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Sights and Sounds of Summer 2010

Posted by Kathleen Smith

What is it about watching movies outside that we enjoy so much? Why is anything we do outside – a concert, dinner, drinking, playing – so much sweeter? Here’s our guide to some fun outdoor events in the DC area this summer. And if you see someone from ClearedJobs.Net, please say hello!

Screen on the Green on the National Mall. Photo credit: The Skipping Hippy

There are many outdoor movie festivals to choose from with a variety of themes. Our personal favorite is the 11 weeks of Star Trek at Crystal Screen:

Is music your thing?

If music is more your taste than movies, you have lots of outdoor choices there as well. Everyone is familiar with the larger outdoor venues in our area, Wolf Trap, JiffyLube Live, and Merriweather Post.

Did you know the National Park Service has free outdoor concerts at locations around DC including the Millennium Stage at Kennedy Center, the West Front of the Capitol, the U.S. Navy Memorial and more?

Anything we’re missing that you would like to add?

This entry was posted on Friday, June 25, 2010 11:30 am

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