The Week In Outside
allisondesy | Jul 26, 2017 | 11:00AM |

As the temperatures become a little more bearable this week, you can count on a full lineup of outdoor activities to enjoy from morning ’til sunset. From yoga to dancing, we’ve got an event for everyone. Cheers to sweating only half as much as you have been all month.

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WEDNESDAY (3)

Walking, Biking, and Happy Hour in Arlington

Do you like walking, biking, and boozing? If so, come by Heritage Brewing in Arlington for an evening of camaraderie and drinks on the patio. This event is sponsored by BikeArlington, WalkArlington and the Coalition for Smarter Growth where attendees will be able to discuss ways to work toward safer ways to travel around the city.

THURSDAY (2)

Plant Swap @ Old City Farm & Guild

This is the cutest sounding event we’ve ever seen in our life. If you have a plant that’s getting too unwieldy, or you’re just looking to switch it up with something new, make your way to Old City Farm & Guild to hang out with other local gardeners and trade plants. Make friends, talk about produce and have a good time.

FRIDAY (2)

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial Courts

The Adjutant General’s Corps Regimental Association is hosting a morning session of outdoor volleyball at the sand courts behind the Lincoln Memorial. Bring a group or come alone to enjoy some friendly competition and some early morning exercise. Meet at the courts at 6:30 a.m. to take advantage of this free event.

SATURDAY (1)

Batala Washington- National Dance Day 2017

Celebrate National Dance Day in the best way possible- by dancing your heart out and enjoying lots of food and activities all day. This event features live music, interactive dance lessons, and dance performances. Best of all, this event is completely free and open to the public with no tickets required. Make sure to stop by the Kennedy Center North Plaza and join in the festivities!

SUNDAY (2)

Sunset for Dancers

Join instructor Octavio Jan, master of Brazilian, Cape Verdean, and Angolan dance at the Georgetown Waterfront Park. A $10 ticket will get you a spot in the group sunset dance party where you will learn Zouk, Kizomba, and Bachata styles of dancing. Stop by the park at 6:30 p.m. to dance your heart out and learn something new. Bring $10 in exact change if you would like to register on the spot.

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Go forth into nature!

 

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