645 Florida Avenue NW
Washington DC 20001 get directions
Shaw / Howard University station - 2 minute walk
U Street/African-American Civil War Memorial/Cardozo station- 5 minute walk
Parking 2204 Georgia Ave NW - 2 minute walk to 24/7 secure parking lot
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Flash opened its doors in June of 2013 as a collaboration between long-time lovers of music, former DJ’s, and music industry vets. Their goal was to present an intimate space where artists can express themselves clearly and fans can hear their favorite artists in an ideal setting.
The Club Level features an acoustically treated studio-quality room showcasing a custom Funktion One sound system and a next-generation lighting rig designed to heighten the experience. It provides a balance between dance floor, fully stocked bar and wall-to-wall bench seating.
The ground floor, appropriately named Flash Bar, features a separate dance floor and DJ area, coat check, ATM, additional restrooms, and a fully stocked bar specializing in a wide selection of liquor and hand-crafted cocktails.
The rooftop, aka Green Room, features a third DJ booth, dancefloor, and a fully retractable top and bi-fold doors to enjoy the open air. The dancefloor is surrounded by greenery, lounge seating and views of DC. The extended bar menu on the roof features frozen cocktails, organic juices, and kombucha.
Flash is open every Friday and Saturday night with headlining national and international DJ talents covering a wide spectrum of house music, from deep to techno. Other styles of music are also presented numerous nights per week. Please check the events page for the latest list of events.