Fans celebrate the Washington Capital's Stanley Cup victory.

Fans celebrate the Washington Capital's Stanley Cup victory.

Five days after the Washington Capitals won their first-ever Stanley Cup in their 44-year history, the team is back home and ready to greet fans. In the first sports championship parade D.C. has thrown in over 20 years, the Capitals will travel down Constitution Avenue on Tuesday morning. What will it take to put on a hometown celebration tour in a few days’ time? Kojo speaks with fans and event organizers about how the District plans on accommodating a potentially six-figure crowd.


  • Samantha Loss D.C. region native and Washington Capitals fan; @SamanthaLoss
  • Isabelle Khurshudyan Washington Post Capitals Reporter, @ikhurshudyan
  • John Falcicchio Chief of Staff, Mayor Muriel Bowser's Office

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