POW! WOW! is an annual week-long street art festival that originated in Hawaii and has grown rapidly into a global network of artists, gallery shows, and large-scale mural projects spanning internationally to Tokyo, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Long Beach, Austin, and now Washington, DC! POW! WOW! is a gathering of contemporary artists that engages with the broader community in the process and creation of art.
Led and organized by local DC artist, Kelly Towles and NOMA BID, the launch event will showcase 40+ local retail vendors, food trucks, music, live art painting, and entertainment. The event will take place on an outdoor 30,000 sq ft parking lot located at 1st and L Street NE in NOMA.