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Jazz & Blossoms park jam w/ BILAL

April 8, 2023 @ 2:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Jazz & Blossoms will take over Franklin Park for a park jam Saturday, April 8. This free, outdoor event will celebrate the beauty and nature in the city with a musical backdrop, celebrating the National Cherry Blossom Festival and featuring Grammy-nominated vocalist, songwriter, and producer Bilal.

Additional performances include Pete Rock & The Soul BrothersDaylight DC featuring DJ Divine & Big Tone All DayImani-Grace & Her Big Black BandAyoDJ John Murph

Enjoy a spring-inspired mocktail bar with a selection of refreshing drinks curated by Immigrant Food. Drinks will be available for purchase and sponsored by Betty Buzz.

Come dressed to impress in your favorite seasonal fashions and pack your best picnic for a chance to win prizes from Holly Bass. She’ll be scouting the event for the days Best Dressed, Best Picnic Display, and more (bonus points for floral prints and designs).

Event Details

Host: Words Beats & Life Inc.
Date: April 8, 2023 @ 2pm – 8:30pm
Location: Franklin Park 1332 I St NW, Washington, DC 20005
Event fee: Free
Registration Event link:

For More Information

Contact: Mazi Mutafa
Phone: (202) 667-1192


April 8, 2023
2:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Words Beats and Life
View Organizer Website


Franklin Park
1332 I St NW
Washington, 20005
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