Welcome to WETA Special Events.
We invite you to join us throughout the year for a variety of exciting special appearances, get-togethers, and activities throughout the Washington area.
Please join our host, His Excellency Ramón Gil-Casares, the Ambassador of Spain, and fellow classical music lovers for a very special evening at the Ambassador’s residence.
Come meet Gwen Ifill in her home-away-from-home as she shares personal stories and her take on some of the latest news on the street.
Return to Portwenn for eight new episodes with everyone's favorite curmudgeonly surgeon, Doc Martin! The highly anticipated sixth season begins February 1.See all broadcast times →
What happens when a homebrewer, a local business and a museum join forces? Historic beer!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 →