Our weekend roundup has arrived!
The weekend is almost here, which means it's time for our roundup! Whether you're looking to jam out at a concert or explore new restaurants with friends, we've got what you need for a fun-filled weekend in the DMV!
Here's your weekend roundup for Friday, February 7, to Sunday, February 9.
National Symphony Orchestra DECLASSIFIED: Ben Folds Presents
Kennedy Center | 2700 F St. NW | Washington, D.C. | Friday
Classical music can seem stuffy to some—but not when Ben Folds is in charge! Kick back and relax to live music by Folds and a lineup of special guests as they bring a hip and casual approach to classical music. Guests can also enjoy concessions and drinks while they watch the show. Doors open at 8, and tickets start at $25. You can purchase them here!
The Barns at Wolf Trap | 1635 Trap Road | Vienna, VA | Friday-Sunday
The legendary songwriter and half of the duo Simon & Garfunkel is coming to Wolf Trap ... for a THREE-DAY stay! Witness Garfunkel's astounding talent and range as he performs "All I Know/A Heart in New York," "Perfect Moment," and Simon & Garfunkel's "Homeward Bound." An amazing night of music awaits you! Tickets start at $82. Order them here!
AEG Presents Tim and Eric
Lincoln Theatre | 1215 U St. NW | Washington, D.C. | Saturday
Enter the weird world of Tim and Eric for their 2020 Mandatory Attendance World Tour! Watch the comedy duo Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim bring "brand new spoofs, goofs, and insanity" they've become known for from their hit show on Adult Swim. Just be warned: it's about to get zany. Tickets are $47.50. Find out more here!
National Harbor's Restaurant Week
National Harbor | 165 Waterfront Street | National Harbor, MD | Various Dates
National Harbor's fantastic food scene will be on full display for Restaurant Week. Try delicious menus from over 18 restaurants, including Bobby McKey's Dueling Piano Bar, Voltaggio Brothers Steak House, Succotash, and more. You won't find deals like this at any other time! National Harbor Restaurant Week only runs through February 8, so don't wait! Make your reservation today!
Happy Birthday John Carlyle!: A 1760s Celebration
Carlyle House Historic Park | 121 N. Fairfax Street | Alexandria, VA | Saturday
Alexandria's founder is turning 300, and the Carlyle House is going to celebrate! Swing by the museum from 12 to 4 for a birthday bash filled with dancing, live music, tasty treats, and more. Event admission is free. Find out more here!
Valentine's Day Card Workshop
National Postal Museum | 2 Massachusetts Ave. NW | Washington, D.C. | Saturday-Sunday
Swing by the National Postal Museum for a fun and free Valentine's activity—making cards! The craft station will feature all the supplies you need—stickers, markers, and (of course!) postage stamps—to make your perfectly-unique Valentine's Day card. Don't forget to deliver it in their Spongebob Squarepants mailbox! The workshop is all ages and runs from 10 to 4 both days. Find out more here!
2020 FeBREWary Beer Fest Kickoff
Southern Belle Barn | 31239 E. Line Road | Delmar, MD | Friday
Maryland's biggest beer event of the year is kicking off at Southern Belle Barn! Beer-lovers can experience unlimited tastings of regional brews and bites from The Corner Grill—you'll have a complimentary sampling glass to get your money's worth. Advance tickets are $25 and $40 at the event; you only have until February 6 to buy them in advance, so don't wait! Purchase them here!
Occoquan Chocolate Walk
Occoquan Town Hall | 314 Mill Street | Occoquan, VA | Saturday
If you need to do some last-minute Valentine's Day shopping or just want an excuse to eat chocolate, this event is for you! From 11 to 4, shop from dozens of Occoquan vendors while sampling delicious chocolate and other goodies. There will also be a raffle for a $500 Occoquan Merchants Guild shopping spree—how sweet is that? Admission is free. Check it out here!
Baltimore's Timonium Motorcycle Show
Maryland State Fairgrounds | 2200 York Road | Lutherville, MD | Friday-Sunday
Rev those engines—Baltimore's Timonium Motorcycle Show is coming to town! Motorcycle enthusiasts can enjoy bike shows, swap meets, exhibits, tattoos, and more throughout the weekend-long convention. Plenty of fun for adults and kids alike, so bring out the whole family! Early Bird tickets are $20, children between 10-15 are $15, and kids under 10 are free; military discounts are also available. Find out more information here!
The Music Center at Strathmore | 5301 Tuckerman Lane | North Bethesda, MD | Friday
This Japanese drumming group is bringing the beats this Friday at the Strathmore! Witness their signature combination of traditional Japanese drumming and modern costume and choreography in an explosive performance. Audiences the world over are left awe-struck, so don't miss it! The show starts at 8 and tickets are $29-$69. Buy yours here!
What are you doing this weekend? Are there any events we missed? Share your plans with us in the comments!