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Washington, DC Month by Month

Planning a trip to DC? Check-out my month by month planner which will help you determine what to pack, what to see and when the best time to visit Washington, DC.

December 2012 in Washington, D.C.
The holidays in Washington are something special. From the National Christmas Tree to ice sculptures made from 2 million pounds of ice.

November 2012 in Washington, D.C.
Washington will be the place to be in November as the elections come to a close and Thanksgiving brings families and friends together. Some Washington events include large cooking shows, election lectures, photo exhibits, and turkey trots.

September 2012 in Washington
This month’s events range from wine tastings at the National Zoo to Washington Nationals games. Check out what else you can do during the first month of Fall in Washington.

August 2012 in Washington, D.C.
August is a pretty quiet month in Washington. With Congress being out of session, many Washingtonians choose the month as their time to take their vacation. But there’s still lots to do, including several free concerts and movies, and discounted meals for Restaurant Week.

June 2012 in Washington, D.C.
For many people, June is the official launch of summer. And it’s definitely the start of the tourist season in Washington. In looking at some of the major events taking place in the nation’s capital this month you would also think it’s the month of festivals with the DC Jazz Festival, the Capital Pride Festival, and the Folklife Festival all...

May 2012 in Washington
May is an exciting month in Washington. There are new movies playing at the National Air & Space Museum and lots of celebrations around Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. You could even catch a live, in-person, exclusive interview with one of the most famous actresses of our time.

April 2012 in Washington
Events and festivities in Washington during April 2012 range from big parades to celebrate the Cherry Blossoms to panel discussion and reenactments of Emancipation Day. See what else you can do during the month.

March 2012 in Washington
March in Washington is when we start to see signs of Spring. Between celebrating the Persian New Year, film screenings on California Parks, and the National Cherry Blossom Festival, visitors won’t be bored during the month.

January 2012 in Washington
There's lots to do in Washington during January, including Restaurant Week and the Washington Auto Show.

February 2012 in Washington
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Washington During December
Washington is a great place to spend the Winter holidays. See what to do during the month.

November 2011 in Washington
Winter's chill starts to set in during November in the nation's capital but there's lots to do during the month.

May in Washington, DC
The month of May in Washington, DC is absolutely breathtaking. The weather is glorious, the summer crowds haven't arrived and there is plenty of fun to be had.

October 2011 in Washington
October 2011 events and activities in Washington.

Washington, DC in December
December in Washington, DC presents the priceless opportunity to spend a Christmas holiday in America's capital. December in DC will help you plan what to see and when to see it.

November in Washington, DC
November in Washington, DC is a perfect time to walk the city and enjoy the autumnal season while taking in the sites. There are plenty of festivals and events to keep a visitor busy.

March in Washington, DC
Winter is still lingering but Spring is just around the corner. Find out all the fun stuff you can do in Washington during March.

Stuff To Do In April In DC
April is one of the best months to see D.C. The crowds have not yet made their way here but there's still a lot to do. The Cherry Blossoms are still in bloom at the beginning of the month and other types of blossoms are making their entrance.

May in DC
May is a great month to visit Washington. We have everything from wine festivals and outdoor movies to Memorial Day parades and embassy tours. The weather can be a mix of hot, humid temperatures, as well as colder, rainy days. So bring a good variety of clothes, a light jacket and an umbrella. Here are some of the fun things happening in DC in May.

June in Washington, D.C.
Looking for fun stuff to do in DC during June? Here are some ideas!

July in Washington
Looking for something to do in Washington in July? This is your guide for some of the big events of the month.

August In Washington
August is a busy month in Washington. There's lots to do from the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial dedication to innovative ways to tour the nation's capital.

What To Do In Washington During September
September 2011 activities in Washington, D.C.

October in Washington, DC
October in Washington, DC is mild. There are many festivals, sightseeing, marathons and events for travelers to enjoy.

September in Washington, DC
Visit Washington, DC during the month of September and enjoy mild weather, fewer crowds and wonderful festivals and events that celebrate America's rich culture and diversity.

August in Washington, DC
August is generally the hottest month in DC. There's plenty of summer fun, events and festivals to be a part of during August in DC.

July in Washington, DC
July is Washington, DC is hot and with the biggest birthday bash on the Fourth of July it is also the place to be.

January in Washington, DC
January can be the coldest month in Washington, DC and this site will help you plan what to pack, events to attend and offers things to consider when visiting the District in the winter.

February in Washington, DC
February in Washington, DC is still a bit on the chilly side. If you are visiting the District during this month, you will want to check-out this guide to find out want to pack and and all the fun happenings you can enjoy will visiting our nation's capital in February.

April in Washington, DC
April is a great time to visit Washington, DC. Spring is in the air and the whole town is abuzz with the blooming cherry blossoms, the grand opening of the Newseum and a visit from His Holiness, Pope Benedict XVI. This article will help you plan what to pack and what to see during your visit to DC in April.

June in Washington, DC
June is a great month to visit the District. As the weather warms up and summer debuts Washington, DC you will want to know what to pack and where to go during your visit to America's capitalJU.

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