The January Guide

Our online events calendar features a week-by-week rundown of the region’s music, theater, dance, art, comedy and festival events, as well as special events specifically for kids.


 For food and wine events throughout the region, visit our Food & Wine Calendar

The Capitol Steps

January 1 – January 9

The Capitol Steps
The Capitol Steps return to The Alden for an outrageous and hilarious performance. Founded by a band of former Senate staffers, this group puts satirical twists on politics today. MD Theatre Guide says, “You will never think of Congress or anyone else in the political field the same way.” View all

 Gustafer Yellowgold

January 10 – January 16

Gustafer Yellowgold
The children’s book and musical sensation Gustafer Yellowgold makes an appearance at Jammin Java in this multimedia show.  View all


Fredericksburg Boat Show

January 17 – January 23

Fredericksburg Boat Show
Boat lovers unite at the 10th anniversary of the Fredericksburg Boat Show. This annual event boasts exciting exhibits and great sales on over 140 fishing boats, jet skis, cruisers, speed boats, yachts and more to prepare you for a summer full of sea.
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 Charles Ross: One Man Star Wars Trilogy

January 24 – January 31

Charles Ross: One Man Star Wars Trilogy|
Fan favorite Charles Ross returns to the Birchmere in Alexandria for his hilarious one-man show.  View all