Jun 22 2024


12:00 pm - 9:00 pm



Home Rule Music Festival at The Parks

The Home Rule Music Festival is a family-friendly event focused on the music and culture of Washington, DC. Legendary jazz artists and musicians will enliven the Great Lawn, with a plethora of fun activities including a record fair, local food trucks, craft beverages, and more.

Now in its third year, the Home Rule Music Festival celebrates the best of Washington, D.C.’s music and culture. The main event is an all-day outdoor, family-friendly music festival that includes a Youth Village with kid focused activities and games, a Record Fair with local shops and vendors, superb food trucks and drink vendors, and of course terrific live jazz and go-go music.

General Admission = Free.
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Performing Artists:
Gary Bartz
Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids
The New Doug Carn Sextet
Vanessa Rubin
Rare Essence
Black Alley
Bella Donna
The Experience Band and Show
JoGo Project
Malcolm X Drummers & Dancers
DuPont Brass Band
and more…

The Home Rule Music Festival is produced by the Home Rule Music and Film Preservation Foundation, a DC-based nonprofit 501(c)3 multi-media arts and education organization with a mission to promote, support and preserve DC music and film through performance, education, and advocacy.

Location: The Great Lawn at The Parks at Walter Reed – Map 1010 Butternut Street NW, and enter from Dahlia, Elder, Aspen, Butternut or 16th Street NW. Biking, walking, and rideshare are recommended, as parking is limited.

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