Washington DC, United States

Festivals

Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday

Washingtonians honor Abraham Lincoln’s Birthday on 12 February with a Presidential wreath laying ceremony and a dramatic reading of the ‘Gettysburg” Address at noon at the Lincoln Memorial on Constitution Avenue. Concerts by military bands also form part of the celebrations.

More festivals
Adams Morgan Festival
Chinese new year celebration
Easter Egg Roll
Independence Day
Lighting of the National Christmas Tree
Mardi Gras
Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Memorial Day
National Cherry Blossom Festival
Orchid Show
Restaurant Week
Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Smithsonian Kite Festival
St. Patricks Day