The stories of Americans in World War I—General John J. Pershing, soldiers, nurses and Red Cross volunteers—are the focus of a major exhibition at the Library of Congress opening April 4, 2017. “Echoes of the Great War: American Experiences of World War I” will be in the the Southwest Gallery on the second floor of the Library’s Thomas Jefferson Building, 10 First St. S.E., … [Read more...] about Library of Congress Free Exhibit: Extraordinary Americans in WWI
Heading to DC for the Cherry Blossom Festival? If you act fast--booking 14 days before travel--you can save 25% on Amtrak tickets from many major cities. Avoid the hassle of driving and parking; just sit back on the train and enjoy the food, beverages and view. Washington's Union Station is the official headquarters of the National Cherry Blossom Festival. The famous cherry trees, which were … [Read more...] about Save on Amtrak Travel to the National Cherry Blossom Festival
SONIC Drive-In is “shaking” things up again by bringing back its very popular late-night offer. The burger chain's daily half-price Happy Hour on drinks and slushes from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. does not include shakes. However, if you're willing to wait a few hours, you can enjoy an even sweeter treat and still save a few bucks. For a limited time, after 8 p.m., all shakes and ice cream slushes are … [Read more...] about SONIC Offers Half-price Shakes and Ice Cream Slushes After 8 p.m.
Save money on the United Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Marathon and Half Marathon, which takes place on closed DC streets to benefit several charities. Here's the Deal from Groupon $89.99 (instead of $131.48) for one registration in the half marathon on Saturday, March 11, 2017 $99.99 (instead of 141.48) for one registration in the marathon on Saturday, March 11, 2017 All participants … [Read more...] about Discounts on United Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll DC Marathon
The Washington Auto Show runs from Friday, January 27 through Sunday, February 5, at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Place Northwest. Avoid the weekend crowds and save money with a Groupon $8 weekday only ticket--a savings of $4--good for admittance January 30 through February 3. Three massive showroom floors play host to 600 exotic, luxury, concept and showroom … [Read more...] about Save 33% on Tickets to the 2017 Washington Auto Show
Subway is perfect for a quick, “cheap” and healthier lunch option, even more so with its latest special. For $3.50, get a 6-inch “Sub of the Day.” Here's the daily schedule: Sunday: Meatball Marinara Monday: Sweet Onion Chicken Teriyaki Tuesday: Oven Roasted Chicken Wednesday: Turkey Breast Thursday: Italian BMT Friday: Tuna Saturday: Black Forest Ham There is an … [Read more...] about Subway: $3.50 ‘Sub of the Day’ Special
Dr. Seuss' beloved tale about the true meaning of Christmas jumps from the page to the stage with the record-setting Broadway sensation "How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical." Max the Dog narrates the Grinch's plot to steal Christmas away from the lovable Whos of Whoville. The green villain will transform before your very eyes as the holiday spirit makes his small heart grow three … [Read more...] about Huge Discount on How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical
Unless you're a visiting head of state, getting a tour of the White House will take some prior planning. Touring the White House Visitor Center will not. On the spur of the moment you can learn about special events and the daily workings in the house of the President and the First Family. Here's what's available in this fascinating free facility, which is part of the National Park Service: An … [Read more...] about Free: White House Visitor Center