Washington, D.C. 

One thing all Marylander’s love about living in the state is the easy access to our nation’s capital, Washington, D.C. The opportunity to experience some of the greatest monuments, museums, and cultural attractions of our country is something that most Americans would dream of. Not to mention the plethora of five star dining options, nightlife, shopping boutiques, and of course job opportunities.

Annual Events That You Don’t Want to Miss:


  1. Martin Luther King Jr. Day: third Monday in January
  2. National Cherry Blossom Festival and Parade: Late March to Mid April
  3. Passport D.C.: Learn about international cultures throughout the month of May
  4. National Cathedral’s Flower Mart: May 6-7
  5. Memorial Day: May 29 (2017)
  6. H Street Festival: Enjoy this massive block party with food, drinks, and live music: September 17 (2016)
  7. National Christmas Tree Lighting: Located at President’s Park in Early December


Getting around Washington, D.C.