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Events in Washington, DC - Blues Alley


Brand-new exhibits, exhilarating outdoor activities, unique festivals & so much more

You can find amazing events all year long in Washington, DC. Explore everything that’s going on, from annual festivals and holiday celebrations to new museum exhibits, concerts and so much more.

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Upcoming events that are worth your attention.

15 Must-See DC Events & Festivals

You won’t want to miss these signature events and festivals – many...

Things to Do This Week in Washington, DC

Things to do the week of March. 4-7, 2024

Things to Do This Weekend in Washington, DC

Our end-of-the-week picks for March 1-3

Washington National Cathedral

Things to Do This Month

Check out an exciting list of exhibits, concerts, theater and more all month long in the nation's capital.

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Ways to Celebrate Women's History Month in Washington, DC

Check out women-powered festivals, events, exhibits, shows and much ...

Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Washington, DC

Pay tribute to Irish heritage with an array of activities in the nat...

5 Reasons to Attend a Washington Capitals Hockey Game

The District's Capital One Arena is home to the 2018 Stanley Cup Cha...

Celebrate Women at These Attractions in Washington, DC

Honor the achievements of women by enjoying these only-in-DC locales...

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DC JazzFest

Can't-Miss Summer Events & Festivals in Washington, DC

Summer 2024 in the nation’s capital is packed with free and family-friendly festivals featuring everything from jazz music to the wonders of barbecue.

Cherry Blossoms at Tidal Basin

Guide to the National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington, DC

Peak bloom is expected to be March 23-26, 2024.

Cherry Blossom bloom

Things to Know About the Cherry Blossoms in Washington, DC

The cherry blossom trees are the stars of springtime in Washington, DC. From peak bloom (March 23-26) to where to find them, here’s what you need to know before planning your trip to see the blossoms.

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DC Music Venues You Have to Experience

Check out the best places to go to catch a show in Washington, DC

3 Days of Favorites in the Nation's Capital

See the best of everything Washington, DC has to offer – from the Na...

The Best City to Visit in 2024

Washington, DC shines with can’t-miss events, new exhibits and prais...

Theaters & Performance Spaces to See a Show in Washington, DC

A variety of performances grace stages throughout the District – her...

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