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A Celebration of Sports: An Evening with Bob Costas and Michael Wilbon
  • Date: Tuesday, September 26, 2023
  • Time: 7:00 pm
  • Location: McGowan Theater at the National Archives - Washington, D.C.

Join us for an evening with sports broadcasting icons Bob Costas and Michael Wilbon. This conversation will highlight iconic sports moments drawn from the exhibition All American: The Power of Sports and connect with the power of athletes to move social issues forward.

Archivist of the United States, Dr. Colleen J. Shogan, Archivist of the United States and Governor James J. Blanchard, Chair and President of the National Archives Foundation, will give opening remarks.

Due to high demand, in-person registration for this program is now closed. The event will be live streamed on the National Archives Youtube Channel. If you’d still like to participate, please fill out the registration form below to receive the link to the live stream.
If you’d still like to attempt to attend in person, seats will open to walk-ins at 6:45 p.m., 15 minutes before the program start time. Although we cannot guarantee you a seat, you may enter the waitlist line in the event that there are no shows from registrants. Please enter at the Special Events Entrance at Constitution Avenue and 7th Street NW.


This program is made possible in part by the National Archives Foundation as part of
All American: The Power of Sports and programs presented in conjunction with the exhibit are made possible in part by the National Archives Foundation through the generous support of AT&T, AARP and Mars, Incorporated. Additional support provided by HISTORY® and the Lawrence F. O’Brien Family.