From St. Patrick’s Day celebrations to the official start of spring, things are starting to brighten up around BeechTree with longer days and warmer weather. There are some fantastic opportunities this month to get out and enjoy all that our region has to offer. So head out in our community or take a day trip to National Harbor or the District with these exciting events.
See the Big Apple Circus at National Harbor
Hit the National Harbor waterfront for an action-packed circus show filled with thrills, laughs and a lifetime of memories for the whole family. The show runs Wednesday through Sunday until March 24 and features diverse acts from the flying trapeze to world-renowned comedy.
And if you’re looking for more adult-focused circus entertainment, don’t miss out on the limited Mirror Room events on March 9, 15 and 16.
Catch a Concert at the MGM National Harbor
If you’re looking for a glamorous night out, the MGM National Harbor has it all, from award-winning restaurants to a world-class casino. Plus, this month is bringing a variety of acclaimed musical acts to this one-of-a-kind destination.
Get your tickets to the legendary rockers Jethro Tull on March 15 for their 50th-anniversary tour. Or watch the famous jam band Widespread Panic play over St. Patrick’s Day weekend, with shows on March 15, 16 and 17. If classic R&B is more your speed, take in the sounds of the Empress of Soul, Gladys Knight on March 23rd. Finally, the month concludes with a big finale from Mariah Carey on March 31.
Celebrate the Return of the Golf Season with Troon Management
With warmer weather approaching, this month is set to bring the first tee times of the season to Lake Presidential Golf Club. So it’s time to pull those clubs out of storage and hit the driving range to warm up your swing. The course is now under new leadership from renowned Troon Management, and we can’t wait to see what events and tournaments are soon to be announced for this spring.
Cheer on the Start of Baseball Season
Opening Day is March 28, and tickets for the Washington Nationals Home Opener against the New York Mets are going fast, but opportunities still remain. In addition, following Thursday’s big game, there are two home games against the Mets to close out Opening Weekend that Saturday and Sunday. Don’t want to wait that long? Get tickets for spring training exhibition games during the weeks prior.
Wear Green for National ShamrockFest at RFK Stadium Grounds
ShamrockFest is America’s largest St. Patrick’s Day festival, and it’s held this year on March 23 at the RFK Stadium Grounds. Get your tickets for this all-day street festival featuring live music, delicious food vendors, carnival rides, plenty of beer and much more!
This is just a taste of what’s happening around near BeechTree this March, so be sure to visit the National Harbor website and TripSavvy’s Guide to DC events to see what other exciting events are on tap in our area.