Be Part of the Social Scene

Washington, D.C., is home to a large, vibrant community of deaf and hard of hearing individuals. As a student in this exciting city, you can enjoy:

  • Deaf Night Out, Deaf Night Life and ASL Trivia events that allow students to network with deaf professionals
  • Captioned videos and movies and ASL-interpreted tours at Smithsonian Institution museums
  • ASL-interpreted and captioned shows and deaf performances at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
  • ASL-interpreted rock concerts at the Verizon Center
  • Closed and open-captioned movie showings at area theaters all day and all night
  • ASL-interpreted or captioned stage performances at theaters around the city
  • Captioning at Washington Redskins football games and Washington Nationals baseball games
  • ASL “Open Mic” night at hotspot Busboys & Poets