Washington DC Events

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LEGO BrickFair is this Weekend!

Lego brickfair

This weekend, you can see Washington, DC like you’ve never seen it before — made entirely out of LEGO bricks! The always popular LEGO BrickFair returns to the Dulles Expo Center in Chantilly, Virginia. All creations are built using LEGO bricks! Displays range from the cutest tiny little thing to towering cityscapes. We anticipate about […]

19th Annual Made in Hong Kong Film Festival at the Freer Gallery of Art

The Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, the Smithsonian’s museums of Asian arts in Washington DC, present the 19th Annual Made in Hong Kong Film Festival. The festival runs from Friday July 18, 2014 to Sunday August 17, 2014. Free admission. The films are as follows: Aberdeen Friday, July 18, 7 pm Elegantly […]

July 2014 Programs at the Smithsonian American Art Museum

July 2014 Programs at the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington DC Programs are free and open to the public unless ticket information is noted. Art Talks and Activities Curator Tour: Ralph Fasanella: Lest We Forget Wednesday, July 2, 2014, 5:30pm Curator Leslie Umberger tours Ralph Fasanella: Lest We Forget and shares the stories behind […]

July 2014 Events at the National Building Museum

July 2014 Events and Exhibits at the National Building Museum in Washington DC Family & Concerts Tuesday, July 1, 10 am–Noon Book of the Month: Who Stole My House by Barbara Veit and Anna Laura Cantone Readings at 10:30 and 11:30 am Free with admission to Building Zone Recommended for ages 3–5 One day Little […]

LEGO BrickFair Coming to the Dulles Expo Center August 2-3, 2014

LEGO BrickFair Display

BrickFair is America’s LEGO fan festival, and is coming to the Dulles Expo Center in Chantilly, Virginia on August 2-3, 2014. All creations are built using LEGO bricks! Displays range from the cutest tiny little thing to towering cityscapes. We anticipate about 900 exhibitors and 30 vendors. Guests should allow 90 minutes minimum to browse […]