Every week I pick out the best culinary and social events happening on the weekends in the DC area. I choose the fun, exciting and enlightening events. This week is no different. You can visit the White House Garden, continue celebrating Oktoberfest and have a nice weekend out at Mount Vernon.
White House Garden Tours
Saturday-Sunday (October 17-18)
This weekend they are opening up the White House gardens for visitors to see. The tour includes all of the Gardens except for the new Kitchen Garden. Although the Kitchen Garden will be able to be seen from a distance. Tickets are first come first serve each morning starting at 8AM. Remember tickets are one per person each person has to be present to pick up tickets. Tickets are available in the Ellipse Pavilion on 15th and E.
Tours are available on Saturday, October 17, 2009, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, October 18, 2009, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.