Do This: Smithsonian Food History Weekend Festival (11/7-11/9/19)

Food History Weekend 2019

The fifth annual Smithsonian Food History Weekend Festival is coming this weekend! The theme is ‘Power Through Food’.

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Do This: National Book Festival 2019 @ Walter E. Washington Convention Center (8/31/19)

Book Festival 2019
Book Festival draws large crowds! (Photo from Book Festival website)

Your favorite annual book festival returns on August 31st!

Get down to the Washington Convention Center for the National Book Festival. The 2019 edition is looking pretty solid.

Some of the notable authors and panels:
* Panel: Fiction Through a Different Lens @ 11am
* U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg @ 11:30am
* Conversation: Animal Emotions @ 12pm
* José Andrés @ 1pm
* David Grann @ 2:30pm
* David McCullough @ 5:30pm
* Barbara Kingsolver @ 6pm

Find the full schedule.

Why this event? You love to read! Or you should. And it’s free. And there are lots of your favorite authors attending. And reasons.

Find the list of authors here.

Free. 9:30am – 7:30pm

Walter E. Washington Convention Center (801 Mt Vernon Pl NW, Washington, DC 20001)