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Weekend Report: 6 events not to miss this weekend

Thursday, March 2

WhiskeyFest 2017: WhiskyFest at the Marriott Marquis Washington, DC is the leading whisky festival in North America. You will have the opportunity to taste from a selection of more than 300 whiskies from around the world.

Friday, March 3

Panic! At the Disco at MGM National Harbor: The American rock band will take the stage Friday night at the theater at MGM National Harbor. Make sure to get your tickets!

Saturday, March 4

Alexandria Fun Dog Show: The Fun Dog Show will kick off the 2017 Alexandria St. Patrick’s Day Parade. It is an event for the whole family that brings out animal lovers of all sorts and lets our furry friends strut their stuff in their finest Irish apparel.

Saint Patrick's Day Parade in Alexandria: Head out to Old Town Alexandria for the annual Saint Patrick's Day parade! Bring your whole family and your four-legged friends. The parade begins at 12:30 p.m.

Lord & Taylor Prom Event: Join the fashion experts at Lord & Taylor in-store March 4 for a fashion presentation and learn about the current trends in dresses, tuxedos, evening shoes and the perfect outfits for prom weekend. Plus, enjoy music, beauty tutorials, and enter-to-win opportunities. Receive 25 percent OFF* select prom dresses, special occasion shoes, and handbags in-stores and online on March 4 only!

Sunday, March 5

Annapolis St. Patrick’s Day Parade: The Annapolis St. Patrick’s Parade is in its fifth year. In five years it has grown to be the largest parade in the city of Annapolis in terms of entrants and spectators. Make sure not to miss out on all the Irish fun this year! The parade starts at 1 p.m.