2016 Events Coming Soon
Through November 9
Kids Euro Festival
One of the country's largest performing arts festivals for children with more than 200 free events around the city. (202) 862-9500.
Free Community Day
National Museum of Women in the Arts
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. 1250 New York Avenue, NW, Washington, DC. 202-783-5000.
Weekends: 10am - 6pm
Weekdays: 10am - 8pm
Much of the programming is free of charge and it's a great way to immerse yourself in the DC arts scene. Participating galleries display the work of local photographers or nationally and historically renowned photography. 2801 16th St., NW Washington, DC. (202) 337-3686.
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.
Festival at the Renwick Gallery
The Renwick will offer a free family festival with craft activities, artist demonstrations, musical performances and special museum tours. 1661, Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC. (202) 633-6565.
City of Alexandria Holiday Tree Lighting
Rain or shine, enjoy musical entertainment, caroling with a community sing along, and greetings from the Mayor and Santa Claus. Historic Market Square in Old Town, 301 King St.
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, 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.