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Park Wars: THE FINALS, Burke Lake v. Malcolm X

Park Wars: THE FINALS, Burke Lake v. Malcolm X

Park Wars: The Finals, Burke Lake v. Malcolm X

Today is the day a king gets made.

Burke Lake Park

Rowboat rentals, volleyball, and a carousel around a 218-acre lake. 7315 Ox Road, Fairfax Station

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Meridian Hill Park

Also called Malcolm X Park, it’s known for its Sunday drum circle and 13-basin fountain. Between 15th and 16th and W and Euclid streets, NW.

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Amanda joined Washingtonian in January 2016. She has written about Maryland brewery Flying Dog’s First Amendment fight, pored over Hillary Clinton’s emails, and come clean about owning too much stuff. She lives on H Street. She can be reached at [email protected]