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6th Annual

FUNK PARADE

Saturday, May 11 2019

Funk Parade is a one-of-a-kind day fair, parade and music festival, celebrating Washington DC's vibrant music and arts, the U Street neighborhood, and the Spirit of Funk that brings us all together.

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6th Annual

FUNK PARADE

Saturday, May 11 2019

Funk Parade is a one-of-a-kind day fair, parade and music festival, celebrating Washington DC's vibrant music and arts, the U Street neighborhood, and the Spirit of Funk that brings us all together.

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2019 Funk Parade Performers

The Chuck Brown Band, Michelle Blackwell, YahZarah & Wes Felton, Reesa Renee, OSHUN, The Archives, Matt McGhee, Malia, Ciscero, Aaron Abernathy, J Pope & The HearNow, Deacon Izzy & The Congregation, Janeliasoul, Denise Henderson, Mark Meadows, Bee Boisseau, Dante Pope, Cecily, Shamans of Sound, Sugar Grits, Jenna Camille & The Free Radicals, Future Band DC, Lee Blackwood & Graham, Dogo du Togo, The CooLots, Aaron Myers, Bencoolen, Tone P and District Funk, Sir E.U., Hall Williams Band, Shacara Rogers, Hip Hop Orchestra, La Marvela, Matizwave, Autumn LaBella, Nuex, La Colombopercutiva, Noise on ResistanceDior Ashley Brown and The dAb Band, Nkula, [WORD]play, Wild Anacostias, Te'La, Cramer, DJ, De Troyt, Echelon The Seeker, Tashera, Flashband Showcase, Three Man Soul Machine, Batala, Bele Bele Rhythm Collective, The Big Ugly Truck, Capitol Movement Dance, Main Attraction Divaz, Soka Tribe, Panquility, Kazaxe Dancers, Universal Capoeira, Hung Tao Choy Mei Lucky Lions, Vava United School of Samba, DC Wheels, Rolloway Productions, Eastern High School "Blue & White" Marching Machine, Mo Lucas Community Foundation Marching Band, Crossland High School Marching Cavalier Band, Phelps High School Panther Marching Band, Capitol City All Star Band and many more artists and performers to be announced...

Lineup


2019 Funk Parade Performers

The Chuck Brown Band, Michelle Blackwell, YahZarah & Wes Felton, Reesa Renee, OSHUN, The Archives, Matt McGhee, Malia, Ciscero, Aaron Abernathy, J Pope & The HearNow, Deacon Izzy & The Congregation, Janeliasoul, Denise Henderson, Mark Meadows, Bee Boisseau, Dante Pope, Cecily, Shamans of Sound, Sugar Grits, Jenna Camille & The Free Radicals, Future Band DC, Lee Blackwood & Graham, Dogo du Togo, The CooLots, Aaron Myers, Bencoolen, Tone P and District Funk, Sir E.U., Hall Williams Band, Shacara Rogers, Hip Hop Orchestra, La Marvela, Matizwave, Autumn LaBella, Nuex, La Colombopercutiva, Noise on ResistanceDior Ashley Brown and The dAb Band, Nkula, [WORD]play, Wild Anacostias, Te'La, Cramer, DJ, De Troyt, Echelon The Seeker, Tashera, Flashband Showcase, Three Man Soul Machine, Batala, Bele Bele Rhythm Collective, The Big Ugly Truck, Capitol Movement Dance, Main Attraction Divaz, Soka Tribe, Panquility, Kazaxe Dancers, Universal Capoeira, Hung Tao Choy Mei Lucky Lions, Vava United School of Samba, DC Wheels, Rolloway Productions, Eastern High School "Blue & White" Marching Machine, Mo Lucas Community Foundation Marching Band, Crossland High School Marching Cavalier Band, Phelps High School Panther Marching Band, Capitol City All Star Band and many more artists and performers to be announced...

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2018 Schedule


2019 EVENT SCHEDULE

FESTIVAL: 1-7 PM

PARADE: 5-6 PM

NIGHT MUSIC FEST: 7PM-12AM

FEATURED SHOWCASE: 8PM

2018 Schedule


2019 EVENT SCHEDULE

FESTIVAL: 1-7 PM

PARADE: 5-6 PM

NIGHT MUSIC FEST: 7PM-12AM

FEATURED SHOWCASE: 8PM

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Photo credits


Find Funk Parade across social media: Facebook Twitter Instagram

Photo credits


Find Funk Parade across social media: Facebook Twitter Instagram

PHOTO CREDITS

Backyard Band: Jeffrey Morris Photography

Eastern High Marching Band: Brian Smith

Roller skaters: Genna Byrd

Costumed paraders: Nadia Adona

Funk Parade Photo Coordinator: Jeffrey Morris

All photos (c) their creators and used with permission