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Fruit and veg stalls at the Farmer's Market

Dupont Circle Farmer's Market

Open on Sundays from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., the Dupont Circle Market was named one of the top farmer's markets in the country by the Wall Street Journal. During peak season, more than 50 vendors gather in one of Washington, DC's most vibrant and historic neighborhoods. Enjoy a locally roasted coffee while you browse a vast offering of organic, locally sourced goods.

Dupont Circle Farmer's Market

01 January
31 December
Ladies looking at artwork

ArtWalk Dupont

Discover the vibrant and diverse art scene in Dupont Circle with ArtWalk Dupont. ArtWalk Dupont takes place on the third Thursday of each month and includes a gallery walk, live performances, and public art activations. Grab your walking shoes and explore the creativity and talent that this thriving community has to offer.


01 January
31 December
Panda on tree

Smithsonian National Zoo

Experience the wild side of nature at the Smithsonian National Zoo! Home to over 2,100 animals representing nearly 400 species, this zoo offers a unique opportunity to observe some of the world's most fascinating creatures up close. The zoo offers interactive experiences and educational programs for all ages, making it a perfect destination for families, animal enthusiasts, and anyone looking to explore the wonders of the natural world.

Smithsonian Zoo

01 January
31 December
Fans outside Nationals Park

Washington Nationals

Enjoy America's favorite pastime with a visit to Nationals Park, home of the Washington Nationals! With great views of the field from every seat in the house, a wide variety of food and drink options, and a lively atmosphere, Nationals Park is the perfect destination for friends and families alike.


Washington Nationals

30 March
01 October
Woman looking at artwork

One With Eternity: Yayoi Kusama

One with Eternity showcases the Hirshhorn Museum's permanent collection of works by Yayoi Kusama, including two of her Infinity Mirror Rooms. This exhibition honors Kusama’s distinctive vision of self-obliteration by exploring its development across media while also underscoring the Museum’s mission-- to present the most exciting art and ideas of our time.

One With Eternity

01 April
16 July
DC United players celebrating

DC United

Experience the excitement of professional soccer in the heart of the nation's capital at Audi Field, home of DC United! With a passionate fan base, world-class players, and a vibrant atmosphere, attending a DC United match is an unforgettable experience.


DC United

26 April
07 October
Pouring champagne at a table surrounded by flowers

An Artful Oasis

This summer, step into an immersive oasis of creativity and culture on the terrace of Doyle Bar at The Dupont Circle Hotel. Drawing inspiration from the hotel’s location, the heart of Washington, D.C.’s vibrant art scene, "Dreaming in Color" is a whimsical wonderland awash in color featuring a mesmerizing floral wall by Brightly Ever After, complementary pieces by local artist Maggie O’Neill, and masterfully crafted libations.

An Artful Oasis

11 May
04 September
People relaxing in the Sculpture Garden at the National Gallery of Art

Jazz in the Garden

Washington, DC's favorite concert summer series is back! Each Friday, the Sculpture Garden at the National Gallery of Art comes alive with musical performances ranging in style from jazz to Afro-Cuban and bluegrass. Registration is free but required for all attendees ages 2 and up.

Jazz in the Garden

26 May
28 July
Cast members of Hadestown

Hadestown at the National Theatre

Step into the mythic underworld with Hadestown, the award-winning musical that has taken Broadway by storm! With a stellar cast and unforgettable music, Hadestown is a must-see for theater lovers of all ages. Don't miss your chance to experience this unforgettable event at the National Theatre!


06 June
18 June