We invite you to join us throughout the year for a variety of exciting special appearances, get-togethers, and activities throughout the Washington area.
WETA's promotion team - including characters from Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, Nature Cat, and Super Why! - greet military families and guests at the Fort Belvoir Exchange with giveaways and information on our four television stations and classical radio station.
WETA's promotion team greets guests with games, trivia and prizes at The Great American Read PBS booth at the 18th Annual Library of Congress National Book Festival, held at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.
This WETA TV 26 production explores the history, mission and daily operations of Arlington National Cemetery, the final resting place for more than 400,000 Americans. This revered place honors the dead and brings great meaning to the living.Learn more →
Author Sue Eisenfeld discusses the creation of Shenandoah National Park, which involved displacing thousands of longtime residents from Virginia's Blue Ridge mountains.Watch now →
Holley Watts reflects on her experience as a "Donut Dolly" — women who volunteered for a Red Cross program to provide a "touch of home" to American soldiers stationed in Vietnam.Watch video →
WETA's mission is to produce and broadcast programs of intellectual integrity and cultural merit that recognize viewers' and listeners' intelligence, curiosity and interest in the world around them.Learn more →