About Us / Performers / Venues / Past Fests / Media

Stacy C. Sherwood Community Center
3740 Old Lee Hwy, Fairfax, VA, 22030



AvantFairfax is made possible by Fairfax City Spotlight on the Arts. This year's main event will take place in the spacious banquet hall at the Sherwood Center in Fairfax, VA.

Saturday, May 5 from 5-11pm; $10 Suggested Donation

Rhizome, DC
6950 Maple St NW, Washington, DC 20012



RhizomeDC is a nonprofit community arts space in the Takoma neighborhood of Washington DC.  This is absolutely the chillest venue in the city:

"We are dedicated to promoting creativity as a force for personal empowerment and community engagement. We also strive to provide a home for non-mainstream programming in the DC area."

Saturday, April 28 from 3-11pm; $10 Minimum Donation

VFW Post 9274
7118 Shreve Rd, Falls Church, VA 22043



Aiding our efforts to bring weird music to the suburbs of northern VA, VFW 9274 Shows has provided us with a concert equipped banquet hall. Please patronize the bar while you're here.

Friday, May 4 from 7pm-12am; $10 Minimum Donation

Amma House is the last remaining venue in northern VA that exclusively books outsider music. However, out of respect for the neighborhood, it's specific location is a carefully guarded secret.

Sunday, May 6 from noon-3pm