Family-friendly, FREE event promotes reading, inclusion and self-love 

Washington DC April 7, 2022 – Drag Queen Storytime, the popular story hour series presented by the Adams Morgan BID and the DC Public Library will return to Unity park the last Sunday of every month April – October at 11 am.

Perfect for the entire family, the event is free and open to children of all ages. The goal of Drag Queen Storytime is to inspire a love of reading, while teaching deeper lessons on diversity, self-love and an appreciation of others. Please join us in Unity Park on the following dates for a 60-minute storytime: (separate RSVPs required for each event) Register HERE.

  • Sunday, April 24 at 11am with IttyBitty Bat
  • Sunday, May 29 at 11am with ​​Venus Valhalla
  • Sunday, June 26 at 11am with Shear Queer 
  • Sunday, July 31 at 11am with IttyBitty Bat
  • Sunday, August 28 at 11am with IttyBitty Bat
  • Sunday, September 25 at 11am with Venus Valhalla
  • Sunday, October 30 at 11am with Venus Valhalla

The DC Public Library will be in attendance with additional books, information about local libraries, their famous “Library on the Go-Go book bike” and more! Attendees are encouraged to bring a blanket to sit on or small lawn chair. When storytime wraps up, head to one of the dozens of incredible restaurants in the neighborhood for lunch!

Drag Queen Storytime may be moved to the community room at The Line Hotel across the street if there is rain. Please stay tuned to our social media accounts for event announcements the day of the event.

Drag Queen Storytime is created by the Adams Morgan Partnership BID. Find the full schedule and more details on the event at Be sure to share photos of the event tagging @admobid on social media.

About the Adams Morgan Partnership BID

The Adams Morgan Partnership Business Improvement District is a nonprofit organization focused on enhancing the quality of life for businesses, commercial property owners, residents, visitors, and employees in the District of Columbia’s most vibrant and eclectic neighborhood. The Partnership provides daily street cleaning, fun neighborhood events, and creative marketing and economic development initiatives. Adams Morgan is world-renowned for its fantastic restaurants and nightlife, colorful retail stores and historic, tree-lined residential streets. The American Planning Association named Adams Morgan one of the top 10 neighborhoods in America.