Okay, so this weekend may have been full of rain but we’re totally not gonna let it get our week down, right?
After all, there’s still a boatload of fun in the sun and all kinds of shenanigans to be had during the work week!
So, if you’re one of the countless individuals out there like myself who feel like they’re just about ready to tap out on Monday afternoon, then you’re in luck — because we’ve got a handful of pick me ups to get you ready and raring to go so you can power through in style til Friday.
Luis Buñuel’s Chambermaid Film Screening
The Embassy of France in the US
7PM – 9PM
So, the French Embassy is kind of on fire for the past few weeks, am I right or am I right?
This Tuesday evening, head on over to check out this awesome French film classic — a “wicked” adaptation of the novel by Octave Mirbeau. The story revolves around a beautiful Parisian domestic who’s arrival at her new assignment in France is filled with all kinds of drama and scandal.
Check out what is characterized as “a raw-edged tangle of fetishism and murder and a scathing look at the burgeoning French fascism of the era.”
…and bring some popcorn!
Registration is required for screening and attendees should be sure to arrive early due to security protocol.
DC Swim Week 2018 – Popup: Summer Showroom
Embassy of France
5:30PM – 10:30PM
Just when you thought the French Embassy couldn’t get any cooler, they decided to host a DC Swim Week 2018 Pop up.
Interested individuals can purchase tickets online at Eventbrite.
*Sales end on July 26th at 4:30PM
VIP Lounge Access ($30)
Doors open at 5:30PM + complimentary glass of champagne.
General Admission ($12)
Doors open at 7PM (#nochampagne)
3 Day General Pass ($160)
Doors open at 8PM + complimentary glass of champagne & Peroni open bar
3 Day VIP Pass ($320)
Doors open at 6:30PM + red carpet reception, open champagne bar, Peroni open bar hors d’oeuvres, swag bagas and a ticke to the after party at L2
Summer Rooftop Silent DISCO (Dupont Circle)
The Embassy Row Hotel
8PM – 11PM
Silent Discos are so DC. If you’ve been in the District for some time then chances are you’ve already heard of these awesome summer soirees. Check out the Embassy Row Hotel (aka one of my favorite hotels in the area) this Friday evening at 8PM for an awesome night of music, dancing and fun under the stars.