The 24th Annual DC Blues Festival is Saturday, September 1, 2012! Sugar Ray and The Blue Tones, Sista Monica Parker, Clarence â€œThe Bluesmanâ€ Turner, The Lionel Young Band, The DC Blues Society Band & Much More! FREE, NO tickets required. Carter Barron Amphitheater in Washington, DC from Noon to 7:30pm Free parking is available in the lot adjacent to the amphitheater. Neighborhood parking is restricted. Carter Barron is not directly accessible to Metrorail. The closest Metro stations are Silver Spring and Columbia Heights. From these stations, you must transfer to the S2 or S4 Metrobus. Contact our expert meeting planners today at 202-797-2095 to book rooms for your group attending the DC Blues Festival or click here to submit an RFP.