DC’s Audi Field Welcomes First Ever Music Festival 

Broccoli City Will Take Place July 27 & 28 

Washington, D.C. – In their first move since announcing a multi-year partnership for concerts and music festivals at Audi Field, D.C. Stadium LLC and Grand Rising Curations are pleased to welcome Broccoli City to Audi Field on July 27 & 28.  A Live Nation Urban event, Broccoli City is a 2-day music festival featuring Megan Thee Stallion, Gunna, Lil Yachty and More.  

This year’s Broccoli City, a celebration of music, culture and unity, features a diverse array of top-tier talent with headlining acts such as Megan Thee StallionGunnaLil Yachty, and Concrete Family. Joining them will be an impressive roster of acclaimed artists that includes PartyNextDoorVictoria MonetKaytranadaKey GlockSexxy Red, and many more, ensuring there’s something for every music lover to enjoy. 

But the Broccoli City Festival is more than just a music event—it will use Audi Field as a canvas to create an immersive experience that transcends boundaries and fosters community. From interactive art installations to culinary delights from local vendors to lavish VIP accommodations, attendees can expect a multi-sensory journey that delights the senses and nourishes the soul. In addition to the incredible music lineup, BC Fest will also feature live experiences on-site featuring Issa Rae, comedians Desi Banks and Funny MarcoUncle WafflesTrapSoul Karaoke hosted by Bryson TillerSoulection with Joe KayTest Your Game with Duke DennisEveryday PeopleR&B Only, and even a country music segment with the Hoe Down with emerging artist Tanner Adell other interactive experiences that explore various aspects of music, art, and culture. 

“We’re thrilled to unveil this year’s lineup and the move to Audi Field, which reflects our festival’s eclectic tastes and vibrant spirit,” said Brandon McEachern, Co-Founder of Broccoli City Fest. “After partnering with Events DC at the RFK Festival Grounds for several memorable years, it’s the perfect time to take another step in our evolution and offer consumers a nontraditional, inclusive, and innovative festival experience where people from all walks of life can come together to celebrate music and culture.” 

“We’re reimagining the festival experience by moving to the state-of-the-art Audi Field in the Navy Yard community, featuring award-show-like live programming and interactive fan experiences,” said Marcus Allen, Co-Founder of Broccoli City Fest. “We’re setting a new standard, providing attendees an immersive blend of entertainment, technology, and fan engagement.” 

We look forward to bringing the new phase of Broccoli City to life and continuing to grow the legacy of the festival right here in the heart of DC,” said Danita Johnson, D.C. United President of Business Operations. “Audi Field, with it’s incredible sightlines, top tier amenities and accessible location, is the perfect backdrop for elevated and reimagined Broccoli City experience.”    

Pre-sale begins on March 18th at 10 am ET. General admission and VIP Tickets go on sale Friday, March 22, at 10 am ET., with various options available to suit every budget and preference.  

Visit www.BCFestival.com and follow @BroccoliCity on Instagram, TikTok, and X (formally Twitter) for the latest updates and exclusive content. 


Audi Field 

The iconic 20,000-seat soccer-specific stadium is nestled in a prime location along the capital riverfront, the fastest growing area in downtown D.C, and is the permanent home of D.C. United, the Washington Spirit, and the DC Defenders.   

Opened in July 2018, Audi Field is a premiere entertainment and event destination and was the host of the 2023 MLS (Major League Soccer) All-Star Game vs. Arsenal FC. Complete with a modern FanDuel sportsbook, 500 premium field-level seats, 31 luxury suites, and one of the steepest stadium grades in sports, Audi Field offers fans a unique experience. The stadium houses various events year-round from corporate outings, music festivals, and world class international sporting events from the Premier League Lacrosse to College Football, and more.   

For more information, please visit www.audifield.com and find us on social media at @AudiField.  

About Broccoli City 

Broccoli City is a Black-owned social enterprise rooted in impact and entertainment that focuses on people and progress. We foster creativity and community growth by building innovative experiences that intersect technology, music, art, and social impact. Originally birthed as a festival experience centering Black communities in the DMV area, Broccoli City has developed into a national brand that creates and distributes opportunities, education, and resources needed for the upward mobility and social progress of Black and brown communities. 

About Grand Rising Curations 

Founded by concert industry veteran, Dave Niedbalski, Grand Rising Curations is an independent concert and festival promoter producing shows and providing talent buying, marketing, ticketing, and production services for Audi Field and other venues and events throughout the United States. For more information on Grand Rising Curations, visit www.grandrisingcurations.com.