June 13, 2010 Leave a comment
This was the highest World Cup fever I had ever seen among the Washingtonians since 1985 when I moved here in DC. It is about time Soccer has seemingly gripped a good portion of the nation’s attention. Thousands gathered to watch U.S. take on stiff ass Brits in FIFA World Cup around the circle and the surrounding Bars and clubs.
The event was organized by Michael Lipin and friend Aaron DeNu, the same men who organized the massive snowball fight, also in Dupont Circle, during the February Blizzard of 2010. Dupont Festival, which aims to organize public outdoor activities in Dupont Circle, also played a key role in organizing the event. Read more of this post