St Paul, Minnesota based Circus Juventas will be one of twenty-two circus acts that will be performing as a part of the Smithsonian Folklife Festival. In addition to performances, the festival will provide visitors with educational learning opportunities from generations of circus families, emerging artists, and contemporary visionaries. Photo By Bill Raab
The Giant National BBQ Battle is one of the food and beverage festivals taking place this coming weekend, June 24 – 25, 2017.
File Photo: Josh Dun of the band Twenty One Pilots performs at Rams Head Live on Monday, December 16, 2013 in Baltimore, MD. The band will serve as one of the headliners at this years Firefly Music Festival.
The Lionel Lyles Quintet will perform at this years Takoma Park Jazz Fest. Lionel Lyles was the Washington City Paper’s 2016 Best New Jazz Musician of the Year.
It was announced today that Sheila E. will headline Baltimore’s premiere arts and music festival, Artscape. In addition, Gogol Bordello and Robert Randolph and the Family Band will headline separate nights of the festival too.
Honfest takes over 36th St. in Baltimore, MD this weekend. It’s one of the four local festivals that I’m highlighting this week.
File Photo: Gregory Porter performs as part of the DC Jazz Festival at the Capital River Front on Saturday, June 28, 2014 in Washington, DC. He will return to DC to headline the 2017 DC Jazz Festival.
In addition to two major music festivals taking place in Maryland this weekend, here are 6 other festivals to choose from occurring in the DMV and Baltimore. From wine festivals to a block party to a couple of strawberry festivals, a little bit of everything is taking place this weekend.
Anthony Hamilton, Stokley of Mint Condition, Avery Sunshine, & Robin Thicke are just some of the artist that will perform at the Capital Jazz Fest this weekend. Photos By Anthony Washington EDM, Jazz, and Hip Hop are on deck for this weekend’s music festival calendar. Dreamscape Festival will take place in Darlington, MD, Capital Jazz […]
File Photo: Eric Gibson and Leigh Gibson of The Gibson Brothers lead the encore following The Del McCoury Band’s set at the 45th anniversary concert for WAMU’s Bluegrass Country at the Lisner Auditorium on Friday, November 2, 2012 in Washington, DC. The Gibson Brothers will be in Cumberland, MD this weekend performing at Delfest which […]
This weekend, Good Charlotte will headline the Infieldfest at the Preakness and Jonny Lang will on the shore of the bay to headline this years Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival.
File Photo: The Seldom Scene performing at Charm City Bluegrass Festival in 2015. This weekend they will headline the Circa Blue Fest in Martinsburg, WV.
Backyard Band will headline this years Funk Parade in Washington, DC.
Alright, its not too late to head to a festival this weekend. If you are like me, sometimes you just want to be spontaneous and head out and have a good time. Check out the very eclectic list that I put together, pick a festival, and go.
Here it is, phase one of this years Moonrise Festival in Baltimore. EDM fans, start planning your festival weekend now.