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Thursday, Mar 5, 2015 at 04:05 PM EST

Snow Day Specials at D.C.-Area Bars & Restaurants

It's a snow day! With snow piling up on around the D.C. area, local bars and restaurants have taken to Twitter to share deals in an attempt to get you out of the house... and in front of a plate of nachos, bowl... »

PHOTOS: D.C.'s March Snowstorm

PHOTOS: D.C.'s March Snowstorm

Viewers are sharing their photos from the March 5 snowstorm. You can share your photos by emailing them to isee@nbcwashington.com or tweeting them @nbcwashington. »

Grab Your Gloves! Snowball Fight in Dupont Circle

Grab Your Gloves! Snowball Fight in Dupont Circle

Do piles of fresh snow exhilarate you? Or, are you #SnowOverIt? Either way, the D.C. Snowball Fight Association has a playful solution -- SNOWBALL FIGHT! »

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Protesters Hold "Sled-In" on Capitol Hill

After a high-stakes game of chicken (which, incidentally, is also known as -- ahem -- "snowdrift"), D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton confirmed that U.S. Capitol Police are not enforcing the ban on sledding on... »

13 Things You May Not Know About the Cherry Blossoms

13 Things You May Not Know About the Cherry Blossoms

Don't want to break the law? Tired of tourists? Wondering what FLOTUSes have to do with any of this? Read on. »

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Snowball Fight in Dupont Circle

Dozens gathered in Dupont Circle for the traditional snowball fight. »

Find D.C.-Area Ice Skating Rinks

Find D.C.-Area Ice Skating Rinks

Grab your friends, family or special date and lace up your skates! We've picked out the top ice skating rinks in D.C., Maryland and Virginia for you to explore. »

2 Smithsonian Museums Open Despite Snow

2 Smithsonian Museums Open Despite Snow

The Smithsonian says the National Air and Space Museum and the National Museum of American History will be open despite the snow in the Washington region. »

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Pat's Snow Stick Challenge: #SNOWMANia

Show us your best snowman! Tweet your #SNOWMANia photos to @PatsSnowStick for a chance to win your very own Snow Stick! »

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Peak Cherry Blossom Dates April 11-14: NPS

The Tidal Basin is still covered with ice and snow, but that's not stopping the National Park Service from making their prediction for peak bloom for the city's famed cherry blossom trees. »

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