Events and Programs

The Museum hosts a variety of events and programs including artifact talks, film screenings, interviews with special guests, and more. Details for upcoming and past offerings appear below. 

Mother with two teenaged children looking at Museum exhibit.
Special Event

November 4, 2021 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM EDT

DEA Museum Reopening

After more than two years of careful planning, design, and construction, the DEA Museum in Arlington, Virginia, will reopen November 4, 2021.

Enrique "Kiki" Camarena and his family.

October 26, 2021 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM EDT

Remembering Kiki

The DEA Museum pays tribute to Special Agent Enrique “Kiki” Camarena, in whose honor and memory Red Ribbon Week was created.

A Red Ribbon Week pin
Special Event

October 5, 2021 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM EDT

DEA National Red Ribbon Rally

An annual event featuring performances and speakers supporting a united, drug-free nation.