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Clubs in DC:
Name Address Telephone Description Tickets
BLACK FOX LOUNGE 1723 Connecticut Avenue NW (202) 483-1723 Live Music Nightly  
BLUES ALLEY 1073 Rear Wisconsin Ave. NW (202) 337-4141 Jazz Supper Club
BOHEMIAN CAVERNS 11th and U Streets, NW (202) 299-0800 Jazz Supper Club
BOSSA BISTRO & LOUNGE 2463 18th Street, NW (202) 321-0855 Live Music  
CAJUN EXPERIENCE 1825 18th St. NW (202) 670-4416 Restaurant - live New Orleans jazz Fridays  
CHEF GEOFF'S 3201 New Mexico Ave., NW (202) 237-7800 Restaurant - Live Jazz Sunday Brunch  
CHEF GEOFF'S DOWNTOWN 1301 Pennsylvania Ave., NW (202) 464-4461 Restaurant - Live Jazz Sunday Brunch  
CHEZ BILLY 3815 Georgia Ave. NW (202) 506-2080 Restaurant/Bar with Live Music  
COLUMBIA STATION 2325 18th Street NW (202) 462-6040 Jazz Jams Sat & Sun 4-8PM  
CORNER STORE 9th and S Carolina Ave, SE (202) 544.5807 Nonprofit arts center
DAHLAK RESTAURANT 1771 U Street NW (202) 332-2110 Jazz Jam Sundays 6:30 - 9:30pm  
HR-57 1007 H Street NE (202) 253-0044 Jazz Org./Club  
ISLANDER 1201 U St. NW (202) 234-4971 Caribbean Restaurant/Bar  
KENNEDY CENTER JAZZ CLUB 2700 F Street, NW (800) 444-1324 Live Music
MADAM'S ORGAN 2461 18th St. NW (202) 667-5370 Live Music Club  
MAGGIANO'S LITTLE ITALY RESTAURANT 5333 Wisconsin Avenue, NW (202) 966-5500 Restaurant/Bar - Free Live Jazz Every Fri & S  
RIALTO 2915 M Street NW (202) 337-1571 Restaurant/Bar with Live Music  
RUMBA CAFE 2443 18th Street NW (202) 588-5501 Bar and Music Room  
SANKOFA CAFE 2714 Georgia Ave. NW (202) 332-1084 Bookstore/Cafe with Live Jazz  
TABARD INN 1739 N St. NW (202) 331-8528 Lounge/Live Music  
TAKOMA STATION 6914 4th St. NW (202) 829-1999 Jazz Jam Tuesdays 7-10PM  
THE ARTS CLUB OF WASHINGTON 2017 I. St. NW (202) 331-7282 Performance Hall  
THE BLACK SQUIREL 2427 18th Street NW (202) 232-1011 Craft Beer and live entertainment  
THE MAJESTIC 1368 H Street NE (202) 388-1204 Restaurant/Live Jazz  
TROPICALIA 2001 14th St. NW (202) 629-3545 Restaurant/Bar with Live Music  
TWINS JAZZ 1344 U. St. NW (202) 234-0072 Jazz Supper Club
UTOPIA 1418 U St. NW (202) 483-7669 Restaurant/Bar  
VIE DE FRANCE SPORTS BAR 600 Maryland Ave. SW (202) 554-7870 Restaurant/Bar  
WONDERLAND BALLROOM 11th and Kenyon St. NW (202) 232-5263 New Orleans Jazz Dance Party 1st Wed each mon  

Clubs in MD:
Name Address Telephone Description Tickets
2ND SATURDAY CAFE 5410 Leaf Treader Way, Columbia (410) 555-1212 A Rock Jazz & Blues Venue  
2ND SATURDAY JAZZ COFFEEHOUSE 5410 Leaf Treader Way, Columbia (410) 715-0543 Nightclub  
BENNY'S BAR & GRILL 7747 Tuckerman Lane, Potomac (301) 299-3377 Restaurant/Bar with Live Jazz  
BETHESDA BLUES & JAZZ 7719 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda (240) 330-4500 Dining and Live Music
BRADDOCK INN 4830 Schley Avenue, Braddock Heights (301) 371-0411 Restaurant/Live Music Fridays  
CAT'S EYE 1730 Thames St., Baltimore (410) 276-9866 Restaurant/Music Club  
CREATIVE ALLIANCE 3134 Eastern Ave., Baltimore (410) 276-1651 Music Venue with Restaurant/Bar
DONNA'S RESTAURANT 5850 Waterloo Rd., Columbia (410) 465-2399 Live music every Sat., 7-9 PM  
GAFFNEY'S 7141 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda (301) 907-7500 Restaurant/Bar w/ Live Jazz Fri 7:30 PM  
GERMANO'S PIATTINI 300 South High Street, Baltimore (410) 752-4515 Dining and Cabaret & Live Music
INDIA GARDEN 1321-C Rockville Pike, Rockville (301) 838-0000 Live Jazz Saturdays  
LIA'S 4435 Willard Avenue, Chevy Chase (240) 223-5427 Restaurant - Live Jazz Sunday Brunch  
NORMANDIE FARM INN 10710 Falls Road, Potomac (301) 983-8838 Restaurant/Piano Room  
PAISANOS 316 N. Washington Street, Rockville (301) 424-0444 Restaurant/Live Music  
RADISSON HOTEL AT CROSS KEYS 5100 Falls Road, Baltimore (4100 532-3243 Lounge/restaurant - Jazz every Thur. 6-9pm  
RAMSHEAD TAVERN 33 West St. Annapolis (410) 268-4545 Live Music Club  
SKIPPER'S PIER WATERFRONT RESTUARANT 6158 Drum Point Rd., Deal (410) 867-7110 Restaurant/Live Music  
SULLIVAN'S STEAK HOUSE 1 East Pratt St., Inner Harbor, Baltimore (410) 962-5503 Restaurant/Bar with Live Jazz Tuesday-Sunday  
THE BELVEDERE HOTEL (13th Floor) 1 E. Chase St., Baltimore (410) 783-1332 Live Music  
THE CALVERT HOUSE INN 6211 Baltimore Ave, Riverdale (301) 864-5220 Live Jazz Bluesand Funk  
THE WESTLAWN INN RESTAURANT 9200 Chesapeake Ave., North Beach (410) 257-0001 Live jazz Saturday nights at 8:00pm.  
ZED'S CAFE 8225 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring (301) 495-5614 Dining and Live Music Sundays  

Clubs in VA:
Name Address Telephone Description Tickets
219 BASIN STREET LOUNGE 219 King St., Alexandria (703) 549-1141 Restaurant/Music Room  
BIRCHMERE 3701 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria (703) 549-7500 Supper Club/Concerts  
CARLYLE CLUB 411 John Carlyle Street (703) 549-8957 Supper Club/Live Music
EXTRA VIRGIN RESTAURANT 4053 S. 28th St., Arlington (703) 998-8474 Modern Italian Restaurant with Live Jazz  
ICE HOUSE CAFE 760 Elden St., Herndon (703) 437-4500 Restaurant/Live Music  
IOTA CLUB & CAFE 2832 Wilson Blvd., Arlington (703) 522-8340 Live music nightly  
NOTTINGHILL RESTAURANT AND BAR 1106 King Street,, Alex. (703) 299-4590 Restaurant/Bar with Live Jazz  
OPEN KITCHEN 7115 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church (703) 942-8148 Live music every Wednesday 6:30 - 9:30pm  
OPUS 88 - HILTON HOTEL 7920 Jones Branch Drive, Tysons Corner (703) 847-5000 Live Jazz Thur-Sat  
PANE E VINO 9020 Lorton Station Blvd. Suite E, Lorton (571) 642-0605 Dining and Live Music in the Wine Bar  

Festivals In DC:
Name Address Telephone Description Tickets
BARBECUE BATTLE Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 9th & 14th Sts (301) 860-0630 Annual outdoor festival with music and food  
FETE DE LA MUSIQUE DC All over DC (202) 724-5613 Music festival marking the 1st day of summer  
JAZZMATAZZ Ronald Reagan Bldg. 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW (703) 739-8979 Annual indoor festival, various styles, black  
UNIVERSITY BIG BAND JAZZ FESTIVAL UDC - Univ. Auditorium, 4200 Conn. Ave. NW (202) 274-5803 UDC, Univ. of MD & HU jazz ensembles

Festivals In MD:
Name Address Telephone Description Tickets
BALTIMORE WASHINGTON JAZZFEST 5430 Vantage Point Road, Columbia (410) 730-7106 Annual jazz festival
BENJAMIN BANNEKER HISTORICAL PARK AND MU 300 Oella Ave., Baltimore (410) 887-1081 Outdoor Saturday jazz concerts, June - August  
CAPITAL JAZZ FEST Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia (301) 780-9300 Annual outdoor festival, contemporary jazz  
GROOVE CITY JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL Race & Cdear Streets, Cambridge (410) 228-0020 Free annual jazz festival in May  
MARYLAND SUMMER JAZZ FESTIVAL Saint Mark Presbyterian Church, Rockville (443) 702-7016 Fifth season of workshops, jams & concerts  
TAKOMA PARK JAZZ FESTIVAL Carroll Ave., Takoma Park (202) 487-6400 Ooutdoor festival, 2 stages, 11am - 6pm  

Festivals In VA:
Name Address Telephone Description Tickets
UNIVERSITY OF MERRY WASHINGTON George Washington Hall, Dodd Auditorium (540) 654-1012 Annual Jazz Festival  
WOLF TRAP JAZZ & BLUES FESTIVAL 1624 Trap Road Vienna, Virginia 22182 (703) 255-1900 Annual outdoor festival, various styles

Concerts In DC:
Name Address Telephone Description Tickets
ART NIGHT ON THE MALL National Mall (202) 357-2700 5 museums with live events in the summer  
CORCORAN GALLERY OF ART 500 Seventeenth Street NW (202) 639-1700 Free Jazz concerts Wed. from 12:30 to 1:30pm  
DC-JCC 1529 16th Street NW (202) 777-3251 Jazz concerts and jazz appreciation classes
FRENCH-AMERICAN CULTURAL FOUNDATION 4101 Reservoir Road, NW (202) 944-6228 Jazz concerts and other cultural events
JAZZ IN THE GARDEN 7th Street and Constitution Avenue NW (202) 289-3360 Free jazz concerts Friday evenings in the sum  
KENNEDY CENTER 2700 F Street, NW (800) 444-1324 Jazz concerts, workshops and free daily event
LEVINE SCHOOL OF MUSIC 2801 Upton Street NW (202) 686-9772 Jazz and Classical Performances all year
LINCOLN THEATRE 1215 U Street, NW (202) 328-6000 Theatre for performing arts  
LISNER AUDITORIUM 21st and H Streets, NW (202) 994-1500 Concert hall for performing arts  
LIVE! ON WOODROW WILSON PLAZA 1300 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW (202) 312-1308 An entertaining mix of free performances  
NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC LIVE EVENTS 1600 M Street, NW (202) 857-7700 Concerts, films, and family events
PHILLIPS COLLECTIONS 1600 21st. St. NW (202) 387-2151 Museum of modern art/social events with live  
SMITHSONIAN ASSOCIATES Baird Auditorium and the Natural History Museum (202) 357-3030 Various lectures and performances  
SMOOTH JAZZ 105.9 CONCERT SERIES Check website for location (800) 779-1059 Monthly free concert series  
WARNER THEATRE 13th and E Streets NW (202) 783-4000 Theatre for performing arts  
WESTMINSTER CHURCH 400 I St., SW (202) 484-7700 Friday evening jazz concerts 6-9pm  

Concerts In MD:
Name Address Telephone Description Tickets
AVALON THEATRE 40 E. Dover Street, Easton (410) 822-7299 Theatre for the performing arts
BALTIMORE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, 1212 Cathedral St.. Balto. (410) 783-8000 A variety of concerts year-round
BLACKROCK CENTER FOR THE ARTS 12901 Town Commons Drive, Germantown Md. (301) 528-2260 Theatre for the performing arts
CLARICE SMITH PERFORMING ARTS CENTER Univ. of MD, Stadium and Valley Dr., College Park (301) 405-ARTS Center for the performing arts
JAZZ IN THE VINEYARDS 12820 Long Green Pike, Hydes Md. (410) 592-5015 Summer series of outdoor Sunday concerts  
JAZZWAY 6004 6004 Hollins Ave., Baltimore (410) 624-2222 Jazz Concert Series
JCC of GREATER WASHINGTON 6125 Montrose Road, Rockville (301) 348-3872 Jazz concerts and other cultural events
MERRIWEATHER POST PAVILION 10475 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia (800) 955 5566 Outdoor theatre for the performing arts
MONTPELIER ARTS CENTER 9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel (301) 377-7800 Jazz Concert Series  
STRATHMORE 5301 Tuckerman Lane, N. Bethesda (301) 581-5100 Concert hall for performing arts
WEINBERG CENTER 20 W. Patrick St., Frederick (301) 600-2828 Concert hall for performing arts

Concerts In VA:
Name Address Telephone Description Tickets
ARLINGTON CULTURAL AFFAIRS 3700 S. Four Mile Run Drive, Arlington (703) 228-1850 Concert series at the Rosslyn Spectrum Theatr
BRIGHT BOX THEATER 15 N. Loudoun St. Winchester (540) 665 2878 Jazz Concert Series  
CENTER FOR THE ARTS/GMU Braddock Rd./Roanoke Ln. (703) 993-ARTS Concert hall for the performing arts
JAZZ AT MEADE 322 North Alfred Street, Alexandria (703) 549-1334 Jazz Concerts on the 3rd Sunday, Apr-Nov  
STATE THEATRE 220 N. Washington, Falls Church (703) 237 0300 Live music venue
WOLF TRAP 1624 Trap Road, Vienna (703) 255-1860 Indoor/outdoor venues for the performing arts

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