You don’t always have to go to the Kennedy Center to experience exquisite ballet performances. Here are a few upcoming performances in our backyard: Oct. 22-26 The Washington Ballet performs three company premieres, Petite Mort by Jiří Kylián, 5 Tangos by Hans van Manen, Polyphonia by Christopher Wheeldon at Sidney Harman Hall (610 F St., NW). In honor of the premiere of […]
Here are just of a few fun foodie events coming to the area that are on our radar. Today: As announced on WaPo, there’s a new way to dinner party in DC with kitchensurfing.com, an online marketplace that connects private chefs and party hosts. Thursday, October 16: Be part of the solution to ending world hunger on World Food […]
Last week, we had drinks with a client at Quill at The Jefferson Hotel (1200 16th St., NW). We’ve been to Quill several times before and love it’s combination of intimate sophistication and innovative drinks list. In contention for our new favorite cocktail in the city is the: Author Cocktail – October J.R.R Tolkien Lord of […]
While walking through the neighborhood recently, we paused to learn more about the charming Victorian building that sits on the corner of 11th and L Sts., NW. According to the plaque outside, the Morrison-Clark Inn began as the homes of two Civil War era developers, David Morrison and Reuben Clark. In 1923, the Morrison Home […]
The annual Oktoberfest kicked off this past weekend in Munich. There are big tents and oompah bands setting up outside of town for the next two weeks, but if you pop over to Cafe Mozart (1331 H St. NW), you can enjoy the specials they have on offer or stock up on wursts and other provisions to host your own party. […]
Come celebrate the freedom to read during the DC Public Library’s Banned Books Week, September 21-27. The kick-off party is this Friday, September 19, at the MLK Library (901 G St., NW) and will feature an art, live music and cocktails inspired by banned books from Derek Brown and Chantal Tseng (from Mockingbird Hill).
The warm weather (and humidity) are lingering around, so we’ve been packing in as much al fresco dining and drinking as possible. This weekend, we enjoyed a refreshing and innovative cocktail at Art & Soul (415 New Jersey Ave., NW). The Pineapple Express features pineapple infused Cachaca, Don Ciccio & Figli Fennel liqueur, cucumber and […]