The Palisades Parade kicked off in Northwest D.C. today, as it does every Fourth of July. And just as every year, the event had its share of patriotism and politics.
The D.C. region will be a little more crowded than usual this weekend, with tourists and area residents celebrating the Forth of July.
All sorts of fireworks for the 4th.
Folklife on the National Mall, the Louvre at the National Gallery of Art and Reefer Madness at Theatre Project.
The Smithsonian Folklife Festival is underway today on the National Mall.
Source Festival showcases theater and talent while three artists revisit the places from their pasts at the Stamp Gallery.
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