A District police officer gives two boys a ride during Washington's 35th annual St. Patrick's Day Parade on Sunday, March 12. The two-hour event went down Constitution Avenue from Seventh to 17th streets NW.
A member of the District Fire Department's Emerald Society Pipes & Drums group performs in Washington's St. Patrick's Day Parade on Sunday, March 12. The 35th annual event featured more than 115 organizations and local figures.
A member of Washington's Ballou High School Marching Band performs at the Mardi Gras parade in the Clarendon section of Arlington, Va., on Feb. 28. It was the neighborhood's seventh annual Mardi Gras parade.