoor infinity-style pool and cozy lounging nearby.


Looking for the perfect spot for brunch?


Showcasing the best of our area's cuisine, on Saturdays and Sundays with service beginning at 11:30 am, bring family and friends to the Weekend Brunch in The Grill Room.


Featuring favorites with an innovative spin, the menu includes Eggs Benedict with Black Forest ham, a half dozen oysters from nearby Chesapeake Bay, and spiced sugar doughnuts, a local D.C. staple.  


Light and healthy options include fresh green juice, watermelon salad, and avocado toast.

Rooftop bar (Photo by: Judith Beermann) Rooftop bar

Lounging on the rooftop (Photo by: Judith Beermann) Lounging on the rooftop

Rosewood Washington D.C. is located at 1050 31st Street in Georgetown.

Serving appetizers on the rooftop (Photo by: Judith Beermann) Serving appetizers on the rooftop
Autumn in the air (Photo by: Judith Beermann) Autumn in the air

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