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Friday, Apr 29, 2016 at 11:12 AM EDT

Learn the Chemistry of a Perfect Beer at Richmond's Science on Tap Festival

Become educated on the chemistry of a perfect beer at Richmond’s craft beer festival “Science on Tap.” »

7 Things to Know If You're Going to Broccoli City Fest

Going to the sold-out Broccoli City Festival this year? Here's what you need to know when you go! »

5 Music Fests Just a Bus Ride Away

5 Music Fests Just a Bus Ride Away

No need to go to California to get a festival experience. These five music festivals are a bus ride away. »

Celebrate Pirates at the Blackbeard Pirate Fest

Celebrate Pirates at the Blackbeard Pirate Fest

Ahoy, matey! Grab your eye patch and bandana and join 50,000 other pirate enthusiasts for... a giant pirate festival, obviously. »

Shenandoah Apple Blossom Fest Kicks Off April 22

Shenandoah Apple Blossom Fest Kicks Off April 22

So let's take stock. Carnival? Check. Wine festival? Check. Talent show? Check. Tennis competition? Check. Fire truck rodeo? Sure, why not? »

Sold-Out Broccoli City Festival to Be Held Sat.

This year's sold-out Broccoli City Festival is coming up Saturday. The festival's co-founder, Brandon McEachern, and actor Lance Gross stopped by News4 Midday to talk about Saturday's festivities. »

Prince's Bright Yellow Electric Guitar on Display at Smithsonian

Prince's Bright Yellow Electric Guitar on Display at Smithsonian

Prince's "Yellow Cloud" electric guitar will be on special display at the National Museum of American History until Sept. 5. »

Dupont Underground Opens New Display

Remember the popular exhibit at the National Building Museum that featured thousands of plastic balls? Well, they're now being used in a new way, and the event has quickly become one of the hardest tickets... »

Beach Boys to Headline Memorial Day Concert in DC

Beach Boys to Headline Memorial Day Concert in DC

The Beach Boys will be the headliners for this year's Memorial Day concert on the lawn of the U.S. Capitol. Producers announced plans Thursday for the concert, which honors America's service members and... »

Dates, Times Announced for Caps-Pens Playoff Games

Dates, Times Announced for Caps-Pens Playoff Games

The schedule for the second round matchup in the NHL playoffs between the Washington Capitals and the Pittsburgh Penguins has been announced. »

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USA Science and Engineering Festival Is April 16-17
The USA Science & Engineering Festival is in its fourth year and is the only national science festival. Science is celebrated all weekend with activities, symposiums, speakers, and special exhibits. Read more
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