By: Ashley Fletcher
Summer is flying by and August is almost near! Finally the forecast includes neither humidity nor rain and we have the perfect variety of events for you to enjoy.
NGA Sculpture Garden: Jazz in the Garden
5pm to 8:30pm
Located on the National Mall at 7th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, the Garden is bordered by Constitution Avenue and Madison Drive and by 7th and 9th Streets NW
Hear the up-tempo melodic sounds of Incendio at the National Gallery of Art’s Jazz in the Garden.
The Most Haunted Houses Tour
Located at The Octagon House, 1799 New York Avenue NW
Stop by the home of the late Colonel John III for the Most Haunted Houses Tour. The Octagon House starts the trail of chills, as you walk past familiar city buildings that begin to feel very unfamiliar and creepy. Hear the tales of the haunted city that get lost in the 9 to 5 bustle!
Capital Fringe Festival
Ticket prices depend on event
Come out and feel the energy of the performing arts at this year’s Capital Fringe Festival. The Capital Fringe Festival includes some of the district’s most cutting-edge artists and performers. There are a variety of events from comedy shows to opera and children’s theatre. There’s no excuse as to why you aren’t part of the fun!