Memorial Day Weekend in Metro DC May 24-27, 2019
Find Memorial Day Weekend Events celebrated throughout Metro DC at CultureCapital. Our Memorial Day Guide includes schedules and info on the National Parade, National Memorial Day Concert, Rolling Thunder, Wreath Laying Ceremony, museum and gallery exhibits, concerts, shows and family events.
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Arlington National CemeteryArlington Arlington National Cemetery is the final resting place for more than 400,000 active duty service members, veterans and their families. Service to country is the common thread that binds all who are remembered and honored at Arlington.
Korean War Veterans MemorialWashington The Korean War Veterans Memorial was dedicated in 1995. Its Wall of Remembrance and 19 stainless steel statues commemorate the sacrifices of the millions of Americans and allied partners who fought during the Korean War.
Vietnam Veterans MemorialWashington The memorial includes the names of over 58,000 servicemen and women who gave their lives in service in the Vietnam Conflict.
World War II MemorialWashington The World War II Memorial commemorates the sacrifice and celebrates the victory of "the greatest generation."
Describe the NightWoolly Mammoth Theatre Company
May. 27 – Jun. 23, 2019
Tiny Tots - Penguins’ PlaygroundThe Puppet Co. Playhouse
Jan. 19 – Aug. 10, 2019
Curator's Tour for AdultsThe Mansion at Strathmore
Feb. 2 – May. 26, 2019
Tiny Tots - Clowning AroundThe Puppet Co. Playhouse
May. 18 – 26, 2019
FAME, el Musical (en español)GALA Hispanic Theatre
Apr. 25 – Jun. 2, 2019
Baseball AmericanaLibrary of Congress
Thru Jun. 29, 2019
FAME, The Musical, US Premiere in SpanishGALA Hispanic Theatre
Apr. 25 – Jun. 2, 2019
Tiny Tots - World on a StringThe Puppet Co. Playhouse
Mar. 9 – Aug. 24, 2019
Explore! With the NPGSmithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Dec. 31, 2019
New York Ave Sculpture ProjectNational Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Sep. 20, 2020
ETHEL with guest artist Robert Mirabal present The RiverCenterStage at RCC
Sun. May 26, 2019
Daguerreotypes: Five Decades of CollectingSmithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Jun. 2, 2019
Shear MadnessThe Kennedy Center
Jan. 19 – Jun. 19, 2019
Washington National Opera: Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program: A Concert of Comic MasterpiecesThe Kennedy Center
Fri. May 24, 2019