Tired of the same old Italian place you’ve been going to every Valentine’s Day? Ready to try something different? The Shaw neighborhood has got you covered. Discover a new cuisine, cook, or enjoy a simple seasonal, local meal with your significant other this Valentine’s Day. Here are some unique Valentine’s Day options near The Colonel community.
Raise your hand if you’d like to stand in line at a club or fight for a spot at a crowded bar on New Year’s Eve?
If Plan B involves you curling up in front of your cozy fireplace with your puppy at The Colonel – well, as great as that sounds, we recommend you take advantage of the fact that you live in one of the most fun, interesting places on earth. There’s too much going on in DC this New Years to stay home!
Whether you celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, or gingerbread cookies, if you haven’t experienced Georgetown during the holidays yet, well—as any resident at the nearby Colonel apartments in Shaw will attest—it’s a magical experience. Just how magical? It comes down to some really great Christmas shopping and events guaranteed to warm even the iciest hearts this holiday season.
Sure, you could visit the National Christmas Tree, check out the Holiday Train Exhibit, or watch dazzling ballerinas glide across the floor at The Nutcracker this holiday season, but there’s one holiday event in DC that probably haven’t thought of - Small Business Saturday on November 29th in downtown DC!
Smithsonian’s National Zoo is one of DC’s treasures and a fantastic resource for holiday happenings all year round. This Halloween, they’re playing host to several events for kids and adults alike, giving locals and visitors unique opportunities to enjoy the views of the zoo at night!