What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Events at 14th & V

Latin American Youth Center presents Night at the Apollo
14th & V | Langston Room | February 21, 2018 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Night at the Apollo is an event in celebration of Black History Month in addition to honoring the historical impact the Harlem Renaissance had on the arts and African American influence within both American entertainment and culture.


The Experience Lab Inside Out
14th & V | Langston Room | February 21, 2018 | 11:00 am - 2:30 pm

Private event in the Langston Room. To plan your event, complete our online form HERE or call the events office @ 202-332-6432.


Events at 5th & K

Wednesday Night Open Mic Hosted by Jonathan B Tucker 02.21.18
5th & K | Cullen Room | February 21, 2018 | 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

A Busboys and Poetry event! For two hours, audiences can expect a diverse chorus of voices and a vast array of professional spoken word performers, open mic rookies, musicians, and a different host every week.


Events at Brookland

DCTV Film Shoot
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | February 21, 2018 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Events at Shirlington

NAACP Arlington screening of “13”
Shirlington | Paul's Den | February 21, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Please join the NAACP Arlington Chapter 7047 for our 2018 Black History Month Event. We will be screening "13th", a powerful documentary from Ava DuVernay that explores race in the US criminal justice system.The film is titled after the Thirteenth amendment of the United States Constitution, which outlawed slavery (unless as punishment for a crime).