JOIN US AS National Museum of American History & Brightest Young Things Present: We The Party People- JFK 100: A July 4th Weekend National Museum of American History After Hours!
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This is a 21+ event.
The National Museum of American History & BYT are joining forces again for an exclusive tourist-free all-access party-time takeover of the greatest museum in the world. Cause it’s JFKs 100th birthday and it’s the July 4th weekend and we live in Washington DC and we deserve a party.
Purity Ring DJ Set! ...
(ft. Megan James)
DJ Jonathan Toubin
(New York Night Train Soul Clap & Dance Off)
DJ Kid Congo Powers
(The Gun Club / The Cramps / Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds)
DJ Little Bacon Bear
+ more talent TBA soon!
Courtesy of our friends SKYY Vodka and Old Bust Head Brewing Company
COCKTAILS & LITE BITES FROM:
Cafe Saint-Ex, Awkpie, Sospeso, Highline RxR, Franklin Hall, Big Chief, Homestead Food & Bev + more TBA!
Turn on, tune in, and drop out with tons of special objects out of storage like the Merry Pranksters’ Acid Test sign!
+ Smithsonian history nerds around every corner to get yer infotainment on!
TED-Style lightning talks brought to you by the Washington Post:
Claire Jerry—JFK: A New Speaker for a New Generation
Shannon Perich—JFK through the lens of Richard Avedon
Peter Manseau—Fear of a Catholic President
Steve Olikara—Passing the Torch to a New Generation of Americans
& more TBA!
The epic outdoor terrace!
OM Digital photobooth and Instagram printer!
Face painter / Caricature artist / Roaming performers
Scavenger Hunt with prizes!
Gift shops open!
THE STAR-SPANGLED BANNER Y’ALL!
and endless Instagram opportunities with swank Jackie O gear on display!
July 1st, 7:00pm-11:00pm
The National Museum of American History
1300 Constitution Ave NW
Federal Triangle / Smithsonian / Archives
This is a 21+ event
As always, there is no dress code, but we recommend:
Peggy Olsen / Don Draper / I dunno, The Rutles?
War & Peace / Hollow Moon / Manson Family
The Beach Boyz / Irish Goodbye / Captain America
Austin Powers / Yankee / Doodle / Dandee
Marilyn Manson MonRoe vs Wade
Shout out to our friends:
Jackson Pro Audio
Brought to you by:
Brightest Young Things
National Museum of American History