It's Spooky Time
October is in full swing and we’re here for it. With the opening of The Madness of Poe and Vampire Ball coming up, we are thoroughly enjoying this time of year. We hope you enjoy this spooky-centric (and Poe-centric, duh) little newsletter. Have a harvest-ful weekend!
Get your harvest on with these fall events in National Landing.
For our adult readers, how about whipping up one of these Halloween cocktails for a spell?
What a coincidence! Looks like Edgar Allan Poe is coming to Netflix.
While on the topic of Poe, learn about his mysterious death here.
Do you love both Poe and the classic Halloween Flick Hocus Pocus? Here’s where the two worlds collide.
Tread if you dare. Check out these haunted houses and trails in the D.C. area.
And last but not least, here are 8 D.C.-themed Halloween costumes.
Georgian Word of the Week
Something to make you smile
Please enjoy this amazing rendering of our very own Education & Outreach Director Hester Kamin’s cat, Blossom, as Edgar Allan Poe. We can’t get enough of it. (Artwork by Kate Wagle Hitmar @wakulaworks)