What’s Going on

3Nov
28Oct

Adams Morgan Apple Festival (an AMPBID event)

10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

The Third Annual Adams Morgan Apple Festival will feature heirloom apple tasting from our friends at Licking Creek Bend Farms as well as an Apple Pie Baking Contest judged by a distinguished panel of media personalities and culinary experts.

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21Oct
15Oct
12Oct
10Oct

AMPBID Annual Meeting

5:00 pm

At the October 10th Annual Meeting, BID members will have the opportunity to vote for candidates for 5 board slots: three property owners and two business owners.

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7Oct

Adams Morgan Porch Fest (an AMPBID event)

2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Once a year we transform the porches and patios of Adams Morgan into “stages for a day” to celebrate local music talent. Grab a map at 18th and Columbia, and follow your ears to experience the sounds of Brazilian music to bluegrass, indie rock to acoustic, classical to soul, and lots in between. We’ve even had members of the National Symphony Orchestra perform. Best of all — it’s free!

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22Aug
26Jul
15Jul
11Jul
27Jun
24Jun

Summer Concert Series: Batida Diferente

5pm - 7pm

Batida Diferente (A Different Beat) borrowed its name from the Durval Ferreira & Maurício Einhorn 60’s classic. A Jazz and Brazilian quartet of veteran DC-area performers, the band features originals, jazz classics with original lyrics and text settings, plus cool covers and fresh arrangements from off the beaten track.

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19Jun
15Jun
13Jun
13Jun

Beach Party featuring Jaws showing at Adams Morgan Movie Nights

approximately 30 minutes after sunset

It’s a long way to get to the beach from Adams Morgan, so we’re bringing the beach to you, and you won’t even have to worry about sand getting stuck in your… places.
Forty years after Jaws made you afraid to go back into the water, we’re bringing it back to scare you all over again. We’ll have beach balls, hula hoops, and much more — check back for more details as we get closer.

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10Jun

Summer Concert Series: Michele McTierney

5pm - 7pm

Michele McTierney (Singer-Songwriter) recently released her album, “A Work in Progress”, a collection of original songs that are a mix of cheeky and humorous to dark and serious, with topics ranging from love and sex to domestic violence and her struggles with depression. Michele blends powerful, emotionally-charged vocals, and edgy, infectious pop rock music with strong, confessional lyrics. Michele’s performances, whether acoustic duo or with her full band are energy-driven, dynamic and fun.

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6Jun

Rogue One showing at Adams Morgan Movie Nights

approximately 30 minutes after sunset

Rogue One is the first “Star Wars” movie that steps away from the original storylines and characters and tells the backstory that sets the stage for Episode IV: A New Hope. But if you’re a Star Wars fan, you already know that… and if you’re not a Star Wars fan then you probably haven’t read down this far anyway.

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5Jun

Summer Concert Series, special Monday show: Airport 77s

6pm - 8pm

If you like “My Sharona,” the Airport 77s are the band for you. Specializing in the power pop and new wave music of the late 1970s and early 1980s, this trio of veteran D.C. rockers will take you back to the days of Ms. Pac Man and leaded gasoline. They’ve played McMansions, VFWs and fancy awards dinners, but they’re at their best when rocking outdoors in the swamp of Washington.

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5Jun

Taste of Adams Morgan

5pm - 9pm

Stroll, sip, and sample your way through one of DC’s most vibrant neighborhoods on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at the 5th Annual Taste of Adams Morgan, benefiting Mary’s Center. Taste of Adams Morgan is an annual culinary stroll during which over 20 local restaurants open their doors to provide tastings to 500+ attendees. All proceeds benefit Mary’s Center and the 40,000 individuals and families who will be served this year.

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5Jun

Come Together

6pm - 11pm

On Monday June 5th, Adams Morgan community will welcome IPW participants to
Come Together
for a concert from 6 to 8 pm (featuring the Airport 77s in a special Monday edition of our Summer Concert Series) and a visual installation on 18th Street from 9 to 11 pm

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3Jun

Summer Concert Series: Jelly Roll Mortals

5pm - 7pm

Acoustic, electric, eclectic. Jelly Roll Mortals is a pop-rock-country-folk-R&B band; a group of seasoned musicians who play a deep catalog of originals and cover tunes. The band performs around the Washington, DC area as anything from a two-piece to five-piece, acoustic or full-on electric. Band members have played together in various combinations going back as long as 40 years. As songwriters they have had their songs played by several other bands. Cover tunes span the years from the early 20th century to the early 21st century. Individually, members of Jelly Roll Mortals have won several Washington Area Music Awards and been nominated for many more.

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2Jun
30May

Snowden showing at Adams Morgan Movie Nights

approximately 30 minutes after sunset

Written and Directed by Oliver Stone, Snowden is based on the true story of Edward Snowden, famous (or infamous) for exposing the NSA’s secret surveillance techniques and then becoming an international fugitive. Part of Snowden was filmed here in Adams Morgan.

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23May

Grease showing at Adams Morgan Movie Nights

Approximately 30 min after sunset

Join us for a family-friendly evening of singing along with everyone’s favorite movie musical from the 70s. Almost 40 years later and Grease is still the word; and it’s probably been decades (if ever) since you’ve seen it on the big screen, so come on out and bring the kids for a fun evening.

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20May

Summer Concert Series: Hollertown

5pm - 7pm

Hollertown is a bluegrass and old-time music band that has played in and around Washington, DC, for nearly ten years. Playing everything from haunting (and haunted) originals, to old-timey standards, to tunes by Mötley Crüe, Bob Marley, and the Texas Tornados, Hollertown has been known to inspire spontaneous dancing, questionable public displays of affection, and glossolalia. Hollertown performs monthly for bluegrass nights at both the Argonaut Tavern in the H street Atlas district, and Mr. Henry’s on Capitol Hill, and has been a featured performer at the Kingman Island Bluegrass Festival, as well as top music venues across the DC area.

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20May
19May

Adams Morgan BID – Bike to Work Day

7:30am-9:30am

Bike to Work Day – We’ll have FREE coffee, bagels and bananas from Tryst along with FREE t-shirts to everyone who registers in advance at: http://www.biketoworkmetrodc.org/

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16May

Moana showing at Adams Morgan Movie Nights

Approx 30 minutes after sunset

Winning by a wide margin in our online poll, we’ll be kicking off this year’s series with Moana: In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain’s daughter’s island, she answers the Ocean’s call to seek out the Demigod to set things right.

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13May

Summer Concert Series: Oxymorons

5pm - 7pm

The Oxymorons take the stage with a mix of the hottest new songs, the best of the old, and their award-winning originals, giving audiences a night of hip-shaking New Orleans funk, soulful blues, Americana roots, and jam-band rock. This seriously-fun eight-piece band has been playing the DC area for more than 25 years, reeling off favorite party tunes spanning four decades and witty, well-crafted originals.

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9May
6May

Summer Concert Series: Almeda

5pm

Almeda – DC is a four-piece from Washington DC that draws on inspirations from R&B, hip-hop, and rock to craft catchy melodies that are led by succulent vocals and rooted in groove. Winners of the 2016 Adams Morgan Porch Fest!

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29Apr

Adams Morgan Pinewood Grand Prix

Check-in at 10am, Racing starts at Noon

On Saturday, April 29 in Kalorama Park the Adams Morgan Partnership BID will be presenting the inaugural Adams Morgan Pinewood Grand Prix.

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25Apr
11Apr
28Mar
25Mar
11Mar
28Feb
11Feb

35th Anniversary Sale

10:30-6 PM Mon-Sat, Sun 12-5

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31Dec
29Oct
27Oct

Adams Morgan Fright Night

6:00 p.m. -- 9:00 p.m.

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18Oct
1Oct

Adams Morgan Porch Fest (an AMPBID event)

2 pm to 6 pm

Once a year we transform the porches and patios of Adams Morgan into “stages for a day” to celebrate local music talent. Grab a map at 18th and Columbia, and follow your ears to experience the sounds of Brazilian music to bluegrass, indie rock to acoustic, classical to soul, and lots in between. We’ve even had members of the National Symphony Orchestra perform. Best of all — it’s free!

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11Sep
23Aug
9Jul

Celebrate Summer Sale 2016

Monday - Saturday 10:30 AM to 6 PM Sundays 12 noon -5.

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8Jul
28Jun

Adams Morgan Movie Nights: Inside Out -RESCHEDULED

Approximately 30 Minutes after sunset

(rescheduled from 5/17 due to rain) Bring a blanket to sit on and whatever snacks you need to the Marie Reed School Soccer Field at 18th and California Street, NW.
MOVIES BEGIN APPROXIMATELY 30 MINS AFTER SUNSET.

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28Jun
25Jun

Summer Concert Series: Dave Ihmels & Todd Baker

5pm - 7pm

Adams Morgan Summer Concert Series — Saturdays from 5 to 7pm in front of BB&T at the corner of Columbia Rd. and 18th St., NW

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14Jun

Adams Morgan Movie Nights: Pretty in Pink

Approximately 30 minutes after sunset

Bring a blanket to sit on and whatever snacks you need to the Marie Reed School Soccer Field at 18th and California Street, NW.
MOVIES BEGIN APPROXIMATELY 30 MINS AFTER SUNSET.

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12Jun
11Jun

Summer Concert Series: Goin’ Goin’ Gone

5pm - 7pm

Adams Morgan Summer Concert Series — Saturdays from 5 to 7pm in front of BB&T at the corner of Columbia Rd. and 18th St., NW

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7Jun

Adams Morgan Movie Nights: School of Rock

Approximately 30 minutes after sunset

Bring a blanket to sit on and whatever snacks you need to the Marie Reed School Soccer Field at 18th and California Street, NW.
MOVIES BEGIN APPROXIMATELY 30 MINS AFTER SUNSET.

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4Jun

Summer Concert Series: Jelly Roll Mortals

5pm - 7pm

Adams Morgan Summer Concert Series — Saturdays from 5 to 7pm in front of BB&T at the corner of Columbia Rd. and 18th St., NW

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31May

Adams Morgan Movie Nights: Rebel Without A Cause

approximately 30 minutes after sunset

Bring a blanket to sit on and whatever snacks you need to the Marie Reed School Soccer Field at 18th and California Street, NW.
MOVIES BEGIN APPROXIMATELY 30 MINS AFTER SUNSET.

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24May

Adams Morgan Movie Nights: Selma

approximately 30 minutes after sunset

Bring a blanket to sit on and whatever snacks you need to the Marie Reed School Soccer Field at 18th and California Street, NW.
MOVIES BEGIN APPROXIMATELY 30 MINS AFTER SUNSET.

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24May
21May

Summer Concert Series: Oxymorons

5pm - 7pm

Adams Morgan Summer Concert Series — Saturdays from 5 to 7pm in front of BB&T at the corner of Columbia Rd. and 18th St., NW

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14May

Summer Concert Series: Hollertown

5pm - 7pm

Adams Morgan Summer Concert Series — Saturdays from 5 to 7pm in front of BB&T at the corner of Columbia Rd. and 18th St., NW

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7May

Team Carrie On!

8am Race, 10:30am-2:30pm After Party

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7May

Summer Concert Series: Boat Burning

5pm - 7pm

Adams Morgan Summer Concert Series — Saturdays from 5 to 7pm in front of BB&T at the corner of Columbia Rd. and 18th St., NW

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3May

Taste of Adams Morgan

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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22Mar
19Feb
12Feb
11Feb
31Jan
23Jan
15Jan
31Dec
31Dec
24Dec
18Dec
11Dec
11Dec
19Nov
15Nov
13Nov
13Nov
8Nov
6Nov
31Oct
30Oct
30Oct
30Oct
26Oct
24Oct
22Oct
21Oct
21Oct
15Oct
15Oct
9Oct
2Oct

3rd annual Oktoberfest

Fri & Sat 12:00pm – 3am, Sun 12:00pm-11pm

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29Sep
16Sep
13Sep
13Sep
13Sep
7Sep
5Sep
3Sep
27Aug
23Aug
16Aug
15Aug
12Aug
10Aug
10Aug
6Aug
2Aug
1Aug
1Aug
23Jul
23Jul
21Jul
21Jul
10Jul
9Jul
8Jul

DC Arts Center – 1460 Wall Mountables

One of our most popular and inclusive exhibitions is also one of our oldest traditions. Since 1989 1460 Wallmountables has offered the opportunity for artists of all disciplines and abilities to show in this open hanging. We divide our wall space into 2 foot by 2 foot squares with strings, which creates a floor to ceiling grid on which artists hang their work.

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4Jul
4Jul
1Jul
1Jul
4Jun

Madam’s Organ – Thursday Non-Profit Profit

5-9 PM

$1 for every drink or food item sold during happy hour goes to our weekly non-profit.

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19May

Adams Morgan BID – Movie Nights

APPROXIMATELY 30 MINS AFTER SUNSET

All movies are on Tuesday nights at the MARIE REED SCHOOL SOCCER FIELD, 18th and California Street, NW, IN ADAMS MORGAN. MOVIES BEGIN APPROXIMATELY 30 MINS AFTER SUNSET.

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12May

Marys Center – Adams Morgan BID – Taste of Adams Morgan

6:00pm-9:00pm

Our Adams Morgan restaurants will serve small plates of their signature dishes to raise funds for Mary’s Center, an Adams Morgan-born, Federally Qualified Health Center, that provides high quality medical, educational, and social services to diverse communities throughout the DC metropolitan area.

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2May

Adams Morgan BID – Summer Concert Series

5:00pm till 7:00pm

FREE live music concerts Saturdays May 2, 9, 16, 30, June 6, 13, at the corner of 18th & Columbia in the plaza outside of BB&T Bank from 5:00pm – 7:00pm.

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31Oct

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