Weekend Happenings



Metro Cell service starts today. From WMATA:

“Expanded cell phone service is now available in 20 of Metro’s busiest underground stations. As of 5:30 a.m. today, October 16, Metrorail riders are able to use three major cell phone providers in addition to the existing Verizon Wireless service to make calls from 20 station platforms. Eventually, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile services will be available from anywhere inside the stations.”


“My friends at Inkwell Theater are hosting a fundraiser and silent action on Saturday, October 17, 2009 at 10pm at the H Street Playhouse (1365 H St NE, DC) to celebrate the closing of the 2nd Annual INKubator Festival-a month long festival
featuring 18 imaginative, thought-provoking plays from up-and-coming playwrights; panel discussions; and educational workshops.

Admission is $10.

  • Beer and Wine provided by Smuttynose Brewing Company and DuPont Wine and Spirits
  • DJ Sets by Professor Sabino
  • Auction prizes include a 2hr set with Northeast Corridor, private yoga session, and more”

If you have events you’d like included in weekend picks please email princeofpetworth (at) gmail (dot) com

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