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Where to Wander: Oct. 11-13

Enjoy the autumn weather this weekend at these events.
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Friday, October 11 

Spooky Halloween Bike Ride

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When: 8 p.m.

Where: Dupont Circle 

This week for your free spooky season activity, DC Bike Party will be hosting a night bike ride. Come in a creative Halloween costume to add to the Halloween spirit! 

Autumn Evenings: Feel the Sun In Your Mouth

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When: 5-8 p.m.

Where: Hirshhorn Plaza

Enjoy the last Autumn Evenings event while viewing new additions to the Hirshhorn Collection. Bring a little bit fo extra cash to enjoy the gelato that will be featured. 

Saturday, October 12

The Big Build

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When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Where: National Building Museum

Bring the whole family to the annual "The Big Build" at the National Building Museum. Experience the new Tech Lab while building and learning at other various stations. 

Bethesda Row Arts Festival

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When: 11 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Where: Bethesda Row’s Shopping and Entertainment District 

Discover local artists at the 22nd annual Bethesda Row Arts Festival. The two-day event will be perfect for a nice fall weekend. Check out the interactive map to find the exact location of each vendor that will be there!

Tug of Wharf

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When: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Where: The Wharf

Help with the fight against breast cancer while having fun! As October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month, the American Cancer Society will be hosting Tug of Wharf where you can sign up with 5 other people to compete in a 6 on 6 tug of war fight. 

Sunday, October 13

Anacostia Community Museum Grand Reopening 

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When: 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Where: Anacostia Community Museum 

Celebrate the reopening of the Anacostia Community Museum this weekend. Enjoy live performances and from 2-4 p.m. enjoy surprise festivities. It's the perfect event to help celebrate the Anacostia neighborhood. 

Sunday Night Full Moon Walk: National Mall Monuments & Memorials

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When: 5:30-8 p.m. 

Where: Meet at the World War II memorial museum 

While a full moon will be shining in the night sky on Sunday, why not use that night light to join a walking tour of some of the amazing Washington monuments. Join the final walking tour for the year! 

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