Washington DC will be one of the favorite travel destinations for most of the travelers in the world. Regardless of the season, there is always so much to experience in this city. Budget is often an issue when it comes to traveling, but if you are planning for Washington DC private tours during the summer, given there are a lot of free things you can do in the city.
Observe an Incredible Fireworks Display on July 4
July 4 is when the country celebrates its Independence Day. After the ‘A Capitol Fourth’ music fest concludes, the night sky lights up with a spectacular and colorful display of fireworks soaring over the National Monument.
Go for a Nighttime Walk around the Memorials and Monuments
Of course, DC looks so amazing during the day, but for a change, explore the attractions in the nighttime during summer months. The World War II Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, and the Lincoln Memorial look amazing in the moonlight.
Watch an Outdoor Movie in the Neighborhood
Watching a movie in theatres is fun; however, summer night is best enjoyed if you go out and watch an outdoor movie. Outdoor movies in DC mainly focus on screening beautiful sceneries.
How about Some Outdoor Music
It is quite fascinating that in DC, there are many free musical performances held at the West Lawn of the US Capitol during summers. A night before the Memorial Day, you can even enjoy celebrity concerts for free.
Have Fun at the Farragut Fridays
The Farragut Fridays is a series of events hosted by the Golden Triangle, and it is held at the Farragut Park from May until September. In this park, you can see many pop-up events like music, and even have fun playing lawn games.
Visit the Smithsonian Folklife Festival
The Smithsonian Folklife Festival is held at the National Malls from June 27 to July 1 and from July 4 to July 8. The 2018 edition of the Smithsonian festival will celebrate Armenia, Africa, and Catalonia through feasts and fashion.
Go Visit the Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens
If you are a nature lover, the Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens is the place you must never miss visiting. Here, you can see beautiful lotus flowers and water lilies that offer a picturesque view.