Entertainment

Washington, D.C., is a town brimming with history and culture and your visit here will provide lasting memories for years to come. Below, you will find a listing of some of the more popular tours and information which will assist you in planning to view these sites in order to make your trip the most enjoyable experience it can be.

Ticketmaster: (800) 551-7328

Sports

  • Baltimore Orioles - Oriole Park at Camden Yards
  • Washington Wizards - Verizon Center
  • Washington Capitals - Verizon Center
  • Washington Redskins - FedEx Field Landover, MD

Theaters

Outdoor Theaters:

  • Merriweather Post Pavilion - performing arts offers symphonic music, and pop concerts. Only open during warm weather. Telephone: 800/551-7328 (Columbia, Maryland) and 301/596-0660(in D.C.) 
  • Wolf Trap Farm park for the Performing Arts - Virginia Route 7 near Vienna, Virginia. The nation's first National Park for the performing arts offers opera, symphonic music, pop concerts, jazz and ballet. Only open during warm weather. Price of admission varies depending on program. Telephone: 703/938-3800.

Theaters:

  • Arena Stage - 6th and Maine Avenue, SW. 202/488-3300 or 800/777-2238 
  • D.C. Space - 7th and E Street, NW202/347-4960
  • Discovery Theater - performances for young audiences Smithsonian's Arts and Industries Building 900 Jefferson Drive, SW202/357-1500
  • Ford's Theater - 511 10th Street, NW202/347-4833
  • John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts - New Hampshire Avenue at Rock Creek Parkway, NW202/254-3600
  • National Theater - 1321 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW202/628-6161
  • Shakespeare Theatre at the Folger - 301 E. Capitol Street, SE202/547-3230
  • Source Theatre - 1809 14th Street, NE Mainstage - 202/462-1073
  • Studio Theater - 1401 Church Street, NW202/332-3300
  • Washington Ballet - 3515 Wisconsin Avenue, NW202/362-3606
  • Washington Performing Arts Society - 1029 Vermont Avenue, NW202/393-3600