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Art All Night DC 2020 Virtual Edition Presents Shaw Art Market, Food & Drink Options

Due to the restrictions on large gatherings imposed by the District of Columbia government to help control the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s festival will be virtual.

Two weeks of streaming programming will be presented, with featured performances on Friday and Saturday, September 18-19 and Friday and Saturday, September 25-26, 2020.

A variety of themed events will be presented on Sunday, September 13 through Thursday, September 17, 2020 and on Sunday, September 20 through Thursday, September 23, 2020.

For information on the event schedule and how to view the streaming content, visit

As part of this year’s virtual festival, Shaw Main Streets is presenting a virtual version of its popular Art All Night DC Shaw outdoor art market. Click “Artists” to see examples of artists’ work available for purchase directly from the artists or their galleries. Click on the images to view additional examples of their work and contact information for each artist. The Shaw Virtual Art Market will remain live after the festival, but may not be updated. Artists may have similar items available on their websites, if the examples depicted have been sold.

Take advantage of some of the dozens of outstanding restaurants and bars in Shaw that are making food and beverages available for takeout and delivery for enjoyment at home during the virtual festival. Click “Food & Drink” for a list of options to accompany your virtual Art All Night experience. And be sure to try Shaw-based ordering and delivery platform DC To-GoGo if that service covers your selected establishments.

As a reminder of the energy and excitement that Art All Night DC Shaw presents every year, please enjoy the official 2019 event video with highlights of what 30,000 visitors enjoyed. Shaw Main Streets hopes to host you again in the neighborhood.

Art All Night DC 2020 Virtual Edition is presented by the Department of Small and Local Business Development with financial support from the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities. The Shaw Virtual Art Market is funded by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities. Selected streaming content is provided by additional sponsors