DC is in for a treat this weekend! Come one, come all on May 10th to the first ever riverfront sideshow extravaganza: Side Yards at The Yards! If you're looking for something unique and different, this is for you! It’s an evening of amusement and wonder featuring some of the DC area’s top sideshow performers; Circus of Wonders. Three side-stages of entertainment will showcase their terrifying talents with contortionists, magicians, jugglers, fire breathers, sword swallowers and more. To keep the show going, there will also be death-defying live music on the center stage from DC’s ringmasters of music: Drop Electric, Shark Week, and U.S. Royalty. But wait … if you still desire more you can enjoy some boardwalk snacks, visit a fortuneteller, or be mesmerized in the Bluejacket beer garden all evening long. With free admission, expect this to be a lively and entertaining crowd and fun for everyone involved!
Schedule for Acts:
5:00 pm to 10:00 pm – Circus Of Wonders
5:45 pm – Drop Electric
6:50 pm – Shark Week
8:35 pm – U.S. Royalty
FREE ADMISSION! (But feel free to RSVP on their Facebook page!)
About The Yards: The Yards is a development of Forest City Washington, a subsidiary of the Cleveland-based real estate company Forest City Enterprises, Inc. Forest City’s expertise in maximizing underutilized urban sites, adaptive reuse of historic structures, keen eye for sharp architecture, and top quality retail leasing and property management have all come together at The Yards. The Yards gets its rich history – and name – from the neighboring Washington Navy Yard. In the early 19th century, the area now known as The Yards was home to a bustling wharf, sugar refinery and brewery. Today, the Yards is the centerpiece of the Capitol Riverfront neighborhood and includes a growing array of vibrant restaurants, personal services, and specialty retailers.