Inn BoonsBoro

Happy Birthday to You!

Say “Happy Birthday” to someone special (or to yourself!) with the gift of Inn BoonsBoro!  We’ll have a bottle of chilled champagne waiting when you check-in, as well as a gift bag of full-sized Inn BoonsBoro amenities of the signature scent of your room, along with a signed copy of a book by Nora Roberts or J. D. Robb (your choice).  And, so the birthday boy or girl can do a little shopping, we’ll include $25 gift cards from Gifts Inn BoonsBoro and Turn The Page Book store.  After your wine and cheese reception at the inn, head over to Dan’s Restaurant and Tap House with your $75 gift certificate for a fabulous birthday dinner.  A birthday isn’t a birthday without cake, so we’ll have one especially for you created by Icing Bakery.  Blow out the candles and make a WISH!

Weekend night            $535 (Suite)                $515 (Room)
Weeknight                   $515 (Suite)                $485 (Room)

Inn BoonsBoro | 1 N. Main Street, Boonsboro, MD 21713 | 301-432-1188


Eat – Washington, D.C.

Good Stuff Eatery

Washington Post’s Restaurant Guide

ZAGAT D.C. site’s 100 Very Best Restaurants Guide 2013 for D.C., Maryland and Virginia

Ben’s Chili Bowl’s Historic Restaurants in the D.C. area

D.C. Eater’s 38 Essential Restaurants

1789 – I am not sure why, but I have always wanted to dine there!

Any tips? Please share in the comments!

Cherry Blossom Festival – Washington D.C.

The 2014 Festival will be held March 20 through April 13, with the Parade on Saturday, April 12, 2014.

National Cherry Blossom Festival web site

Interesting Tours

Cruise Mt. Vernon

Monuments by Moonlight

D.C. Blossoms Tour (guided bus tour)

Cherry Blossom Cruises

Questions and answers below from the FAQ page on the official website.

Where should I stay for the Festival?

The Festival partners with numerous Washington, DC hotels that are located both within the District and the surrounding areas, providing visitors with numerous options and deals when selecting where to stay during your trip. View the list of participating hotels.

Are tickets required to attend the Festival?

Many Festival events are FREE and open to the public. However, there are a few exceptions. Events that require paid admission are indicated with a Dollar Symbol ($) next to their listings. Browse the Events section for event listings and to see which events have admissions fees. .

What is the National Cherry Blossom Festival?

The National Cherry Blossom Festival is Washington, DC’s and the nation’s greatest springtime celebration that annually celebrates the gift of the cherry blossom trees and their symbol of enduring friendship between the citizens of Japan and the United States. Timed in conjunction with the peak blooming period of the trees, the city-wide event attracts visitors and area residents to hundreds of events in partnership with more than 30 local organizations.

The Festival is organized by the National Cherry Blossom Festival, Inc., a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to promoting the beauty of nature and international friendship through year-round programs, events, and educational initiatives that enhance our environment, showcase arts and culture, and build community spirit.

What sorts of events occur during the Festival?

The Festival features creative and diverse activities that promote traditional and contemporary arts and culture, natural beauty and the environment, and community spirit and youth education, the majority of which are free and open to the public. Signature Festival events include Family Day and the Opening Ceremony, the Southwest Waterfront Fireworks Festival, and the National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade®. There are over 150 daily cultural performances by local, national and international entertainers, sports competitions, and so much more. Browse the Event section by category or date for event listings and additional information.

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– Been on the Boston tour with “Lobstaback”. Incredible time! I did not hop on or off as there was only about an hour and a half left by the time I started the tour. I am looking forward to St. Augustine and Savannah someday.