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Fireworks burst in air behind the Capitol and Washington Monument as thousands enjoyed Independence Day celebrations on the National Mall. (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Thousands Celebrate Fourth Of July On National Mall

Visitors enjoyed music performances from Patti LaBelle, Jordin Sparks and John Williams before the fireworks display under a clear sky.

07/04/2014

File photo of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival on the National Mall (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Smithsonian Folklife Festival to Remain on National Mall

The National Park Service says it has reached an agreement with the Smithsonian Institution to keep the annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival on the National Mall.

06/25/2014

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Best Summer 2014 Craft Fairs in Washington, D.C.

Summer is full of backyard barbecues, road trips and — for art lovers — craft fairs. Here’s an update on a few upcoming events that will feed the artist in you.

06/02/2014

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Five Reasons to Visit D.C. this Summer

Make this year a summer to remember by checking out one of these five reasons to visit the nation’s capital.

05/10/2014

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Best 2014 Summer Festivals in Washington, D.C.

Here are some great festivals coming to the District this summer. Get out to enjoy each one.

04/21/2014

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Best 4th Of July Parties In Washington DC

Here are some of the best parties around Washington DC to celebrate our nation’s Declaration of Independence.

06/20/2013

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Smithsonian Marks 150th Anniversary Of Land-Grant Colleges Creation Signed By Lincoln

In the midst of an all-consuming Civil War 150 years ago, Congress was able to pass legislation that would transform higher education.

07/06/2012

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Folklife Festival Offers Evening Concerts On Mall

This year’s Smithsonian Folklife Festival is featuring a series of evening concerts on the National Mall, beginning with a group from West Virginia University.

06/25/2012

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Best Upcoming Art Festivals In The DC Area

Whether you love art, music, theater or dancing, expand your cultural and artistic horizons and check out one of these upcoming art festivals in the D.C. area.

04/02/2012

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