This is Christmas at the Kennedy Center

From our concerts of holiday music, to a concert for families, and our annual gala at the Kennedy Center, there’s something for every member of your family to enjoy.

Christmas with Choral Arts:

Songs of the Season

Choral Arts Chorus singing Christmas music at the Kennedy Center

December 17 - 24, 2017

Sunday, December 17, 2017, 5:00 pm
Monday, December 18, 2017, 7:00 pm
Sunday, December 24, 2017, 1:00 pm
Kennedy Center Concert Hall

A Family Christmas

For the Young and Young at Heart (Ages 5 and Up)

Mini Maestro conducting at A Family Christmas
Decor from the 2016 Choral Arts Gala. Blues, Whites, tall vases of flowers, sparking crystal backdrop.

37th Annual Holiday Concert and Gala

The most festive fundraiser in Washington

Monday, December 18, 2017, 7:00 pm – midnight

Holiday Concert, Dinner, Dancing, and Silent Auction
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Her Excellency Kirsti Kauppi, the Ambassador of Finland, Honorary Patron

Julie Chase, Gala Chair | Lexy B. Kessler, Finance Committee Chair
Nadine Wethington, Board Chair | Tad Czyzewski, Executive Director

The Choral Arts Society of Washington is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in choral repertoire and performance.

For more information about our Gala or making a tax-deductible contribution, contact Regina Burgher, Development Associate at 202.244.3669 or

"Nothing surpasses the power of music to knit together our differences,
heal our wounds, and inspire our spirits." –Norman Scribner