Minnesota Ave

Minnesota Avenue Main Street celebrates Ward 7’s rich historic and artistic traditions in its first Art All Night. It will be an evening full of art, dance, music, poetry, photography and interactive activities showcasing a tapestry of talents representing our thriving communities. Ward 7’s theme for the evening is ‘Old School Tribute’ highlighting one of our native son Marvin Gaye! Follow the joyful noise from the Minnesota Avenue Metro station to all the art and performance venues and explore all that we are planning for you!

Events

Benning Neighborhood Library -3935 Benning Road NE

NEIGHBORHOOD WELCOME CENTER:  Benning Neighborhood Library – 3935 Benning Road NE

 

TIME: 7pm onwards

 

ART ON DISPLAY: – Makers Row – See & interact with jewelry artists & makers at work

– Short Film Screening

– Photography Exhibit

– Jazz Experience

– Fabric Faire – Quilt Art, Hat Exhibit

 

East River Park Shopping Mall – 322 40th St NE

VENUE: East River Park Shopping Center – 322 40th St NE

 

ARTIST/EXHIBIT NAME: TBD

 

TIME: 7pm onwards

 

ART ON DISPLAY: – Marvin Gaye Tribute – Tribute Bands

  • Salsa Under the Stars
  • Live Painting
  • DC’s First Mobile Art Gallery

 

DESCRIPTION: CulturalDC’s Mobile Art Gallery & Sign of the Times Presents “New Perspectives”, a youth photography exhibition.

DC Eagle – 3701 Benning Road NE

VENUE: DC Eagle – 3701 Benning Road NE 

TIME: 8pm onwards

 ART ON DISPLAY: – Glam Squad Photo Shoot

  • Silent Disco
  • DJ Battle Showcase
  • Fire Performance

 

CarrotsDC – 4057 Minnesota Avenue

VENUE: CarrotsDC – 4057 Minnesota Avenue

 

EXHIBIT NAME: Airbrush Time!

 

TIME: 7pm onwards

 

ART ON DISPLAY: – Live Airbrush Display

  • Wall Art

 

DESCRIPTION: Check out your local Print shop at Art All Night at Carrots DC showcasing local Afro-American artists. Come and experience custom Airbrushing, Afro-Centric Artworks, and much more.

Justina’s Hair Gallery – 4001 Gault Place NE

VENUE: Justina’s Hair Gallery – 4001 Gault Place NE

 

EXHIBIT NAME: Hair Art

 

TIME: TBD

 

ART ON DISPLAY: – Hair Art

 

Neighborhoods

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