Welcome to the
Where the World's Musical Traditions Come to Life
A performing arts event consisting of music, marching, dance, and various other displays performed by military and civilian personnel.
The U.S. is home to a tremendous array of nationalities, customs, and traditions. The Washington Tattoo offers music, cultural, and educational programming in the D.C.-metropolitan area designed to celebrate the diversity of American culture through music and performing arts.
Our call to action
By using our call to action #ShareTheTradition you are helping spread the honors, histories and stories of our great military traditions. It's more than a hashtag or a slogan; it's a calling and a way of life. Something we here at The Washington Tattoo believe in.