At the Kennedy Center, sunset reflected in the waters of the Potomac River (Courtesy Destination DC)
The nation’s stage (and memorial to President John F. Kennedy) offers performances in the Opera House, Concert Hall, Eisenhower and Terrace theaters plus the Family Theater and Theater Lab. "Shear Madness," a popular and long-running whodunit comedy with audience playing detective is ongoing ($50). Millennium Stage hosts free shows daily at 6 p.m. KC Café and Roof Terrace Restaurant. Tours weekdays 10 a.m.-5 p.m., weekends 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Gift shops and roof terrace with sweeping city views.