Digital Schmooze Cruise. Digital Capital Week continues with a social media/journalism junkie booze cruise down the Potomac. $35 gets you the cruise, food, and one drink ticket. Cash bar on the boat. Tues., June 15, 7 p.m. Departs from Georgetown waterfront (33rd and K Streets N.W.)
World Cup Wine Tasting. J. Gilbert’s hosts a wine tasting with 6 South African wines and appetizers for $30 per person. Tues., June 15, 5–7 p.m. 6930 Old Dominion Dr., McLean, V.A. (703) 893-1034.
Room & Board Opens. A new modern chic furniture store opens on the 14th Street Corridor this week. Bonus: with four floors, you’re sure to find something to take home. Mon.-St. 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. 1840 14th St. N.W., Washington D.C.
2nd Annual Bar Night and Silent Auction. Support City Arts’ efforts to enliven DC’s neighborhoods through public art. Thurs., June 17 from 5– 9 p.m. Madam’s Organ Restaurant and Bar. 2461 18th St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
2nd Annual Ebbit Block Party. Local bands, food specials and cocktails. Tickets, $25, VIP, which includes unlimited food and drinks, VIP lounge, and a better view of the bands, $100. 15th and G Streets N.W., Washington, D.C.
Free Admission to the Corcoran. Save yourself $10 and check out the Corcoran Gallery of Art for free on Saturdays all summer long (until Labor Day). 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 500 17th St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Smithsonian Young Benefactors Birthday Bash. The Young Benefactors (a museum-based young professional organization) host a cocktail reception at the Embassy of Finland with hors d’oeuvres and cupcakes from Georgetown Cupcake along with a viewing of the newest Finnish exhibition. $40 for members, $45 for non-members. Wed., June 16, 6:30-8:30 p.m. 3301 Massachusetts Avenue N.W., Washington D.C.
Trivia Under the Stars. Show off your smarts poolside at Capitol Skyline Hotel. $15 ticket includes trivia, dinner, and two drinks tickets (not a bad deal—at all!) RSVP online. Thurs., June 17, 7-10 p.m. 101 Street S.W., Washington, D.C.