Photos: Ralph Alswang

CulturalDC Hosts VisionDC, Arts and Urban Innovation Summit

“We make space for art.” CulturalDC held true to their word yesterday with the launch of VisionDC at Arena Stage. The all-day summit championed the arts in ways I haven’t experienced since graduate school. Speakers empowered audiences to use the arts to fuel urban development, a concept with…
Photo: Courtesy of VISIONDC

VISIONDC: The District’s First Arts & Urban Innovation Summit

As a born and bred Northern Virginian, I’ve had the pleasure of seeing the DC area change tremendously over the course of my lifetime – but especially in the past decade. The District in particular dove headfirst into new territory, transforming itself into a city with burgeoning dining and arts…
Photo: Ronald Flores

Chef George Pagonis Brings Taste of the Nation to Nats Park

Spring has officially arrived in DC, and it seems like everyone is celebrating with a trip to the ballpark. Swap baseball for food and get your grub on at DC’s Taste of the Nation for No Kid Hungry, a fun-filled food event at Nationals Park on April 19. All proceeds from the event benefit No Kid Hungry’s…
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Good Life Cocktail Club with Torrence Swain

In an effort to curate unique and engaging events that center around music, art and cocktails, Bourbon Steak's Head Bartender, Torrence Swain, has combined multiple mediums to create one engaging experience with the Good Life Cocktail Club. We caught up with Swain about his unique take on the pop-up…
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