Search form

Community Calendar

Learn about events happening in and around Washington! Local arts and cultural organizations are invited to submit events to this calendar.

Turquoise Mountain: Artists Transforming Afghanistan

  • Through Sunday, January 29, 2017

Dedicated to teaching young artisans traditional crafts, Turquoise Mountain is reviving Afghanistan’s proud cultural legacy. This exhibition transforms the International Gallery into a visit to Old Kabul.

House and Home

  • Through Monday, May 1, 2017

Take a tour of houses both familiar and surprising, through past and present, which challenge our ideas about what it means to live at home in America. 


Sun • September 25, 2016


WETA Ticket

WETA Special


2016 Maker Faire Silver Spring

Veterans' Plaza Downtown Silver Spring

Robots, interactive art, flying machines, and so much to do and see – KID Museum, a new children’s museum serving the Washington, D.C. area, is hosting Maker Faire Silver Spring on Sunday, September 20th at Veteran’s Plaza and the Silver Spring Civic Building in Silver Spring, from 12:00-5:00 p.m.

42st Annual Smithsburg Steam Engine and Craft Show

Smithsburg Firehall Carnival Grounds

Entertainment for the whole family benefiting the Smithsburg Athletics

Sept. 24th-25th from 10am-5pm

Smithsburg Firehall Fairgrounds

Breakfast served daily 8am-10am

Parade Sat. Sept. 24th at 5:00

Arts and crafts, saw mill, craft demonstrations, tractors & gas engines, shingle mill, steam traction engines, black smith, straw bailing, grain thrashing, and good home cooking.

Free admission.

Please no pets allowed.

Antique/Flea Marketers and Crafters please inquire at 301-665-2882

50+ Expo

Springfield Town Center Mall

A free expo for those who are 50+ and their families features health screenings, exhibitors, tech training and information. The keynote speaker will be Joe Kenda, star of Investigation Discovery's "Homicide Hunter."

5th Annual Leesburg Fine Art Festival

Downtown Historic Leesburg

Leesburg, VA - Sept 24-25, 2016 - Leesburg Fine Art Festival - painting, jewelry, sculpture, glass, ceramics - more Sat 10-5  Sun 11-5  Free!

Green Meadows Petting Farm

Green Meadows Farm

Have fun at our petting farm while learning about our farm animals. Take a tractor-drawn hayride, milk our cow, feed our sheep & goats and watch our pigs race!

Submit an Event

WETA invites local arts and cultural organizations to submit events to this community calendar. The calendar is offered as a free community service. Event listings are limited to those occurring in the Washington metropolitan area, and priority is given to performance and cultural events.

Note: Only registered users may submit events.

Welcome back!