RiverRun Festival: Rolling on the River Presented by The Kennedy Center

calendar icon March 20, 2023
clock icon 5:30pm – 6:30pm
map marker icon Transit Pier

This event has been postponed to a yet-to-be-determined date in Fall 2023. Follow the Kennedy Center for more information.

Rolling on the River is a free outdoor concert held in conjunction with the RiverRun Festival presented by The Kennedy Center. Spanning World Water Day (March 22) to Earth Day (April 22), hundreds of extraordinary talents from around the world—musicians, actors, dancers, authors, filmmakers, chefs, and visual artists—will converge in Washington, D.C., for RiverRun.

The Rolling on the River concert on the Transit Pier Floating Stage at The Wharf will celebrate life on the Potomac with a pop music concert full of storytelling and your favorite river songs. All are welcome, seating is on a first come, first served basis.

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Get Your Fill at The Wharf

Fresh seafood is a given on the waterfront. But The Wharf offers more, including a wide selection of distinctive choices for food, drinks, and entertainment while you eat. Watch the chefs prepare your meal. Listen to music. Or just people-watch while you savor the flavors of The Wharf.

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Water Taxi & Wharf Jitney

Introducing one of the best ways to view the city and the easiest mode of transportation to get to destinations on the Potomac and Anacostia rivers: our new water taxi. And if you just want to get across the Washington Channel, catch our jitney to East Potomac Park for a round of golf or a leisurely stroll.

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