U St and surroundings - Look at those murals!
It's spring, and there are murals in this city--- Let's find them!
Scroll down on this site to see two videos about DC murals.
This hike is a loop of about 3 miles, all flat, all city streets, all interesting. There's a ton happening on U St these days, as you might already know. This route includes landmarks like the original Ben's Chili Bowl along the U St corridor, the Lincoln Theater and Blagden Alley. It's good! Want to come?
Date: Saturday, March 23, 2019
When do we start? 11 am
Where will we start? the corner of 16th St NW and U St. There's street parking; free on Saturdays.
Where will we eat? The Commissary which is near the end of the hike
How long is it, distance-wise? ~3-mile loop
How much time do you think? ~2 or 2.5 hours, including lunch. With a little coordination, you can join us for any or all of it!
What to bring: Friends, water, plastic for lunch. Friends!
What if it rains? Depending on the temperature... we may proceed. If you RSVP, you'll be in the loop-- RSVP to get in the loop! Also, RSVP so we'll know who to be looking for or if you have questions.