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Community Calendar

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

For Whom It Stands

  • Through Saturday, February 28, 2015

More than 100 works of art, artifacts, documents, and photographs reflect the breadth of American experiences. A fragment of the original Star-Spangled Banner serves as a starting point to investigate the broad history and representation of the United States flag as an icon of our nation and its people.

Building Zone

  • Through Friday, July 31, 2015

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.


Fri • October 31, 2014


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18th Annual Fall Harvest Festival at Summers Farm

Summers Farm

For homegrown fun and farm fresh adventures, visit Summers Farm cornfield maze, old-fashioned hay rides, competitive pig races, gigantic jumping pillows, farm animals, hay slides…and pick-your-own pumpkins.

Christmas Thyme at Sycamore Heights Farmhouse Craft Show

Sycamore Heights Farmhouse

Come experience Christmas Thyme at the 1860 farmhouse.  Enjoy a wide variety of handmade crafts by crafter in the tri-state area.  Featuring candles, country, early American, primitives, folk art, jewelry, Christmas and everyday décor.  Needful things for everyone.  Shop for all of your Christmas and gift giving needs. 

Admission is free.  Credit cards are accepted.  Crafters please inquire.

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Categories: Arts, Holiday, Free

Fear at the Freer!

Freer Gallery of Art

Get in the Halloween spirit with a screening of the movie that inspired the American thriller The Ring. Before the film, learn about spooky objects in our collection, make your own Freer-inspired mask, and enjoy Japanese food for sale from the Tokyo in the City food truck starting at 5 pm.

Categories: Holiday, Film, Arts

Halloween Costume Party at The Mansion on O Street!

The Mansion on O Street

Join us for a halloween costume party like no other! Includes: dj, costume contest with prizes, chocolate fountain, halloween treasure hunt, cash bar. 

Categories: Holiday

Haunted Trail at the Workhouse Arts Center

The Workhouse Arts Center

Can you survive the Horde?  Come to the Workhouse Arts Center and see if you can survive the trail.  Presented Oct 24th to Nov 1st.

Categories: Tours, Holiday

Joy of Motion Dance Center Presents: Thriller on H Street

Joy of Motion Dance Center, Atlas

Learn the entire Thriller dance routine from the iconic Michael Jackson music video. 

Categories: Arts, Dance, Holiday

Metamorphosis! Art Exhibit - Halloween Ball!

The Del Ray Artisans Gallery

A Halloween Ball will be hosted during the “Metamorphosis” juried art exhibit on Friday, October 31st from 8-11pm.  Tickets: $5 each or 5 for $20. Costumes required, and free entry to those who purchase (and wear) one of the artist-decorated masks.

Del Ray Artisans hours are: Thursday 12-6pm; Friday & Saturday 12-9pm; Sunday 12-6pm. Reception: Friday, October 3, 7-9pm.

Categories: Arts, Exhibits, Holiday

St. Mark's Players present.... DRACULA by Steven Deitz

St. Mark's Episcopal Church

St. Mark's Players present.... DRACULA by Steven Deitz

Directed by Andrew Curtin

Produced by Heather Cipu

Categories: Theater, Holiday

The Corn Maze in the Plains

The Corn Maze in the Plains

Fall Fun in Northern Virginia! 5 acre corn maze, hayrides, pumpkins, animals, food, and much more!

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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