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The WETA Guide to Christmas

The WETA Guide to Christmas

This one-hour WETA TV 26 production offers a host of ideas about how to enjoy — and spread — some Christmas cheer in Washington during the holiday season, spotlighting everything from sing-a-longs to the best neighborhood Christmas lights, from onstage performances to children's activities. Explore holiday preparations and decorations throughout the Washington area and visit locations including Union Station, Mount Vernon and the White House.


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Featured Holiday Places

Find out more about the local sights, events and performances featured in the show The WETA Guide to Christmas.  

Featured holiday events

There's so much to see and experience during the holidays! We've collected the holiday-themed events which have been submitted to our community calendar into one place for easy browsing.

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There are many great Christmas celebrations, traditions and decorations in and around Washington. Show us what we missed in The WETA Guide to Christmas by joining our Flickr group and uploading your photos. We'll add the photos to the group slideshow.

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