Activities and Entertainment

A Sampling Of Flower Mart 2018 Activities and Entertainment

Entertainment and special events occur both days. Most are Free of Charge. Small fees are charged for puppet shows, carousel rides and the children’s rides and games. The 79th annual Flower Mart, May 4th and 5th, 2018 will be a celebration of the All Hallows Guild’s antique carousel, and will raise funds to support the gardens and grounds of the Washington National Cathedral.

Schedule of Performances and Tours

Note: the schedule is updated regularly as performers are added.

FRIDAY, MAY 4, 2018

10:00 a.m. Opening Ceremony, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage (STA Boys CBA Chorus performs)

10:30 a.m. Puppet Show: Merry-go-Rhyme, Cathedral’s Bethlehem Chapel (purchase tickets at Children’s Rides and Games ticket booths)

10:30 a.m. NCS Lower School Girls Chorus, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

11:00 a.m. NCS/STA Upper School Chorale, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

11:30 a.m. Puppet Show: Merry-go-Rhyme, Cathedral’s Bethlehem Chapel (purchase tickets at Children’s Rides and Games ticket booths)

12:00 p.m. NCS/STA Middle School Co-ed Chorus Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

1:00 p.m. Puppet Show: Merry-go-Rhyme, Cathedral’s Bethlehem Chapel (purchase tickets at Children’s Rides and Games ticket booths)

1:00 p.m. STA Jackets Off, a cappella, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

1:30 p.m. Bishop Walker School, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

2:00 p.m. Puppet Show: Merry-go-Rhyme, Cathedral’s Bethlehem Chapel (purchase tickets at Children’s Rides and Games ticket booths)

2:00 p.m. STA/NCS Orchestra, High Altar (inside Cathedral)

2:30 p.m. Sarsaparilla, NCS a cappella, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

3:00 p.m. NCS/STA Dance Department, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

3:00 p.m. Puppet Show: Merry-go-Rhyme, Cathedral’s Bethlehem Chapel (purchase tickets at Children’s Rides and Games ticket booths)

3:30 p.m. NCS/STA Dance Department, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

4:00 p.m. St. Andrew School, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

5:00 p.m. Corazón Folklórico Dance Company, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

6:00 p.m. Flower Mart closes for the day

SATURDAY MAY 5, 2018

9:30 a.m. Cathedral Tower Climb, Tickets $20 per person, meet at Tower Climb Tent on the North Lawn

10:00 a.m. Flower Mart opens for the day

10:15 a.m. Cathedral Tower Climb, Tickets $20 per person, meet at Tower Climb Tent on the North Lawn

10:30 a.m. Puppet Show: Merry-go-Rhyme, Cathedral’s Bethlehem Chapel (purchase tickets at Children’s Rides and Games ticket booths)

11:00 a.m. Silver Strings, bluegrass band, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

11:00 a.m. Cathedral Tower Climb, Tickets $20 per person, meet at Tower Climb Tent on the North Lawn

11:30 a.m. Puppet Show: Merry-go-Rhyme, Cathedral’s Bethlehem Chapel (purchase tickets at Children’s Rides and Games ticket booths)

11:45 a.m. Cathedral Tower Climb, Tickets $20 per person, meet at Tower Climb Tent on the North Lawn

12:00 p.m. Taal Academy of Dance, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

1:00 p.m. Puppet Show: Merry-go-Rhyme, Cathedral’s Bethlehem Chapel (purchase tickets at Children’s Rides and Games ticket booths)

1:00 p.m. Flamenco 4 Kids, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

1:00 p.m. Cathedral Tower Climb, Tickets $20 per person, meet at Tower Climb Tent on the North Lawn

1:30 p.m. Culkin School of Irish Dance, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

1:45 p.m. Cathedral Tower Climb, Tickets $20 per person, meet at Tower Climb Tent on the North Lawn

2:00 p.m. Puppet Show: Merry-go-Rhyme, Cathedral’s Bethlehem Chapel (purchase tickets at Children’s Rides and Games ticket booths)

2:00 p.m. Thai “Fon Ti” performance, fold dance from the northern Thai region, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

2:30 p.m. Cathedral Tower Climb, Tickets $20 per person, meet at Tower Climb Tent on the North Lawn

3:00 p.m. Puppet Show: Merry-go-Rhyme, Cathedral’s Bethlehem Chapel (purchase tickets at Children’s Rides and Games ticket booths)

3:00 p.m. Close Encounters: NCS/STA a cappella, High Altar (inside Cathedral)

3:00 p.m. Bulgarian Embassy, Folk Dance and Vocals, Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

3:15 p.m. Cathedral Tower Climb, Tickets $20 per person, meet at Tower Climb Tent on the North Lawn

4:15 p.m. Washington Revels, The May Revels close out Flower Mart! Cathedral West Front – Pinnacle Stage

4:30 p.m. Cathedral closes following Evening Prayer

6:00 p.m. Flower Mart Closes

 

WHO WE ARE

All Hallows Guild was founded in 1916 to provide for the care and beautification of the grounds of Washington National Cathedral. The Guild works closely with the horticultural staff to preserve this historic landscape and raises funds for renovation and renewal of the gardens.

CONTACT US

  • (202) 537-2937
  • (202) 537-2321
  • ahg@allhallowsguild.org
  • 3101 Wisconsin Ave NW
    Washington, DC 20016

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