The 2012 Seesucker Bike Ride and Social was held on June 9th and, like every year, the annual event was a Jazz Age-inspired bicycle ride throught DC. This year the the ride began at Fort Reno Park and ended at the Hillwood Estate, Museum and Garden. Put on by Eric Channing Brewer of Dandies & Quaintrelles and Holly Bass of Holly Bass Performance Projects, the bikers were treated to an afternoon of picnicking, croquet, badmiton and live jazz. - Kellie Armstead.
Attendees ride their bikes at the social. Kellie Armstead/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.