Washington, D.C.

You're viewing a list of 483 past events in Washington, D.C.. Events published before May 2013 can be found in our archives.

Spanish Illustrators: The Color of Optimism
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Spanish Illustrators: The Color of Optimism

An exhibition on a young generation of Spanish illustrators who represent a global reference for their creativity.

Apr 21 – Jun 26, 2016

Hilary Hahn plays Antón García Abril
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Hilary Hahn plays Antón García Abril

Grammy-winning violinist premieres a set of new works by Spanish composer Antón García Abril.

Apr 19, 2016

La Novia, Argentina and Marshland at FILMFEST DC
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

La Novia, Argentina and Marshland at FILMFEST DC

Filmfest DC celebrates its 30th anniversary with a new lineup of features, documentaries, and shorts representing the best cinema from around the globe.

Apr 14 – Apr 24, 2016

Celebrating Cervantes: A Dialogue between Edith Grossman and William Egginton
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Celebrating Cervantes: A Dialogue between Edith Grossman and William Egginton

On the occasion of the 400 anniversary of Cervantes’ death, renowned translator Edith Grossman and literary scholar William Egginton will discuss the author’s life, works and influence on world literature.

Apr 12, 2016

Celebration of Mario Vargas Llosa
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Celebration of Mario Vargas Llosa

A Library of Congress celebration of the life and work of Peruvian-Spanish author Mario Vargas Llosa on the occasion of the conferral of The Library of Congress Living Legend Award.

Apr 11, 2016

Stockholm at AACIA Film Showcase
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Stockholm at AACIA Film Showcase

SPAIN arts & culture presents this romantic drama by Rodrigo Sorogoyen as part of the Ibero-American Film Showcase 2016.

Apr 6, 2016

A reading with Manuel Vilas and Ana merino
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

A reading with Manuel Vilas and Ana merino

As part of their three-week residency at Dickinson College, award-winning Spanish writers Ana Merino and Manuel Vilas will read from their works and discuss the state of Spanish poetry and literature.

Apr 6, 2016

The Art of Conservation: Protecting & Preserving our Cultural Heritage
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

The Art of Conservation: Protecting & Preserving our Cultural Heritage

A EUNIC Washington D.C. conference on the critical role of conservation and restoration in the preservation of our rich cultural heritage.

Apr 4, 2016

Antología de la Zarzuela: Music from Spain
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Antología de la Zarzuela: Music from Spain

An evening of musical treasures from Spain with the Pan American Symphony Orchestra (PASO).

Mar 20, 2016

Crumbs at New African Film Festival
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Crumbs at New African Film Festival

Miguel Llansó’s postapocalyptic sci-fi romance, a Spain-Ethiopia-Finland co-production, premieres at the 10th annual New African Film Festival.

Mar 15 – Mar 17, 2016

Hinds at U Street Music Hall
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Hinds at U Street Music Hall

The all-female Madrid-based band Hinds is back in the U.S. to present their album Leave Me Alone.

Mar 10, 2016

Even The Rain at Flamenco Festival
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Even The Rain at Flamenco Festival

Screening of Icíar Bollaín’s film Even the Rain at GW Lisner Auditorium.

Mar 9, 2016

Flamenco Festival 2016 in Washington, D.C.
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Flamenco Festival 2016 in Washington, D.C.

Flamenco Festival 2016 presents Spain’s finest dancers and singers on its thirteenth anniversary for a celebration of Flamenco that is stirringly authentic while challenging the conventions of the form.

Mar 8 – Mar 19, 2016

Vicente Amigo 2016 U.S. Tour in Washington, D.C.
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Vicente Amigo 2016 U.S. Tour in Washington, D.C.

A transcendent performer, composer and producer, award-winning guitarist Vicente Amigo comes to Washington D.C this march on his first major tour of the United States.

Mar 6, 2016

Flamenco Vivo: Poema de Andalucia
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Flamenco Vivo: Poema de Andalucia

New York-based Flamenco Vivo is a premier flamenco and Spanish dance company celebrating its 32nd season.

Mar 4, 2016

Dirty Wolves at Washington Jewish Film Festival
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Dirty Wolves at Washington Jewish Film Festival

The Washington Jewish Film Festival (WJFF) the largest Jewish film festivals in North America will be held on February 24 - March 6.

Feb 27 – Mar 2, 2016