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Stop Sucking: DC Says “No” to Single-Use Plastic Straws

When I arrived at college, the hot rumor was that drinking alcohol through a straw was the fast-track to getting trashed. My crew worked through boxes of straws to learn firsthand it was just an urban myth. College drinking memories hit me recently when the District announced it would be the second major U.S. city […]

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Untold No Longer: The Story of The Titanic You've Never Heard

We all think we know the story of the Titanic. The world’s…

District of Design

Good, purposeful design makes a difference. Whether you’re…

A Day in the Life: Swatchroom’s Maggie O’Neill & Warren Weixler

An artist and an architect meet in DC, each with their own unique…

Cultivating Culture by Design

There’s more to DC than meets the eye. At first glance, behemoth…

Drink In Style: 10 Instaworthy Bar Designs

Most people judge a bar based on the quality of its drinks and…

Brutal Beauties: A Look into DC’s Concrete Architecture

Architecture in DC is often associated with the neoclassical…

ARTECHOUSE’S NAKED EYES Exhibit More Than Meets The Eye

Immersion through the NAKED EYES exhibit relies less on sight…

Outdoor Dining Guide 2018

Welcome to On Tap’s 2018 Outdoor Dining Guide - a collection…

Waterfront Weather: DC’s Riverside Neighborhoods

Nothing says summer quite like spending your days near the water.…

DC Celebrates Pride

When one thinks of Pride in our area, visions of big celebrations…
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10:00 am Rosslyn Reads! Book Festival on ... @ Central Place Plaza
Rosslyn Reads! Book Festival on ... @ Central Place Plaza
Apr 25 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Rosslyn Reads! Book Festival on Central Place Plaza @ Central Place Plaza | Arlington | Virginia | United States
There’s something for everyone at the Rosslyn Reads! Book Festival. The Rosslyn BID is partnering for the second year with Carpe Librum and the Arlington Public Library to bring this pop-up bookstore to the neighborhood for a[...]
Apr
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all-day Awesome Con @ Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Awesome Con @ Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Apr 26 – Apr 28 all-day
The seventh annual Awesome Con, the Mid-Atlantic’s premier pop culture convention, returns to DC’s Walter E. Washington Convention Center. The show is expected to unite over 80,000 fans over the three days, during which celebrities,[...]
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27
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2:00 pm DC Potter Crawl 2019 @ DC Potter Crawl 2019
DC Potter Crawl 2019 @ DC Potter Crawl 2019
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Calling all muggles, wizards, squibs and elves: grab your cloaks, brooms, owls and wands, and get ready for the Wizarding bar event of the year. They’re casting a spell on the best bars in Dupont[...]
Jun
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10:00 am Garrett County Celtic Festival @ Friendsville Town Park
Garrett County Celtic Festival @ Friendsville Town Park
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Garrett County Celtic Festival @ Friendsville Town Park | Friendsville | Maryland | United States
Sponsored by the Maryland State Arts Council and Garrett County Arts Council, come celebrate the cultural heritage of Celtic peoples from Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and Brittany and their influence on Appalachia with a daylong festival[...]