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Best Holiday Celebrations In Washington DC

It’s the very best time of year—a time to slow down, reflect and to appreciate life, family and friends. From beautiful lights, to carols, to performances and festivals, here are a few of the best upcoming celebrations.

12/02/2013

Judy Shepard, executive director of the Matthew Shepard Foundation and mother of hate crime victim Matthew Shepard, stands next to a photograph of the fence where Matthew was murdered, during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in 2007 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

D.C. Vigil Marks 15 Years Since Gay Student’s Death

A candlelight vigil in Washington will mark 15 years since the death of Matthew Shepard, a gay college student who was abducted and killed in Laramie, Wyo.

10/11/2013

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Best Haunted Places In Washington DC

Whether you believe these sightings or not, here are the places that keep D.C. haunted.

10/07/2013

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Government Shutdown Halts Ford’s Theatre Play

Ford’s Theatre has canceled performances of “The Laramie Project” because the theater must close during the government shutdown, but it will present two free performances at a nearby church.

10/02/2013

Ford's Theater may be the latest casualty of the government shutdown. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Government Shutdown May Halt ‘Laramie Project’ at Ford’s Theatre

Ford’s Theatre may have to postpone its run of “The Laramie Project” because the play is being forced out of the theater during the government shutdown.

10/02/2013

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D.C. Area Theaters Expand Program For Military Families

A program to offer free and discounted theater tickets, classes and other services for veterans and military families is expanding to 85 theaters in 33 states.

04/18/2013

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Best Shows To See On Valentine’s Day Weekend 2013 In Washington DC

Here are some shows that will make for a great night for you and your Valentine.

02/11/2013

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2013 Washington DC Spring Theater Preview

With musical theater, Shakespeare, new works and old classics, there is something theater for everyone to enjoy this spring in Washington.

01/28/2013

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Best Upcoming Theater Events In DC

These shows will take you through the motions and then some; you will laugh, think, cry, learn and burn calories.

07/16/2012

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Best Lesser-Known Historical Sites In DC

While the city’s most popular destinations, like the Washington Monument or the Jefferson Memorial, attract thousands of visitors each year, DC is home lesser-known historical sites that are just as interesting.

06/18/2012

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