Festivals

Check the CultureCapital.com Festival section for dates, times and information on the many film festivals, music and jazz festivals, literary and book festivals, theatre and fringe festivals held in Metro DC throughout the year.

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Performances

SHIFT Festival: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

The Kennedy Center
Wed. Mar 25, 2020

WORLD STAGES—Sundance Institute: Grey Rock

The Kennedy Center
Jan. 30 – Feb. 1, 2020

WORLD STAGES—Huff: featuring Cliff Cardinal

The Kennedy Center
Feb. 6 – 8, 2020

WORLD STAGES—Heroine: one female soldier's story

The Kennedy Center
Feb. 12 – 14, 2020

SHIFT Festival: Knoxville Symphony Orchestra

The Kennedy Center
Fri. Mar 27, 2020

SHIFT Festival : Orpheus Chamber Orchestra

The Kennedy Center
Sat. Mar 28, 2020

25th Anniversary: Mary Lou Williams Jazz Festival

The Kennedy Center
May. 8 & 9, 2020

Holi Festival of Colors

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Sat. Mar 7, 2020

BlackRock SpringFest

BlackRock Center for the Arts
Sun. May 3, 2020

First Night Alexandria

Alexandria Waterfront
Tue. Dec 31

The Christmas Revels: Celestial Fools

GW Lisner Auditorium
Dec. 7 – 15

NCBF: Pink Tie Party

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Fri. Mar 20, 2020

NCBF: Opening Ceremony

Warner Theatre
Sat. Mar 21, 2020

NCBF: Student Art Contest Opening Reception

Pepco Edison Place Gallery
Tue. Mar 24, 2020

NCBF: Blossom Kite Festival

National Mall
Sat. Mar 28, 2020

NCBF: National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade®

Constitution Avenue between 7th and 17th Streets
Sat. Apr 4, 2020

NCBF: Sakura Matsuri – Japanese Street Festival

Pennsylvania Avenue between 3rd & 7th Street NW
Sat. Apr 4, 2020

NCBF: Petalpalooza

The Wharf
Sat. Apr 11, 2020

NCBF: Oxon Run Pink-Nic

Oxon Run Park, Atlantic Street, SE at Livingston Road, SE
Sat. Apr 18, 2020

11th Annual Move Me Festival

Kenmore Middle School
Sat. Feb 29, 2020

Ongoing Events

2019 National Christmas Tree Lighting

The White House
Dec. 9, 2019 – Jan. 1, 2020

NCBF: Student Art Contest & Community Art Show

Pepco Edison Place Gallery
Mar. 24 – Apr. 10, 2020
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