Getting back into the swing of things is always hard after a long weekend. Stay active and hydrated at all of these fun D.C. events this week–Friday will be here before you know it.
[Sponsored] Love wine? Us too. That’s why we partnered with DC Wine Fest to offer Bitches Who Brunch readers 50% off your ticket to the event this Saturday, September 9! Check out all the awesome participating wineries at DC Wine Fest. Purchase tickets here for half price! Use the code “wineforbrunch” for 50% off your ticket. 918 F St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Snag a sleeve of Olivia Macaron treats and a portion of sales this month will go to breast cancer research. The pink gift box of 9 macarons is filled with delicious flavors like Raspberry, Rose, and Champagne macarons. Olivia Macaron’s three locations in Georgetown, Tyson’s Corner Mall, and Montgomery Mall are convenient for any busy shopper in the D.C. area. 3222 M St. N.W., Washington, D.C. | 1961 Chain Bridge Road, McLean, VA | 7101 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda, MD.
Join the Habitat Young Professionals of Washington, D.C. (HYPDC) for “Cocktails for a Cause“–a happy hour at Bar Charley on 5:30-8:30 p.m. All proceeds support HYPDC and their fundraising efforts for Habitat for Humanity of Washington, D.C. Bring your friends and do your part to support affordable housing in D.C. 1825 18th St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Join Via Umbria for their Cheese of the Month Club–an evening of decadence celebrating and savoring cheese. This month guests will enjoy a tasting of the award-winning St. Malachi Reserves, from The Farm at Doe Run in Pennsylvania. They will pair it with four-five delicious accompaniments, beer, and wine. And as always, they’ll unveil a bonus cheese selected by their cheesemonger to tantalize your taste buds. You’ll learn the secrets of how to pair each cheese and take home recipe cards so you can recreate the experience at home. 1525 Wisconsin Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Head to happy hour at City Perch for great deals on craft cocktails, wine, and beer. We have our eyes on the sangria and Applejack margarita. Go for the booze and stay for a movie at iPic Theatres. Read our brunch review here. 11830 Grand Park Ave. B, North Bethesda, MD.
Take in a show at Studio Theatre. Skeleton Crew is debuting this week. The story follows Faye, who has spent her career at one of the last auto-stamping plants in Detroit. Shanita is pregnant, Dez has a whole future to plan, and their manager Reggie owes a nearly unpayable debt to his work family. As rumors spread of a plant shutdown, these tight-knit workers face what they’re willing to sacrifice to survive. A timely and searing portrait of livelihoods under siege from Detroit native Morisseau. Purchase tickets for the 8 p.m. show here. 1501 14th St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Head to DC Harvest for a locally grown brunch! Our favorite brunch spot added mimosas to its Friday itinerary. Every Friday, join the H Street hot spot for brunch, drinks, and dessert from 11 a.m. until 3:45 p.m. Give them a call for a reservation: (202) 629-3296. 517 H St. N.E., Washington, D.C.
Join The Ritz-Carlton to celebrate the kickoff of National Bourbon Month in The Yard! Sip refreshing bourbon-based cocktails under a canopy of trees in our cool, urban garden mixed to the sultry music of DINO Beats and beautiful music by Violetta Markelou. From Whiskey Sours with homemade marmalade syrup to Blackberry Mint Juleps by the pitcher, come enjoy an evening of all-things-bourbon. Happy hour pricing will be available on all beer, wine, and house liquors throughout the evening. 3100 South St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Spend the day sipping wine and enjoying all the bounty that D.C. and Virginia has to offer. Enjoy sips from specially curated wineries with tastings over a multi-session, all-day, all-night vino experience. You’ll have the chance to sample all the wine to your heart’s content, to the backdrop of live entertainment at this one of a kind experience. Check out all the awesome participating wineries. Purchase tickets here for half price! Use the code “wineforbrunch” for 50% off your ticket. 918 F St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Get sweaty with MADabolic Arlington in Clarendon. Take advantage of their amazing $10 for ten consecutive days of class deal for new members only. You can’t beat it. This high-intensity workout in the heart of Clarendon is perfect for beginners and seasoned athletes alike. Time to get sweaty. 3100 Clarendon Blvd., Arlington, VA.
In a few short weeks it will officially be fall, which means football season is here! Spend the day watching the big game and enjoying unlimited wings. Secure your seats for the next four weeks so you can lock in your bottomless wings. The party starts at 1 p.m. Get all the details here. 2519 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C.
BitchBiz: Bitches Who Brunch partners with Studio Theatre, Olivia Macaron, City Perch, Via Umbria, DC Harvest, and MADabolic. While this article was written independently by Bitches Who Brunch, we do receive compensation from these companies.