Mount Vernon Triangle Blog

MVT CID Promotes its Destination Appeal at WDCEP Annual Meeting

The MVT CID team joined hundreds of entrepreneurs and start-ups, real estate brokers, service providers and local “makers” at the Washington DC Economic Partnership’s Annual Meeting + ECON Showcase in December to promote our neighborhood’s growing brand as a “destination of choice” for anyone looking to live,...

Santa Returns to Mount Vernon Triangle

On a snowy Saturday, December 9, Santa once again returned to MVT to take a few last minute gift requests and pose for photos with dozens of children, adults and pets. Residents and visitors stopped for a visit with Santa and hot chocolate from Le Pain Quotidian along with other snacks.

All kids who took a photo with Santa also received an age-appropriate book courtesy of ANC...

New Gator Utility Vehicle Takes Chomp Out of Winter

District residents all know that the next “Snowmageddon” or “Snowpocalypse” can hit when least expected. But with the MVT CID’s investment in a new John Deere utility vehicle, our Clean Team now benefits from more industrial-strength support for multiple winter-weather jobs including street/sidewalk salting and snow removal.

Also known as a “Gator,” the vehicle will complement our existing Clean Team truck by providing greater capacity to transport landscaping...

Neighborhood Perception Survey Now Live!

Help us understand how the MVT CID can better serve your needs and interests, and take a few minutes to share your feedback in the Neighborhood Perception Survey covering the 2017 calendar year. The survey should take approximately 10 minutes to complete and your responses will help to improve the quality of the programs and service offerings provided by the MVT CID. What’s more,...

'Tis the Season to Give and Receive with Tropical Smoothie Café

The flavors of the season are a beautiful balance of savory and sweet. And thanks to our friends at Tropical Smoothie Café, they’ve also never tasted so good!

Let your taste buds judge whether you’re naughty or nice by treating yourself to a Chicken Apple Club or the new Sweet ‘N Smoky Chicken flatbread. Afterwards top it off with the...

Texas de Brazil Features Special Holiday Lunch Hours

Whether you’re in need of a location for your group holiday luncheon or are simply looking to change up your lunch routine, our friends at Texas de Brazil invite you to join them for lunch during one (or all!) of their special Noon-3:30 PM holiday lunch hours on the following dates:

  • Friday, December 1
  • Friday, December 8
  • Friday, December 15
  • Friday, December 22

This Brazilian steakhouse (also known as a “churrascaria”) at 455...

Winter has Arrived, and so Have the Sixth Engine Holiday Trees!
It’s that time of year again and our friends at Sixth Engine are here to help you get into the holiday spirit with their 5th Annual DC Firefighters Burn Foundation Tree Lot. All proceeds will again be donated to the DC Firefighters Burn Foundation. Tree sales began Friday, November 24 and will continue until all trees are sold. View the flyer below for additional details.
Santa RETURNS to MVT on Saturday, 12/9

Add a visit to the 5th & K plaza to your schedule on Saturday, December 9 from 2-4:30 PM as our popular Santa returns to town for the annual MVT CID Santa Celebration. Kids, families and pets are invited to enjoy fresh popcorn from 5th Street Ace Hardware, hot chocolate courtesy Le Pain Quotidian, cookies and other treats...

National Building Museum hosts "The Big Build 2017"

On Saturday, October 14, kids of all ages descended upon the National Building Museum to discover what it's like to be a builder for a day during The Big Build 2017. This hands-on festival of tools, trucks, construction and design gave amateur builders young and old the opportunity to meet plumbers, electricians, ironworkers, landscape architects, woodworkers and experts in many other fields to learn about...

Stay in Shape During the Holidays with OTF, [solidcore] & VIDA Fitness!

Give a kick-start to your New Year’s resolutions and stay in shape during the holidays with these promotional specials from Orangetheory Fitness, [solidcore] and VIDA Fitness:

  • Give your friend the gift of fitness with an Orangetheory Fitness holiday bundle starting at $99
    • Core 4 Holiday Bundle – $99
      • 4-Pack of Class Limited Edition
      • Cinch Sack
      • OTbeat Core
    • Flex/Link 5 Holiday Bundle – $129
      • 5-Pack of...