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6th 2020 Democratic Presidential Debate – Watch Party


  • Event Start
    Dec 19, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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As always, Busboys and Poets is your community go-to place for politics. Seven Democratic candidates are scheduled to debate in the sixth primary face-off – the final debate of 2019.Candidates who met the polling and fundraising requirements set by the Democratic National Committee are: Former Vice President Joe Biden Mayor Pete Buttigieg Minnesota Sen. Amy (more…)

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6th 2020 Democratic Presidential Debate – Watch Party


  • Event Start
    Dec 19, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    - Event Start

As always, Busboys and Poets is your community go-to place for politics. Seven Democratic candidates are scheduled to debate in the sixth primary face-off – the final debate of 2019.Candidates who met the polling and fundraising requirements set by the Democratic National Committee are: Former Vice President Joe Biden Mayor Pete Buttigieg Minnesota Sen. Amy (more…)

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Thursday Night Open Mic hosted by Orville Walker 12.19.19


  • Event Start
    Dec 19, 2019
    9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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A Busboys and Poetry Event hosted this week by Orville WalkerBorn in Takoma Park, MD, Orville Walker grew up in Jamaica; and now Landover, MD, where he currently resides. He has been writing poetry for several years, but started performing his work in November 2009 at the 12th Street Lounge in Washington, D.C. Orville’s poems (more…)

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Holiday Luncheon


  • Event Start
    Dec 20, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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This is a private event in the Pearl Bailey Room. To book your next event in one of our private spaces click HERE and fill out our online form or call the Events and Marketing team at 202-332-6432. (more…)

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College Open Mic Night Hosted by Mariah Barber 12.20.19


  • Event Start
    Dec 20, 2019
    9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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College Night hosted by Mariah BarberMariah Barber is Carolina girl from the 704 and current Peace Corps volunteer between countries. She is a self-proclaimed “bag lady” & “nomad” who is claiming DC as home for a while until she returns to Latin America. She is an activist, spoken word poet , author, researcher and sexual (more…)

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LIVE! from Busboys hosted by Angie “AJ” Head 12.20.19


  • Event Start
    Dec 20, 2019 - Dec 21, 2019
    10:00 pm - 12:00 am
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A Busboys and Poets in-house series LIVE! from Busboys is an open mic talent showcase that offers a platform for all performers, not just poets. Whether you are a musician, comedian, dancer, actor, magician or any other type of performer, we want to see what you got! Come out and showcase your talents!Tonight’s LIVE! from (more…)

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Youth Open Mic Hosted by DC Youth Slam Team 12.21.18


  • Event Start
    Dec 21, 2019
    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Youth-focused and youth-led, Youth Open Mic is a monthly series that features student poets, singers, musicians and actors from the DC/Maryland/Virginia area. Middle school and high school students are encouraged to come share their art in our supportive, progressive, artistic atmosphere. Youth Open Mic is presented by Busboys and Poets in partnership with DC Youth (more…)

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Holiday Dinner Event


  • Event Start
    Dec 22, 2019
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Holiday Dinner Event


  • Event Start
    Dec 22, 2019
    5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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SMASH! Comedy Storytelling Show


  • Event Start
    Dec 22, 2019
    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Storytellers and comics tell awkward or embarrassing stories about sex, love, and relationships. Audience members can also submit stories at brainygirl.smash@gmail.com that our goofy sextress, Michele Sometimes, will read aloud anonymously! A great time is had by EVERYONE!This will be super special as this edition will be taped live to capture it all for the (more…)

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Rise + Rhyme w/Little Treasures 12.23.19


  • Event Start
    Dec 23, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:00 am
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Featuring: Little TreasuresLittle Treasures is a highly interactive show, led by singing sensation Tamika Love Jones, with songs that are prompted by toys and props from our treasure bag. Get ready to bounce, swing and play with your little ones as we go from one adventure to the next singing, dancing, learning and loving the (more…)

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Rise + Rhyme: MUSIC 2LITTLE EARS 12.23.19


  • Event Start
    Dec 23, 2019
    9:30 am - 11:00 am
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Featuring: Music 2Little Ears Rise + Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for children ages 5 and under with the goals of teaching children to engage with their community, learn to love performing and become rising artivists!Featuring: Music 2Little Ears Movement, instruments and songs, Oh My!Miss Heidi teaches rhythms with scarves that fly!She (more…)