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Cultural Downtown Washington, DC Attractions & Activities

Beyond national monuments and historical landmarks, downtown Washington, DC offers a vibrant cultural scene for live music, entertainment and special events. Find what's happening near Hotel Rouge during your visit to Washington, DC

  • Georgetown is an energetic urban oasis with a buzzing shopping, dining and entertainment district. An exciting nightlife scene offers upscale lounges, vibrant bars, trendy hangouts, and upscale jazz clubs. Visit www.georgetowndc.com.
  • Dupont Circle is the LGBT-friendly epicenter of downtown Washington, DC. Find fun-loving bars, high-octane nightlife and spirited annual pride festivals.
  • Washington, DC's hottest nightlife spot is the U Street District, home to the city's largest jazz clubs and a collection of African American theaters. Hot nightclubs along the U Street Corridor include: Bohemian Caverns, Lincoln Theater, Twins Jazz, and Duke's City Restaurant and Lounge.
  • Penn Quarter is a revitalized historic neighborhood in downtown Washington, DC near the Verizon Center. Dubbed Old Downtown by Washington, DC locals, this energetic arts and entertainment district offers restaurants, nightclubs, bars, music venues, and theaters.