It's National Doughnut Day! Here are some places you can score free donuts or deals. Krispy Kreme - Today is the last day you can score a free doughnut at any local Krispy Kreme. The popular doughnut chain decided to do five days of free doughnuts, from June 1st through today due to COVID-19 and "the concept of days and time being a blur." More information here.Locations: Dupont Circle - 1350 … [Read more...] about It’s National Doughnut Day!
Located in a lushly landscaped three-acre federal park at Judiciary Square (400 block of E Street between 4th & 5th Streets NW), the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial is free and open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Dedicated in 1991, the memorial honors U.S. federal, state and local law enforcement officers who have fallen in the line of duty since 1791. More than 20,000 names … [Read more...] about Free 24/7: The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial
Entry to the Smithsonian museums is free year-round, but there are some special exhibits that require a small fee. The captivating Butterfly Pavilion in the National Museum of Natural History (in the Partners in Evolution exhibit) usually charges visitors $5-$6, depending on the size of your group and ages of the visitors, but every Tuesday this fee is waived. The museum advises visitors to … [Read more...] about Tuesdays Only — Free Entry to Butterfly Pavilion
While there are seemingly limitless things to do in Washington, D.C. (especially during the summer), 2016 is a special year to check out attractions that have a connection to the Presidential election coming in November. Here are just a few: 1. Go up in the Washington Monument to see a sweeping view of the major buildings and monuments in the city. 2. Walk the grounds of the U.S. Capitol … [Read more...] about Nine Free Things to Do in Washington During Election Year
If you're a jazz fan, the sculpture garden at the National Gallery of Art is the place to be every Friday from Memorial Day to Labor Day, 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. The Jazz in the Garden concert series feature a variety of jazz styles, including salsa, blues fusion, xylophone, Afrofunk, Brazilian jazz, Celtic acoustic rock, eclectic cabaret, and more. The Sculpture Garden is located between 7th and 9th … [Read more...] about Free: Jazz in the Garden at the National Gallery of Art