Washington D.C. September 2021 Events

Washington D.C. September 2021 Events

Summer Turns to Fall in Washington D.C. in September

Average temperature low and high: 59°- 81°
Fall is approaching in September. While the leaves do not start turning until later on, the temperature begins to cool, making all your adventures in the temperate Washington D.C. weather all the better.

September Event Calendar

Indie Rock Icons They Might Be Giants Play in D.C.

Indie Rock Icons They Might Be Giants Play in D.C.

Early pioneers of what is now known as indie rock, They Might Be Giants have had a career that has spanned decades and genres. Consistently able to reinvent themselves and pick up new fans along the way, they are best known for their catchy songs and fun concerts. Buy tickets here!

The Timeless Johnny Mathis plays in North Bethesda

The Timeless Johnny Mathis plays in North Bethesda

Sixty-five year. That’s the duration of Johnny Mathis’ career as of 2021, and he shows no signs of slowing down. With 73 albums, Johnny Mathis has a timeless voice and catalog of songs, including “My Funny Valentine” and “Chances Are.” A living legend by any measure, do not miss the opportunity to see him live. Buy tickets here!

The National Food and Wine Festival

With over 150 fine wines, craft beers, and spirits from all over the US and around the world, the National Food and Wine Festival is a showcase for excellent foods and alcoholic drinks. Featuring live music throughout the event and live cooking demonstrations from top chefs, get out on the Harbor for this weekend of food, wine, and fun. Tickets range from $89 VIP tickets to $39 General Admission tickets, each for a single day of the festival. Tickets are available here.

Washington D.C. Events in September

Concerts

Sports

Theater & Headliners

Things to Do in Washington D.C. in September

Make the Rounds at Dupont Circle

This historic neighborhood is known for many things: it is home to Embassy Row, the Phillips Collection of Modern Art, and the picturesque Dupont Circle fountain. Beyond that, it is one of the leading centers of local DC culture. Restaurants, bars, theaters, and the DC Improv Comedy Club all populate this lively, vivid and beautiful district.

Explore the Hip Georgetown Neighborhood

Adjacent to Georgetown University, this neighborhood is renowned for its food and nightlife, befitting any hip college area. High-end bars like the Degrees at the Ritz Carlton feature cocktails aplenty, while Martin’s Tavern is a cozy restaurant and bar that fits in with any evening plans you might come up with. There is a wide array of restaurants, featuring everything from American food to Vietnamese, all within walking distance from one another. Movie lovers can even take a detour to see the staircase featured in the ending of the 1973 film The Exorcist, located just off from Georgetown University’s main campus.