In Washington, D.C., National Dance Day is celebrated with free, family-friendly events open to all. Featuring special guest dancers, interactive dance lessons, and performances in a wide variety of dance styles, as well as the official National Dance Day routine for this year’s event, is led by a well-known dance star, to be announced. This performance coincides with the Kennedy Center Millennium Stage, the Center’s free, daily performance series. At night, Dancing Under the Stars begins with Afro-Colombian beats and beginner-level Soukous and Champeta dance lessons, followed by two hours of dancing with The Soukous Bazurto All Stars.

All are free and open to the public.


The Kennedy Center
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566

2017 National Dance Day at The Kennedy Center