Country music group Alabama and singers Hunter Hayes, Nicole Scherzinger and Meghan Linsey from “The Voice” are joining the lineup for the Independence Day celebration on the National Mall, along with headliner Barry Manilow.
District of Columbia officials are launching a new Circulator bus route with stops at tourist sites along the National Mall.
An annual memorial day tradition in the District is the PBS Memorial Day Concert on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol — a star-studded event with dramatic readings and documentary footage, and special guests from screen and stage.
The roar of motorcycle engines filled the air in the nation’s capital on Sunday as thousands of bikers saluted military veterans with the Rolling Thunder “Ride for Freedom.”
A group working to raise money to improve the National Mall plans to launch a new music festival this year in Washington to help raise funds for the restoration effort.
A daylong Earth Day concert had R&B star Usher dancing on crutches Saturday on the National Mall to rally thousands for political action to confront climate change and poverty.
Smithsonian officials are quietly working to reopen one of the oldest buildings on the National Mall that’s been shuttered for a decade.
Usher, Mary J. Blige, No Doubt, Common and Train are scheduled to headline an Earth Day rally and concert on the National Mall, hosted by will.i.am and Soledad O’Brien.
District of Columbia police say a man’s body was recovered from the water near the Tidal Basin this weekend.
Washington’s famous cherry blossoms have hit peak bloom for this weekend’s National Cherry Blossom Festival.