Soldiers Home Family Festival This Saturday – Food Trucks, Live Jazz, DC Brau, Games And More!

Logo courtesy of the Friends of the Soldiers Home
Logo courtesy of the Friends of the Soldiers Home

Looking for something local, free and fun to do this weekend? Check out the Family Festival at the nearby Armed Forces Retirement Home this Saturday, May 4 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The festival is hosted by Friends of the Soldier’s Home and will feature:

  • Live Jazz Performances
  • Carnival Games & Prizes (Bocce/Volleyball/Football Toss/Horse Shoes/Baseball Throw/Golf Putting Mats and More)
  • A  Walking Tour of the Grounds at 2pm with Brookland’s own Mary Pat Rowan
  • Toy Boat Races on the Pond
  • Food Trucks (Captain Cookie and the Milk Man, The Big Cheese, and DC Ballers)
  • Beer from DC Brau

The event is free and you are welcome to bring your picnic baskets but dogs are not invited. There will be limited parking for a $5 donation. The festival will take place on the Lower Grounds of the Armed Forces Retirement Home at Rock Creek Church Road and Randolph St NW. This event is rain or shine.

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