Celebrate the French holiday with happy hours and late-night soirées.
The French national holiday is celebrated around Washington with music, drinks and family-friendly fun.
Eight ways to celebrate France's independence, from 18th-century courtiers to goofy relay races.
Washington will mark the French holiday with four days of parties, including family-friendly museum happenings and late-night soirees.
Our picks include a "Christmas in July" party with beer and cookies and the D.C. Blues Society's 10-band cookout.