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    The Rent 20th anniversary tour coming to National Theatre in DC

    The Rent 20th Anniversary Tour will be coming back to play where the original touring production made its Washington-area premiere 20 years ago, the National Theatre in DC. The production will run for one week only from June 20 through 25, 2017. In 1996, this original rock musical opened on Broadway...
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    Amel Larrieux delivers folksy-soul vocals and holistic advice at Chicago’s City Winery

    Channeling the freedom of Ella Fitzgerald’s jazz vocals and Michael Jackson’s passion, Amel Larrieux scatted, ran (vocally) and poured her bird-like vocals into Chicago’s City Winery on Friday. With two sold-out shows, 7p.m. and 10 p.m. on Friday, April 8, Larrieux gave the audience both music and...
  • Ed Sheeran adds second show at Verizon Center

    Ed Sheeran adds second show at Verizon Center

    Due to the incredible demand, it was announced today a second Ed Sheeran show has been added to his stop at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. Tickets are on sale now for the  Sept. 19 performance, tickets for the Sep 20, 2017 concert will go on sale Mar 24 at 10:00 am. Recently, the Grammy Award...
  • Washington, D.C. sponsors eSports organization NRG eSports

    Washington, D.C. sponsors eSports organization NRG eSports

    More and more organizations are investing in eSports, and now an entire city is getting involved in the market. Our nation's capital Washington, D.C. is the latest entity to get involved in eSports per a report from Mashable, citing sources in the District of Columbia's convention and visitor's...
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    5 best things we saw at ShamrockFest 2017

    ShamrockFest, America’s largest St. Patrick’s Day festival, certainly knows how to throw a heck of a party. Despite the frigid temperatures, folks from all over the country came to gather in Washington, D.C. on Saturday to enjoy a splendid day full of shenanigans. Featuring delicious food, lots of...
  • Brooklyn Congressman Hakeem Jeffries recited lyrics to Biggie Small's "Juicy" on the floor of the House of Representatives in Washington D.C

    A Brooklyn Congressman recited Biggie Smalls’ 'Juicy' on the House Floor

    Countless hip-hop and music fans took to social media on Thursday to remember the late Chris Wallace, more commonly known as The Notorious B.I.G., on the 20th anniversary of the rapper's death. From celebrities in Hollywood to teenagers in Biggie’s home borough of Brooklyn, New York, fans around the...
  • ShamrockFest 2017 announces official set times

    ShamrockFest 2017 announces official set times

    Set times for ShamrockFest, America’s largest St. Paddy’s Day festival, have been announced. Over 30 bands, DJs and performers will be joining this year’s headliners Dropkick Murphys, House of Pain and Coolio. ShamrockFest 2017 takes place Mar 11 from 2:00-10:00pm at the RFK Stadium Festival Grounds...
  • Best free family St. Patricks Day events in Washington, DC 2017

    Best free family St. Patricks Day events in Washington, DC 2017

    History and festivity go hand-in-hand in Washington, DC, a city that knows its way around (and through) a parade. This St. Patrick's Day, the DC metropolitan area (aka the DMV) will paint its stars and stripes green in celebration of St. Patrick's Day. Check out some great free family events on and...
  • Best restaurants and bars to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Washington D.C.

    Best restaurants and bars to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Washington D.C.

    Washington D.C. may be looked down upon because of politics, but when it comes to St. Patrick’s Day, this town is one heck of a good time. There are plenty of bars and restaurants in and around the Nation’s Capital that will have the spirit of the Irish, and if you’re looking for a place to drink...
  • ShamrockFest 2017 must-see acts Dropkick Murphys, House of Pain and Coolio

    Three must-see artists at ShamrockFest 2017

    ShamrockFest has earned the reputation as being America’s largest and most entertaining St. Patrick’s Day festival for good reason. Every year they throw a killer party featuring strong flowing beer, plenty of shenanigans and the hottest Irish rock bands around. This year’s lineup is spectacular...
  • The Dropkick Murphys performing last year at ShamrockFest

    Dropkick Murphys are back to tear it up at Shamrockfest 2017

    America’s largest St. Paddy’s Day festival and one of the happiest places on earth, ShamrockFest, is back again this year presenting some of the best Celtic Rock bands around while offering shenanigans for all. Held at the RFK Stadium Festival Grounds in Washington D.C. on Mar. 11, 2017 from 2:00-1...
  • Best Valentine's Day shows in Washington DC 2017

    Best Valentine's Day shows in Washington DC 2017

    Is there a better date night than a concert, especially for Valentine's Day? Concerts can make for a great romantic night out or a fun night on your own, if you're single, and Washington, D.C. has some great ones to choose from, including renowned musicians and rock bands. Whether you're celebrating...
  • Members of Dirty Projectors and The National join Sleater-Kinney on stage during a Women's March on D.C. afterparty concert at the 9:30 Club

    Watch Sleater-Kinney cover ‘Fortunate Son’ with members of The National and Dirty Projectors following Women's March

    Tens of thousands of men and women flooded the streets of Washington D.C. and other major cities throughout the country during the day Saturday in what some are saying was the largest rally in U.S. history, stemming from the Women's March on Washington. Afterwards, the spirit of rebellious music...
  • Janelle Monáe gives a speech during the Women's March On Washington outside of the U.S. Capitol Building on Saturday. 

    Watch Madonna and Janelle Monáe give inspiring speeches during Women’s Marches on Saturday

    Men and women have flocked to Washington D.C. by the tens of thousands to stand up for women’s rights on Saturday, and they’re making sure the entire world can hear their calls for action. They aren’t alone though - hundreds of thousands more are marching in solidarity in Chicago, Los Angeles...
  • Dave Longstreth performs "Keep Your Name"

    Watch: Dirty Projectors' Dave Longstreth gives surprise performance at D.C. concert

    Dirty Projector’s Dave Longstreth dropped into the Black Cat in Washington D.C. for a surprise performance Friday night. As Pitchfork reported, the concert was organized by Katie Alice Greer, a member of punk rock band Priests.The concert was billed as “No Thanks: A Night of Anti-Fascist Sound...
  • Best New Year's Eve parties in Washington, DC 2016

    Best New Year's Eve parties in Washington, DC 2016

    Ring in the New Year at one of the many gala parties being held in Washington DC, to say good bye to 2016 and hello to 2017. There will be many parties to choose from in the nation’s capital, but make reservations as soon as possible because the most popular parties are selling out. Following are...
  • Magical DC premier of Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical at the National Theatre

    Magical DC premier of Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical at the National Theatre

    The Grinch has come to Washington to steal Christmas! Be careful, he may also steal your heart. The Broadway holiday hit musical made its Washington, DC premiere at the National Theatre Dec 14., this must-see classic Christmas musical is sure to enchant adults and children alike. The heartwarming...
  • Your 2016 guide to the holidays and Christmas in Washington DC

    Your 2016 guide to the holidays and Christmas in Washington DC

    Washington DC is bright with the lights of the holiday. The town is buzzing with Christmas cheer and plenty of fun for everyone. The whole family can enjoy free holiday activities and even use the extra money saved to put out extra cookies for Santa. For those that enjoy the joyous tunes of...
  • Best free family holiday events in Washington DC for Christmas 2016

    Best free family holiday events in Washington DC for Christmas 2016

    The nation's capitol has a variety of holiday activities for everyone of all ages this holiday season. Come out and check out some of the many free activities going on in the Washington D. C. area over the next few weeks. Here are just a few ideas for your family to get out and enjoy. Season's...
  • Best free family Thanksgiving events in Washington DC 2016

    Best free family Thanksgiving events in Washington DC 2016

    Thanksgiving week is a popular time for people to see the nation’s capital, Washington, DC. The busy city will be festive with holiday lights and decorations. Washington, DC will offer many opportunities for family entertainment during Thanksgiving week. Following are some of the best events in...
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