DC Polo Society’s Opening Day

DC Polo Society kicked off its summer series at Congressional Polo Club with tailgating, yard games, cocktails, beer, food trucks and more. Get away to the countryside monthly, on Sunday afternoons, for more than just a polo match, visit dcpolo.com for more. Photos: John Gervasi PhotoArts, LLC

Budweiser Music Series at Nationals Park: Lovely Rita

Every Friday night home game at Nationals Park, the best place to pregame is on the Budweiser Terrace, and last week featured live music from Lovely Rita. Photos: Mike Kim

CityDance Dream Gala After Party

The CityDance DREAM Gala at Lincoln Theatre features the world’s hottest dancers and acclaimed companies in jaw-dropping performances in support of CityDance DREAM, a tuition-free dance program that seeks to level the playing field for students living in underserved DC neighborhoods.Guests enjoyed an after party at the Thurgood Marshall Center. Photos: Mike Kim

ziMS Foundation’s 10th Annual A Night at The Park

Nationals Park hosted the 10th Annual Night at the Park for Washington Nationals player Ryan Zimmerman’s philanthropy, ziMS Foundation, raising money to fight against Multiple Sclerosis. Guests enjoyed a VIP experience within the Club Level at Nationals Park, including mingling with Ryan, his Nationals’ teammates and other celebrity guests, cocktails and dinner, and the chance to bid on fantastic silent and live auction lots. Photos: Mark Raker Photography

DC Funk Parade 2019

Funk Parade hosted it’s sixth year in DC on U Street, celebrating the city’s vibrant music and arts culture with a long lineup of local artists. Photos: Devin Overbey

The Who at Jiffy Lube Live

Rock royalty played the Jiffy Lube Live on May 11 when The Who made a Virginia stop on their latest tour. Photos: Mark Raker

IDLES at Rock and Roll Hotel

IDLES’ latest album Joy as an Act of Resistance is an attempt to be vulnerable to their audience, to encourage vulnerability; a mere brave naked smile in this messed up new world. The band played DC’s Rock and Roll Hotel on May 12. Photos: Mike Kim

Mr Twin Sister at U Street Music Hall

With weightless, ethereal melodies and the angelic vocals of lead singer Andrea Estella, Mr Twin Sister possess the ability to send listeners into a dreamy trance. The band played U Street Music Hall on May 11.  Photo: Mike Kim

Santigold at Fillmore Silver Spring

Few musicians seem like they are having as much fun as Santigold, an artist who seems to have an endless amount of energy. With soothing vocals, wise lyrics and often thumping electric backdrops, the terrific artist performed at the Fillmore Silver Spring on May 6. Photos: K. Gabrielle Photography

Dandy Warhols at 9:30 Club

On May 6, Portland’s The Dandy Warhols stopped by the 9:30 Club for the second night of a small, 12 date 25th Anniversary Tour of the U.S. The tour features support from New York’s The Vacant Lots, who play a good mix of the best and darkest parts of Suicide and Joy Division, coupled with electronic sounds reminiscent of New Order. Photos/write-up: Shantel Mitchell Breen