Festival Schedule

Holiday Ballet Family Day

Dec 1 | 11:30 - 3:00 PM

Smithsonian American Art Museum, Kogod Courtyard

Celebrate the holidays with SAAM and The Washington Ballet. Acclaimed Artistic Director Julie Kent gives an introduction of how the ballet of the nation’s capital puts on their annual performance of The Nutcracker before dancers perform excerpts from the charming holiday classic. Enjoy holiday crafts, a scavenger hunt, and tasty winter treats from the Courtyard Café.