The weekend’s here and the Route 1 Corridor’s got tons of music, art, shopping, Community Yoga, Red Dirt Open Studio, a Blues Festival and more for you to check out!
Many thanks to this Weekend Guide’s sponsor!
Where: Studio SoHy, Hyattsville
Stefon Harris & Blackout (USA)
Check out a modern jazz linchpin & his quintet at a unique performance venue w/ food & drinks. Mix of R&B & Latin sounds plus food. Sounds delightful!
When: 7pm, 9pm
Where: Milkboy Arthouse, College Park
Listening Room Fall Concert Series: Alif Laila
Enjoy an uplifting evening w/ renowned sitar player surrounded by art. Local mead for sale to enjoy w/ your performance at the arts exchange!
Where: Gateway Arts Center, Brentwood
Friday Jams w/ Lee & Adam of the Blue Plains
An organic musical performance w/ local residents to pair w/ your refreshing beer & oven-fresh pizza at this pizzeria establishment!
Where: Pizzeria Paradiso, Hyattsville
Cost: Free admission, beer & pizza for purchase
Green Bowie Veterans Day 5
Support your Veterans & the environment @ a family-friendly race. Be active & green together. Make a difference in your community!
Where: Bowie Town Center Parking Lot, Bowie
Cost: Free! (includes t-shirt)
11th Annual Trash to Treasure Green Craft Fair (All Ages)
Feel good about shopping & stop by the green fair. Items for sale made from green materials. Exchange books & enter raffles. Learn from environmental groups & more!
Where: Watkins Nature Center, Upper Marlboro
Cost: Free admission, crafts & raffle for sale
Opening Reception: ArtBurn by Paul Hrusa
Contemplate Hrusa’s painterly ecosystem of landscape & artifact at the opening reception of his solo exhibition.
Where: 39th St. Gallery, Brentwood
11th College Park Blues Festival (All Ages)
Love the blues? This is your place to be. Lots of bands, dancing, vendors & craft beers!
Where: Ritchie Coliseum, College Park
The Renovation Reception: An Auditorium Unveiling
Be one of the first to check out the renovated historic movie theatre. Enjoy local food & beer samples, plus live music & discussions. Advance ticket sales only.
Where: Old Greenbelt Theatre, Greenbelt
Cost: “Pay what you can” structure, get tickets here
Unring the Bell / Flying Jacob
Come grab a beer and hear some local rock at this all-ages rockin’ show!
Where: Streetcar 82 Brewing Co., Hyattsville
Cost: Free (no entry fee)
The Arctic Refuge Experience. Step In. Step Up.
Experience a year in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in an interactive art installation. Fight back against Big Oil. 100% of proceeds help protect this land.
When: Various times
Where: Autoshop, Washington, DC
Red Dirt Open Studio, Fall 2019
Check out this community art studio. Mingle w/ the artists & other fab folks w/ a cup of hot cider!
Where: Red Dirt Studio, Mount Rainier
Expand your yoga practice w/ community friends. Newbies? Great place to start here. All levels welcome! Bring a yoga mat.
Where: City Building (2nd floor Prangley Building), Hyattsville
Djesben @ New Deal Cafe
Grab a seat at a hip joint & enjoy a performance w/ musicians in a variety of styles: jazz, bebop & bossa nova & original tunes influenced by world music!
Where: New Deal Cafe, Greenbelt
Cost: Free admission!, pay for food & drinks