About this event
Audi Field will welcome Unite the District Fest (UTD Fest) back to the downtown Washington, D.C. stadium on October 7th, 8th, and 9th. The vibrant music, food, drink, and art festival will feature dozens of the city’s best musicians, artists, restaurants, breweries, and more.
The festival will be span three days with tickets sold for each day individually. Session one will be Friday, October 7 from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. with VIP Happy Hour and Chef’s Tasting access available from 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. Session two will take place on Saturday, October 8 from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. with VIP access beginning at 5 p.m. The final day of UTD Fest will be D.C. United’s season finale match against FC Cincinnati with the pre-match Party At The Pitch starting at 11:30 a.m. and the match kicking off at 2:30 p.m.
Unite the District Fest will feature several of Washington, D.C.’s best restaurants, breweries, and wineries, including HipCityVeg, City State Brewery, and Stellina Pizzeria. The festival will feature musical performances by Sugar Bear and EU, New Impressionz, Justin Trawick and The Common Good and HR and Human Rights. There will also be special guest DJ sets by Little Bacon Bear and DJ Money and an art and poetry showcase with Charity Blackwell, Director of Poetry Events at Busboys & Poets and Sr. Advisor of Arts and Culture at DC SCORES. Additionally, former D.C. United Head Coach and Midfielder Ben Olsen will showcase his latest art exhibit. A full list of participants will be released in the coming weeks in the lead-up to the event.