Lifestyle

Photo: Courtesy of Adams Morgan Day

Festival Makers: The Creative Minds Behind DC’s Iconic Events

Festivals can often be sensory overload for attendees. With food, drinks, art and whatever else you can think of all interlinking to create a vibrant atmosphere for those who participate, it’s no doubt that putting all these moving pieces in place takes a ton of work. Who are the masterminds behind are favorite local events? […]

Galleries

Articles

Game-Centric Bars Offer Next-Level Experiences

With a reputation for attracting the Type A working crowd, DC…

A Day in the Life with Smithsonian Folklife Festival Director Sabrina Lynn Motley

Before pursuing roles as vice president of Vesper Society and…

DC Festival Guide 2019

As the clouds dissipate from the sky and make way for the sun…

Your Guide To DC's Neighborhood Festivals

The diverse neighborhoods of DC, Maryland and Virginia are ready…

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

When I arrived at college, the hot rumor was that drinking alcohol…

Behind the Bar: Park View’s No Kisses

When the team behind Colony Club looked to open their next cocktail…

Kombucha Demystified

As people continue to prioritize health and wellness and make…

Growing Grasses for the Masses

I grow grass – but not the kind you’d think. It’s called…

Fancy Radish's Duo Uses Vegan Powers for Inclusivity

Restaurateurs, co-chefs, and husband-and-wife team Richard Landau…

The Cannabis Conversation

Cannabis legalization has been a hot topic for decades, but as…
subscribe_300x250

Lifestyle Events

May
11
Sat
all-day Virginia Renaissance Faire @ Lake Anna Winery
Virginia Renaissance Faire @ Lake Anna Winery
May 11 – Jun 9 all-day
Virginia Renaissance Faire @ Lake Anna Winery | Spotsylvania Courthouse | Virginia | United States
Find music and dancing, shops filled with the finest crafts, and a variety of foods and beverages at the Virginia Renaissance Faire. Join the militia in pike drills or present a case in the Court[...]
May
29
Wed
all-day Focus on the Story Festival @ Focus on the Story
Focus on the Story Festival @ Focus on the Story
May 29 – Jun 2 all-day
Focus on the Story Festival @ Focus on the Story  | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Focus on the Story is an independent, nonpartisan, non-profit organization based in DC, founded on the driving principle that photography can spark meaningful conversations at the intersection of policy, civic engagement and visual storytelling. Join[...]
Jun
1
Sat
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[...]
12:00 pm Vintage Virginia @ Bull Run Special Events Center
Vintage Virginia @ Bull Run Special Events Center
Jun 1 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 2 @ 7:00 pm
Vintage Virginia @ Bull Run Special Events Center | Centreville | Virginia | United States
Since 1982, Vintage Virginia has offered an opportunity to taste from nearly half of Virginia’s homegrown wineries, from the most renowned to the new and exciting. Saturday 12-6 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.[...]
Jun
5
Wed
12:00 pm 5th Annual Baltimore Wine Fest @ Canton Waterfront Park
5th Annual Baltimore Wine Fest @ Canton Waterfront Park
Jun 5 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
5th Annual Baltimore Wine Fest @ Canton Waterfront Park | Baltimore | Maryland | United States
Join b Scene Events for the 5th Annual Baltimore Wine Fest at the picturesque Canton Waterfront Park. Experience 160+ wines from around the world, gourmet eats provided by local eateries, live music, chef cooking demonstrations,[...]