Holiday Guide

From gift ideas to light shows, here is the ultimate local guide to holiday events and resources with all the trimmings.

Holiday Events


A Wintery Mix

From the best hot chocolate to hot yoga, a list of what to do when the weather outside is frightful.

Go Bowling

Find the local action for the college football bowls.

Full holiday events listing


Looking to Celebrate?

Sparkling Cheers

Champagne cocktails to welcome 2006.

Auld Lang Dine

Restaurants with New Year's Eve events.

Get your party started with private event rooms.

Visiting Washington


A list of the best local places to explore and enjoy.

Event Calendar

New Year's Eve

Bid adieu to 2005.

At the Kennedy Center, Dec. 31

At the Improv, Dec. 29-31

At Wyndham Washington, Dec. 31

At Jury's Washington, Dec. 31

New Year's Day

Ways to kick off 2006.

At Rams Head Tavern, Jan. 1

At Millennium Stage, Jan. 1

At the Ellipse, through Jan. 1

More events

Gift Guides

Ideas for those on your list.

Festive Flicks

A Geisha, an ape, producers and more.

Making Frosty

Tips for making the best snowman.

Seasoned Greetings

Tips, recipes and cookies galore.

Ski Guide

Find your perfect slopes.

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