Posts Tagged ‘music festivals’

All Things Go Is Hosting a Music Festival This Fall

Union Market might be D.C.'s go-to venue for artisan breads and locally sourced meats, but this year, it's made room for another offering on the menu: homegrown music festivals. Following the success of U Street Music Hall's June electro-dance fete, Union BBQ, D.C.-based music blog All Things Go will host its first-ever music festival at Union Market's Dock 5 this September 13.
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Animal Collective Members, Martyn, Tons of Local DJs Added to Union BBQ Lineup

The seasons must be changing: My eyes are itchy, my nose is running, and summer music festivals are dropping lineups like they're hotdogs.  The latest reveal comes from U Street Music Hall, host of the Union BBQ, an all-day electronic music fete at Union Market's Dock 5 on June 14.
When U Hall announced the festival last month, [...]

Sustainability Gone Wild: Broccoli City Festival Returns Tomorrow

Last year, Los Angeles-based health advocacy group Broccoli City brought the first annual “urban Earth Day celebration” to the District with Broccoli City Festival. The event, which attracted more than 5,000 attendees, featured performances from the likes of Mississippi rapper Big K.R.I.T. and local artists like Phil Adé and Black Alley, all for the sake of promoting sustainability and green [...]