Jazz at the Capitol Riverfront
The word: DC's Jazz Fest provides a week-long celebration of jazz, with musicians playing in venues around the nation's capital. June 28 and 29, Gregory Porter, Trombone Shorty, Yasiin Bey -- formerly known as Mos Def, the Rebirth Brass Band and Irma Thomas will perform at Yards Park, overlooking the Anacostia River.
Details: 3 p.m. June 28 and 29 at Capitol Riverfront Yards Park, 355 Water St. S.E., Washington, D.C. Tickets for each day are $50 to $95. A two-day pass is $75 to $150. Tickets will be available 5 p.m. Monday at http://www.ticketmaster.com.