The Fort Dupont Park Summer Theatre Concert Series, which has been running for 40 years now, is one of the biggest parties of the summer.
July 21, 2012 Heatwave performs at Fort Dupont Park. For six weeks each summer, thousands upon thousands of fans gather at the park for weekly concerts by veteran funk and soul bands. Astrid Riecken/For The Washington Post
President Trump and first lady Melania Trump lit the National Christmas Tree for the first time. The program was hosted by television personality Kathie Lee Gifford and actor Dean Cain and featured performances by the Beach Boys, Jack Wagner, Wynonna Judd, Craig Campbell and others.