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Sep 29

Art All Night 2023 – Van Ness, Forest Hills + Wakefield

September 29, 2023 @ 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM

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Art All Night 2023 – Van Ness, Forest Hills + Wakefield
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Art All Night returns to Van Ness Main Street on FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29th, 2023!

SAVE THE DATE!! Van Ness Main Street’s Art All Night 2023 will be an evening filled with local music, dance, film, art, and community all along Connecticut Avenue in Van Ness, Forest Hills, and Wakefield, Friday, Sept 29th from 6-11 PM. And this year, we’re excited to announce we’ve partnered with WAMU 88.5 and DCist to bring you an exciting lineup of curated events and activities you’ll only find at Art All Night Van Ness!! Check out what we have planned so far and if you haven’t already, RSVP here for updates and a performance map.

Schedule of Events and Activities: Follow this Eventbrite page for updates.

6:00-10:00 – WAMU Swag Table and Yard Sale. Stop by for free WAMU pins, stickers, and other fun items. You’ll also have a chance to meet WAMU talents, Kojo Nnamdi, Tamika Smith, and Rob Bamberger! (Stay tuned for details). Outside at 4401 Connecticut Ave.

​7:15 – WAMU Tour – limited slots, sign up here.

8:15 – WAMU Tour – limited slots, sign up here.

6:00-7:30 – Politics and Prose: Children’s Author Interactive Activity for Children. Outside at 5015 Connecticut Ave.

6:00-8:00 – Gopuff Window Art Launch and meet the artists.

6:00-8:00 – The UDC JAZZAlive trio led by saxophonist Tracey Cutler performs at Flavor Garden Restaurant. Outside at 4400 Conn Ave.

6:00-8:00 – EM Nail and Lash: Beauty Marsh brings her soulful R&B sound. 5012 Connecticut Ave.

6:00-8:00 – Italian Bar hosts Ken Matthews of Laissez Foure Jazz Solo. 5008 Connecticut Ave.

6:00-10:00 – DC Pedicabs. 4465 to 5015 and 5010 to 4340 Conn Ave. running guests between north and south corridors

6:00-10:00 – Van Ness Main Street AAN 2023 Welcome Table. Swing by for a venue map, performance schedule, and more. 4340 Conn Ave.

6:00-10:00 – Chevy Chase Art Gallery Open House featuring local artists, Kiu Kavousi and Karen Tyler; wine, cheese, art sale, live music, and more at 5039 Connecticut Ave.

6:00-10:00 – Interactive Media Mural for all ages. Canvas panels will form the backdrop for a community message created from Polaroid selfies from all who participate. 4340 Conn Ave (In the Art Alleyway)

6:00-11:00 – Bread Furst Patio Pop-Up at 4434 Conn. Ave featuring:

  • McLeaf’s Orchard hot cider (Bourbon-spiked optional)
  • Mulled wine, Apple Cider donuts, and other tasty baked goods
  • Boardwalk-style pizza stand with Sicilian-style pies by the slice, calzones, and more

6:00-11:00 – AAN Pop-Up Market: 35 artists, craftspeople, and iconic DC small businesses. (Find list below). Outside at 4302, 4310 and 4340 Conn Ave.

6:00–11:00 – Concert in the Rotunda featuring Capital Singing Chorus (6-7 pm), Beyond Franklin (7-8 pm), and Dream City Brass Band (8-10 pm). Outside at 4465 Conn Ave, Park Van Ness Rotunda.

7:00-8:00 – Mariachi Sol de America outside at Muchas Gracias. 5029 Conn. Ave.

8:00-10:00 – I’m Eddie Cano hosts The Mike Tony Scoglio Band, 8-10 PM, outside at 5018 Conn Ave (on the patio at the old Jake’s restaurant).

8:00-10:00 – Movie Night in the Park with the film In The Heights. Outside at the UDC Amphitheater.

9:00-10:00 – Crush Funk Brass Band performs in the parking lot at Calvert Woodley. 4339 Conn Ave

Last year, VNMS’s Art All Night attracted thousands of visitors of all ages from all over the DMV. Do not miss this spectacular event, it only happens once a year! Check out photos of last year’s event below and be sure to make a plan to join us on September 29th, 2023.

The 2023 Art All Night Festival is funded by the DC Commission on Arts and Humanities and is made possible by the DC Department of Small and Local Business Development. We thank our sponsors for Art All Night 2023: University of the District of Columbia, Calvert Woodley, Eric Cabe Team, Days Inn, Saul Centers, Roadside, Argus Events and Superlative Events.

NEW! Check out our list of participating Pop-Up Market artists and vendors:

ArtByDinaD

Black Squirrel Company

JN Studio Art

Keche, LLC

Acacia Tree of Life

Alejandra Jewelry

All Very Goods

Artologica

Blue Moon Aquarius

Candor All Natural

Capital Stitch Co.

Handcrafts by Ruby

Indiblossom

JenHud Studios

Printy Pots

Qi Essential Oils

Relume

Sunny Type Co

Karen Jabo Jewelry

Pinwheel Clay

Wanton Studio

Zipora Scents

Wild Places Prints

District Harvests

Comet Cloth

Artz Planet Studio

So Many Flowers

Marcella Kriebel Art + Illustration

Pencil Roots

Ale R-G

Lita+Ro Soy Candles

Lofty Stories LLC

PatientlyCrafted

Sad girl stuff

Parquillian Design

Lakeya Callaway – Visual Artist

Art All Night 2023 - Van Ness, Forest Hills + Wakefield
Art All Night 2023 - Van Ness, Forest Hills + Wakefield
Art All Night 2023 - Van Ness, Forest Hills + Wakefield
Art All Night 2023 - Van Ness, Forest Hills + Wakefield
Art All Night 2023 - Van Ness, Forest Hills + Wakefield
Art All Night 2023 - Van Ness, Forest Hills + Wakefield
Art All Night 2023 - Van Ness, Forest Hills + Wakefield
Art All Night 2023 - Van Ness, Forest Hills + Wakefield
Art All Night 2023 - Van Ness, Forest Hills + Wakefield
Art All Night 2023 - Van Ness, Forest Hills + Wakefield
Art All Night 2023 - Van Ness, Forest Hills + Wakefield

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Date:
September 29, 2023
Time:
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Venue

Van Ness Main Street
4340 Connecticut Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC 20008 United States

Organizer

Van Ness Main Street

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