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Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011 6:48 p.m.

Weekend Outlook

Whether your parents are coming to the District or not, here are some fun ways to spend your weekend in addition to the many Colonials Weekend events.

Photo courtesy of Army Navy.

Thursday:

Power pop trio Army Navy, not to be confused with the U.S. Army or Navy, is playing at Black Cat tonight. Get there by 8 p.m. to hear tracks off their latest album, “The Last Place.” Tickets cost $12.

Friday:

Day two of The Hail Hail Rock ‘N’ Roll Festival, a three-day music fest showcasing the best of underground rock bands, will be held at Comic Ping Pong at 10 p.m. New York native band Sorceress will be headlining.

Saturday:

Head over to the White House neighborhood for Fall Family Day. Six venues in the surrounding area will provide free family-friendly activities throughout the day. Those participating include the Art Museum of the Americas, the DAR Museum, the Octagon House and the White House Visitors Center.