We feature local, national, and international independent and alternative music on two stages. In addition, our Red Room Bar and Food For Thought Café are open seven nights a week.


Rated 4.64/5

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Among the first bands to play were the Fall, Rancid, Morphine, Stereolab, Slant 6 and 9353.

If you're at a main stage and the bar's packed, get your drinks downstairs in the red room.

cash only.. but they have 2 ATMs

Tickets for all shows at The Black Cat are available from TicketAlternative.com

As one of the mainstays of the D.C. live music scene, the Black Cat is also known for its inventive themed dance nights, from vintage hip hop to a “queer night” of rock and pop.


Most Popular Check-in Times

DaysPopular Time
Wed–Thu7:00 PM–11:00 PM
Mon–Tue7:00 PM–10:00 PM
Sun7:00 PM–10:00 PM
Sat6:00 PM–1:00 AM


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