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.
Okay, so hopefully you got a chance to decompress and relax this weekend courtesy of our Weekend Hitlist Guide. Welcome back to the workweek…
Lucky for you, we here at UrbanScrawl completely understand you.
You see, everyone and their mother can bring you weekend guides for DC events. But we take it a step further by weeding through all of the hullabaloo and bringing you nothing but the best events with our Weekend Histlist. … #WERKWEEK: JULY 16TH – 19TH EVENTS IN THE DISTRICT
As I’ve demonstrated time and time again after taking deep dive after deep dive into the DC startup scene: the hustle is happenin’ here. So happening, in fact, that there’s always a new founder to cover, a new industry being challenged, a new innovation being made. And I don’t think I’m alone in saying that I wouldn’t want it any other way. Today, the startup I wanted to feature is doing something incredibly important –– something that I think we all hold close to our hearts. They’re making waffles.… DC STARTUP SPOTLIGHT: SWAPPLES
Grab up your berets and turtlenecks and ring in Bastille Day Friday the 13th for an awesome French Embassy celebration courtesy of the Comité Tricolore Washington DC.
This year is full of all kinds of awesome French festivities and cuisine perfect for all you Franco-fun loving Francophones out there like me. ::wink wink::
This year’s theme: Alsace — home of world-class vineyards, picturesque villages and artists and icons like Marie Tussaud (of the famous wax musuems), Charles Munch and Thierry Mugler (#yasskween).
Sip great wine, hang out on the patio, listen to great music and participate in their silent auction this Bastille Day. Dress is cocktail attire and Alsatian colors are highly encouraged (red & white).
Tickets are available on Eventbrite and range from $115 – $175 depending on package purchased.
Oh — did we mention there’s an open bar until 9:30PM? Yep.