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Community Calendar

Learn about events happening in and around Washington! Local arts and cultural organizations are invited to submit events to this calendar.

Beautiful Blooms: Flowering Plants on Stamps

  • Through Sunday, July 14, 2019

Visit the National Postal Museum's unique new art exhibition highlighting the variety of flowering plants commemorated on US postage stamps during the past 50 years.

Alexander Hamilton: Soldier, Secretary, Icon

  • Through Sunday, March 3, 2019

The Smithsonian's National Postal Museum will explore the extraordinary life of Alexander Hamilton (1755-1804) through original mail sent and signed by him in his role as the first Secretary of the Treasury and through portraits of him and his contemporaries on postage and revenue stamps.


Tue • December 11, 2018


WETA Ticket

WETA Special


A Christmas Carol Theater Night at The Little Theatre of Alexandria

Little Theater of Alexandria

Don’t miss the Little Theatre of Alexandria’s performance of “A Christmas Carol” to benefit Del Ray Artisans. The evening includes a reception with heavy hors d’oeuvres and good cheer, and the performance of the classic Dickens show. Reception: Tuesday, December 11, 6:30pm. Performance 8pm at the Little Theatre of Alexandria, 600 Wolfe Street, Alexandria, VA 22314. Enjoy and support the arts in your community! Details and tickets:

August Wilson's Gem of the Ocean

Round House Theatre Bethesda

As turmoil swirls in Pittsburgh’s Hill District, Citizen Barlow arrives in the kitchen of venerable, 285-year-old soothsayer Aunt Ester to have his soul cleansed for his part in the recent tragedy. Personalities mesh and collide and notions of freedom are challenged as they prepare for his mystical quest in this August Wilson epic.

Categories: Theater, Arts, Other Events

Jane Franklin Dance Forty+ Project

Theatre on the Run

If you’ve never performed, but wanted to try; if you haven’t danced since college, but would like to get back into it, this is the perfect project to step back into the joys of dance.

Categories: Dance, Arts, Theater

Submit an Event

WETA invites local arts and cultural organizations to submit events to this community calendar. The calendar is offered as a free community service. Event listings are limited to those occurring in the Washington metropolitan area, and priority is given to performance and cultural events.

Note: Only registered users may submit events.

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