Seen and Heard: Happenings Around Town


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  • Weekend Best Bets:  Travel & Adventure Show, Discover Dinosaurs, Kids Theatre Fest, Magic Duel, great comedy, great music and more!

    Mary de Pompa WTOP News

    All Weekend:  

    Travel & Adventure Show at the DC Convention Center this weekend brings the world to one location with vendors, activities for kids, displays, speakers, entertainment and more. For info 

    Discover the Dinosaurs at the Maryland State Fairgrounds bring the family to see lifelike dinosaurs closeup with a kids adventure zone featuring rides and activities all weekend. For info 

    Arlington Cinema & Drafthouse presents comedian Tom Green at various showtimes all weekend. For info

    The Signature Theatre has Titanic The Musical at various showtimes this weekend. For info

    Imagination Stage presents Beauty and the Beast the musical Disney classic live at various showtimes all weekend. For info

    The Kennedy Center presents Bud, Not Buddy a jazz classic for 9+ a various showtimes all weekend. For info 

    The Newseum presents Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics a new exhibit beginning this weekend. For info

    Holiday Festival of Trains at Ellicott City Stations is a wondrous magical, model train display for kids and families with 13 miles of the B&O, Thomas and more through the weekend. For info

    The Ethan Saylor Memorial Film Festival this weekend in Annapolis. For info 

    National Harbor Restaurant Week begins this weekend with fixed menus and delicious deals. For info 

    Winter Blues Jazz Fest in Williamsburg is 4 days of great music, seminars, special events, food, fun and more. For info 

    Sat., Jan. 14

    Children’s Theatre Festival at Rosslyn Spectrum Theatre invites families to a bilingual event with magic, music, and and other activities. For info 

    4th Annual Winter Ice Fest in Leesburg is a live ice carving competition accompanied by live music, s’mores, shopping food and more. For info 

    Smithsonian Tech Quest: Flying Circus at the Udvar-Hazy Center is a thrilling alternate reality game for the family with hands on stations, aerobatic activities. For info 

    DC Bilingual Education Fair at Francis Gregory Library will have activities for kids, learning from teachers, exhibitors and more. For info 

    Northern Virginia Model Railroad Open House in Vienna is a family fun spectacle for the train enthusiast of all ages. For info

    Paradise Springs Winery in Clifton has Live Music Sundays with Emily Farrell. For info  

    Catch Me The Magic Duel at the Mayflower 2 slight of hand masters battle live with audience casting votes. For info  

    Saturday Night

    DAR Constitution Hall has the comedy of Louis CK. For info 

    Weinberg Center for the Arts has comedienne Kathleen Madigan. For Info

    Fillmore has a Saved By the 90s with The Bayside Tigers. For info  

    Barns of Wolf Trap presents Kevin Griffin of Better Than Ezra fame. For info 

    Hill Country Live has Folk Soul Revival. For info

    Rock & Roll Hotel has The Shadowboxers. For info 

    Jammin’ Java has Big O and Dukes with Wrinkled Neck Mules. For info

    The Hamilton has renowned singer-songwriter Greg Brown. For info 

    IOTA Cafe has Badass Lady Songwriter Karen Jonas, Emily Henry and Olivia Mancini. For info 

    Rams Head On Stage has local favs in a Tribute to Laurel Canyon. For info 

    Sun., Jan 15

    MineCraftEDU Mania at Frederick Public Library invites kids to learn, play with crafts and activities. For info 

    Annemarie Sculpture Garden & Arts in Solomons Island features MLK Days in a celebration of Dr. King with kids activities, displays, artists and more. For info 

    American Legion Bluegrass matinee in Hughesville features The Lonesome River Band. For info 

    Phillips Collection the Music Room features classical matinee with Lise de La Salle. For info 

    Sunday Night

    Lucketts Bluegrass features Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper. For info

    Chesapeake Beach Resort & Spa presents The Earth, Wind and Fire Tribute. For info

    Rams Head On Stage has Gratitude: Tribute to Earth, Wind and Fire. For info

    Jammin’ Java present the music of Simon & Garfunkel a tribute. For info  

    The Hamilton it’s ABC’s Nashville famed Chris Carmack. For info  

    The Howard Theatre has the Annual MLK Birthday Celebration featuring DC’s premiere Go-Go bands. For info 

    The Birchmere has local favs Eddie From Ohio. For info 

    Blues Alley presents Stanley Jordan with 2 shows. For info 


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