First held in 1978, this nationally known event celebrates the international and cultural diversity and creativity that is the hallmark of Adams Morgan. Adams Morgan Day also showcases our neighborhood as an ethnic and eclectic retail, entertainment and restaurant locale. Adams Morgan was named one of the 20 best neighborhoods in the United States in 2005 by Project for Public Spaces.
AdamsMorgan MainStreet Group organized the festival, presented by Dodge, with Corinna Moebius as Festival Director. AdamsMorgan MainStreet is a local non-profit umbrella organization of residents, businesses and nonprofits working to retain and promote the unique, vibrant character of Adams Morgan's business area. Corinna Moebius worked closely with AM Main Street Chair Lisa Duperier and Executive Director Gabriela Mossi.