Hilloween 2017

Posted on October 24th, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

Hilloween is an annual free street party outside of Eastern Market. This year, it took place on October 27, and CHRS once again hosted a children’s activity table with beads to string, and an avalanche of  CHRS swag -pencils, lip gloss, trick-or-treat bags and safety lights.  Photos posted.

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Posted on September 20th, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

Hilloween is an annual free street party outside of Eastern Market (7th Street SE from North Carolina Avenue to Pennsylvania Avenue SE). This year it’s scheduled for Friday, October 27, 2017 from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

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Capitol Hill July 4 Parade 2017

Posted on July 2nd, 2017 by Elizabeth Nelson

As part of our ongoing outreach efforts, Society volunteers fielded a contingent in this year’s Capitol Hill 4th of July Parade. (photos)

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Hilloween 2016

Posted on October 29th, 2016 by Elizabeth Nelson

Hilloween is an annual free street party outside of Eastern Market (7th Street SE from North Carolina Avenue to Pennsylvania Avenue SE). This year it took place on Friday, October 28, and featured a hay ride, face painting, crafts, a photo booth, music, and a lot more. Photos

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Barracks Row Fall Festival 2016

Posted on September 22nd, 2016 by Elizabeth Nelson

CHRS staffed a  booth at this annual celebration of this Capitol Hill business district, Saturday, September 24, 2016 on  8th Street SE, south of Pennsylvania Ave. (photos)

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House Tour 2016 – Photos

Posted on May 8th, 2016 by Elizabeth Nelson

Photos taken by homeowners, Mindy Turbov and Loraine Heckenberg, on F Street Terrace and Archibald Walk during the 2016 House & Garden Tour. A film crew from WETA filmed the festivities for a documentary on DC neighborhoods. 

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CHRS Receives DC Preservation League Award

Posted on May 3rd, 2016 by Elizabeth Nelson

To mark the DC Preservation League’s 45th anniversary, the organization honored individuals, corporations, and projects that have made a catalytic contribution to the city’s civic and cultural legacy. The Capitol Hill Restoration Society received an award for its “advocacy, education, community outreach efforts and for its early and sustained contributions to preservation efforts in Washington DC” at the 45th Anniversary Celebration on May 14, 2016.

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