Washington, DC – With only days until the Fourth of July, you might need some suggestions on what to do beyond the fireworks and performances. You might have been there and done that, but I know you haven’t done a few of these things I have below. Enjoy and have a safe Fourth of July in Washington, DC!
14K PRE-FIREWORKS PARTY
14K Restaurant, Hamilton Crowne Hotel
1001 14th Street Northwest
ASTRO DOUGHNUTS USA DONUTS
Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken
1308 G Street Northwest
3 Chocolate Cake and 3 USA Donuts for $14
Pre-orders welcome on July 3rd.
BROOKLAND PINT BACKYARD BBQ
Brookland Pint, 716 Monroe Street Northeast
Sales go to Miriam’s Kitchen
CENTROLINA’S FRIED CHICKEN PICNIC BASKET
974 Palmer Alley City Center
$75 (feeds two), $150 (feeds four)
Please pre-order by July 1st.
FOLKLIFE FESTIVAL AT NATIONAL MUSEUM OF THE AMERICAN INDIAN
NMAI, 4th St & Independence Ave SW
July 1 – July 5
Free, 11am-5pm daily
GRAFFIATO’S LOBSTER BAKE
6th Street Northwest
$39 – 1lb Lobster, drawn butter, corn on the cob, sausage, potatoes, and cornbread.
Reservations are welcome.
JARDENEA HAPPY HOUR RED WHITE AND BLUE COCKTAIL
Jardenea, The Melrose Georgetown Hotel
2430 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
$5 Rum, Rumchata, Curacao, Grenadine
ODYSSEY JULY FOURTH FIREWORKS DINNER CRUISES
600 Water Street Southwest
Enjoy 360 views of Washington DC’s fireworks spectacular from the water aboard the glass-enclosed Odyssey. The cruise also includes live entertainment, dancing, a premium open bar
$219.90 per adult (21+, ID’s checked)
Saturday, boards at 6pm, departs 7:30pm and returns at 11:30pm
PENN COMMONS LUNCH BOXES FOR TWO
700 6th Street Northwest
$17.76 for Fried Chicken, potato salad, sweet corn chowder, and a peach hand pie for two.
Try the Good Ol’ Apple Pie cocktail while you wait to pick up your lunch box!
SILENT DISCO ROOFTOP PARTY
The Embassy Row Hotel,
2015 Massachusetts Avenue Northwest