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A Traveler’s Guide to Washington Dulles International Airport

Everything You Need to Survive the Unofficial Start of Summer at IAD


A Traveler’s Guide to Washington Dulles International Airport

By InMotion
May 16, 2019

Memorial Day weekend is considered by many people as the unofficial start of summer, making it a hectic travel weekend for travelers looking to get their first taste of the summertime. Combined with this seasonal holiday is Memorial Day itself: a time we spend honoring American soldiers who have fought for our freedom. This combination leads to a sometimes-frightfully busy time in our nation’s capital at Washington Dulles International Airport as travelers look to enjoy the long weekend. How are you going to survive this hectic road to your holiday weekend? The experts at InMotion are here to show you the best of the best of IAD, including great food, lovely art, and great tech to make the journey a little brighter.

Classic American Fare at American Tap Room

Memorial Day Eats without Leaving the Airport

American Tap Room

During a weekend all about celebrating veterans and our freedom, it’s no surprise that we take extra pride in the USA over Memorial Day Weekend. While you’re on your way to celebrate with friends and family, parades, and plenty of red, white and blue, grab a meal at American Tap Room. Located between concourse C and D of Washington Dulles International Airport, American Tap Room is a sophisticated yet casual dining location for travelers to grab some tasty food.Serving up signature cocktails and $9 beer flights, travelers can unwind and wine on classic American fare like burgers, chicken and waffles, regional soups, and even a breakfast menu. With great service and a tidy, welcoming atmosphere, American Tap Room is the perfect place to stop and eat at IAD.

JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker

The Bluetooth Speaker Built for a Party in the USA

JBL Xtreme Portable Speaker

Memorial Day weekend means parade, beach trips, and plenty of barbeques -- all of which are incomplete without tunes to go around. If you’re on your way to your Memorial Day weekend getaway, stop in at InMotion and grab a JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker to help get the party started. With fifteen hours of battery life on a single charge and the ability to connect over 100 speakers at once, the JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker is the perfect solution for every Memorial Day celebration. Fill every celebration with a dynamic, immersive sound brought to you by four internal drivers and a crisp Bluetooth connection. All this plus the added convenience of an IPX7 waterproofing, durable fabric, a carrying strap, and a built-in bottle opener make the JBL Xtreme 2 Portable Bluetooth Speaker the perfect companion for every big event in your life.

The Washington Dulles International Airport Art Program

Live Music, Art Exhibits, and More!

Dulles Airport Art Program

Like many airports, the Washington Dulles International Airport is full of cultural exhibits created to showcase local talent. Throughout the year, IAD features live musicians, singers, and dancers to perform throughout the concourses and provide entertainment for travelers. Additionally, IAD features rotating art exhibits and a variety of art installations created by local artists. One of the most eye-catching exhibits is the North/East/South/West exhibit created by Philadelphia artist Ray King. Using four lens sculptures suspended under skylights, the exhibit projects beautiful colors onto the floor to represent the cardinal directions and the location of the sun. Both eye-catching and meaningful, the art installations at IAD are an excellent addition to the start of every memorial day trip.

GoPro HERO7 Black Camera

Stop at InMotion and Begin Documenting Your Every Adventure

GoPro Hero 7

Kicking off a whirlwind summer over Memorial Day Weekend with an adventure to the DC area is something worth recording. While traveling, stop in at InMotion and grab the perfect camera that can stand up to your adventures: the GoPro HERO7 Black Camera. This tiny yet powerful camera shoots in 12mp 4k60 1080p240 video quality for hypersmooth, true-to-life video. Fully waterproof and rugged, the GoPro HERO7 Black Camera is perfect for bringing to the beach, the mountains, and every voyage in between. Additionally, the GoPro HERO7 Black Camera is super user-friendly with voice-control, a built-in touch screen, and live streaming capabilities so you can share your summer of fun with friends and family.

Great Tech for Travel at InMotion Stores

Your Resource for the Travel Technology You Need


Traveling for the biggest events and most memorable vacations of your life means there’s little room for the important things to be forgotten. Forgetting to bring headphones for a long flight, your phone charger, or a neck pillow for sleeping on the red eye could be disastrous and stressful for your travel plans. That’s why InMotion brings all your favorite tech accessories and travel must-haves to one place. With locations in both concourse C and D, InMotion carries the best tech accessories from Apple, Sony, Bose, Beats by Dr. Dre, and many more, making it a tech enthusiast’s ultimate travel resource. Stop in and grab a Black Metallic Diamond Popsocket: the perfect attachment for your phone while you’re on the go. Allowing you to securely grip or prop up your phone, the Black Metallic Diamond Popsocket is a must-have for traveling and beyond.

Ready to get moving on your Memorial Day Weekend adventure? Stop at InMotion while traveling to snag all your must-haves to take your adventure to the next level.

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