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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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Georgetown Christmas Market Nov 6 & 7

November 2, 2015

Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School's Esprit de Noel: A Christmas Market will take place Friday, November 6th from 11:00 am - 9:00 pm and Saturday, November 7th from 10:00 am - 4 pm.

Mark your calendars for the 45th year of this wonderful Georgetown tradition and just in time to get you into the holiday spirit. With a marketplace offering over 50 specialty boutiques, Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School's Esprit de Noel is not to be missed!  

Enjoy The Snackery's grilled food, treats from local food trucks and sweets from The Bake Shop. Stroll through Attic Treasures and the Used Books Sale. Bid on beautiful Silent Auction items and baskets, perfect for holiday giving. Don't forget to buy a ticket for the car raffle drawing of a 2016 Ford Escape!

This event is open to everyone and admission is free. There is plenty of free parking on campus.

Georgetown Visitation Prepartory School is located at 1524 35th Street in Georgetown.


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