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by PoP Sponsor January 18, 2019 at 4:30 pm 0

The weekend is here and so is this list of featured events for Saturday and Sunday, as submitted to our event calendar.

Fire & Ice Festival at The Wharf

Saturday, January 19 from 2-5 p.m.

The Wharf, 101 District Square

Join The Wharf for the second annual Fire & Ice Festival on District Pier.

Enjoy whisky sampling stations, fire twirlers, ice shuffleboard, ice luge and an ice sculptor while a DJ turns up the heat!

Be sure to stop by the WAFF Ice House between 12-8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 18 and Saturday, Jan. 19 to support the Washington Area Fuel Fund to raise funds to keep our neighbors warm this winter. Sit in the House, get your “Bring the Heat” thermal photo and more!

Featured Events This Weekend

by PoP Sponsor January 4, 2019 at 4:30 pm 0

Happy Friday! The weekend is here and so is a list of featured events for Saturday and Sunday, as submitted to our event calendar.

DC Proud 2019 Celebration

Saturday, January 5 from 7-11:59 p.m.

The Anthem, 901 Wharf Street SW

Join Mayor Muriel Bowser for a celebration marking the start of her second term as Mayor of the District of Columbia.

Local entertainers, national artists and special guests will come together with District residents for this black tie affair and make DC Proud!

Featured Events This Week

by PoP Sponsor December 10, 2018 at 4:30 pm 0

Happy Monday! The following is a list of featured events for the upcoming week, as submitted to our event calendar.

Fast Foward Series: The Future of Hospitality featuring Sheila Johnson
Thursday, December 13 from 6:30-8 p.m.
@ Halcyon (3400 Prospect Street NW)

The Fall 2018 Fast Forward series kicks off with this conversation between Bluemercury CEO and Founder Marla Beck and Sheila Johnson, CEO and founder of Salamander Hotels & Resorts. Ms. Beck and Ms. Johnson will discuss the future of hospitality.

Pop Georgetown
Saturday, December 15 and Sunday, December 16 from 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
1631 Wisconsin Avenue NW

Shop Local in Georgetown! Pop Georgetown is a retail pop-up store featuring art, accessories, apparel, home decor, personal care and packaged food products from local makers and entrepreneurs. Pop Georgetown activates unused retail space to compliment existing retail by creating a unique destination and will be open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from December 15-January 21.

AF Pop-Up Returns to Washington, DC
Saturday, December 15 and Sunday, December 16 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m.
@ Union Market (1309 5th Street NE)

AF is the pop-up that combines the best of a food and beverage smorgasbord with a fashion and lifestyle flea market. AF puts a spotlight on authentic, high quality products and experiences and connects makers and startups within the fashion, food, lifestyle and home industries directly with consumers, creating a fun and engaging marketplace.

Featured Event This Weekend

by PoP Sponsor November 23, 2018 at 4:30 pm 0

Happy Monday! The following is our featured event for the upcoming week, as submitted to our event calendar.

Van Ness Holiday Pop Up Shop
Saturday, November 24 from Noon to 5 p.m.
4340 Connecticut Avenue

We’re taking over an empty storefront on Connecticut Ave for three festive Pop-Up weekends with 10 local artisans featuring incredible handmade works, and festive activities such as sip & shop drink specials, Santa photos with your dog, gingerbread decorating with Bread Furst, caroling, sidewalk Christmas checkers, wine tasting with Calvert Woodley, holiday cooking demo with Jonathan Bardzik and many more!

And, we’re super-excited to announce D.C.’s own Olde City Farm & Garden will be set up just outside of the pop-up. They’ll have Christmas trees, table-tops and holiday decor for sale every Saturday & Sunday.

So skip the malls and online shopping this holiday season and take the pledge to shop local! See the latest vendor photos and festive event information on our Facebook Event page.

Featured Event This Weekend

by PoP Sponsor October 26, 2018 at 4:30 pm 0

The weekend is here and so is our featured event for this weekend, as submitted to our event calendar.

Fear Fest 2018
Saturday, October 27 from 5:30-9:30 p.m.
@ Atlas Performing Arts Center (1333 H Street NE)

Celebrate Halloween (and all things horror) at the Atlas Theater Performing Arts Center. Activities include the family friendly Ghost Town, screenings of Dracula and Night of the Living Dead in the Dark Alley and Ominous, an “original and immersive dansical of terror”.

Costumes are encouraged. Tickets for Ghost Town are $10 while tickets for Ominous are $35. Please note, Ominous will include strobe and atmospheric effects.

Featured Events This Week

by PoP Sponsor October 22, 2018 at 4:30 pm 0

Happy Monday! The following is a list of featured events for the upcoming week, as submitted to our event calendar.

Fast Forward Series: The Future of Hospitality featuring Sheila Johnson
Wednesday, October 24 from 6:30-8 p.m.
@ Halcyon (3400 Prospect Street NW)

The Fall 2018 Fast Forward series kicks off with this conversation between Bluemercury CEO and Founder Marla Beck and Sheila Johnson, CEO and founder of Salamander Hotels & Resorts. Ms. Beck and Ms. Johnson will discuss the future of hospitality.

A Taste of Chevy Chase at The Lindley Grand Opening Celebration
Thursday, October 25 from 6:30-9 p.m.
@ The Lindley (8405 Chevy Chase Lake Terrace, Chevy Chase, MD)

Sip ice cold beer and wine while you listen to live music from a jazz trio, and take tours around these great, new luxury apartments in the heart of Chevy Chase, MD.

This modern and contemporary building is everything you’ve always wanted in a home. You can RSVP at lindleyrsvp.com, and we hope to see you there!

LabX @ DX: A Fresh Taste
Friday, October 26 from 7-9:30 p.m.
@ Dance Exchange (7117 Maple Avenue, Takoma Park, MD)

Join LabX in collaboration with Dance Exchange for an evening of performances and conversations to help us gain a better understanding of the food we eat every day.

Experience food-themed songs, spoken-word and comedy performances alongside interactive conversations with experts in the fields of social equity, sustainable diets, food waste and GMOs. Use offer CODE POP50 for 50% off!

Featured Event This Week

by PoP Sponsor October 15, 2018 at 4:30 pm 0

Happy Monday! The following is our featured event for the upcoming week, as submitted to our event calendar.

WellNow 2018 Health and Wellness Conference
Saturday, October 20 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
The Watergate Hotel, 2650 Virginia Avenue NW

WellNow 2018 is all about empowering you to live your healthiest and most fulfilling life, both personally and professionally.

If you are a wellness enthusiast and are looking to make changes that will impact your life for the better, WellNow is the perfect place to start or continue your journey. Come listen, learn, explore, engage and get inspired — you’re in good company!

Featured Event This Week

by PoP Sponsor October 9, 2018 at 4:30 pm 0

Happy Tuesday! The following is our featured event for the upcoming week, as submitted to our event calendar.

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.

Featured Events This Weekend

by PoP Sponsor September 21, 2018 at 4:30 pm 0

Happy Tuesday! The following is a list of featured events for the upcoming week, as submitted to our event calendar.

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.

Featured Event This Week

by PoP Sponsor September 10, 2018 at 4:30 pm 0

Happy Monday! The following is a list of featured events for the upcoming week, as submitted to our event calendar.

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.

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