Sat., Oct. 21, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thomas Jefferson Building - Great Hall (10 1st Street SE, Washington, D.C.) Free, but entry pass required
Sun., Oct. 22, 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. The Kennedy Center $18+ Enjoy classic tunes, trick-or-treating, & a Haunted Hall PLAYspace. Ages 5+
Thursday, Oct. 26 Alethia Tanner Park (NoMa) Free
Visit the pumpkin patch with face painting, dog portraits, "Hocus Pocus" at 6:30 p.m. Costume parade at 4:30 p.m. with Mickey and Minnie. Costume contest for pets and people. Red Bear Brewing beer garden open until 9 p.m.
Oct. 26-31 Various locations Free D.C.'s Parks and Recreation hosts Halloween parties, haunted houses, a silent disco, and more at city community centers.
Fri., Oct. 27, 5-8 p.m. Eastern Market Free “Capitol Hill's largest Halloween festival” is coming back for a big in-person celebration.
Sat., Oct. 28, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. metrobar (640 Rhode Island Ave. NE) Free Children and pets can join a costume contest, while all can paint pumpkins and enjoy mystical activities like tarot readings.
The Farm at Kelly Miller Fall Festival: Sat., Oct. 21, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., 301 49th Street Northeast, free