Upcoming Events

Events at The Wharf

From all-day festivals on the piers to live music performances along Wharf Street, The Wharf always offers a fantastic lineup of things to do in Washington, DC. Join us for live music, waterfront workouts, art shows, boat parades, fireworks, and more!

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Sunset Cinema at The Wharf: Dreamgirls

calendar icon July 18, 2024
clock icon 7pm – 10pm
map marker icon Transit Pier

Get your family and friends together this summer for Sunset Cinema at The Wharf—free outdoor movies on Transit Pier presented by Pacifico Beer. On Thursdays through August 29, The Wharf will show a wide range of fan-favorite movies on our outdoor LED screen.

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Friday Night Dancing: Swing Dance (RESCHEDULED TO 7/19)

calendar icon July 19, 2024
clock icon 7pm – 9pm
map marker icon Transit Pier

Friday Night Dancing on Friday, July 12, 2024 has been rescheduled to Friday, July 19, 2024 due to inclement weather.

We’re combining the two best Friday night activities this summer: going dancing and enjoying cocktails al fresco. Join us for free themed dance nights with live music on Transit Pier on the second Friday in June, July, and August at 7pm. Each night will feature a different style of music and dancing.

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Brunch & Beats at The Wharf

calendar icon July 21, 2024
clock icon 3pm – 6pm
map marker icon Wharf Street

We’re turning up the volume on Sunday Brunch at The Wharf. Dig in at your favorite Wharf restaurant, then catch free live music throughout Wharf Street from 3pm-6pm.

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Rock the Dock at The Wharf featuring Uncle Jesse

calendar icon July 24, 2024
clock icon 7pm – 9pm
map marker icon Transit Pier

Summer never sounded better! Join us for free concerts on Transit Pier every Wednesday evening starting at 7pm. With R&B, Americana, Motown, Jazz, Reggae, and your favorite pop covers, there is something for everyone. Grab a snack and a Pacifico Beer and enjoy live music.  

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Sunset Cinema at The Wharf: King Richard

calendar icon July 25, 2024
clock icon 7pm – 10pm
map marker icon Transit Pier

Get your family and friends together this summer for Sunset Cinema at The Wharf—free outdoor movies on Transit Pier presented by Pacifico Beer. On Thursdays through August 29, The Wharf will show a wide range of fan-favorite movies on our outdoor LED screen.

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Shark Bites & Brews

calendar icon July 27, 2024
clock icon 5pm – 8pm
map marker icon Transit Pier

Shark Bites and Brews is back with shark-themed fun including a mechanical shark, a fintastic water slide, the infamous donut eating contest, games, live music from the 7 Deadlies Band, and ice cold Pacifico beer.

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Brunch & Beats at The Wharf

calendar icon July 28, 2024
clock icon 3pm – 6pm
map marker icon Wharf Street

We’re turning up the volume on Sunday Brunch at The Wharf. Dig in at your favorite Wharf restaurant, then catch free live music throughout Wharf Street from 3pm-6pm.

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Rock the Dock at The Wharf featuring So Fetch

calendar icon July 31, 2024
clock icon 7pm – 9pm
map marker icon Transit Pier

Summer never sounded better! Join us for free concerts on Transit Pier every Wednesday evening starting at 7pm. With R&B, Americana, Motown, Jazz, Reggae, and your favorite pop covers, there is something for everyone. Grab a snack and a Pacifico Beer and enjoy live music.  

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Sunset Cinema at The Wharf: Top Gun: Maverick

calendar icon Aug. 1, 2024
clock icon 7pm – 10pm
map marker icon Transit Pier

Get your family and friends together this summer for Sunset Cinema at The Wharf—free outdoor movies on Transit Pier presented by Pacifico Beer. On Thursdays through August 29, The Wharf will show a wide range of fan-favorite movies on our outdoor LED screen.

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Singalong Saturdays at The Wharf

calendar icon Aug. 3, 2024
clock icon 7pm – 9pm
map marker icon Transit Pier

Take karaoke night to the next level by performing your favorite song with a live band on the Transit Pier floating stage. Join The Wharf for Singalong Saturdays, free karaoke, on the first Saturday of June, July and August from 7pm-9pm.

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Brunch & Beats at The Wharf

calendar icon Aug. 4, 2024
clock icon 3pm – 6pm
map marker icon Wharf Street

We’re turning up the volume on Sunday Brunch at The Wharf. Dig in at your favorite Wharf restaurant, then catch free live music throughout Wharf Street from 3pm-6pm.

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Rock the Dock at The Wharf featuring Justin Trawick and The Common Good

calendar icon Aug. 7, 2024
clock icon 7pm – 9pm
map marker icon Transit Pier

Summer never sounded better! Join us for free concerts on Transit Pier every Wednesday evening starting at 7pm. With R&B, Americana, Motown, Jazz, Reggae, and your favorite pop covers, there is something for everyone. Grab a snack and a Pacifico Beer and enjoy live music.  

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Sunset Cinema at The Wharf: Boys in the Boat

calendar icon Aug. 8, 2024
clock icon 7pm – 10pm
map marker icon Transit Pier

Get your family and friends together this summer for Sunset Cinema at The Wharf—free outdoor movies on Transit Pier presented by Pacifico Beer. On Thursdays through August 29, The Wharf will show a wide range of fan-favorite movies on our outdoor LED screen.

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Friday Night Dancing: Salsa Dance

calendar icon Aug. 9, 2024
clock icon 7pm – 9pm
map marker icon District Pier

We’re combining the two best Friday night activities this summer: going dancing and enjoying cocktails al fresco. Join us for free themed dance nights with live music on Transit Pier on the second Friday in June, July, and August at 7pm. Each night will feature a different style of music and dancing.

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Do It All on the Waterfront

Whether you like to be on the Potomac or prefer the sparkling views from land, The Wharf offers ample things to do and ways to enjoy the water. Dine in one of our fabulous restaurants. Browse our shops. Or join us during one of our festivals. Take a look at our upcoming events to plan your next visit.

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Get Your Fill at The Wharf

Fresh seafood is a given on the waterfront. But The Wharf offers more, including a wide selection of distinctive choices for food, drinks, and entertainment while you eat. Watch the chefs prepare your meal. Listen to music. Or just people-watch while you savor the flavors of The Wharf.

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