The Kennedy Center

Funk Parade


Funk Parade is a celebration of the Washington, D.C.'s vibrant cultural past as well as a showcase of the current artistic community. For more information, check out their website

Watch Past Performances

Video 4/29/2016: Funk Parade

The Millennium Stage presents a special preview of Funk Parade, the D.C. day fair, music festival, and parade which will take place on May 7 along the U Street corridor. The parade celebrates the city’s vibrant cultural past, as well as showcases the current artistic community.

Video 4/24/2016: Target Family Night: Funk Parade

Target Family Night: Funk Parade comes to the Kennedy Center in a special preview of the one-of-a-kind parade, street fair, and music festival. Funk Parade seeks to bring people together and make them feel all right through music, dance, and the visual arts. Funk Parade celebrates U Street, D.C., and the spirit of funk on Saturday, May 7, 2016.

Funk Parade