Where to Park in DC this Holiday Season

The holiday season in DC is nearly upon us! As you make plans for the coming weeks, don’t forget to reserve parking ahead of time. No matter what you have planned, we’ve got you covered.

Here are your best bets for DC holiday parking near some of the most popular events:

 

A Christmas Carol at Ford’s Theatre

Dates: 11/17 – 12/31

Location: Ford’s Theatre – The annual production of A Christmas Carol has been a Washington tradition for 35 years! Don’t miss this year’s performance with Craig Wallace as Ebenezer Scrooge. Runtime is 2 hours plus admission.

Parking: Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

Downtown Holiday Market

Dates: 11/25 – 12/23

The Downtown Holiday Market is centered at 8th St NW & F St NW. Celebrating its twelfth year, the market is one of DC’s most festive shopping areas, featuring 150 regional artisans, crafters and boutiques.

Parking: Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

National Christmas Tree Lighting

Date: 12/1

The National Christmas Tree Lighting takes place at The Ellipse near the White House. Attendees must request tickets through a lottery. If you were lucky enough to receive tickets, be sure to reserve parking in advance! If not, the tree lighting will be broadcast on the Hallmark Channel on Monday, December 5.

Parking: Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

Washington Ballet’s “The Nutcracker”

Dates: 12/1 – 12/24 at Warner Theatre (note: There will be performances at THEARC Theater for two days in November: 11/26-11/27)

Parking near Warner Theatre: Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

Airport Parking

If you’re catching a flight this holiday season, consider parking near the airport. It’s a smart way to save money on holiday travel without adding a ton of time to your trip. Parking facilities near the airport offer free shuttles to the terminal, too.

 

Reagan National Airport

Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

Dulles Airport

Click the dropdown box at the top of the map below to choose your preferred date and time.

 

Happy parking to all, and to all a good night!