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Mainstage Concert Room

The Mainstage consists of a 7000 square-foot performance room and features high-quality, professional sound, a large floorspace that affords great sight lines, and a rock club atmosphere unparalleled in DC. This room features national independent touring acts, local bands suitable for a larger club atmosphere, and monthly DJ dance events. Our Mainstage has hosted the best underground/ alternative acts that DC has to offer, as well as some of the most amazing national acts around. Check out our club history for a list of a few of our more interesting shows.

Black Cat is wheelchair accessible, and seating is available in both concert rooms for our patrons with disabilities. For more information, or questions concerning access, please call 202-667-4490.

We welcome concert goers of all ages. For more information on our all-ages policies, The DC Curfew law, and our anti-underage drinking policies, please go to the About page.

Black Cat is cash-only. We have two ATMs on-site.

Backstage Concert Room

The Backstage is located downstairs next to the Red Room Bar and offers a more intimate state-of-the-art performance space with a capacity of about 200. Recent events on the Backstage have included indie, punk, and garage rock bands, solo artists, DJ dance nights and independent film screenings.

Black Cat is wheelchair accessible, and seating is available in both concert rooms for our patrons with disabilities. For more information, or questions concerning access, please call 202-667-4490.

We welcome concert goers of all ages. For more information on our all-ages policies, The DC Curfew law, and our anti-underage drinking policies, please go to the About page.

Black Cat is cash-only. We have two ATMs on-site.