If you’re in town this weekend, be sure to check out the 11th Annual Dog Days of August on the 14th and U corridors. Local businesses, organizations and galleries set up shop on the sidewalks during daytime business hours on Saturday and Sunday.
The festival organizer, the MidCity Business Association, promises, more than “100 stores, boutiques, restaurants and art galleries… with special events, sales, family events and restaurant deals.” Check out MidCity’s Dog Days page for to find out what stores are participating and what deals they are offering.
Dog Days Events Map
Participating business and organizations stretch from 8th to 17th Street along U Street, and from Thomas Circle north to Florida Avenue on 14th Street. MidCity has a great Dog Days map and listing (PDF) that you can download (the map is on the last page). Activities are organized by:
- Sidwalk Sale Deals
- Restaurant Deals
- Arts, Community and Culture