Visit the National Menorah (Lighting Ceremony Dec 18th) and Christmas Tree (Lighting Ceremony Nov 30th)
These celebratory symbols will be on display on the White House Ellipse until January 1st.
- Who: Everyone! Plus, paths are paved with asphalt and easily accessible for wheelchairs and strollers.
- When: Until January 8th, Including Holidays from 5:30 until 12/8 then 5:00 pm until 10:00 pm (ticket by 9:15)
- Cost: From $16 to $18 (does not reflect additional Eventbrite fees)
What: Two and a half miles of light displays
Who: Everyone, including Grinches
Dates: Opens Nov 11th. Daily until Jan 8th (Holiday Village until 1/1)
Hours: Mon-Thu 5:30pm – 9:30pm and Fri-Sun/Holidays 5:30pm – 10:00pm
Cost: $30 Online (plus $2.80 fee) or you can purchase tickets upon arrival from the entrance booth for $40.
DC Winter Lantern Festival
Did you miss the Chinese New Year Lanterns at the Kennedy Center this year? Don't fret! Many beautiful lanterns will make an appearance at this extraordinary display in Tysons, Virginia through February 12, 2023 at the Lerner Town Square, Tysons II.
Free public parking nearby or pay $10 for onsite parking.
Ice skating is open 5-10pm daily until January 1st. Ice skating will remain open Jan 7th - Feb 26th on weekends and holidays 11am - 5pm. Come see the magic of holiday Ice & Lights. You can get tickets for The Village and/or Ice Skating. Tickets are not refundable, but the park service provides easy to follow instructions for transferring. (NOTE: The light display will end Jan 1st, but when skating re-opens on the 7th, admission will be $14.07.)