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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, CRESCENDOjazz.com
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 http://www.dejazzfest.org.

VENUE INFORMATION

701 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, 202-393-0701
701restaurant.com

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

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

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

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

Café Nema
1334 U Street, NW, 202-667-3215
cafenema.com

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Islander
1201 U Street, NW, 202-234-4971
islandercaribbeanrestaurant.com

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

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

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

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

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

Marvin
2007 14th Street, NW, 202-797-7171
marvinbistrodc.com

Napoleon
1847 Columbia Road, NW, 202-299-9630
napoleondc.com

Proof
775 G Street, NW, 202-737-7663
proofdc.com

Sala Thai
1301 U Street, NW, 202-462-1333
salathaidc.com

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

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

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

Tabaq Bistro
1336 U Street, NW, 202-265-0965
tabaqdc.com

Tryst
2459 18th Street, NW, 202-232-5500
trystdc.com

Twins
1344 U Street, NW, 202-234-0072
twinsjazz.com

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

Vinoteca
1940 11th Street, NW, 202-332-9463
vinotecadc.com

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


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