This weekend’s Hit List is stacked up with fun and excitement and some events that you absolutely cannot pass up. From music and art to concerts and new brunch spots, we picked out so many different events you won’t be able to choose!
Friday, July 21 2017
It’s Rosé season at the Westend Bistro and it’s one of the hottest spots in D.C. this summer! If you haven’t kicked off your summer fun yet this is a great way to start! Join in Friday evenings from 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM while relaxing outside indulging in great food! Check out the menu here.
This event is also hosted every Friday night with live music from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM absolutely FREE OF CHARGE! It will be hosted at The Yards Park Boardwalk which is surrounded by a large variety of food, beverages and restaurants. It’s family-friendly and has plenty of grassy, open space so you can also bring your pets!
If you have never been to a jazz concert this experience will truly be unique, with a wide variety of styles such as salsa, blues fusion, afrofunk and much more, you truly cannot go wrong! This event is hosted in the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden every Friday evening from 5:00 PM to 8:30 PM.
Seven-time Grammy-winning hip-hop artist, Kendrick Lamar, is finally here on on tour for his newest album, THIS FRIDAY! The tour will be featuring special guests Travis Scott and D.R.A.M. and will also be produced by Live Nation. Catch them at the Verizon Center and get your tickets fast because we here they are running out!
Saturday, July 22 2017
Get ready for an action-packed day of superheroes and family fun, yes, Halloween came early this year! Come arrive dressed as your favorite superhero character or make masks at the crafting station. However, don’t go all out, no weapons, wings or full masked are allowed at this event, but there will be so much to do you won’t even be worried about those things!
A unique culinary experience like no other, join Chef Danny Lledó at the Chef’s Table for his new dinner series, Dreaming of Dénia. This will be featuring a four course Paella-focused menu, a Paella cooking demonstration, and an optional wine pairing. You’ll want to snatch your tickets A.S.A.P. because there are ONLY 12 SPOTS TOTAL!
Speed Dating DC is a low key and sophisticated approach to dating in the district and we can’t stress that enough. Experience luxury and an elegant evening while getting to know sophisticated individuals such as yourself. Who said dating was hard, you’ be glad you decided to try out something new! If you’re between ages 24-36 then stop by this Saturday at 7:00 PM– Dirty Martini in Dupont.
Sunday, July 23 2017
This exhibit creates large-scale woodcuts that explore abstraction and figuration. Matthias Mansen works numerous prints simultaneously while generously painting salvage woodblocks. An art experience that will make you feel and ask questions but leave you feeling humble. Stop by the National Gallery of Art this Saturday for a truly wonderful exhibit.
This is the ninth season for the Farmer’s Market and it offers a wide range of goods from 32 vendors from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Locally fresh grown fruits, vegetables and flowers along with specialty foods and baked goods. Located at the corner of 13th Street and Pennsylvania Ave, NW on the Woodrow Wilson Plaza, which is at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center.
A fun and classy Brunch concept, bringing locals together with cocktails, food, music and live entertainment. A sneak peek will be UNLIMITED MIMOSAS & BELINIS, FULL BAR options, GOURMET BUFFET FOOD and HOUSE & TOP 40 Hits spinning all afternoon. You MUST check out this unique brunch style concept if you haven’t already!
Let us know how your weekend goes and don’t forget to tell your friends because they will NOT want to miss out on these exciting events! There you have it, this weekend’s Hit List –and the summer fun has ONLY JUST BEGUN!