What to Do in Nearby Washington D.C. this February

Feb 13, 2019 12:39:33 PM / by Collington Care Consultant

Being cooped up indoors can be harmful to your physical health. It is important to get up and get moving even when it is freezing outside! We know that when the weather gets rough people try to avoid it but check out a few events going on in nearby D.C. starting this February.


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D.C. is a major sports town, with sporting events taking place throughout the year. In February, both the Washington Wizards, our basketball team, and the Washington Capitals, our hockey team, are in season.


Wizards – The Wizards play at Capital One Arena in the Gallery Place/Chinatown neighborhood, with plenty of bars and restaurants nearby for enjoying before or after the game. Check out the schedule and look for discounted tickets

Capitals – The Capitals share the Capital One Area with the Wizards! The Capitals will take the ice at home in February.


Kennedy Center

The Kennedy Center is our national cultural center and a memorial to President John F. Kennedy. There are performances 7 days a week, 365 days a year from opera to ballet, musical theatre, comedy, music, and more!


Take a Lunch or Dinner Cruise

A unique way to see the memorials is from the Potomac River and with enclosed decks and meals included, brunch and dinner cruises are a great option for the colder winter months.

Washington DC Lunch Cruise includes sightseeing tour, brunch and live DJ for an enjoyable afternoon regardless of the temperatures. You’ll be able to see the Washington Monument, Lincoln and Jefferson Memorials, Kennedy Center, Alexandria and more.


Intersections Festival

Atlas Performing Arts Center on H Street NE celebrates the 10th year of the Intersections festival in 2019. This is a local arts festival that brings art and real world together in a community setting for a real local vibe with incredible art, music, dance and more.

You’ll find Family Fun Days February 23 & March 2 from 9:00-12:00 PM with both free and ticketed performances and a craft station. Festival run dates are February 21st to March 3rd. 


Big Apple Circus


Enjoy an evening under the big top for this one ring circus. You’ll see clowns, dancing dogs, tightrope walkers and contortionists. The small circus setting means you’re never far from the action.

This highly rated family event will be at National Harbor from February 14th through March 2019. 



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Info on Events and More from: https://freetoursbyfoot.com/february-in-dc/ 

Topics: senior living, Activities, CCRC