Event Calendar: Washington, DC

Whenever you cannot visit Germany in person, rest assured that there are often events in your area that will bring you closer to Germany. Browse our regional calendar below to find out which events are scheduled in the Washington Metropolitan Area.

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German Cultural Events - Washington, DC

German Films @ 27th Annual Washington Jewish Film Festival

May 17, 2017 - May 28, 2017 | Washington, DC

Wednesday, May 17 - Sunday, May 28 - One of the largest and most respected Jewish film festivals in North America, the Washington Jewish Film Festival (WJFF) is an international exhibition of cinema that celebrates the diversity of Jewish history, culture and experience through the moving image. The 2017 festival features a full 13 films that are either German productions, co-productions, or with prominent German angles.

Renowned German Artist Markus Lüpertz' First U.S. Museum Survey at Hirshhorn and Phillips Collection

May 24, 2017 - Sep 10, 2017 | Washington, DC
Markus Lüpertz: Diamond--Dithyrambic

Wednesday, May 24 - September 10, 2017 - The Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden and The Phillips Collection will feature two exhibitions celebrating the work of artist Markus Lüpertz, one of Germany’s most prominent living artists, offering American audiences the first chance to see the full creative evolution of a leading neo-expressionist artist of his generation.

Memorial Day Service at the Prospect Hill Cemetery

May 29, 2017 | Washington, DC
The Washington Sängerbund performs at the 2013 Memorial Day service at Prospect Hill Cemetery, burial site of many prominent German-Americans

Monday, May 29 - The Washington Sängerbund and The United Church (Die Vereinigte Kirche) will hold their annual Memorial Day Service at the Prospect Hill Cemetery.

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