Capitol Riverfront 2016 Free Outdoor Concerts

Free Summer Concerts at Yards Park in Washington DC

Outdoor Concert
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Capitol Riverfront will host free outdoor concerts at Yards Park throughout the summer. The vibrant mixed-use community and riverfront destination, located near the Washington Navy Yard and Nationals Park, is a great place to unwind and listen to a variety of music, ranging from reggae to 80s to R&B. The Washington DC neighborhood is rapidly developing and becoming a great place to explore. For more information, see 10 Things to Do on the Capitol Riverfront.

Dates: Fridays, May 20 through September 2, 2016

Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Location: Yards Park, 355 Water Street, Washington, DC. The closest Metro station is Navy Yard. The Yards is located five blocks from the U.S. Capitol and runs along the northern side of the Anacostia River. 

Parking: There are pay-to-park surface parking lots off 3rd St, SE and off 4th St, SE directly north of the Yards Park. There is also public, metered street parking along Tingey St, SE and New Jersey Ave, SE, as well as sections of 4th St, SE, north of M St.  

2016 Concert Schedule

May 20 – Black Masala
May 27 – Jimi Smooth & HitTime
June 3 – For the Win
June 10 – The Reflex
June 17 – JazzFest at the Yards
June 18 – JazzFest at the Yards
June 19 – JazzFest at the Yards
June 24 – Jah Works
July 1 – The BStreetBand
July 8 – Jeff From Accounting
July 15 – The Texas Chainsaw Horns
July 22 – Sam Grow Band
July 29 – Sly 45
August 5 – Justin Trawick
August 12 – Lovely Rita
August 19 – The 19th Street Band
August 26 – Lloyd Dobler Effect
Sept 2 – Almost Journey

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