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Winter Walk-through of Capitol Riverfront

Just because the holiday season has come to an end doesn’t mean the fun does. Say goodbye to the winter blues and hello to riverfront fun because our Capitol Riverfront neighborhood is still jam-packed with exciting activities to keep you busy all winter long. Let us walk you through your perfect Capitol Riverfront winter season activities.

Take a Spin around the Canal Park Ice Rink

The Canal Park Ice Rink is open until mid-March, which gives you plenty of time to show off those “figure 8”s. Open Sunday through Thursdays from 2:00 pm to 10:00 pm, and from 12:00 pm to 10:00 pm on Fridays and Saturdays, the ice rink is the place to get out in the neighborhood and have some winter fun. 200 M St, SE

Have a "Me" day

If the weather’s got you feeling drab, treat yourself to a spa day at one our 10+ neighborhood spas and salons, and finish off a day of pampering with a mini staycation at one of our popular hotels. Whether a facial from Silver Mirror, a massage from Aura Spa, or a mani-pedi at your favorite nail salon - go on and give yourself a glow!

Sip and Paint 

Join Bonchon for a Thursday evening Paint Night, happening every other Thursday night starting January 11! Get there early at 6:00 pm for a pre-painting happy hour, setting the perfect mood for an evening of artistic expression. The canvas awaits your imagination from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. With a limit of 15 seats per class, all materials, from aprons to paint brushes, are provided. Unleash your inner artist, unwind with a sip, and let the creativity flow at Bonchon's Paint Night! 1015 Half Street SE

Brews & Bites

Immerse yourself in Bluejacket's Brews & Bites tasting experience! Step into Bluejacket's brewery and be greeted with a full-sized offering of one of their delectable brews, setting the tone for an unforgettable adventure. As the tour unfolds, guests will indulge in four carefully curated tasters paired perfectly with savory small plates, all leading up to a final stop at Bluejacket's exclusive private bottle shop! Book your tour now. 300 Tingey St, SE

Volunteer for a River Cleanup

Want to give back to the community? Volunteer to help clean the Anacostia River. The Anacostia Riverkeeper organizes river cleanup initiatives across DC neighborhoods throughout the year. In an effort to give back and keep the rivers clean, visit their website and be on the lookout for their upcoming cleanup events.

Savour a Tour & Tasting at District Winery

Learn all about the joys of urban winemaking, including a seated tasting of five wines at District Winery. You’ll also learn all about their humble beginnings in Brooklyn and how the winery made its way to the Capitol Riverfront neighborhood. Purchase your $40 tickets here. 385 Water St, SE

Belt it out at Karaoke Night

Belt it out this winter on Karaoke Night at Stadium Sports with DJ VJ, every Friday starting at 9:00 pm. Whether its to show off your singing chops or watch others put on a show on stage, Karaoke Night is a fun time for everyone. 300 Tingey St. SE

Exercise your brain at Neighborhood District Trivia 

Challenge Capitol Riverfront neighbors and co-workers at Trivia Night. Enjoy a game of wit with happy hour drinks while nibbling on delicious bites Monday through Wednesday. On Mondays, separate trivia nights will be hosted at Tap99 and Dacha starting at 7:00 pm, and The Brig’s own trivia night will start at 8:00 pm. Bonchon will host a trivia night on Tuesdays at 7:00 pm, and Stadium Sports will finish the week off with a trivia night on Wednesdays at 7:00 pm.