DC’s Top Fall Concerts & Festivals We Can't Wait To Attend

DC is a great city for music and festivals, with plenty of shows and activities to pick from every week. Here are our top five upcoming concerts and festivals to attend during your trip to DC this fall.

Bruno Mars

Don’t miss out on a chance to see hitmaker Bruno Mars during his stop in DC, where he’ll be touring for his most recent album, 24k Magic. The pop icon is known for hits like “Locked Out of Heaven” and “Treasure” and is sure to put on a fun show that’ll get the audience singing along.

September 29, 2017
8 PM
Verizon Center

Taste of DC

If you’re all about finding the next hot restaurant in every town you visit, you’ll love Taste of DC. The annual culinary festival brings together chefs from all around the city into one venue, meaning you can walk around and sample different dishes and drinks from all the restaurants and bars you’ve been dying to try.

October 7-8, 2017


Having made her name with her first album Badlands, and her number one hit single “Closer,” Halsey is definitely an artist you’ll want to see live. Catch her on tour for her latest album and see her perform at DC’s Verizon Center venue.

October 9, 2017
7 PM
Verizon Center

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill

Country stars Tim McGraw and Faith Hill will stop by DC this fall as part of their joint tour, Soul2Soul. Fans of either of the singers will love getting to see the two icons performing their solo hits like “She’s My Kind of Rain” and “Lost,” as well as their duets.

October 13, 2017
7:30 PM
Verizon Center

Maryland Renaissance Festival

Want to find a fun, unique activity to keep both you and the kids entertained? Head over to the Maryland Renaissance Festival this fall. You’ll be able to try out plenty of themed activities, including seeing a joust and watching stage productions.

August 26, 27; September: 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, 24, 30; October: 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22
1821 Crownsville Road, Annapolis, MD 21401