Summer Spirit Festival, Rock The City And Jelly’s Last Jam

Weekend Haps

  • The Summer Spirit Festival is this Saturday and Sunday August 6th and 7th at Merriweather Post Pavillion. This two day star-studded event features, Eyrkah Badu, Jill Scott , Avery Sunshine, Lela James and many more. So get your tickets now for this star studded two day event.
  • Once again, join our very own Big Darryl Haley for “Music at the Monument” at the Sylvan Theatre featuring Konshens the MC, DK’s Wolf Band and Raven Tree, that’s tomorrow from 5-8pm.
  • On Saturday it’s the “Rock the City” concert series at the Carter Barron, featuring Dave Bass, Terrence Richburg and Javier Starks.  Door open at 6pm and the show runs from 7-10pm.
  • “Jelly’s Last Jam” a dazzling musical about Jelly Roll Morton is at the Signature Theatre in Arlington, VA. running through September 11th. Now WHUR night is August 12th and is hosted by our very own Triscina Grey. Just go to for details.
  • The 26th Annual Manassas African-American Heritage Festival will be held on Saturday, August 6, 2016 from 12-6pm at Grace E. Metz Middle School in Manassas, Virginia. This is a free event for the community. More information at:
  • The 100 Black Men of Prince George’s County is hosting their benefit golf tournament, “The 100 Way Golf Tournament” tomorrow at Marlton Golf Club in Upper Marlboro. More information can be found at:
  • It’s Funky Fitness First Friday with Triscina Grey tomorrow from 5-8:30pm at Turkey Thicket (1100 Michigan Ave. NE) Bring your workout gear and let’s get healthy. Go to for details

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