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Down in the Reeds Music Festival

October 14, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM Add to Calendar

Down in the Reeds Festival will return to The Parks at Walter Reed to present a fall afternoon of live music, family fun, and local food and beverage on Saturday, October 14th from 3-7 pm on the Great Lawn.

This year’s special celebration will continue to celebrate the power of music to heal across communities and cultures and will feature musical performances from Leon City Sounds, Black Masala, and Cumbia Heights, along with some games, vendors, food trucks and local brews.

Date: Saturday, October 14, 2023, 3 pm to 7 pm

For updated information about the schedule of events and performances or if you are interested in volunteering, visit and follow @downinthereeds on all social media platforms.

Down in the Reeds is organized by Think Local First DC and CNDB LLC, with support from The Parks at Walter Reed and a host of other partners. Details will be updated as the festival date nears.

The Parks at Walter Reed events are sponsored by Aspen Square at The Parks by NVHomes; The Hartley; Whole Foods; Fidelity National Title Insurance Company, National Commercial Services, D.C.; Common Clover; Primrose Schools; BKV Group; and Streetsense.