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Don't Miss The Georgetown House Tour April 26

April 16, 2014

On the 2014 Georgetown House Tour (Photo by: David Sloane) On the 2014 Georgetown House Tour

The Georgetown House Tour, celebrating its 83rd year, is Saturday, April 26th from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.

The cost per person is $50 until April 24th, and $55 thereafter (including the day of the tour). Visit Georgetown House Tour to purchase tickets.  Tickets may also be purchased the day of the tour at St. John’s Georgetown, located at 3240 O Street, NW, Washington DC 20007.

Tickets will not be sold at the homes on the tour.

The tour will also include the not-to-be-missed Parish Tea in Blake Hall at the historic St. John's. In long-standing tradition, this lovely tea features homemade tea sandwiches and sweets. Ticketholders may walk in at any time between 2:00 and 5:00 pm to delight in what the house tour volunteers are serving.

Proceeds from this event will benefit the outreach programs of St. John’s Church. 

 

 

 


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2014 Georgetown House Tour April 26

April 8, 2014

This year’s tour will take place on April 26, 2014 and will feature a number of Georgetown’s most beautiful homes and their impressive gardens. Every home on the Tour will be open from 11:00 am. until 5:00 pm. Houses are arranged for easy walking at your own pace taken in the order you prefer. Your ticket price includes a House Tour Magazine full of useful information including a map of the houses which will make it possible to set your own route.

Be sure to mark your calendars for the Patron’s Party on April 23, 2014 as well.  Also included in your ticket price is a not-to-be-missed Parish Tea in Blake Hall at historic St. John’s Church, at 3240 O Street, N.W.  Following an 83-year tradition,this lovely tea features homemade tea sandwiches and sweets. You may walk in at any time between 2:00 pm. and 5:00 pm. to delight in what the parish volunteers are serving!

For additional information, call the Georgetown House Tour information line at 202.338.2287, or St. John's Church at 202.338.1796.


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Will Muriel Bowser be D.C.'s Next Mayor?

April 1, 2014

Ward 4 Councilmember Muriel Bowser won the democratic nomination for D.C. mayor Tuesday, defeating incumbent Vincent Gray.

In May of 2012, The Georgetown Dish conducted a poll asking readers 'Who Should be D.C.'s Next Mayor?' Muriel Bowser received 69% of the votes.


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