During these long(ish) summer days we want to get to know our neighbors a little better, and connect with our community. Here you'll find ways to beat the heat, keep the kids out of trouble, and discover new adventures around the DMV.
WGTS is excited to announce MANDISA will be joining us as part of the WGTS Summer Concert Series in 2018. This is a FREE event open to the public!We'll be taking over The Plaza at Tyson's Corner Center (located next to Lord & Taylor) for this exciting outdoor event with this American-Idol finalist who has an incredible heart for encouraging others. She'll be singing hits like Overcomer, Unfinished, Bleed The Same, Stronger, and more!We recommend arriving early as space is limited.We are also proud to be partnering with Doorways for Women and Families and House of Ruth, so that together, we can make a positive difference in lives of women in danger.When you come, we ask that you bring one or more of the following items to be donated to these organizations serving both Northern Virginia and Maryland:diaperswipesused Metro fare cardsFAQs:What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?Use METRO stop Tysons Corner on the Silver Line for rail. Use Metrobus 31, 32, or 36.Parking is FREE in all mall lots/garages. The best parking for The Plaza is Parking Garage E. The Plaza is located on the fourth level.What can I bring into the event?Feel free to bring a blanket, or camp chair (no feet). Please keep in mind alcohol is prohibited on the premises. Outside food is permitted, but no glass bottles.share
The WGTS 91.9 Ice Cream Truck is making its way around the region again this summer and we can't wait to meet you, and share a sweet treat! Look for us most Fridays this summer at a city near you between 3pm-7pm.We'll have music and games, prizes, and of course--FREE ice cream courtesy of Turkey Hill!The Ice Cream Tour comes to The Plaza at Tysons Corner on June 22 starting at 3pm just before the FREE concert with Mandisa at 6:30pm.share
The WGTS 91.9 Ice Cream Truck is making its way around the region again this summer and we can't wait to meet you, and share a sweet treat! Look for us most Fridays this summer at a city near you between 3pm-7pm.We'll have music and games, prizes, and of course--FREE ice cream courtesy of Turkey Hill!The Ice Cream Tour comes to Olney on June 29th at Bethel World Outreach just before the FREE Stars Go Dim show at 7pm.share
On this date in 2002, American Idol debuted! Mandisa was on Season 5 of the show and finished 9th in the competition. Join us on June 22nd at The Plaza at Tyson's Corner to see her perform live for free!Read more >>
The Washington Capitals have won the Stanley Cup -- and now it's time to celebrate! With an estimated 100,000 people expected to show up for the parade, we want to make sure you have the latest road closure details if you plan to head downtown for the festivities.Read more >>
Each summer, parents and caregivers are given the task of entertaining their kids. Outside of camps and daytime activities, another really great idea is a bored jar. The very first time one of the kids says, “I’m bored!” you can whip out the jar for them to choose an activity.Read more >>
Summer is here! With the kids out of school, it can sometimes be challenging to keep them entertained. We've got 91 summer activities that will be fun for your family and friends.Read more >>