“I come every year,” said Eddie Brown, who lives in the area and was able to walk to the event.
He brought out his folding chair to sit down and watch the bands.
“When they play, I’ll get up and do my little dancing,” Brown said.
Other people walked the 11 blocks of the festival to visit different food trucks and vendors.
“It’s really nice to be out here,” Cyril Hamilton said. “The weather is just perfect, like a little bit of breeze, but not too much.”
The purpose of the festival is to help local businesses.
Jason Martin, the owner of Sticky Buns on H Street, said this event is the busiest day of the year for his restaurant.
“If we could have a festival once a month, we would love it,” Martin said.
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