This week's FOX 5 ZIP TRIP takes us to Washington D.C.'s EASTERN MARKET! Right in the heart of the District's historic Capitol Hill neighborhood, Eastern Market is the go-to spot for fresh food, handmade crafts and family fun while in D.C.!
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There are so many fun things to do when visiting EASTERN MARKET it's hard to keep count! Here are THE 5 MUST STOPS that you just can't miss when taking your own ZIP TRIP!
FINE SWEET SHOPPE: Pair a cup of coffee with a cannoli, croissant or cake! Reach for any to satisfy your sweet tooth -- and don't miss the cookies from this family owned bakery! The gingerbread cookies are a true customer favorite!
MARKET LUNCH: It's the food joint of your dreams! With options for breakfast -- and lunch -- you can't go wrong! Try out the blueberry buckwheat pancakes or grab a platter – and prepare to fight the lines for this market staple and leave with a taste of wanting more.
CANALES DELICATESSEN: Grab a barbecue sandwich with homemade slaw or create one of your own. pick up some food for your own backyard party. it's a favorite time and time again.
BLUE IRIS FLOWERS: This flower shop can make you a beautiful arrangement while you wait. A big hit for major holidays and even tapped for some events. Find flowers to spruce up your home or to share with someone special.
THE WEEKEND MARKET: Find over a dozen arts and crafts vendors plus food. It’s the perfect place to stroll through and grab a one-of-a-kind piece made in the D.C. area. It's impossible to leave without going home with something.
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