DC WishBook
CHECK IN DATE:
NUMBER OF NIGHTS:
For Phone Reservations Call 800-422-8644

Guide to

DC After Dark

  • PRINT
Catch a sporting event

The Verizon Center in downtown Washington, DC plays host to pro basketball action from the Washington Wizards (NBA) and Washington Mystics (WNBA), along with professional hockey from the Washington Capitals, and men’s college basketball from the Georgetown Hoyas. Same-day tickets are often available; stop by the box office to see what’s on. Tickets are frequently available for the Washington Nationals baseball team and DC United professional soccer team as well.

The Verizon Center in downtown Washington, DC plays host to pro basketball action from the Washington Wizards (NBA) and Washington Mystics (WNBA), along with professional hockey from the Washington Capitals, and men’s college basketball from the...
READ MORE
READ LESS
Take a tour

DC’s breathtaking monuments and memorials are even more spectacular when lit up at night. Bike and Roll, Old Town Trolley, City Segway Tours and DC by Foot offer special moonlit tours of DC’s highlights. Or join one of Washington Walks’ evening neighborhood walking tours.

DC’s breathtaking monuments and memorials are even more spectacular when lit up at night. Bike and Roll, Old Town Trolley, City Segway Tours and DC by Foot offer special moonlit tours of DC’s highlights. Or join one of Washington Walks’ evening...
READ MORE
READ LESS
Get active
Let the kids burn off their energy with some friendly competition. Go bowling at Lucky Strike Lanes in downtown’s Gallery Place development. In the winter, you can also go ice skating in Pershing Park or at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture...

Let the kids burn off their energy with some friendly competition. Go bowling at Lucky Strike Lanes in downtown’s Gallery Place development. In the winter, you can also go ice skating in Pershing Park or at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden and Ice Rink. Or take a walk around Georgetown or Dupont Circle for great shopping and people-watching.

READ MORE
READ LESS
Enjoy extended hours
If you’re visiting in the spring or summer, you may be able to take advantage of special seasonal hours at DC attractions like the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, the National Archives and the International Spy Museum. Catch the presidential...

If you’re visiting in the spring or summer, you may be able to take advantage of special seasonal hours at DC attractions like the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, the National Archives and the International Spy Museum. Catch the presidential portraits and other kid-friendly art at the National Portrait Gallery and the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Both stay open until 7 p.m. nightly year 'round.

READ MORE
READ LESS