Summer Events & Programming, DEI District Launch, Hotel Happenings and More!
Industry Updates and DEI Content Hub
The DEI District showcases diversity, equity and inclusion efforts in the city for visitors, groups and meetings. Destination DC has launched The DEI District, a content hub to help showcase Washington, DC as a global destination that promotes and validates diversity, equity and inclusion. Learn about The DEI District, the local Hospitality Alliance’s commitment to in-person events, the American Experience Foundation and the Student Youth & Travel Association’s return to DC in 2022. Read More
With $10.3 billion in development, construction continues in Washington, DC with major openings and renovations coming to the city’s airports and the iconic National Mall.
DC has 19 new hotels and 4,300 rooms in the pipeline. Learn more about new hotels and new brands, extensive renovations and two new hotels opening in Washington, DC this summer.
Dining & Drinking
DC’s restaurant scene continues to evolve. The city has welcomed new restaurants and deluxe food halls, reopened staples and in late spring, celebrated a new crop of Michelin distinguished outlets.
Calendar of Events
In-person summer programming returns to Washington, DC outdoor movies, new exhibits and a reimagined Capital Pride celebration.
Planning ahead? See what’s in store for Washington, DC later this year and into 2022 and beyond, including major exhibits at DC’s iconic Smithsonian Institution and the return of theater.