What's Happening at Busboys and Poets

Sunday, June 10, 2018

Events at 5th & K

5th Annual Little Friends For Peace Talent Show & Fundraiser
5th & K | Cullen Room | June 10, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Help Little Friends For Peace celebrate the talents of all our peacemakers while raising funds for our summer camp scholarship fund. 


Events at Brookland

In the Artist Studio: Emerging Artists – Washington, DC and Beyond
Brookland | Pearl Bailey Room | June 10, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join us for a lively discussion about local, national and international emerging artists whose work and trends are making major strides in the art world. This conversation will be hosted by Carol Rhodes Dyson, Busboys and Poets Art Curator. 


Events at Hyattsville

Music Student Showcase
Hyattsville | Zinn Room | June 10, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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


Events at Shirlington

Youth Open Mic Hosted by DC Youth Slam Team 06.10.18
Shirlington | Robeson Room | June 10, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Youth-focused and youth-led, Youth Open Mic is a monthly series that features student poets, singers, musicians and actors from the DC/Maryland/Virginia area. Middle school and high school students are encouraged to come share their art in our supportive, progressive, artistic atmosphere.


Events at Takoma

Jazz & Verse Open Mic 06.10.18
Takoma | Nicolás Guillén Room | June 10, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Sunday Jazz & Verse Open Mic Poetry & Jazz Night! A Busboys and Poetry Event. Every second Sunday, cap off brunch with two hours of incredible music and poetry! Audiences can expect a diverse array of spoken word performers, open mic rookies, musicians and more with a Jazz soundtrack! It will feature the sounds of a professional Jazz Band to groove us into the night. All are welcomed to perform, or enjoy a night of Jazz & Verse!