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2016 Dumbarton Concert Series Kicks Off

January 7, 2016

The Dumbarton Concert series kicks off the 2016 year with Steven Beck performing J.S.Bach’s Goldberg Variations on Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 8:00 pm.  The series continues on Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 8:00 pm with Trio Con Brio of Copenhagen.  

Later in the month, on Saturday, January 30, 2016, at 8:00 pm, Trio Con Brio Copenhagen – formed by Soo-Jin on violin, her sister Soo-Kyung on cello, and Danish performer, Jens Elvekjaer, on piano – performs a program featuring Tchaikovsky’s Piano Trio in A minor, Ravel’s Piano Trio in A minor, and Per Norgard’s Nordic “Spell”.

The Dumbarton Concerts series is now in its 38th season of concerts in the United Methodist Church at 3133 Dumbarton Street in Georgetown.

Subscription packages and tickets are available online at or by calling 202.965.2000 ext 100.

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4th Annual Georgetown Holiday Window Competition

December 7, 2015

It's time for Georgetown’s 4th Annual Holiday Window Competition! Fourteen Georgetown merchants--mainly small and regional businesses--square off in a friendly competition to win top holiday decor honors.

Vote for your favorite store window by "liking" its photo--choose just one! The winner is crowned on December 21, the day after #GeorgetownGLOW comes to a close.

So be sure to shop these local stores and view the windows in-person this season and during GLOW!

Georgetown GLOW is December 11-20 ( May the best window win! #ShopSmall

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Breakfast with Santa at Volta Park Dec. 6

November 17, 2015

Come take photos with the DC area's best-looking Santa at Volta Park on Sunday, Decemberth from 10 am to 12 pm. Enjoy crafts, coffee, food, music and fun. 

Arrive early to see Santa's magical sleigh. 

Festivities will be held on the playground.  This event is free.

Volta Park Playground is located at 1555 34th Street in Georgetown.


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