Police Week has begun, and this weekend there will be a lot of activities around Penn Quarter.
The National Police Memorial will host events Thursday at 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. (Police Unity Tour) and Friday evening at 8:00 p.m. (Candlelight Vigil).
The Fraternal Order of Police Lodge at 2nd and H Streets N.W. will continuously be holding an event in the parking lot from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 a.m. on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Pipe bands will play on Friday and Saturday.
On Saturday, there will be an Honor Guard competition at John Marshall Plaza (Pennsylvania Ave and 4th Street N.W.) beginning at 8:30 a.m.
Be aware of these events as you plan your weekend, as well as the influx of visitors to our neighborhood.
A full schedule of events and more details are available here.