Jazz ‘n Families Fun Days

Family Festival

June 3 - June 4, 2017

In partnership with the Phillips, DC JazzFest celebrates the synergy between jazz and the visual arts with performances by more than a dozen regional artists and rising star ensembles. This annual free, family-friendly weekend features:

  • Live jazz performances throughout the museum
  • Musicians improvising to paintings in the galleries
  • Art-making workshop with jazz-inspired activities
  • Instrument petting zoo
  • Scavenger hunt through the galleries
  • Gallery talks
  • Storytelling
  • Museum Shop tent sale

Part of the annual Dupont-Kalorama Museum Walk Weekend. In collaboration with DC JazzFest. 

Saturday, June 3, 10 am–5 pm
Sunday, June 4, noon–7 pm

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The DC Jazz Festival is a nonprofit service organization.  Performances for Jazz ‘n Families Fun Days are sponsored, in part, by the Anne and Ronald J. Abramson Family Foundation,  the Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation, Gillon Charitable Foundation, Venable Foundation, The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation, the NEA Foundation, The Rev & David Logan Foundation, John Edward Fowler Memorial Foundation, and, in part, with a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts. ©2017 DC Jazz Festival, All rights reserved.

Washington Parent is the official media sponsor of Jazz ‘n Families Fun Days.  Additional in-kind media and marketing support provided by Sage Communications, The Washington Post, and Washington City Paper.