Chefs for Equality
Tuesday, October 9 from 6:30-9:30 p.m.
Washington National Cathedral, 3101 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Chefs for Equality brings together the capital region’s top chefs, pastry chefs and mixologists for an evening of food, cocktails and music to benefit the fight for full LGBTQ equality.
The event features more than 100 tasting and drink stations headed by renowned chefs and mixologists from the D.C.-area, as well as 10 personal chef tables — an opportunity to dine with celebrity chefs for a lavish five-course meal in the middle of the action during the evening. In addition to impressive fare, an auction is also held.
Lights Out Gym Wear Party!
Friday, September 21 from 10 p.m. to 4 a.m.
L8 Lounge, 727 15th Street NW
Join us for our first Ball with our Special Guest Mother Elektra from the hit show “POSE” and DJ’s Dani Toro & X Gonzalez. Are you fierce enough to snatch a trophy for your house? Assemble your squad, grab your gear and get ready turn up!
Restore Rock Creek for National Public Lands Day
Saturday, September 22 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Piney Branch Tributary at Ingleside Terrace NW
Celebrate National Public Lands Day, a day to connect people to public lands in their community, inspire environmental stewardship, and encourage the use of public lands for education, recreation, and general health. Volunteers will continue a summer-long restoration project at the Piney Branch tributary.
The Punk Rock Type w/ Roman Mars and Beauty Pill
Friday, September 14 from 6-9 p.m.
The Howard Theatre, 620 T Street NW
Join a live conversation with Roman Mars (of 99% Invisible and Radiotopia) and Bill Barbot (formerly of DC bands Jawbox and Burning Airlines and owner of local creative agency Threespot) as they discuss DC punk’s mission and history, and how its voice is relevant more than ever.
Stick around after the talk to listen to one of DC’s coolest bands and newest sounds, Beauty Pill.
Bad Medicine and Friends
Saturday, September 8 from 8-9:30 p.m.
Unified Scene Theater
The Unified Scene Theater once again is featuring brand-new sketches from those DC sketch comedy geniuses, Bad Medicine. Wrap up your summer while starting your September right with an evening of fun and laughter.
Bad Medicine is a Washington, D.C. based sketch comedy group specializing in the dark, the cerebral and the absurd.
DC Burger Battle 2018
Thursday, August 23 from 6-9 p.m.
Hill Country Backyard Barbecue, 401 F Street NW
Eat Burgers. Battle Hunger.
It’s the 2nd Annual DC Burger Battle to benefit SOME (So Others Might Eat). D.C.’s best burger makers are coming together at the Hill Country Backyard Barbecue to get their grills going and you’re invited.
Your event admission includes burgers from each restaurant, complimentary beer, live music and games. Proceeds to be donated to SOME. Tickets are $30 all-inclusive, get $5 off with the code POP at tickets.ontaponline.com.
D.C.’s best burger makers are coming together at the Hill Country Backyard Barbecue at the National Building Museum to get their grills going and you’re invited. Your event admission includes burgers from each restaurant, complimentary beer, live music and games.
All ticket sales are donated, so vote for D.C.’s best burger and help SOME continue in their mission to support the 7,000 homeless people living in our city. Tickets are just $25 all-inclusive, when you use the code POP at checkout.
The restaurants serving up delicious burgers include Due South, Hill Country Barbecue, Rebellion, Stoney’s on L, Blackfinn, Hard Rock Café, B Penn Quarter, Bullfeathers, Capital Burger, Sign of the Whale and Penn Commons. Indulge in all-you-care-to-enjoy Budweiser, Bud Light and Goose Island IPA plus wine.
Don’t miss out on fun lawn games, a photo both and more. Read all about the event here.
We can't wait for the 2018 DC Burger Battle on August 23rd! Enjoy all-you-care-to-enjoy burgers from DC's top restaurants, like @DueSouthDC! Admission includes burgers from each restaurant, complimentary beer and wine, live music and games. https://t.co/4ZUREDjtoe pic.twitter.com/VCm2roVsKJ
— On Tap Magazine (@ontapmagazine) July 31, 2018
Taste of Titanic at National Geographic
Wednesday, July 25 from 7-10 p.m.
National Geographic Museum, 17th & M Street NW
Set sail on a culinary adventure featuring some of the DMV’s top restaurants! Your boarding pass includes unlimited samplings of Titanic-themed menu items, signature cocktails, live music and an after party.
Camp Newseum Nights
Friday, July 27 from 8-10:30 p.m.
Newseum, 555 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Calling all campers! Gather around the bonfire and revisit all your favorite camp memories while playing all of your favorite games, singing along to live music and crafting with your fellow campers. Don’t forget the delicious snacks and counselor-approved signature cocktails.
Saturday 12-5 p.m.
Armed Forces Retirement Home
140 Rock Creek Church Road NW
Join the Friends of the Soldiers Home for their 6th Annual Spring Fling!
This family friendly event will feature live music, food trucks & vendors, face painting and activities for kids as well as a unique opportunity to spend time with our older military veteran community.
Franciscan Monastery Plant & Herb Sale
Saturday, April 28 from 9-6 p.m. and Sunday, April 29 from 8-3 p.m.
Franciscan Monastery of the Holy Land
Buy monastery-grown and local herbs, vegetables and flowers while taking a tour of the historic Franciscan Monastery gardens and enjoying food and craft vendors.
The sale benefits the preservation and care of the gardens as well as our urban beekeeping and vegetable donation programs.
Saturday, April 28 from 4-8 p.m.
Dock5 at Union Market
Northeast Eats is a day full of Washingtonians proudly celebrating Northeast DC’s emerging culture in food and beverages while raising funds for the Washington Jesuit Academy (WJA).
Taste food from over 20 restaurants, food vendors and popular food incubators while enjoying drinks from leading local beverage producers.
7th Ladysmiths Art Jewelry and Objects Spring Show
Sunday, April 29 and Monday, April 30 from 1-8 p.m.
The 7th Ladysmiths Art Jewelry and Objects Spring Show will take place over 2 days at the spectacular Arena Stage.
The show features one-of-a-kind original designs of top 27 awarded jewelry, fiber and ceramics artists, carefully selected in a jury process.
Petworth Community Market 2018 Kick-Off Fundraiser
Monday, April 23 from 6:30-9 p.m.
Ten Tigers Parlour, 3813 Georgia Avenue NW
Come join us at our 2018 Petworth Community Market Kick-Off Fundraiser! The non-profit is raising money to make local food and products more accessible to all members of our community, regardless of income.
880 P Comedy ft. Headliner Tony Woods
Wednesday, April 25 from 7-10 p.m.
880 P, 880 P Street NW
Join us as we bring our state of the art music room to life with Comedy by 880 P ft. Tony Woods! This free show will be hosted by audience favorite Marcus Brown with performances by Denise Taylor and Ross Benoit.