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Andrew Trueblood Brings Energy, Earnestness and Millennial Outlook to DC Office of Planning

There is an earnestness that exudes from Andrew Trueblood. The 36-year-old director of the DC Office of Planning (OP) – the first millennial tapped for that role by Mayor Muriel Bowser last November – has already made quite an impact on the city, garnering praise from his peers committed to preserving the cultural heartbeat of […]

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The Tommy Show 2.0: Tommy McFly and Kelly Collis Are Back in Action

DC sweethearts Tommy McFly and Kelly Collis are in their eighth…

I Spy a New Building: International Spy Museum Moves to L'Enfant Plaza

Spies are constantly in search of upgrades. The enhancements…

DC's Mixed-Media Master Kelly Towles

“It’s like a cave in here. It’s quiet and dark, and I get…

Jamilla Okubo Delivers Powerful Message Through Variety of Mediums

Jamilla Okubo is a celebrated mixed-media artist fresh off her…

The Future is Now at The Shop at Shaw

Jamie Lynn and Aaron Claxton are something of a dream team. With…

GIRLAAA Collective Provides Safe Space and Creative Platform for Black Women

The subtle nuances of pronunciation never cease to amaze me.…

Mayor Muriel Bowser Talks DC's Grit, Growth and Cultural Authenticity

Mayor Muriel Bowser lights up when I ask about her 1-year-old…

Real-Time Change for NoMa's New Identity

In her office situated among the packed NoMa neighborhood, NoMa…

Exploration Of DC's Powerful, Impactful Art

In today’s social climate, art is the epitome of pushing the…

Diner en...Pick Your Color

“I have to buy a ticket and preorder my drinks – then pack…
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Aug
22
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6:30 pm Singapore Crab Boil @ DBGB DC
Singapore Crab Boil @ DBGB DC
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Singapore Crab Boil @ DBGB DC | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
DBGB executive chef Nicholas Tang is taking everyone to Singapore, his native country for a one-night only experience. Guest will get to indulge in some Maryland crabs prepared in two ways and served country boil[...]
7:00 pm Movies on the Potomac at Nationa... @ National Harbor
Movies on the Potomac at Nationa... @ National Harbor
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Movies on the Potomac at National Harbor @ National Harbor | Oxon Hill | Maryland | United States
Pack your chairs, grab food to-go from one of the many dining establishments at National Harbor and grab a seat at the plaza screen for a free movie. Guests will get to see classic films[...]
Aug
24
Sat
11:00 am World Heritage Festival @ Ida Lee Park Recreation Center
World Heritage Festival @ Ida Lee Park Recreation Center
Aug 24 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
World Heritage Festival @ Ida Lee Park Recreation Center | Leesburg | Virginia | United States
Come out to Leesburg’s World Heritage Festival with more than 60 artists displaying jewelry, ceramics and more. Guest will enjoy delicious food from around the world and cultural performances. There will be a variety of[...]
12:00 pm 17th Street Festival @ Dupont Circle Main Streets
17th Street Festival @ Dupont Circle Main Streets
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
17th Street Festival @ Dupont Circle Main Streets | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
The 17th Street Festival celebrates its neighborhood’s diversity of restaurants and retailers. Enjoy a day filled with live music, artists, vendors, and community along the 17th Street Corridor. Attendees will see more than 100 vendors,[...]
12:00 pm Barks, Brews & Bites @ Cathedral Commons
Barks, Brews & Bites @ Cathedral Commons
Aug 24 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Barks, Brews & Bites @ Cathedral Commons
Come celebrate National Dog Day with your loyal companions at Barks, Brews and Bites. Attendees will get to enjoy an ice-cold brew or cocktail in the beer garden, live music and also have the chance[...]