The weekend following a long weekend may feel like a let-down, but you can change that with more fireworks and live performances.
Capital Fringe Festival
This annual festival – which emphasizes daring and unique work – features more than 100 performances in locations around the District, including burlesque dancing, music, stand-up comedy and theatre.
Various locations. $7.
This R&B singer is releasing the deluxe version of her critically acclaimed second album “The Switch” Friday.
9:30 Club, 815 V St NW, 7 p.m., $25.
Alexandria Birthday Celebration
Didn’t get enough fireworks on the Fourth of July? You can catch another show at the celebration of Alexandria’s 267th birthday. The event will also feature cannons, live music and birthday cake.
Oronoco Bay Park, 100 Madison St., Alexandria, Va. 5 p.m. Free admission.
You may have seen this stand-up comedian – known for his stoner jokes – on “Last Comic Standing” or “@midnight.”
D.C. Improv, 1140 Connecticut Ave. NW. 3:15 p.m. $20.