Arts

Art Installation ribbon cutting ceremony with the 11th Street Bridge Park

Date: 
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 10:00am
Art Installation ribbon cutting ceremony with the 11th Street Bridge Park

September 29th from 10am-11am 

We are proud to partner with the Anacostia Arts Center on a lighted art installation connecting east of the river neighborhoods to Anacostia Park, the river and the future Bridge Park. Large frames will feature photographs by Ward 7 artist Bruce McNeil. Join us for an official ribbon cutting with councilmembers, sponsors and local VIPs! Short remarks will be held off Aviation Drive at the corner of Good Hope Road SE just inside Anacostia Park.

 

Event Location: 1150 Good Hope Road SE Washington, DC 20020

Event Type: 
Art Display
Subject: 
Arts
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Education
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Health
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Recreation
Age: 
Early childhood
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Youth
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Teen
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Adult
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Senior
Cost: 
Free

CELEBRATE! Grand opening of the new playground with KaBooom!

Date: 
Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 11:00am - 3:00pm
CELEBRATE! Grand opening of the new playground with KaBooom!

Come to PLAYce for Kids Day! Celebrate the grand opening of the new playground at THEARC on October 21 from 11am-3pm. 

 

We will have fun activities for kids and families including games, music, food and more. Special guests to include  DC city officials and players from the Washington Wizards and Washington Capitals!  

 

Saturday, October 21, 2017

THEARC 1901 Mississippi Ave SE

11am – 3pm 

Event Type: 
Play
Subject: 
Arts
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Education
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Health
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Recreation
Age: 
Early childhood
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Youth
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Teen
Age: 
Adult
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Senior
Cost: 
Free

DANCING BEFORE THE KING

Date: 
Saturday, December 9, 2017 - 5:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
DANCING BEFORE THE KING

Victory Praise Company presents its 4th Annual Christmas program, DANCING BEFORE THE KING, on December 9th at 5 pm (doors open at 4:30 pm). This program is for the entire family to enjoy. 

Event Type: 
Music Performance
Subject: 
Arts
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Education
Age: 
Early childhood
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Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
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Senior
Cost: 
Paid

Public Meeting for the 11th Street Bridge Park

Date: 
Monday, September 18, 2017 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Public Meeting for the 11th Street Bridge Park

On September 18th, we are partnering with DDOT to host a public meeting to showcase refined design concepts and gather comments from the community. As a Bridge Park partner, we would love for you to attend and share your support for this community-driven civic space! Please note, this event does not take place at THEARC. 

What: Public Meeting for the 11th Street Bridge Park

When: Monday, September 18, 2017

Event Type: 
Meeting
Subject: 
Arts
Subject: 
Recreation
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

Broadway Baby Boomers presents..."Hairspray" The Musical

Date: 
Friday, July 14, 2017 - 6:30pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater

Children ages 5-14 are showcasing a Broadway musical production of Hairspray!

Event Type: 
Play
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid

Garden Concert Series, Vol. 1

Date: 
Sunday, July 2, 2017 - 5:00pm - 8:30pm
Location: 
THEARC Farm
Garden Concert Series, Vol. 1

Flowers, faeries, and garden gnomes! This is your invitation to attend the premiere event in a series of concerts to be held at gardens and farms throughout the city. THEARC Farm is our first host, located at 1901 Mississippi Ave. SE (at the bottom of the hill, behind the parking lot). 

Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid

Anacostia Diaspora Group presents...the 2017 Summer Breeze Jazz Concert

Date: 
Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: 
Recital Hall
Anacostia Diaspora Group presents...the 2017 Summer Breeze Jazz Concert

2017 Summer Breeze Jazz Concert featuring the Tamara Wellons & Band! Refreshments served from 1-2pm.

Event Type: 
Concert
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid

Asa Academy presents...Women of the Bible

Date: 
Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater

 

The Asa Academy & Company Dance School presents its spring recital...Women of the Bible! 

Event Type: 
Dance Performance
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid

The 2017 Lotus and Water Lily Festival at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

Date: 
Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
The 2017 Lotus and Water Lily Festival at Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

*Please note this is an OFF CAMPUS event."

Find Your Park in the wild wetlands of Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens at the annual Lotus and Water Lily Festival! Celebrate global culture with FREE activities for the whole family:
See a spectacular display of lotus and water lilies in full bloom!
Enjoy gardening workshops & traditional Asian & African dancing performances! 

Event Type: 
Family Event
Subject: 
Arts
Subject: 
Recreation
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

Asa Academy and Company Dance School presents... Women of The Bible

Date: 
Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater

$15 General Admission (Children 5+ require a ticket)

 

Event Type: 
Dance Performance
Subject: 
Arts
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid