Wednesday music events on Kennedy Street, courtesy of Uptown Main Street

By Kiara Hill
Uptown Main Street

Uptown Main Street, the organization that runs the Kennedy Street Festival and works with local businesses, is hosting a series of summer music shows around the area called Music on Main.” You’re invited to come out, listen to some great local music, enjoy the food and drink at the local restaurants and hang with your neighbors.

  • The first event was on Wednesday, July 17th at Library Tavern with jazz from 5-on-Friday. The event was sponsored by JL Property Ventures.

  • The second event is Wednesday, July 24th at Moreland’s Tavern (5501 14th Street NW) with bluegrass music from David Kretzer and Jody Mosser of the Plate Scrapers.

  • The third event will be on Wednesday, July 31st at Las Placitas Restaurant (4724 14th Street NW) with Spanish guitarist Rich Barry performing. Brett West and McEnearney & Associates are sponsoring this event.

  • The last music show is on Wednesday, August 7th at Jackie Lee’s (116 Kennedy Street NW) with punk rocker Dave Manley performing, and Petworth News sponsoring!

So come out and support your local businesses, hear some great music and have a great time!