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Your Guide to Washington Nationals Baseball

The 2019 World Series Champion Washington Nationals are back in action this spring and summer with an exciting schedule, plenty of home runs and, of course, Racing Presidents. Save up to 20% off tickets when using code VISITDC . The History of the Washington Nationals After a 33-year absence, Major...

Stephen Strasburg at Nationals Parade
5 Eventful Reasons to Visit the Entertainment and Sports Arena in Congress Heights

Just a three-minute walk from the Congress Heights Metro, the Entertainment and Sports Arena on the East Campus of St. Elizabeth’s Hospital serves as the home for the WNBA’s Washington Mystics and the Washington Wizards G-League affiliate, the Capital City Go-Go. The venue is well-equipped to...

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4 Reasons to Check Out DC's Sports Teams This Fall

Washington, DC is a sports town — and fall is the best time to be a sports fan. The NFL season revs to life, as do the regular seasons for the NHL and NBA, and NCAA Basketball tips off as well. Fortunately, the DC area’s bounty of teams means there are plenty of reasons to watch or attend games as...

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8 Exciting Ways to Engage with Baseball in Washington, DC

There are plenty of ways to engage with the national pastime in the nation’s capital. And now, with DC ready to host its first World Series since 1933 thanks to the Washington Nationals' incredible run, there's no better time to take in these experiences. Check them out below!

Washington Nationals game at Nationals Park - Baseball in Washington, DC
5 Reasons to Attend a Washington Wizards Basketball Game

The Washington Wizards are one of the hottest tickets in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Their DC fan base is ready for another exciting season in 2019-2020, as the Wizards will look to make their fifth playoff appearance in seven years. Here are our favorite reasons to check out Wizards...

Washington Wizards Basketball Game at Capital One Arena - Professional Basketball in Washington, DC
5 Reasons to Attend a Washington Mystics Game at the New Entertainment and Sports Arena

Led by a superstar who is supported by an outstanding cast, the Washington Mystics have big things planned for 2019 after falling just short of a WNBA title last season. First on the docket: welcome fans to the new, state-of-the-art Entertainment and Sports Arena , the team’s new home court. So...

Washington Mystics WNBA basketball game - Reasons to check out a Mystics game in Washington, DC
DC Sports Teams Return to Play

Sports fans, rejoice. The NHL, NBA, WNBA and MLB are all set to return. Although spectating will be limited to watching games from the comfort of your home, you can finally root on the local squads in live action again. Keep in mind that due to the COVID-19 crisis or lingering health issues, some...

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7 Can’t-Miss DC Sports Superstars

Sports fans adore when an entire team works together to accomplish a common goal, as the Washington Capitals did in winning the 2018 Stanley Cup. But seeing a superstar show off his or her tremendous skill in an individual feat of glory can also leave a lasting memory. Fortunately, DC has plenty of...

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5 Reasons to Check Out the DC Defenders at Audi Field

The football season didn’t end after that big game in early February (sorry, we’re trying to avoid trademark infringement). The DC Defenders’ season has kicked off to much fanfare, with football fanatics flocking to the state-of-the-art Audi Field to watch the talented XFL team play. With three...

DC Defenders XFL Game at Audi Field - Professional Football in Washington, DC
6 Organized Races & Marathons to Check Out in Washington, DC

Whether you’re a serious runner or like to stay active while having fun with friends, DC has great organized race options for all fitness levels.

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