Special Event Photo Albums
A Capitol Fourth - Independence Day Concert
See photos of A Capitol Fourth, the free Independence Day Concert held on the Capitol grounds in Washington, DC, Pictures of the performers, fireworks and more.
Around the World Embassy Tour
The Around the World Embassy Tour is a signature event of Passport DC, an annual celebration of international culture in Washington DC that showcases embassies from Africa, Asia, Oceania, the Middle East, and the Americas, with artists and artisans, performers, lecturers, teachers, and others.
Boo at the Zoo - Halloween Event at the National Zoo
Boo at the Zoo, a Halloween event at the National Zoo in Washington, DC, features trick-or-treating, animal encounters, keeper talks, festive decorations, and haunted trails among real live creatures at the National Zoo.
Cathedral Flower Mart Photos
See photos of the Washington National Cathedral Flower Mart, a spring festival in Washington DC.
Arts On Foot Festival Photos - Washington DC
See photos of the Arts on Foot Festival in the Penn Quarter neighborhood of Washington, DC, See pictures of the annual arts festival in Downtown DC.
Cherry Blossom Festival Parade Pictures
See a picture gallery of the Cherry Blossom Festival Parade, pictures of the National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade in Washington, DC
Blue Angels - US Navy Blue Angels Airshows
The Blue Angels Airshows demonstrate choreographed flight skills of U.S. Navy Aviators. The shows include graceful fast-paced aerobatic maneuvers of four planes flying in formation. The Blue Angels are scheduled to fly at approximately 35 air show sites in the United States each year.
Cirque du Soleil Michael Jackson Pictures - THE IMMORTAL World Tour
Cirque du Soleil Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour captures the essence, soul and inspiration of the King of Pop, celebrating a legacy that continues to transcend generations. See pictures and get a glimpse of the show.
Earth Day Pictures - Washington DC
See pictures of Earth Day in Washington DC, the Climate Rally on the National Mall in Washington DC, The free concert and rally was organized by the Earth Day Network to encourage Congress to enact strong comprehensive climate legislation
DC Drag Queen Race
The DC Drag Queen Race, a Washington, DC Halloween event, thousands of spectators flock to Dupont Circle to watch costumed drag queens show off their elaborate outfits and race down 17th Street. See photos of the DC Drag Queen Race.
Cox Farms Fall Festival
Cox Farms holds one of the largest fall festivals in Virginia with hayrides, Giant slides, rope swings, farm animal feeding, pumpkin patch, live entertainment and much more. See photos of the Cox Farms Fall Festival in Centreville, Virginia.
Fall Festival Photos - Agricultural History Farm Park in Derwood, MD
See photos of the fall festival at the Agricultural History Farm Park in Derwood, Maryland. Pictures of hayrides, pumpkins, farm demonstrations, and more.
DC Caribbean Festival Pictures
See pictures of the DC Caribbean Festival, photos of the Caribbean Carnival in Washington, DC
First Night Alexandria Photos
See photos of First Night Alexandria, pictures of the family friendly New Year's Eve celebration
Fourth of July Photos
Check out these photos of 4th of July celebrations on the National Mall in Washington, DC. Washington celebrates Independence Day with style.
Cirque du Soleil OVO Pictures
Cirque du Soleil OVO is a headlong rush into a colorful ecosystem teeming with life, where insects work, eat, crawl, flutter, play, fight and look for love in a non-stop riot of energy and movement. See pictures and get a glimpse of Cirque du Soleil OVO.
Gaithersburg St. Patrick's Day Parade Photos, Gaithersburg, Maryland
See photos of the St. Patrick's Day Parade in Gaithersburg, Maryland
Inauguration Pictures 2009 - Photos of the Obama Inauguration
See pictures of the 2009 Inauguration, photos of the Obama Inauguration, the Presidential Inauguration in Washington, DC
International Motorcycle Show Photos
See photos of motorcycles at the International Motorcycle Show in Washington, DC, pictures of motorcycles, custom choppers, dirt bikes, ATVs, snowmobiles and more.
Fiesta DC - Photos of Fiesta DC
See Photos of Fiesta DC, the Latino Festival in Washington, DC, see a gallery of pictures of the annual event celebrating the Latino culture.
Fireworks Pictures - National Mall Independence Day
See pictures of fireworks on the National Mall for Independence Day
LGBT March on Washington - March for Equality Photos
See photos of the LGBT March on Washington in October 2009, the gay rights march was a call for equality, for equal rights for Gays, Lesbians, Bisexuals, and Transexuals. The March on Capitol Hill drew a large turn out from a wide variety of people seeking civil liberties for all. See pictures of the LGBT March in Washington, DC.
International Pillow Fight Day
International Pillow Fight Day, see photos of International Pillow Fight Day in Washington, DC, pictures of the event on the National Mall
George Washington's Birthday Parade Photos
See photos of the George Washington Birthday Parade in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, a special event for Presidents' Day near Washington, DC
Mount Vernon Fall Harvest Festival
See Photos of the Fall Harvest Festival at George Washington's Mount Vernon Estate in Mount Vernon Virginia
Kids Euro Festival Pictures
See photos of the entertainers at the Kids Euro Festival in Washington DC and get a glimpse of the event.
Marine Corps Marathon Photos
The Marine Corps Marathon brings together runners from around the country to participate in a race around Washington DC and Arlington, Virginia. The race is known as the most family-friendly marathon in the nation and includes a full day of activities. See photos of the Marine Corps Marathon and its related weekend events.
Maryland Renaissance Festival Photos
See photos of the Maryland Renaissance Festival, an annual event in Crownsville, Maryland.
Maryland Renaissance Festival Pictures
See pictures of the Maryland Renaissance Festival, photos of jousting, 16th century costumes, games and more.
Military Aircraft - Air Show Displays
See photos of the military aircraft on display at the Andrews Air Show.
National Cherry Blossom Festival Photo Gallery
See a gallery of photos of the National Cherry Blosssom Festival in Washington, DC
National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, DC
See photos of the National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, DC, pictures of patriotic marches and floats
National Powwow Photos
See Photos of American Indians performing in the National Powwow, a cultural showcase sponsored by the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian.
Obama Inauguration Pictures 2013 - Photos of the Inaugural Events
See photos of the Obama Inauguration 2013 in Washington DC, share your pictures of the inaugural events
Japanese Street Festival - Washington, DC
The Japanese Street Festival in Washington, DC is a celebration of Japanese culture and part of the National Cherry Blossom Festival. See photos of the Japanese Street Festival, also known as Sakura Matsuri.
Political Cartoons of Clifford Berryman
See Political Cartoons of Clifford Berryman, sample cartoons of the National Archives Exhibition, Running for Office: Candidates, Campaigns, and the Cartoons of Clifford Berryman
Rockville Antique Car Show 2012 - Rockville, Maryland
See photos of the Rockville Antique Car Show, a fall festival with a display of more than 500 antique and classic automobiles.
Rolling Thunder Pictures
See pictures of Rolling Thunder, an annual Memorial Day demonstration in Washington, DC where thousands of motorcycles ride through the city seeking to improve veteran benefits and resolve POW/MIA issues.
Six Flags Halloween Fright Fest Photos
A Haunted Train returns to Six Flags America for Fright Fest, Baltimore and Washington DC's biggest Halloween celebration. See photos of the Halloween event, Fright Fest, at Six Flags America in Mitchellville, Maryland.
Rockville Memorial Day Parade Pictures
See photos of the Memorial Day Parade in Rockville, Maryland, a part of the weekend Hometown Holidays Memorial Day Celebration. The Rockville Memorial Day Parade includes drill teams, marching bands, community groups, military units, and more.
Thanksgiving Parade Pictures - Montgomery County, Maryland
Each November, Montgomery County, Maryland kicks off the holiday season with a Thanksgiving Parade in downtown Silver Spring. The parade includes colorful floats, mounted police, marching bands and local talent. See the following Thanksgiving Parade pictures.
Smithsonian Kite Festival Photos - National Mall
See photos of the Smithsonian Kite Festival, an annual event on the National Mall in Washington, DC where kite enthusiasts show off their stunt skills and compete for awards in over 36 categories. See pictures of kites soaring around the Washington Monument.
Washington Auto Show Pictures
See a collection of pictures of the Washington Auto Show 2006, photos of the hottest cars of the year.
Washington, DC Chinese New Year Parade Pictures
See pictures of the Chinese New Year parade in Washington, DC, a photo gallery of the annual lunar celebration
White House Easter Egg Roll Photos - Washington, DC
See photos of the White House Easter Egg Roll, an annual Easter event in Washington, DC
Smithsonian Folklife Festival Photos
Enjoy these photos of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival, a special annual event in Washington, DC, sponsored each June-July by the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage celebrating cultural traditions around the world.
Pictures of the National Memorial Day Concert
See pictures of the National Memorial Day Concert at the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, DC, photos of the performers and stage of the annual Memorial Day event
Prelude to the Fireworks on the Southwest Waterfront
See photos of the Prelude to the Fireworks on the Southwest Waterfront, a part of the National Cherry Blossom Festival
Washington International Horse Show Pictures
See pictures of the Washington International Horse Show at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC
Abbey Road on the River Pictures
See pictures of Abbey Road on the River, the Beatles Music Festival at National Harbor
Washington Craft Show Photos
The Washington Craft Show presents masterful work, beautifully displayed. Each piece is one-of-a-kind or limited edition in a range of prices, all designed and crafted in artists' studios across America. See photos of some of the contemporary crafts featured in the Washington Craft Show.
Ticonderoga Farms Pictures - Chantilly, Virginia
See pictures of the fall festival at Ticonderoga Farms in Chantilly, Virginia, photos of the Northern Virginia farm and its pumpkin patch activities
Stars & Stripes & Spokes Pictures - Memorial Day Motorcycle Event
See pictures of Stars & Stripes & Spokes, the Memorial Day motorcycle event at RFK Stadium in Washington DC. Photos of motorcycle events, military equipment displays, a bike stunt show, police rodeo, and more.
Celebrate Fairfax Pictures
See pictures of Celebrate Fairfax! and get a glimpse of the Fairfax summer carnival, the festival includes a variety of music, children’s activities, a community market place, a laser show and fireworks.
Smithsonian Folklife Festival Pictures - 2011
See pictures of the 2011 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, photos of the annual summer festival, The themes of the 2011 program are Colombia, Peace Corps and Rhythm and Blues.
Dalai Lama Pictures - Photos of the Dalai Lama in Washington DC
The 14th Dalai Lama delivers a talk for world peace on the grounds of the U.S. Capitol on July 9, 2011 in Washington, DC. See photos of the special event in the nation's capital.
2012 Smithsonian Folklife Festival Pictures
See pictures of the 2012 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Campus and Community; Citified: Arts and Creativity East of the Anacostia River and Creativity and Crisis: Unfolding The AIDS Memorial Quilt.