Get ready for the second annual Capital Fringe Festival 11 days of superb theater, risk-taking art, and non-traditional performances that will take over D.C., July 19 to July 29.

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Celebrate the return of the Capital Fringe Festival with City Paper at these Fringe Hot Spot Events:

OPENING NIGHT PARTY
THURSDAY, JULY 19, 9:00PM-CLOSING
AVENUE NIGHT CLUB, 649 NEW YORK AVENUE, NW (NO COVER, 21+)
We invite all to our opening night party at Avenue Night Club. Artists performing in the Fringe and local performers will turn this three story club into a cabaret and make it a happening. Come celebrate with us as we kick off 10 days of performance and craziness.

FRICNIC!
SUNDAY, JULY 29, 11:00AM-9:00PM
R&R BAR AND LOUNGE, 717 6TH STREET, NW (NO COVER, 21+)
We will send off the Fringe this year with a big-ass BBQ FRICNIC! going down at the R&R Bar and Lounge. We will FRICNIC! till at least 9pm on the rooftop deck.

WRAP PARTY
SUNDAY, JULY 29, 11:00PM-CLOSING
R&R BAR AND LOUNGE, 717 6TH STREET, NW (NO COVER, 21+)
Stick around after the FRICNIC! or join us anew at the three-story R&R Bar and Lounge where we will celebrate and toast with a recap of fringe performances. This is the last chance to get yer Fringe on!!!