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U.S. Marines Sunset Parade

Marine Barracks, 8th and I Streets, Southeast, Washington DC, DC 20390
+1 202-433-6060
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Marine Barracks, 8th and I Streets, Southeast, Washington DC, DC 20390
+1 202-433-6060
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Reviewed 11 June 2015

We attended the parade on Tuesday night at Arlington Cemetery. We took Metro to the cemetery then caught a bus provided by the event over to the location. Make sure you arrive early so you can get good seats (especially if you want to sit...More

1  Thank CHSojourner
Reviewed 2 June 2015

A must do for anyone visiting Washington DC. Nothing more to say to make minimum one hundred characters required

1  Thank Andy C
Reviewed 2 June 2015

We hadn't been to the US Marine Sunset Parade for many, many years. My husband's father was a Marine and we took him a long time ago. Now tha we live in DC, we can walk 8th and I and enjoy it anytime. We did...More

Thank evanscaribbean
Reviewed 14 May 2015

Going to Washington, D.C. over the weekend, we visited the parade of a picture perfect night. The marching band was sensational and the parade was very easy to watch and the marines were very coordinated. The uniforms were spectacular.

1  Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed 13 May 2015

As a former Marine, I have seen the Parade on two previous occasions. I wanted very much to bring someone very special to me to the Parade to share this with him. It was an absolutely 'perfect weather' night and he was amazed as am...More

1  Thank Tara B
Reviewed 8 May 2015

As you read the comments in this thread, please keep in mind that there are two different events being discussed here: Sunset Parade and Evening Parade. Both are fantastic. Sunset Parade is held every Tuesday night in the summer at 7pm at the Iwo Jima...More

14  Thank momofkinsandbean
Reviewed 31 December 2014

I've lived in DC for over a year and this is easily one of my favorite things to see. These are only Tuesday nights in the summer and crowds gather quickly!

3  Thank DJ B
Reviewed 27 December 2014

If you can't make a Tuesday night parade but know you'll be in DC on a Friday, request seats for the Friday night parade at 8th & I Sts SE. There is a website...it's free. Both are dramatic performances but in different ways.

5  Thank JAG2021
Reviewed 19 December 2014

The interior was stunning so be sure to take your camera. Go on a guided tour to get the information then spend sometime going back over the rooms and building yourself beautiful decor

1  Thank mike2615
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Read 'Flags of Our Fathers' to understand the backstory on the statue, the event and the real life soldiers memorialized in bronze. Then go to the Tuesday evening sunset parade for the best in military pageantry and national ceremony. There is also a more musical...More

6  Thank WDmovingOut
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9 March 2017|
Response from Tracy M |
Go to the website provided on the TripAdvisor page...says no tickets required....free to the public! Hope that helps :)
Vickie C
8 June 2016|
Response from SteelBeach | Reviewed this property |
It ranged from dresses and blazers to shorts and sneakers. It was great, though.