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ASPIRE HOUSE McLean 2020

ASPIRE HOUSE McLean 2020 Designer Show House 952 Mackall Farms Lane, McLean

ASPIRE DESIGN AND HOME magazine announced that ASPIRE HOUSE McLean 2020, located at 952 Mackall Farms Lane, McLean, Virginia, 22101, is rescheduled for Friday, August 21st to Sunday September 14th, 2020, offering limited onsite tours, plus virtual tours of all spaces. During this unprecedented time, the decision to change the dates was based on the […]

ASPIRE HOUSE McLean 2020

ASPIRE HOUSE McLean 2020 Designer Show House 952 Mackall Farms Lane, McLean

ASPIRE HOUSE McLean 2020 will open on Friday, August 21, 2020 with a Virtual Preview Party and remain open until Sunday, September 14, 2020. Limited numbers of guests will be allowed to tour the home Wednesday through Sunday; face masks and temperature checks required. During this unprecedented time, the decision to change the dates was […]

$45.00 – $50.00

Wolf Trap Park Pop-Ups: Natyabhoomi School of Dance

Virtual

Tune in for a Park Pop-Up on August 22 with a streaming performance of Natyabhoomi School of Dance. Plan to spend some time with moving music in your own living room! Wolf Trap’s virtual Park Pop-Up series brings music and more straight to your home. Featuring local area artists, Park Pop-Up performances are recorded live […]

Free

Dolley Days

Dumbarton House 2715 Q Street Northwest, Washington

Join us as we celebrate the anniversary of Dolley Madison’s flight from the White House to Dumbarton House in 1814. During the War of 1812, the British burned the White House and Capitol buildings. After directing enslaved individuals to save precious documents and paintings from the White House, Dolley fled the fire and the British. […]

Free

Sunday Serenity Yoga

online

Yoga instructors Alia Peera and Audrey Roxas are back to host our 6th annual summer yoga series with Dumbarton House - this year, brought directly to your home thanks to Zoom! Enjoy a serene 60 minute all-levels vinyasa flow class that should be fun and challenging for both experienced yogis and yoga skeptics alike! A […]

National Archives 19th Amendment Commemoration

Online

The National Archives Foundation and National Archives will host a virtual commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, in which many women won the right to vote. The virtual commemoration is part of our Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote exhibit and initiative. Programs will explore the complex story […]

Wolf Trap Park Pop-Ups: Wolf Trap Opera: Woodland Scenes

Virtual

Tune in for a Park Pop-Up on August 29 with a streaming performance of Wolf Trap Opera: Woodland Scenes. Wolf Trap’s virtual Park Pop-Up series brings music and more straight to your home. Featuring local area artists, Park Pop-Up performances are recorded live at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts and later streamed […]

Free

2020 Around The World Cultural Food Festival

Freedom Plaza 13th Street NW & Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington

Welcome to the 2020 Around The World Cultural Food Festival!! :) On Saturday, August 29, 2020 from 11am to 7pm, we are taking over Freedom Plaza and Pennsylvania Avenue between 13th and 14th St. As every year, we are taking you on a day trip around the world and present you the cuisine, culture and […]

Free

Sunday Serenity Yoga

online

Yoga instructors Alia Peera and Audrey Roxas are back to host our 6th annual summer yoga series with Dumbarton House - this year, brought directly to your home thanks to Zoom! Enjoy a serene 60 minute all-levels vinyasa flow class that should be fun and challenging for both experienced yogis and yoga skeptics alike! A […]

Opera UNTRAPPED Online: The Emperor of Atlantis

Virtual

A mad emperor declares universal war against everyone and offends Death. The result is a chaotic world in which the living no longer laugh, the dying no longer die, and life and death have lost their meaning. This daring satire was written while Ullmann was interned in the Nazis’ Terezín ghetto and examines the arrogance […]

Free

Reckoning the Legacy of Race and Racism in Georgetown

Join a panel of thought leaders, academics, and descendants, for a conversation about race and racism in Georgetown. Much of residential and commercial Georgetown was built by free and enslaved African Americans and, for many years, Georgetown was an extremely diverse neighborhood. According to census data, in 1800 34% of Georgetown residents were free or […]

Free

Glass Visions and Voices 2020

Glen Echo Art Glass Center artists explore the many facets of glass in this exhibition of fine art glass. The exhibit Glass Visions and Voices 2020 reflects the endless possibilities of glass while echoing the artists’ personalities. The objects demonstrate the diversity of contemporary kiln-formed glass in form, texture, images, and abstractions with complex sculptures, […]

Free

Outdoor Marketplace at Glen Echo Park

Glen Echo Park 7300 MacArthur Blvd Glen Echo, MD 20812 7300 MacArthur BLVD, Glen Echo

The marketplace will take place throughout the park outside several of our resident artist's studios. Presented by the Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture, this outdoor sale features the work of Glen Echo Park resident artists and includes works in a wide range of artistic media, including: • Ceramics • Blown Glass • […]

Free

Kadampa Meditation Center Online classes

Kadampa Meditation Center Online 1200 Canal Street SW, Washington

https://meditation-dc.org/online-live-streamed-classe/ Suitable for everyone, these meditation classes offer practical methods to improve the quality of our lives through meditation and Buddhist teachings. You can join in to either the entire series for the month or by individual class. Each class is self contained. Everyone is welcome.

$6.00 – $12.

The Australian Pink Floyd Show

Wolf Trap 1551 Trap Road, Vienna

The Australian Pink Floyd Show is frequently hailed as the best Pink Floyd tribute band touring today and has been deemed “The Gold Standard” (London’s The Times). Performing for over 30 years, the band makes its Wolf Trap debut performing selections from The Wall (1979), The Dark Side of the Moon (1973), Wish You Were […]

$37 – $87

The Magic of Music Returns – Musico the Magnificent

1 Westmoreland Circle 1 Westmoreland Circle Northwest, Bethesda

Enjoy a delightful magical musical morning for kids, teens, and adults. Washington Conservatory of Music faculty member, cellist Drew Owen, brings together two loves - music and magic - through his character Musico the Magnificent! Enjoy a delightful magical musical morning for kids, teens, and adults. To RSVP and to receive your zoom link, please […]

Embracing Adversity, Saturday Morning Meditation

Kadampa Meditation Center Online 1200 Canal Street SW, Washington

Sign up at: https://meditation-dc.org/embracing-adversity-sat-morning-meditation-sept-12/ This class will give practical and uplifting explanations of how we can transform our day-to-day lives – including even the most demanding and difficult situations – into opportunities for personal growth and spiritual development. Ancient meditations that have been tried and tested for centuries will be brought alive and made relevant […]

$6.50 – $12

Unity Walk

Virtual

This is a free, virtual event hosted by the Interfaith Council of Metropolitan Washington. This event is an opportunity to visit houses of worship and faith centers in the DC metro area, visit a resource fair, participate in meaningful dialogue, learn new skills, and partake in service projects. Registration is required in order to attend […]

Free

Breast Cancer Alliance (BCA) Medical Symposium is VIRTUAL

Virtual

Breast Cancer Alliance (BCA) presents a virtual world-class medical symposium hosted by Judy Woodruff. The panelists will discuss challenges presented by COVID-1, advances in treatment, diet, stress, lifestyle management and more. Proceeds from this event will be used to support Breast Cancer Alliance and the Betty Lou Ourisman Breast Health Center at Georgetown University Hospital. […]

$50

Confronting Racism In and Through the Arts

Virtual

Women's National Democratic Club announces a continuation of our recurring series Social Role of the Arts. This fall, our theme is Confronting Racism In and Through the Arts. In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, we’re pleased to welcome GALA Hispanic Theatre Co-Founders Hugo Medrano, Producing Artistic Director, and Rebecca Mead Medrano, Executive Director to kick […]

Free

Making Life Meaningful, Friday Night Lecture

Kadampa Meditation Center Online 1200 Canal Street SW, Washington

Register here: https://meditation-dc.org/making-life-meaningful-friday-night-lecture/ There is nothing more precious than our human life. Having been born as a human being we have immense freedom to accomplish almost anything we want. But what will make us truly happy? What will benefit others most? And when this life is over, what will help us then? In this lecture, […]

$6.00 – $12.

The Avett Brothers

Wolf Trap 1551 Trap Road, Vienna

“Americana stalwarts” (Rolling Stone) and Wolf Trap favorites, The Avett Brothers return for their third straight year to perform folk-tinged songs filled with unbridled energy and honest, heartfelt lyrics.

$50 – $97

The Preciousness of Tantra

Kadampa Meditation Center Online 1200 Canal Street SW, Washington

Please use this link to register. https://meditation-dc.org/the-preciousness-of-tantra-sept-19/ In this special workshop we will be exploring Buddha’s teachings and meditations on Tantra. Tantric meditation gives us a clear vision of what Buddhist enlightenment actually means. It harnesses the power of our imagination and wisdom and brings about swift internal positive transformation. We learn how to let […]

$12.50 – $25

On Living a Meaningful Life: authors Frank Martela and Emily Esfahani Smith

Online

Join authors Frank Martela and Emily Esfahani Smith for a virtual literary conversation on living a meaningful life. About this Event How do you find deeper meaning and fulfillment in your life? Is happiness a worthy goal? The search for life’s meaning is perhaps the most important quest we can undertake, and a foundation for […]

Free – $31.61

Aoife O’Donovan with String Quartet and Taylor Ashton

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Aoife O'Donovan is a co-founder of the bands Crooked Still and I’m With Her, as well as a featured singer in the house band on the radio variety show Live From Here. O’Donovan and a string quartet, perform the song cycle “Bull Frogs Croon." Written and developed with Jeremy Kittel and Teddy Abrams, the piece […]

$37 – $42

Musical Imagination Station

1 Westmoreland Circle 1 Westmoreland Circle Northwest, Bethesda

The Washington Conservatory presents an online class designed as a shared experience for children ages three to six and a parent or caregiver. Creative music, movement, and drama are blended in a seamless, unique sequence of highly engaging experiences for the entire family. Each session begins with a musical greeting and a jazzy body warm-up, […]

$105

ASPIRE HOUSE: McLean

ASPIRE HOUSE McLean 2020 Designer Show House 952 Mackall Farms Lane, McLean

ASPIRE DESIGN AND HOME magazine just announced that ASPIRE HOUSE McLean 2020 is rescheduled for September 25 through October 25, 2020. During this unprecedented time, the move to the fall was a decision based on the safety and wellbeing of everyone involved. Steven Mandel, publisher of ASPIRE DESIGN AND HOME, Mary Douglas Drysdale, design chair […]

$35.00

Byte Night: ZooFari

Help save animals as ZooFari goes virtual—and free—in 2020! Tune in Friday, September 25th, when Friends of the National Zoo’s annual gourmet fundraiser goes virtual. From Bite Night to Byte Night, this year ZooFari is FREE! Get an exclusive giant panda cub update, hang out online with exotic animals, and bid on one-of-a-kind auction items, […]

Free

Family Game Night

Dumbarton House 2715 Q Street Northwest, Washington

Join Dumbarton House staff for a virtual program on federal period card and dice games! We’ll learn some fun games and use math skills along the way. So virtually bring along the whole family and enjoy games you can use to stay entertained throughout the pandemic! This program is suitable for elementary age and up.

$8 – $15

Kennedy Krieger Institute’s Annual Hats & Horses Event

Online

On September 25, 2020, Kennedy Krieger Institute’s Women’s Initiative Network (WIN) is hosting its popular derby-themed Hats & Horses event virtually. Guests are encouraged to dress in their derby-best or whatever makes them comfortable for an evening of raising funds for and in celebration of the expansion of Kennedy Krieger’s International Center for Spinal Cord […]

Free

Arena Stage Virtual Fall Classes

Masterclasses Arena Stage’s popular masterclass series returns with eight virtual offerings for pre-professional and early-career adults in the fall. Each class will meet twice a week on Wednesdays and Fridays via Zoom. Each class is $70. Visit arenastage.org to learn more about classes, instructors and how to register. September 30 and October 2 from 5 […]

Presidential Debate Watch Party

Woman's National Democratic Club 1526 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington

Bring your friends and family to the Woman’s National Democratic Club in Dupont Circle to watch the first presidential debate with fellow Biden/Harris supporters. Democratic candidate for US Senate in Kansas, Barbara Bollier, is Zooming in pre-debate to share campaign updates and debate predictions. Join us in person or pick up a meal at curbside […]

$20.20 – $45

Flower Power Hour: Lecture and Workshop

Dumbarton House 2715 Q Street Northwest, Washington

Join Dumbarton House staff and DC based floral artist Sidra Forman for an hour long program on flowers! After a short lecture about the language of flowers during the Federal period, Sidra will guide participants through a floral arranging lesson. Participants can buy a ticket to watch and learn tips for their next center piece […]

$15 – $100

VoicesDMV: On the Table

Virtual

The Greater Washington Community Foundation presents VoicesDMV: On the Table, a powerful civic engagement initiative that will bring residents from across the region together on a single day to reimagine the future of our communities by discussing the issues most important to them and exploring ways to work together to develop and implement solutions to […]

Free

Monuments: Creative Forces

Strathmore

Monuments: Creative Forces is an outdoor installation by Australian artist Craig Walsh. The exhibition’s subjects will be artists whose work and artistic endeavors are changing the shape of our community in profound ways. Expansive video portraits of these creative heroes, chosen by a diverse panel of community and arts leaders, will be projected on to […]

Pay what you can

Chamber Music at The Barns: Michael Brown, piano

Virtual

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts and The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS) present Chamber Music Society’s “Front Row” streaming concert series.

Free

Yacht Rock Revue Livestream

Virtual

Yacht Rock Revue is bringing you their first full band livestream, You Make My Stream Come True. Experience their smooth-sailing soft rock anywhere and everywhere you stream shows! They can’t be at Wolf Trap, but they can be in your home. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Wolf Trap.

$20

Blessing of the Animals

Dumbarton United Methodist Church 3133 Dumbarton St. NW, Washington

Bring your pet to our front steps to be blessed by our pastor, the Rev. Rachel Cornwell. Photos of pets also accepted. Social distancing observed.

Free

The Washington Chorus: 60th Anniversary Birthday Bash (Virtual)

The Washington Chorus

Join us for our FREE virtual Gala to celebrate our 60th Anniversary. Includes a Zoom after party! + Online performances + Lively live and silent auctions + Incredible celebration of 60 years of The Washington Chorus + Stories from 60 years of building a better world through singing together + Warm welcome for new Artistic […]

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Historic Cemetery Gravestones, Memorials and Stonework Restoration Workshop

Mt. Zion - Female Union Band Society Cemeteries Grounds 2501 Mill Road NW, Washington

The Mt. Zion - Female Union Band Society Historic Cemeteries Memorial Park is hosting Jon Appel as he conducts a Workshop on "How to restore and perform different types of repairs for common problems associated with gravestones, monuments, and stonework". This event is free and open to the public. ​The Workshop will include: -Discussion on […]

Free

Historic Cemetery Gravestones, Memorials and Stonework Restoration Workshop

Mt. Zion - Female Union Band Society Cemeteries Grounds 2501 Mill Road NW, Washington

Restoration and Preservation of Historic Gravestones, Monuments, and Stonework Workshop. Please Join Us And Participate in a "48 States (and A District!) in 48 Days" Historic Cemeteries Gravestones Preservation & Restoration Workshop. The Mt. Zion - Female Union Band Society Historic Cemeteries Memorial Park will host Jon Appel and sponsor organizations for a Workshop on […]

Free

A Georgetown Life: Book Talk & Q+A

oin Executive Director Mark Hudson and former Curator Grant Quertermous in conversation about the new book from Georgetown University Press. Hear compelling stories recorded by Britannia’s grandchildren and relive the events of almost a century in Georgetown. Members only, free. Register/become a member/buy book in the link.

Members Only: Free

An Evening of New York Songs and Stories with Suzanne Vega

Virtual

Enjoy an evening of New York songs and stories with the Grammy Award-winner in this livestream event from New York’s iconic Blue Note Jazz Club in partnership with Wolf Trap. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Wolf Trap.

$20

Walk to End Alzheimer’s – Washington, D.C.

National Mall 12th Street and Madison Drive, NW, Washington

Join the fight for Alzheimer's first survivor at Walk to End Alzheimer’s, the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Learn about Alzheimer’s disease, advocacy opportunities, clinical studies enrollment, and support programs and services from the Alzheimer’s Association and join in a meaningful tribute ceremony to honor those […]

Free

Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Glen Echo Park as a part of the National Park System

Park View Gallery at Glen Echo Park 7300 MacArthur Blvd Glen, Echo

Glen Echo Park has been part of the National Park System for fifty years! The exhibit Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of Glen Echo Park as a part of the National Park System in the Park View Gallery will tell the story of the effort to protect land near the Potomac river from development in the […]

Free

A Better You

Online Join by link, Washington DC

Celebrate Health, Wellness and Vitality with UnitedHealthcare's Inaugural A Better You Virtual Event UnitedHealthcare will host A Better You, a free, health and wellness educational event, online to continue helping African Americans safely access the resources and information they need leading up to the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period Oct. 15 through Dec. 7. Virtual attendees […]

Free

Monthly Community Shredding Event

TrueShred 14801 Willard Road Suite 800, Chantilly

Bring your medium-sized boxes (Regular Bankers Box) of sensitive papers and for just $10 per box watch the shredding process on CCTV while you wait. Events are held on the second Saturday of each month, rain or shine, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Events are held in partnership with Securis, Inc. at their 14801 […]

$10

Respite: Preston Sampson

Stone Tower Gallery Glen Echo Park 7300 MacArthur Blvd Glen Echo, MD 20812 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo

Preston Sampson is a figurative expressionist painter who captures the essence of Black people throughout US history. His nostalgic reflections portray Black Americans free, enjoying simple pleasures, through his energetic and gestural style. During a time of civil unrest and the fight for Black lives, Sampson’s portraits create an environment for rest or relief. The […]

Free

Pop Life: Ric Garcia and Fierce Sonia

Popcorn Gallery at Glen Echo Park 7300 MacArthur Blvd, Glen Echo

Washington DC metro area artists Ric Garcia and Fierce Sonia imagine worlds where comic book and fairy tale heroes and heroines are deconstructed and reframed to explore the rhythm of modern life and the differences between genders. Enjoy a nostalgic and trippy shout out to the 1960s and 1970s as the artists present the dreams, […]

Free

Truth to Power Café (Live Streamed Event)

Cultural Arts Center, Montgomery College 7995 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring

Truth to Power Café (Live Streamed Event) Saturday, October 10, 2020 Time: 7pm (EST USA) Free Event – Need to Register Online London Artists Projects Truth to Power Café: English with an Accent No Borders World Tour 2020/21: North American PREMIERE Truth to Power Café: English with an Accent is a profound reflection on loss, […]

Free

Amara Legal Center’s Star Night In

virtual- link sent with ticket

Amara Legal Center is hosting virtual a comedy and music event with guests like Lisa Loeb and Salt N Peppa, as well as comedians featured on The Daily Show and Comedy Central. Come laugh and raise money for free legal services!

$50.09

Indigenous Peoples’ Day: Mascots, Monuments, and Memorialization

Online

How do people’s memories of the past inform and influence the current racial and social landscape? As part of the museum’s new series Youth in Action: Conversations about Our Future, participants can hear from young Native activists who are propelling this conversation forward and addressing the tension between history, memory and the current movements happening […]

Free

Smithsonian Craft Show

Your Home Online Anywhere, Any Town

A two week celebration of fine American Craft to benefit the Smithsonian Institute, featuring artists in individual online shops, plus a virtual gala and live auction, hosted on Bidsquare

Free

Phillips Seafood and Steak Friday Specials

Phillips Seafood and Steak 1460 P Street, Washington

Join us at Phillips Seafood & Steak every Friday and enjoy a $15 Ultimate Burger. This burger is a totally craveable way to end your work week. We make it with our special brisket blend and layer it tall with provolone, bacon and a Maryland crab cake with dijon aioli on brioche. Along with our […]

Free

Cross Stitch in Quarantine 2

Dumbarton House 2715 Q Street Northwest, Washington

Getting bored in quarantine? Looking for a new hobby to spice up your social distancing? Join Dumbarton House for a virtual workshop on cross stitch. Join us for the second Cross stitch in Quarantine class- this time with a spooky fall twist! During this virtual workshop museum staff will guide you through basic stitches and […]

$18 – $20

Karla Bonoff

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Described as one of the finest singer/songwriters of her generation, Karla Bonoff has enjoyed critical acclaim, commercial success, enduring popularity, and the unwavering respect of her peers, which include the likes of Linda Ronstadt, Bonnie Raitt, and Wynonna Judd.

$32 – $37

National Chamber Ensemble – Beethoven In Vienna

Online

We are so excited to be moving forward with the National Chamber Ensemble European Musical Vacation Season and look forward to making you happy with great music. Please join us on the most affordable trip to Europe. Since we are going virtual, you can enjoy a performance at your convenience wherever you are. Because this […]

$36

Kids Euro Festival: School of Gaming: Create Your Own Finland in Minecraft!

Online

Do you know where Finland, the happiest country in the world, is located? During the Kids Euro Festival, in Minecraft! Come and learn about gaming, creativity and Finland! School of Gaming aims at teaching kids problem solving, creativity, critical thinking and social skills with the help of gaming and professional game educators. At Kids Euro […]

Free

Kids Euro Festival: School of Gaming: Create Your Own Finland in Minecraft!

Online

Do you know where Finland, the happiest country in the world, is located? During the Kids Euro Festival, in Minecraft! Come and learn about gaming, creativity and Finland! School of Gaming aims at teaching kids problem solving, creativity, critical thinking and social skills with the help of gaming and professional game educators. At Kids Euro […]

Free

VIRTUAL Tudor Nights: Behind Closed Doors

Join Collections Manager Bryn Cooley for this special venture where she'll show you what’s concealed in drawers, closets and wardrobes, and hidden in rooms at Tudor Place.

Members Only: Free

Storm Large

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Pat Benatar, Cole Porter, and Black Sabbath—powerhouse singer/songwriter Storm Large can sing them all and more! Whether performing with Pink Martini, at a cabaret, or with a rock band, this sassy yet classy artist with an edge knows how to bring the house down.

$52 – $62

Spirits of Georgetown Virtual Walking Tour

Dumbarton House 2715 Q Street Northwest, Washington

Join DC tour guide, Dwane for a virtual evening out on the spooky streets of Georgetown! Learn about local hauntings and happenings that will ensure you sleep with the light on during this fun and engaging webinar presentation.

$10

The Power of a Peaceful MInd

Kadampa Meditation Center Online 1200 Canal Street SW, Washington

https://meditation-dc.org/the-power-of-a-peaceful-mind-friday-night-lecture-nov-6/ We often find ourselves in positions that we do not like and cannot change. This leaves us with unpleasant and uncomfortable feelings and can lead to strong destructive or negative emotions. We can feel trapped in these negative mindsets. In this special talk, we will learn the power of a peaceful mind to transform […]

$6.00 – $12

The 5th Dimension

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Celebrating over 50 years of extraordinary entertainment, original member Florence LaRue and company continue to deliver dynamic performances that stand the test of time. The 5th Dimension captivates audiences all over the world with hits including “Aquarius/ Let the Sunshine In,” “Up, Up and Away,” and “Wedding Bell Blues.”

$67 – $77

Monthly Community Shredding Event

VA

Bring your medium-sized boxes (Regular Bankers Box) of sensitive papers and for just $10 per box watch the shredding process on CCTV while you wait. Events are held on the second Saturday of each month, rain or shine, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Events are held in partnership with Securis, Inc. at their 14801 […]

$10

Chamber Music at The Barns:Cho-Liang Lin, violin

Virtual

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts and The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS) present Chamber Music Society’s “Front Row” streaming concert series.

Free

March of Dimes: Heroines of Washington Gala

The Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner 1700 Tysons Blvd, McLean

The Heroines of Washington Gala allows March of Dimes and the community to recognize and honor professional women in the DC Metro Area for their dedication to community service. Since 2001, the March of Dimes has honored 126 "heroines" and raised over $3.4 million to fight for the health of all moms and babies.

Rodney Crowell

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Bringing the best of country music back to The Barns with songs that have garnered him two Grammy Awards and an induction into the Songwriters Hall of Fame, this Nashville veteran has worked with everyone from Emmylou Harris to Sheryl Crow.

$42 – $47

Merry & Bright: Tudor Place Garden at Night

Tudor Place

This holiday season, the Tudor Place garden will be illuminated with an array of lights. Explore sparkling garden rooms, twinkling lawns and shimmering tunnels of light while enjoying hot chocolate or hot cider. Stroll through the 5 ½ acre garden and celebrate the season at Tudor Place. Hours: 4:30-7:30 p.m. Hourly tickets at 4:30, 5:30 […]

$10 – $20

Chamber Music at The Barns: Gilbert Kalish, piano

Virtual

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts and The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center (CMS) present Chamber Music Society’s “Front Row” streaming concert series.

Free

Merry & Bright: Tudor Place Garden at Night

Tudor Place

This holiday season, the Tudor Place garden will be illuminated with an array of lights. Explore sparkling garden rooms, twinkling lawns and shimmering tunnels of light while enjoying hot chocolate or hot cider. Stroll through the 5 ½ acre garden and celebrate the season at Tudor Place. Hours: 4:30-7:30 p.m. Hourly tickets at 4:30, 5:30 […]

$10 – $20

Merry & Bright: Tudor Place Garden at Night

Tudor Place

This holiday season, the Tudor Place garden will be illuminated with an array of lights. Explore sparkling garden rooms, twinkling lawns and shimmering tunnels of light while enjoying hot chocolate or hot cider. Stroll through the 5 ½ acre garden and celebrate the season at Tudor Place. Hours: 4:30-7:30 p.m. Hourly tickets at 4:30, 5:30 […]

$10 – $20

Merry & Bright: Tudor Place Garden at Night

Tudor Place

This holiday season, the Tudor Place garden will be illuminated with an array of lights. Explore sparkling garden rooms, twinkling lawns and shimmering tunnels of light while enjoying hot chocolate or hot cider. Stroll through the 5 ½ acre garden and celebrate the season at Tudor Place. Hours: 4:30-7:30 p.m. Hourly tickets at 4:30, 5:30 […]

$10 – $20

Monthly Community Shredding Event

TrueShred 14801 Willard Road Suite 800, Chantilly

Bring your medium-sized boxes (Regular Bankers Box) of sensitive papers and for just $10 per box watch the shredding process on CCTV while you wait. Events are held on the second Saturday of each month, rain or shine, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Events are held in partnership with Securis, Inc. at their 14801 […]

$10

Merry & Bright: Tudor Place Garden at Night

Tudor Place

This holiday season, the Tudor Place garden will be illuminated with an array of lights. Explore sparkling garden rooms, twinkling lawns and shimmering tunnels of light while enjoying hot chocolate or hot cider. Stroll through the 5 ½ acre garden and celebrate the season at Tudor Place. Hours: 4:30-7:30 p.m. Hourly tickets at 4:30, 5:30 […]

$10 – $20

Merry & Bright: Tudor Place Garden at Night

Tudor Place

This holiday season, the Tudor Place garden will be illuminated with an array of lights. Explore sparkling garden rooms, twinkling lawns and shimmering tunnels of light while enjoying hot chocolate or hot cider. Stroll through the 5 ½ acre garden and celebrate the season at Tudor Place. Hours: 4:30-7:30 p.m. Hourly tickets at 4:30, 5:30 […]

$10 – $20

Monthly Community Shredding Event

TrueShred 14801 Willard Road Suite 800, Chantilly

Bring your medium-sized boxes (Regular Bankers Box) of sensitive papers and for just $10 per box watch the shredding process on CCTV while you wait. Events are held on the second Saturday of each month, rain or shine, from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. Events are held in partnership with Securis, Inc. at their 14801 […]

$10

John Waite

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

A pop-rock mainstay since the mid-‘70s as a solo artist and member of The Babys and Bad English, John Waite has never slowed down. Experience an evening of original hits and covers from across Waite’s vast catalog like “Missing You,” “Back on My Feet Again,” “Isn’t It Time,” and “Every Time I Think of You.”

$37 – $47

Jim Brickman

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Jim Brickman’s distinctive piano style and captivating live performances have revolutionized the popularity of piano music, making him a driving force behind modern American music. The hit-making songwriter is the best-selling solo pianist of all time.

$37 – $42

Jim Brickman

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Jim Brickman’s distinctive piano style and captivating live performances have revolutionized the popularity of piano music, making him a driving force behind modern American music. The hit-making songwriter is the best-selling solo pianist of all time.

$37 – $42

Joan Osborne

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Joan Osborne is best-known for her soulful recording of Eric Bazilian’s “One of Us.” She’s graced the stage with America’s most iconic musicians, such as The Dead and Bob Dylan. A spitfire of talent, Joan Osborne performs songs tinged with pop, soul, R&B, blues, and country.

$42 – $47

Joan Osborne

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Joan Osborne is best-known for her soulful recording of Eric Bazilian’s “One of Us.” She’s graced the stage with America’s most iconic musicians, such as The Dead and Bob Dylan. A spitfire of talent, Joan Osborne performs songs tinged with pop, soul, R&B, blues, and country.

$42 – $47

Jim Messina

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Jim Messina’s legacy of musical genius spans five decades, three supergroups (Buffalo Springfield, Poco, and Loggins & Messina), a vibrant solo career, a string of hit songs, and scores of producing and engineering credits.

$47 – $57

Jim Messina

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Jim Messina’s legacy of musical genius spans five decades, three supergroups (Buffalo Springfield, Poco, and Loggins & Messina), a vibrant solo career, a string of hit songs, and scores of producing and engineering credits.

$47 – $57

Online Conversation on Gun Violence Memorial Project Exhibition

National Building Museum Washington DC

WHAT: The National Building Museum is hosting a free online discussion about the Gun Violence Memorial Project. Conceived by MASS Design Group and conceptual artist Hank Willis Thomas in partnership with gun violence prevention organizations Purpose Over Pain and Everytown for Gun Safety Support Fund, the Memorial is an architectural space of remembrance and healing, […]

Free Outdoor Exhibit at The REACH

UNITY | PEACE | FORWARD A FREE OUTDOOR & VIRTUAL EXHIBIT Now through Feb. 28 on the grounds of the REACH During a time of uncertainty and isolation, how do we harness the healing power of art? Featuring three installations positioned across the grounds of the REACH, the Kennedy Center’s UNITY | PEACE | FORWARD […]

Mrs. Rosa Parks Treasure Hunt Tour

O Street Museum 2016 O St. NW, Washington

Mrs. Rosa Parks Treasure Hunt Tour Reserve: omuseum.org/parks Tickets: $30/person Where: O Museum in The Mansion, 2020 O Street NW When: (based on availability) daily 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. — Close 5 p.m. Celebrate the life of Mrs. Rosa Parks on this journey. Learn about Mrs. Rosa Parks' connection to DC. A resident of The […]

Washington Printmakers Gallery RED Exhibit

Washington Printmakers Gallery 1641 Wisconsin Ave, NW, Washington

This winter, the artists of Washington Printmakers Gallery explore the extraordinary color of red – how to use it, how to shape it, and how to interpret the many things the color connotes. From barns to blood, love to the longest wavelength in the light spectrum, and fire trucks to fruit, red represents a myriad of unique feelings and objects. Stop by the gallery […]

Art of Storytelling Series

National Museum of the American Indian Fourth Street & Independence Ave., S.W., Washington

Saturdays, Feb. 6, 13, 20 and 27, 11 a.m. EST  Native American storytellers use the oral tradition to teach life lessons, tribal histories, and the nuance of languages. Such stories are an essential tool in passing knowledge from one generation to the next. This program will be streamed on the museum’s YouTube channel. Robert Lewis (Cherokee […]

Virtual Seminar on the VA’s COVID Rollout Plan

Washington, D.C. (February 5, 2021) – Leaders from the Elizabeth Dole Foundation, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, and Philips invite veterans and their families and caregivers to join a virtual seminar on the VA’s COVID-19 vaccination rollout plan for veterans and their caregivers on February 9 at 2:30 p.m. EST. During this one-hour session, VA leaders […]

COVID-19 in Indian Country

National Museum of the American Indian Fourth Street & Independence Ave., S.W., Washington

COVID-19 has had a disproportionate impact on Native communities throughout the US. Join experts for a conversation about combating this devastating pandemic in Indian Country. Featuring Rear Admiral Michael Toedt, MD, chief medical officer, Indian Health Service; Dr. Loretta Christensen (Diné ), chief medical officer, Navajo Area Office Indian Health Service; and Phyllis Davis, Tribal […]

The Second City

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Full of the live and in-your-face entertainment Netflix can’t provide, this must-attend show features improvised comedy, audience interaction, and of-the-moment sketches and songs from The Second City made famous by superstars like Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Bill Murray, and more.

$32 – $37

Foundry Gallery Winter Salon

Foundry Gallery 2118 8th St NW, Washington

This all-gallery group show welcomes new Foundry member John Koebert - and adventurous stylistic departures by Courtney Applequist, Kathryn Wiley, Sheila Blake, Patsy Fleming and the whole Foundry crew.  Who knows - who knows - what they will do next? The show includes some 30 works by 19 of the gallery's artists. Through February 28th.

The Second City

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Full of the live and in-your-face entertainment Netflix can’t provide, this must-attend show features improvised comedy, audience interaction, and of-the-moment sketches and songs from The Second City made famous by superstars like Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Bill Murray, and more.

$32 – $37

Valentine’s Love Hunt

O Street Museum 2016 O St. NW, Washington

Valentine's Love Hunt - 2/13 & 2/14 Reserve: omuseum.org/valentine Tickets: $55/person Where: O Museum in The Mansion, 2020 O Street NW When: 2/13/21 & 2/14/21 O Museum in The Mansion on O Street is ready to shoot cupid's arrow right at you with this Champagne & Chocolate Love Hunt. Whether you’re single or dating love never […]

Virtual Galentines Day Tea

Dumbarton House 2715 Q Street Northwest, Washington

Grab a few gal pals and join Dumbarton House for a virtual tea to celebrate friendship! This virtual tea includes instruction in tea sandwich construction, a short lecture on friendship in the federal period, conversation starters, and craft instruction. The craft is a garland made of upcycled paper hearts. A supply list will be sent […]

$8 – $10

The Second City

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Full of the live and in-your-face entertainment Netflix can’t provide, this must-attend show features improvised comedy, audience interaction, and of-the-moment sketches and songs from The Second City made famous by superstars like Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Bill Murray, and more.

$32 – $37

The Second City

The Barns at Wolf Trap 1635 Trap Road, Vienna

Full of the live and in-your-face entertainment Netflix can’t provide, this must-attend show features improvised comedy, audience interaction, and of-the-moment sketches and songs from The Second City made famous by superstars like Tina Fey, Stephen Colbert, Steve Carell, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Bill Murray, and more.

$32 – $37