Happy first day of February, Bitches! There’s plenty happening in our fair city this week. Here’s your agenda, below.
Mark Your Calendars
But, first, mark your calendars for events all about love and brunch!
First up, don’t forget to buy your tickets for Cupid’s Undie Run on February 13th and use the code “BWB” for 25% off registration. Join us for brunch and make your reservation for the pre-race brunch at Lincoln on OpenTable. Cupid’s Charities are also fundraising for the Children’s Tumor Foundation. Remember, Bitches love fundraising!
Happy D.C. Meat Week! Get your fill of BBQ at any of the daily events and enjoy the celebration with fellow Meat Week attendees. Today’s event starts at 7 p.m. at Hill Country Barbeque Market. Check out the full schedule here. 410 7th St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
If you’re in the mood to stay in, then order dinner from scratchDC and have a fun night cooking with friends and loved ones. ScratchDC creates fresh dinner kits daily with pre-chopped, marinated, and measured meals ready-to-cook with detailed instructions. All of their food is locally sourced and they will also cater to all dietary needs and allergies. This is a great and easy way to cook at home without any hassles. Today’s meal is marinated chicken or salmon with bacon, Brussels sprouts, and kale hash topped with an apple cider reduction. The meal is $16.50 per person. Order your meal here.
Bitches love cider. So naturally, we’re looking forward to the new and exciting ciders that will be offered during the upcoming ANXO Sneak Peek series at Sally’s Middle Name. They’re offering a variety of pintxos, entrees, and ciders served by the glass and bottle. The dinner menu will include a selection of pintxos, such as fresh baked bread with goat butter and Serrano croissants, ranging from $1.50 to $4 each. They are also serving entrees such as Ciderhouse steak and winter flounder for $38 each. At the bar, ANXO Beverage Director, Tim Prendergast, has carefully selected 12 different ciders from various regions for you to enjoy. The event is from 5:30 p.m. until 10 p.m. and takes place on February 2nd, 9th, 16th. 1320 H St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
You’re invited to experience the DC Fashion Foundation’s event in The Living Room at the W Washington D.C. Sip on $10 specialty cocktails while you shop around the various pop-ups and watch a live runway show. The pop-up shops are open from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m. and the runway show begins at 6 p.m. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. 515 15th St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
In the mood for Thai food? Then you’re in luck! Mango Tree is offering a great date-night deal starting this Wednesday. For $60, you can get a Taste of Thai appetizer platter, two entrees, and half a bottle of Chardonnay or Pinot Noir. Tax and gratuity are not included. The deal lasts from 5 p.m. until close. 929 H St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Head to Union Market to catch a movie at Angelika’s Pop-Up. They’re showing IP Man 3, When Marnie Was There, Bridge of Spies, The Martian, and Room. They’re also holding a special showing of Fargo (1997) at 7 p.m. for only $7. Indulge in some of their concessions and cocktails as well. The only thing better than movie night, is movie night with great wine and delicious snacks. We’ve got our eyes on the Rosemary Truffle and Sea Salt Caramel popcorn. Don’t forget to hold onto your ticket for some great deals at Bidwell, Righteous Cheese, Dolcezza, and Rappahannock Osyter Co. 550 Penn St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Join The Children’s Inn and the Young Ambassadors Council for a very special happy hour at Silver from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. A suggested $10 donation at the door gets you a complimentary event-themed cocktail or a glass of house red or white wine. Plus-you’ll be entered to win a free ticket to A WINNter Affair! 100% of the donations will go to The Children’s Inn to support seriously ill children and their families. Stay for a delicious dinner and order off of their extensive menu. Try Cori Sue’s basic Bitch order yourself: the tuna tartare with a glass of Pinot Noir. We also love the Brussel sprouts, French fries, and sliders. Don’t leave without trying a boozy milkshake as well. 7150 Woodmont Ave., Bethesda, MD.
The only thing better than brunch is brunch and a show. Constellation Theatre has teamed up with Barcelona Wine Bar on 14th Street for a special this Saturday. Enjoy a 12 p.m. brunch followed by a 2 p.m. matinee of Equus, the play made popular by Daniel Radcliffe in London. The play tells the story of a psychiatrist who tries to help a young man with a fanaticism with horses. The cost of one ticket plus brunch is $62 and includes a Bloody Mary Bar and gratuity! You can buy tickets online, here. Read our review of Barcelona’s brunch here. Barcelona Wine Bar, 14th St. N.W. and Constellation Theatre, 1835 14th St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Join the International Furnishings and Design Association and Home & Design Magazine as they roll out the red carpet to D.C.’s brightest and most talented designers, professionals, and socialites for the 2016 Masquerade Ball-Cupid Style! This year, they are honored to be fundraising for the Children’s Tumor Foundation. The Masquerade Ball will be held at Capitale and takes place from 7 p.m. until 11 p.m. The space has been designed by one of D.C.’s most talented artists, Maggie O’Neill. There will be hors d’oeurves and open bar from 7 p.m. until 8 p.m. as well as a silent auction. Purchase your tickets here. Don’t forget your mask! 1301 K St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company invites you to attend the award-winning Guards at the Taj tonight at 6:30 p.m. at Rehearsal Hall. Join a multi-disciplinary panel of South Asian artists in a vibrant exploration of culture, artistry, and representation. In this dynamic session, the artists will address how their cultural background informs the art they create, and how they navigate the place South Asia occupies in the Western imagination. The performance last one hour and is free for all to attend. 641 D St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Spend your Sunday the right way with strong mimosas, good food, and even better company. Head to brunch with your friends and loved ones and enjoy the day. Check out some of our favorite Sunday spots: Barcelona Wine Bar, Iron Gate, The Garrison, and Lavanga.
Football fans can meet up at Macon Bistro & Larder to watch the Super Bowl starting at 4 p.m. on two 55-inch flat-screen televisions. Enjoy $5 Handsome Beer Company draft beers, $6 wines, and $8 cocktails. For snacking, they are offering $7 small plates such as spiced pecans and deviled eggs. Larger plates are priced between $9 and $24 and include chicken biscuits and burgers. The event is free for all to attend, but please RSVP to AJ. 5520 Connecticut Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C.
BitchBiz: Bitches Who Brunch partners with Silver, Equus, Lavagna, and A Chic Affair. While this article was written independently by Bitches Who Brunch, we do receive compensation from these companies.