Safely Celebrating July 4 on the Riverfront

Capitol Riverfront Events 


With Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) and health experts recommending at-home Fourth of July celebrations, businesses and parks are helping residents safely enjoy the holiday. Capitol Riverfront compiled a list of virtual or socially-distanced celebrations. Here’s how to celebrate the Fourth at Capitol Riverfront while following health guidelines:

More DC Health guidance on cookouts and private gatherings is available here. Learn more about Phase 2 guidelines here

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