THE RITZ-CARLTON GEORGETOWN, WASHINGTON D.C.

3100 South Street, N.W., Washington, District of Columbia 20007 United States
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Lively Activities in the Heart of Georgetown
Surrounded by the vestiges of its 18th century port town heritage, modern-day Georgetown is abuzz with unbridled energy and vitality. In the midst of the neighborhood's irresistible bustle is The Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, Washington, D.C. Featuring an exquisite restaurant, chic bar and lively lobby lounge, the hotel is full of entertaining options.



Independence Day
July 4 2015



Celebrate July 4th in the Nation’s Capital with a morning parade, concerts on the National Mall and the West Lawn of the Capitol, and a huge fireworks display on the grounds of the Washington Monument.

  • Independence Day Parade
    July 4, 2015; starting at 11:45 a.m.
    Parade Route: Constitution Avenue and 7th to 17th Streets
    Get into the 4th of July spirit with a festive parade featuring marching bands, military and specialty units, floats and VIPs. The parade draws a large crowd, so plan to arrive early to stake out a good viewing spot. 

  • A Capitol Fourth Concert
    July 4, 2015; 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
    Location: West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol
    A 4th of July tradition in the nation’s capital includes a patriotic concert by the National Symphony Orchestra and several pop artists on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol Building. The concert and show is followed by a spectacular display of fireworks over the Washington Monument. 

  • 4th of July Fireworks on the National Mall
    July 4, 2015
    Celebrate the 4th of July with an incredible fireworks display on the National Mall. The fireworks are launched from the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool and light up the sky over the Washington Monument. Fireworks begin at dark, typically around 9:15 p.m.

Capital Fringe Festival
July 9-26, 2015


This annual performing arts festival introduces risk-taking art and non-tradition performances through theater, dance, music, poetry, puppetry and more. Highlights for 2015 include A Fringe Late Night Cabaret featuring live music, comedy and dance on Wednesdays, and an outdoor beer garden and deck. For a full list of participating artists, performance times, and venues; visit here.

Brew at the Zoo
July 23, 2015; 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.


Hosted by Friends of the National Zoo (FONZ), this annual event features over 60 of the nation’s finest microbreweries for beer sampling. Sample craft brews while enjoying live music and animal demonstrations. Proceeds from the event support animal care, conservation science, education and sustainability at the National Zoo. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit: here.

Outdoor Films in Washington, D.C.


Many of D.C.’s neighborhoods offer green grass, a large screen and stunning backdrops for summertime movie viewing. Grab friends, family and a blanket and head to the nearest screening for a night of laughs, suspense or romance. For the latest updates and to view a list of movies and screenings, please visit here.

The Smithsonian Folklife Festival
June 24-28 and July 1-5, 2015

Celebrate cultural traditions from around the world at the annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival. Enjoy music and dance performances, crafts and cooking demonstrations, storytelling and discussions of cultural issues. For more information and for a full list of events, please visit here.

Jazz in the Garden at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden
Fridays at 5:30 p.m.; May 22 through August 28, 2015


Grab a refreshing sangria or beer from the Pavilion Café while enjoying live music from local jazz musicians. This complimentary event takes place every Friday in the National Gallery of Art’s outdoor Sculpture Garden. For more information, visit here.

Garden-to-Glass Cocktails at Degrees


Enjoy the flavors of summer with fresh, garden-to-glass cocktails on our outdoor terrace or in Degrees’ chic bar and lounge. Incredibly refreshing and full of flavor, each cocktail is crafted with freshly-picked herbs from our Chef’s garden, house-made bitters, and spirit selections from around the world.

Washington Nationals Baseball


Enjoy a fun-filled day cheering on DC’s baseball team, the Washington Nationals, at the state-of-the-art Nationals Park. For more information, or to purchase tickets, please visit here.

  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.

  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.

  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.

Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.

Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

Outdoor Films in Washington, D.C.


Many of D.C.’s neighborhoods offer green grass, a large screen and stunning backdrops for summertime movie viewing. Grab friends, family and a blanket and head to the nearest screening for a night of laughs, suspense or romance. For the latest updates and to view a list of movies and screenings, please visit here.

Garden-to-Glass Cocktails at Degrees


Enjoy the flavors of summer with fresh, garden-to-glass cocktails on our outdoor terrace or in Degrees’ chic bar and lounge. Incredibly refreshing and full of flavor, each cocktail is crafted with freshly-picked herbs from our Chef’s garden, house-made bitters, and spirit selections from around the world.

Washington Nationals Baseball


Enjoy a fun-filled day cheering on DC’s baseball team, the Washington Nationals, at the state-of-the-art Nationals Park. For more information, or to purchase tickets, please visit here.

  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.

  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.

  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.

Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.

Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

Labor Day Capitol Concert
September 6, 2015


Bid farewell to summer with the annual Labor Day Capitol Concert. Relax outside while enjoying the National Symphony Orchestra’s annual performance on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol. The complimentary concert caps off outdoor concert season with renditions of American classics. Location: U.S. Capitol, East Capitol Street NE and First Street NE.

Landmark Music Festival
September 26-27, 2015; 11 a.m.


A brand new music festival on the National Mall? This changes everything. From the same organizers as Austin City Limits and Lollapalooza comes the Landmark Music Festival, which promises to be one of the hottest tickets of summer. The festival features over 40 artists that will perform during two full days of shows across five stages. Tickets will benefit the Trust for the National Mall, and may be purchased by visiting here.

Garden-to-Glass Cocktails at Degrees


Enjoy the flavors of summer with fresh, garden-to-glass cocktails on our outdoor terrace or in Degrees’ chic bar and lounge. Incredibly refreshing and full of flavor, each cocktail is crafted with freshly-picked herbs from our Chef’s garden, house-made bitters, and spirit selections from around the world.

Washington Nationals Baseball


Enjoy a fun-filled day cheering on DC’s baseball team, the Washington Nationals, at the state-of-the-art Nationals Park. For more information, or to purchase tickets, please visit here.

  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.

  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.

  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.

Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.

Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

Garden-to-Glass Cocktails at Degrees


Enjoy the flavors of summer with fresh, garden-to-glass cocktails on our outdoor terrace or in Degrees’ chic bar and lounge. Incredibly refreshing and full of flavor, each cocktail is crafted with freshly-picked herbs from our Chef’s garden, house-made bitters, and spirit selections from around the world.

  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.

  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.

  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.

Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.

Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.

  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.

  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.

Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.

Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

  
Sunday Supper in Degrees
Sundays; 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Enjoy the bounty of the Chesapeake region with a family style, three-course supper prepared by Chef Kristy Cleaveland. Pricing is $39 per adult, exclusive of alcohol, tax, and gratuity. Includes complimentary valet parking.

  
Yoga Brunch
Saturdays at 10 a.m., beginning April 11, 2015

Start your Saturday mornings on the right note with a blissful outdoor yoga class in the Urban Garden. Suitable for yogis of all levels, this hour-long vinyasa class will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet brunch in Degrees or on our outdoor terrace, featuring a tantalizing selection of breakfast favorites and bottomless mimosas. Yoga starts at 10 a.m. in the Urban Garden, followed by brunch in Degrees. $49 per adult.

  
Sunday School in Degrees
Sundays; 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Sunday School has never been so much fun! Join Degrees’ seasoned mixologists as they teach the art of hand-crafted cocktail making with fun-filled facts, demonstrations and tastings. Sunday School is priced at $28 per adult including demonstrations, cocktail tastings, and light fare. Includes complimentary valet parking. Reservations are required.

Living Room Live Series
Thursdays; 7 p.m. to Midnight in The Living Room

Join us in the Living Room for our Living Room Live series: a unique concert series aimed to spotlight and support emerging artists while giving exclusive access to fans of all music genres.

Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.

Signature S ’mores by the Fire


Enjoy complimentary butler-passed s’mores every evening in front of the wood-burning fireplace. This complimentary festive treat is butler-passed every evening from 6:30 to 7 p.m. in the hotel lobby.