Summer is the perfect time to head to the city and enjoy all that Washington, D.C. has to offer. When you take luxury travel to and from your destination with The Franklin Chauffeur, you’ll ensure that you show up in style and on time. Here are some of the most exciting things we are looking to do in Washington, D.C. this July.
JAZZ IN THE GARDEN
This annual Washington, D.C. tradition is free and perfect for date night when combined with luxury travel. Jazz in the Garden is hosted by the National Gallery of Art Friday evenings throughout the summer. Enjoy a wide variety of musical genres including Brazilian bluegrass, Dixieland, Czech jazz, and more.
SPEND THE DAY AT WASHINGTON HARBOUR
Washington Harbour is a gorgeous place to spend the day. There are many different restaurants, from upscale to casual, and several Potomac River cruises for a fun afternoon activity. The Harbour also hosts summer concerts throughout the year on Wednesday evenings.
CAPITAL RIVERFRONT CONCERTS
These free outdoor Washington, D.C. concerts are hosted on Fridays from 6:30-8:30 PM at Yards Park. The bands include all different genres and styles and are perfect for date night or a day out with the family.
VISIT THE EASTERN MARKET
Eastern Market is a farmer’s market and flea market located in the city with delicious prepared foods and fantastic music over the summer. Enjoy a free concert this July while you shop for some of Washington, D.C.’s finest produce.
CAPITOL RIVERFRONT OUTDOOR MOVIES
This free movie series on Thursday nights throughout July and August includes family favorites like Grease, Moana, Rogue One, and La La Land.
DRIVE-IN MOVIES AT UNION MARKET
Union Market is one of the coolest places in Washington, D.C. and you can spend the afternoon before the drive-in browsing the many delicious foods for sale. Every first Friday of the month, they offer drive-in movies. July’s movie is Coming to America.
ENJOY THE SOUND OF MUSIC
Do you love a great musical and spending time with your family in Washington, D.C.? The Sound of Music is at the Kennedy Center throughout early July. This classic musical is made even better with luxury travel from The Franklin Chauffeur.
ENJOY THE UNIVERSOUL CIRCUS
This Washington, D.C. favorite combines music, theater, and classic circus acts for a fun afternoon or night. This classic runs all through the month of July.
THE FOLKLIFE FESTIVAL
For an interesting cultural experience, visit the Folklife Festival hosted by the Smithsonian. This cultural festival includes performances, demonstrations, and discussions with experts in a variety of fields.
SEE SOME FIREWORKS!
It wouldn’t be July in Washington, D.C. without fireworks for Independence Day! Visit the National celebration on the National Mall on July 4th and prepare for a gorgeous fireworks display around 9:15 PM.
VISIT BALTIMORE WITH LUXURY TRAVEL FROM THE FRANKLIN CHAUFFEUR
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