Please note: This event has already occurred.
The second annual Lumen8Anacostia festival brings six weeks of creative performances and installations to galleries and arts spaces east of the river. The programming runs until Aug. 10 with blocks of events focused on food, film, technology and fashion, but stop by the kick-off party from 1 p.m. until midnight for live music, dance performances, food, drink and brilliant illuminations of sites and buildings around the neighborhood. Visit for a complete schedule of events and performance locations.