The Open Gallery Closes Soapbox Series with#ViewsfromDAPL

The Open Gallery presents #ViewsFromDAPL, featuring the work of Meghan Kirkwood from March 11th–April 26th, 2019. This exhibition explores the evolution of a production landscape: the Bakken region of western North Dakota. In response to new developments in hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling technologies, this remote area made up of large ranches and national parks experienced one…

Porchfest DC Comes to Hillcrest May 19

The Southeast Porchfest will be held in Hillcrest, Sunday, May 19, 2019, 12pm-6pm, in collaboration with the 30th Anniversary Celebration of the Hillcrest community. Porchfest is a day of mini-concerts held on front porches and lawns. This year’s Southeast Porchfest will be the largest free outdoor music festival held East of the Anacostia River, in…

11 Upcoming Restaurants Showcased at New Kitchens 5.0

New Kitchens On The Block returns to Mess Hall on Sunday, April 7, 2019. The fifth edition of the renowned culinary event series offers a onetime-only opportunity to taste of 11 of DC’s most hyped new restaurants by the city’s buzziest, award-winningest chefs – before they open. Guests have the chance to savor signature dishes…

Bigger, Better Boqueria Opens Wednesday in Penn Quarter

Beloved Spanish Tapas Bar and Restaurant Brings Signature Convivial Spirit to the Neighborhood with New Menus, Expanded Central Bar Area, Lively Open Kitchen and Chef’s Counter Seating Restaurateur Yann de Rochefort and Executive Chef Marc Vidal are thrilled to announce the opening of their vibrant Spanish tapas bar and restaurant, Boqueria, in Penn Quarter at…

Art Comes from Us at Artechouse

ARTECHOUSE, leading American innovative digital art space, opens the 2019 exhibition season with  Everything in Existence by fuse*, an immersive exploration between art, science, and technological research in an attempt to find new ways to disclose human nature and the relationship between Everything in Existence. Everything in Existence is the first North American solo exhibition…

Nontraditional “Heartbreaker” Bash at Pyramid

Pyramid Atlantic takes an over-the-top spin on Valentine’s Day for its HyBall (Hyattsville Ball). Whether you find this holiday sweet or saccharine, HEARTBREAKER’s got you covered. In addition to being a hilarious art party, this annual bash helps raise money to support Pyramid’s facility and programs. HEARTBREAKER takes place on Saturday, February 9, 2019 from 8-11 pm….

“Invention/Intention” Exhibition at McLean Project for the Arts

MPA Announces January 12 Opening Exhibition Reception for “Invention/Intention: Works by Delna Dastur and Maryanne Pollock”  MPA kicks off the New Year with a joint exhibition by renowned abstractionists  McLean Project for the Arts (MPA) will open Invention/Intention: Works by Delna Dastur and Maryanne Pollock with an Opening Exhibition Reception on Saturday, January 12, 2019 from 5-7pm at…

New Year’s Eve Dinner: Oysters and Champagne Edition

For those looking to enjoy dining out on New Year’s Eve (as opposed to waiting for parties or galas to start), the Clyde’s restaurant group has a few tasty deals available, especially if your tastes are for the sea! SHELLFISH & CHAMPAGNE Old Ebbitt Grill, Clyde’s of Gallery Place, Clyde’s at Mark Center, Clyde’s of…

Rent the Runway: So Easy to Love

Rent the Runway.  Sounds glamorous,  n’est-ce pas?  I recently signed up for a one month trial of Rent the Runway Unlimited.  Imagine the Netflix DVD service plus high end shopping.  You choose the item you want to wear, you wear it, and you return it through the mail or in a locker around the city.  Then new…