Washington, DC's Sports Scene

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Professional and college sports teams, versatile venues and monument-starring endurance races make DC a one-of-a-kind sports town.

The nation’s capital may be known for politics, but it’s also known as a top destination for sporting events. Thanks to pro sports teams from every major American sport, as well as top-level college programs, there are always great games going on all year long. There's the 2018 Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals and the NBA's Washington Wizards at Capital One Arena. Entertainment and Sports Arena serves as the home of the 2019 WNBA Champion Washington Mystics. Over at Nationals Park, the Washington Nationals are a yearly contender in Major League Baseball, while D.C. United participates in exciting MLS action just down the street at Audi Field. And with so many sports-friendly venues and outdoor spaces, including the National Mall, DC attracts all kinds of unique sporting events. If you’re looking to attend, participate in or host an event, you’ve come to the right place.

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