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Three Kings Day – Día de los Reyes Magos (FREE!)
January 7 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
For 41 years, GALA has celebrated the holidays with this traditional event for the community. GALA will again tell the timeless story of the Magi with song, dance and storytelling at two performances on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 11:30 am and 2:00 pm. These bilingual presentations for the entire family preserve one of the most popular celebrations of Latino cultures.
Fiesta de los Reyes Magos takes place at GALA Theatre, 3333 14th Street, NW. Admission is free. Tickets for the 11:30 am presentation will be distributed at GALA’s Box Office at 10 am on a first-come, first serve basis. Tickets for the 2:00 pm presentation will be distributed at the Box Office at 12:00 pm. No tickets reserved by phone. Maximum 6 tickets per person.
A procession/posada with the Three Kings and live animals –including donkeys, goats, and sheep– will begin at 1:30 pm at the corner of Park Road and 14th Street, NW.
The 2018 Fiesta de los Reyes Magos features the Magi, local cultural groups from different Latin American countries. The event also will include the traditional Nativity and the giving of gifts by the Magi. Refreshments will be served following each performance.
Parking is available at discount in the Giant garage on Park Road, NW behind the theatre (validation at the theater). GALA Theatre is also one block north from the Columbia Heights metro station on the Green and Yellow lines.