Sidney Harman Hall

Young Prose Night: The Oresteia at Shakespeare Theatre

May 22, 2019

Nationals Park

Budweiser Music Series at Nationals Park: Uncle Jesse

May 24, 2019

The Lincoln Theatre

Yann Tiersen at the Lincoln Theatre

May 24, 2019

POV Rooftop Lounge & Terrace at W

Pink & White Memorial Day Rooftop Party at the W Hotel

May 26, 2019

National Mall

Silent FitHop on the National Mall

May 28, 2019

Audi Field

One Night One Goal at Audi Field

May 30, 2019

President Lincoln’s Cottage

Bourbon & Bluegrass

June 1, 2019

DC Brau

NE EATS 2019

June 1, 2019

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Upcoming Events

Mar 1 @ 11:30 am – Oct 6 @ 7:00 pm
11:30 am
Art meets science in this new exhibit from the Archives of American Art at the Smithsonian. Bloom features sketches and drawings of flowers from throughout the artistic process, revealing the beauty and inspiration artists draw[...]
The Lawrence A. Fleischman Gallery
Mar 4 2019 @ 10:00 am – Feb 1 2020 @ 5:30 pm
10:00 am
A fascinating look at the history of unwaged labor in America, and what it has meant for women across the socioeconomic spectrum. The exhibit will feature artifacts from throughout American history that highlight the vast[...]
National Museum of American History
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – Sep 2 @ 6:00 pm
10:00 am
This exhibit highlights the celebrated queens of ancient Egypt, including Cleopatra, Nefertiti and Nefertari. It features ancient jewelry, sculptures, even sarcophagi, in addition to a 3-D tour of one of the most well-preserved tombs in[...]
The National Geographic Museum
Mar 8 – May 22 all-day
12:00 am
Into the Woods is a darkly funny reimagining of several beloved fairy tales from the minds of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine. The play follows a baker and his wife on a quest to break[...]
Ford's Theatre
12:00 am
“Rise Up: Stonewall and the LGBTQ Rights Movement,” an exhibit that will explore the modern gay rights movement in the United States, will mark the 50th anniversary of a June 1969 police raid of the[...]
The Newseum
Mar 22 @ 10:00 am – Jul 28 @ 5:00 pm
10:00 am
In her first solo exhibit in the United States, sculptor Ursula Von Rydingsvard externalizes her ideas and emotions through a wide array of mediums including wood, paper pulp, leather and linen. The German sculptor will[...]
The National Museum of Women in the Arts
Mar 29 2019 – Jan 1 2020 all-day
12:00 am
To celebrate the centennial anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment, the National Portrait Gallery is celebrating women and organizations oft overlooked in tales of the women’s suffrage movement. From the abolitionists of Antebellum[...]
The National Portrait Gallery
Apr 26 – Jun 2 all-day
12:00 am
From acclaimed playwright and director Tazewell Thompson comes an inspirational tribute performance based on the world-famous Fisk Jubilee Singers. The renowned African American acapella group broke enormous racial barriers in the late 19th century, funding[...]
Arena Stage
Apr 30 – Jun 16 all-day
12:00 am
In this early Shakespeare comedy, a young king and his three companions swear off women in order to focus on their studies and fasting. However, when a princess and her female companions arrive, the young[...]
Folger Theatre
Apr 30 – Jun 26 all-day
12:00 am
Based on three short stories by Harlem Renaissance author Zora Neale Hurston and adapted by Tony Award winner George C. Wolfe, Spunk combines elements of storytelling, music and dance. This lively production promises to entertain audiences with[...]
Signature Theatre
Apr 30 – Jun 2 all-day
12:00 am
Adapted from the Greek tragedy trilogy, Ellen McLaughlin’s The Oresteia is coming to the Shakespeare Theatre Company. On the surface, it’s an epic story about love, betrayal, murder and revenge. But at its core, The Oresteia is a critique[...]
Sidney Harman Hall
May 1 – Jun 2 all-day
12:00 am
The protagonists of The Children, a couple of retired physicists, live in a remote cottage on the British coast. They live a simple, modest life in the aftermath of a nuclear disaster, carefully conserving their resources[...]
Studio Theatre
May 4 – May 25 all-day
12:00 am
The 2009 Tony Award-winning play God of Carnage was originally a French tale but has been translated due to popular demand. The play centers around a feuding set of parents who meet after their children clash in[...]
Keegan Theatre
May 11 – Jun 9 all-day
12:00 am
Find music and dancing, shops filled with the finest crafts, and a variety of foods and beverages at the Virginia Renaissance Faire. Join the militia in pike drills or present a case in the Court[...]
Lake Anna Winery
May 17 – May 26 all-day
12:00 am
Inspired by an ancient Chinese fable, The White Snake tells the story of animal spirit White Snake, who transforms into a beautiful woman to experience the human world. When White Snake falls in love with a pharmacist’s[...]
Constellation Theatre Company
May 22 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Chromatics have yet to release their long-awaited fifth studio album. In the meantime, fans will have to feast on the electronic band’s latest single “Time Rider,” an updated 80s synth-pop gem. Performing for the first[...]
9:30 Club
7:30 pm
Join Shakespeare Theatre Company for Young Prose Night on Wednesday, May 22 at 7:30 p.m. and Friday, May 31 at 8 p.m. Your $25 ticket includes the live performance of The Oresteia, and a special post-show reception including a free[...]
Sidney Harman Hall
May 22 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
8:00 pm
Visit Audi Field on Wednesday, May 22 for D.C. United’s Club Friendly with Real Betis. Tickets: https://dcun.it/ed_2UrAbhr
Audi Field
May 23 – May 26 all-day
12:00 am
With acts like The Del McCoury Band and The Travelin McCourys, this family-friendly music festival is pure bluegrass bliss. You’ll find incredible music all day long on multiple stage, intimate artist playshops, late night shows,[...]
Allegany County Fairgrounds
May 23 @ 7:00 pm
7:00 pm
Tokyo-based instrumental rock band MONO rejects the traditional standards of rock music, embracing genre-mixing methods and never conforming to musical norms. They often blend orchestral arrangements with heavily distorted, guitar-based instrumentals. After dropping their tenth[...]
Union Stage
May 23 @ 7:30 pm
7:30 pm
The sport of American football is rough and tumble. If you look up NFL highlights, you’ll probably hear hip-hop or metal because of the breakneck pace. The band American Football is a much more subdued[...]
Black Cat
May 23 @ 9:00 pm
9:00 pm
Best known for their brilliant collaborations with Sam Smith, Disclosure is at the top of their game. The four-time Grammy-nominated electronic duo will be touring in the U.S. for the first time in three years.[...]
Echostage
May 24 – Sep 2 all-day
12:00 am
The Capital Region’s premier waterfront resort, Gaylord National, comes alive with Summer FUN!  Overnight guests can enjoy resort entertainment and activities as part of their annual SummerFest. From outdoor events and great music to campfire[...]
Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center
May 24 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
11:00 am
Taste delicious ethnic food, get refreshed with a scoop of ice cream or shaved ice or even a fresh smoothie while enjoying a cultural show on the main stage. You will have an array of[...]
Ida Lee Park Recreation Center
5:00 pm
Every Friday home game, the best place to pregame is at the Budweiser Terrace inside the ballpark. As the Nationals warm up to play the Marlins at 7:05 p.m., head to the Budweiser Terrace pregame[...]
Nationals Park
May 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
6:30 pm
Friday Night Live! is Herndon’s free outdoor concert series on the Town Green, featuring popular local acts from up and down the East Coast, whether it’s classic or modern rock, country and original music thrown[...]
Herndon Town Green
6:30 pm
You may know French musician as the mastermind behind the gorgeous soundtrack to the 2001 film Amelie. His body of work goes well beyond that iconic movie, and recently expanded to include his 2018 album “All.”[...]
The Lincoln Theatre
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
7:00 pm
Tired of swiping? Come meet real people in person for great conversation and simple, old school speed dating!Enjoy a night of meeting local singles in this fun, immersive experience at Big Chief, NE. This is[...]
Big Chief
May 25 @ 10:00 am – May 26 @ 6:00 pm
10:00 am
Listen to steel drums and reggae beats while enjoying arts and crafts, great food and the island vibes of this wine festival. Open your palate to unique Linganore wines and take home a souvenir wine[...]
Linganore Wine Cellars
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
10:00 am
Kick off your long weekend with a fast and flat run that starts in urban Alexandria, cools down through beautiful Cameron Run Park and finishes at the Port City Brewery. After the 5K, you will[...]
Port City Brewing Company