DC Culture and Nightlife Attractions
Make the most of your downtime during The Cable Show in Washington, DC, by checking out some of the city’s cultural and nightlife attractions. The summer months are packed with music festivals, award-winning live theater and, of course, Washington Nationals baseball magic. There’s humor you can only find in the nation’s capital courtesy of live performance skits parodying the latest political snafu and lively historical reenactments that highlight the city’s rich history. Here’s your entertainment primer for the best events and activities happening around town during your stay June 7-10 in our nation’s capital.
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1. DC Jazz Fest
Meanwhile, the festival’s Jazz in the 'Hoods series brings performers to jazz venues around town like Bohemian Caverns, Twins Jazz and smaller lounges like the Black Fox Lounge. And if you’ve ever wanted to enjoy live music inside an embassy, you can hear piano music played by cabaret singer Hilary Kole at the Embassy of Turkey Residence on Monday, June 10, at 7:30 p.m.
The group revisits hot spots related to the crime scene and learns about the clues that helped investigators figure out exactly whodunit. Tours set off Friday, June 7, and Saturday, June 8, at 6:45 p.m. from outside of Ford’s Theatre; advance tickets are necessary.