Educators and Entertainers

Educational talks, demonstrations and performances will take place throughout the day.

Kids’ Activities

From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., K12 Inc. and Friendship Public Charter School will provide free activities for kids, including face painting.

Education Stage

Whether you want to brush up on urban beekeeping, get tips on growing cannabis at home or hear a bit more about local history, our Education Stage will offer interesting talks all day. Educators include the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay, DC Beekeepers Alliance, DC By Foot, ECO City Farms, Let’sGrowDC, Love & Carrots, Tango Mercurio and Washington Area Bicyclist Association (WABA). Check out the Education Stage schedule.

Main Stage

Our main stage will feature live competitions, performances from local artists and the winners of some of our most popular contests. Want to square off against friends and fairgoers? Our Sloppy Joe Eating Contest could be for you. Love drums and dancing? Watch a performance from Batala Washington or take a line dancing lesson with DC Rawhides. Music more your thing? Listen to DJ Fusion open our event or hear The Captivators close it. Check out the Main Stage schedule.