Sunday, Sep 9, 2018 at 7:00am
Ohio Drive and West Basin Drive SW
free to attend
More than 2,000 triathletes will take over the capitol of the United States, for the 2018 Nation’s Escape Triathlon. This year will mark the 13th year of this annual event, which includes an elite field of professional athletes competing for a $20,000 prize purse. West Potomac Park will host the challenging Olympic distance race, which will take participants on a 1.5k swim in the historic Potomac River past the Arlington Cemetery and under the Memorial Bridge; a 40k flat and fast bike ride past the Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, WWII Memorial and Kennedy Center; and on a challenging 10k single loop run past the Jefferson Memorial, National Holocaust Museum, U.S. Mint, Tidal Basin and more. The sprint distance race will feature a 750m swim, a 26K bike ride and a 5k run, along the same course. The Nation’s Escape Triathlon is recognized as a bucket list race for triathletes, featuring one of the only opportunities for athletes to swim in the Potomac River and through DC’s historical landmarks.
Sunday, Sep 9, 2018
10:00am to 5:30pm
2 Massachusetts Avenue North East
May 25, 2018 – March 3, 2019
Monday – Sunday from 10:00 am -5:30 pm
In this exhibition, the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps. The experience is augmented by in-gallery interactives and educational programming, coinciding with the Washington dates of the national touring version of “Hamilton: An American Musical.”
Open daily 10AM-5:30PM
For questions please contact 202-633-5555.
From: Eastern Market
From: Palisades Farmers Market
About This Market:
– The Dupont Circle FRESHFARM Market accepts SNAP (EBT/Food Stamps). All EBT and WIC/Senior coupon customers will receive “Double Dollar” coupons to match their EBT dollars and WIC/Senior coupons redeemed up to $10. For more information, see Nutrition Assistance Programs or visit the Information Table at market to find out more.
– The Dupont Circle FRESHFARM Market is located in the heart of one of Washington, DC’s most vibrant and diverse neighborhoods. Washingtonian magazine credits the market with “teaching Washingtonians to love their fruits and vegetables.” The Wall Street Journal and The Financial Times of London also named the market one of the top farmers’ markets in the country. During the peak season, there are more than 40 farmers offering fruits and vegetables, meat, poultry, fish, cheeses, fruit pies, breads, fresh pasta, cut flowers, potted plants, soaps and herbal products.
April, 2016 – December, 2016
Sundays: 8:30AM – 1:30PM
Location: 20th St. NorthWest between Massachusetts Ave. and Connecticut Ave,in the adjacent parking of PNC bank.