Georgetown is a beautiful, historic neighborhood, and one of the many aspects that makes it so charming is the number of local businesses that thrive there. 

Here is everything you need to know before you head out to Independents Day and shop all your favorite local merchants!

WHEN: Saturday, June 30, 2018 | 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
WHERE: Neighborhood of Georgetown | Wisconsin Ave., M Street, and more! (get specifics on what streets here)
COST: Free to the public | Bring cash as some of the vendors may not accept debit/credit cards.

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DETAILS: Over 30 different Georgetown businesses will be present at Independents Day, selling everything from food, to fashion, to artisan crafts, to home décor. Many of the businesses will be selling their merchandise for up to 75 percent off, so it’s a great opportunity to take advantage of all the sales!

There will also be entertainment, music, games, face-painting, and a balloon artist. Adult lemonade will be served at several locations to keep you cool and add a little day drinking to your shopping spree. You will also be able to purchase snacks like hot dogs, cotton candy, popcorn, and more. 

Check out all the participating vendors here. And make sure to hashtag #independentsdaygeorgetown in all your adorable social media pictures!

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And if you’re looking to continue to support local business beyond this event (which you absolutely should because Washington, D.C., has so much to offer), check out these and these local businesses around the city. 

What is your favorite shop in Georgetown? Tell us in the comments below!

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