2015 Calendar of Events

ABOUT BOATING SAFELY 1-DAY CLASS Taught by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, this boating safety course is designed to be an introductory course to meet the boating education needs of recreational boaters. Call 703/494-7161 for more information.

13-15: 20TH ANNUAL NATIONAL CAPITAL BOAT SHOW Find everything you need to hit the water this season at one of the largest boat shows in the region. Shop hundreds of new boats from dealers throughout Virginia and Maryland, including runabouts, saltwater fishing boats, ski boats, pontoons, deck boats, jet boats, jon boats, and PWCs. Visit www.gsevents.com for more information.

21: COAST GUARD SAFETY DAY/COURTESY VESSEL EXAMINATIONS Certified vessel examiners inspect your boat to ensure that it is in compliance with all Federal and State boating laws. For more information contact sales@hoffmasters.com or call 703/494-7161.

20-April 12: NATIONAL CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL Take your boat up
to D.C. and see the 2013 Festival which opens with a star-studded show
featuring local and national entertainment to welcome springtime to
Washington, DC during the 101th Anniversary of the Gift of Trees. Visit www.nationalcherryblossomfestival.org for more information.

POTOMAC WATERSHED CLEANUP DAY The largest regional event of its kind, the Cleanup provides a transforming experience that engages citizens and community leaders. Call 703/494-7161 for more information.

11: NATIONAL CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL PARADE Take your boat up to D.C. and enjoy this long-standing Washington tradition featuring lavish floats, giant helium balloons, marching bands, and other family entertainment. Visit www.nationalcherryblossomfestival.org for more information.

25: 2015 SPRINGFEST FAIRFAX Held at the Lorton Workhouse Arts Center and Occoquan Regional Park—artisan demonstrations, games, puppet show, wildlife shows, art center tours, climbing wall, petting zoo, pony rides, farmers market, and much, much more! Call 703/494-7161 or visit www.springfestfairfax.org for more information.


Extreme Recess gives children ages 4-24 with physical and developmental challenges the opportunity to participate in adaptive watersports, allowing them to realize a physical potential previously unimagined while having the time of their life! Call 703/494-7161 or visit dreamsforkids.org for more information.