7th Annual Move Me Festival

7th Annual Move Me Festival for web. Photo by John McCauleySaturday, April 30, 2016
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

Kenmore Middle School
200 S. Carlin Springs Rd.
Arlington, VA 22204 


Get Active. Get Creative. Get Involved.
A day of wellness, fitness, and fun for all ages!

Apply to become BMD’s 2016 Move Me Festival Arts Partner. BMD is celebrating 20 years of Creating Community through Dance. You can join us in the celebrations by creating artistic opportunities for our community at Move Me.

Click here to apply

2016 Festival Theme: “Poetry in Motion”
Application deadline is Friday, December 18, 2015 at 11:59 p.m.

What do our Arts Partners do?IMG_8548.2
Dance, sing, act, play! This is the perfect opportunity to show the community what you do! Whether you play the violin, tap dance, or paint faces, Move Me Festival Arts Partners create unforgettable artistic experiences.  Perform, provide an artistic activity, and promote your upcoming events. Arts organizations and individual artists are encouraged to apply. 

IMG_8533.2About Move Me
Drawing in over 1,200 attendees annually, Move Me is a FREE family-friendly celebration of arts and culture, promoting healthy lifestyles through movement and the arts and featuring performances and interactive activities provided by over twenty Arts Partners from the D.C. Metro area.
Past partners have included Synetic Theater, UrbanArias, Encore Stage and Studio, Halau O’Aulani, Arlington Arts Academy, and many more. Click here to see our 2015 Arts Partners.


BMD is proud to partner with a variety of arts organizations from the Metro DC area to provide an afternoon of exciting performances and activities. Participating arts partners offer performances, demonstrations, and activities in dance, music, theater, and arts and crafts that are perfect for the whole family! The festival culminates with a performance by Arlington’s own Bowen McCauley Dance with special performances by BMD’s Kenmore Junior Company and participants in BMD’s Dance for PD program.


Want to get involved?  We are looking for volunteers for the day of the event to help setup and run the festival. To volunteer, please contact joanna@bmdc.org

Presenting Sponsors:

Mercedes-Benz of Arlington

*Photos by John McCauley