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Sample Wines & Local History on the All-Inclusive Monticello Wine Trail Tour

at Fruits & Roots Wine Tours - Town Center of Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sat, December 30
FULL PRICE: $250
OFFER PRICE: $175

Virginia is home to both exquisite local wineries and rich historical landmarks -- and the Monticello Wine Trail Tour brings the two together in an extraordinary pairing that's a perfect unique way to... [more+]

Virginia is home to both exquisite local wineries and rich historical landmarks -- and the Monticello Wine Trail Tour brings the two together in an extraordinary pairing that's a perfect unique way to spend the holiday season. This trip along the historic Monticello Wine Trail departs from Town Center of Virginia Beach and stops at wineries inspired by Thomas Jefferson's vision of winemaking. In addition to the wine tasting, this all-inclusive expedition features round-trip bus transportation, with complimentary continental breakfast and fruit mimosas, live historical entertainment, wine tasting at three of Virginia's most prominent wineries, shopping, sightseeing and lunch at Michie Tavern, a historic eatery that's been serving hungry travelers since 1784. [less-]

Explore Penn Quarter With Washington Walks

at Archives-Navy Memorial Metro Station, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

Join Washington Walks for a two-hour walking tour of Penn Quarter, where the 19th century meets the 21st and hip hotels, restaurants and loft apartments have sprung up amidst attractions like the Inte... [more+]

Join Washington Walks for a two-hour walking tour of Penn Quarter, where the 19th century meets the 21st and hip hotels, restaurants and loft apartments have sprung up amidst attractions like the International Spy Museum, National Portrait Gallery and Shakespeare Theatre. Visit the old U.S. Patent Office where newcomer Emile Berliner filed applications for the first microphone and disk record ever invented, the location where Italian stone carvers once worshipped (and where their descendants still enjoy espresso after Sunday Mass), the original Adas Israel Synagogue, which is now the Lillian and Albert Small Museum and more. [less-]

Comedian Zainab Johnson ("Last Comic Standing")

at Drafthouse Comedy Theater, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sat, November 25
FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

"Last Comic Standing" semi-finalist Zainab Johnson hits D.C.'s Drafthouse Comedy Theater, delivering her signature real-talk observational comedy. She's graced the stage at the Just For Laughs Festiva... [more+]

"Last Comic Standing" semi-finalist Zainab Johnson hits D.C.'s Drafthouse Comedy Theater, delivering her signature real-talk observational comedy. She's graced the stage at the Just For Laughs Festival in Montreal and "The Arsenio Hall Show" and was the breakout star from HBO's "All Def Comedy". Johnson's known for her candor, quick wit and unflappable swagger, cracking jokes about dating, body image, her Harlem upbringing and her large family of 12 siblings. [less-]

Family Holiday Classic "Frosty the Snowman"

at The Washington County Playhouse Dinner Theater and Children's Theater, Hagerstown
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sat, December 02
Sat, December 09
+ 2 more dates
Sat, November 25
Sat, December 02
Sat, December 09
Sat, December 16
Sat, December 23
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FULL PRICE: n/a
OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

The family holiday classic "Frosty the Snowman" comes to life on the stage at the Washington County Playhouse in Hagerstown. Frosty the Snowman makes a triumphant return and gets everyone in the holid... [more+]

The family holiday classic "Frosty the Snowman" comes to life on the stage at the Washington County Playhouse in Hagerstown. Frosty the Snowman makes a triumphant return and gets everyone in the holiday spirit! The hourlong musical is preceded by a snack lunch featuring your choice of a slice of oven baked cheese pizza or an all beef hot dog. [less-]

Visit the Capitol and Houses of Congress on a Two-Hour Walking Tour

at U.S. Capitol Grounds, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

This walking tour led by Washington Walks leads you around the exterior of the U.S. Capitol building, America's best-known symbol of democracy, and past the buildings housing America's legislative and... [more+]

This walking tour led by Washington Walks leads you around the exterior of the U.S. Capitol building, America's best-known symbol of democracy, and past the buildings housing America's legislative and judicial branches of government. While strolling through the Capitol's park-like setting, you will discover that "Capitol Hill" is indeed a high point on the Washington landscape, an appropriate setting for such important landmarks. You'll also make stops at such sights as The Library of Congress, the U.S. Botanic Garden, the U.S. Supreme Court and the memorial to General Ulysses S. Grant. The walk will conclude near the entrance to the U.S. Capitol Visitors Center, where you can explore the exhibits, browse in the bookstore or check on the availability of an interior tour. [less-]

"A Christmas Carol" Twist on the Holiday Favorite

at The Washington County Playhouse Dinner Theater and Children's Theater, Hagerstown
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Fri, December 01
Sat, December 02
+ 6 more dates
Sat, November 25
Fri, December 01
Sat, December 02
Sun, December 03
Fri, December 08
Sat, December 09
Sun, December 10
Fri, December 15
Sat, December 16
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FULL PRICE: $49.50
OFFER PRICE: $24.75

An original adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic tale of redemption and holiday cheer comes to the Washington County Playhouse Dinner Theater for the first time. "A Christmas Carol -- A Ghost Story ... [more+]

An original adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic tale of redemption and holiday cheer comes to the Washington County Playhouse Dinner Theater for the first time. "A Christmas Carol -- A Ghost Story of Christmas" is a haunting yet heartwarming -- and frequently very funny -- reimagining of the journey of miserly Ebenezer Scrooge and the three ghostly spirits that visit him on Christmas Eve. This adaptation of the classic tale puts the story's supernatural elements front and center for a high spirited and spooky production that prompted a critic for the Hartford "Advocate" to opine, "If Alfred Hitchcock had done "A Christmas Carol", he'd have done it exactly like this." [less-]

Obie-Winning Play "Top Girls"

at Keegan Theatre, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
Thu, November 30
+ 1 more dates
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
Thu, November 30
Fri, December 01
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FULL PRICE: $45
OFFER PRICE: $25

What is the meaning of success? That question is at the crux of Caryl Churchill's "Top Girls", the Obie Award-winning play making its premiere at the Keegan Theatre. This contemporary examination of a... [more+]

What is the meaning of success? That question is at the crux of Caryl Churchill's "Top Girls", the Obie Award-winning play making its premiere at the Keegan Theatre. This contemporary examination of a woman's role in society tells the story of a career-driven woman and the sacrifices she makes for her achievements. Featuring Churchill's famous dinner party scene placing five woman from five different historical periods, this powerful production explores the loss of humanity needed to attain power in a male-dominated environment. [less-]

Comedian Jon Dore ("Canada's Funny as Hell")

at Arlington Cinema 'N' Drafthouse, Arlington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sat, November 25
FULL PRICE: $20 - $25
OFFER PRICE: $10 - $12.50

Named one of "Variety"'s "10 Comics to Watch," Canadian comedian Jon Dore is renowned for his offbeat humor and unique bait-and-switch style. "Conan" viewers got a taste of that signature combo recent... [more+]

Named one of "Variety"'s "10 Comics to Watch," Canadian comedian Jon Dore is renowned for his offbeat humor and unique bait-and-switch style. "Conan" viewers got a taste of that signature combo recently when he walked onto the late-night stage to do standup (and sing!) shirtless, wearing an elaborate centaur costume. The host of HBO's "Canada's Funny as Hell", Dore's also worked comedy festivals and club crowds throughout North America. Now, the puckish rising star is headlining two nights' worth of shows at Arlington Cinema 'N' Drafthouse (where he will "probably" be dressed as a human). [less-]

Ghosts of Georgetown Walking Tour -- A Haunted Trek Through DC

at The Old Stone House, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
Thu, November 30
+ 27 more dates
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
Thu, November 30
Sat, December 02
Thu, December 07
Sat, December 09
Thu, December 14
Sat, December 16
Thu, December 21
Sat, December 23
Thu, December 28
Sat, December 30
Thu, January 04
Sat, January 06
Thu, January 11
Sat, January 13
Thu, January 18
Sat, January 20
Thu, January 25
Sat, January 27
Thu, February 01
Sat, February 03
Thu, February 08
Sat, February 10
Thu, February 15
Sat, February 17
Thu, February 22
Sat, February 24
Thu, March 01
Sat, March 03
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FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

DC By Foot presents a walking tour featuring the Ghosts of Georgetown. Among the historic streets, manicured gardens and Victorian row houses of one of Washington, D.C.'s finest neighborhoods lie deep... [more+]

DC By Foot presents a walking tour featuring the Ghosts of Georgetown. Among the historic streets, manicured gardens and Victorian row houses of one of Washington, D.C.'s finest neighborhoods lie deep, dark secrets about a forgotten past. Come along to hear about the ghosts and spirits that still haunt the nation's capital ... if you dare. You'll hear a historian's take on all of the curses, eerie coincidences and hauntings that make up the darker side of days gone by in this pre-Revolutionary town. [less-]

"The Nutcracker": The Fairfax Ballet

at W.T. Woodson High School, Fairfax
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
FULL PRICE: $23 - $26
OFFER PRICE: $12 - $13

The Fairfax Ballet's performance of Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" has been a beloved D.C.-area holiday tradition for more than two decades. This famed yuletide ballet tells the story of a young Clara... [more+]

The Fairfax Ballet's performance of Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker" has been a beloved D.C.-area holiday tradition for more than two decades. This famed yuletide ballet tells the story of a young Clara, a girl who receives a magical nutcracker toy one Christmas Eve and dreams that he comes to life. Together they experience a grand adventure that takes them through an epic battle with the Mouse King to the Sugar Plum Fairy's magical Kingdom of Sweets. This always-engaging production features professional guest artists, along with company dancers and students from the Russell School of Ballet. [less-]

Tour the Capital Sites on the Washington D.C. Unveiled Electric Roadster Tour

at L'Enfant Plaza, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
+ 9 more dates
Sat, November 25
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
Sun, November 26
Mon, November 27
Mon, November 27
Tue, November 28
Tue, November 28
Wed, November 29
Wed, November 29
Thu, November 30
Thu, November 30
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FULL PRICE: $56
OFFER PRICE: $28 - $33

If a full day of walking the National Mall and visiting the D.C. monuments sounds exhausting, skip the crowded sidewalks and cruise around in a slick electric roadster. You'll get to visit all the sit... [more+]

If a full day of walking the National Mall and visiting the D.C. monuments sounds exhausting, skip the crowded sidewalks and cruise around in a slick electric roadster. You'll get to visit all the sites on your list while getting first-class treatment as your Urban Adventures tour guide shuttles you between the Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Martin Luther King, Jr. and Abraham Lincoln memorials, while providing the inside scoop on the White House, Capitol Building and Smithsonian Museum. During your guided tour of just over two hours, you'll also get great tips on other things to see in D.C., plus suggestions for the best places to eat and drink in the capital. [less-]

"A Child's Christmas in Wales"

at Undercroft Theatre, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
+ 15 more dates
Sat, November 25
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
Thu, November 30
Fri, December 01
Sat, December 02
Sat, December 02
Sun, December 03
Thu, December 07
Fri, December 08
Sat, December 09
Sat, December 09
Sun, December 10
Thu, December 14
Fri, December 15
Sat, December 16
Sat, December 16
Sun, December 17
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FULL PRICE: $50 - $60
OFFER PRICE: $30

Holiday memories are treasured, but not always reliably reported. That's the theme of "A Child's Christmas in Wales & Other Stories," an evening of works adapted from Dylan Thomas, Charles Dickens, AA... [more+]

Holiday memories are treasured, but not always reliably reported. That's the theme of "A Child's Christmas in Wales & Other Stories," an evening of works adapted from Dylan Thomas, Charles Dickens, AA Milne, Louisa May Alcott and others, now receiving its world premiere in a warm and nostalgic production courtesy of the Washington Stage Guild at the Undercroft Theatre in DC. [less-]

Politics & Pints Capitol Hill Walking Tour

at US Capitol Building, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
Mon, November 27
+ 3 more dates
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
Mon, November 27
Tue, November 28
Wed, November 29
Thu, November 30
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FULL PRICE: $30
OFFER PRICE: $15

On the Politics & Pints Capitol Hill Tour, you'll explore the historic Capitol Hill neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Discover the birthplace of American government while seeing iconic landmarks and le... [more+]

On the Politics & Pints Capitol Hill Tour, you'll explore the historic Capitol Hill neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Discover the birthplace of American government while seeing iconic landmarks and learning fascinating history on this two-hour walking tour. Cap it all off by grabbing a drink in the city's oldest commercial district. [less-]

Felonious Munk's Journey From Prison to Primetime

at Woolly Mammoth Theatre, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
+ 4 more dates
Sat, November 25
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
Sun, November 26
Tue, November 28
Wed, November 29
Thu, November 30
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FULL PRICE: $41 - $64
OFFER PRICE: $24.60 - $38.40

It's tough to break into comedy -- and even tougher when you're starting out as an ex-drug dealer fresh off a six-year stint in state prison. Against all odds, in a country where the deck is more ofte... [more+]

It's tough to break into comedy -- and even tougher when you're starting out as an ex-drug dealer fresh off a six-year stint in state prison. Against all odds, in a country where the deck is more often than not stacked against a black man trying to get ahead, Felonious Munk did just that, first earning a six-figure position in corporate America before turning his attentions to comedy and landing a recurring guest spot on "The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore". In "Nothing to Lose (But Our Chains)", Munk takes to the stage at Washington, D.C.'s Woolly Mammoth Theatre with a cast of Chicago's sharpest comics to tell the harrowing and hilarious story of his story of breaking away from the street and into comedy. [less-]

"The Nutcracker": Magical and Beloved Holiday Ballet From Ballet Theatre of Maryland

at Bowie Center for the Performing Arts, Bowie
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
FULL PRICE: $30 - $52
OFFER PRICE: $10 - $20

With eye-popping costumes, stirring choreography and Tchaikovsky's timeless score, Ballet Theatre of Maryland's performance of "The Nutcracker" will enchant the entire family. This annual holiday ball... [more+]

With eye-popping costumes, stirring choreography and Tchaikovsky's timeless score, Ballet Theatre of Maryland's performance of "The Nutcracker" will enchant the entire family. This annual holiday ballet tells the story of a young girl named Clara who receives a magical nutcracker doll one Christmas Eve and sets out on a wondrous journey to the Land of the Snow and the Kingdom of Sweets. Bowie Center for the Performing Arts is the perfect place to experience this much-beloved production that always dazzles with its battling mice, dancing snowflakes, waltzing flowers and the delightful Sugar Plum Fairy. [less-]

Post Thanksgiving Family Magic Show

at The Mayflower Hotel, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sat, November 25
FULL PRICE: $40 - $50
OFFER PRICE: $10 - $25

No, you're not hallucinating from all that Turkey Day tryptophan, these magicians are just that good. If you need a family activity while everyone's in town sharing food and gratitude, you'll be grate... [more+]

No, you're not hallucinating from all that Turkey Day tryptophan, these magicians are just that good. If you need a family activity while everyone's in town sharing food and gratitude, you'll be grateful for master magicians Mark Phillips and Barry Wood, who team up for some hilarious comedy magic at D.C.'s historic Mayflower Hotel. Once a year, the Comedy and Magic Society hosts top entertainers from across the country for this exclusive event. Mark Phillips brings the polished magic he has featured on cruise ships around the world, while Barry Wood proves why he's such a smash with families throughout the area. [less-]

Paul Morella Puts a Solo Spin on a Holiday Classic

at Olney Theatre Center - Mulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab, Olney
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
+ 3 more dates
Sat, November 25
Sat, November 25
Sun, November 26
Fri, December 01
Sat, December 02
Sun, December 03
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FULL PRICE: $40
OFFER PRICE: $20

Veteran D.C.-area actor Paul Morella ("The Pelican Brief", "The District", "The Wire") presents a fresh spin on Charles Dickens' beloved holiday tale in his one-man stage adaptation of "A Christmas Ca... [more+]

Veteran D.C.-area actor Paul Morella ("The Pelican Brief", "The District", "The Wire") presents a fresh spin on Charles Dickens' beloved holiday tale in his one-man stage adaptation of "A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas". Adapted from Dickens' original novella and reading tour, Morella's solo version transports you back to Victorian England and into the heart of this classic morality tale. Experience the unforgettable characters and vivid imagery as Charles Dickens originally intended -- in his own words -- and rediscover this timeless classic presented as a masterful solo performance. This critically acclaimed production at Olney Theatre Center has become a holiday must-see. [less-]

Hilarious Musical Parody "The Book of Merman"

at District of Columbia Arts Center, Washington
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Sat, November 25
FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: $12.50

If you're a mega fan of "The Book of Mormon", you'll definitely dig this silly twist on the outrageously blasphemous musical. "The Book of Merman" reworks the South Park creator-written story about tw... [more+]

If you're a mega fan of "The Book of Mormon", you'll definitely dig this silly twist on the outrageously blasphemous musical. "The Book of Merman" reworks the South Park creator-written story about two missionaries traveling to Africa to spread the word of Joseph Smith, changing the destination from Africa to the home of a musical theater icon. Here, the great Ethel will teach the missionaries a thing or two about Broadway magic, music and love. Catch the musical madness at the District of Columbia Arts Center. [less-]

An Obsession Scares Up Vampires in "St. Nicholas"

at Writer's Center, Bethesda
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Tue, November 28
Thu, November 30
+ 8 more dates
Sat, November 25
Tue, November 28
Thu, November 30
Sat, December 02
Sun, December 03
Wed, December 06
Fri, December 08
Sat, December 09
Tue, December 12
Thu, December 14
Sat, December 16
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FULL PRICE: $30
OFFER PRICE: $15

Now coming to the stage at the Writer's Center in Bethesda, this critically acclaimed one-man show asks the audience to question whether a Dublin theater critic really did run into vampires while chas... [more+]

Now coming to the stage at the Writer's Center in Bethesda, this critically acclaimed one-man show asks the audience to question whether a Dublin theater critic really did run into vampires while chasing a young actress in London. "St. Nicholas" springs from the brilliant mind of Irish playwright Conor McPherson ("The Weir", "The Night Alive") and stars master McPherson interpreter Steve Beall. [less-]

Cruise Past the National Monuments: Candlelight Dinner & Dancing

at Nina's Dandy, Alexandria
OFFER DATES:
Sat, November 25
Thu, November 30
Sat, December 02
+ 4 more dates
Sat, November 25
Thu, November 30
Sat, December 02
Sat, December 09
Sun, December 10
Sat, December 16
Fri, December 22
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FULL PRICE: $98 - $108
OFFER PRICE: $66 - $76

Cruise from historic Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, past the stunning national monuments and museums of DC, to Georgetown and back to Alexandria on Nina's Dandy Dinner Cruise. Soak in the sights, incl... [more+]

Cruise from historic Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, past the stunning national monuments and museums of DC, to Georgetown and back to Alexandria on Nina's Dandy Dinner Cruise. Soak in the sights, including Washington's famous cherry blossom trees -- a gift from Japan in 1912 -- and the Lincoln and Jefferson Memorials while enjoying a three-course meal by candlelight, served tableside, followed by dancing on the ship's elegant marble dance floor or under the stars on the upper deck. Live music welcomes you aboard and accompanies the dining experience. [less-]

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