Getting Here

Centrally situated in the Greater Washington D.C. Metropolitan Area, The Wharf neighborhood is located near two Metro stations which are only a short walk or free Southwest Shuttle ride from the water. Of course, you can always ride your bike or even take the Water Taxi to get here.

If you prefer to drive, find parking information here: https://www.wharfdc.com/getting-here/car-parking/


Pearl Street Warehouse showcases live Americana music, from big names to new names, all in an intimate setting that holds between 150 and 300 people (depending on whether it’s seated or standing).


Rock, country, blues, roots, and bluegrass from around the region and from around our great country. Think Austin, Nashville, Athens, New Orleans, and more.

Advance tickets are available through www.ticketmaster.com or in person at our Pearl Street Warehouse box office. The box office accepts cash, VISA, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover. A flat $1.00 per ticket service charge applies to all in-person advance purchases.

Advance ticket purchases are recommended. Walk-up tickets are subject to availability and box office hours.

The diner and the box office accepts cash, VISA, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.

It depends on the show. Some shows are all seated, with seating first-come, first served. Some shows are all standing, some shows will be a combination of seats and standing. Seating and bar stools are first-come, first served.

For general admission shows, bar stools are available on a first-come, first-served basis. If you have special needs, please call the club at 202-380-9620 ahead of time to make arrangements and ensure your visit here is a great experience.

Your musical experience at Pearl Street is always a front row experience, especially if you’re in the mezzanine. We recommend getting here when doors open or before, to get your ticket and enjoy a bite to eat before the show. Our diner serves food and drink before and after the show.

We like our guests to be comfortable. We DO require that you be dressed and wear shoes. We do check purses and bags for contraband on entering the building. We don’t allow anything potentially dangerous, nor do we allow pocket knives, pepper spray, flasks, outside food and drink, or anything else we deem a potential hazard. Please leave those items at home or in your car.

Yes. Pearl Street Warehouse is accessible by metro (a 5-minute walk from Waterfront Metro Stop (Green Line) and a 10-minute walk from L’Enfant Plaza Metro Stop (Green, Yellow, Orange, Blue, and Silver lines).

You can walk from downtown DC — it takes 10-20 minutes from the Mall. You can take a water taxi from Georgetown, Old Town Alexandria, The Yards, and National Harbor, a free Wharf Jitney between Hains Point and East Potomac Park, and a shuttle from the National Mall, L’Enfant Plaza and more.


Yes. Here are some great driving directions . We’re located on Pearl Street, a walkable entertainment street close to parking.

The drivable streets (not Pearl Street in the Wharf area) offer metered parking. There is also a two-tiered underground garage. See link below for real time availability and pricing.


Photo policy is determined by the artists and changes nightly. In general, no pro cameras (i.e with removable lenses) are permitted. Audio and video recording is not allowed. You can call the club at 202-380-9620 the day of the show to inquire about photo policy.

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Pearl Street Warehouse is located at 33 Pearl Street SW, a walkable entertainment street at The Wharf in Southwest D.C. No place in D.C. could be easier to get to.

Pearl Street Warehouse is accessible by Bike, Boat, Bus, Car, and Foot.

A 5-minute walk from the Waterfront metro stop, and a 10-minute walk from the L’Enfant Plaza metro stop

Free Shuttle
The Wharf offers a SW Neighborhood Shuttle that is free and open to the public. With daily service, it’s easy and convenient to take the shuttle from The National Mall to The Wharf, with stops at L’Enfant Plaza each way. Learn more and track the shuttle in real time here.

Water Taxi
Water taxi service is available from Georgetown, Old Town Alexandria, The Yards, and National Harbor. See the full schedule and route here.


All sales are final. No refunds will be given unless a show is cancelled, if you have a question regarding a refund please email [email protected]

All shows are 21+. You must have a physical valid ID to enter the venue.

NO, if you are seen smoking including vaping, you will be removed without refund.

Smoking indoors is illegal throughout Washington, D.C. You may smoke outdoors in designated areas. Littering of any kind is also illegal, so be sure to use the receptacles designated for smokers.

Yes, our kitchen is open before and during most shows. Kitchen hours vary per show.

We have a full bar and large selection of Beer, Spirits and cocktails.

YES, you will be required to present a valid, non-expired, government-issued photo ID to enter the venue. NO ID, NO ENTRY.

We currently do not have a coat check. We are not responsible for any belongings left behind.