Graduation is a special milestone in many peoples lives. Graduating high school or college is considered one of the greatest achievements in an individual's life and should be recognized as such. Celebrate and reward their achievement with some of these gifts that have been specially selected by our staff and are sure to delight the overachiever in your life in our Graduation category.
Graduation gifts can vary from person to person. Many people celebrate the post-ceremony by giving jewelry to the graduate. You may also choose to give a gift that the recipient can use in their new job such as desk accessories and other office items such as our beautiful and patriotic business card holder. Yet another option, if your recipient is lucky enough to be moving into their own apartment, is to give your recent graduate a gift for their new apartment or other living area. Some of the items in our Graduation category can even be personalized making your gift even more significant and special.
Find more information and history behind Memorial Day with one of the links below. Also featured are sites that offer Memorial Day memorabilia and remembrance gifts.
Washington DC Memorial Day Guide
The top resource for celebrations and events honoring our armed forces and veterans that take place in our Nation's Capitol. In Washington DC there are many celebrations to partake in during Washington DC Memorial Day Weekend. The National Memorial Day Parade runs from 7th street, past the White House to 17th street along Constitution Avenue. There is a free concert given by the National Symphony Orchestra on the West Lawn of the Capitol.
Father's Day is the one day you can tell dad how much you really appreciate what he has done for you, whether you live at home or have been out on your own for 40 years... it's the time to say "thanks dad."
Americans sometimes forget the history surrounding the date. The Fourth of July commemorates the ratification of the Declaration of Independence which serves as this Nation's official certificate of birth. Interestingly, the Declaration was actually ratified on the the second of July, not the fourth, 1776.
Mother's Day at Mount Vernon Restaurant and Estate
Celebrate Mother's Day at the Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant.
By Reservation Only.
Washington DC Pages Mother's Day Guide
A comprehensive Guide to Mother's Day Activities happening around Washington, DC.
Mother's Day Gift Ideas
Our staff has hand picked gift items that we are sure Mom will love.