Posts Tagged ‘parade’

Photos: Memorial Day Parade

Slideshow.  Constitution Ave, NW.  May 28th.  © 2012 Matt Dunn

Photos: Thanksgiving Parade

Parade Gallery.  Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD.  Nov. 19th.  © 2011 Matt Dunn

Saturday: Capital Pride Parade

It's the last weekend of Capital Pride and that means it's time to head down to the annual parade Saturday evening. The procession starts at 5:30 p.m., heading through Dupont Circle and ending at 14th and N NW. Check the route map for specifics and watch for the Washington City Paper float. Some of us [...]

Photos: St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Photos: Chinese New Year Parade

Photos: Thanksgiving Parade

Photos: Capital Pride Parade

Photos: Parade

Photos: Cherry Blossom Parade

Photo: Tuesday, in the Rain

Photo: Postcards From Home: Film and Paper Archives

Parade, 2000
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Postcards From Home: Film and Paper Archive

Parade, 1995

Postcards From Home: Film and Paper Archive

Parade, 1990

Hey State of Illinois: Can’t You Get Your Own Lincoln Outfit?

State of Illinois, have some pride. You're the land of Lincoln. You boast of that heritage, on all kinds of official items and tourist appeals.
So you'd think that for the biggest inaugural parade in history, you could come up with your own, authentic, distinctive Lincoln costume for your state society treasurer or some other [...]

Entitlement and Ticketholders

DCist's Sommer Mathis prudently spanks a haughty attitude among parade ticketholders, as evidenced by this comment from onesuch. This particular individual thought she should be exempt from the requirement to get on the parade route early, before the feds close it down due to overcapacity. Just because you bought a $25 ticket doesn't mean you're [...]