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Blues Alley is an all ages venue unless otherwise posted
Minimum Purchase Requirement
There is a $12 food or beverage minimum per person per show
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The Foggy Bottom-GWU Metro station is located just 15 minutes from the club. It offers access to Metro's Blue and Orange lines. Follow Pennsylvania Ave. west to M Street. Continue on to Wisconsin Ave. Turn left and walk a short block to Blues Alley.
There is metered street parking and several parking garages in the area.
Founded in 1965, Blues Alley is the nation's oldest continuing jazz supper club, having showcased internationally renowned concert hall artists such as Dizzy Gillespie, Sarah Vaughan, Nancy Wilson, Grover Washington Jr., Ramsey Lewis, Charlie Byrd, Maynard Ferguson and Eva Cassidy in a small intimate setting.
Located in the heart of historic
Georgetown in an 18th century red brick carriage house, Blues Alley offers its
patrons a unique ambiance, reminiscent of the jazz clubs of the 1920's and
Photo of Dizzy by Michael Wilderman
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"Now THIS is a jazz club."
- Dizzy Gillespie
"Best Night Spot"
- Washingtonian Magazine
"The nation's finest jazz and supper club"
- New York Times
For the past five decades Blues Alley has proudly presented Yamaha grand pianos on our world-renowned stage.