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Fiberglass animals by Kusama Yayoi // Photo: courtesy of National Gallery of Art

Animals In Japanese Culture Come to Life at National Gallery of Art

“Something old and something new” is what comes to mind when thinking about the National Gallery of Art’s new exhibition, The Life of Animals in Japanese Art. Animals are the main thematic element, represented through mediums ranging from sculptures and fashion gowns to paintings and statues. There are also sculptures, couture gowns and other more […]

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all-day Capital Congress @ The Hilton Mark Center
Capital Congress @ The Hilton Mark Center
Jun 20 – Jun 24 all-day
Capital Congress @ The Hilton Mark Center | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Capital Congress is the largest Salsa Festival in the DC area. Since 2005, thousands have come to DC to dance Salsa and other Latin styles in this family-friendly environment. Instructors from around the world teach[...]
Jun
25
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6:00 pm Profs and Pints: The Real Game o... @ The Bier Baron Tavern and Comedy Loft
Profs and Pints: The Real Game o... @ The Bier Baron Tavern and Comedy Loft
Jun 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Profs and Pints: The Real Game of Thrones @ The Bier Baron Tavern and Comedy Loft
Game of Thrones is one of the most popular in television history. Come learn the history from which the show draws. It might not feature real dragons or Khaleesi, but it does have nearly all[...]
Jun
29
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all-day Smithsonian Folklife Festival @ Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Smithsonian Folklife Festival @ Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Jun 29 – Jun 30 all-day
Smithsonian Folklife Festival @ Smithsonian Folklife Festival | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
This festival honors contemporary living cultural traditions and celebrates those who practice and sustain them. Produced annually by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, the festival has featured participants from all 50 states[...]
2:00 pm All-American Bar Crawl in Dupont... @ Various locations
All-American Bar Crawl in Dupont... @ Various locations
Jun 29 @ 2:00 pm – Jul 25 @ 10:00 pm
All-American Bar Crawl in Dupont Circle @ Various locations | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Just a few weeks left until the country’s largest USA-themed bar crawl is back in DC. The All-American Bar Crawl hits 10-plus participating Dupont Circle bars, so wear your best America-themed attire and prepare yourself[...]
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8:00 pm Glow Yoga On the Mall @ National Mall, Facing the Capitol
Glow Yoga On the Mall @ National Mall, Facing the Capitol
Jul 9 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
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