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The John F Kennedy Center for Performing Arts near Washington, DC

The Kennedy Center

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2700 F St NW, Washington, DC 20566
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The Kennedy Center in Washington DC

The Kennedy Center is a must during any trip to Washington DC. With performances ranging from family-friendly theater to ballet & opera, everyday. The Kennedy Center hosts amazing entertainment of all varieties. As a living, breathing, expressive memorial to President John F. Kennedy, The Kennedy Center has a mission to harbor the finest in performance art. So book your show of choice, & have a delicious dinner at our own DISH + drinks today!


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Vary; Box Office is open Monday-Saturday 10AM - 9PM, Sundays & Holidays 12PM - 9PM

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Events -

For a current calendar of events, visit http://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/


  • Theater
  • Ballet
  • Live Music
  • Opera
The Kennedy Center parking garage is open daily 6AM - Midnight, on a first-come, first-served basis. It costs $20, but box office parking is free for 1 hour.
Tickets can be purchased online, at the box office, over the phone at (202) 467-4600 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily, or by mail, & all sales are final.


What are the Transportation options to the Kennedy Center ?

The River Inn is walking distance from The Kennedy Center, or you can take the free shuttle, leaving every 15 minutes from the Foggy Bottom Metro stop, Monday-Friday 9:45AM - Midnight, Saturdays 10AM - Midnight, Sundays Noon - Midnight, & Federal holidays 4PM - Midnight.

What are the dining options nearby ?

There are many nearby dining options, but one of the most popular with locals & visitors alike is The River Inn's own signature restaurant, DISH + drinks.

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