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Country
Wednesday, October 1 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Funk & R&B
Wednesday, October 1 at 7 p.m.
Liv Nightclub -
2001 11th St. NW
$20
Rock
Wednesday, October 1 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$40
Rock
Wednesday, October 1 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$20
Classical
Wednesday, October 1 at 12:30 p.m. and Friday, October 10 at 12:30 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
Free
Folk
Wednesday, October 1 at 6:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$20
Hip-Hop
Wednesday, October 1 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$36.50–$70
Rock
Wednesday, October 1 at 6 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$17
Country
Wednesday, October 1 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$20–$25
Classical
Wednesday, October 1 at 8 p.m., Thursday, October 2 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m.
$10–$85
Comedy
Wednesday, October 1 at 7 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$30
Electronic
Wednesday, October 1 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Electronic
Wednesday, October 1 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Rock
Wednesday, October 1 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Dance
Wednesday, October 1 at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, October 3 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, October 4 at 2 p.m. and Saturday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m.
$42
Books
Wednesday, October 1 at 6:30 p.m.
Washington Post reporter Castaneda reads from S Street Rising, his story of the D.C. crack epidemic and his role within it as a drug addict.
Free
Books
Wednesday, October 1 at 7 p.m.
Mischel explains the keys to self-control in The Marshmallow Test. He discusses the book with David Brooks of the New York Times.
$12–$35
Country
Wednesday, October 1 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$25
Jazz
Wednesday, October 1 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, October 1 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$20
Rock
Wednesday, October 1 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10
Talks
Wednesday, October 1 at 7:30 p.m.
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$15
Rock
Wednesday, October 1 at 8 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$9.50–$15
Jazz
Wednesday, October 1 at 6 p.m.
Free
Jazz
Wednesday, October 1 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, October 1 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Talks
Wednesday, October 1 at 7 p.m.
Aurora Hills Branch Library -
735 South 18th St., Arlington
Free
Books
Wednesday, October 1 at 7 p.m.
The Glass Cage: Automation and Us
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Talks
Wednesday, October 1 at 9 a.m.
The Brookings Institution -
1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Film
Now Playing
Museums
March 30—May 31
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
April 28—April 28
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
Museums
March 10—March 11
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Nov. 8—Dec. 31
National Archives -
700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Museums
Dec. 13—Feb. 8
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 20—Oct. 19
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Theater
Oct. 1—Dec. 31
$48
Museums
April 25—Dec. 24
National Museum of American History -
14th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
March 21—Jan. 5
National Archives -
700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Free
Museums
March 8—May 25
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Museums
May 4—Nov. 30
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Feb. 27—Feb. 27
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Museums
March 14—Feb. 27
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$10–$12
Museums
May 11—Oct. 5
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
May 16—Jan. 4
Newseum -
555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$13.95–$22.95
Museums
June 6—Oct. 12
National Museum of Women in the Arts -
1250 New York Ave. NW
$10–$12
Museums
July 17—Jan. 11
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden -
7th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
May 11—Aug. 2
National Building Museum -
401 F St. NW
$5–$8
Theater
Sept. 5—Oct. 19
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$45–$90
Theater
Sept. 26—Oct. 26
Ford's Theatre -
511 10th St. NW
$20–$33
Theater
Sept. 11—Oct. 18
Sidney Harman Hall -
610 F St. NW
$15–$25
Theater
Sept. 11—Oct. 5
GALA Hispanic Theatre -
3333 14th St. NW
$20–$50
Theater
Oct. 1—Oct. 4
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$5
Theater
Sept. 30—Oct. 19
$39–$125
Theater
Sept. 17—Dec. 31
$19–$49
Theater
Sept. 17—Nov. 2
MetroStage -
1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria
$55–$60
Theater
Sept. 24—Oct. 19
Olney Theatre Center -
2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney
$38.50–$63.50
Theater
Oct. 1—Oct. 19
Rep Stage at Howard Community College -
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
$15–$40
Museums
Dec. 9—Jan. 4
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Museums
Dec. 9—Jan. 4
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Theater
Sept. 3—Oct. 12
Studio Theatre -
1501 14th St. NW
$20–$78
Theater
Oct. 1—Nov. 2
Synetic Theater at Crystal City -
1800 South Bell St., Arlington
$15–$95
Theater
Sept. 12—Oct. 4
$15
Theater
Aug. 28—Oct. 5
Theater J -
1529 16th St. NW
$10–$65
Theater
Sept. 15—Oct. 12
Woolly Mammoth Theatre -
641 D St. NW
$45–$68
Theater
Sept. 20—Oct. 11
$32–$40
Galleries
July 12—Oct. 5
Arlington Arts Center -
3550 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
Sept. 14—Oct. 4
Art Whino -
120 American Way, Oxon Hill
Free
Galleries
Aug. 20—Oct. 5
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
Aug. 27—Nov. 15
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
Sept. 19—Nov. 30
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
Oct. 1—Feb. 22
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
Sept. 25—Nov. 9
Athenaeum -
201 Prince St., Alexandria
Free
Galleries
Sept. 2—Oct. 18
Brentwood Arts Exchange -
3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood
Free
Galleries
Sept. 12—Oct. 3
Cross Mackenzie Gallery -
2026 R St. NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 12—Oct. 11
Flashpoint Gallery -
916 G St. NW
Free
Galleries
Oct. 1—Oct. 26
Foundry Gallery -
1314 18th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 12—Oct. 31
Vivid Solutions Gallery -
1231 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
Sept. 6—Oct. 12
Gallery plan b -
1530 14th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Aug. 27—Oct. 10
Goethe-Institut Washington -
812 7th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 11—Nov. 1
Greater Reston Arts Center -
12001 Market St., Ste. 103, Reston
Free
Galleries
Sept. 12—Oct. 31
Honfleur Gallery -
1241 Good Hope Road SE
Free
Galleries
Sept. 6—Oct. 25
Free
Galleries
Sept. 25—Oct. 26
Long View Gallery -
1234 9th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 20—Nov. 1
Marsha Mateyka Gallery -
2012 R St. NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 29—Oct. 24
George Mason University Fine Art Gallery -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
Free
Galleries
Sept. 6—Dec. 6
Free
Galleries
Sept. 5—Oct. 26
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Galleries
Sept. 26—Oct. 17
Morton Fine Art -
1781 Florida Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 19—Nov. 15
Old Print Gallery -
1220 31st St. NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 12—Oct. 18
Pleasant Plains Workshop -
2608 Georgia Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 13—Oct. 18
Project 4 Gallery -
1353 U St. NW
Free
Galleries
Oct. 1—Nov. 2
Touchstone Gallery -
901 New York Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Oct. 1—Nov. 2
Touchstone Gallery -
901 New York Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 20—Oct. 25
Transformer Gallery -
1404 P St. NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 3—Oct. 5
VisArts -
155 Gibbs St., Rockville
Free
Galleries
Sept. 3—Oct. 5
VisArts -
155 Gibbs St., Rockville
Free
Galleries
Sept. 3—Oct. 5
VisArts -
155 Gibbs St., Rockville
Free
Galleries
Sept. 13—Oct. 25
Zenith Gallery -
1429 Iris St. NW
Free
Museums
July 17—Oct. 5
Art Museum of the Americas -
201 18th St. NW
Free
Museums
April 24—Dec. 31
Dumbarton House Museum -
2715 Q St. NW
Free
Museums
Aug. 30—June 7
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
Sept. 13—March 22
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery -
1050 Independence Ave. SW
Free
Museums
June 7—Dec. 31
Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens -
4155 Linnean Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 6—Oct. 19
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 6—Oct. 19
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 6—Dec. 14
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 6—March 15
Katzen Arts Center at American University -
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 16—Dec. 27
Kreeger Museum -
2401 Foxhall Road NW
Free
Museums
July 25—July 26
National Air and Space Museum -
700 Independence Ave. SE
Free
Museums
July 1—Nov. 6
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 1—Feb. 1
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 1—Feb. 1
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 20—Jan. 25
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 21—Jan. 4
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
June 24—June 21
National Museum of Natural History -
1000 Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 19—Nov. 2
National Museum of Women in the Arts -
1250 New York Ave. NW
$8–$10
Museums
Aug. 22—April 12
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 26—Aug. 9
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 1—Oct. 31
National Mall -
15th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Sept. 26—July 5
Newseum -
555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$13.95–$22.95
Museums
Sept. 27—Jan. 11
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$10–$12
Museums
Sept. 26—Feb. 1
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Film
Aug. 29—Oct. 18
E Street Cinema -
555 11th St. NW
$9
Galleries
Sept. 3—Nov. 30
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Film
Sept. 19—Nov. 30
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Film
Aug. 18—Oct. 6
$4–$7
Museums
Sept. 12—April 12
National Geographic Museum -
1145 17th St. NW
$7–$11
Food & Drink
Sept. 11—Oct. 31
Daniel O' Connell's Bar and Restaurant -
112 King St., Alexandria
Free
Electronic
Thursday, October 2 at 10 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$22
Folk
Thursday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$25
Rock
Thursday, October 2 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$20
Jazz
Thursday, October 2 at 8 p.m., Thursday, October 2 at 10 p.m., Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 3 at 10 p.m., Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m., Saturday, October 4 at 10 p.m., Sunday, October 5 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 5 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$60
Jazz
Thursday, October 2 at 7 p.m. and Thursday, October 2 at 9 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$25
Rock
Thursday, October 2 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10–$12
Funk & R&B
Thursday, October 2 at 6:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$25–$30
Country
Thursday, October 2 at 9 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Electronic
Thursday, October 2 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$15–$17
Rock
Thursday, October 2 at 5 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$17
Folk
Thursday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$25
Comedy
Thursday, October 2 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$49.50–$89.50
Rock
Thursday, October 2 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$17–$20
Funk & R&B
Thursday, October 2 at 7 p.m.
$20–$22
Rock
Thursday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Electronic
Thursday, October 2 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$10
Electronic
Thursday, October 2 at 6:30 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$25
Books
Thursday, October 2 at 7 p.m.
Learn the history of one of the greatest traitors to infiltrate the American intelligence system from former CIA agent Mark A. Bradley in his new book, A Very Principled Boy: The Life of Duncan Lee, Red Spy and Cold Warrior.
Arlington Central Library -
1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington
Free
Books
Thursday, October 2 at 12 p.m.
Poets Jennifer Michael Hecht and Peter Streckfus read from the work of Wallace Stevens at this celebration of his birth.
Free
Books
Thursday, October 2 at 6:45 p.m.
Abbot chronicles the life of four undercover women and their roles in the Civil War in
Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy
.
S. Dillon Ripley Center -
1100 Jefferson Dr. SW
$20–$25
Rock
Thursday, October 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$15
Rock
Thursday, October 2 at 10:30 p.m.
Bayou -
2519 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Free
Comedy
Thursday, October 2 at 6 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Electronic
Thursday, October 2 at 8 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$7–$12
Rock
Thursday, October 2 at 8:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$10–$14
Rock
Thursday, October 2 at 6:30 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$35
Rock
Thursday, October 2 at 8:30 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$12
Jazz
Thursday, October 2 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, October 2 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Books
Thursday, October 2 at 6:30 p.m.
Burning Down the House: The End of Juvenile Prison
Busboys & Poets 14th and V -
2021 14th St. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, October 2 at 12 p.m.
Poets Jennifer Michael Hecht and Peter Streckfus read from the work of Wallace Stevens to celebrate Stevens' birthday.
Free
Books
Thursday, October 2 at 7 p.m.
The Betrayers
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, October 2 at 10:30 a.m.
Me & Dog
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Talks
Thursday, October 2 at 9 a.m.
The Brookings Institution -
1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Theater
Oct. 2—Oct. 5
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$5
Galleries
Oct. 2—Oct. 5
Capitol Skyline Hotel -
10 I St. SW
$10–$55
Dance
Oct. 2—Oct. 4
Sidney Harman Hall -
610 F St. NW
$18
Film
Oct. 2—Oct. 5
$10–$65
World
Thursday, October 2, Thursday, October 9 & Thursday, October 16 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Blues
Thursday, October 2, Thursday, October 9 & Thursday, October 16 at 8:30 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Comedy
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 3 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m., Saturday, October 4 at 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, October 5 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$20
Country
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m.
Joe's Movement Emporium -
3309 Bunker Hill Road, Mount Rainier
$15
Classical
Friday, October 3 at 6 p.m.
Free
Comedy
Friday, October 3 at 6:30 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$25
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Vocal
Friday, October 3 at 8:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$27.50
Folk
Friday, October 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$29.50
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$20
Blues
Friday, October 3 at 10 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Classical
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
Free
Jazz
Friday, October 3 at 1:15 p.m.
Free
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$15–$20
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 7 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$18
Gospel
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$28–$46
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 9:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
$12–$15
Hip-Hop
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$20–$55
Folk
Friday, October 3 at 9 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$10
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 10:30 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$10
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 6 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$12
Folk
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$13–$15
Dance
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m.
American Dance Institute -
1570 East Jefferson St., Rockville
$16.25–$31.25
World
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m.
$25–$35
Dance
Friday, October 3 at 7 p.m.
$10–$20
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$13–$15
Electronic
Friday, October 3 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, October 4 at 5 p.m. and Sunday, October 5 at 5 p.m.
Pyramid Atlantic Art Center -
8230 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring
$15–$50
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 7 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$18
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 9 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Jazz
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 3 at 10 p.m., Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, October 4 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$15
Electronic
Friday, October 3 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$10
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 6 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Dance
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$26–$44
Film
Friday, October 3 at 7:15 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$15
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 10:30 p.m.
Bayou -
2519 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 10 p.m.
Acre 121 -
1400 Irving St. NW
$10
Jazz
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 3 at 10 p.m., Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, October 4 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$20–$25
Special Events
Friday, October 3 at 9 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$12–$15
Electronic
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$8
DJ Nights
Friday, October 3 at 10 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$5–$10
Music
Friday, October 3 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$42–$62
Electronic
Friday, October 3 at 9 p.m.
Echostage -
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
$30
Blues
Friday, October 3 at 6 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, October 3 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Hip-Hop
Friday, October 3 at 6 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
$20
Talks
Friday, October 3 at 2 p.m.
German Historical Institute -
1607 New Hampshire Ave.
Free
Books
Friday, October 3 at 12 p.m.
You Gotta Have Heart: A History of Washington Baseball from 1859 to the 2012 National League East Champions
National Archives McGowan Theater -
7th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Film
Opens October 3
Film
Opens October 3
Film
Opens October 3
Film
Opens October 3
Film
Opens October 3
Galleries
Oct. 3—Nov. 1
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
Oct. 3—Nov. 1
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
Oct. 3—Nov. 1
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
Free
Galleries
Oct. 3—Oct. 26
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Dance
Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m.
Dance Place -
3225 8th St. NE
$25–$30
Comedy
Saturday, October 4 at 6 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$20–$35
Rock
Saturday, October 4 at 10 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$18
Jazz
Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$20
Jazz
Saturday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50
Rock
Saturday, October 4 at 9 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$15
Rock
Saturday, October 4 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$15
Rock
Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$20
Theater
Saturday, October 4 at 3 p.m.
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
World
Saturday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m.
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Gospel
Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$28–$46
Country
Saturday, October 4 at 6 p.m.
Jiffy Lube Live -
7800 Cellar Door Drive, Bristow
$26–$65.50
Comedy
Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$15
Vocal
Saturday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
Folk
Saturday, October 4 at 9:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Hip-Hop
Saturday, October 4 at 11 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$35–$65
Rock
Saturday, October 4 at 9 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$15
Rock
Saturday, October 4 at 1 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$13
Rock
Saturday, October 4 at 10 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$12–$15
Folk
Saturday, October 4 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$20
Jazz
Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, October 4 at 10 p.m.
Kennedy Center Atrium -
2700 F St. NW
$32
Hip-Hop
Saturday, October 4 at 6 p.m. and Saturday, October 4 at 10 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
Comedy
Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m.
$29.99–$39.99
Country
Saturday, October 4 at 1 p.m.
Merriweather Post Pavilion -
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
$45–$75
Dance
Saturday, October 4 at 7 p.m.
$10–$20
Jazz
Saturday, October 4 at 7 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$25
Rock
Saturday, October 4 at 7 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Rock
Saturday, October 4 at 7 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$15
DJ Nights
Saturday, October 4 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$10
Hip-Hop
Saturday, October 4 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$17
Blues
Saturday, October 4 at 10 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, October 4 at 1 p.m.
Mystery author and former White House correspondent DeDakis reads from his latest novel, Troubled Water.
Barnes & Noble Potomac Yards -
3651 Jefferson Davis Highway, Alexandria
Free
Books
Saturday, October 4 at 5 p.m.
Authors Richmond and Talley read from their new young adult books at this celebration and discussion.
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Food & Drink
Saturday, October 4 at 6 p.m.
Buffalo Billiards -
1330 19th St. NW
Free
Rock
Saturday, October 4 at 10:30 p.m. and Saturday, October 25 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Comedy
Saturday, October 4 at 6 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Rock
Saturday, October 4 at 10:30 p.m.
Bayou -
2519 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Rock
Saturday, October 4 at 10 p.m.
Acre 121 -
1400 Irving St. NW
$5
Comedy
Saturday, October 4 at 9 p.m. and Saturday, October 4 at 11 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$15
Electronic
Saturday, October 4 at 8 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$20
Rock
Saturday, October 4 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$10
Folk
Saturday, October 4 at 6 p.m.
Free
Galleries
Oct. 4—Oct. 29
Cross Mackenzie Gallery -
2026 R St. NW
Free
Rock
Sunday, October 5 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Jazz
Sunday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$30
Rock
Sunday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50
Rock
Sunday, October 5 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$12–$15
Comedy
Sunday, October 5 at 6 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$25
Theater
Sunday, October 5 at 7 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$26–$44
Hip-Hop
Sunday, October 5 at 9 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$22
World
Sunday, October 5 at 11 a.m.
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
World
Sunday, October 5 at 3:30 p.m.
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
World
Sunday, October 5 at 4 p.m.
Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital -
921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
$15–$20
Blues
Sunday, October 5 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$18–$20
Country
Sunday, October 5 at 1 p.m.
Merriweather Post Pavilion -
10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia
Gospel
Sunday, October 5 at 3:30 p.m.
National Gallery of Art West Garden Court -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
World
Sunday, October 5 at 8 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
$10
DJ Nights
Sunday, October 5 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$10
Folk
Sunday, October 5 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Classical
Sunday, October 5 at 8 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$10
Folk
Sunday, October 5 at 6 p.m.
Free
Classical
Sunday, October 5 at 4 p.m.
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$30
Rock
Sunday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Jazz
Sunday, October 5 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 5 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Books
Sunday, October 5 at 3 p.m.
Mockingbird, The Badger Knight
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Books
Sunday, October 5 at 5 p.m.
A Brief History of Seven Killings
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Sunday, October 5 at 1 p.m.
A Cup of Water Under My Bed
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 5—Jan. 4
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 5—Jan. 11
National Gallery of Art -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Gospel
Sunday, October 5, Sunday, October 12, Sunday, October 19 & Sunday, October 26 at 1 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$35–$45
Jazz
Sunday, October 5, Sunday, October 12, Sunday, October 19 & Sunday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Electronic
Monday, October 6 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Rock
Monday, October 6 at 9 p.m.
Galaxy Hut -
2711 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$5
Rock
Monday, October 6 at 6:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$20–$23
Country
Monday, October 6 at 8 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
$15–$18
Folk
Monday, October 6 at 7:30 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$20
Folk
Monday, October 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$12–$15
Rock
Monday, October 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Rock
Monday, October 6 at 8 p.m. and Tuesday, October 7 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$75–$80
Theater
Monday, October 6 at 7 p.m.
Woolly Mammoth Theatre -
641 D St. NW
$15
Classical
Monday, October 6 at 8 p.m. and Monday, October 6 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$20
Books
Monday, October 6 at 6:30 p.m.
The theme of the 26th Annual PEN/Faulkner Gala is “Danger.” Ten authors read short works they've written for the gala. Readers include David Baldacci, Ishmael Beah, Madison Smartt Bell, Elliott Holt, Mitchell Jackson, Piper Kerman, Rachel Pastan, Benjamin Alire Sáenz, Adelle Waldman, and Isabel Wilkerson. Calvin Trillin serves as master of ceremonies.
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$500
Folk
Monday, October 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Seekers Church -
276 Carroll St. NW
$12–$15
Rock
Monday, October 6 at 6 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$12
Classical
Monday, October 6 at 6 p.m.
Free
Opera
Monday, October 6 at 7:30 p.m.
$20–$95
Opera
Monday, October 6 at 7:30 p.m.
$20–$95
Books
Monday, October 6 at 7 p.m.
Breaking In: The Rise of Sonia Sotomayor and the Politics of Justice
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Monday, October 6 at 10:30 a.m.
The Office, The Book With No Pictures
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Monday, October 6 at 9 a.m.
Back Channel to Cuba: The Hidden History of Negotiations between Washington and Havana
The Brookings Institution -
1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Jazz
Monday, October 6
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$10
Funk & R&B
Monday, October 6, Monday, October 13, Monday, October 20 & Monday, October 27 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Talks
Tuesday, October 7 at 12 p.m.
Free
Funk & R&B
Tuesday, October 7 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Funk & R&B
Tuesday, October 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$49.50
Rock
Tuesday, October 7 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$15
Rock
Tuesday, October 7 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$16
Classical
Tuesday, October 7 at 8 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$10
Film
Tuesday, October 7 at 6 p.m.
National Press Club -
529 14th St. NW
Free
Folk
Tuesday, October 7 at 6:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$18
Rock
Tuesday, October 7 at 7 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Folk
Tuesday, October 7 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$18–$20
Rock
Tuesday, October 7 at 5 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$20
Folk
Tuesday, October 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15
Electronic
Tuesday, October 7 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Electronic
Tuesday, October 7 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$25
Comedy
Tuesday, October 7 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$104.50–$177.50
Books
Tuesday, October 7 at 7 p.m.
Roanoke Times reporter Macy discusses and reads from her book Factory Man, the true story of the man who saved local jobs by bringing his family's business back to central Virginia.
Arlington Central Library -
1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington
Free
Books
Tuesday, October 7 at 7 p.m.
Garcia reads from Unmarked, the sequel to her New York Times bestseller Unbreakable.
Barnes & Noble Tysons Corner -
7851 L. Tysons Corner Center, McLean
Free
Books
Tuesday, October 7 at 6:30 p.m.
Former poet laureate Pinsky reads from his new, bilingual poetry collection Ginza Samba: Selected Poems and discusses their transition into Spanish with translator Luis Alberto Ambroggio.
Free
Books
Tuesday, October 7 at 6 p.m.
Foer, editor of The New Republic; publisher Chris Hughes; and the magazine’s former editor Michael Kinsley, celebrate the publication's centennial with a discussion of the anthology Insurrections of the Mind: 100 Years of Politics and Culture in America.
$10–$18
Books
Tuesday, October 7 at 7 p.m.
Hiaasen returns with Skink—No Surrender, another mystery starring Wild Skink, the one-eyed ex-governor who has appeared in six previous novels.
Bethesda Library -
7400 Arlington Road, Bethesda
Free
Rock
Tuesday, October 7 at 8 p.m., Tuesday, October 14 at 8 p.m. and Tuesday, October 21 at 8 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$10
Jazz
Tuesday, October 7 at 8 p.m. and Tuesday, October 7 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Jazz
Tuesday, October 7 at 8 p.m. and Tuesday, October 7 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$35
Rock
Tuesday, October 7 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$15
Dance
Tuesday, October 7 at 6 p.m.
Free
Classical
Tuesday, October 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
Free
Books
Tuesday, October 7 at 7 p.m.
Factory Man: How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local — and Helped Save an American Town
Arlington Central Library -
1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington
Free
Books
Tuesday, October 7 at 6:30 p.m.
Soar: How Boys Learn, Succeed, and Develop Character
Free
Books
Tuesday, October 7 at 7 p.m.
The Moor's Account
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Theater
Oct. 7—Nov. 9
Signature Theatre -
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington
$29–$70
Rock
Tuesday, October 7, Tuesday, October 14 & Tuesday, October 21 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Film
Wednesday, October 8 at 8 p.m.
Avalon Theatre -
5612 Connecticut Ave. NW
Rock
Wednesday, October 8 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Funk & R&B
Wednesday, October 8 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12–$15
Rock
Wednesday, October 8 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$27.50
Vocal
Wednesday, October 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Gaston Hall at Georgetown University -
37th and O streets NW
$10
Folk
Wednesday, October 8 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$10–$15
Classical
Wednesday, October 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital -
921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
$15–$20
Rock
Wednesday, October 8 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$50–$70
Rock
Wednesday, October 8 at 5:30 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$14
Folk
Wednesday, October 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$18–$20
Classical
Wednesday, October 8 at 7:30 p.m.
$32
Classical
Wednesday, October 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$25–$55
Folk
Wednesday, October 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$17
Comedy
Wednesday, October 8 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$37.50
Folk
Wednesday, October 8 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$30
Books
Wednesday, October 8 at 7 p.m.
Historian Larson reads from his new book he Return of George Washington, 1783-1789.
Free
Books
Wednesday, October 8 at 7 p.m.
The doctor and author discusses his latest book, Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End.
$12–$35
Jazz
Wednesday, October 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$15
Funk & R&B
Wednesday, October 8 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, October 8 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$20
Jazz
Wednesday, October 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$65
Talks
Wednesday, October 8 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
Free
Electronic
Wednesday, October 8 at 8 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$5
Vocal
Wednesday, October 8 at 6 p.m.
Free
Talks
Wednesday, October 8 at 7:30 p.m.
$24
Electronic
Wednesday, October 8 at 9 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$10–$12
Jazz
Wednesday, October 8 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, October 8 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Books
Wednesday, October 8 at 7 p.m.
The American Catholic Almanac: A Daily Reader of Patriots, Saints, Rogues, and Ordinary People Who Changed the United States
Barnes & Noble Potomac Yards -
3651 Jefferson Davis Highway, Alexandria
Free
Books
Wednesday, October 8 at 6 p.m.
The First Family Detail: Secret Service Agents Reveal the Hidden Lives of the Presidents
Barnes & Noble Downtown -
555 12th St. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, October 8 at 6 p.m.
Agam
Busboys & Poets 5th and K -
1025 5th St. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, October 8 at 6:30 p.m.
Crisis Without End: The Medical and Ecological Consequences of the Fukushima Nuclear Catastrophe
Busboys & Poets 14th and V -
2021 14th St. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, October 8 at 7 p.m.
Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us, To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others
Tenley-Friendship Library -
4450 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, October 8 at 7 p.m.
The Terror Courts: Rough Justice at Guantanamo Bay, The Roberts Court: The Struggle for the Constitution, American Epic: Reading the U.S. Constitution
National Archives McGowan Theater -
7th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, October 8 at 7 p.m.
Men We Reaped
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Talks
Wednesday, October 8 at 2 p.m.
The Brookings Institution -
1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, October 8 at 12 p.m.
Andreas Dombret, member of the executive board of the Deutsche Bundesbank, Germany’s central bank, leads a presentation.
The Brookings Institution -
1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Oct. 8—Nov. 23
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Jazz
Thursday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$45
Jazz
Thursday, October 9 at 8 p.m., Thursday, October 9 at 10 p.m., Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 10 at 10 p.m., Saturday, October 11 at 8 p.m., Saturday, October 11 at 10 p.m., Sunday, October 12 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 12 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$25
Rock
Thursday, October 9 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$35
Electronic
Thursday, October 9 at 8 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$8
Rock
Thursday, October 9 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$20–$25
Comedy
Thursday, October 9 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 10 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, October 11 at 8 p.m., Saturday, October 11 at 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, October 12 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$17–$20
Rock
Thursday, October 9 at 6:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$14–$17
Country
Thursday, October 9 at 9:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Rock
Thursday, October 9 at 6 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$10
Rock
Thursday, October 9 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$40
Classical
Thursday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m.
$25
Classical
Thursday, October 9 at 7 p.m., Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, October 11 at 8 p.m.
$10–$85
Comedy
Thursday, October 9 at 7 p.m. and Thursday, October 9 at 10 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$39.50
Classical
Thursday, October 9 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$40–$100
World
Thursday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$20
Rock
Thursday, October 9 at 7 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$15
Folk
Thursday, October 9 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$30
Dance
Thursday, October 9 at 7 p.m. and Friday, October 10 at 7 p.m.
Sidney Harman Hall -
610 F St. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, October 9 at 7 p.m.
Journalist Matt Bai chronicles the downfall of Sen. Gary Hart in All the Truth Is Out: Gary Hart and the Week Tabloid Politics Took Over.
Barnes & Noble Bethesda -
4801 Bethesda Ave., Bethesda
Free
Jazz
Thursday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Embassy of Austria -
3524 International Court NW
Free
Rock
Thursday, October 9 at 8:30 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Folk
Thursday, October 9 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$35–$40
Rock
Thursday, October 9 at 8 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$8
Rock
Thursday, October 9 at 8:30 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$10
Jazz
Thursday, October 9 at 6 p.m.
Free
Talks
Thursday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m.
$24
Rock
Thursday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Jazz
Thursday, October 9 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, October 9 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$15
Talks
Thursday, October 9 at 11:30 a.m.
Library of Congress James Madison Building -
101 Independence Ave. SE
Free
Talks
Thursday, October 9 at 6:30 p.m.
Petworth Library -
4200 Kansas Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, October 9 at 7 p.m.
An Empire on the Edge: How Britain Came to Fight America
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Talks
Thursday, October 9 at 2 p.m.
The Brookings Institution -
1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Talks
Thursday, October 9 at 11 a.m.
The Brookings Institution -
1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Theater
Oct. 9—Nov. 9
$15–$45
Film
Oct. 9—Oct. 18
AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center -
8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$12–$125
World
Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m.
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$15
Rock
Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m.
$12
Rock
Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$25
Rock
Friday, October 10 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$29.50
Classical
Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$25
Classical
Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$25
Rock
Friday, October 10 at 10:30 p.m. and Saturday, October 18 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Folk
Friday, October 10 at 7 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$20–$25
Rock
Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$22.50–$60
Rock
Friday, October 10 at 9 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$12
Jazz
Friday, October 10 at 7:30 p.m.
$32
Jazz
Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$28–$48
Jazz
Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$25
World
Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m.
Patriot Center -
4500 Patriot Circle, Fairfax
$59–$149
Rock
Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Electronic
Friday, October 10 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Comedy
Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, October 11 at 7 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$47.75–$98
Classical
Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$40
Hip-Hop
Friday, October 10 at 7:30 p.m.
$27–$30
Jazz
Friday, October 10 at 8 p.m.
Loews Madison Hotel -
1177 15th St. NW
Free
Theater
Oct. 10—Nov. 2
Round House Theatre Bethesda -
4545 East-West Highway, Bethesda
$10–$50
Museums
Oct. 10—Feb. 8
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Film
Oct. 10—Oct. 16
West End Cinema -
2301 M Street NW
$30–$45
Electronic
Saturday, October 11 at 8 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Jazz
Saturday, October 11 at 8 p.m.
$25
Country
Saturday, October 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$45
Classical
Saturday, October 11 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$25
Rock
Saturday, October 11 at 4:45 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$29.99
Opera
Saturday, October 11 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 12 at 2 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$44–$98
Rock
Saturday, October 11 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$20
Rock
Saturday, October 11 at 7 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$25–$30
Rock
Saturday, October 11 at 9:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Rock
Saturday, October 11 at 7 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$16–$18
Rock
Saturday, October 11 at 9 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$10
Rock
Saturday, October 11 at 10:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$10–$15
Rock
Saturday, October 11 at 6:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$10–$18
World
Saturday, October 11 at 7:30 p.m.
$40–$50
Funk & R&B
Saturday, October 11 at 8 p.m.
Library of Congress Coolidge Auditorium -
First Street and Independence Avenue SE
Free
Electronic
Saturday, October 11 at 8 p.m.
Patriot Center -
4500 Patriot Circle, Fairfax
$40
Rock
Saturday, October 11 at 7 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$14
Electronic
Saturday, October 11 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Rock
Saturday, October 11 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Rock
Saturday, October 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$27
Jazz
Saturday, October 11 at 8 p.m.
Loews Madison Hotel -
1177 15th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Oct. 11—Dec. 20
Hemphill -
1515 14th St. NW
Free
Film
Sunday, October 12 at 2 p.m.
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Rock
Sunday, October 12 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$46
World
Sunday, October 12 at 8 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$65–$125
Funk & R&B
Sunday, October 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$75
Rock
Sunday, October 12 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$15
Rock
Sunday, October 12 at 7 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$41.50
Funk & R&B
Sunday, October 12 at 6:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$22–$25
Jazz
Sunday, October 12 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, October 12 at 10 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$39.50–$75
Rock
Sunday, October 12 at 6 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$15
Classical
Sunday, October 12 at 2 p.m.
$36
Classical
Sunday, October 12 at 3 p.m.
$29–$89
Classical
Sunday, October 12 at 6:30 p.m.
National Gallery of Art West Garden Court -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Rock
Sunday, October 12 at 7 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$14
Theater
Sunday, October 12 at 7 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$25–$60
Electronic
Monday, October 13 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$40
Jazz
Monday, October 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$59.50
Books
Monday, October 13 at 7 p.m.
The creator of All in the Family and The Jeffersons discusses his memoir, Even This I Get to Experience.
$17–$30
Classical
Monday, October 13 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Rock
Monday, October 13 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$35–$50
Folk
Monday, October 13 at 6:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$18–$25
World
Monday, October 13 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$25–$49.50
Rock
Monday, October 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15
Comedy
Monday, October 13 at 6 p.m.
Free
Electronic
Monday, October 13 at 6:30 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$35
Electronic
Monday, October 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Rock
Monday, October 13 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Rock
Monday, October 13 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$48–$73
Books
Monday, October 13 at 7 p.m.
The acclaimed young adult author reads from his new activist thriller The Doubt Factory, which explores how information can be distorted for monetary gain.
Arlington Central Library -
1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington
Free
Books
Monday, October 13 at 11 a.m.
Patel reads from Princess Avni Gets her Beauty Sleep, her latest story about the little Indian princess who's loved for her inner and outer beauty.
Barnes & Noble Clarendon -
2800 Clarendon Blvd. Suite 500, Arlington
Free
Film
Tuesday, October 14 at 1 p.m.
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Rock
Tuesday, October 14 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Folk
Tuesday, October 14 at 7:30 p.m. and Wednesday, October 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$45
Rock
Tuesday, October 14 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$15
Classical
Tuesday, October 14 at 12:30 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
Free
Classical
Tuesday, October 14 at 1:30 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$20–$43
Rock
Tuesday, October 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$18
Classical
Tuesday, October 14 at 7:30 p.m.
$35
Dance
Tuesday, October 14 at 6:30 p.m.
Arts Club of Washington -
2017 I St. NW
$10–$20
Electronic
Tuesday, October 14 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$10
Theater
Oct. 14—Dec. 7
Signature Theatre -
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington
$39–$70
Film
Oct. 14—Oct. 19
$10–$15
Film
Wednesday, October 15 at 8 p.m.
Avalon Theatre -
5612 Connecticut Ave. NW
Rock
Wednesday, October 15 at 5 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Rock
Wednesday, October 15 at 10 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Rock
Wednesday, October 15 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$10
Electronic
Wednesday, October 15 at 7 p.m.
Echostage -
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
$39.35
Rock
Wednesday, October 15 at 7 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$29.50
Jazz
Wednesday, October 15 at 12:30 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
Free
Electronic
Wednesday, October 15 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$20–$22.50
Rock
Wednesday, October 15 at 8 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$12–$15
Classical
Wednesday, October 15 at 7:30 p.m.
$35
Classical
Wednesday, October 15 at 8 p.m.
$15
Funk & R&B
Wednesday, October 15 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, October 16 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$48–$165
Jazz
Wednesday, October 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$17
Rock
Wednesday, October 15 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Classical
Wednesday, October 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Kreeger Museum -
2401 Foxhall Road NW
$25
Books
Wednesday, October 15 at 7:30 p.m.
The prolific author discusses her latest book, Leaving Time, which tells the story of a young woman who tries to unravel the mysterious death of her mother, a prominent elephant researcher.
$27–$30
Books
Wednesday, October 15 at 10:30 a.m.
Martin, the acclaimed author of The Baby-Sitters Club books, shares from her new series, The Doll People.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Theater
Oct. 15—Nov. 2
Studio Theatre -
1501 14th St. NW
$20–$25
Theater
Oct. 15—Nov. 23
$30–$35
Galleries
Oct. 15—Nov. 23
Gallery plan b -
1530 14th St. NW
Free
Comedy
Thursday, October 16 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 17 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, October 18 at 8 p.m., Saturday, October 18 at 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, October 19 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$20–$22
Rock
Thursday, October 16 at 10 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Rock
Thursday, October 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$69.50
Rock
Thursday, October 16 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$20
Jazz
Thursday, October 16 at 8 p.m., Thursday, October 16 at 10 p.m., Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 17 at 10 p.m., Saturday, October 18 at 8 p.m., Saturday, October 18 at 10 p.m., Sunday, October 19 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 19 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$43
Rock
Thursday, October 16 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12
Classical
Thursday, October 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Blues
Thursday, October 16 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$15–$20
Rock
Thursday, October 16 at 8:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Folk
Thursday, October 16 at 8:30 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$18
Rock
Thursday, October 16 at 8 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$22–$35
Classical
Thursday, October 16 at 9 p.m.
Free
World
Thursday, October 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$29–$125
Dance
Thursday, October 16 at 7:30 p.m. and Friday, October 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$10–$25
Classical
Thursday, October 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$30
Rock
Thursday, October 16 at 7 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$12
Funk & R&B
Thursday, October 16 at 7 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$21
Electronic
Thursday, October 16 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Folk
Thursday, October 16 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$27
Books
Thursday, October 16 at 8 p.m.
The noted activist and author discusses his new book, a collection of entries on African-American leaders including Frederick Douglass, W. E. B. Du Bois, Martin Luther King Jr., Ella Baker, Malcolm X, and Ida Wells-Barnett called Black Prophetic Fire.
Busboys & Poets 5th and K -
1025 5th St. NW
Free
Jazz
Thursday, October 16 at 6 p.m.
Loews Madison Hotel -
1177 15th St. NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 16—Feb. 15
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden -
7th Street and Independence Avenue SW
Free
Museums
Oct. 16—Feb. 22
National Geographic Museum -
1145 17th St. NW
$7–$11
Comedy
Friday, October 17 at 10 p.m. and Saturday, October 18 at 10 p.m.
Arlington Cinema N Drafthouse -
2903 Columbia Pike, Arlington
$25
Rock
Friday, October 17 at 6 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$35
Electronic
Friday, October 17 at 10 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$17
Rock
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$35–$45
Folk
Friday, October 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$35
Classical
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$25
Classical
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$25
Rock
Friday, October 17 at 8:30 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$25
Folk
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$29–$48
Folk
Friday, October 17 at 12:30 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
Free
Classical
Friday, October 17 at 1:15 p.m.
Free
Jazz
Friday, October 17 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$13–$17
Folk
Friday, October 17 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Country
Friday, October 17 at 10 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
$20–$25
Hip-Hop
Friday, October 17 at 10:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$10–$15
Rock
Friday, October 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$12–$15
Jazz
Friday, October 17 at 7:30 p.m. and Friday, October 17 at 9:30 p.m.
$32
Vocal
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
Library of Congress Coolidge Auditorium -
First Street and Independence Avenue SE
Free
Dance
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, October 18 at 8 p.m.
American Dance Institute -
1570 East Jefferson St., Rockville
$16.25–$31.25
Dance
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m., Saturday, October 18 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 19 at 2 p.m.
Sidney Harman Hall -
610 F St. NW
$35–$70
Funk & R&B
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
$25–$30
Comedy
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$48–$68
Jazz
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$30
Comedy
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
Patriot Center -
4500 Patriot Circle, Fairfax
$40–$60
Rock
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$12
Rock
Friday, October 17 at 7 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$20–$45
Funk & R&B
Friday, October 17 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Folk
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$30
Books
Friday, October 17 at 7:30 p.m.
The author provides advice to ladies in need in her latest book, The Woman Code: 20 Powerful Life Strategies You Need to Navigate Today's Challenges.
Barnes & Noble Tysons Corner -
7851 L. Tysons Corner Center, McLean
Free
Books
Friday, October 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Author Ann Beattie moderates this discussion between Virginia Quarterly Review contributors and emerging literary talents Tope Folarin, Onyinhe Ihezukwu, Greg Jackson, and Brendan McKennedy.
Lutheran Church of the Reformation -
212 East Capitol St.
$15
Jazz
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
Loews Madison Hotel -
1177 15th St. NW
Free
Special Events
Oct. 17—Oct. 19
Montgomery County Fairgrounds -
16 Chestnut Street, Gaithersburg
$10
Rock
Saturday, October 18 at 4:30 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Rock
Saturday, October 18 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$20
Funk & R&B
Saturday, October 18 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$22.50
Opera
Saturday, October 18 at 8 p.m., Sunday, October 19 at 2:30 p.m. and Sunday, October 26 at 2:30 p.m.
GALA Hispanic Theatre -
3333 14th St. NW
$22–$42
Comedy
Saturday, October 18 at 9 p.m.
Georgetown University -
3700 O St. NW
$6
Rock
Saturday, October 18 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$12–$15
Film
Saturday, October 18 at 5 p.m.
Embassy of the Czech Republic -
3900 Spring of Freedom St. NW
Free
Rock
Saturday, October 18 at 7 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$20
Rock
Saturday, October 18 at 6 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$10
Jazz
Saturday, October 18 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, October 18 at 9:30 p.m.
$26–$32
Classical
Saturday, October 18 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 19 at 3 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$37–$84
Rock
Saturday, October 18 at 7 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Comedy
Saturday, October 18 at 8 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$25–$50
Rock
Saturday, October 18 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Comedy
Saturday, October 18 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$33–$47.50
Dance
Saturday, October 18 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 19 at 7 p.m.
Jack Guidone Theater -
5207 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$15–$25
Dance
Saturday, October 18 at 7:30 p.m.
$20
Dance
Saturday, October 18 at 7:30 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$20–$25
Jazz
Saturday, October 18 at 8 p.m.
Loews Madison Hotel -
1177 15th St. NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 18—June 14
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Rock
Sunday, October 19 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$30
Folk
Sunday, October 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$25
Rock
Sunday, October 19 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$15
Jazz
Sunday, October 19 at 7 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$25
Gospel
Sunday, October 19 at 4 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$32–$47
Folk
Sunday, October 19 at 5:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$18–$22.50
Jazz
Sunday, October 19 at 8 p.m. and Monday, October 20 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$37.50–$55
Rock
Sunday, October 19 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$20–$23
Vocal
Sunday, October 19 at 2 p.m.
$50
World
Sunday, October 19 at 7 p.m.
$46–$86
Classical
Sunday, October 19 at 3 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Classical
Sunday, October 19 at 3:30 p.m.
National Gallery of Art West Garden Court -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Rock
Sunday, October 19 at 7 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$29
Rock
Sunday, October 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Electronic
Sunday, October 19 at 9 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$12
Folk
Sunday, October 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$27
Dance
Sunday, October 19 at 4 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$29–$48
Books
Sunday, October 19 at 3 p.m.
Children's author Greenwald reads and signs copies of his latest book, Charlie Joe Jackson's Guide to Making Money.
Barnes & Noble Bethesda -
4801 Bethesda Ave., Bethesda
Free
Classical
Sunday, October 19 at 4 p.m.
Washington National Cathedral -
3101 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$15–$75
Galleries
Oct. 19—Dec. 7
Morton Fine Art -
1781 Florida Ave. NW
Free
Books
Oct. 19—Oct. 29
Acclaimed authors including Meg Wolitzer, Gary Shteyngart, and Geraldine Brooks appear at this annual festival that celebrates Jewish literary culture.
$10–$50
Rock
Monday, October 20 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Country
Monday, October 20 at 7:30 p.m. and Tuesday, October 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50–$49.50
Rock
Monday, October 20 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$15
Rock
Monday, October 20 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10
Rock
Monday, October 20 at 8 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Rock
Monday, October 20 at 5 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$18
Rock
Monday, October 20 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Books
Monday, October 20 at 3 p.m.
Willens chronicles her experience as a Russian Jew living in communist China following the Second World War in Stateless in Shanghai.
Arlington Central Library -
1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington
Free
Books
Monday, October 20 at 7:30 p.m.
Poets Matthea Harvey, Claudia Rankine, and Vijay Seshadri speak about the impact of independent publisher Graywolf Press on their careers at this anniversary celebration. Stephen Burt moderates the discussion.
Lutheran Church of the Reformation -
212 East Capitol St.
$15
Rock
Tuesday, October 21 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$30
Folk
Tuesday, October 21 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10
Rock
Tuesday, October 21 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$15.50
Film
Tuesday, October 21 at 7 p.m.
Bistro Bohem -
600 Florida Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Tuesday, October 21 at 6:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$17–$20
Folk
Tuesday, October 21 at 8:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Tuesday, October 21 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$25–$40
Rock
Tuesday, October 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15
Rock
Tuesday, October 21 at 7 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Rock
Tuesday, October 21 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Theater
Oct. 21—Nov. 9
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$40–$50
Film
Wednesday, October 22 at 8 p.m.
Avalon Theatre -
5612 Connecticut Ave. NW
Rock
Wednesday, October 22 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
Jazz
Wednesday, October 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$20
Rock
Wednesday, October 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$45
Rock
Wednesday, October 22 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$13–$15
Classical
Wednesday, October 22 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Electronic
Wednesday, October 22 at 8 p.m.
Echostage -
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
$43.45
Classical
Wednesday, October 22 at 12:30 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
Free
Rock
Wednesday, October 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$10–$15
Folk
Wednesday, October 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$17
Electronic
Wednesday, October 22 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$10–$20
Folk
Wednesday, October 22 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, October 23 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$35
Dance
Wednesday, October 22 at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, October 23 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, October 24 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m.
$42
Dance
Wednesday, October 22 at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, October 23 at 7:30 p.m., Friday, October 24 at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, October 25 at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m., Sunday, October 26 at 1:30 p.m. and Sunday, October 26 at 6:30 p.m.
Sidney Harman Hall -
610 F St. NW
$27–$112.50
Books
Wednesday, October 22 at 7 p.m.
The acclaimed author of The Man Who Killed Kennedy shares his thoughts about another president in Nixon's Secrets: The Rise, Fall, and Untold Truth about the President, Watergate, and the Pardon. Stone also reads Oct. 21 at 12:30 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Downtown, 555 12th St. NW and Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. at Barnes & Noble Tysons Corner, 7851 L Tysons Corner Center, McLean.
Barnes & Noble Bethesda -
4801 Bethesda Ave., Bethesda
Free
Classical
Wednesday, October 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Washington National Cathedral -
3101 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$25–$85
Theater
Oct. 22—Nov. 16
$8–$40
Folk
Thursday, October 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$25
Rock
Thursday, October 23 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10
Rock
Thursday, October 23 at 7 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$25
Classical
Thursday, October 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Classical
Thursday, October 23 at 5 p.m.
Free
Country
Thursday, October 23 at 9 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Rock
Thursday, October 23 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$15–$17
Electronic
Thursday, October 23 at 10 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$10
Rock
Thursday, October 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$25–$35
Classical
Thursday, October 23 at 7 p.m., Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m.
$20–$88
Folk
Thursday, October 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$30
Hip-Hop
Thursday, October 23 at 7 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$12–$15
Books
Thursday, October 23 at 7 p.m.
The acclaimed novelist and essayist shares experiences from her life as a writer at this event presented as part of the "Arlington Reads" program.
Arlington Central Library -
1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington
Free
Books
Thursday, October 23 at 7 p.m.
The author of War Dogs: Tales of Canine Heroism, History, and Love discusses her work with The Atlantic's James Fallows.
$12–$26
Jazz
Thursday, October 23 at 6 p.m.
Loews Madison Hotel -
1177 15th St. NW
Free
Theater
Oct. 23—Nov. 16
Next Stop Theatre -
269 Sunset Park Drive, Herndon
$28
Comedy
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 24 at 10:30 p.m., Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m., Saturday, October 25 at 10:30 p.m. and Sunday, October 26 at 8 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$35
Rock
Friday, October 24 at 10 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$28
World
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m.
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$20–$30
Folk
Friday, October 24 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$29.50
Jazz
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 24 at 10 p.m., Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m., Saturday, October 25 at 10 p.m., Sunday, October 26 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 26 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$55
Classical
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Comedy
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m.
DAR Constitution Hall -
1776 D St. NW
$46.50–$61.50
Rock
Friday, October 24 at 5:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10
Electronic
Friday, October 24 at 9 p.m.
Echostage -
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
$50
Classical
Friday, October 24 at 1:15 p.m.
Free
Folk
Friday, October 24 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$10–$15
Country
Friday, October 24 at 10 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
$10
Funk & R&B
Friday, October 24 at 7:30 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$46.50–$55
Hip-Hop
Friday, October 24 at 9 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$12
Rock
Friday, October 24 at 7 p.m. and Friday, October 24 at 10 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$25
Jazz
Friday, October 24 at 7:30 p.m. and Friday, October 24 at 9:30 p.m.
$26–$32
Classical
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m.
Library of Congress Coolidge Auditorium -
First Street and Independence Avenue SE
Free
Folk
Friday, October 24 at 6:30 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$35
Dance
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m.
American Dance Institute -
1570 East Jefferson St., Rockville
$16.25–$31.25
Classical
Friday, October 24 at 8:15 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$40–$100
Funk & R&B
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$10
Jazz
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
$25
Hip-Hop
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$18–$20
Electronic
Friday, October 24 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$12
Classical
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$35
Funk & R&B
Friday, October 24 at 9 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
$10
Rock
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m.
National Theatre -
1321 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$52.50–$92.50
Jazz
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m.
Loews Madison Hotel -
1177 15th St. NW
Free
Theater
Oct. 24—Oct. 26
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$15–$25
Theater
Oct. 24—Nov. 23
$15–$30
Galleries
Oct. 24—Nov. 29
Pleasant Plains Workshop -
2608 Georgia Ave. NW
Free
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$35–$40
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 10 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Country
Saturday, October 25 at 5:30 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Folk
Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$35
Folk
Saturday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$45
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 9 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$22–$25
Classical
Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
$25
Classical
Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Electronic
Saturday, October 25 at 9 p.m.
Echostage -
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
$50
World
Saturday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Classical
Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 26 at 4 p.m.
George Mason University Center for the Arts -
4400 University Drive, Fairfax
$25–$60
Country
Saturday, October 25 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$12–$15
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 7 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$20–$25
Classical
Saturday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
Jazz
Saturday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Hylton Performing Arts Center -
10960 George Mason Circle, Manassas
$29
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$20
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 9 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$12
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 10 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$13–$18
Folk
Saturday, October 25 at 7 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$18–$20
Electronic
Saturday, October 25 at 6:30 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$40
Cabaret
Saturday, October 25 at 7 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$150–$500
Folk
Saturday, October 25 at 7 p.m.
Funk & R&B
Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m.
Warner Theatre -
513 13th St. NW
$65.50–$99.50
Film
Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m.
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$16
Jazz
Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m.
Loews Madison Hotel -
1177 15th St. NW
Free
Theater
Oct. 25—Nov. 30
$45–$145
Museums
Oct. 25—Feb. 15
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$10–$12
Rock
Sunday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$49.50
Rock
Sunday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$25–$28
Classical
Sunday, October 26 at 1 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Rock
Sunday, October 26 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$20
Folk
Sunday, October 26 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$15–$18
Talks
Sunday, October 26 at 2 p.m.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Jazz
Sunday, October 26 at 6:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$20–$25
Jazz
Sunday, October 26 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$30–$35
Rock
Sunday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$16–$22
Classical
Sunday, October 26 at 2 p.m. and Sunday, October 26 at 4 p.m.
$15–$18
Classical
Sunday, October 26 at 3 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$32–$95
Classical
Sunday, October 26 at 4 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$32
Classical
Sunday, October 26 at 6:30 p.m.
National Gallery of Art West Garden Court -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Electronic
Sunday, October 26 at 9 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$20
Classical
Sunday, October 26 at 6 p.m.
Baird Auditorium at National Museum of Natural History -
10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
$20
Jazz
Sunday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$30–$32
Books
Sunday, October 26 at 6 p.m.
The acclaimed chef discusses the recipes in his latest cookbook, America Farm to Table: Simple, Delicious Recipes Celebrating Local Farmers.
$42
Rock
Monday, October 27 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Jazz
Monday, October 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Rock
Monday, October 27 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$18–$30
Books
Monday, October 27 at 7 p.m.
Baer reads and signs copies of his latest book, The Perfect Kill: 21 Laws for Assassins.
$14–$28
Rock
Tuesday, October 28 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$22
Rock
Tuesday, October 28 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$45
Rock
Tuesday, October 28 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12–$14
Funk & R&B
Tuesday, October 28 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$35
Folk
Tuesday, October 28 at 7 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$15–$20
Rock
Tuesday, October 28 at 6:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$20
Folk
Tuesday, October 28 at 8:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Hip-Hop
Tuesday, October 28 at 8 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$13
Hip-Hop
Tuesday, October 28 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$15–$20
Rock
Tuesday, October 28 at 7 p.m.
$20–$25
Books
Tuesday, October 28 at 7 p.m.
Acclaimed children's book author Medina reads from her books at this celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month.
Arlington Central Library -
1015 N. Quincy St., Arlington
Free
Theater
Oct. 28—Dec. 7
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$40–$75
Theater
Oct. 28—Dec. 7
Lansburgh Theatre -
450 7th St. NW
$40–$95
Rock
Wednesday, October 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$49.50
Funk & R&B
Wednesday, October 29 at 7 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$10
Vocal
Wednesday, October 29 at 8 p.m.
Library of Congress Coolidge Auditorium -
First Street and Independence Avenue SE
Free
Hip-Hop
Wednesday, October 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Mansion at Strathmore -
10701 Rockville Pike, Rockville
$17
Electronic
Wednesday, October 29 at 9 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Classical
Wednesday, October 29 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, October 30 at 8 p.m.
Barns at Wolf Trap -
1645 Trap Road, Vienna
$35–$40
Dance
Wednesday, October 29 at 7:30 p.m. and Thursday, October 30 at 7:30 p.m.
$49
Books
Wednesday, October 29 at 6:30 p.m.
Celebrated journalist Frankel reads from her new book that celebrates man's best friend, War Dogs: Tales of Canine Heroism, History, and Love.
National Press Club -
529 14th St. NW
$10–$26
Funk & R&B
Thursday, October 30 at 8 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$20
Rock
Thursday, October 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50
Rock
Thursday, October 30 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12–$15
Comedy
Thursday, October 30 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 31 at 8 p.m. and Friday, October 31 at 10:30 p.m.
DC Improv -
1140 Connecticut Ave. NW.
$15–$17
Funk & R&B
Thursday, October 30 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$37.50–$75
Rock
Thursday, October 30 at 6 p.m.
Empire -
6355 Rolling Road, Springfield
$17
Folk
Thursday, October 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Jammin Java -
227 Maple Ave. East, Vienna
$20
Classical
Thursday, October 30 at 7 p.m.
$10–$85
Classical
Thursday, October 30 at 8 p.m.
Library of Congress Coolidge Auditorium -
First Street and Independence Avenue SE
Free
Classical
Thursday, October 30 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$40–$100
Books
Thursday, October 30 at 7 p.m.
Biographer Valerie Ogden reads from her recent book Bluebeard: Brave Warrior, Brutal Psychopath and discusses this 15th century serial killer with readers.
Alliance Française de Washington -
2142 Wyoming Ave. NW
$10–$25
Books
Thursday, October 30 at 4 p.m.
Chinese-American author and MacArthur fellow Li reads from her work and discusses the state of Asian-American literature.
Free
Theater
Oct. 30—Nov. 23
Forum Theatre at Silver Spring Black Box Theatre -
8641 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$20–$25
Galleries
Oct. 30—Dec. 3
Cross Mackenzie Gallery -
2026 R St. NW
Free
Galleries
Oct. 30—Nov. 30
Long View Gallery -
1234 9th St. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, October 31 at 5 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$18
Electronic
Friday, October 31 at 10 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$25
Jazz
Friday, October 31 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$35
Classical
Friday, October 31 at 7 p.m.
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center -
Stadium Drive and Route 193, College Park
Free
Country
Friday, October 31 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$26
Cabaret
Friday, October 31 at 1:15 p.m.
Free
Rock
Friday, October 31 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
World
Friday, October 31 at 7 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$18–$23
DJ Nights
Friday, October 31 at 11:59 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$10
Rock
Friday, October 31 at 7:30 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$32.50–$37.50
Vocal
Friday, October 31 at 7:30 p.m.
$45
Classical
Friday, October 31 at 3:30 p.m.
National Gallery of Art West Garden Court -
4th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Free
Rock
Friday, October 31 at 8 p.m.
Verizon Center -
601 F St. NW
$48.50–$179.50
Funk & R&B
Friday, October 31 at 9 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
$10
Theater
Oct. 31—Jan. 4
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$45–$99
Galleries
Oct. 31—Dec. 6
Zenith Gallery -
1429 Iris St. NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 31—Feb. 22
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free

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