Ice Cream Jubilee celebrates National Ice Cream Day on Sunday, July 18 with free ice cream scoops at The Yards. From 1-3pm on Sunday, July 18, 2021, Ice Cream Jubilee …
Laser Cat is a gigantic feline-shaped art installation that projects creative work crowd-sourced from around the world through its laser-beam eyes. Yes, you read that right: cool imagery, giant inflatable cat, laser beams. Founded by Hungry Castle, the Barcelona-based creative duo whose projects blend fashion and public art have made a global impression.
FEATURED KIDS ACTIVITIES
Children’s Craft Stations
Car Ear Making Craft Stations by Lola’s Laboratory
Glitter Tattoo Artists
Hot Chocolate & Ice Cream for sale by Ice Cream Jubilee
Food for sale by Agua 301 Restaurant and Willie’s Brew & Que
Note: There are over a dozen restaurants in The Yards neighborhood for family dining including TaKorean, Potbelly Sandwich Shop, Nando’s PERi-PERi, Osteria Morini, 100 Montaditos, sweetgreen, Bluejacket, Kruba Thai & Sushi, and more.
Sponsored by The Yards and Washington Project for the Arts with the support of The JBG Companies.
The event will be held at the Historic Mill Building at the corner of 3rd and Tingey St. SE at The Yards. Closest metro station is Navy Yard-Ballpark (Green Line)
ABOUT THE ORGANIZERS
The Yards DC
Welcome to a neighborhood that offers wonderful riverfront views and exciting dining options with just a splash of attitude. Situated between the Navy Yard and Nats Park, The Yards is fast becoming a home for trend setters and a hotbed of entertainment. Live in modern luxury or lounge in Yards Park. Sip a well-crafted beer or get the workout of your life.
Washington Project for the Arts
Established in 1975 by pioneer Alice Denney as an artist service center, WPA was part of the grassroots movement of “alternative artist spaces.” Today, WPA is the largest visual arts-based membership organization in the DC area and serves as a catalyst for contemporary art. WPA is both an artist service organization, supporting artists at all stages of their careers, and a presenting organization, promoting contemporary art through exhibitions and programs that stimulate public dialogue on art and culture. WPA presents between 60 and 70 free workshops, exhibitions, artist education programs, and contemporary art events annually, serving over 120,000 artists and art appreciators each year.
Steadfast Supply at The Yards is partnering up with Lola and Pear Publishing to present 5 weeks of FREE Children’s Book Readings and Signings from July 17th – August 14th. …
Every year we pay homage to fizzy dry reds and the charcuterie capital of the world. Ten dry Lambrusco’s poured by the glass and half glass all paired with different …