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

Gauguin to Picasso: Masterworks from Switzerland, The Staechelin and Im Obersteg Collections

  • Through Sunday, January 10, 2016

From the renowned collections of Rudolf Staechelin and Karl Im Obersteg, over 60 celebrated paintings created during the mid-19th and 20th centuries by 22 world-famous artists will be on view. This exhibition marks the first occasion for these collections to be exhibited together in the U.S.

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 • June 8, 2014


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Building Zone

National Building Museum

Building Zone long-term Monday through Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00 pm; Sunday: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm Ages 2-6 with adult supervision The Building Zone introduces children to the building arts through play in an interactive gallery of hands-on activities for the Museum's youngest visitors. The National Building Museum gratefully acknowledges The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation for its support of the Building Zone. Project Playhouse is sponsored by HomeAid and built by Pardee Homes. Event begins at Presented by: National Building Museum

Categories: Family Oriented

Capital Pride Brunch & Tour

The Mansion on O Street

Come celebrate Pride in the Nation's Capital and join us for Washington's favorite Sunday meal, brunch!

Moshav Band live at Har Shalom

Congregation Har Shalom

Internationally acclaimed American/Israeli rock group Moshav, will be playing at Har Shalom on Sunday, June 8. They are well noted for their eclectic variety of sound which has gone as far as featuring collaborations with Matisyahu and tours with Alex Clare.

Percussionist Tom Teasley Concerts

Washington Ethical Society

Internationally acclaimed percussionist Tom Teasley to perform three spring concerts at Washington Ethical Society

Play Work Build

National Building Museum

PLAY WORK BUILD takes children and adults alike through an exploration of play with an immersive, hands-on installation featuring molded foam blocks of all shapes and sizes and an original virtual block play experience. 

The Capitol Symphonic Youth Orchestras Spring Follies Concert, Sunday June 8, 2014

Northern Virginia Community College (Alexandria)

Promising young musicians from the Washington area bring classical music to life, led by Artistic Music Director and Conductor Dr. Cheri Collins, performing a wide range of works, including Ravel's "Bolero," Hofeldt's "Lullaby," Dvorak's "Symphony No. 8" and Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro."  Come see for yourself why everyone is raving about TCSYO!

Tour of President Lincoln's Cottage

President Lincoln's Cottage

Walk in Lincoln's footsteps at President Lincoln's Cottage, the summer home of the Lincoln family and "the Cradle of the Emancipation Proclamation."

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.

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