There are lots of happenings in D.C. this week, Bitches! Enjoy happy hours, bottomless beverages, artistic opportunities, sweaty work out sessions, and much more on this lovely week of June! Don’t forget to send your dad, grandfather, uncle, or any other awesome males in your life a Father’s Day gift. Consult our Gift Guides for inspiration.
Take the day for yourself and call in sick from work in order to enjoy Commissary’s Bottomless Mondays. All you can drink mimosas or Bloody Marys for just $15 from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. You can’t beat that! Topped off with yummy brunch and a popular patio and you have yourself the best “sick day” ever. 1443 P St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Head to happy hour because–well, why not? Consult our ultimate D.C. Happy Hour Guide for your next go-to spot.
Tap into your creative side and choose a picture to paint with PaintNite. With hundreds of options to choose from, you can find just about any type of painting you want to recreate. Go with a friend, get happy hour beforehand, and paint a beautiful picture for your abode. Tickets are $45. Use the code “liveloveart” for 40 percent off!
Mixologists Jo-Jo Valenzuela and Jamie MacBain of Behind the Stick Consulting Group host a fun and interactive summer cocktail class as part of their Cocktail Club series. Guests will learn how to take the freshest local ingredients and squeeze and muddle their way to DIY refreshing summer drinks. You’ll get to mix four cocktails, try them (half-portions), and take home the recipes! Bites from Art and Soul are included in the ticket price. Tickets are $40 per person. 415 New Jersey Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Head to Sunset Fitness in the Park–the outdoor weekly fitness classes every Wednesday in Georgetown. The series will feature free classes led by instructors from Georgetown fitness studios. Classes will take place every Wednesday from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. Be sure to visit the Georgetown BID for a full schedule and sign up sheets. 1055 Thomas Jefferson St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Tonight’s the night for Chef Jose Andres’ Dine-N-Dash! You can sample over 30 of D.C.’s best restaurants while supporting World Central Kitchen. The event runs from 6-10 p.m. and will be taking over most of Penn Quarter and 14th Street this year. You can still get tickets for $125 general admission. Read Annie’s preview here.
Art and Soul is hosting D.C.’s most delicious contest tonight where 11 talented chefs will compete to make the best biscuit–and you’re invited. Plus, enjoy cocktails from Drink Company and Buffalo & Bergen. Sweets lover? Ice Cream Jubilee will be on-hand with mini-cones! The event takes place on Art and Soul’s perfect patio from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. All proceeds benefit D.C. Central Kitchen.
Spend the night at All Fired Up and paint pottery for Ladies Night. From 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. on Thursdays, bring a friend and receive 15 percent off your bill. Design a piece for your own apartment or make a special gift for one of the various brides presumably in your life. 3413 Connecticut Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C. | 4923 Elm St., Bethesda, MD.
Head to Jazz in the Garden on the National Mall at the Sculpture Garden after work tonight. Tonight’s lineup is Chaise Lounge from 5 to 8:30 p.m. You know how we feel about the overcrowded venue and overpriced sangria at Jazz in the Garden–but it is a rite of passage in D.C. and you’ve got to go to a few shows. We recommend getting there early and packing your own picnic to avoid the lines and prices at the café. 6th St. and Constitution Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C.
If you live in Virginia then stop at the Taste of Reston on your way home from work. Enjoy a variety of food from the region’s finest eateries, live music, activities, and games. Admission and parking are free. Tastings start at $1–can’t beat that! 11900 Market St., Reston, VA.
Enjoy the weather and your time away from the office and connect to nature. Visit some of D.C.’s best parks or sanctuaries on your lovely Saturday or go for a real hike somewhere in Virginia. We love The National Arboretum, Meridian Hill Park, and The Yards. 3501 New York Ave. N.E., Washington, D.C. |16th St. & Euclid St. N.W., Washington, D.C. | 355 Water St. S.E., Washington, D.C.
Summer is here–so spend the day on a rooftop at a fabulous party! A new summer series, DNV Rooftop, will host special roasts on select Sunday evenings this season. Today’s food theme is beef. Ticket holders will enjoy the rooftop pool, music by DJ J-$crilla, unlimited food, and beautiful sunsets over Thomas Circle Park. Tickets are only $40. The event is from 5 p.m. until 10 p.m. 1155 14th St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Spend the day with Dad! Here are some D.C. eateries serving a special Father’s Day brunch.
Bar Civita in Woodley Park is celebrating dad this Father’s Day with a brunch buffet featuring special dishes such as honey buttered French toast, shrimp & grits, and slow roasted Prime Rib. It will only cost $20 for adults and $8 for children. Or, order off of the menu a la carte. Guests can make their brunch bottomless with “Boundless Bellinis” for $18. Brunch will be served 10:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. 2609 24th St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Filet Mignon steak ‘n’ eggs, duck leg confit, fried chicken sandwich, and Bottomless Bloody Marys. That’s what Dad wants for Father’s Day brunch at Central. The special Father’s Day prix fixe brunch menu is $45 and has three big courses so he won’t go away hungry. $15 will earn you “bottomless” cocktails that include tangy Bloodies and upscale mimosas, and Bellinis. Read the review here. 1001 Pennsylvania Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Bring dad to Bar Deco for a delicious brunch on the rooftop in the heart of Chinatown. Order from the $45 prix fixe menu and opt for the $15 bottomless portion to make dad feel young again. Brunch is served 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Read our review here. 717 6th St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Fig & Olive is offering a prix fixe Father’s Day menu for $39. Enjoy scallops, steak n’ eggs, salmon poached eggs, filet mignon, and more! We loved the cocktails, the appetizers, the French toast, and the truffle scrambled eggs. 934 Palmer Alley, N.W., Washington, D.C.
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