DC Jazz Festival Announces Schedule For Jazz in the ‘Hoods

May 30, 2018

The DC Jazz Festival (DCJF) has announced the schedule for Jazz in the ‘Hoods Presented by Events DC, a vital component of the DC JazzFest presented by Events DC (June 8-17). Spotlighting the District as a vibrant cultural capital, Jazz in the ‘Hoods brings jazz to all four quadrants and eight wards of the nation’s capital, with performances at more than 20 neighborhood venues. 

“DC’s rich and diverse music history takes center stage each year at the DC JazzFest presented by Events DC and we are proud to continue our partnership in this regional and cultural celebration. In its 9th year, residents and visitors alike can experience some of the best jazz music in all corners of our city,” said Gregory A. O’Dell, president and chief executive officer of Events DC. “Our continued involvement with the DC Jazz Festival is just another example of driving economic activity through local programming and delivering cultural enrichment for this vibrant city we call home.”

Jazz in the ‘Hoods represents an exciting DC JazzFest partnership with DC clubs, restaurants, hotels, museums, parks, campuses and more in celebration of jazz in our nation’s capital.

With a variety of free and ticketed performances in more than 20 neighborhoods, including Adams Morgan, Anacostia, Capitol Hill, Chinatown, Downtown, Dupont Circle, Foggy Bottom, Georgetown, Capitol Riverfront, Mount Pleasant, Kenilworth and Eastland Gardens, the H Street Corridor, Southeast, Southwest, Takoma Park, Trinidad, Ivy City, the U Street Corridor and Van Ness, Jazz in the ‘Hoods annually attracts vibrant music to audiences of thousands of music enthusiasts.

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