Summer Spirit Festival, The Color Purple and Roy Ayers Just To Name a Few

Your Weekend Haps Update


  • The Summer Spirit Festival is this Saturday and Sunday, at Merriweather Post Pavilion, featuring the one and only Erykah Badu, Raheem DeVaughn, Nas, The Roots, Daniel Caesar and many more. Doors open at 1pm and show time is at 2pm.


  • Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Clubpresents Betty Wrightthis Friday night. Show time is 8pm.


  • The 2016 Tony Award winner for Best Musical Revival, The Color Purple, is at the Kennedy Centerrunning through August 26th. For ticket information go here:


  • Blues Alley presents the legendary Roy Ayersalong with Spur of The Moment and Jazzy Blu. Friday night at the Lincoln Theatre. Doors open at 7pm, show time is 8pm.


  • TheAfrican American Male Wellness Walkis Saturday, August 4that RFK Stadium.More information can be found here:


  • TheCommunity Kinship Coalition, gearing up for its 24thAnnual Hoops 4 Peace Anti-Violence Youth Summitthis Saturday August 4th.  For details go here:


  • March on Washington Film Festival– Final Weekend
    Through Saturday this groundbreaking film festival will showcase the important figures and events of the Civil Rights Era in an effort to inspire modern activism. Across 10 days, you will be able to catch screenings of films that illuminate the struggle and courage of Civil Rights activists, as well as special events that incorporate music and discussions. Tickets are available for each event individually.
    Tickets  Various locations in DC


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