Winter 2019 Edition
Lonely Planet named Washington, DC number two on its list of best cities in the world to visit in 2020 as excitement swirls around the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment, new museum openings and a celebrated dining scene.
DC remains the premier #SportsCapital thanks to the Washington Nationals World Series championship title and the Washington Mystics’ WNBA championship title. With several sporting venues across the city, visitors and locals can indulge in family-friendly sporting events throughout the year, such as the 2019 World Squash Federation Men’s Championship, which is being held in the U.S. for the first time, Dec. 15-21.
Looking for the perfect staycation? Now through February 2020, families, friends, solo travelers and couples in the region can access amazing hotel deals, world-class arts and culture offerings, splurge-worthy restaurants and free museums and attractions across the District. Explore Destination DC’s Stay Local DC campaign here.
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