Congress Heights

Located East of the river just beyond Anacostia, this neighborhood has quickly emerged as a hub for exciting events since the arrival of the Entertainment and Sports Arena.

6 Things to See & Do in Congress Heights

When it comes to exploring DC, there’s plenty to discover east of the Anacostia River. One popular neighborhood you’ll discover is Anacostia , featuring lots to see like the landmark Big Chair, a Smithsonian museum dedicated to community and Frederick Douglass’ home. Just beyond Anacostia is...

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5 Eventful Reasons to Visit the Entertainment and Sports Arena in Congress Heights

Just a three-minute walk from the Congress Heights Metro, the Entertainment and Sports Arena on the East Campus of St. Elizabeth’s Hospital serves as the home for the WNBA’s Washington Mystics and the Washington Wizards G-League affiliate, the Capital City Go-Go. The venue is well-equipped to...

Concert at the Entertainment and Sports Arena in Congress Heights - Concert, sports and events venue in Washington, DC
5 Reasons to Attend a Washington Mystics Game at the New Entertainment and Sports Arena

Led by a superstar who is supported by an outstanding cast, the Washington Mystics have big things planned for 2019 after falling just short of a WNBA title last season. First on the docket: welcome fans to the new, state-of-the-art Entertainment and Sports Arena , the team’s new home court. So...

Washington Mystics WNBA basketball game - Reasons to check out a Mystics game in Washington, DC