Enjoy the holidays with your loved ones this weekend! Spend it at home, or check out one of these holiday events in our abbreviated version of Weekend Happenings!
WASHINGTON, DC EVENTS
Christmas Day Organ Recital
Washington National Cathedral
3101 Washington Ave. NW, DC
Time: Sunday, 1:30-2:30pm
Spend Christmas day with your family listening to holiday favorites on the Cathedral’s great organ.
Miracle on 34th Street
720 W 34th St., Hampden
Time: Saturday and Sunday, 5:30-11pm
If you have family coming into town, take them to see this Christmas lights spectacle! View unique and beautiful displays at each home.
Regal’s Holiday Classic Movie Series
Participating Regal Theatres – view list of VA locations online
Time: Saturday, 12pm & 7pm
Every Saturday for the holiday season, Regal brings a classic holiday film back to the big screen – this week, enjoy It’s a Wonderful Life.
CONCERTS, THEATRE, & SPORTING EVENTS AT A GLANCE
Contact your concierge for pricing and availability.
- A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, Hippodrome Theatre, Friday – Sunday
- Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical, National Theatre, Friday – Sunday
- Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker, Strathmore, Friday
- Washington Ballet’s Nutcracker, Warner Theatre, Friday – Saturday
- Washington Capitals VS. Tampa Bay Lightning, Friday
- Washington Wizards VS. Milwaukee Bucks, Friday
MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND
Duration: 111 Minutes
Over the holidays, Ned, an overprotective but loving dad, and his family visit his daughter. He meets his biggest nightmare; her well-meaning but socially awkward billionaire boyfriend, Laird.
Starring: James Franco, Bryan Cranston, Zoey Deutch, Megan Mullally, Andrew Rannells
Duration: 133 Minutes
In 1950s Pittsburgh, a former baseball star squashes his son’s dream of playing college football.
Starring: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen Henderson, Mykelti Williamson, Russell Hornsby, Jovan Adepo
20th Century Women
Duration: 118 Minutes
An artist and a teen help a determined single mother raise her adolescent son in 1979 California.
Starring: Annette Bening, Elle Fanning, Greta Gerwig, Lucas Jade Zumann, Billy Crudup