Friday, May 24th and Saturday May 25th – Old Town Trolley Tours of Washington DC will have normal operations. All stops will be open. There may be more than the normal amount of congestion due to events of the weekend.
Stop #6( Capitol ) Closed until further notice
Sunday May 26th – No Day Tours due to “Rolling Thunder” Events. Night Tours will operate normally.
Sunday May 26- The Memorial Day Concert which kicks off at 8:00pm on the West Lawn of the US Capital. This year’s concert features a host of Military and modern performers as in previous years. It will also be broadcast on PBS. Guest can actually attend the concert on the National Mall. No tickets are required. Gates open at 5:00pm.
Monday May 27thMemorial Day – Old Town Trolley Tours of Washington DC will have normal operations. All stops will be open. Expect possible delays and reroutes due to congestion and pedestrian traffic.
Monday May 27- Memorial Day
For your guests wanting to attend the Memorial Day Service, they need to be at ANC by 8:00am. No one can get to the Service except by taking the tram. The Memorial Day Service is open to everyone, guests do not need their Trolley ticket. Trolley tickets will be required after 2:00pm, once the Cemetery opens for tours. Old Town Trolley will not be providing shuttle service in the morning, but will run shuttles from 2pm-5pm.
We apologize for any inconvenience. These events are beyond our control.
Learn something new about your city this month! District of Columbia residents, as well as residents within a 50 mile radius can take advantage of some of our tours and attractions for FREE when accompanied by a full fare adult paid guest with Hometown Pass!
Washington National Cathedral, 3101 Wisconsin Ave NW
Hosted at Washington National Cathedral, Flower Mart is a family friendly spring event. The Cathedral stairs become a stage for international dancers, talented choirs and craft making. Friends of the Cathedral sell flowering plants, teach gardening, and provide free tours of the stunning Cathedral and Tower.
Eugen Onegin – Washington National Opera
Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, 2700 F St NW
Pushkin’s sweeping novel comes to vivid life in Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece. Young Tatiana confesses her devotion to the worldly Onegin, but his cold refusal devastates her. Years later, when Tatiana matures, it is Onegin who begs for her love. Will Tatiana embrace the man she once longed for? Or will Onegin forever be the victim of his own bitter decision?
National Cherry Blossom Festival
Washington, DC’s most famous festival is a captivating tribute to spring and honors Japan’s gift of 3,000 cherry trees in 1912. Highlights include music, dance performances, parades, fireworks and thousands of trees bursting with pink blossoms.
Washington Nationals Home Opener
Nationals Park, 1500 South Capitol St, SE
Washington, DC’s Major League Baseball team, the Washington Nationals, kick off the season in March for an exciting summer of great games, sweeping cityscape views and the Running of the Presidents.