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Kickstart the Celebration: Unveiling the Festival's Opening Spectacle

Festival Opening Night

Kickstarting the Celebration with Rhythm and Revelry
Unveiling the Beat: Home Rule Music Festival Opening Night

Get ready to ignite the night at the highly anticipated Home Rule Music Festival Opening on Friday, June 21, 2024, hosted at the iconic Black Cat DC venue.

As the city’s pulse quickens with excitement, prepare for an electrifying lineup featuring dynamic performances by The JoGo Project, and the soulful melodies of The New Doug Carn Sextet with special Guest Vanessa Rubin.

From the infectious beats of Go-Go to the soul-stirring jazz vocals, and the timeless rhythms of The New Doug Carn Sextet, this opening night promises an unforgettable fusion of musical genres.


Join us as we embark on a journey through the diverse sounds of Washington, D.C. This sets the stage for a weekend of rhythm, culture, and community celebration.

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Don't Miss Out on the other Acts!

As the curtains close on our spectacular opening night, the beat goes on! Dive deeper into the festival experience with a lineup of captivating performances, interactive workshops, and vibrant vendor markets awaiting you. Don't let the music stop – explore all the exciting events lined up for the rest of the festival. Join us as we continue to celebrate the spirit of music and community at HR Festival 2024!

The Home Rule Music Festival is produced by Home Rule Music and Film Preservation Foundation, a DC based non-profit multi-media arts and education organization with a mission to promote, support and preserve DC music and film through performance, education, and advocacy. The Internal Revenue Service recognizes the Home Rule Music and Film Preservation Foundation as a Section 501(c)(3) public charity. Our Federal Tax ID Number is 87-2188075. Contributions to Home Rule Music and Film may be eligible for tax deduction.

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