CAPITOL HILL CAROLING MARATHON
Hosted by Eastern Market Main Street (EMMS) and Music on the Hill, the first Capitol Hill Caroling Marathon will feature a full day of holiday singing, featuring choirs from all over the neighborhood and city. Starting at 10am, groups will leave from the intersection at 7th and C Streets SE (across from Eastern Market) every hour to carol around the EMMS corridor. Stop to watch or sing along as you do your shopping, and celebrate the holiday season with EMMS!
Participating groups include Capitol Hill Chorale, Capitol Hill United Methodist Church, Library of Congress Choral, Music on the Hill, and Gay Men's Chorus of Washington.
Come for the caroling, stay for a full day of activities on the EMMS corridor:
Italian Market @ Radici | 10am-6pm
Visit Radici Market for a holiday market full of goodies from Italian makers and artists!
The Flea Market at Eastern Market | 10am-5pm
The Flea Market at Eastern Market, which celebrated its 34th anniversary in 2017, hosts exhibitors with art, collectables, crafts, and antiques from five continents.
Holiday Makers Mart @ East City Bookshop | 12pm-5pm
Browse a selection of local artist's holiday gift offerings at East City Bookshop! Shop products by: Hunny Bunny Grey Moggie Melanie Ouellette Karlins Moonlight Bindery Sneekis: Washington DC and Virginia T-Shirts and local illustrator Elizabeth Early von Oehsen Pair unique gifts with our selection of books and other quirky bookish goods to create holiday packages for even the hardest-to-shop-for on your list.
And if you get hungry, don't forget about all the fabulous restaurants in the neighborhood! See some of them on our virtual corridor.