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Family Events in Metro DC including Theatre, Dance, Music & More

Find great family events and activities in Metro DC with Check here for family concerts and performances, hands-on activities and fun exhibitions for you and your kids, teens and tweens to experience together throughout Metro DC.

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Labor Day Weekend DC 2014
Your Labor Day Weekend planning guide has arrived! Check here for concerts, theatre and special events happening on Labor Day Weekend throughout Metro DC.
Adventure Theatre MTC
Sat, August 30 thru Sun, August 31
Pinkalicious can't stop eating pink cupcakes despite warnings from her parents. Her pink indulgence lands her at the doctor's office with Pinkititis, an affliction that turns her pink from head to toe - a dream come true for this pink loving enthusiast. But when her hue goes too far, only Pinkalicious can figure out a way to get out of this predicament.
National Symphony Orchestra: Labor Day Capitol Concert 2014
West Lawn US Capital
Sun, August 31
The National Symphony Orchestra celebrates the beginning of its 2014-2015 season with its annual Labor Day Capitol Concert. Participating artists and program to be announced.
NSO Pops: Pink Martini & The von Trapps / Steven Reineke, conductor
John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Thu, September 11 thru Sat, September 13
With Pink Martini, one minute you're in a samba parade in Rio de Janeiro, the next you're in a palazzo in Naples. This crowd-pleasing band and The von Trapps perform in support of their collaborative new album Dream a Little Dream.
ACM 47th Anniversary Community Celebration
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat, September 13
Enjoy an indoor/outdoor celebration for the whole family that will include arts and crafts activities, live musical performances, face painting, storytelling, and more.
Peruvian Gold Ancient Treasures Unearthed
National Geographic
Thru Sun, September 14
The exhibition will journey through civilizations from 1250 B.C. to A.D. 1450, learning through the ceremonial gold, silver, ceramics, and textiles created by these sophisticated peoples.
Constitution Day Family Activities
National Archives
Wed, September 17
Celebrate the 227th anniversary of the signing of the Constitution by writing with quill pens, dressing up, craft activities, and more!
Sharing Our Stories: Treasures from the Museum's Collection
Prince George's African American Museum and Cultural Center
Thru Wed, December 31
This new exhibition features a variety of donated arts and artifacts since the Museum began its Collections Program in 2011.
The Fresh Beat Band Live In Concert!
Sat, August 30
Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts - Filene Center
Little Red Riding Hood and the 3 Little Pigs
Thru Sun, August 31
The Puppet Co. Playhouse
Cirque Dreams - Jungle Fantasy
Fri, September 5 thru Sat, September 6
Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts - Filene Center
Rosslyn Jazz Festival
Sat, September 6
Gateway Park
ACM 47th Anniversary Community Celebration
Sat, September 13
Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
The Reduced Shakespeare Company presents The Complete World of Sports (abridged)
Thu, September 18
Culture Shock, Washington, DC: Volume II
Sat, September 20 thru Sun, September 21
Dance Place
Museum Day Live!
Sat, September 27
National Museum of Women in the Arts
National Players presents "To Kill a Mockingbird"
Wed, September 17 thru Sun, September 28
Olney Theatre Center
Deviated Theatre
Sat, September 27 thru Sun, September 28
Dance Place
Stuart Little
Fri, September 19 thru Sun, October 26
Adventure Theatre MTC