Washington DC Events
While it is certainly most recognizable as the capital of the United States, Washington, D.C. is much more than just the city that plays host to politics. A rich history of sports, music and theater are also woven into the fabric of the city.
Sports in Washington D.C.
If you want to catch a game while you're in town, Washington, D.C. is also home to a slew of professionals sports teams, so no matter what time of year you visit you’ll be able to attend a game. The Washington Nationals play their home games at nearby Nationals Park, one of the most modern parks in the MLB. The Washington Redskins play at FedEx Field and you can always count on it being an amazing experience. Both the Washington Wizards and Washington Capitals play at the Verizon Center. Washington D.C. also hosts a MLS team, D.C. United, who are now the primary users of FedEx Field.
Concerts and Theater in Washington D.C.
Washington D.C. has several music venues and a music scene that draws crowds to show with small local acts to large national touring acts. The 9:30 Club is known for bringing in big names and giving fans an up close and intimate concert experience, which is why it has been named as one of the top music venues in the country. DAR Constitution Hall is a popular venue for larger acts that pass through town. The National Theatre is a top spot for a variety of live stage productions.