D.C. Blues Festival

Please note: This event has already occurred.
If it's the Saturday before Labor Day, it's time for the D.C. Blues Festival. Now in its 23rd year, the noon to 7:30 p.m. bill features the players of the D.C. Blues Society Band and performances by Preston Shannon, Grady Champion, Anthony "Swamp Dog" Clark, Nadine Rae and the Allstars and others. Meanwhile, a side stage offers guitar, harmonica and vocal workshops and an instrument petting zoo for children.