John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is a Washington, D.C.-based performance space that hosts over 2,000 events each year. These events run the gamut from theater performances to classical music, jazz and folk music concerts.
The Kennedy Center offers a wide range of programs, events and shows. The center helps develop and educate young artists. It also helps to incubate the creation of new works.
The Kennedy Center also holds numerous festivals and banquets throughout the year, including the Kennedy Center Honors. During the Honors five individuals or groups are honored for their lifetime committment to the arts.
Visit the Kennedy Center's website for details on becoming a member or for a schedule of upcoming performances and events.
- Hours: Performance schedule varies
- Handicap Accessible: Yes
- Founding Date: 1971
- Parking: Free lot
- Features: Banquet room
- Private events: Yes
- Buy tickets online [link]: www.kennedy-center.org/tickets/
- Student discounts: Yes
- Senior discounts: Yes
- Private parties: Yes
- Restrictions: No smoking
- Music specialties: Blues, Classical, Jazz