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Rock
Tuesday, October 21 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$30
Country
Tuesday, October 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Birchmere -
3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria
$39.50–$49.50
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 8 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
$15
Books
Tuesday, October 21 at 12:30 p.m.
The Man Who Killed Kennedy, Nixon's Secrets: The Rise, Fall, and Untold Truth about the President, Watergate, and the Pardon
Barnes & Noble Downtown -
555 12th St. NW
Free
Rock
Tuesday, October 21 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Rock
Tuesday, October 21 at 8 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$10
Books
Tuesday, October 21 at 7 p.m.
The Man Who Killed Kennedy, Nixon's Secrets: The Rise, Fall, and Untold Truth about the President, Watergate, and the Pardon
Barnes & Noble Tysons Corner -
7851 L. Tysons Corner Center, McLean
Free
Rock
Tuesday, October 21 at 8 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$12
Jazz
Tuesday, October 21 at 8 p.m. and Tuesday, October 21 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$20
Classical
Tuesday, October 21 at 6 p.m.
Free
Special Events
Tuesday, October 21 at 8 p.m.
GW Lisner Auditorium -
730 21st St. NW
$35–$45
Talks
Tuesday, October 21 at 7 p.m.
$40
Books
Tuesday, October 21 at 6:30 p.m.
Faithful to the Task at Hand: The Life of Lucy Diggs Slowe
Busboys & Poets 14th and V -
2021 14th St. NW
Free
Books
Tuesday, October 21 at 6:30 p.m.
Washington Post, S Street Rising
Free
Books
Tuesday, October 21 at 7 p.m.
Midnight in Siberia: A Train Journey Into the Heart of Russia
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Jazz
Tuesday, October 21 at 7:30 p.m. and Tuesday, October 21 at 9 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$10–$15
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
Theater
Oct. 9—Nov. 9
$15–$45
Theater
Sept. 26—Oct. 26
Ford's Theatre -
511 10th St. NW
$20–$33
Theater
Sept. 17—Dec. 31
$19–$49
Theater
Sept. 17—Nov. 2
MetroStage -
1201 N. Royal St., Alexandria
$55–$60
Theater
Oct. 10—Nov. 2
Round House Theatre Bethesda -
4545 East-West Highway, Bethesda
$10–$50
Theater
Oct. 7—Nov. 9
Signature Theatre -
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington
$29–$70
Theater
Oct. 14—Dec. 7
Signature Theatre -
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington
$39–$70
Museums
Dec. 9—Jan. 4
Anacostia Community Museum -
1901 Fort Place SE
Free
Theater
Oct. 15—Nov. 2
Studio Theatre -
1501 14th St. NW
$20–$25
Theater
Oct. 1—Nov. 2
Synetic Theater at Crystal City -
1800 South Bell St., Arlington
$15–$95
Theater
Oct. 15—Nov. 23
$30–$35
Galleries
Aug. 27—Nov. 15
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Galleries
Oct. 8—Nov. 23
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
Oct. 4—Oct. 29
Cross Mackenzie Gallery -
2026 R 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
Oct. 15—Nov. 23
Gallery plan b -
1530 14th St. NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 11—Nov. 1
Greater Reston Arts Center -
12001 Market St., Ste. 103, Reston
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—Nov. 1
Hillyer Art Space -
9 Hillyer Court NW
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
Theater
Oct. 21—Nov. 9
Arena Stage -
1101 6th St. SW
$40–$50
Galleries
Sept. 6—Dec. 6
Free
Galleries
Sept. 5—Oct. 26
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Galleries
Oct. 3—Oct. 26
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Galleries
Oct. 19—Dec. 7
Morton Fine Art -
1781 Florida Ave. NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 19—Nov. 15
Old Print Gallery -
1220 31st 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. 13—Oct. 25
Zenith Gallery -
1429 Iris 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
Oct. 18—June 14
Freer Gallery of Art -
Jefferson Drive & 12th Street SW
Free
Museums
June 7—Dec. 31
Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens -
4155 Linnean Ave. NW
Free
Museums
Oct. 16—Feb. 15
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden -
7th Street and Independence Avenue SW
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
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
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
Museums
Oct. 10—Feb. 8
Smithsonian American Art Museum -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Galleries
Sept. 3—Nov. 30
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
Free
Film
Sept. 19—Nov. 30
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
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
Museums
Sept. 12—April 12
National Geographic Museum -
1145 17th St. NW
$7–$11
Museums
Oct. 16—Feb. 22
National Geographic Museum -
1145 17th St. NW
$7–$11
Galleries
Oct. 11—Dec. 20
Hemphill -
1515 14th St. NW
Free
Rock
Tuesday, October 21 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Jazz
Tuesday, October 21 at 8 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Film
Wednesday, October 22 at 8 p.m.
Avalon Theatre -
5612 Connecticut Ave. NW
Books
Wednesday, October 22 at 4:30 p.m.
The Impact Investor: Lessons in Leadership and Strategy for Collaborative Capitalism
The Aspen Institute -
1 Dupont Circle NW, Suite 700
Free
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
Country
Wednesday, October 22 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
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
Funk & R&B
Wednesday, October 22 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, October 22 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$20
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.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$10–$15
Rock
Wednesday, October 22 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$12
Folk
Wednesday, October 22 at 6:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$15–$20
Blues
Wednesday, October 22 at 8:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$12–$15
Rock
Wednesday, October 22 at 8 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$25–$60
Rock
Wednesday, October 22 at 6 p.m.
Free
Talks
Wednesday, October 22 at 7:30 p.m.
$24
Hip-Hop
Wednesday, October 22 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Jazz
Wednesday, October 22 at 8 p.m. and Wednesday, October 22 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Talks
Wednesday, October 22 at 7 p.m.
Free
Books
Wednesday, October 22 at 7 p.m.
Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Talks
Wednesday, October 22 at 10:30 a.m.
The Brookings Institution -
1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Talks
Wednesday, October 22 at 2 p.m.
The Brookings Institution -
1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
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 8 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
Rock
Thursday, October 23 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$15
Jazz
Thursday, October 23 at 6:30 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$45–$125
Funk & R&B
Thursday, October 23 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, October 23 at 10 p.m.
Blues Alley -
1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW
$32.50
Electronic
Thursday, October 23 at 8 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$5–$8
Rock
Thursday, October 23 at 8:30 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
$10–$14
Opera
Thursday, October 23 at 6 p.m.
Free
Comedy
Thursday, October 23 at 6:30 p.m.
Lincoln Theatre -
1215 U St. NW
$27.50
Special Events
Thursday, October 23 at 7 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$12–$15
Comedy
Thursday, October 23 at 8 p.m.
Tropicalia -
2001 14th St. NW
$20–$25
Rock
Thursday, October 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Hip-Hop
Thursday, October 23 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Rock
Thursday, October 23 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$18
Jazz
Thursday, October 23 at 8 p.m. and Thursday, October 23 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Talks
Thursday, October 23 at 7 p.m.
Library of Congress James Madison Building -
101 Independence Ave. SE
Free
Books
Thursday, October 23 at 12 p.m.
The Map Thief: The Gripping Story of an Esteemed Rare-Map Dealer Who Made Millions Stealing Priceless Maps
National Archives McGowan Theater -
7th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, October 23 at 12 p.m.
Forever Vietnam: How a Divisive War Changed American Public Memory
National Archives -
700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, October 23 at 7 p.m.
Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion
National Archives McGowan Theater -
7th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, October 23 at 7 p.m.
Wait for Signs
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Jazz
Thursday, October 23 at 9 p.m.
Dukem Bar and Restaurant -
1114 U St. NW
Free
Theater
Oct. 23—Nov. 16
Next Stop Theatre -
269 Sunset Park Drive, Herndon
$28
World
Thursday, October 23 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Blues
Thursday, October 23 at 8:30 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
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
Books
Friday, October 24 at 7:30 p.m.
Tracks, Inside Tracks
$24
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
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 p.m.
GW Lisner Auditorium -
730 21st St. NW
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 6:30 p.m. and Saturday, October 25 at 6:30 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
Blues
Friday, October 24 at 10 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Blues
Friday, October 24 at 10 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Jazz
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m.
Loews Madison Hotel -
1177 15th St. NW
Free
DJ Nights
Friday, October 24 at 10 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$5–$10
Rock
Friday, October 24 at 5:30 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$35
Folk
Friday, October 24 at 10:30 p.m.
Bayou -
2519 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Rock
Friday, October 24 at 10 p.m.
Acre 121 -
1400 Irving St. NW
Free
Rock
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$15
Jazz
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m. and Friday, October 24 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$18–$23
Rock
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m.
Fillmore Silver Spring -
8656 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
$12
Electronic
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$8
Rock
Friday, October 24 at 7 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
$17–$23
Blues
Friday, October 24 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
DJ Nights
Friday, October 24 at 11 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$10–$15
World
Friday, October 24 at 7:30 p.m.
$15–$20
World
Friday, October 24 at 6 p.m.
Free
Folk
Friday, October 24 at 9 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$13–$16
Jazz
Friday, October 24 at 8 p.m., Friday, October 24 at 10 p.m., Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, October 25 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$15
Funk & R&B
Friday, October 24 at 9 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$5
Funk & R&B
Friday, October 24 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$18
Books
Friday, October 24 at 6:30 p.m.
Follow Me Through Darkness
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Books
Friday, October 24 at 7 p.m.
The Republic of Imagination: America in Three Books
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. 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
Blues
Saturday, October 25 at 10 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
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
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. and Saturday, October 25 at 10 p.m.
Bohemian Caverns -
2001 11th St. NW
$18–$23
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 10:30 p.m.
The Hamilton -
600 14th St. NW
Free
Blues
Saturday, October 25 at 7 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Jazz
Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m.
Loews Madison Hotel -
1177 15th St. NW
Free
Classical
Saturday, October 25 at 6 p.m.
Baird Auditorium at National Museum of Natural History -
10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
$55
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 10:30 p.m.
Bayou -
2519 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Folk
Saturday, October 25 at 10 p.m.
Acre 121 -
1400 Irving St. NW
$5
Opera
Saturday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m.
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$30
Film
Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m.
Artisphere -
1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$16
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 10 p.m.
Comet Ping Pong -
5037 Connecticut Ave. NW
$12
DJ Nights
Saturday, October 25 at 9:30 p.m.
Black Cat -
1811 14th St. NW
$10–$12
DJ Nights
Saturday, October 25 at 10 p.m.
Black Cat Backstage -
1811 14th St. NW
$5
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 7 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10
Electronic
Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m.
Flash -
645 Florida Ave. NW
$8–$15
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 6 p.m.
Gypsy Sally's -
3401 K St. NW
Free
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 9:30 p.m.
Hill Country Live -
410 7th St. NW
Free
Funk & R&B
Saturday, October 25 at 11:30 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$27–$38
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 8 p.m.
GW Lisner Auditorium -
730 21st St. NW
$35
Music
Saturday, October 25 at 6 p.m.
Free
Rock
Saturday, October 25 at 7 p.m.
State Theatre -
220 N. Washington St., Falls Church
$15–$17
DJ Nights
Saturday, October 25 at 11:30 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
Free
DJ Nights
Saturday, October 25 at 10 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$10
Electronic
Saturday, October 25 at 7 p.m.
U Street Music Hall -
1115 U St. NW
$15
Dance
Saturday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m.
$28
Books
Saturday, October 25 at 1 p.m.
Compulsion, Made for You
Barnes & Noble Fairfax -
12193 Fair Lakes Promenade Drive, Fairfax
Free
Books
Saturday, October 25 at 2 p.m.
The Black Panthers: A Story of Race, War, and Courage—The 761st Tank Battalion in World War II
Barnes & Noble Potomac Yards -
3651 Jefferson Davis Highway, Alexandria
Free
Books
Saturday, October 25 at 11 a.m.
Ghosts of Georgetown
Southwest Library -
900 Wesley Place SW
Free
Books
Saturday, October 25 at 2:30 p.m.
Cosby: His Life and Times
Newseum -
555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$22.95
Books
Saturday, October 25 at 3 p.m.
Blue Lily, Lily Blue
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Books
Saturday, October 25 at 6 p.m.
New York Times, More Awesome Than Money: Four Boys and Their Heroic Quest to Save Your Privacy from Facebook
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, October 25 at 3:30 p.m.
Pandora's DNA: Tracing the Breast Cancer Genes Through History, Science, and One Family Tree
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, October 25 at 1 p.m.
The Wars of the Roses: The Fall of the Plantagenets and the Rise of the Tudors
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Theater
Oct. 25—Nov. 30
$45–$145
Museums
Oct. 25—Feb. 15
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
$10–$12
DJ Nights
Saturday, October 25 at 11:30 p.m.
Rock & Roll Hotel -
1353 H St. NE
Free
Classical
Sunday, October 26 at 4 p.m.
Phillips Collection -
1600 21st St. NW
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
Opera
Sunday, October 26 at 2:30 p.m.
GALA Hispanic Theatre -
3333 14th St. NW
$22–$42
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–$55
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
Blues
Sunday, October 26 at 9 p.m.
Madam's Organ -
2461 18th St. NW
$3–$7
Electronic
Sunday, October 26 at 7 p.m.
9:30 Club -
815 V St. NW
$28
Classical
Sunday, October 26 at 3 p.m.
Bethesda Blues and Jazz -
7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda
$35
Rock
Sunday, October 26 at 8:30 p.m.
DC9 -
1940 9th St. NW
$10–$12
Hip-Hop
Sunday, October 26 at 9 p.m.
Echostage -
2135 Queens Chapel Road NE
$52.20
Rock
Sunday, October 26 at 9 p.m.
Galaxy Hut -
2711 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$5
Rock
Sunday, October 26 at 8 p.m.
IOTA Club & Café -
2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
$12
Theater
Sunday, October 26 at 6 p.m.
Free
Jazz
Sunday, October 26 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, October 26 at 10 p.m.
Twins Jazz -
1344 U St. NW
$10
Rock
Sunday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Velvet Lounge -
915 U St. NW
$8
Books
Sunday, October 26 at 2 p.m.
Fire on the Bayou, Run, Don’t Walk
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
Books
Sunday, October 26 at 5 p.m.
Lila
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Sunday, October 26 at 1 p.m.
Chicago Tribune, Culture Worrier: Selected Columns 1984-2014: Reflections on Race, Politics and Social Change
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Gospel
Sunday, October 26 at 1 p.m.
Howard Theatre -
620 T St. NW
$35–$45
Jazz
Sunday, October 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Zoo Bar -
3000 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free

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