During your upcoming winter trip to DC, you’ll want to explore the city’s nightlife and music scenes. With plenty of great bands, comedians and entertainers slated to play here in the coming months, your options will be plentiful Here are our recommendations for the top upcoming concerts to catch.
Don’t miss out on a chance to see rock legends The Killers live in concert at DC hotspot The Anthem this winter. The band, who initially broke through with their debut album Hot Fuss, will be on tour for their latest release, Wonderful Wonderful. You can expect this concert to be a mix of old favorites, like “Somebody Told Me,” along with new cuts from their most recent album.
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Looking for an intellectual performance piece that’ll leave you thinking hours after the curtains close? You’ll want to see soprano Kathleen Battle perform “Underground Railroad” at the Kennedy Center this winner. This stunning show, which also features Joel Martin accompanying Ms. Battle on the piano, includes a set of spirituals inspired by the songs of former slaves who were escaping to freedom via the Underground Railroad.
Sunday, January 25, 2018
NPR: Ask Me Another
Fans of the witty repartee and dialogue on NPR’s Ask Me Another will love getting the chance to see the trivia show live at the Warner Theatre. The show involves puzzles, word games, and chances to prove your trivia knowledge, making this a fun night out that you’ll definitely enjoy.
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Comedy fans should make sure to book tickets now for funnyman Adam Carolla’s upcoming show at DC’s Kennedy Center. Carolla, who is best-known for his highly popular podcast, will be staging his one-man show, based on his bestselling book, during which he muses about his personal experiences as he grew up.
Friday, February 9, 2018
The Kennedy Center
Legendary chanteuse Cher will be back in DC for a multi-night show at the MGM Casino this winter, so make sure to set aside a night to catch her in concert. The diva will play her best-loved hits, including “Believe”, at this glitzy, Vegas-style performance. If you’re looking for the perfect way to cap off a weekend in DC, a night out at this event is definitely something you’ll want to check out.
Saturday, February 17-Sunday, February 25, 2018
MGM National Harbour