UPDATE: Feel like spring is passing you by? Take advantage of D.C.'s most exciting season with our guide to free fun. This story was originally published on March 14, 2013.
If there’s a time when our fair city shines brightest, it’s spring — cherry blossoms peak, event calendars fill up, and Washingtonians emerge from hibernation. But your newfound social life doesn’t have to break the bank — in fact, there’s plenty to do right now that won’t cost you a dime. Don’t believe us? We’ve got enough music, fitness, fashion, and arts activities to keep your Gcal hoppin'. Now, click through to find your new favorite way to save — you owe us one.