2016 Season Schedule

TONIGHT’S JULY 30 SHOW IS CANCELLED DUE TO PREDICTED BAD WEATHER, WE WILL RESCHEDULE!

APRIL 30th SPECIAL INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY KIDS PERFORMANCE!

11:30am-12:15pm ROCHELLE RICE PRESENTS: Da Capo! A children’s performance and interactive class that will lead the kids on a journey through the life and music of latin jazz legend Tito Puente.

 

May 28

Sponsored by Phil and Fruzsina Di Ruggiero of GreenLine Real Estate

YOGA

5pm-6pm: Lighthouse Yoga Community Yoga Session, all ages and abilities!

KIDS 

6pm-6:30pm: Emily Crews

6:30pm-7pm Marsha Goodman Wood

DANCE

7pm-8pm: Petworth Dance Project presents

Kalanidhi Dance

Nancy Havlik Dance Performance Group,

Countess Winfrey

JAZZ

8pm-9pm: Veronneau w/Company Danzante

FOOD

5pm-8:30pm: Hardy’s BBQ Truck

 

June 25

Sponsored by The Swift

KIDS

6pm-6:45pm: Beside Ourselves, Banjo Man Frank Cassel and Katy Morse

DANCE

7pm-7:45pm: Petworth Dance Project presents Moveuis Contemporary Ballet

JAZZ

8pm-9pm: Heidi Martin and Moon in Scorpio

FOOD

6pm-8:30PM: Nom Nom SE Asian Indonesian

 

July 30 TONIGHTS SHOW IS CANCELLED DUE TO PREDICTED BAD WEATHER, WE WILL RESHEDULE!

Sponsored in part by Jair Lynch Real Estate

KIDS

6pm – 6:45pm: BABA RAS D

JAZZ

7pm-8:30pm: Lena Seikaly

FOOD

6pm-8pm: Bibi Ja Korean

 

Aug 27

Sponsored by Slash Run

KIDS

5:30pm-6:15pm  Teatro de la Luna presents: “Chiquititos/Itsy-Bitsy”

JAZZ

6:30pm-7:45pm: Cecily Bumbray

FOOD

5:30pm-7:30pm: Crepe Love

 

SEPT 24

Sponsored by WARD 4 Councilman Brandon Todd

KIDS

5pm-5:45pm TBA

DANCE

6pm-6:45pm:Petworth Dance Project Presents

Classical Ballet Theatre

National Hand Dance Association

JAZZ

7pm-8pm Rochelle Rice w/ Mark Meadows

FOOD

5:30pm-7:30pm: Chik’s Chik’n

 

 

 

 

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2015 Season Announced!

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

June 27

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

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2014 Season Dates Announced

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!

May 31

6pm: The Uncle Devin Show

7pm: Akua Allrich

June 28

6pm: Baba Ras D

7pm: Washington Bach Consort

8:15pm: Integriti Reeves

July 26

6pm: Uno, Dos, Tres con Andres

7pm: Herb Scott and Friends

August 30

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

AND CHECK US OUT ON FACEBOOK!

https://www.facebook.com/PetworthJazzProject

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Season Extended To October 5th!

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!

Running Times:

5pm: Iya and The Kuumba Kids

6pm: Feedel Band

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Final Schedule Announced

 We have another fantastic season locked in, expanded to include kid-centric opening performances followed by the best of local jazz, with a few surprises!

All shows are held on the last Saturday of the month, from May through September and begin approximately an hour and a half before the sun sets.

ON THE LAWN AT THE PETWORTH RECREATION CENTER: 8th and TAYLOR STREET NW

2013 SCHEDULE

MAY 25TH

6-7 pm  Baba Ras D

7 – 9 pm   The Bohemian Caverns Jazz Orchestra

JUNE 29TH

6-7 pm The Singing Lizard

7 -9 pm Corey Wallace Dubtet

JULY 27TH CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN

6-7 pm Iya and the Kuumba Kids

7-9 pm Feedel Band

AUGUST 31ST

5:30 – 6:30 pm Baba Ras D

6:30-8:30 pm  Kenny Rittenhouse Quartet

SEPTEMBER 28TH

5-6 pm Iya and the Kuumba Kids

6-8:30 pm Double Header!: Nappy Riddem  / Integriti Reeves

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Kid-centric music opener added to ALL SHOWS!!

JUST ADDED>>>>

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

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Welcome all ye of refined taste….

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!

Thomas Pipkin

Founder and Producer, Petworth Jazz Project

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