Winter is one of the best seasons to make a trip to Washington DC. During this time, Washingtonians set up fireside dining spots and stunning light displays. To add to the fun, you will also have topnotch theater performances to enjoy in the nation’s capital. So when you are touring Washington DC this winter, try to do the following things to enjoy your trip as much as possible.
Experience Enchant Christmas at the Washington Nationals Ballpark
The world’s largest light maze, Enchant Christmas will be at the stunning Nationals Park in a first for Washington DC. Yes, 2019 is set to be the first-ever year in which it will be put on display in the District. Right through the US holiday season, ice skating paths and a seasonal market will be there too. In that market, over 60 local and international vendors will sell their products. Expect lots of holiday spirit and photo-worthy settings in this unique festival.
Go Ice Skating at a DC Rink
In winter, the capital city will have unique enclosed ice areas where you will be able to skate. So be ready to fasten your skates and have a good time come winter 2019. You can skate below twinkling Edison light bulbs at the National Mall, or on top of the Watergate 5-star Hotel or in an old DC neighborhood. This is the best time to skate around DC, so do not forget to look at the finest rinks in the capital city of the US.
Get the Ideal Present from at a Winter Holiday Market
Shop as much as you can afford at every holiday market you can find here. Every single marketplace is worth more trips than one because live entertainment and vendors will keep rotating. When at these places, look for a special present that big-name retail chains cannot provide.
Have a Blast on New Year’s Eve
DC will host some great events and parties on December 31 evening to mark the end of the year with a bang. Whether you are seeking a New Year special program for your family or a lavish night in town, DC has all that to satisfy your cravings.
Have Some Tasty Hot Chocolate
Are you wondering how to endure the bitterly cold winter? Worry not, many places will have melty products made of chocolate to offer you. Even art galleries in DC have cafes where hot chocolate will be offered, so you will be spoiled for choice.