Free Community Day
12 pm - 5 pm
The first Sunday of the month is Community Day at the National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA)! Visit us on Community Day for FREE admission to the museum. Take this opportunity to explore our collection. National Museum of Women in the Arts. 1250 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, DC. 202-783-5000.
Wreath laying ceremony - World War II Memorial
17th Street, between Constitution and Independence Avenues, NW Washington, DC. (202) 619-7222.
Wreath laying ceremony - Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Color guard, speakers and a wreath-laying ceremony pay tribute to all who served and sacrificed during the Vietnam War and America's other conflicts. Constitution Avenue and Henry Bacon Dr. NW, Washington, DC. (202) 634-1568.
The 10th Annual Downtown Holiday Market
Noon - 8:00pm daily
With more than 180 participants selling a diverse array of quality, handmade art and wares over 24 days, the Downtown Holiday Market is a one-stop winter wonderland with eclectic gifts for everyone on your shopping list. F St NW & 8th St NW, Washington, DC. 202-215-6993.
Thanksgiving Family Festival
11:30am - 3pm
Every Turkey Day celebration needs a well-dressed table! Start at the museum and make your very own Thanksgiving Day decorations to display. Learn to contra dance with a live band while you create your centerpiece, or take a scavenger hunt in the galleries and find inspiration from America’s artists. Free. American Art Museum. 8th and F Streets, N.W. Washington, D.C. (202) 633-1000.