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5 Reasons to Attend a Washington Capitals Hockey Game

Attending a Washington Capitals game is a time-honored tradition in DC's Penn Quarter/Chinatown neighborhood . Thousands of fans flock to the Capital One Arena 41 times between October and April, rocking the red to root on the Caps. Check out our favorite reasons to attend a game, then pick out a...

Washington Capitals Hockey Game at Capital One Arena - Professional Sports in Washington, DC
Guide to the Washington Nationals

The Nats' History After a 33-year absence, Major League Baseball in Washington was revived with the arrival of the Nationals in 2005. The Nats played their first three seasons at RFK Stadium before moving into Nationals Park, a brand new, state-of-the-art facility in the bustling Capitol Riverfront...

Washington Nationals Park - Washington, DC
Guide to DC's Sports Scene

Washington Nationals See superstars like Bryce Harper (the 2015 NL MVP), Max Scherzer and Stephen Strasburg at the state-of-the-art Nationals Park in Capitol Riverfront . The stadium offers up magnificent views of the Capitol dome and Washington Monument along with one of the National League’s most...

Washington Wizards Game at the Verizon Center - Things to Do in Washington, DC
13 Places to Watch Football in Washington, DC

‘Tis football season, which means it’s time to cozy up to a bar rocking your favorite team’s colors, order up a brew and some apps and get to cheering (and shaking nervously during the biggest moment of the game). We've compiled plenty of great sports bars that will only increase the pleasure of...

Penn Social - Places to Watch Football in Chinatown - Washington, DC
Top 10 Things to Do at Nationals Winterfest

Head to the Walter E. Washington Convention Center for the return of Nationals Winterfest , this Saturday and Sunday (Dec. 10-11). Winterfest will again feature games, children’s activities and special appearances by your favorite Nationals players, coaches, mascots and even Santa Claus! Here are...

Washington Nationals Winterfest
5 Reasons to Attend a Washington Wizards Basketball Game

The Washington Wizards are one of the hottest tickets in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Their rowdy DC fanbase is ready for another postseason run in 2017-18 after the Wizards came within one win of reaching the Eastern Conference Finals last year. Here are our favorite reasons to check...

Washington Wizards Basketball Game at Capital One Arena - Professional Basketball in Washington, DC
10 Organized Races, Marathons & Triathlons to Check Out in Washington, DC

Whether you’re a serious runner or like to stay active while having fun with friends, DC has options for all fitness levels.

Rock ’n’ Roll Marathon in Washington, DC - Top Organized Races and Marathons
4 Reasons to Check Out the Quicken Loans National

The Quicken Loans National is the perfect summer activity, bringing the excitement of a premier PGA Tour tournament featuring top professionals from around the world to the TPC Potomac in Potomac, Md. from June 26 – July 2. From following your favorite golfer to hanging out at one of the public...

Quicken Loans National - PGA Golf Tournament Near Washington, DC - Summer Events in DC
Guide to D.C. United

Get an exclusive discount and save $10 on midfield and sideline seats at D.C. United home games. Just click here and use promotional code VISITDC . History When Major League Soccer (MLS) was created in the mid-1990s, Washington, DC was awarded the first franchise in 1994. Two years later D.C...

DC United Players at RFK Stadium - Rolfe Neagle and DeLeon
8 Reasons to Catch a Washington Nationals Game

The Washington Nationals , champions of the National League East in 2016, return to action with their Opening Day game against the Miami Marlins on April 3. Throughout the spring and summer, Bryce Harper, Max Scherzer and Trea Turner will look to propel the Nats toward their first World Series...

Washington Nationals - Things to Do This Spring and Summer in Washington, DC