Spotluck Stage – The Spotluck Stage with music presented by Songbyrd Music House will entertain Adams Morgan Day goers with a variety of energetic styles from some of D.C’s best and brightest performers including The Funk Ark, Near Northeast and the legendary Batala Washington. Performances will be ongoing from 12 noon – 6 p.m. with a new group playing their hearts out each hour. Located at the SunTrust Plaza, 18th St. and Columbia Rd. NW.
Rooftop Music, Art, Sausages, and Local Craft Beer– At Roofers Union and Jug & Table, we plan to be true to who we are, which means a lot of different things. From a local craft beer tap takeover with DC Brau and Port City, to an art display on the 1st floor, to live music on the roof for all of 18th street to hear! Look, even, for executive chef Marjorie Meek-Bradley to be selling house sausages out our front windows. We can’t wait to celebrate our neighborhood with all of you!
Kente Cloth Strip Weaving Demonstration – At Angles, 2339 18th St. NW. Chapuchi “Bobbo” Ahiagble, a master weaver from Denu, Ghana will demonstrate Kente cloth strip weaving on his loom throughout the afternoon at Angles. Bobbo was born into a family of Ewe master weavers and apprenticed with his father and uncles. He has given numerous workshops and demonstrations around the DC metro area. Examples of his work will be on display and for sale.
Children’s Tent – Go to the Marie Reed Playground on 18th St for kids games and activities.
Outdoor Oyster Bake – Pop’s SearBar will be hosting an Oyster Bake, along with other specials.
Bike Safety Checks – City Bikes will be doing bike safety checks all day in Unity Park, located at Columbia Rd. and Champlain St. NW.
Games in Unity Park – Bedrock Billiards will provide games to play in Unity Park, located at Columbia Rd. and Champlain St. NW.
Cooking Demonstrations – DC Fitness Foodie will offer healthy cooking demonstrations including healthy energy bites and stone-fruit salad in front of Marie Reed, located at 2200 18th St. NW.
Free Meditation Classes – Vajrayogini Buddhist Center is a non-profit organization whose aim is to help others find inner peace through meditation and practical advice from Buddhist wisdom. They are a member center of the New Kadampa Tradition (NKT), a global association of more than 1,100 Buddhist Centers and branches. They will be offering two free meditation classes on Sunday, from 1:00 – 1:30pm and from 1:45 – 2:15pm.
Peruvian Cajon Flash Mob!!! – We don’t know when or where, but be ready for the flash mob! (very strong hint: be near Toro Mata at 3:00pm)
Dance Pavillion – Get your groove on all day long at the Dance Pavillion! Marie Reed Tennis Courts
Street Karaoke Dance Party, presented by Scorpio Entertainment! – Sing your heart out & dance your feet off under a sea of bubbles with DJ Edward Daniels from 12pm-6pm at the Marie Reed Basketball Courts. Featuring the largest karaoke library in the DC area, CD, DVD, & gift card give-a-ways every half hour, and tons of swag!
Puppies and Kittens for Adoption – The Humane Society will have an adoption truck out front of Tryst and the Diner, 2459 18th St NW
Face Painting, Balloon Twisting, Temporary Tattoos, Bubbles, SnoCones, Art, Music, and Football! – Mellow Mushroom, 2436 18th Street NW, has something for everyone! Live Music from Drop Electric at 3pm, Face Painting, Balloon Twisting and Temporary Tattoos on the patio from 1-4pm, Art Work by Matt Sesow & Dana Ellyn all day on the patio, Bubbles and SnoCones by Jubilee JumpStart, an Adams Morgan nonprofit, at 12pm, plus Football Games all day on the 2nd floor. There will also be food and drink specials on all floors.
Bike Rides and Fix-a-Flat clinics, BicycleSpace, 2424 18th St NW – Will host an artist and acoustic musician; have 2 Rides: Hills of Rock Creek Ride @ 8AM; Nice & Easy Bike Ride @ 10AM; Fix-A-Flat clinics during the day
Local Artists and Bands/Face Painting, Rendezvous Lounge, 2218 18th St NW – Local Artists and Bands will collect out front and inside this cozy Hookah Bar providing a variety of entertainment for Adams Morgan Day. Drink Specials & face painting. ~ www.dccreators.com
Local Artists and DJs/Face Painting, Awash, 2226 18th St NW – Local Artists and DJ’s will collect out front and inside this cozy Hookah Lounge providing a variety of entertainment for Adams Morgan Day. Wonderful Ethiopian quazinem drink specials & face painting. ~ www.dccreators.com
L’Enfant Cafe, 2000 18th St
- Top of every hour from 12 on:
- Hip Hop Dance lessons for 10 minutes with Ms. Gi Gi Holliday – for kids, adults, all ages
- From 1pm on:
- Henna Tattoos
- Face Painting
- An artist to help kids create chalk sidewalk murals