Recounting the AWS Summit Experience

In the fast-paced world of cloud computing, the AWS Summit has established itself as a premier event that brings together tech enthusiasts, developers, and industry leaders. The 2022 AWS Summit…

Green Power Ranger Sets Historic Record, Visiting All 98 Metro Stations in One Day

Raises Awareness for DC’s Mass Transit System and Promotes Awesome Con Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, June 1, 2023, the Green Power Ranger accomplished a remarkable feat by visiting all…

Embajadores de Jesus in Tijuana

10 km from the Tijuana San Ysidro border lies the Canyon de Alacran or Scorpion’s Canyon, one of the city’s poorest neighborhoods. There are no paved roads, the site is…

18th Annual Fiesta Asia 

The Signature celebration of the 18th annual National Asian Heritage Festival occurred on  Saturday, May 20, 2023, along Pennsylvania Avenue NW between 3rd & 6th Streets in DC. Fiesta Asia Street Fair is a Key Partner Event of…

Expanded Hours at 22 Additional DPR Recreation Centers

This week, the Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) announced expanded hours at 22 additional DPR recreation centers. These 22 sites are in addition to the eight sites that expanded…

DC Emancipation Day 2023

The District will be celebrating DC Emancipation Day with four days of festivities this year starting Friday morning with Mayor Muriel Bowser’s kick off. Emancipation Day marks the day President…

Festival del Taco y la Salsa en Tijuana 2023

Once again, one of the most anticipated festivals in Tijuana, The Taco and Salsa Festival, will take place this coming Saturday, April 08, and Sunday, April 09, 2023, from 1:00…

Sakura Matsuri – April 15

The Sakura Matsuri – Japanese Street Festival is the largest celebration of Japanese culture in the United States. The festival features over 24 hours of Japanese cultural performances on four…

Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival – Timonium

Timonium’s Favorite Festival is Back and Better than Ever! Get ready to enjoy all those pleasures that true Southerners live by – Beer, Bourbon, Barbecue, Boots, Bacon, Biscuits, Bluegrass, and…

Silicon Valley Bank Closes in Biggest Collapse since 2008

The Fed is currently undergoing the largest interest rate hike in history, causing banks to be affected as the price for bonds decrease. This is causing concerns in the financial…

Tijuana Women Demand Actions Against Femicides

On Wednesday, March 8, 2023, on Día Internacional de las Mujeres — International Women’s Day several hundred women gathered at the Monumento Mexico round circle in Zona Rio, Tijuana, Mexico to…

Dreamcatcher Performs at MGM

Photo by Jason Morenz Dreamcatcher performed at The Theater at MGM National Harbor. A South Korean girl group who fuses mysterious horror and fantasy themes with slick dance-pop, rock, and…

Katherine Ho Performs @ 40th Annual San Diego Chinese New Year Fair

Katherine Ho is best known for her Mandarin cover of Coldplay’s “Yellow” in the film Crazy Rich Asians, which topped Spotify’s Global Viral 50 chart and has garnered over 20…

40th Annual San Diego Chinese New Year Fair

The San Diego Chinese New Year Fair took place on the corner of J Street and Third Avenue in downtown San Diego on Feb 4 and 5th, 2023 Katherine Ho…

Year of the Rabbit Parade in Chinatown DC

After a two-year hiatus, the 2023 Annual Chinese Lunar New Year parade kicked-off on Sunday, Jan 22nd. Sunday marked the start of the Year of the Rabbit, and the 15-day…

MLK Day Parade & Wellness Fair

Rallying around the 2023 theme to “recapture the dream,” a crowd of marchers gathered with floats, dance crews and activists near the R.I.S.E. Center at St. Elizabeth’s at 11 a.m.…

35th Annual High Heel Race Kicks off in DC

Photos by Jason Morenz On October 25th, 2022, decked-out drag queens and kings strutted their stuff in Dupont Circle DC as part of the 35th annual 17th Street High Heel…

Bret Michaels Surprises Virginia Brewery

On Sat, Oct 22nd, the Sinistral Brewing Company in Manassas, VA., was scheduled to have Pete Evick, a local musician perform acoustic. Pete owns the Shinking Sol Candle Company in…

D.C. Celebrates the 20th Anniversary of the Annual Turkish Fest

On October 16, 2002, the Turkish Festival returned for its 20th anniversary on Pennsylvania Avenue between Third and Seventh Streets with authentic foods, a bazaar, musical performances, art, dance and other…

How MLB Wildcard Disrupted the Playoffs

Wildcard winners despite its name actually do relatively well in the playoffs. In 2012, the MLB adopted a one-game wildcard to be played in each conference. The winner would then…

Turkish Festival 2022

The Turkish Festival Time: 11AM – 7PM will be located on Pennsylvania Ave. NW between 3rd St. & 7th St. There is street parking available on nearby streets and garages,…

JBAB Octoberfest

On Friday, October 14, Force Support Squadron hosted Oktoberfest at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB). The event was rescheduled from Sept 30, due to remnants of hurricane Ian.   Coming off…

PorchFest Adams Morgan Rescheduled

Adams Morgan PorchFest returns on Saturday, October 15 with approximately 70 local bands! Seventeen porches, patios, and stoops will become stages for the day, drawing music-lovers from around the region…

The 2022 San Diego Writers Festival

SAN DIEGO — The Coronado Public Library hosted the fourth annual San Diego Writers Festival at the Library, Coronado High School and the John D. Spreckels Center. This year’s theme:…

Silver Diner Ball Park to Open Oct 5th

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Congress Heights ‘Art All Night’ Street Fest

Washington D.C. — Art All Night is D.C.’s free overnight arts festival which took place all over the city on Sept. 23-24 with different activations on each night, bringing visual…

Congress Heights Art All Night

HOME Sept 23 | Art All Night: Paint and Sip at Busboys and Poets Anacostia Sit back and paint your masterpiece. Busboys and Poets Anacostia are putting out the canvas…

H Street Fest Bigger Post Pandemic

Washington D.C. — On a gorgeous September day, over 150,000 people enjoyed the annual H Street Festival, a celebrated event that dates back 17 years to when it was just…

2022 DC State Fair @ St E’s

Washington, D.C. — The 13th Annual DC State Fair took place at the Saint Elizabeth’s East Campus in Congress Heights. The daylong celebration of all things homegrown is unique among…

DC’s Fall Festivals

From the Washington Post Fall festival season is one of the best times of the year in the Washington area, but with so many events to choose from, it can…

Biden May Ban Bitcoin unless it Turns Greener

The White House suggested that U.S. lawmakers and regulators could soon crack down on cryptocurrency mining because of its large carbon footprint. In a Thursday report, mandated by President Biden…

DC State Fair

DC State FairSat, Sept 11: 10:00 AM 5:00 PMGateway DC at Saint Elizabeth’s East (map)Google Calendar ICSThe 13th Annual DC State Fair will include contests, local vendors, and a celebration…

AMC Alexandria Evacuated due to Threat

Alexandria, VA — A male subject walked into an AMC Hoffman theater and said “everyone in theater 13 is going to die” causing a massive stampede. A few people were…

Theaters offering $3 Fares on Saturday Sept 3

Labor Day weekend is typically a bit of a slump for movie theaters. But this Saturday, Sept. 3, multiple theater chains are offering $3 movie tickets, including their premium screens…

Thai Night Market

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Around The World Cultural Food Festival

The Around the World Cultural Food Festival will occur on Aug. 27, at Oronoco Bay Park in Old Town Alexandria. This is the second year the festival has taken place…

Nearly $400 Million Allotted to Train Veterans – Less than 400 have been placed

A $386 million coronavirus pandemic veteran’s retraining program run by the Department of Veterans Affairs largely did not function as was designed and did not attract as many veterans as…

MLK Library turns 50

Celebrate Singing, Talking and Reading with DC Public Library as we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library! Singing, talking, reading, writing and playing are…

Vietfest – Vietnamese Heritage Festival

This weekend❗️ Largest Vietnamese Heritage Festival on the East Coast. There will be food, fun, performances, fashion shows, pageants, back to school giveaways, raffles, and more! Visit vietfest.com for more…

DC Restaurant Week

#DMV restaurants are IN for Summer #RestaurantWeek returning August 15 – 21! ☀️ #DineOutEatUp with 3-course menus for #lunch, #dinner and #brunch or at home with take-out & delivery. Visit…

R.I.P. Olivia Newton John

Olivia Newton John has died following several years battling breast cancer. The iconic singer and the star of Grease was 73.   1978 Grease – One of the best musicals…

Lady Gaga – The Chromatic Ball

Lady Gaga performed for two hours to complement her 2020 “Chromatic” album. “Over the past few years this country has been very brave and showed a lot of courage and…

Free DC Medical Marijuana Cert

Effective July 6, 2022, DC residents who are at least 21 years of age may self-certify on their patient application that they will use cannabis purchased from a licensed dispensary for…

Retired D.C. Police LT Charged in Fatal Shooting of Library Officer

A retired D.C. police officer has been charged after fatally shooting a library police officer at a training session Thursday inside the Anacostia neighborhood Library. Special Police Officer Maurica Manyan,…

Emma G @ the District Wharf

In the summer of 2022, the vibrant Wharf in Washington D.C. was graced with a mesmerizing performance by New Zealand-American singer Emma G. The artist, known for her soulful voice…

MGM Cancels Wind Down Thursdays

Emma G – Rock’n Raftup

Cher addresses the subject of letting go of the pain felt from a broken relationship to embrace a new life. She makes it clear in the subsequent verses that she…

Falun Gong Movement in DC

Rubio Pays Tribute to Falun Gong Movement Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) issued the following statement in commemoration of the fallen victims of the Falun Gong spiritual movement,…

Bad Saint has Closed

Bad Saint mathewluc’s profile picture katg0esme0w’s profile picture mathewramsey’s profile picture Liked by mathewramsey and 4,095 others badsaintdc’s profile picture badsaintdc After two and a half arduous, relentless pandemic years,…

Fiesta Asia Street Fair

The National Asian Heritage festival Signature Event – Fiesta Asia Street Fair is back LIVE in 2022! Fiesta Asia Street Fair happening on Saturday July 16th, 11am – 7pm In…

FUTURES Forward: Closing Celebration

On July 6 FUTURES opened for one last time and held a epic bash worthy of the next millennia at the Smithsonian Arts & Industries Building. FUTURES may be closing.…

Freedom Fest Fireworks

Photo GIFs by Jason Morenz The 15-minute Fourth of July fireworks show seen from Joint Base Anacostia Bolling The Airmen of Note performs the Armed Forces Medley including the US…

Chocolate Factory Band Performs @ JBAB

Photo by Jason Morenz “We were SUPER EXCITED to be asked back to the JBAB 4th of July Freedom Fest this year!!  We had an amazing time performing our style…

Flo Anito performs at Rock’n Raftup Concert @ National Harbor

Wind Down Thursdays National Harbor

Wind Down Thursdays, your favorite FREE local Jazz and R&B Summer Concert Series is back at MGM National Harbor. Get ready to unwind outside on the Potomac Plaza at @MGMNationalHarbor…

Freedom Fest 2022

JUNETEENTH: FREEDOM DAY CELEBRATION

Join us for a Juneteenth celebration at the Plaza stage! We’re partnering with Prince George’s Arts and Humanities Council for day of education, reflection, and celebration of Juneteenth. Featuring performances…

Juneteenth in DC

Juneteenth, a national holiday marking the end of slavery in the United States, is Sunday. It’s been called the United States’ second independence day. It’s a day for activism, learning…

Crypto DC Hosts Web 3.0

Crypto DC is a Web3 and policy summit on June 15th at The Showroom. We’re bringing together the sharpest minds in Web3 and DC to tackle issues like regulation, user…

Sisterhood Supper honors women food leaders

In celebration of Juneteenth, the Sisterhood Supper returns to honor local women leaders who are empowering their families and communities one meal at a time in Washington, D.C. With the…

Unleashing Innovation at the AWS Summit

A Spectacular Celebration at the DC Convention Center In the ever-evolving landscape of cloud computing, the AWS Summit has become a highly anticipated event, bringing together tech enthusiasts, developers, and…

Boy’s & Girl’s Club BlueFest DC

When Pat Blackburn took a club tour of The Boys & Girls Club five years ago, she was immediately impressed with the value of mentorship and immediately got involved with…

The Well @ Oxon Run Opens

After more than four years of planning, The Well at Oxon Run, a new urban garden and wellness space has opened its gates. Located in Ward 8 at 300 Valley…

Memorial Day Parade

Korea: Cubically Imagined

An immersive Korean pop-culture exhibition with VR, organized by the Korea Creative Content Agency and the country’s Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism and the National Museum of Korea. Visitors…

Benihana

Silk Road Festival – GWU

MOAPIA Foodelicious Night

GWU Commencement

Commencement week at the George Washington University begins Tuesday with a week of events celebrating the achievements of its graduates culminating in the university-wide 2022 Commencement ceremony on the National…

EU Embassy Open House Returns Sat

From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the EU and more than 20 of its associated embassies will open their doors to visitors for a day of European food, music, and…

DC Temple Open House

I’ve personally driven past the majestic temple many times for the last 20 years, but never had a chance to enter.  The temple has been closed to non-members since 1974. …

Oyster Fest – at the Manor – May 14

A SHUCKING GOOD TIME! JOIN Drink Eat Relax Events and The Manor Tavern for a Salty Good Time! This Seafood Foodie Celebration Will Feature Fresh Seafood, LIVE Shuckers, Beer, Fine…

ATHENS TWILIGHT CRITERIUM

Clayton St, Athens, GA 30601 Dates: April 29, 2022 – April 30, 2022 Recurrence: Recurring daily Location: Twilight Criterium The main event of the Athens Twilight Criterium attracts cyclists representing…

Gillibrand joins Lummis in Crafting New Digital-asset Bill

Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand and Cynthia Lummis are working together on legislation that could give the crypto industry a broad-based regulatory framework for how this industry should potentially be regulated in…

Freddie’s Beach Bar on 23rd.

There isn’t much nightlife activity on Crystal Drive, so most folks cross Route 1 to Restaurant Row on 23rd St where there is a short but bustling enclave with a…

Snowy Owl @ Union Station

Photos by Jason Morenz It’s rare to see a snowy owl in the wild — it’s every rarer to see one in the city.  A snowy owl named Duchess is…

Year of the Tiger @ MGM

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. –  It’s the Year of the Tiger at the Lion Casino. MGM National Harbor is celebrating the Chinese Lunar New Year by displaying a massive conservatory display,…

To Slow the Spread – Start with the Basics

The D.C. region is currently omicron’s leading hot spot. Gov Hogan has declared a 30 day state of emergency mobilizing 1,000 members of the National Guard to assist with testing…

BetMGM Launches with Retail Sports Betting Thursday

Photo by Jason Morenz OXON HILL, Md. — BetMGM launched at MGM National Harbor on Thursday, Dec 9th. Governor Hogan, former NFL quarterback Joe Theismann and Prince George’s County Council…

Good to the last bite: Last Scoop Sundaes

by jeni britton bauer All this time we’ve been treating the last few bites of a pint all wrong. Condemning the mostly eaten pint to an icy doom at the…

You Might Not be able to Buy a New Car Next Year

The chip shortage that is affecting the new car and used car market could soon get much worse due to a manganese shortage from China.  An energy crisis in China, which involves…

Week 9 was Lucrative for Book Makers

Underdogs went 9-3 against the spread Sunday, with seven outright upsets. The outright upsets produce the biggest win for sportsbooks, because many parlays are eliminated. Biggest upsets: Broncos over Cowboys…

Most Truckers will be Exempt from Biden’s Vaccine Mandate

President Biden will enforce a mandate that workers at U.S. companies with at least 100 employees be vaccinated against COVID-19 or be tested weekly starting Jan. 4, Truckers hailed victory…

Veteran’s Day Deals 2021

FOOD AND DRINK Applebee’s: Offering a full-size entree from a special menu to active duty and other veterans, on Nov. 11, for dine-in only. In addition, veterans will receive a…

Maryland Meeting for Sports Betting Rescheduled for Thursday

The Sports Wagering Application Review Commission (SWARC) will be reviewing five sportsbook applications Thursday. This emergency meeting was rescheduled from October 14 and sports betting was legalized in MD in…

Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Returns to Timonium

by Chito Peppler TIMONIUM, Md. – For the past 15 years, Beer, Bourbon & BBQ has been held annually in Baltimore County as well as several cities along the east…

Mark Cuban will give $100 in Bitcoin to people who download the Voyager Digital app this week

Mark Cuban’s Dallas Mavericks said on Wednesday that they would give away bitcoin to people who download the Voyager Digital app in the next 36 hours.Until Saturday at 11:59 p.m.…

High Heel Race Returns to Dupont

by Jason Morenz Drag queens in costume flocked to 17th Street, between P and S Streets NW Tuesday night to race in high heels. A parade started at 6:30 p.m.,…

Win One for Dusty

Dusty Baker, the Nationals manager from from 2015-2017, got the short end of the stick when the Nationals chose not to resign him. The Nationals then won the World Series…

Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival – Timonium

GRAND POOBAH – ALL ACCESS TICKETValid Friday 6pm – 10pm and Saturday VIP 12pm – 6pm These limited tickets will allow guests to partake in both days and all sessions.…

MGM National Harbor Poised to Open Sports Betting in 2021

by Jason Morenz The Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission has approved MGM National Harbor, Live! Casino & Hotel Baltimore’s Horseshoe Casino, Hollywood Casino and Ocean Downs  for sports wagering,…

Turkish Festival 2021

What an amazing day! We had delicious food, great performances , a bustling bazaar, Turkish coffee and fortune reading, along with lots of dancing. Turkish & Greek Songs from both…

Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge 5K

A 5K run kicked off on labor Day to celebrate the opening of the Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge. Thousands of people showed up to run, walk, skip over the bridge…

National Civil Rights Museum

Many people flock to Memphis to see Graceland.  If you had to pick one place, I would come here instead.  An epic, must-see museum located in a very walkable part…

Hong Kong Pearl Seafood

If you’re looking for dim sum in Falls Church, the place to be is Hong Kong Pearl. They have all my favorites, and the menu has pictures and description that…

O Street Museum

Like a high class garage sale inside a mansion by Pearl Webster I first found out about this museum via a website selling tours. I decided to go directly to…

Top five factors to consider before trading with real money

Top five factors to consider before trading with real money Traders should not instantly jump into the market. Because, if they do so, they will face problems. Before starting the…

MGM – Lunar New Year

Zhao’s Nomadland Weaves a Beautiful Story

by Chito Peppler It’s really a story about nothing, but then again a story about everything.  If you ever want to travel the country in an RV, your movie has…

Tesla’s Big Bitcoin Bet

Bitcoin shot to the moon today with news of Tesla adding $1.5 Billion Bitcoin to its balance sheet.  The company also announced that they would be accepting the cryptocurrency as…