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Places to go and things to do when living in Brookland, DC.

Bring Your Little One to Rise & Rhyme

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Make your Mondays meaningful with Rise and Rhyme hosted by Busboys and Poets. Rise and Rhyme is a weekly morning storytelling and performance series for childrens ages 5 and under with the goals of teaching children to engage with their community, learn to love performing and become rising...

Enjoy Brunch and Good Conversation at Busboys and Poets

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Busboys and Poets is named for the legendary writer Langston Hughes, who worked as a busboy before eventually going on to become one of the greatest American poets in history. The local chain of eateries and their sister bookstore seek to foster the same type of creativity that drove Hughes to...

Looking for Some Excitement This Weekend, Monroe Street Market? Visit Busboys and Poets for Old-Fashioned Dining and Entertainment

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Think for a moment about the name of DC's Busboys and Poets place and you'll begin to understand what it's all about. It's part restaurant, part arts venue where musicians and performance artists take the stage. Perhaps most importantly, it's a place where these two kinds of...