Washington D.C. August 2021 Events

Washington D.C. August 2021 Events

See D.C. in August for a Distinguished Adventure

Average temperature low and high: 66°- 87°
The pleasant summer weather continues throughout August. As always, outdoor activities, bars, restaurants, and museums, create great times and even better memories. Take your time in experiencing this unique city.

August Event Calendar

The Stadium Tour: Mötley Crüe with Guests

The Stadium Tour: Mötley Crüe with Guests

Looking to party like it’s 1988? Mötley Crüe with guests Def Leppard, Poison, and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts bring all the rock n’ roll excess of 80s hair metal to Nationals Park. Heavy on the pyrotechnics, audience sing-alongs, and the rock anthems that defined a generation, this star-studded event promises to be a once-in-a-lifetime tour. Buy your tickets here!

Margarita March: Summer Edition

There is nothing quite like drinking the best, ice-cold margaritas in the summer. Rescheduled from March with location to be determined, Margarita March: Summer Edition is a daylong tasting of the best margaritas D.C. has to offer. Location is TDB

Tame Impala Plays the Capital One Arena

Tame Impala Plays the Capital One Arena

Tame Impala comes to Washington D.C. His live band will accompany the Australian artist and producer. They will play his signature mix of psychedelic and electronic pop for the audience in an audio-visual spectacular. Buy your tickets here!

Celebrate Oktoberfest at Wunder Garten

Oktoberfest is celebrated all over the world, but why not celebrate it in a traditional style. Every weekend in October, Wunder Garten – a Washington D.C. favorite – will host Oktoberfest beneath a blue and white tent. Food and fun, and most importantly, German beer will be on tap.

Washington D.C. Events in August

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Theater & Headliners

Things to Do in Washington D.C. in August

Eat at Iron Gate

Iron Gate is one of Washington D.C.'s oldest restaurants. Located in Dupont Circle, Iron Gate's menu features locally-sourced fare cooked in Greek and Italian styles but changes their menu with the season, making each visit a new culinary adventure.

Enjoy the Seafood in Annapolis

Enjoy the Seafood in Annapolis
The Chesapeake Bay not only gives the State of Maryland its distinctive shape, it also provides Maryland with its legendary seafood. The Chesapeake is best known for dishes featuring crab, oyster, and striped bass. A daytrip to Annapolis, Maryland – a 40 minute drive from Washington D.C.- will be a worthy excursion for the food alone.