Festivals in Metro DC
Check the CultureCapital Festival section for dates, times and information on the many film festivals, music and jazz festivals, literary and book festivals, theatre and fringe festivals held in Metro DC throughout the year.
|AIR - Strathmore's Artist in Residence Series|
The Artists in Residence (AIR) program provides performance, composition, teaching, and networking opportunities for upcoming musicians.
|Environmental Film Festival in the Nation's Capital: March 18-30, 2014|
The theme of the 2014 Festival, Our Cities, Our Planet, will examine the challenges posed by Earth’s urban environments and the efforts of the world’s cities to balance environmental and economic needs.
|GW Lisner Flamenco Festival 2014|
March 4-19, 2014. GW Lisner and Jaleo are proud to be sponsoring the return of the Flamenco Festival. Four headline events, over sixty artists, educational programming and partner discounts -- The Festival in full renaissance.
|National Cherry Blossom Festival: March 20-April 13, 2014|
Each year, the National Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates spring in Washington, DC, the gift of the cherry blossom trees, and the enduring friendship between the people of the United States and Japan. The Festival produces and coordinates daily events featuring diverse and creative programming promoting traditional and contemporary arts and culture, natural beauty, and community spirit. Events are primarily free and open to the public.
|Northern Virginia Jewish Film Festival: March 20-30, 2014|
Eleven contemporary Jewish-themed and/or Israeli-made feature films will delight and provoke.
|One Mic: Hip-Hop Culture Worldwide: March 27-April 13, 2014|
The Kennedy Center, in collaboration with Hi-ARTS, producers of the Hip-Hop Theater Festival, presents a festival celebrating this American art form and highlighting the original four elements of hip-hop culture: MCing, DJing, b-boying, and graffiti writing.
|The Art League's 60th Anniversary Celebration|
In 2014, The Art League will celebrate 60 years of bringing the arts to the community through their school, gallery, store, and outreach programs. Throughout the year, The Art League Gallery will revisit and reflect upon the major art movements from the last six decades.
|WORLD STAGES International Theater Festival: March 10-30, 2014|
The Kennedy Center presents this unprecedented international festival highlighting various traditions of theatrical expression from 20 different countries.