The Petworth Jazz Project will be presenting the best in local jazz again this year on the lawn at the Petworth Recreation Center at 8th and Taylor Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20011. This is our 5th season of good times, great jazz, and community on the lawn!! All shows are free. Kids show first and then two 45 minute sets of music. See you on the lawn, the last Saturday of every month!!
May 30th Sponsored by Green Line Real Estate
6pm: Kids Show: Joe Kennedy
7pm: Donvonte McCoy Quintet
6pm: Baba Ras D
7pm: Corey Wallace DUBtet
July 25 Sponsored by Safeway
6pm: Planet Swagg
7pm: Mark Meadows Quartet
August 29 Sponsored by Ian Hilton and Chez Billy Restaurant
5:30pm: Kids Show
6:30pm: Butcher Brown
September 26: Sponsored by Ward 4 Councilman Brandon Todd
JUST ADDED: The Petworth Dance Project will present their Season 1 Finale! A double header of art and community awesomeness!
Food Truck: Timber Pizza Brick Oven Pizza
5pm: Baba Ras D
6pm: Petworth Dance Project
7pm: Dave Kline Band
The 2014 season of the Petworth Jazz Project is upon us!
Free and on the lawn at 8th and Taylor Street N.W.
All Shows: Kids performance first, then jazz!
6pm: The Uncle Devin Show
7pm: Akua Allrich
6pm: Baba Ras D
7pm: Washington Bach Consort
8:15pm: Integriti Reeves
6pm: Uno, Dos, Tres con Andres
7pm: Herb Scott and Friends
5:30pm: Baba Ras D
6:30pm: Braxton Cook
September 27 Season Finale Double Header!!
5pm: The Singing Lizard
6pm: Frank Mitchell Trio
7pm: Nappy Riddem
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We had to cancel the July show due to rain, but we have rescheduled that show for Oct. 5th!! Same talent details, Feedel Band will headline and Iya and The Kuumba Kids will open the show for the kids!
5pm: Iya and The Kuumba Kids
6pm: Feedel Band
Opening kid-centric sets curated by local arts and culture house BLOOMBARS!!
All opening performances approximately one hour, followed by 15 minute break, then into the jazz sets…
Saturday, May 25th, 6pm – Baba Ras D
Saturday, June 29th, 6pm – The Singing Lizard
Saturday, July 27th,6pm – Iya & The Kuumba Kids
Saturday, August 31st, 5:30pm – Baba Ras D
Saturday, September 28th, 5 pm – Iya & The Kuumba Kids
You have arrived at all things Petworth Jazz Project! Relax, bask in the vibe of the picture gallery, get out your calendar and start blocking off the last Saturday evening of the month (May to September), start planning your picnic menu now, and of course, invite your friends and neighbors!
All concerts take place on the lawn at 8th and Taylor Streets N.W., Washington D.C., at the Petworth Recreation Center. Picnic blankets are provided, no need to pack one!
As always, all concerts are FREE of charge.
We begin the shows about an hour and a half before the sun sets, so keep that in mind.
Kids are welcome and encouraged, we open every performance with an hour of kid friendly music, curated by the amazing Bloombars! See schedule page for details.
One last thing for now…click our Facebook link to the right and “LIKE” us!
See you on the lawn!
Founder and Producer, Petworth Jazz Project