1. Travel

Festivals and Special Events in the Washington, DC Area

Find up-to-date information on Washington, DC events including special events and festivals in the Maryland and Virginia suburbs. Find monthly Washington, DC area event calendars, an alphabetical guide to annual events, a schedule of holiday and seasonal events and more.
  1. Annual Festivals (A-Z)
  2. Conference Facilities (11)
  3. Holidays & Seasonal Events
  4. Monthly Event Calendars

Calendar of Major Annual Events in Washington, DC
Plan ahead for the coming year with this calendar of major annual events in Washington, DC. Find the scheduled dates for the National Cherry Blossom Festival, the White House Easter Egg Roll, the Smithsonian Folklife Festival and more.

Black History Month Events in Historic Alexandria, Virginia
Celebrate Black History during the month of February, explore historic sites and museums with special events in Alexandria, Virginia near Washington, DC.

Annual Parades in the Washington, DC Area
Everyone loves a parade! The Washington, DC area hosts several holiday parades throughout the year. Here is a calendar of annual parades held in Washington, DC and the suburbs of Maryland and Virginia.

Verizon Center - Washington, DC's Sports Area and Entertainment Center
See a wide selection of arts and entertainment events at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. The 20,000-seat sports arena in downtown Washington, DC, is a prime venue for sporting events and family entertainment.

Gettysburg Civil War 150th Anniversary Events
See a list of Gettysburg events honoring the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War. Gettsyburg, Pennsylvania, the site of the American Civil War's most famous battle, is kicking off its five-year commemoration. Through 2015, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania - the scene of more than 50,000 casualties in just three days in 1863 - will remember this important...

Alexandria VA Events
Alexandria, VA hosts a lot of wonderful events throughout the year. The historic town, with its prime location on the Potomac River, is a great setting for lively festivals, concerts and holiday celebrations. Here is a calendar of the top events in Alexandria.

You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.