Before the burn at Catharsis, there were ceremonial performances by fire dancers and fire breathers.
Catharsis on the Mall offered many activities during the weekend, preceding the ceremonial burn on Saturday night, in a fantastic encampment built on the grounds of the Washington Monument.
The National Gallery’s Evening at the Edge program for November featured hip-hop artist Christylez Bacon, who merged his hip-hop with Indian musician Nistha Raj.
Pyroxotic at Side Yards, Yards Park 11/4.
Side Yards festival, Yards Park, 11/4
Tyler Fyre at the Side Yards festival, Yards Park 11/4.
The Words Beats & Life Hip-Hop Festival at the Kennedy Center, with the Top Notch b-boy/b-girl battle and the Fine Lines Paint Jam.
The Arlington Arts Center, in the historic Clarendon Elementary School building, is lit up tonight with the projection art of Edgar Reyes and Robin Bell, for Dia de los Muertos.
Dia de los Muertos procession in Petworth tonight.
Today’s Not One Penny tax rally by the Capitol.