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Entertainment Last Updated: Aug 13th, 2009 - 16:37:01

New Orleans Jazz and Culture Celebrated at Duke Ellington Jazz Festival
By Kim Betton,
Jun 5, 2009, 16:46

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Thousands will converge on Washington, DC to experience jazz culture and the arts at the 5th annual Duke Ellington Jazz Fest. The big event takes place June 5th - 15th.

From Jazz in the 'Hoods, Jazz 'n Families Fun Day, to Jazz for DC Kids, Jazz for a Healthier Generation, master classes and more, this jazz packed adventure is a sure win for all. The theme honors New Orleans jazz which sets the tone for the occasion.

For a complete rundown of events, galas, concerts and more visit


701 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, 202-393-0701

Blue Ridge
2340 Wisconsin Ave., NW, 202-544-8088

Blues Alley
1073 Wisconsin Ave., NW, 202-337-4141

Bohemian Caverns
2001 11th Street, NW, 202-299-0800

Busboys & Poets
2021 14th Street, NW, 202-387-7638

Café Nema
1334 U Street, NW, 202-667-3215

Cashion’s Eat Place
1819 Columbia Road, NW, 202-797-1819

Chef Geoff
1301 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, 202-464-4461

Chief Ike’s Mambo Room
1725 Columbia Road, NW, 202-332-2211

Club Bossa
2463 18th Street, NW, 202-667-0088

Columbia Station
2325 18th Street, NW, 202-462-6040

Eighteenth Street Lounge
1212 18th Street, NW, 202-466-3922

Georgia Brown’s
950 15th Street, NW, 202-393-4499

Henley Park Hotel
926 Massachusetts Ave., NW, 202-638-5200

The Islander
1201 U Street, NW, 202-234-4971

Johnny’s Half Shell
400 North Capitol Street, NW, 202-737-0400

JoJo’s Restaurant Bar
1518 U Street, NW, 202-319-9350

Left Bank
2424 18th Street, NW, 202-464-2100

Madison Hotel
1177 15th Street, NW, 202-862-1600

Mandarin Oriental Hotel
1330 Maryland Ave., SW, 202-554-8588

2007 14th Street, NW, 202-797-7171

1847 Columbia Road, NW, 202-299-9630

775 G Street, NW, 202-737-7663

Sala Thai
1301 U Street, NW, 202-462-1333

Smith Farm: Gallery
1632 U Street, NW, 202 483-8600

Sonoma Restaurant and Wine Bar
223 Pennsylvania Ave, SE, 202-544-8088

St. Ex
1847 14th Street, NW, 202-265-7839

Tabaq Bistro
1336 U Street, NW, 202-265-0965

2459 18th Street, NW, 202-232-5500

1344 U Street, NW, 202-234-0072

Utopia Bar and Grill
1418 U Street, NW, 202-483-7669

1940 11th Street, NW, 202-332-9463

Zoo Bar
300 Connecticut Ave., NW, 202-232-4225

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