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An innovative collaboration of visual and performing arts and education in the unique historic setting of the former DC prison.

Mount Vernon Nights: The Duhks (Folk/Rock)

Event Date: 
Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

The Workhouse Arts Center is thrilled to be hosting Mount Vernon Nights again this summer!  This series of free public concerts will take place Saturday evenings at 7-8pm on the Quad in June, July and August. 

Come early and stroll through our art galleries and meet over 100 of the region's finest artists.  On the second Saturday of each month, stay for 2nd Saturday Art Walk including artist talks and featured artists' opening receptions until 9pm.  Make it an evening to remember with other special Workhouse summer events such as the annual Ice Cream Social, opening art exhibition receptions and Date Night - all programs that you can enjoy regularly in conjunction with the Mount Vernon Nights concert series! 

Please bring your picnic, comfy lawn chair or blanket to enjoy during the show (outside alcohol not permitted). Some of the performances will have refreshments available for purchase. Limited seating is available underneath the Rizer Pavilion. 

About the Artist: 

The Duhks is a Canadian fusion folk band, formed in 2002. Their music covers a blend of Canadian and American soul, gospel, folk, Brazilian samba, old-time country string, Cajun zydeco, and Irish dance music.


For more information about the Mount Vernon Nights Concert Series and to download a listing of the entire series, please click here

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