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Festival Features Giant Slides & Moonbounce This Saturday

Festival Features Giant Slides & Moonbounce This Saturday

Check out a family-friendly indoor and outdoor festival featuring food, live music, games, and more this Saturday from 12-6 p.m., at Union Market located at
1309 5th Street NE.

Over 20 food vendors will be showcased including The Source,  Pearl Dive, Hill Country BBQ, and Dangerously Delicious.

Guests can also enjoy an 85ft-long moonbounce, giant water slides, and a misting tent if its hot, which it should be in the 80's.

Tickets are $5 if you get them in advance or $7 at the door. Kids under 10 get in FREE!

Union Market plans to be a year-round, indoor food market featuring 40 local vendors beginning September 8th.


For more information, click here.

Bootmobile Rolls Into D.C. Area

Bootmobile Rolls Into D.C. Area

Ever seen a boot on wheels? Now’s your chance!

L.L.Bean kicked off their 100th Anniversary earlier this year and to celebrate, they’re taking their larger-than-life Bootmobile on tour.

This 13-foot tall, 20.5-foot long, and 7.5-foot wide Bootmobile will be in town this weekend with events at Occoquan Regional Park and the L.L.Bean retail locations in McLean and Columbia, Md.

This is the perfect opportunity to enjoy some fun outdoor activities, and raise $1 million for the National Park Foundation this year.

Manassas Resident Wins Army Ten-Miler T-Shirt Design Contest

Manassas Resident Wins Army Ten-Miler T-Shirt Design Contest

MANASSAS (WUSA) -- Congratulations Manassas resident, Peter Pawlak, who recently won the Army Ten-Miler's annual T-shirt Design Contest.

His winning design, which is featured above, will be displayed on more than 30,000 official runner and volunteer T-shirts for The Army's 28th annual Army Ten-Miler 2012 race in October.

His design was selected by a panel of military and civilians who judged the designs that best depicted the overall themes of Army and running. 

Not only will Pawlak’s design be featured in the third largest 10-mile race in the world, but he also received a 17-inch MacBook Pro.

The 21-year-old is studying graphic design at George Mason, and is a freelance designer on the side who had a unique T-shirt concept that put him ahead of the pack.

The National Arboretum in Northeast Recognized as One City Location of the Month

The National Arboretum in Northeast Recognized as One City Location of the Month

 

Beer, Bourbon, & BBQ at National Harbor

Beer, Bourbon, & BBQ at National Harbor

Enjoy an All-You-Can-Taste experience at the Beer, Bourbon, & BBQ Festival coming to National Harbor on June 15th and 16th.

There are 40 Bourbons and 60 Beers on Tap to try while listening to live music and eating BBQ galore from pulled pork, ribs, brisket, chickens, sausages and any fixin’ you could imagine.

The festival promises to "keep the portions heavy, and the prices low."

Tickets are selling fast. Get them HERE!