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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 at the Workhouse

Event Date: 
Saturday, June 2, 2012 - 7:00pm
Saturday, June 9, 2012 - 7:00pm
Saturday, June 16, 2012 - 7:00pm
Saturday, June 23, 2012 - 7:00pm
Saturday, June 30, 2012 - 7:00pm
Saturday, July 7, 2012 - 7:00pm
Saturday, July 14, 2012 - 7:00pm
Saturday, July 21, 2012 - 7:00pm
Saturday, July 28, 2012 - 7:00pm
Saturday, August 4, 2012 - 7:00pm
Saturday, August 11, 2012 - 7:00pm
Saturday, August 18, 2012 - 7:00pm
Saturday, August 25, 2012 - 7:00pm
Price: 
Free
Venue: 
Quad

The Workhouse Arts Center is thrilled to be hosting Mount Vernon Nights this summer!  This series of free public concerts will take place Saturday evenings at 7pm on the Quad.

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 Art Out Loud, the annual Ice Cream Social, opening art exhibition receptions, and Chef's Table - 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). 
 
JUNE
2     The Johnny Artis Band (R&B), Check out their Facebook
9     Brother Joscephus and the Love Revival Revolution Orchestra (New Orleans/Party Music),
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16   Sir Alan and the Calypso Ponzi Schemers (Calypso), Check out their Facebook
23   Ruthie & The Wranglers (Roots/Rock), Check out their Facebook
30   Chopteeth (Afrofunk), Check out their Facebook
 
JULY
7     Cartoon Johnny (A Cappella), Check out their Facebook
14   The David Kitchen Band (Pop/Rock), Check out their Facebook
21   Jah Works (Reggae), Check out their Facebook
28   Mariachi Los Amigos (Mariachi), Check out their Facebook
 
AUGUST
4     Toho Koto Society of Koto Players/Dancers (Japanese), Check out their Facebook
11   The United States Air Force Band "Airmen of Note" (Big Band Jazz), Check out their Facebook
18   The United States Navy Band "Country Current" (Country), Check out their Facebook
25   Alexandria Kleztet (Jazz/Jewish), Check out their Facebook

Ticket Required: 
No