Mount Vernon Triangle Blog

Upcoming Opportunities to Give Back w/Golf, Bicycling &....Cocktails!

The MVT CID is pleased to share several noteworthy community involvement opportunities with our stakeholders:
Bike Ride for Youth Basketball on 4/23: Tarji Irby of World Class Cuts is a devoted coach for All City Elite Basketball and is inviting anyone in the community (and beyond) to register for a 15-mile Bike Tour on Sunday, April 23 to support the...

Join the MVT CID and BicycleSPACE for Bike to Work Day

The MVT CID looks forward to once again joining BicycleSPACE as they host Bike to Work Day on Friday, May 19 from 7 AM to 9 AMat 440 K Street, NW. This event draws more than 16,000 people from around the region to pit stops all over the District. For our 60+ businesses in the Triangle, BicycleSPACE invites you to table at the event as they welcome commuters to the Mount Vernon...

A Summer of Fun in the MVT: Tunes in the Triangle & Discover Chinatown Parks

Free live music returns this summer as the MVT CID brings back the “Tunes in the Triangle” evening concert series. This year the concerts will be on the 5th & K Streets, NW plaza from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Residents, visitors and guests can relax in our colorful and comfortable tables and chairs, bring some food and drink to enjoy. This season’s lineup includes:
Thursday, May 25:    ...

A Baked Joint Hosts First Live Jazz Show Friday, April 21

A Baked Joint will be hosting their first live jazz show on Friday, April 21 from 6 PM to 9 PM, with a bonus incentive that it will also be pizza night! Join in the fun and head over for great food, drinks and jazz with Blue Dot Jazz Troupe. 

VIDA Fitness Adds New Classes

VIDA Fitness at City Vista is adding a number of new programs to their fitness and health line-up. This month, check out: 

Cycle 101 – Saturday, April 22 at 11:30 AM
Sing-a-Long Cycle – Thursday, April 27 at 6:00 PM
Special Yoga Workshop: Hip Openers – Saturday, April 29 at 4:00 PM 

Visit the VIDA Fitness City Vista ...

Kenyattah Robinson Joins DCBIA Panel on Generational Trends Impacting Real Estate

On April 6, MVT CID President & CEO, Kenyattah Robinson joined a cross-section of real estate experts to discuss how the DC real estate development industry is managing the needs and impacts created by the co-location of four generations. Hosted by the District of Columbia Building Industry Association (DCBIA), the “Building 4 the Future: Four Generations & Beyond” panel discussion gave particular focus to the “...

Councilmember Charles Allen Hosts Another Community Office Hours in MVT

For the third time since July 2016, Ward 6 Councilmember Charles Allen and his constituent services staff returned to A Baked Joint for Community Office Hours. Dozens of area stakeholders stopped by this popular local small business on Friday, April 7 to share a few words with the Councilmember and his team in an intimate, relaxed and informal setting.  Community Office Hours have now become a neighborhood...

Exciting Events in the MVT!

Spring is just around the corner and with the good weather, numerous events are blooming in the MVT. Save the date for:

Office Hours with Councilman Charles Allen – Friday, April 7 
5th Street Ace Hardware Garden Party – Sunday, April 23

MVT In The News!

A new restaurant, mouthwatering reviews and development news — a little something for everyone as Mount Vernon Triangle grabbed multiple headlines in the past month, adding to the close to 700 media mentions in the past year:

Neighborhood Perception Survey Results

The results are in from our 2016 Perception Survey. A record number of MVT residents, office workers, businesses and patrons participated in the survey this year. Check out the recent exclusive interview about the survey with MVT CID President & CEO, Kenyattah Robinson, in this...