Media Contact: Kenia Najera

Linda Roth Associates, Inc.




Urban Winery Adds Diverse Acts to Lineup

Washington, D.C. (August 5 2019)—City Winery Washington DC (1350 Okie St NE) has added several new shows to The Wine Garden and Concert Venue into the fall and winter. Newly added shows include Soul, R&B, Pop, Folk, Country, and Americana acts.

Stylish bookworms unite for the Bad On Books Podcast live show on 10/16, hosted by Grace Atwood and Becca Freeman. On 10/27 Sawyer Fredericks, singer-songwriter and winner of NBC’s The Voice, will perform in the Wine Garden.  

Kicking off November in the Wine Garden, The Flamin’ Groovies with Muck & the Mires bring their own unique and infectious style of rock & roll on 11/1. Performing a slate of positive, high energy music, AJ Ghent will bring a blend of funky blues and soul to the Wine Garden on 11/3. On 11/15, Jontavious Willis & Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton will bring their old school sound to the Wine Garden. On 11/19, former Better Than Ezra front man and accomplished songwriter Kevin Griffin will perform some alternative rock hits on his Anywhere You Go Tour.  


Added to the winter lineup for some holiday spirit is Etienne Charles Creole Christmas on 12/18.


Tonight, Crank Jam - The World’s Only Go-Go Jam Session returns to the concert venue stage. Tomorrow night, Angela Johnson will bring warm soulful energy to City Winery with Kenny Wesley. For those looking for a creative outlet, Tuesday night is also Paint Nite: Bernadette - Forest's Edge.


Later this week, for Southern Rock vibes join Drivin N Cryin - Album Release Show for “Live The Love Beautiful”. In the Wine Garden, dance the night away with Sirius Company featuring Ms. Kim & Scooby (Limited Seating w/ Dance Floor) as part of their August residency at City Winery. On Thursday, join City Winery for a Wine & Cheese Pairing Class before seeing jazz vocalist Laurin Talese.


Start the weekend right with high-spirit wonders the Bumper Jacksons in the concert venue on 8/9 and Backyard Band in the Wine Garden on 8/10.

City Winery’s first floor Barrel Room Restaurant & Wine Bar is available for pre or post-show dinner and drinks. Reservations can be made at www.citywinery.com/washingtondc/. Additionally, guests can experience a range of City Winery’s wines at the Tasting Bar located in the entrance alcove, now open on Sundays as well.

All shows at City Winery start at 8pm unless otherwise noted, and City Winery’s website is updated weekly with special guest announcements and ticketing information. Secure valet parking is available during all City Winery hours of operation. In addition to 48-hour advance access to tickets, VinoFile™ members will also enjoy complimentary valet parking, access to exclusive events, hands-on opportunities to be involved with City Winery’s wine making process, discounted merchandise, waived ticket fees, and the ability to select preferred seats. VinoFile™ memberships can be purchased at City Winery’s website.



New Events Announced Regularly – Check Online for Complete Schedule


** - Just Announced; Tickets on sale at 3pm Tuesday, August 6 to VinoFile™ members; and at 3pm Friday, August 9th to the general public.


August 6 – Angela Johnson

August 7 – Sirius Company featuring Ms. Kim & Scooby (Residency)

August 8 – Laurin Talese

August 9 – Bumper Jacksons

August 9 – MPG - Melissa Poliner, Jeremy Passion, Gabe Bondoc in the Wine Garden (SOLD OUT)

August 10 – BJ Barham (of American Aquarium)

August 10 – Backyard Band in the Wine Garden

August 11 – Nappy Roots

August 11 – Legendary Shack Shakers w/ J.D. Pinkus in the Wine Garden

August 12 – Van Hunt Performing His Debut Album To Celebrate The 15th Anniversary & More 

August 14 – Sirius Company featuring Ms. Kim & Scooby (Residency)

August 15 – Hedrush & Groove Gumbo present Omar! (Two Shows)

August 16 – Luther Re-Lives featuring William “Smooth” Wardlaw

August 16 – Danger Bird - The Music of Neil Young in the Wine Garden

August 17 – Algebra Blessett

August 17 – Black Alley (w/ Dance Floor) in the Wine Garden

August 18 – Secret Society (w/ Dance Floor)

August 18 – Tyler Hilton w/ Alex2e in the Wine Garden

August 20 – Simone and Friends Comedy Show w / Randolph Terrance, Kasha Patel, Umar Khan, Natalie McGill, Brock Snyder

August 20 – Tiffsbass

August 21 – Louis Prima Jr. & The Witnesses (w/ Free Swing Dance Lessons)

August 21 – Sirius Company featuring Ms. Kim & Scooby (Residency)

August 22 – Bruce Off Broadway in the Wine Garden

August 23 – Roger Creager

August 23 – Gary Hoey in the Wine Garden

August 24 – Manolo Mairena in the Wine Garden

August 24 – Urban Comedy Flavorz Presents: "Make America Mixed Again" feat. Pierre, Rob Maher, Rallo Boykins (Two Shows)

August 25 – PJ Morgan

August 26 – Vybe Band

August 27 – Slum Village

August 28 – Sirius Company featuring Ms. Kim & Scooby (Residency)

August 29 – Vertical Horizon

August 30 –  Ola Onabulé in the Wine Garden

August 30 - Just Jokes & Notes w/ Just Nesh, Sister Quintela Caldwell, April Sampe

August 31 – Dwele (Two Shows)

September 1 – Bela Dona (w/ Dance Floor)

September 1 – Rare Essence (Limited Seating w/ Dance Floor)

September 2 – Crank Jam – The World’s Only Go-Go Jam Session

September 3 – Got My Own Sound

September 5 – Phony Ppl – Mo’za-Ik Tour

September 5 – Hot Club of Cowtown in the Wine Garden

September 6 – BoDeans w/ Dan Tedesco

September 7 – Tony Terry

September 8 – Gretchen Peters

September 9 – Seven Voices: A Tribute To Patsy Cline

September 11 – The Supersuckers “The Evil Powers of Rock and Roll” 20th Anniversary Tour in the Wine Garden

September 13 – Latrese Bush & Anissa Hargrove

September 15 – Albert Cummings

September 15 – An Evening with Lloyd Cole

September 17 – Leigh Nash (of Sixpence None The Richer) in the Wine Garden

September 18 – Fink Solo North American Tour

September 19 – Ray Wylie Hubbard

September 19 – Talbott Brothers & Emily Scott Robinson - “Run No More” Tour in the Wine Garden

September 20 – Straight Up with Stassi Live (SOLD OUT)

September 20 – Shonen Knife in the Wine Garden (Limited Seating w/ Dance Floor)

September 22 – An Acoustic Evening with Shirley Murdock

September 23 – Jason Eady & Courtney Patton

September 24 – SUCH

September 25 – The Midnight Hour featuring Ali Shaheed Muhammad and Adrian Younge w/ Special Guests Loren Oden, Angela Muñoz, & Jack Waterson



September 26 – Bob Mould – Sunshine Rock Solo Electric w/ Will Johnson

September 26 – Jesse Dayton in the Wine Garden (w/ Dance Floor)

September 27 & 28 – Eric Roberson – Music Fan First 10th Anniversary Tour

September 27 – The Great Love Debate in the Wine Garden

September 29 – Lori Williams “Full Circle” Album Release Show

October 2 – Corky Siegel’s Chamber Blues w/ Lynne Jordan

October 3 – Peter Collins in the Wine Garden

October 3 – In Gratitude: A Tribute to Earth, Wind & Fire

October 4 – Mason Jennings

October 4 – Heather Mae GLIMMER Tour in The Wine Garden

October 4 – House of Devereux Burlesque & Variete

October 5 – Paula Cole “Revolution Tour”

October 6 – Greg Laswell

October 6 – An Evening With Kris Allen in the Wine Garden

October 8 – Tyrone Wells – The Lift Me Up Tour

October 8 – Bonnie Bishop in the Wine Garden

October 9 – Behind The Lens Ft. Mick Rock And Henry Diltz

October 10 – Eric Hutchinson - Uncorked - Solo Acoustic Stories & Singalongs w/ Skout 

October 10 – Bad On Books Podcast**

October 11 – The Dodos – Perform Their Seminal Album “Visiter” In Full w/ Twen

October 11 – The THE BAND Band in the Wine Garden

October 12 – Zo! & Carmen Rodgers

October 13 – Taylor Hicks

October 13 – Jennifer Knapp in the Wine Garden

October 14 – Dale Watson & His Lone Stars in the Wine Garden (Limited Seating w/ Dance Floor)

October 15 – Bob Schneider (w/ Band)

October 17 – Marc Cohn

October 18 – Jimmy Thackery

October 19 – Raheem DeVaughn (Two Shows)

October 20 – Rhett Miller

October 22 – Patricia Barber Trio

October 24 – Jackopierce

October 25 – Madeleine Peyroux

October 27 – Sawyer Fredericks in the Wine Garden**

October 30 – Chantae Cann & Stout

November 1 – The Bad Plus

November 1 – The Flamin’ Groovies w/ Muck & the Mires in the Wine Garden**

November 3 – Steven Page – Discipline USA Tour 2019

November 3 – AJ Ghent in the Wine Garden**

November 6 – Jenny & the Mexicats

November 5 – Robert Gordon w / Chris Spedding Special Guest Jumpin’ Jupiter

November 7 – Martha Redbone Roots Project in the Wine Garden

November 7 – Sonny Landreth & Cindy Cashdollar

November 8 Loose Ends Featuring Jane Eugene

November 9 Loose Ends Featuring Jane Eugene

November 10 – Jon McLaughlin – Me & My Piano Tour

November 12 – Coco Montoya in the Wine Garden

November 13 – Edwin McCain

November 14 –  Daymé Arocena

November 15 – CeCe Peniston

November 15 – Jontavious Willis & Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton in the Wine Garden**

November 19 – Peter Himmelman in the Wine Garden

November 19 – Kevin Griffin - Anywhere You Go Tour**

November 20 – Booker T. Jones

November 21 – Bria Skonberg

November 22 – Chris Knight “Almost Daylight” Album Release Show

November 23 – Corey Smith - In The Meantime Tour**

December 10 – Jump Little Children - White Buffalo Tour w/ Hula Hi-Fi

December 12 – Los Lobos

December 13 – Los Lobos

December 18 – Etienne Charles Creole Christmas**

December 26 – New Bomb Turks (Limited Seating w/ Dance Floor)

December 29 – Stephen Kellogg

February 7 & 8 – The Heather McDonald Experience: Stand Up Comedy & Juice Scoop



City Winery Washington DC is located at 1350 Okie St NE, Washington, DC 20002. Inquiries for media passes, graphics for performers, interviews, or photography access at any upcoming events can be directed to Kenia Najera at kenia@lindarothpr.com


About City Winery

An intimate concert venue, award-winning urban winery, and restaurant offering wine inspired, locally sourced fare, City Winery is a place to indulge your senses.  With locations in New York, Chicago, Nashville, Atlanta, Washington DC, and Boston, City Winery is committed to providing the highest-end combined culinary and cultural experience to wine enthusiasts in a world class, elevated concert setting. Since 2008, the City Winery concept and experience has delivered this compelling mix to a sophisticated clientele of foodies and music aficionados, bringing the passion for wine, music & culinary arts to DC’s Ivy City.  We’re excited to host you, your friends and family as we invite you to indulge your senses with us soon!