Celebrate Father’s Day In Washington DC

on June 10, 2013

Father & Son

If you are looking for a place to take dad this upcoming Father’s Day weekend in Washington, DC has more ideas than you can count.

Mount Vernon
3200 Mt Vernon Memorial Hwy, Washington DC
11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m.

You can spend Father’s Day with “the Father of the United States.” A George Washington lookalike will greet visitors and pose for photos on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. In addition, he will talk about Washington’s role as a husband, stepfather, and his moniker as “Father Of The Country” at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 3 p.m. The meet and greet will happen at George Washington’s Distillery & Gristmill. You can also see demonstrations and learn about whiskey-making in the reconstruction of the largest 18th-century distillery in the United States.

Father’s Day Tribute At Hamilton LIVE
600 14th Street NW, Washington DC
7:30 p.m.

Hosted by Ronnie Newmyer (Bandhouse Gigs), this unique concert features performances by father/son musical duos including Jon & Ben Carroll and Bill & Owen Danoff. That’s not all. The father/son duos will also be covering songs that have a father/son theme as well. These include “A Boy Named Sue,” “Cat’s In The Cradle” and “Old Man.” Tickets at only 22.50.

Crystal City Father’s Day Car Festival
Courtyard, 2121 Crystal Drive, Arlington VA
2-6 p.m.

Perfectly timed with Father’s Day, the Car Festival showcases innovative electric vehicles and classic muscle cars. Dad will love it!

Wine And Jazz Festival
The Manassas Museum Lawn, 9101 Prince William Street, Manassas VA

Great place to kick back with pops and enjoy some great food and each other’s company.

Gadsby’s Tavern Museum
134 N Royal St., Alexandria VA

Gadsby’s Tavern Museum is where George Washington ate, drank, and influenced history. On Father’s Day, the Museum offers free tours for visiting fathers from 1 to 5 p.m.