Washington, DC Local Events
Explore special events in Washington, DC's most charming and culturally significant neighborhoods. The Topaz Hotel offers the perfect spot in the heart of downtown for experiencing a wide array of Washington DC events, entertainment and tours.
Georgetown Events - Georgetown is one of Washington, DC's most popular spots for events. Set against a splendid historic backdrop, many of the gourmet cafes and historic attractions date back to Colonial times. Enjoy some of Washington, DC's best street festivals in Georgetown, including October's Taste of Georgetown and April's French Market.
U Street District Music & Theater - Washington, DC's hottest scene for music events, U Street is home to exciting nightclubs, bars and theaters. The historical stomping ground to jazz legends like Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald, the U Street neighborhood is home to DC's largest jazz club and a collection of African American theaters.
Swinging nightclubs along the U Street Corridor include Bohemian Caverns, Café Saint Ex, Duke's City Restaurant and Lounge, Lincoln Theater, Twins Jazz, U-Topia, and the Velvet Lounge.
Penn Quarter Events - Surrounding the Verizon Center, Penn Quarter is a downtown DC revitalized historic neighborhood. It is well known as "Old Downtown" by District locals, this energetic arts and entertainment district offers lots of lively music venues, art galleries, theaters, nightclubs, bars restaurants, and fashionable shops to keep even the most cultured tourist on their toes.
Farragut Square Jazz Concerts - Afternoon crowds gather in the square for free "Farragut Sounds in the Square" jazz concerts every Thursday at noon in July and August. The park is a hot bed for evening events, concerts and movie screenings.