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Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 01:50 PM EDT

Find D.C.-Area Haunted Houses and Ghost Tours

Explore haunted hayrides or spooky zombie trails to spice up your Halloween experience. »

Newseum Highlights Ben Bradlee's History in News

Newseum Highlights Ben Bradlee's History in News

The Newseum in downtown D.C. is planning a special program to remember legendary Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee, who died earlier this week. »

Week of Fun: Halloween Edition

Week of Fun: Halloween Edition

Are you tired of haunted houses or trick-or-treating? Venture out of the box and check out these events to make your Halloween week full of spooky fun. »

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Why You May Spot Teal Pumpkins This Halloween

Halloween can be challenging for kids who have food allergies. However, the Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) has started a new campaign called the “Teal Pumpkin Project” which aims to make the... »

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Homemade Pumpkin and Apple Recipes

Parenting and lifestyle expert Simone Jones Tyner and her daughter Journey share their favorite homemade pumpkin and apple recipes. »

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Check Out "Nature's Best Photography"

Washington, D.C.'s National Museum of Natural History's annual "Nature's Best Photography" exhibition showcases 60 large-format prints of this year's most breathtaking nature photography. More than 20,000... »

Your D.C.-Area Fall Festival Roundup

Your D.C.-Area Fall Festival Roundup

See our picks for the best fall fun. »

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Best Spots to Watch the Marathon -- and Where to Eat After

The Washington Post's Lavanya Ramanathan shares how to find the best spot to watch the Marine Corps Marathon and where to eat after the race. She previews the Kids Euro Festival and the annual Dupont High... »

'Sharknado 3' Headed to D.C.

'Sharknado 3' Headed to D.C.

Syfy announced the third movie in its highly rated franchise about sharks getting sucked up into big storms and wreaking havoc on civilians will take place on the "Feast Coast," from Washington, D.C. to... »

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Three Film Festivals to Entertain This October

Three film festivals are bringing culture and perspectives from around the world to D.C. this October. »

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