Washington DC Events

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Special Events from Entertainment Cruises DC, August 23-24, 2014

Entertainment Cruises DC has some exciting events coming up for this weekend. If you are in Washington DC as a local or a visiting tourist, check out these fun dining and entertainment cruises. ————————————- A Celebration of Go-Go on Spirit of Mount Vernon Cruise Saturday, August 23, 2014 Boarding at 10pm; Cruising Midnight – 2:30am […]

September 2014 Events at the National Building Museum

September 2014 Events and Exhibits at the National Building Museum in Washington DC Plan your September visit to the National Building Museum in Washington DC and check out the following events: Family Tuesday, September 2, 2014 10 am–Noon Book of the Month: Tools Rule by Aaron Meshon Readings at 10:30 and 11:30 am. Free with […]

August 2014 Programs at the Smithsonian American Art Museum

August 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 Nam June Paik Birthday Tribute Friday, August 1, 2014, 5:30pm Celebrate the legacy of artist Nam June Paik with the American Art Museum and learn more […]

August 2014 Events at the National Building Museum

August 2014 Events and Exhibits at the National Building Museum in Washington DC Concerts Sunday, August 3, 2 pm Summer Concerts: CityDance Ensemble Free. CityDance Ensemble explores dances from around the world in their presentation of “Dancing In One Language.” Sunday, August 10, 2 pm Summer Concerts: Washington Performing Arts Summer Steps with Step Afrika! […]

2014 Events at the Arthur M. Sackler and Freer Galleries of Art

Exhibitions Perspectives: Chiharu Shiota August 30, 2014–June 7, 2015 Arthur M.  Sackler Gallery Japanese performance and installation artist Chiharu Shiota installs a monumental yet intimate work in the Sackler pavilion this summer. Haunted by the traces that the human body leaves behind, the work amasses personal memories of lost individuals and past moments through an […]