Fall

Colorful leaves, cozy vibes and marvelous weather make autumn one of DC’s most alluring times to visit.

20+ Plays to Check Out This Fall in Washington, DC

DC is home to a range of prestigious theater venues, from the majestic Kennedy Center to the historic Ford’s Theatre and the innovative Woolly Mammoth Theatre. Read up on what a selection of the District's playhouses are offering this fall. Numerous DC theaters offer discounted tickets on their...

H Street NE Neighborhood - Atlas Performing Arts Center & H Street Country Club - Washington, DC
9 Frightful Halloween Events In & Around Washington, DC

Looking for a creepily good time? Check out these frightfully fun DC Halloween events and activities, from all-ages family friendly events to spooky parties and bar crawls. If you’re eager to do a little more than trick or treating to honor the spookiest of holidays, we’ve got plenty of options for...

Air & Scare at the National Air and Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
Outdoor Activities & Adventures in Washington, DC

Walk your way through DC and beyond With its ample sidewalks, abundant public parks and miles of panoramic trails, Washington, DC is an extremely exercise-friendly destination. Want to take advantage of all your fitness options? We suggest you start by exploring Rock Creek Park . The 2,000-acre...

Where to Find Pumpkin & Other Fall Flavors in Washington, DC

We know by now that fall = pumpkin-spiced-everything season. As the leaves fall in the nation’s capital, there are plenty of DC spots that can satiate your sweet tooth while bringing full-on pumpkin power. But pumpkin’s not the only fall flavor on the block. We’ve got a roundup of the best places...

Ice Cream Jubilee Fall Flavors - Ice Cream in Washington, DC
6 Reasons to Check Out DC's Sports Teams This Fall

Washington, DC is a sports town — and fall is the best time to be a sports fan. Pennant races in Major League Baseball intensify as September draws to a close, leading to the powerful suspense of the postseason in October. The NFL season revs to life, regular seasons for the NHL and NBA start soon...

@curtkennedy - Washington Redskins Football Home Opener - FedExField
12 Beer Gardens to Celebrate Oktoberfest In & Around Washington, DC

In case you didn't know, Oktoberfest begins on Saturday, Sept. 16 and the celebrations continue through Tuesday, Oct. 3. Can't make it to Munich this year? Have no fear. DC’s booming food and drinks scene is helping propel a buzzworthy beer community. Check out these open-air beer gardens offering...

Sauf Haus Biergarten in Dupont Circle - Beer Garden in Washington, DC
Paying Tribute: Veterans Day in Washington, DC

Many of the monuments and memorials in the nation’s capital honor servicemen and women, and the city’s museums are packed with important military history that sheds light on the immense sacrifices that American armed forces have made to protect this country. On Veterans Day, commemorations at said...

Vietnam Veterans Memorial on Veterans Day - Washington, DC
12 Things to Do This Weekend in Washington, DC

‘In Cabaret We Trust’ – Final Performance Head to Blind Whino SW Arts Club for a theater experience unlike any other. In Cabaret We Trust is immersive, allowing you to watch main stage action, then move into other stories throughout the 15,000-square-foot former church. The story is set in the...

@amgarciaindc - Sunset at Nationals Park during Nationals baseball game - Sports in Washington, DC
30+ Concerts to Check Out This Fall in Washington, DC

Alright, so, summer is over (or almost, anyway). We’re disappointed. You’re disappointed. But have no fear! Many of Washington, DC’s music venues will welcome dozens of great artists from numerous genres to their stages this fall . Among these venues: The Anthem, a 6,000-seat masterpiece that is...

Musical Performance at the 9:30 Club Concert Venue - Concerts in Washington, DC
5 Tours Sure to Spook You in Washington, DC

This Halloween season, consider a fright-inducing walking ghost tour through DC. The following tours, many of which are year-round, will have you delightfully spooked as you attempt to walk from haunt to haunt.

U.S. Capitol - Full Moon - Washington, DC