Plan your visit to Wolf Trap's Children's Theatre-in-the-Woods
How to Get Tickets
Tickets are required for all performances. Children under 2 are free.
Tickets may be purchased online, by calling 1.877.WOLFTRAP, or at the Filene Center Box Office. Pre-purchased tickets may be picked up at the Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods kiosk, located in the meadow.
Performances do sell out! Day of show tickets – if available – may be purchased at the Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods kiosk.
Gather Your Friends, Get a Discount
Perfect for birthday parties, play groups, day camps, and families.
Groups of 10 – 49 people receive a 10% discount; groups of 50+ receive a 20% discount. Call 703.255.1851 to order tickets for your group now.
Convenient Location and Plenty of Free Parking!
Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods is located at 1551 Trap Road, Vienna VA 22182, behind the Filene Center at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts. Parking is free and available in the Filene Center lot. View a map of the park. There is plenty of stroller parking as well at Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods.
Spend summer mornings at America’s only National Park for the Performing Arts!
Picnic before or after performances.
Bring a lunch, spread your blanket in our big, beautiful meadow, and visit the ice cream cart for water and treats.
Sorry, no food or drink other than water is allowed in the theatre area.
Enjoy Free Interactive National Park Service Activities
Park rangers lead programs about nature, theatre, and the performing arts most days, and Junior Ranger Activity Guides are available at the kiosk to assist children in becoming Wolf Trap Junior Rangers.
Rain, Rain, Go Away
Performances may be cancelled due to inclement weather. Decisions to cancel are made no later than one hour prior to show time.
For cancellation information and updates, call 703.255.1824 or visit the National Park Service website .
In the event that a Theatre-in-the-Woods performance is cancelled due to inclement weather, the following exchange policy will be activated:
Patrons who purchased tickets with a credit card will automatically receive a credit to their charge card. Patrons who purchased by check, cash or gift certificate will receive a refund check from the Wolf Trap Foundation. Please call 703.255.1868 for more information.
Please Note: The following policy is only for Wolf Trap Children’s Theatre-in-the-Woods performances, and only in the case of an inclement weather cancellation. All other sales are final, and may not be refunded or exchanged for any reason.
Arrangements may be made in advance for patrons with special needs by calling the National Park Service at 703.255.1824/1999 TDD.
Signed performances may be requested no fewer than 14 days in advance by calling the National Park Service at 703.255.1825/1999 TDD.