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Sunday, January 1, 2012
PAST: FESTIVAL: Barracks Row Festival along 8th St, SE near Eastern Market Metro this SAT, Sept 22nd from 11:00am - 5:00pm, Free
Enjoy a day of music, food and other fun events for everyone at the Barracks Row Fall Festival this Saturday. In addition to favorites like tours of the Marine Barracks and Home of the Commandants, there will be a Military Culinary Competition and Redskins cheerleaders.
The DC State Fair will be joining the festival this year to celebrate home-grown talents of the District. Contests will cover baked goods, beverages (homebrews), crafts and many more! For information on how to enter contests and the judging schedule, please see the main DC State Fair site.