Jazz at the Capitol Riverfront - The Yards
Jun 27–29, 2014 — 5 PM - 10 PM

A three-day “blowout” at the beautiful urban, green, innovative Yards Park overlooking the Anacostia River featuring top performance artists, a marketplace, food and beverage tastings, a chef demonstration, family-friendly activities, and more.

Friday, June 27 (Gates open at 5:00 PM): Frédéric Yonnet, Akua Allrich

Saturday, June 28 (Gates open at 2:00 PM): Gregory Porter, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Yasiin Bey (AKA Mos Def) and Special Guests

Sunday, June 29 (Gates open at 2:00 PM): Rebirth Brass Band, Irma Thomas

With more than 125 performances in dozens of venues across the city, the DC Jazz Festival is the largest music festival in Washington, DC and one of the most highly anticipated cultural events in the nation. The Festival presents year-round music education programs and concerts for DC students and residents by local, national and internationally-known talent at venues across DC, promotes music integration in school curricula, and supports outreach to expand and diversify the audience of jazz enthusiasts.

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