Seen and Heard: Happenings Around Town


Seen and Heard: Happenings Around Town

Welcome to the Seen and Heard blog! Here you will find information for arts and entertainment news and events. Want to know what is happening at local clubs, museums, theaters and cultural centers? Check back here daily and follow WTOP Entertainment on Twitter: @WTOPEnt

  • Weekend Best Bets:  Earth Day, Sugarloaf Crafts, Savor Bowie, Discover Dinosaurs,  Bay Bridge Boats,  Arlington Arts, Sarah Silverman, great music and more!

    Mary de Pompa WTOP News

    All Weekend:    

    Sugarloaf Craft Festival at Montgomery County Fairgrounds is rain or shine indoor event with crafters, music, activities for all. For info

    Savor Bowie Food, Wine and Music Festival this weekend is two days of vendors artisans, car show, music and fun for all ages. For info 

    Discover The Dinosaurs at DC Armory Sat. and Sun. features exhibits, dino walk, fossil dig, crafts, raceway and more. For info 

    Leesburg Flower & Garden Festival will feature over 150 vendors, crafts, music, kids entertainment, food and fun all weekend. For info

    Arlington Festival of the Arts all weekend transforms Washington Avenue into an art-lover’s paradise with over 150 artisans on display. For info

    Bay Bridge Boat Show kicks off Spring Boating all weekend with demos, interactive kids area, vendors, demos, fishing and more. For info

    Renaissance Festival at the College of Southern Maryland this weekend invites you travel back in time with activities, performances, games, music and more. For info

    Ballet Across America at the Kennedy Center this weekend with programs curated by Misty Copeland and Justin Peck. For info 

    Spring Fest at Ticonderoga Farms in Chantilly is seasoned themed fun and games with easter egg hunts and more. For info

    FilmFest DC starts this weekend a various venues featuring more than 60 independent and foreign films. For info

    3rd Annual Northern Virginia Film Festival at Angelika Film Center through this weekend has screenings, seminars, guests and more. For info 

    The National Theatre presents Fun Home, the Tony Award winning musical, at various showtimes all weekend.  For info 

    Sat., April 22: 

    Earth Day 2017 has a Science March, film viewings, clean up events and more all Around the Region!  For Info 

    Earth Optimism Day with events at the National Zoo, link to infoand  more activities. Info on other events here  

    Live Well Loudoun Festival at East Hampton Plaza invites you to explore health and fitness with music, art, food, beer and activities for all ages. For info 

    Earth Day on the Rappahannock is fun for all ages, with live music, food, animal show, hands on activities and more. For info 

    National Math Festival at the DC Convention Center is a day of fun in learning, lectures, hands on demos, art, film, performances and more for all ages. For info 

    Bluegrass, Brew & BBQ at Linganore Wines bring a blanket to picnic with craft brews, vendors and more. For info

    National Cannabis Festival at RFK Stadium will feature vendors, music, activists, art and more. For info 

    Saturday Night: 

    DAR Constitution Hall has the comedy of Katt Williams. For info

    MGM National Harbor has comedianne Sarah Silverman. For info 

    The Warner Theatre has renowned Pink Floyd tribute Brit Floyd. For info 

    The Hamilton it’s the music of Burt Bacharach performed by Julia Nixon with Dave Ylvisaker Dozen featuring Jon Carroll. For info 

    Barns of Wolf Trap has the Branford Marsalis Quartet with guest Kurt Elling.  For info 

    The Lincoln Theatre hosts Cage The Elephant: Live and Unpeeled, the Acoustic Tour. For info 

    Amp by Strathmore has psychedelic pop-rockers Dengue Fever. For info 

    The Tally Ho Theatre has Canada’s own Carbon Leaf. For info

    Jammin’ Java has singer-songwriting siblings The Nields. For info 

    Sun., April 23

    Earth Day Festival at Brookside Garden, Wheaton has vendors, family activities, tours and more. For info 

    Maryland Avenue Earth Day Fest in Annapolis invites you to eat, shop and learn with family fun, live music and more. For info

    Paws in the Park in Gaithersburg features vendors, exhibits, food, music, giveaways and more. For info 

    Illuminate Frederick Mind, Body, Spirit Festival a day acupuncture, massage, Reiki, reflexology, handmade crafts and more. For info 

    Shakespeare’s Birthday at the Folger Theatre features performances, demos, musicals, discussions and cake for all ages. For info 

    Sunday Night

    The Hamilton presents Nashville singer-songwriters Brandy Clark and Charlie Worsham. For info 

    Lisner Auditorium has rising Hip Hop star D.R.A.M. For info  

    Jammin’ Java has singer-songwriter Charlotte Martin’s Farewell Tour. For info

    Bethesda Blues and Jazz presents The Psalm Full of Soul Project. For info  

    Blues Alley presents Roberta Gambarini for 2 shows. For info 

    Verizon Center has Chris Brown The Party Tour. For info 

    9:30 Club has New Orleans alt-rockers Hooray for the Riff Raff. For info

    Rock & Roll Hotel has Florida’s Americana, folk-rockers Twin Forks. For info

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