every Wednesday night, themes vary each week
8:00pm - 11:00pm
Free, donations for the artists appreciated, $5 suggested, 21+
Wonderland Wednesdays take place every Wednesday night at The Wonderland Ballroom in Columbia Heights, on the upper level. The shows will feature a variety of performers, including stand-up comedians, musicians, storytellers, spoken-word artists, and many more. The shows are all hosted and produced by some of DC’s best performing artists. In addition, The Wonderland Ballroom will be offering its “Working Man’s Special” which includes a shot of Jim Beam and a Genesee Cream Ale for $6. All of these show are free of charge, though donations will be collected for the artists. For more info, call 202-431-4704. Wednesdays are Wonderful! The line-up for these fantastic shows is as follows:
Comedian Haywood Turnipseed Jr. presents a wide array of comedians, musicians, and spoken word/hip-hop artists from the DMV and beyond! 9:00pm showtime.
Second Wednesday of the month
"Church Night Musician" 8:00pm showtime
Linsay Deming presents an “alternative church service” featuring comedians, musicians, burlesque, and more. The show is hosted by Rev. Stevedore Maybelline Bidet and Youth Leader, Kathy Piechota.
Third Wednesday of the month
"Funny Moms Comedian" 9:00pm showtime
Adam Friedland presents a hilarious evening with some of DC’s funniest comics.
Fourth Wednesday of the month
"The Wonderland Circus" 8:30pm showtime
The gang from The Capital City Showcase brings you a variety show where anything goes, featuring comedians, musicians, storytellers, and burlesque artists.
The Wonderland Ballroom
1101 Kenyon St NW
Metro: Columbia Heights, walk north on 14th one block to Kenyon, turn right and walk over to 11th