When you’re done sampling some of the brews featured at bars throughout the city for DC Beer Week, feed your cultured side at Art All Night, a free arts festival in eight neighborhoods starting at 7 p.m. Saturday and continuing into Sunday morning. Watch dancers and painters, hear musicians, take a look at photos, sculptures, films, fashion and more.
This neighborhood is the birthplace of Art All Night — where it all started in 2011. This year, at ShawtasticVoyage, from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m., you can participate in interactive events, watch the parade, try some do-it-yourself art and check out the street performers and face & body painters.
Enjoy live art demonstrations, music and a fashion show at this neighborhood’s All Night Homecoming, 7 p.m. to 3 a.m., 3109 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. & 5th Street SE. Music genres include rap, go-go, swing, soca, funk, R&B, hip hop and more.
This is Deanwood’s first year participating in Art All Night, and they plan to have music, dancing, food, poetry and photography, plus a bus that can take you to all the Ward 7 participating locations. See circus spinners, a Chinese lion and more, 7 p.m. to midnight.
Experience music, dance, painting, sculptures and photos in more than 22 locations — including the embassies of Argentina, Bolivia, Costa Rica, Cote D’Ivoire, Guatemala and Peru, 7 p.m. to midnight.
Feast for the Senses, running from 7 p.m. to 2 a.m., includes music, dance, photos, fashion, film, poetry, literature and … fire!
Music, dance, poetry, interactive activities and more will be on tap for Swinging in the Streets, running from 7 p.m. to midnight. For details on performances and their locations, visit the Community Welcome Center at the Benning Road Library, 3935 Benning Road NE.
See more than 200 artists at 19 venues in this neighborhood — including a silent disco, pop-up comedy club, bluegrass showcase and an arts market — celebrating from 7 p.m. to midnight.
Attend concerts, see a fashion show and shop at an art and fashion bazaar at Visual Candy: Good & Plenty. Experience more than 100 artists in eight locations from 7 p.m. to 3 a.m.