New York City Marathon
Enjoy a warm cup of apple cider while watching the 35,000+ athletes run the 33rd annual New York Marathon.
Venetian Glass Designed by Italian Architect Carlo Scarpa
The exhibition features nearly 300 carefully selected works that highlight Scarpa’s significant contribution to the art of Venetian glass.
Bryant Park Block Party November
Have a taste of New York City culture by attending one of New York’s popular street fairs.
24 Hour Plays on Broadway to Benefit Urban Arts Partnership
Isaac Julien: Ten Thousand Waves
24 actors, 6 writers, and 6 directors risk their sanity and their reputations in 6 short plays written and rehearsed in a single day!
Centered around the tragic 2004 drowning of 20 Chinese cockle pickers off the coast of Britain, this 55-minute film is beautiful meditation on Chinese culture, history and myths all projected onto nine double-sided screens in the museum's atrium.
OH SUGAR! THE MAGICAL TRANSFORMATION FROM CANE TO CANDY
A sweet exhibition focusing on Philadelphia’s candy manufacturing history. The show is created and curated by the founders of the city’s iconic ice creamery, The Franklin Fountain. (215) 413-8655
The Jurassic age surfaces in Philadelphia at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University with the six-month-long exhibition Dinosaurs Unearthed. In a multi-sensory experience, see life-size, animatronic dinosaurs, as well as skeletons, fossil casts, real specimens and tons of interactive elements
One Day in Pompeii
Travel back in time to explore the daily life — and tragic end — of the ancient Roman city of Pompeii as The Franklin Institute hosts One Day in Pompeii, a blockbuster traveling exhibition. The immersive exhibition includes hundreds of incredible artifacts and a formidable CGI experience that transports visitors back to the earth-shattering natural disaster.
Beyond The Paint: Philadelphia’s Mural Arts
Started as part of the Philadelphia Anti-Graffiti Network in 1984, the Mural Arts Program has established itself as a global leader in the public arts arena. Beyond The Paint: Philadelphia’s Mural Arts at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts celebrates the work of 30 years of community-engaged art creation in Philadelphia. Through this inspirational and innovative organization, thousands of residents have participated in the creation of more than 3,600 murals—a testament to the talent in the city and the power of community.
Exquisitely Evil: Up Close and Personal with the Bond Villains
Yoga: The Art of Transformation
Fans of the 007 agent, James Bond, will appreciate the Exquisitely Evil: 50 years of Bond Villains exhibit at the International Spy Museum.
Through sculpture and paintings this exhibition explores the meaning of transforming body and consciousness and its profound philosophical foundations.
FotoWeekDC - 2013 FESTIVAL
A week-long photography festival showcasing the best in fine art photography, photojournalism and more, FotoWeekDC includes outstanding exhibits, seminars, lectures and special events.
A Christmas Carol
Join the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future as they lead the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge on a journey of transformation and redemption.
The Washington Auto Show
The 2014 Washington Auto Show not only symbolizes the brightest and boldest dreams of the auto industry but marks the show’s transformation over the years.
Mariinsky Ballet: Swan Lake
St. Petersburg's historic Mariinsky Ballet presents its signature staging of Tchaikovsky's mysterious, lyrical, and dramatic Swan Lake, hailed by the San Francisco Chronicle as "a vision of Romantic ballet heaven."
Peter and the Starcatcher
A wildly theatrical, hilarious and innovative retelling of how a miserable orphan came to be The Boy Who Never Grew Up, upends the century-old legend of Peter Pan.
The Washington Ballet: The Jazz/Blues Project
Americana at its finest – the iconic music of Etta James and Charlie "Bird" Parker and world-class dance come together in Trey McIntyre's Blue Until June and Val Caniparoli's Bird's Nest.
Jazz at LACMA
Jazz at LACMA features the art of jazz as practiced by leading Southern California artists.
In Focus: Architecture
Drawn from the J. Paul Getty Museum's collection, this exhibition surveys the history of architectural photography through images of sacred and secular structures, picturesque environments, abstracted spaces, and conceptual forms.
American Film Institute Film Festival (AFI FEST)
AFI FEST presented by Audi takes place each fall in Hollywood, California.
The American Film Institute's annual celebration of international cinema from modern masters and emerging filmmakers, AFI FEST features nightly red-carpet galas, special screenings, conversations and tributes.
DIEM by West Hollywood
DIEM, Design Intersects Everything Made, is a one-day symposium to inspire, educate and encourage integral design.
Masterpieces of Chinese Painting 700-1900
Some of the earliest surviving Chinese paintings are displayed for this major exhibition.
Regent Street Motor Show
The street is closed to traffic for this impressive display of classic cars.
ATP World Tour Finals
The world's best tennis players descend upon London for eight days of matches.
London Jazz Festival
World class jazz is brought to numerous London locations.
West End VIP Shopping Day
Shoppers can roam freely on traffic free streets and enjoy a number of special promotions.
Hyde Park Winter Wonderland
The park is transformed into a magical world of rides, stalls and an ice rink.