The Obama's Are Going To Chicago But There's Still Plenty To Do In D.C. For Memorial Day Weekend

by SARAH KUNST · May 27, 2010

D.C. is full of patriotic events this weekend but that doesn't mean your options are restricted to national monuments. Throw on a star spangled bathing suit and hit the pool parties, bbqs and parades below.

BYT Summer Camp Presents: Camp Camp at The Capitol Skyline Hotel Pool When Sat, May 29,12:00 pm - 8:00 pm Where Capitol Skyline Hotel Why Jump in the pool to cool off, tacky attire preferred [Details]

Memorial Day Party on the Patio! When Sat, May 29,9:00 pm - 1:00 am Where Black FInn DC Why Hang patio-side with Three Olives [Details]

Memorial Day Weekend with Tim Sweeney and Solomon Sanchez When Sun, May 30,10:00 pm - 1:00 am Where U Street Music Hall Why: What better way to celebrate America than dancing really hard? [Details]

3 Hosts Memorial Day Patio Pig Roast with Craft Beers & Eco-Friendly Foods Smoked Pig When Sun, May 30,4:00 pm - 5:00 pm Where 3 Bar & Grill, Why Pigging out for charity? Heaven on earth. [Details]

Hot Summer Whites Memorial Weekend Party When Sun, May 30,10:00 pm - 1:00 am Where Tattoo Bar Why This annual party promises the best of both bubbles - Miller High Life and Champers [Details]

National Memorial Day Parade When Mon, May 31,2:00 pm - 5:00 pm Where National Mall Why Hit the Mall to honor those who served [Details]