As of this week, it’s officially summer, Bitches. Shake off the winter blues at the fab fetes around town whether your pleasure is food, booze, or any other finds.
Mind over matter is the mantra for Mondays. That, plus happy hour. Grab your Passport Guide and take off around town to area favorites offering discount drink deals. Tourists need not be out-of-towners thanks to the District directory available here.
Pizza and polish is the name of the game this Tuesday . Your very own Bitches are beautifying their busy schedules by hosting &pizza and nailsaloon event at our favorite beauty boutique. Set your work week on the right track with the only decision being picking your polish. We have one ticket left.
If you’re not lucky enough to snag a spot for manis and pedis, go Mediterranean at Heirloom Catering’s six-course wine dinner tonight. The feast focuses on summer’s most succulent vegetable/fruit mash-up, the tomato. Sip your wine and get a taste from the vine at Delia’s Mediterranean Grill and Brick Oven Pizza. 209 Swamp Fox Road Alexandria, Va. Registration required here.
Neighborhood Restaurant Group is making themselves at home at the City Paper’s concert featuring El Mansouris and Kokayi–Enjoy. Get your fill of the favorite local spot and whet your whistle while the watering hole sells complimentary bites for $15 at the door with additional food and drink for purchase. Grab beer tastings and bites from Bluejacket starting at 6:30 and move to the music at AMP located at 11800 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD.
Why not shop for swimsuits while working that bod? Make sure you strike a pose and score a complimentary cocktail at Vida’s summer bikini fashion show. Post-show, sun yourself poolside with reservations required. Tickets for the event which is happening from 7-9 p.m. Tickets are available here. Vida at The Yards is located at 1212 4th Street S.E., Washington, D.C.
Fridays and frites sound like the ideal relief from the work week. Carnivorous treats from Medium Rare can satisfy your craving in Cleveland Park and Capitol Hill. Don’t only keep breakfast on the brain because this spot is Grade A for brunch. Read our review with owner Mark Bucher here. Sink into steaks at either Medium Rare location whether it’s Cleveland Park at 3500 Connecticut Avenue N.W. Washington, D.C. or on the Hill at 515 8th Street S.E. Washington, D.C.
Weekends aren’t complete without wine, so we’ll be sampling and sipping at City Paper’s Wine Yards. The event is happening from 1:00 to 5:00 P.M and tickets are available here. Head to The Yards and channel your inner sommelier.It’s all going down at 301 Water Street S.E. Washington, D.C.
Two things Bitches can’t get enough of is Brunch and BBQ. The best of the best in grill games are battling it out at Safeway’s Barbecue Battle this weekend. The event features smoky sensations alongside live music all day Sunday. Your quest for all ‘que is cured by scoring tickets here. The main event is happening from 11 A.M. to 7:30 P.M. on Pennsylvania Avenue between 9th and 14th streets.