Sweater weather may be here but it’s made better with Washington’s mild-temp can’t-miss events. We’re keeping up with all that’s going on in the District by starting off the season on the right (and fabulously-heeled) foot with this week’s social schedule. To fill in the rest your fall agenda, make a date with our Bitchtastic brunch guide, and recaps of all things D.C. city culture.
It’s no wonder we’ll be whetting our whistle at Wunder Garten’s Oktoberfest fete. The event will have all of the Bavarian specialties and beer a Bitch requires. Celebrate the week-long event starting September 28 until October 4. More information is available here. Wunder Garten, 150 M St. N.E., Washington, D.C.
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The only-thing that tops an Italian family-style feast is one that’s made with the freshest produce from the farmers’ market. Diners can dive into the farm-to-table fare from Dupont’s FRESHFARM Market this Tuesday. Urbana is bringing our ultimate feast to fruition with their Harvest Dinner benefiting the food education program, Foodprints. Urbana, 2121 P St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Nothings gets you over the Wednesday hump quite like wine and a women-only night out. Lavagana is the only place your favorite ladies need to look to indulge on Italian eats. Grab a glass of vino, a plate of pasta, and have a bella notte. Lavagna, 539 8th St. S.E., Wahington, D.C.
We’re living the VIDA loca with Vida’s Health Expo happening this Thursday. Keep fit this fall with interactive activities and nutritious food and demos featuring sundeck workout sessions, Life Fitness, Relay Foods, Power Supply, and more. The event runs from 5:30 – 9:30 p.m at 1612 U St. N.W., Washington, D.C. Buff up on the details here.
Bitches love to end their week with a laugh and that’s where D.C.’s Bentzen Ball comes in. Get in on the hilarious happenings all around town featuring the area’s funniest acts. Comics are taking the stage on Friday at the Howard Theater, Lincoln Theater, and The Wonderland Ballroom. Get in on the full schedule here.
Get a taste of D.C.’s different neighborhoods at The Taste of Georgetown and Taste of Bethesda festivals. Both events will feature bites from area restaurants and displays from local businesses. Tickets to grab a spot at Georgetown are available here and buy-ins for bite of Bethesda are sold on-site. Foodies that are looking to stay fit can head to the DC Veg Fest showcasing meat-free food samples, healthy cooking demonstrations, a beer garden, and an array of more activities. RSVP for the event here. The Veg Fest is happening at N and First St. S.E., Washington, D.C.
Make it a magical night at Make A Wish Foundation’s Mid-Atlantic Young Professional Council’s Night Under The Stars. Spend an evening supporting the many boys and girls that need it most at this charity event featuring hors d’ouevres, live music, and a silent auction. The soiree takes place from 7-10 p.m at the Jones Day Building and tickets are available here. Jones Day Building, 400 New Jersey Ave. N.W., Washington, D.C.