Celebrate The Holidays In Georgetown and Washington DC Get into the holiday spirit with this list of the district's best festive events. From the annual Christmas tree lighting, to the Smithsonian Holiday festival and more, these offerings are sure to please:
Open November 11 through March, The Washington Harbour Ice Rink transforms from its interchangeable use as a picturesque fountain and is open for recreational skating every day, including all holidays.
The ceremony is Thursday, December 1 and the Tree is on display from 10am-10pm until January 1.
on display from December 1 - December 30, Georgetown Glow is the region's only curated exhibition of public light-art installations. Set against the historic backdrop of D.C.'s oldest neighborhood, it's a whole new way to shine!
Starting November 25th in Shaw, Santa's elves will transform three local favorites - Mockingbird Hill, Eat the Rich, and Southern Efficiency into a pop-up Christmas-themed bar complete with dreidel chandeliers, dinosaur Nativity scenes, and Santa tiki cocktails.
Open November 25 through January 1, ZooLights is a free event featuring live music performances, tasty winter treats, and plenty of opportunities for holiday shopping. More than 500,000 environmentally-friendly LED lights transform the Zoo into a winter wonderland complete with a dazzling light show set to music!
View a wide selection of kid-friendly Christmas events and activities to choose from in Washington, DC and the suburbs of Maryland and Virginia.