Winter

Seasonal celebrations, exciting performances and more make for winter whimsy in the District.

Free Things to Do: Winter in Washington, DC

There’s nothing like a trip to Washington, DC in winter. The nation’s capital is filled with free winter activities and gorgeous holiday displays, serving as a great destination to celebrate Christmas, New Year’s Eve or any winter holiday. From festive events to holiday markets, Washington, DC...

Free Things to Do This Winter in Washington, DC - Holiday light displays, celebrations and more
Mark Your Calendar for These 20+ Winter Concerts in Washington, DC

Many of Washington, DC’s amazing music venues will welcome dozens of great artists from numerous genres to their stages throughout the winter. Check out what’s in store below and start planning your musical adventure in the nation’s capital. • • • Panic! at the Disco – Jan. 20 Panic! at the Disco...

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Holidays in the White House: First Family Traditions

Holidays at the White House are a family affair…with thousands of guests. Each December, the president and their family deck the White House’s halls and opens the doors for dozens of parties and public tours. It’s a big job to prepare the country’s most famous residence for a month of celebrations...

The White House and the National Christmas Tree - Presidential Holiday Traditions in Washington, DC
20+ Things to Do This October in Washington, DC

As you continue to practice social distancing and DC gradually reopens, we've gathered up some things to do this October, including safe in-person activities and virtual events. You can also check out tons of on-demand virtual museum tours , neighborhood tours , TV and movies streaming ideas with a...

Trick-or-Treating at Mount Vernon
The Best Things to Do at Washington Nationals Winterfest

Fans of all ages can catch World Series champion players, coaches and mascots at the 2020 Nationals Winterfest on Jan. 11 and 12 at Nationals Park. From meet-and-greets to baseball-themed activities and games, fans won’t want to miss this fun-filled two-day event. In anticipation of this year’s...

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Staycation Hotel Deals in Washington, DC

Hotels all over DC, and even some just outside of it, are offering heavily discounted rooms and luxury suites to locals throughout the coming months. If you are seeking a new hotel workspace, a romantic escape or an offbeat adventure, then check out these standout Stay Local DC offers . Please make...

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15 Holiday-Themed Theater Performances & Shows in Washington, DC

As the winter holidays near, Christmas music blares from stereos, holiday displays and lights illuminate the District and, most importantly, you need ways to let your seasonal spirit flourish. The nation’s capital has plenty of options, so get that ugly sweater ready for a month’s worth of revelry...

The Washington Ballet's Nutcracker - Holiday Performances in Washington, DC
Where to Celebrate New Year's Eve in Washington, DC

As 2020 approaches, it’s time to start planning how you’ll see 2019 out. Washington, DC’s restaurants, attractions and venues present you with plenty of options for celebrating New Year’s Eve in the nation's capital. Here are some of the best options to party the night away. ••• New Year’s Eve with...

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12 Ways to Make the Most of Winter in Washington, DC

Wintertime is always the right time to visit DC. When the temperatures drop, the District heats up with fireside dining, world-class theater and dazzling light displays. Plan the best vacation ever and discover holiday magic in Washington, DC.

Friends gathered around the fire at The Wharf - Ways to make the most of Winter in Washington, DC