Monday, December 24, 2012

If you are a classical music fan come check out the Beltway Brass Quartet tonight on the Millenium stage at the John F Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.  This event is free of charge.  For more details go to

Friday, December 21, 2012

Seasonal Recurrences

Christmas season dictates the return of certain classics every year, and Washington, D.C. gives you lots of different choices for enjoying them.

For example, you can choose among at least four different productions of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol this weekend. There’s a musical one at MetroStage Thursday through Saturday at 8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday at 3 p.m., and Sunday at 7 p.m. Tickets are $50. There’s a commedia dell’arte version at Gallaudet University put on by Faction of Fools Thursday and Friday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets for that one are $25 for adults, $10 for kids 12 and under, $15 for military, seniors, and students. There’s a comic version by Chris Davis at the Greenbelt Arts Center Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $17 for adults, $14 for students, military, and seniors. And there’s a walking tour version by Historic Strolls that meanders through downtown Washington on Saturday and Sunday at noon. Tickets are $12 for adults, $6 for kids under 16.

This is also the season for choral recitals: The Washington Choral Society performs at the Kennedy Center at 1 and 4 p.m. on Saturday (tickets $18 to $70), while the National Symphony Orchestra performs Handel’s Messiah there Thursday at 7 p.m., Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., and Sunday at 1 p.m. (tickets $10 to $85). On Sunday the Handel performances wrap up with one of Washington, D.C.’s most popular events, as the public is invited to sing along to the Messiah for free. Tickets will be distributed in the Hall of Nations beginning at 6 p.m., one per person.

You can find discount tickets to many of these holiday events on our list of 2012 Discount Holiday Events.

Friday, November 30, 2012


Leela James is an R&B Soul Singer from Los Angeles California who hit the scene with her debut Album "A Change is Going to Come in 2005" The Album had a 60's and 70's soul vibe with elements of jazz and funk incuded. The hit "Music off the solo album talked about people glorifying materialsm and not the sound and feeling of the "music itself.

In 2004 James was the opening act for bands such as The Black Eyed Peas and Macy Gray. The following Year James lent her vocal skills to the Ray Charles Album "Genuis and Friends" After parting ways with her label warner Brothers and signing with an Independent label called Shanachie Record, she released her second studio album in 2009 entitled "Lets do it Again" in which she paid homage to the Staple Singers.

In 2010 Leela James released her third studio Album, this time under Stax Records and debuted on the US Hip Hop/R&B Charts at number 7. She stated that with the Album she wanted to show all her sides in terms of variety and vocal range.

Leela James will be performing at the Howard Theatre at 8:00PM

Monday, July 30, 2012

Comfort Inn Capital Beltway Comments on Hotel Industry's Reaction to Increasingly Blurred Line Between Business and Social Meetings

Comfort Inn Capital Beltway Comments on Hotel Industry's Reaction to Increasingly Blurred Line Between Business and Social Meetings

As Social and Business Worlds Adapt to Cultural Trends and Technological Influences, Hotels Are Responding With a New Type of Meeting Space That Embraces All of Those Ideas; Comfort Inn Capital Beltway Discusses the Past and Present of Hotel Business Areas

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Enjoy the 2012 Capital Jazz Fest Merriweather Post Pavilion June 3-6, 2012. After the concert you can kick back & relax poolside at the Comfort Inn Capital Beltway. Vist us on Facebook to make reservations.

Merriweather Post Pavilion
‎10475 Little Patuxent Parkway
Columbia, MD 21044

Friday, April 20, 2012

Upgraded Internet has Arrived at the Hotel

We are very excited to annouce that it's here, faster and better internet has arrived at the hotel! We have increased our internet speed by 10 Mbps! Now you can search the web, and check emails faster!

Make sure to let us know how the new internet is working out for you while staying at the Comfort Inn Capital Beltway!  Let us know on property or through our TripAdvisor, Facebook or Twitter!