Arts & Entertainment in Washington D.C. (District of Columbia)

Shakespeare Theatre Company
  • Shakespeare Theatre Company

    450 7th Street NW and 610 F St NW 20004 Washington DC United States
    The Shakespeare Theatre Company produces and presents award-winning plays in its two venues in downtown Washington D.C., attracting many theatre-goers from D.C., Maryland, Virginia and from around the world. As a non-profit arts organization our education programs bring classical theatre experiences, critical discussions and vital academic resources into area schools and communities. We also host a number of other arts organizations who perform world class dance, music, and much more. Explore the world of STC and purchase tickets at ...
Ford's Theatre
  • Ford's Theatre

    511 10th St NW 20004 Washington DC United States
    The site of the April 14, 1865, assassination of President Abraham Lincoln, Ford's Theatre is a working theatre, historical monument, world-class museum and learning center. The theatre produces musicals and plays reflecting the unique, diverse character of American life. With its inspiring theatrical productions, live historic interpretation, and rich collection of artifacts, Ford’s Theatre is the premier destination in the nation’s capital for all audiences to explore and celebrate Abraham Lincoln’s ideals and leadership principles: courage, integrity, tolerance, equality, and creative ...
Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Renwick Gallery
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Renwick Gallery

    800 G St NW 20004 Washington DC United States
    The Smithsonian American Art Museum, the nation's first collection of American art, is an unparalleled record of the American experience from the colonial period to today. The Renwick Gallery, a branch of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, features one of the finest collections of American craft in the United States. Welcome to our Facebook page! Please feel free to share thoughts about our posts, ask us questions, or tell us about your visit. Find us on other social media sites: While ...
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
National Gallery of Art
  • National Gallery of Art

    6th St and Constitution Ave NW (at Constitution Ave NW) Washington, D.C. 20565 United States
    The National Gallery of Art was created in 1937 for the people of the United States of America by a joint resolution of Congress, accepting the gift of financier and art collector Andrew W. Mellon.
National Theatre Washington, D.C.
  • National Theatre Washington, D.C.

    1321 Pennsylvania Ave NW 20004 Washington DC United States
    National Theatre was established in 1835 and is the oldest continuing operating theatre in Washington, DC. On Pennsylvania Avenue, three blocks from The White House, stands the National Theatre, also known as "The Theatre of Presidents." This historic playhouse has seen Pennsylvania Avenue grow from the muddy main street of a fledgling capital, to the ceremonial avenue of a great world power. Our Mission: National Theatre Corporation, a 501(c)3 not-for-profit, strives to entertain and enrich our audiences through a ...
The Hamilton
  • The Hamilton

    600 14th St NW 20005 Washington DC United States
    Founding father, mover, shaker, lover & dueling politico, Alexander Hamilton's vision for America helped it to become the world's venue for opportunity and success. Washington DC's newest destination for music and entertainment is dedicated to celebrating the talent and passion of America's best artists. DC is a city where polish and sophistication have been charmed by a bohemian spirit creating a new thriving artistic underground. The Hamilton will offer local, national and international musicians the unique opportunity to entertain a ...
  • Echostage

    2135 Queens Chapel Rd NE 20018 Washington DC United States
    Echostage is the largest concert venue in the DMV area; ranked number 8 in the world, and number 1 in the country. Visit our website at to find out more about us!
Studio Theatre
Arena Stage
The DC Improv Comedy Club
  • The DC Improv Comedy Club

    1140 Connecticut Ave NW 20036 Washington DC United States
    Celebrating 25 years of laughter! The DC Improv features two showrooms, a comedy school, a full restaurant and bar, and the best comedy fans in the world.
The Howard Theatre
  • The Howard Theatre

    620 T St NW 20001 Washington DC United States
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Landmark's E Street Cinema
  • Landmark's E Street Cinema

    555 11th St NW (at E St NW) Washington, D.C. 20004 United States
    E Street Cinema is an eight-screen luxury cinema specializing in first-run independent and foreign language films, documentary features and classic revivals. E Street's focus is on high-quality programming, presentation, and unique concessions and bar items to further your film-going experience.
Folger Theatre
  • Folger Theatre

    201 E Capitol St SE 20003 Washington DC United States
    Folger Theatre, a 250-seat Elizabethan-style theater at the Folger Shakespeare Library, specializes in innovative stagings of works by Shakespeare, other classical work, and new plays inspired by these traditions.
Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
  • Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company

    641 D St NW 20004 Washington DC United States
    A national leader in the development of new plays, Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company continues to hold its place at the edge of American theatre.
The DC Bachata Congress "The World's Largest Bachata Festival"
  • The DC Bachata Congress "The World's Largest Bachata Festival"

    Hosted at the Renaissance Hotel 999 Nineth ST NW 20001 Washington DC United States
    Welcome to the Official DC Bachata Congress Facebook Page! TWO TIME WINNER OF LATIN DANCE EVENT OF THE YEAR! ★★★★★★★2015 & 2016★★★★★★★ Lee "El Gringuito Kat "La Gata" & our Executive Board Present... DCBX #9 aka DC Bachata Congress! � DCBX is BACHATA � DCBX is SALSA � DCBX is KIZOMBA � DCBX is ZOUK DCBX is MORE FOR YOU! Why Settle for less????????????????? WHY WE ARE #1 COME MEET 7000+ NEW FRIENDS :D ★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★★ � Featuring over 60 of the World's Top Artist's! � ...
Madame Tussauds DC
  • Madame Tussauds DC

    1001 F St NW 20004 Washington DC United States
    Official Madame Tussauds Washington DC Page At Madame Tussauds Washington, D.C., experience the glory of the U.S. presidency first-hand in an unparalleled interactive exhibit, featuring life-sized wax figures of all 44 Presidents from George Washington to Barack Obama. Madame Tussauds Washington, D.C. is a highly-interactive wax attraction that invites guests to meet America's history makers, Presidents, A-list celebrities, sports icons, music legends, and more. With over 100 incredibly lifelike wax figures, guests of all ages can touch, hear, and experience ...
Paint Nite DC
  • Paint Nite DC

    02210 Washington DC United States
    Paint Nite is invading bars and restaurants near you with everything you need to create a one-of-a-kind painting. We’ll guide you and your friends through two lively hours of creativity, drinking, and laughing ‘til your cheeks hurt. The best part? You don’t have to be an artist to have an amazing time.
The Lincoln Theatre
  • The Lincoln Theatre

    1215 U St NW 20009 Washington DC United States
    The Lincoln Theatre, built in 1922, was a cultural center of D.C., predating and influencing Harlem’s renaissance. Washington natives Duke Ellington and Pearl Bailey were joined by nationally acclaimed artists such as Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holliday, Nat King Cole, Cab Calloway, Louis Armstrong, and Sarah Vaughn who performed regularly on the storied stage. President Franklin D. Roosevelt celebrated his birthday parties at the Lincoln Colonnade, a party hall once located at the Theatre. In June 2013, I.M.P was selected by the ...
Atlas Performing Arts Center
  • Atlas Performing Arts Center

    1333 H St NE 20002 Washington DC United States
    The Atlas is home to adventurous artists, audiences and ideas. The Atlas’ vision is to create a dynamic hub where artists, audiences, seniors, young people, neighbors and arts enthusiasts are actively engaging in and having meaningful conversations about art and ideas. It is the Atlas’ belief that the arts have the capacity to connect people and create understanding and respect among them and build a stronger community for all.
  • SoundExchange

    733 10th St. NW 20001 Washington DC United States
    SoundExchange works at the center of digital music, developing business solutions to benefit the entire music industry. We collect & distribute digital performance royalties on behalf of more than 130,000 recording artists & master rights owners.
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Howard Theatre Restoration
  • Howard Theatre Restoration

    620 T St NW 20001 Washington DC United States
    Yes, We entertain America but our mission is to educate the next generation of Americans on where we have been and prepare them for where they must go… Together Howard Theatre Restoration, parents, and the business community are demonstrating that the Arts, is the much needed catalyst for accelerated growth in STEM achievement. HTR is dedicated to revealing all the sciences embedded into The Arts. and are the foundation of every performance on its stage. Our mission is to ...
SiriusXM 90s on 9
  • SiriusXM 90s on 9

    1500 Eckington Pl NE 20002 Washington DC United States
    Pull out your ripped jeans and flannels....nothing but 90's! Grunge, Pop, Rap, Dance, Rock, R&B, and more! Always commercial free! Plus, every weekend Downtown Julie Brown hosts the Back In The Day Replay Countdown! Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @SXM90son9 Sr. Program Director - Ron Ross (
  • Pinstripes

    1064 Wisconsin Ave. NW Washington, D.C. 20007 United States
    Our distinctive 40,000 square foot dining and entertainment venues feature a bistro with exceptional Italian/American cuisine and wine; bowling and bocce; a year-round outdoor patio and fire pit; and
The Athens House of Photography
GW Lisner Auditorium
  • GW Lisner Auditorium

    730 21st Street NW 20052 Washington DC United States
    Revered as a National & DC Historical Landmark, Lisner Auditorium opened its doors for public performances in the fall of 1946. As an anchor for arts and culture at The George Washington University, Lisner Auditorium hosts world class events and activities and brings well over 100,000 visitors a year to the Foggy Bottom campus. The university reserves the right to delete content that is defamatory, obscene, threatening, or harassing; targets or disparages any ethnic, racial, religious, or gender group; advocates illegal ...
17th Street High Heel Race
  • 17th Street High Heel Race

    1519 17th St NW 20036 Washington DC United States
    The High Heel Race is one of Washington, DC most unique events with a rich history of “Crossing The Line Since 1986”. On the Tuesday before Halloween, thousands of spectators pack the Dupont Circle Neighborhood to watch hundreds of costumed drag queens show off their extravagant outfits and race down Historic 17th Street, NW. Location: 17th Street, between P and S Streets NW near Dupont Circle Race Time: Begins at 9 p.m. Participants gather as early as 6 p.m. All ...
Anacostia Arts Center
  • Anacostia Arts Center

    1231 Good Hope Rd SE 20020 Washington DC United States
    Anacostia Arts Center is a project of the ARCH Development Corporation, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to creating a home for small businesses, artists, arts and cultural organizations to fulfill its commitment to the revitalization and sustainable economic development of Historic Anacostia. The Arts Center is 9,300 square feet, and includes a 1,000 square feet Black Box Theater; space for five galleries/boutiques; a short-term exhibition gallery called Blank Space SE, a café, and lounge area.
Touche' LIVE
  • Touche' LIVE

    1123 H St NE 20002 Washington DC United States
    Touché Supper Club reinterprets the centuries old global tradition of social dining, offering a modern twist to those who hunger for diversity.
  • Bloombars

    3222 11th St NW 20010 Washington DC United States
    BloomBars is a not for profit arts organization that unites & inspires communities through the arts while nurturing artists committed to serving the community. 3222 11th Street NW Metro: Columbia Heights
Art All Night: Nuit Blanche DC
  • Art All Night: Nuit Blanche DC

    Dupont Circle, Shaw, North Capitol, H Street NE, Congress Heights 20001 Washington DC United States
    Art All Night : Nuit Blanche DC is an all-night exploration and celebration of contemporary art, encompassing five of DC’s most vibrant neighborhoods: Dupont Circle, Shaw, North Capitol, H Street NE, and Congress Heights. Watch as DC’s creative community re-imagines public and private space and invites us all to see our city anew. Indoor and outdoor venues will showcase work by artists in a diverse range of media – with vibrant visual arts, street performances, live music, and DJs contributing to ...
DC Arts Center
  • DC Arts Center

    2438 18th St NW 20009 Washington DC United States
    The District of Columbia Arts Center is a nonprofit arts space dedicated to promoting the freshest, most under-recognized artists in the Washington metropolitan area. Comprised of a 750 square foot gallery and a 50 seat black box theater, DCAC has been in the heart of Adams Morgan since its founding in 1989. Its dynamic and eclectic visual arts exhibitions and performance events have received local, national and international reviews. We encourage an ongoing dialogue between new artists and the greater ...
The Avalon Theatre
  • The Avalon Theatre

    5612 Connecticut Ave NW 20015 Washington DC United States
    Bringing outstanding first-run commercial films, independent and foreign films, documentaries, film festivals, and special programs for families and seniors to DC.
Washington National Opera's Opera Institute at American University
  • Washington National Opera's Opera Institute at American University

    2700 F St NW 20566 Washington DC United States
    June 25-July 14, 2018 This inspiring three-week summer intensive brings passionate young musicians (ages 15-18) together in the nation's capital to experience opera in a professional and nurturing environment that only a world-class opera company can provide. Dedicated classical singers thrive from WNO Opera Institute's intense and focused curriculum, which prepares students for college performance programs and beyond. For the 2018 Institute, students will have the option of participating in a Schmidt Youth Vocal Competition on Sunday, June 24, at American University. Students ...
NPR Classical
Long View Gallery
  • Long View Gallery

    1234 9th St NW 20001 Washington DC United States
    Reopened in October 2009 as an art and event space, Long View Gallery concurrently highlights the talent of of emerging and mid-career artists and operates as a premiere venue for private functions. The gallery features monthly exhibits and also provides access to a corporate art consulting branch whose diverse portfolio runs the gamut of abstract sculpture to photography. Long View Gallery offers design consultations to both individual and corporate clients, as well as an in-house custom framing service. In summer ...
IA&A at Hillyer
  • IA&A at Hillyer

    9 Hillyer Ct NW 20008 Washington DC United States
    IA&A at Hillyer (previously Hillyer Art Space) is a program of International Arts & Artists, a nonprofit arts service organization dedicated to cross-cultural understanding and exposure to the arts.
Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman
Love Grid
Brightest Young Things
  • Brightest Young Things

    1015 15th Street NW Suite 600 20005 Washington DC United States
    Online magazine, cool event company and a creative marketing resource. Lets make something magical happen together! You should also follow us on Twitter / Instagram
Union Arts DC
  • Union Arts DC

    411 New York Ave. NE 20002 Washington DC United States
    The resident artists of Union Arts DC use the space for teaching, rehearsing, and creating work springing from their own original visions. The individual artists all help pay rent for the space and share time at the collective. We are open to engaging in partnerships and collaborations with close friends and colleagues to present exhibitions, workshops, meetings, and community gatherings, in line with our collective interests.
The Loft at 600 F
  • The Loft at 600 F

    600 F St NW 20004 Washington DC United States
    The Loft at 600F is an award winning, vibrant, exciting & inviting event space in the Penn Quarter/Chinatown neighborhood of Washington DC. Perfect for happy hours, networking events, book signings, meet-and-greets, as a pre- or after party lounge and so much more. Exposed brick, large windows and cozy modern touches distinguish this space as the hip new place to meet. In-house amenities include conference, dining, or lounge seating, bar, AV, wifi, and more! Contact us today about hosting your next event ...
The Dunes
  • The Dunes

    1402 Meridian Pl NW 20010 Washington DC United States
    The Dunes is a mixed media venue located in the center of Columbia Heights. The Dunes morphs easily from art gallery to concert venue to retail pop-up shop to cocktail lounge to private event space. We have events open to the public, but also book private parties. Please check our website for the current calendar! The Dunes has a full alcohol license with accounts with all major distributors, and is equipped with an artisan crafted bar, a sound system that easily ...
Nation's Football Classic
  • Nation's Football Classic

    2400 E Capitol St NE 20003 Washington DC United States
    Welcome to the official Facebook fan page for the AT&T Nation's Football Classic® taking place each September in Washington DC. Check back often for updates on official events for this year's AT&T Nation's Football Classic™ weekend!
Theater J
  • Theater J

    1529 16th St NW 20036 Washington DC United States
    Hailed by The Washington Post as “the most influential Jewish theater company in the nation," and nominated for over 70 Helen Hayes Awards, Theater J is one of the most distinctive, progressive and respected Jewish theaters on the national and international scene.