14 Nov

Canal Park Ice Skating Rink Opens to Events and Free Skate This Weekend

If warm Saturdays in the spring are made for trips to Eastern Market, than crisp fall days (even cold winter ones) are meant for outdoor ice skating rinks. No longer do we have to leave the Hill or drive to Virginia to take a turn around a well-known skating rink. Now, we can step out […]


15 Feb

The Wish List: Skating at Eastern Market

One ¬†recent brisk Saturday morning I was walking through Eastern Market with my wife and daughter after a filling breakfast at Tortilla Cafe, and my little one asked, “Daddy is that a skating rink?”¬† She was pointing at the flat concrete pad that was the home of the temporary market structure, across 7th Street SE […]