Experience Cleveland Park's Dazzle

November 17, 2023 - January 7, 2024

Countdown to Holiday Lights

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Connecticut Avenue NW from Porter Street NW to Macomb St NW
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November 17 - January 7

About Holiday Lights

Whether you’re a local resident or just visiting for a few days—stop by Cleveland Park Main Street Holiday Lights to explore, shop, and dine this holiday season.

The businesses within Cleveland Park Main Street will be decked out with holiday lights from November 17 to January 7. Wander the corridor with neighbors and visitors to enjoy amazing holiday events, activities, and promotions throughout the month. Then cast your vote for your favorite light displays between November 17 and December 10. 

Cleveland Park Main Street Holiday Lights is part of a broader, citywide DC Holiday Lights effort encouraging residents and visitors to shop small and explore the District this holiday season. Starting November 24, you can participate in our citywide Holiday Lights Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win great prizes from local DC businesses! Check back for more details.

How To Participate

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Visit the Corridor & Vote for the Best Business Display

Starting November 18, take a walk around Cleveland Park Main Street to see the holiday lights displays. Then, cast your vote for your favorite display and vote for Cleveland Park as “Best of DC.” Voting ends December 10.

Participate in the DC Holiday Lights Scavenger Hunt

Starting November 24, participate in the citywide DC Holiday Lights Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win amazing prizes from local DC businesses. 

Eat, Drink & Shop Local

Cleveland Park’s businesses need your support! Find great holiday deals, specials, events, and activities happening throughout the month in our holiday happenings directory below. Plus, follow us on Facebook and Instagram for daily news from Cleveland Park’s businesses.

Where To See Lights

Check out the list of participating businesses below. Don’t forget to cast your vote for your favorite display after taking a walk around the corridor!

3321 Bistro

Tex-Mex & International Latin Cuisine

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All Fired Up – Pottery Painted by You!

Locally-owned paint your own pottery studio, also offering mosaics, ceramic fusion, and fused glass, and acrylic painting.

3413 Connecticut Ave NW

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Brothers Sew and Vac

Brothers Sew & Vac sells the finest air purifiers, sewing machines, and vacuum cleaners. They also repair all brands of sewing machines and vacuum cleaners.

3317 Connecticut Ave NW

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Captain Cookie & The Milkman

Captain Cookie and the Milkman serves fresh, made-from-scratch cookies, dairy from local creameries, and made-to-order ice cream sandwiches!

3411 Connecticut Ave NW

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Chase Bank Cleveland Park

3527 Connecticut Ave NW

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CityPaws Animal Hospital

Full service veterinary hospital, providing a complete list of comprehensive medical, dental and surgical care for dogs and cats.

3513 Connecticut Ave NW

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Cleveland Park Bar and Grill

Local sports bar and grill that’s dedicated to serving the best Italian and American food in town

3421 Connecticut Ave NW

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Cleveland Park Fine Wine & Spirits

Family-owned store offering a wide selection of wines and beers.

3423 Connecticut Ave NW

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Cleveland Park Neighborhood Library

Join them for Thanksgiving & winter themed events and crafts!

3310 Connecticut Avenue NW

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Cleveland Park Valet

Family-run business offering top-notch dry cleaning, shoe repair, notary, and key services.

3303 Connecticut Ave NW

Cracked Eggery

Serving breakfast around the clock made with top quality, local ingredients that evoke a nostalgic feeling from the first to the last bite!

3420 Connecticut Ave NW

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Dolan Uyghur Restaurant

Fresh, Healthy, and Delicious

3518 Connecticut Ave NW

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European Wax Center

European Wax Center in Washington DC – Cleveland Park reveals smooth, radiant skin with expert waxing treatments tailored to you. 

3515 Connecticut Ave NW

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Fat Pete’s BBQ

Fat Pete’s is about barbecue and, more importantly, the art of smoking meats and vegetables. 

3407 Connecticut Ave NW

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Foundation Fitness

Fitness community of like-minded members and staff here to support you to reach your goals

3525 Connecticut Ave NW

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Frame Mart Gallery

Museum-quality custom picture framing services since 1968.

3307 Connecticut Ave NW

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Fresh Med

Counter-serve restaurant dispatching vegetarian-friendly Middle Eastern staples & creative pizzas.

3313 Connecticut Ave NW

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High Life Studios

Independently owned music studio for high quality content and media production.

3307 Connecticut Ave NW 2nd Floor

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Hill & Hurtt Architects

Full service architectural firm specializing in residential design.

3335 Connecticut Ave NW Suite 101

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Imaj Hair Salon

Full-service beauty salon offering hair, waxing, threading, and nails services to make their clients feel pampered from head to toe.

3301 Connecticut Ave NW

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Indique

Indian street food with a twist in a moody bi-level setup with cushions to sit on while eating.

3512 Connecticut Ave NW

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Laredo Mexican Restaurant

Hip & lively Mexican cantina with rustic decor, happy hour, pitchers of margaritas & weekend brunch.

3500 Connecticut Ave NW

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Lavish Nail Spa

Salon is dedicated to bringing the top of the line products mixed with expert technique 

3416 Connecticut Ave NW

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Little Black Bird

Artisan Wine Bar

3309 Connecticut Avenue NW

Medium Rare

The best Steak and Fries in Washington DC served in a fun, relaxed, neighborhood bistro in Cleveland Park.

3500 Connecticut Ave NW

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Nanny O’Briens

A neighborhood pub serving THE best Wings in DC

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Orangetheory Fitness

MORE ENERGY. MORE RESULTS. #MORELIFE

3412 Connecticut Ave NW

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Paragon Thai

Casual, family-run place serving traditional Thai cuisine in a bright modern space.

3507 Connecticut Ave NW

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Pivot PT

3508 Connecticut Ave NW

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SakuSaku Flakerie

Terrific French pastries.

3417 Connecticut Ave NW

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School of Rock

Experienced musicians devoted to helping students attain musical proficiency.

3529 Connecticut Ave NW

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Siam House

An intimate Thai restaurant resides in the heart of Cleveland Park.

3520 Connecticut Ave NW

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Spices Asian Restaurant

Pan-Asian faves (plus wine & cocktails) using authentic recipes from different parts of Asia.

3333-A Connecticut Ave NW

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Thai Love & After Work DC

Mussel Bar & Thai Fusion cuisine

3433 Connecticut Ave NW

Tigi Salon

Invest In Your Hair

3509 Connecticut Ave NW

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Transcendence-Perfection-Bliss

Curated selection of unique gifts for all ages & occasions, including toys, puzzles, games, and more.

3428 Connecticut Ave NW

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Uptown Cleaners

Professional dry cleaning & custom tailoring.

3333 Connecticut Ave NW

Uptown Vision

Full service neighborhood eyecare center established in 1993.

3424 Connecticut Ave NW

Weygandt Wines

Spacious modern wine shop featuring a wide range of vintages, including champagne & chilled bottles.

3519 Connecticut Ave NW

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Yes! Organic Market

Family-owned local grocery chain offering fresh, natural and organic foods.

3425 Connecticut Ave NW

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Holiday Events & Activities

Thank You To Our Sponsors

Cleveland Park Main Street Holiday Lights is organized by District Bridges’ Cleveland Park Main Street.

Cleveland Park Main Street Holiday Lights is part of a broader, citywide DC Holiday Lights effort. Visit DCHolidayLights.org to find a list of participating neighborhoods across DC!