Celebrate Summer at IAD and DCA

It's a summer of fun at Dulles and Reagan National airports!


Enjoy the following events in the airport and more. Here are a few tips to get you through your travel experience. Here's the tip of the week.

Verify which airport your flight leaves from. DCA = Reagan National, IAD = Dulles International

...so you won't be like this at DCA.


...or like this at IAD.



Summer of Fun and Giveaways

We're giving out free items and hosting special gate events throughout the summer. 

Dulles International

  • July 16 & 23 Brussels Airlines Tomorrowland Gate Party (H Gates)
Summer of Steel

Until now, at Reagan National much of the work associated with building two 50,000-square-foot security checkpoints and a new 14-gate concourse has happened underground. It took months of planning and modeling to reach the point in construction where crews could begin to erect the frames of the buildings. Read more.

Summer of Music



IAD playlists feature:

  • Top artists from cities of our new airline launches
  • Tomorrowland
  • Smithsonian Folklife Festival
  • Listen now

DCA playlists feature:

  • Bonnaroo
  • Woodstock
  • Lollapalooza
  • Burning Man
  • Made in America
  • Essence Festival
  • Listen now


Smithsonian Folklife Festival logo

Explore the "Social Power of Music" Smithsonian Folklife Festival takes place this summer on the National Mall between 12th and 14th streets from June 29-30, 2019. We'll livestream from the celebration, June 30 on the Dulles Facebook page. Learn more.

Summer of Luxury

Get away to Virginia’s luxury resorts and inns with these exclusive MileagePlus member packages. Virginia offers a distinct type of luxury. Linking five-star resorts, spas and golf courses with beautiful, scenic byways. A Virginia luxury vacation gives you time to sip and to savor fine wines and award-winning cuisine. Come tour Virginia and realize the true meaning of luxury. Learn more.