Art All Night: Circus of The Night @ North End Shaw

Art All Night: Circus of The Night @ North End Shaw

Explore the North End Shaw in Shaw neighborhood from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. for an early kick-off of Art All Night: Made in DC with Washington’s very own Circus of the Night curated by Art Soiree and featuring Nuit Cirque Collective of Artists & Performers Extraordinaire.

Event is FREE! Please register here –

Get ready to immerse into the world of wonder and spectacle as you walk the streets of the North End Shaw. An utterly unique experience full of fantastical performers and incredibly intricate costumes awaits you. Created to be a roaming performer style experience, the Night of Circus will feature hour by hour street performances and live acts by over 25 Nuit Cirque artists from jugglers on stilts, to the astounding aerialists, to fire breathers, and more.

Magic hangs in the air with Washington’s very own circus of the night.

In addition to the numerous street activations, make sure to stop by the area retailers for some inspiring art installations, live performances as well as drinks, food and shopping specials.

This event is part of Art All Night: Made in DC city wide festival presented by the Department of Small and Local Business Development in partnership with Destination Congress Heights, Historic Dupont Circle Main Streets, H Street Main Street, North Capitol Street Main Street, Shaw Main Streets, Tenleytown Main Street and Van Ness Main Streets, with support from the DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities.