13 Towns Near Washington DC With The Strangest Names You’ll Ever See

Have you ever seen a street sign and thought “Who comes up with these names?” Let’s face it, there are some pretty weird names out there that make you do a double take. Since DC is in prime road trip territory, you might end up seeing a few bizarre names on the signs on I-95, I-66 or I-70 as you travel along. The next time you are in the car, take a look for these 13 towns near Washington DC with extremely strange names.

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What town will you be visiting to grab a picture with their sign? Looking for more towns outside of DC that are great to visit. We recommend one of these charming 16 small towns!