Washington D.C. Culture - Cultural Tourism
Experience Washington D.C. culture from a global perspective with a series of free events, open houses and a colorful street festival. Passport D.C. is a month-long celebration that takes place each May and showcases international events and programs around the capital city. Some of the highlights for 2014 include:
* May 3 - Around the World Embassy Tour: Visit the embassies of 40 different countries on this exciting day and experience colorful displays of culture including dance, fashion, art, food and music. Free shuttle service is provided between the embassies during this free event.
* May 10 - Shortcut to Europe: European Union Embassies' Open House: Enjoy a behind-the-scenes look into the European Union embassies of 28 different European countries. Find authentic demonstrations and performances of art, film, food, dance and music. Free shuttle service is provided between the embassies during this free event.
* May 17 - National Asian Heritage Festival: Fiesta Asia Street Fair: Head to Pennsylvania Avenue for a fun party with 800 performers, 5 stages and numerous interactive zones. You'll also find arts and crafts, food booths, a parade and organized mass street dance at this free event.
Conveniently located within walking distance of Wisconsin Avenue Metro Rail Station, our modern hotel makes it easy to enjoy cultural tourism in Washington D.C. Explore these international events, then return home to your spacious room or suite and relax. Book one of our valuable vacation packages to get the most out of your trip to the nation's capital. Call us at 1 (301) 656-9300 for more information or to make your booking today.