Professional Wrestling can be a great deal of fun to watch. Whether you watch live matches in person or on the television, there’s always a thrill of excitement to take in with each viewing experience. Locals around the greater D.C. region are lucky, because several such upcoming Pro Wrestling shows and other ticketed events will be taking place within the coming months. All these events are conveniently located within a drive of D.C., spanning venues in Maryland and Virginia. Here are just a few of the hottest ticketed Professional Wrestling events you won’t want to miss.
GSX At Chesterfield County Fairgrounds
Chesterfield County Fairgrounds
10300 Courthouse Road
Chesterfield, VA 23832
(804) 768-0148

Date: Aug. 30, 2016 at 7 p.m.

True Pro Wrestling enthusiasts from D.C. can take an extended daytrip outing down to Chesterfield, VA during the annual county fair for a free Pro Wrestling show. As Richmond’s GSX Revolution will be leading many upcoming Professional Wrestling events in the coming months, they are also coming to the fair for one of the many ongoing entertainment lineups on the schedule. Come out for show time at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 30 and enjoy this one-of-a-kind feature with all your favorite wrestlers. Additionally, GSX holds weekly live engagements, including televised broadcasts on local T.V. every Saturday evening.

WWE Monday Night Raw
Royal Farms Arena
201 W. Baltimore St.
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 347-2020

Date: Sept.12, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.

If you’re a fan of Monday Night Raw, then it may interest you to know that it’s coming to Baltimore this September. Just a short drive away from D.C., the event will be held at Baltimore’s own Royal Farms Arena. Many of WWE’s big name superstars will be there, including Seth Rollins, AJ Styles, Roman Reigns, Chris Jericho and Dean Ambrose, to name a few. Tickets go on sale Sept. 7 at 10 a.m.

Ringside: An Evening With Jim Ross And Jim Cornette
Jimmy’s Famous Seafood
6526 Holabird Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21224
(410) 633-4040

Date: Sept. 23, 2016 at 8 p.m.

Come out to this ticketed engagement featuring WWE’s own commentator Jim Ross and commentator/manager Jim Cornette. At this fan exclusive, both men will share personal stories and experiences and participate in a no-holds-barred Q&A session. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., but the actual show will not begin until 8 p.m. This allows fans to come early and enjoy a delicious seafood dinner prior to the event’s start time. Food and drink will be served later in the evening as well.

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Tribute To The Legends
MCW Arena
1000 Joppa Farm Road
Joppa, MD 21085
(410) 541-6291

Date: Sept. 24 from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.

MCW Pro Wrestling is starting a new annual tradition with the premier presentation of a Tribute To The Legends. This Pro Wrestling event will include a convention, taking place at the MCW Arena in Joppa between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m., followed by eight action-packed matches at 7:30 p.m. Spend the day mingling with some of the WWE’s greatest legends and Hall of Famers. Guest appearances will be by the original Hart Foundation members, Tito Santana, Koko B. Ware, Hillbilly Jim, Greg “The Hammer” Valentine, Cowboy Bob Orton and several others.

Autumn Armageddon
Unique Sports Academy
109 Post Office Road
Waldorf, MD 20602
(301) 396-4934

Date: Nov. 11, 2016 at 6:30 p.m.

There will be a series of Autumn Armageddon Tours taking place throughout Maryland this fall. For residents in D.C. the most convenient venue for attending one of these events will be in Waldorf this November. Come out for this spectacular Pro Wrestling show as well as a pre-show meet and greet with WWE Hall of Famer Kevin Nash. Doors open with the meet and greet at 6:30 p.m., followed by the main event.

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Laura Catherine Hermoza has a lifelong love for writing. In addition to serving as a contributor to various media publications, she is also a published novelist of several books and works as a proofreader/editor. LC resides in Baltimore County.