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Folklife Fest’s New (& Improved) Home

Folklife Fest’s New (& Improved) Home

Last year, the National Park Service laid down a new set of rules. After spending millions on new turf in the Nation’s mall, they decided to severely restrict its use.More...
Germany v USA: Biergarten Haus

Germany v USA: Biergarten Haus

Everyone knows where to go when the Germans play in the World Cup. From all the Men’s World Cup games last year to the ones this year, the Biergarten HausMore...
Smithsonian Folklife Fest – Peru

Smithsonian Folklife Fest – Peru

Photos by Kyra Hamann This year’s Smithsonian Folklife Festival is underway, celebrating the culture of Peru. Due to the extensive work on the National Mall, the US Park Services movedMore...
El Chalan

El Chalan

El Chalan is a renowned Peruvian Restaurant DC that has been open in the Golden Triangle since the early 80s. El Chalan serves up delicious Peruvian fare every day ofMore...
Mexicali got me Tasting the Blues

Mexicali got me Tasting the Blues

We’re always on a quest for good Mexican in DC. Not Salvadoran. Not Chipotle — I want my tacos served with a smile So we came here to Mexicali BluesMore...
Chaplin’s – Japanese Ramen in DC

Chaplin’s – Japanese Ramen in DC

Chaplin’s is a modern, Modern Ramen Restaurant in DC and a cocktail bar that serves some of the most exquisite drinks. The charm of this place is not lost onMore...
Pre-Social Media Happy Hour @Parlay

Pre-Social Media Happy Hour @Parlay

Photos by Skovra Ltd Parlay was the chosen location for the 3rd Annual Pre-Social Media Happy Hour. What an ideal location in the heart of Dupont Circle-Golden Triangle, a casualMore...
Jonathan Cheban Party @ Sign of Whale

Jonathan Cheban Party @ Sign of Whale

Kim Kardashian’s bestie, Jonathan Cheban from the Hamptons arrived in style Friday night on M Street to meet and greet Socialites from all over Washington. There was a lot ofMore...
Silver Spring Blues Festival 2015

Silver Spring Blues Festival 2015

silver spring blues festival 2015 The Silver Spring Town Center, Inc. is proud to announce the star-studded line up of the 7th Annual Silver Spring Blues Festival at Downtown SilverMore...
Pre Social Media Day HH @Parlay

Pre Social Media Day HH @Parlay

Let’s pre-game for Social Media Day by gathering for the 3rd Annual Pre Social Media Day Happy Hour on Tuesday, 6/23 Parlay Restaurant & Lounge Complimentary Hors D’oeuvres will beMore...
McGinty’s Irish Pub in Silver Spring MD

McGinty’s Irish Pub in Silver Spring MD

A Public House is a gathering location for the whole community. In keeping with this tradition, McGinty’s Public House is committed to providing a full range of services: A tranquilMore...
Stetson’s up for Sale

Stetson’s up for Sale

Stetsons has a wide and storied past. It was a location of a saloon during the Prohibition era; a popular club during the Duke Ellington days, a ravaged venue duringMore...
Sauf Haus Brats & Spatz

Sauf Haus Brats & Spatz

Enjoy Amazing German Cuisine in a charming roof-top atmosphere while networking with young politicos from Network For Progress and Foodies from Runin Out Complimentary Brats & Spatz will be servedMore...
Sauf Haus Biz & Bites Mixer – June 4

Sauf Haus Biz & Bites Mixer – June 4

We’re so looking forward to our event in less than 2 weeks. So far between Network for Progress and RUNINOut we’re expecting over 100 people to attend: with Draft Biden.pngMore...
Running for Nepal

Running for Nepal

Serendipity works for love, but it also may work for charity. Last weekend, 70+ runners ran through DC to raise money for Nepal, raising the iconic red and blue pennantsMore...
EU Embassy Run

EU Embassy Run

Last year a group of 40 runners informally gathered together to run to a dozen embassies along 13 miles in DC on EU Open House Day. Due to the popularityMore...
We Are Family Fundraiser

We Are Family Fundraiser

Capital Striders runners know the city like the back of their hand and on Sat May 9, they will be running to over a dozen EU Embassies to experience variousMore...
Vinofest

Vinofest

SUGGESTED TWEET: Love #wine and #music? Don’t miss #VINOFESTDC 2015 | http://vinofest.co/ #VinoFestDC | @questlove headlines | #music #wine #food #charity | http://vinofest.co/ EVENT INFO WHAT: VinoFest DC 2015 WHEN:More...
Praying for Baltimore

Praying for Baltimore

The protestors promised to close the city down. They were able to postpone the Orioles – Red Sox game After consultation with Baltimore City Police Department, tonight’s game between theMore...
Beef Steak Opens at GWU

Beef Steak Opens at GWU

Beef Steak has landed at GWU Beefsteak is fast, crave-worthy food created by one of America’s most respected chefs. Jose Andres brings the culinary craft into the everyday, lovingly preparedMore...
Three Silver Spring Restaurants Damaged by Fire

Three Silver Spring Restaurants Damaged by Fire

A two-alarm fire damaged three Silver Spring restaurants early Thursday. More than 100 firefighters responded to the 8400 block of Georgia Avenue. The Bombay Gaylord restaurant had its dining areaMore...
Irish Bagpipes

Irish Bagpipes

Awesome Irish Bagpiper playing solo in front of Public Bar Dupont Circle by Jason Morenz
Go Eat Gives Launches in DC

Go Eat Gives Launches in DC

Go Eat Give is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting cross-cultural connection and understanding through food, travel, and community service. Our organization was founded in 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia,More...
Lemur Conservation Network Launches Next Week

Lemur Conservation Network Launches Next Week

Lynne Venart, Creative Director and Project Manager Lemur Conservation Network Email lvenart@msn.com | Web www.lemurconservationnetwork.org Phone 571.213.6717 | Fax 815.366.7491 Mingle with conservation leaders and friends of Madagascar at theMore...
Buck’s Fishing & Camping

Buck’s Fishing & Camping

Sometimes, it’s not just about the food. Sometimes it’s about the details. At Buck’s Fishing and Camping, the details make for an authentic atmosphere and an enjoyable experience. The restaurantMore...
Summers Returns for Now

Summers Returns for Now

JBG and Summers has been going back and forth for some time now. The restaurant that opened in 1982 closed at the end of the year. Rumors of massive developmentMore...
DC Streetcar Project is Dead on Arrival

DC Streetcar Project is Dead on Arrival

Forget the empty promises that DC made to current and considering business owners along the 2.5 mile stretch on H Street. The $3 billion streetcar project would be an economicMore...
DC Lepracon Saturday

DC Lepracon Saturday

• General Admission access for 1 to the PubCrawls.com Official Washington DC Leprecon on Saturday 3/7 • Access to all participating venues • REGISTRATION VENUE: Midtown Party Plex: 1219 ConnecticutMore...
OneUmbrellaFEST

OneUmbrellaFEST

Looking for your opportunity to giveback? OneUmbrella Foundation and partner organizations GVH Live, CliqTrio and more bring you OneUmbrellaFEST on Saturday March 14, 2015 12:00pm at Franklin Square Park inMore...
DC Offers Free Rent for Innovators

DC Offers Free Rent for Innovators

DC is transforming from a government town to a technology hub and this year, DC wants to showcase its growth at SXSW. The Washington DC Economic Partnership (WCDEP) has partnered withMore...
Grand Trunk Debuts House of Cards.

Grand Trunk Debuts House of Cards.

Congress may have just given DHS a last-minute lifeline, but back in the imaginary world of House of Cards, there would be no resolution. Perhaps there was no better venueMore...
Il Radicchio to Offer Sun Brunch

Il Radicchio to Offer Sun Brunch

Nestled between the Courthouse and Rosslyn, IL Radicchio has been serving delicious Italian food since 1994.. IL Radicchio goes back to the basic idea of an Italian spaghetteria, with allMore...
Convivial on track to Open this Spring

Convivial on track to Open this Spring

Shaw’s resurgence is still hot and heavy.  People’s Best New Chef Mid-Atlantic Cedric Maupillier‘s Convivial is on track to open this summer.  Last year CityMarket at O with its 600-plusMore...
Will Kava be Legal in DC

Will Kava be Legal in DC

While in #MiamiBeach, I was in the mood to chill and get something to drink.  So I stumbled onto the Purple Lotus. “What kind of beer, do you have?” TheMore...
Chaplin’s Launches Industry Nights

Chaplin’s Launches Industry Nights

Washington City Paper’s Jessica reports that Chaplin’s will be launching Industry Nights starting in March. Guest chefs and bartenders from all over the city and country rotated through the kitchenMore...
Sette Osteria Part Deux

Sette Osteria Part Deux

If you like casual Italian dining in a soft, relaxing atmosphere, then you’re in for a big treat.   M Cafe Bar has closed and retail developer Iraklis Krabassis willMore...
Carving Room’s Big Two Brings New Slices

Carving Room’s Big Two Brings New Slices

It’s a New York deli meets Casablanca cafe. he Carving Room, the Mount Vernon deli, just celebrated it’s Big Two and they’re dishing out some delicious carvings of poblano, pastrami, brisket, reuben and aMore...
Ming’s Rises over Chinatown Goliath

Ming’s Rises over Chinatown Goliath

Since opening in 2010, Michelle Tam’s Ming’s has co-existed under the shadows of  its landlord Tony Cheng’s the iconic Mongolian BBQ and Chinese Seafood restaurant which has been a huge fixture onMore...
Mardi Gras Bash @ Bayou

Mardi Gras Bash @ Bayou

Fat Tuesday happens only once a year, and unfortunately it fell on the day with the biggest snowstorm to hit DC this winter. The temperature was downright frigid and drivingMore...
Mardi Gras @Bayou

Mardi Gras @Bayou

A buffet of Crescent city cuisine and Live New Orleans tunes! From 5 PM until 9 PM, Chef Rusty Holman’s putting out an all-you-can eat spread of all your favoriteMore...

Snow Day Specials

Alba Osteria has all day happy hour with half priced pizza, $6 draft beers and more. Jackson 20 will offer snow day brunch from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., andMore...
DC Police Cracking Down on Johns

DC Police Cracking Down on Johns

Gone are the days when prostitutes plied the trade around Logan Circle and 14th Street.  They are not as prevalent as they used to be, but thanks to Backpage and Craigslist, theMore...
Tabard Inn – Timeless Dupont Tradition

Tabard Inn – Timeless Dupont Tradition

If you haven’t experienced Tabard Inn brunch yet, you haven’t experienced the charm and old-world ambience nestled in the heart of historic Dupont Circle Walking in, you are transported toMore...
Dogtown Brings New Orleans to RVA

Dogtown Brings New Orleans to RVA

DOGTOWN BRINGS NEW ORLEANS TO RVA Join Dogtown Dance Theatre for their annual Mardi Gras celebrations and parades! Open to the Richmond community, Dogtown will celebrate Mardi Gras this yearMore...
Patty Boom Boom to go Quiet

Patty Boom Boom to go Quiet

Popular Reggae nightclub, Patty Boom Boom will close next weekend after five years of operation — it will be replaced by Cloak and Dagger, a speak easy night club FromMore...
Wine & Theology @Parallel Wine Bistro

Wine & Theology @Parallel Wine Bistro

Adults in their 20s and 30s participated in a Wine & Theology session at Parallel Wine Bistro last Sunday.  The event provided  a relaxing environment for the young adults to get toMore...
Red Bull Sues Old Ox to Change Name

Red Bull Sues Old Ox to Change Name

The Old Ox Brewery released a public letter asking Red Bull  to drop its complaint.  Attorneys for Red Bull assert that consumers might confuse the brands because an “ox” andMore...
Mardi Gras Madness @Meze

Mardi Gras Madness @Meze

We may be thousands of miles from New Orleans, but that didn’t stop the Tulane Club of DC, an active University alumni group from celebrating a jubilation of food, drinkMore...
The Oldest Lesbian Bar in Country Closes

The Oldest Lesbian Bar in Country Closes

Their website states that they are the oldest continually operating lesbian bar in the country, but for now, it appears that the club can no longer claim that distinction.  Shortly after NewMore...
Mackie’s Bar & Grill in Old Town

Mackie’s Bar & Grill in Old Town

Sang Lee is a lawyer and before last year had never opened up a restaurant. A longtime Alexandrian, he and his wife Susanne were impressed with the great steakhouses in DC andMore...
Chef Trey Massey Found Guilty of Rape

Chef Trey Massey Found Guilty of Rape

Trey Massey, 32, former chef at Restaurant Eve and Society Fair, was found guilty of rape and abduction. “Trey” Massey had a tempestuous relationship with a woman (his ex-fiance), whoMore...
Spice on Wilson – Clarendon VA

Spice on Wilson – Clarendon VA

Yasser opened Spice to showcase his wife Rahma’s amazing cooking. “We want to keep the quality high.  Each day we cook small portions in order to keep every dish fresh.”More...
McFadden’s Fined $12,000

McFadden’s Fined $12,000

ABRA continued the suspension of McFadden’s liquor license and fined the owners $12,750 Wednesday McFadden’s owners has agreed to close the business and has paid the fine. Five people were stabbedMore...
Ode to McFadden’s

Ode to McFadden’s

“Ode to McFaddens” Descending down the staircase to the masses down below The crowd is lit and dancing, smiling, laughing at the show The DJ’s on the ones and twosMore...
Mad Momos Closes

Mad Momos Closes

Posted today in Mad Momos’ Facebook Page: Dear Friends and Patrons of mad momos, Season’s greetings and Happy New Year to you. The management at mad momos thank you forMore...
Uptown Tap House Closes

Uptown Tap House Closes

It’s with great sadness to announce the closing of Uptown Tap House.  Since 2012, Uptown has served as a great sports bar, and gastropub in the Cleveland Park area. Live musicMore...
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