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DUPONT CIRCLE BID KICKS OFF THE SUMMER WITH NEW EVENTS IN ONE OF DC’S MOST HISTORIC NEIGHBORHOODS
Dupont Circle is now the place to be with free fitness classes and live music
June 3, 2021 / Washington, D.C. — The Dupont Circle Business Improvement District (BID) is excited to welcome people back to the neighborhood with a slate of summer programming that is free and open to the public.
"As Washington, D.C. reopens, everyone is excited to eat at their favorite restaurant, shop at their favorite store, and join their friends and neighbors as gathering places are reenergized,” says Dupont Circle BID Executive Director, Colleen Hawkinson. “The Dupont Circle BID is thrilled to be able to offer two weekly series in the neighborhood: Fitness in the Circle and the Summer Jazz Music Series. Welcome back, and enjoy a lively summer in Dupont Circle.
Fitness in the Circle: The Dupont Circle BID is partnering with Washington Sports Club’s Dupont Circle location to offer a variety of free, beginner-friendly fitness classes in Dupont Circle Park. The classes run every Sunday from noon to 1 p.m. until August 29, 2021. Online registration is open, but walk-ups are also welcome. Participants are asked to bring their own mats.
June 6 Bootcamp 102 with Allan June 27 Total Body Conditioning with Andres
June 13 Yoga (Hatha) with Andres July 4 H.I.I.T with Andres
June 20 Zumba with Lourdes
Visit https://dupontcirclebid.org/explore/fitness-in-the-circle to register early and view the most recent schedule of upcoming classes.
Summer Jazz Music Series: Every Friday, beginning June 4, the Dupont Circle BID will host its new outdoor music series in Q St. Park NW across from the north entrance of the Dupont Circle Metro Station. This free series runs from June 4 through August 27, 2021, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Attendees are encouraged to pick up dinner or snacks from one of Dupont Circle’s many restaurants, or dine outdoors in the many Streateries and Parklets.
June 4 Brent Birckhead July 23 Cheick Hamala Diabate
June 11 EJB Trio July 30 Three Man Soul Machine
June 18 Imani Grace Aug 6 Colin Chambers
June 25 Joe Herrera 4 Aug 13 Elijah Jamal Balbed’s JazzMob
July 2 American Nomad Aug 20 Dante Pope
July 9 Bandon Woody Aug 27 Special Guest: To Be Announced
July 16 Zach Cutler
Beyond these two new summer programs, Dupont Circle is home to a variety of recently reopened art galleries, embassies, and businesses. Residents and visitors are encouraged to shop local and support the more than 50 restaurants, bars, retailers throughout the Summertime and beyond.
For more information, visit https://dupontcirclebid.org/explore/events and follow the neighborhood on Twitter (@DupontCircleBID), Instagram (@DupontCircleDC), and Facebook (@DupontCircleBID).
About Dupont Circle BID
The Dupont Circle Business Improvement District (BID) is a nonprofit formed in 2018 to elevate the iconic Dupont Circle neighborhood with public space management, strategic marketing, and economic development initiatives. The BID is poised to energize the neighborhood with increased cleaning services, brand management, events and more. The Dupont Circle BID covers approximately 11 blocks in the commercial district, including Dupont Circle, P Street NW, Massachusetts Avenue, and Connecticut Avenue from the Circle to California Street NW. For more information, visit dupontcirclebid.org and sign up for our monthly e-newsletter. Follow us on Twitter (@DupontCircleBID) and Instagram (@DupontCircleDC), and like us on Facebook.