Ivy City Winery Adds Diverse Acts to Lineup.

Newly added shows include Soul, R&B, Folk, Go-Go, Americana, and Alternative Rock acts.       

There are many big-name acts to look forward to this fall at City Winery! One of Austin’s most celebrated musicians, Bob Schneider will take the City Winery stage on 10/15 playing songs from his 2018 album Blood and Bones. On 10/17, Marc Cohn, the voice behind the hit “Walking in Memphis” will perform. Called the “great American romantic” by the New York TimesEdwin McCain plays at City Winery DC on 11/13. Don’t miss your chance to hear “I’ll Be” and “I Could Not Ask for More” live. New to the fall lineup: Not For Lazy Moms with Monique Samuels returns for another live recording episode on “The Re-Redefined Me” on 11/2.  Turkish musician Kalben performs 11/21 in the Wine Garden.

The winter lineup fills out with various acts: Kevin Ross returns to his hometown of Washington, D.C. to perform music from his new album, “Audacity” and Corey Harris brings the blues to the Wine Garden with Todd Albright on 12/7. Famed Soul/R&B vocalist of Shalamar, Howard Hewett is set to perform 12/8. Female alternative-rock group BETTY bring their passionate energy on 12/15.

Adding to the lively holiday spirit, Sunny Sweeny’s Dysfunctional Family Christmas brings a warm, honest, country Christmas to the Wine Garden on 12/15. Later that week, a special event with famed artist and star of the Oscar award-winning documentary, “Searching for Sugar Man,” Rodriguez takes the stage foran intimate evening of music and conversation on 12/19.

This week at City Winery starts with Crank Jam: The World’s Only Go-Go Jam Session on 10/7. Singer-songwriter Tyrone Wells takes the stage with Dan Rodriguez and in the Wine Garden Bonnie Bishop performs songs from her new album “The Walk” on 10/8. The incomparable duo, Mick Rock and Henry Diltz sit down as part of their “Behind the Lens” tour to talk about visual storytelling, music photography, and some of their iconic shots with Queen, The Doors, David Bowie, Lou Reed, and more 10/9. Takoma Park, Maryland native Eric Hutchinson brings his Uncorked tour to Ivy City 10/10 with indie – folk duo, Skout for an evening of acoustic stories and singalongs.

This weekend starts with a variety of acts: catch The THE BAND band perform classic songs and deep cuts from The Band in the Wine Garden or celebrate with The Dodos as they perform music from their seminal album, “Vister” with indie group Twen on 10/11.  On 10/12, Monique Samuels of “The Real Housewives of Potomac” hosts a brunch and live taping of her podcast Not For Lazy Moms. Later that evening, artists Zo! and Carmen Rodgers take the stage that evening to celebrate Zo!’s recent album “FourFront.” Closing out the weekend on 10/13, musician and LGBT advocate Jennifer Knapp performs in the Wine Garden and “American Idol” winner Taylor Hicks stops by the winery to perform his popular hits and renditions with Brian Mackey. To remind folks that it’s a holiday weekend, Backyard Band is hosting a late-night show in the Wine Garden on 10/13.

For anyone enjoying a glass of wine or two while taking in a show through 10/16, proceeds of wine by the glass will be donated to Sol Relief, a Hurricane Dorian relief effort.

City Winery’s first floor Barrel Room Restaurant & Wine Bar is available for pre or post-show dinner and drinks. Reservations can be made at Additionally, guests can experience a range of City Winery’s wines at the Tasting Bar located in the entrance alcove, Open Friday 5-8PM, Saturday 1-6PM, and Sunday 1-5PM.

All shows at City Winery start at 8pm unless otherwise noted. City Winery’s website is updated weekly with special guest announcements and ticketing information. Secure valet parking is available during all City Winery hours of operation. In addition to 48-hour advance access to tickets, VinoFile™ members will also enjoy complimentary valet parking, access to exclusive events, hands-on opportunities to be involved with City Winery’s wine making process, discounted merchandise, waived ticket fees, and the ability to select preferred seats. VinoFile™ memberships can be purchased at City Winery’s website.


New Events Announced Regularly – Check Online for Complete Schedule

** – Just Announced; Tickets on sale at 3pm Wednesday, October 9th to VinoFile™ members; and at 3pm Friday, October 11th to the general public.

October 7 – Crank Jam – The World’s Only Go-Go Jam Session

October 8 – Tyrone Wells – The Lift Me Up Tour w/ Dan Rodriguez

October 8 – Bonnie Bishop in the Wine Garden

October 9 – Behind The Lens Ft. Mick Rock And Henry Diltz

October 10 – Eric Hutchinson – Uncorked – Solo Acoustic Stories & Singalongs w/ Skout (SOLD OUT)

October 11 – The Dodos – Perform Their Seminal Album “Visiter” In Full w/ Twen

October 11 – The THE BAND Band in the Wine Garden

October 12 – Zo! & Carmen Rodgers

October 12 – Not For Lazy Moms with Monique Samuels: “The Honeymoon Phase Is Over”

October 13 – Taylor Hicks w/ Brian Mackey

October 13 – Jennifer Knapp in the Wine Garden

October 13 – Backyard Band in the Wine Garden

October 14 – Dale Watson & His Lone Stars in the Wine Garden (Limited Seating w/ Dance Floor)

October 15 – Bob Schneider (w/ Band)

October 16 – Bad On Paper Podcast

October 17 – Marc Cohn

October 18 – Jimmy Thackery in the Wine Garden

October 18 –– Mac Powell and The Family Reunion

October 19 – Raheem DeVaughn (Two Shows- SOLD OUT)

October 20 – Rhett Miller w/ Elaina Kay

October 21 – Artimacy Podcast Unplugged w / Cecily, The String Queens, Akula Allrich

October 22 – Patricia Barber Trio

October 24 – Jackopierce w/ Marie Miller

October 25 – Madeleine Peyroux

October 26 – William DuVall (of Alice In Chains)

October 27 – Sawyer Fredericks in the Wine Garden

October 27 – Allen Stone’s Karaoke Extravaganza

October 28 – Simone & Friends Comedy w / Kandace August, Keith Correy, Matt Bergman, Camille Roberts, Richard Whack

October 29 – Vybe Band

October 29 – Mehmet Erdem in the Wine Garden

October 30 – Chantae Cann & Ashleigh Smith

October 31 – Crank Crusaders feat. Raheem Devaughn: The Go Go Experience

October 31 – Big Azz Halloween Costume Ball in the Wine Garden

November 1 – The Bad Plus

November 1 – The Flamin’ Groovies w/ Muck & the Mires in the Wine Garden

November 2 – Not For Lazy Moms with Monique Samuels: “The Re-Defined Me” **

November 3 – Steven Page – Discipline USA Tour 2019

November 3 – AJ Ghent in the Wine Garden

November 4 – Crank Jam – The World’s Only Go-Go Jam Session

November 5 – Robert Gordon w / Chris Spedding Special Guest Jumpin’ Jupiter

November 6 – Jenny & the Mexicats

November 7 – Martha Redbone Roots Project in the Wine Garden

November 7 – Sonny Landreth & Cindy Cashdollar

November 8 – Loose Ends Featuring Jane Eugene

November 9 – Loose Ends Featuring Jane Eugene (2 Shows)

November 9 – Deep Blue Something in the Wine Garden

November 10 – Jon McLaughlin – Me & My Piano Tour

November 11 – Rhonda Ross & Rodney Kendrick

November 12 – Coco Montoya in the Wine Garden

November 13 – Edwin McCain

November 14 –  Daymé Arocena

November 15 – CeCe Peniston

November 15 – Jontavious Willis & Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton in the Wine Garden

November 16 – Marshall Crenshaw

November 16 – Jimbo Mathus’ Incinerator in the Wine Garden

November 19 – Peter Himmelman in the Wine Garden

November 19 – Kevin Griffin – Anywhere You Go Tour

November 20 – Booker T. Jones

November 21 – Kalben in the Wine Garden **

November 21 – Bria Skonberg

November 22 – Holly Miranda in the Wine Garden

November 22 – Chris Knight “Almost Daylight” Album Release Show

November 23 – Corey Smith – In The Meantime Tour

November 23 – Bush Tetras w / Des Demonas in the Wine Garden

November 24 – Miki Howard (2 Shows)

November 24 – Junkyard Band in the Wine Garden

November 27 – Bela Dona

November 29 – SEV w/ Nehemiah, Matt Waller in the Wine Garden

November 29  Dave Holister

November 30 – Lil John Roberts “Stripped” featuring Tony Tatum, Kari Epps & Special Guests

December 1  PJ Morgan Holiday Show

December 5 – O-Town

December 7 – Kevin Ross – the Audacity Tour **

December 7 – Corey Harris w/ Todd Albright in the Wine Garden **

December 8 – Howard Hewett **

December 10 – Jump Little Children – White Buffalo Tour w/ Hula Hi-Fi

December 12 & 13 – Los Lobos

December 14 – Slim Jim Phantom Trio (ft. Jennie Vee from Eagles of Death Metal) in the Wine Garden

December 15 – BETTY **

December 15 – Sunny Sweeney’s Dysfunctional Family Christmas in the Wine Garden **

December 17 – Mike Zito & Friends: Rock & Roll, A Tribute To Chuck Berry

December 18 – Etienne Charles Creole Christmas

December 19 – Rodriguez – An Intimate Evening of Music & Conversation **

December 22 – Kevin Lionell’s “Soulful Christmas”

December 26 – New Bomb Turks (Limited Seating w/ Dance Floor) in The Wine Garden

December 26 – A Tribute to Phyllis Hyman starring L A Young w / The Unusual Suspects

December 27 – Musiq Soulchild (2 Shows)

December 27 – We Are One X-Perience

December 28 – PatriceLIVE in the Wine Garden

December 29 – Stephen Kellogg

December 31 – Secret Society NYE in The Wine Garden

December 31 – Lyfe Jennings NYE (2 Shows!)

January 1 – Lyfe Jennings – New Year’s Day Broken Resolutions Party

January 4 – Anthony David

January 9 – R&B Soul Legend Lenny Williams (of Tower Of Power)

January 10 – Art Alexakis of Everclear Solo **

January 11 – Jon B. (2 Shows!)

January 12 – Proper Utensils in the Wine Garden

January 21 – Rami Kleinstein

February 5 – Midge Ure: “Songs, Questions and Answers Tour 2020”

February 7 & 8 – The Heather McDonald Experience: Stand Up Comedy & Juice Scoop

February 14 –For Lovers Only: Tony Terry Valentine’s Show

February 24 – Chuck Ragan

February 29 – Melba Moore

April 23 – Zepparella

City Winery Washington DC is located at 1350 Okie St NE, Washington, DC 20002. Inquiries for media passes, graphics for performers, interviews, or photography access at any upcoming events can be directed to Kenia Najera at The City Winery is an intimate concert venue, award-winning urban winery, and restaurant offering wine inspired, locally sourced fare, City Winery is a place to indulge your senses. With locations in New York, Chicago, Nashville, Atlanta, Washington DC, and Boston, City Winery is committed to providing the highest-end combined culinary and cultural experience to wine enthusiasts in a world class, elevated concert setting. Since 2008, the City Winery concept and experience has delivered this compelling mix to a sophisticated clientele of foodies and music aficionados, bringing the passion for wine, music & culinary arts to DC’s Ivy City.