Even you're vaccinated, wear a mask on transit, at schools and playgrounds, in medical settings and DC government buildings, and in any business that requires them. (Plus, we'll add: Wherever else it makes you feel more comfortable).
Now’s your shot at a chance to eat as many burgers as you possibly can in under 10 minutes. Is there anything more American than this? Probably not. First place wins $1,750, but don’t worry, participants up to 6th place will win some $$$. (12pm)
You, Me, Them, Everybody 16 months later… and they’re back!
Join Allison Lane, Haywood Turnipseed Jr., Kate Flaherty, and Rosie Cima for a LIVE show at Wonderland Ballroom for some insightful comedic conversations about life. (7:30pm)
Kick off the holiday weekend with a laugh at a stand-up show mixed with a bit of magic (?). (10pm)
Pay your respects...however you interpret that
Visit RBG’s final resting place, as well as, all the many other “Forgotten Women of Arlington National Cemetery” with A Tour of Her Own. They will celebrate and explore all the brave women who have played a role in making our country. (10am)
Bringing community together
As business doors begin reopening and life returns to the “new normal” it’s important to reflect on the loss we have experienced. The Outrage is opening their space to share their COVID-19 Memorial Project, an art gallery memorializing the lives lost to the pandemic. (all day)
Asian American pastries with a twist
Here’s a list of reasons why you should submit a pre-order request for Rose Ave Bakery: pandan coconut donuts, ube cake, tajin mango donut, scallion egg tart, musubi croissant, and more. (pre-order@5pm)
A spectacular firework extravaganza
Celebrate July 4th with the best view in town at the REACH. Fire up the grill with Chef Erik Bruner-Yang, enjoy specialty snacks and frozen desserts, and sip on a wide selection of wines. Admission is free, but first come, first served. (12pm)
Head to Wundergarten for a free showing of a friendly match between the US Women’s Soccer team and Mexico (along with Bavarian pretzels + a pint of Hefe Weissbier). A portion of your bev proceeds will be donated to the U.S. Soccer Foundation’s programs for children. (5pm)
We dare you to text your crush right now!
It's not too late to make weekend plans — Beacon has you covered with fun and fresh date ideas.