Washington DC USA

SEARCH WASHINGTON DC:

Search


Washington DC Events Calendar

Welcome to the Washington DC Events Calendar. A daily event service listing the latest and greatest additions to the Washington DC Events Web site community.

Thursday, October 27

< October 26 Events October 28 Events >
View by Category:

Sponsored Events

Markoff's Haunted Forest 11690
Markoff's Haunted Forest Halloween event starts on Friday the 1st of October. Get a Halloween scare early! Walk down a dimly lit forest trail and encounter the chain saw man and 12 other scenes. There are Haunted Hayrides, a Haunted Bus, Spider Walk climbing wall, Bat Flight zip line, Death Jump trapeze and bonfires & food too. Oct. 1,2,8, 9,15,16,21,22,23,28,29,30 & 31. From 6:30-9:30pm Thurs.& Sun. and 6:30-10:30pm Fri. and Sat. Go through Poolesville, MD on Route 107 and turn right onto Martinsburg Rd. Driveway is 300 yards on left. Price is $20 first 2 nights and $25 all others. See www.calleva.org for specific info. 301 216-1248. Markoff 's Haunted Forest -Best scare in the area!


MHF is in its 18th year and was rated as one of the top 13 Halloween attractions in the U.S. last year by AOL City Guide. In 2006, The Markoff's Haunted Forest was featured on the front page of the Washington Post.


Last year, we had approximately 20,000 adults and children from Metropolitan Washington walk down our scary forest trail and try our many activities in the staging area, the "circle."


As you know, we are Calleva and The Markoff's Haunted Forest is a fund raiser for our camp. We are a non-profit camp with an office in Poolesville, Maryland and our farm in Dickerson, MD.


We give youth scholarships to our camp and bring youth in the Phoenix School (drug and alcohol rehabilitation) to our camp for high adventure/esteem building activities.
Hosted By: Calleva Outdoor Adventure
Time: 100AM - 1030PM (ends on Monday, Oct 31) Cost: $25
Location: 19120 Martinsburg Rd., Dickerson, Maryland 20842
More Details... Share this event: Click to share this event on Twitter
 

Arts

ArtJamz: Creative Spirits Session I 13646
Forget ghosts, ghouls and apparitions, for some people just the thought of painting is enough to scare them senseless. We say embrace it. All-you-can-drink wine, beer and vitaminwater for 3.5 hours, hors d'oeuvres, great music, artsy hosts, the company of other intrepid painters, and a 22 x 28 canvas that you get to paint and keep, tickets $65. Silly Halloween costumes encouraged. Lamont Bishop Gallery.
Hosted By: ArtJamz
Time: 630PM - 1000PM Cost: $65
Location: 1314 9th Street NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001
More Details... Share this event: Click to share this event on Twitter
 

Comedy

Otto & George - First DC Appearance 13283
From "The Howard Stern Show", "The David Letterman Show", Showtime, HBO and "The Aristocrats." The dynamic and brazen duo bring the funny to Halloween. Within seconds of hitting the stage Otto's mannequin George comes to life with a explosive barrage of insults that would make a truck driver blush. No matter what you think you've seen or heard before, you have never seen anything as the outrageous, edgy Otto & George.
Hosted By: Riot Act Comedy Theater
Time: 830PM - 1030PM Cost: $17-$20
Location: 801 E Street, NW (Penn Quarter), Washington, District of Columbia 20004
More Details... Share this event: Click to share this event on Twitter
 
Cinematic Titanic 13410
Continuing the tradition of riffing on the unfathomable, the horribly great, and the just plain cheesy movies from the past, Cinematic Titanic Live brings the original creator and cast of the Peabody award winning cult-classic television series Mystery Science Theater 3000 (MST3K) to a live theatrical setting, with Joel Hodgson, Trace Beaulieu, J. Elvis Weinstein, Frank Conniff, and Mary Jo Pehl.
Hosted By: Lisner Auditorium
Time: 800PM - 1000PM Cost: $25, $35; GW Students and Alumni: $10, $20 at the
Location: 730 21st Street NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20052
More Details... Share this event: Click to share this event on Twitter
 

Community

Volunteers Needed - Phoenix Rising Meal Program 12005
Franconia United Methodist Church is part of a group of churches that serves a nutritious bagged meal to homeless people along the Route One corridor in Alexandria. All ages can help prepare and assemble the bag lunches and assist in delivery. We deliver the meals the fourth Friday of the month at 5:30 pm, and we prepare the meals on the day before (Thursdays) at 6:30 pm. Call 703 971-5151 or admin@franconiaumc.org.
Hosted By: Franconia United Methodist Church
Time: 630PM - 0530PM Cost: FREE
Location: 6037 Franconia Road, Alexandria, Virginia 22310
More Details... Share this event: Click to share this event on Twitter
 
Roundtable Discussion: The Puerto Rico Status Question 13498
A roundtable discussion on the political status of Puerto Rico, led by Franklin D. Lopez, former state-democratic chair of Puerto Rico; Marcos Rigau, lawyer and former senator of the Popular Democratic Party; and Eric Negron, lawyer and leading member of the Independence Party will be followed by a reception to follow at the Katzen Arts Center. The event is sponsored by the American University Museum and the Center for Latin American and Latino Studies.
Hosted By: American University Museum
Time: 630PM - 0730PM Cost: FREE
Location: 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20016
More Details... Share this event: Click to share this event on Twitter
 

Fund Raisers

DC CANCER JAMS with RAHEEM DEVAUGHN AND FRIENDS 13650
An evening of live music with Raheem Devaughn and Friends.
Hosted By: DC CANCER CONSORTIUM
Time: 700PM - 1000PM Cost: VISIT WWW.DCCANCERANSWERS.ORG FOR TICKET INFO
Location: 1208 U ST. NW, WASHINGTON DC, District of Columbia
More Details... Share this event: Click to share this event on Twitter
 

Happy Hours

Drink DC Launch Party at Smith Commons 13725
Come out to party! We are excited to invite everyone who loves fine drinks and great deals to our official Drink DC Launch Party. On Thursday, October 27, we'll be holding it down at Smith Commons from 7-11 PM, and there is absolutely no cover charge.
Hosted By: Drink DC
Time: 700PM - 1100PM Cost: FREE
Location: 1245 H Street NE, Washington, District of Columbia
More Details... Share this event: Click to share this event on Twitter
 

Music

Window Show with Phoebe Novak, Mike Novak 13533
Live music and drink specials. Age limit:21+
Hosted By:
Time: 900PM - 1200AM Cost: FREE
Location: Downstairs Window, 1934 9th Street NW, Washington, District of Columbia
More Details... Share this event: Click to share this event on Twitter
 

Singles

First-Timers Seated Speed Dating 13585
Join Professionals in the City for a Speed Dating event we are offering specifically for people who have never speed dated before. This is a great opportunity for first timers to try out speed dating and meet lots of other first timers in the process! Use Promo Code DCPages10-27C in your order. The Promo Code is good for $5 off of the event only for tickets purchased in advance.
Hosted By: Professionals in the City
Time: 700PM - 0900PM Cost: $30
Location: Chi-Cha Lounge 1624 U Street NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20009
More Details... Share this event: Click to share this event on Twitter
 

 

< October 26 Events October 28 Events >
JUMP TO:

 

Event Planning Resources

November Events
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30
December Events
S M T W T F S
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31

Upcoming Events

Where To Stay In DC

Arrival Date
Number of Nights
Number of Adults