SkateFest is a non-profit family-oriented event designed to raise money for the Childrens National Medical Center while also bringing fun and enjoyment to all who attend. The event will feature a skate competition, live demonstrations from pro skateboarders, a live dj, product giveaways and activities for children of all ages.
WETA looks back at the people and events of the 1980s — the disorderly decade that saw Washington's emergence as a true global capital.See all broadcast times →
Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C." discusses the history of brewing in the nation's capital.Watch video →
WETA Channel 26 hit the Washington airwaves on October 2, 1961, when station manager George Baker introduced viewers to WETA's inaugural broadcast, The New Era.Watch first broadcast →