November 13th - November 19th

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november 13th

 

wines for the thanksgiving table

In this wine class, you'll learn how to complete your Thanksgiving table with wines that compliment the savory dishes served with pairings and tastings.

660 Pennsylvania Ave SE | 6 pm | Tickets

kramers sip & paint

Your ticket gets you a complimentary glass of beer or wine, canvas for painting, access to $5 drinks, and small bites to keep you satisfied. 

1517 Connecticut Ave NW | 6:30 pm | Tickets

november 14th

urban jungle holiday wreath workshop

This all-inclusive workshop gets you a wreath frame and base, succulents and other decorative elements needed to create your own masterpiece. 

2603 Sherman Ave NW | 6 pm | Tickets

nom nom nom: stories about food and festivities

Come for a night full of stories about food, friends, family and more. 21+!

2009 8th St NW | 8 pm

shrimp to share cooking class

Learn how to make tapas and enjoy shrimp tastings at Jaleo Bethesda!

7271 Woodmont Avenue | 6 pm | Tickets 

 

november 15th

pancakes & booze art show

Penn Social invites you to he permier underground art show featuring over 100 emerging artists, live body painting, a free pancake bar, DJ sets and more.

801 E St NW | 8 pm | Tickets

diy zippered pouch

Learn how to make a small zippered pouch during this short sewing class! All materials are provided.

4200 Kansas Ave NW | 7 pm | Tickets

comedy night at brass monkey

2317 18th St NW | 8 pm | Tickets

golden girls bingo night

The Righteous Babes of Bingo and Friends at Petworth Library invite you to Slash Run for a night of shoulder pads and prizes. All proceeds go to Petworth Library! 

201 Upshur St NW | 7:30 pm

 

november 16th

trivia night 

Come out for a special comedy and trivia night upstairs at Shenanigans! 

2450 18th St NW | 8 pm | Tickets

the revivalists at 9:30 club

815 V St NW | 7 pm | Tickets

november 17th

canal park ice rink grand opening 

Come for music, skating performances, a light display, concessions and more!  

200 M St SE | 7 pm 

the story so far live

1811 14th St NW | 8 pm | Tickets 

bill nye the science guy

Catch the new film featuring Americas favorite scientist at Landmark West End Cinema.

2301 M St NW | More Info

 

 

NOVEMBER 18th

yoga in the biergarten 

You're invited to community yoga on the rootfop Biergarten! Your rsvp guarantees you a spot, and a complimentary mimosa!

1216 18th St NW | 10 am | Tickets

punk rock flea market

Dozens of vendors will fill the St. Stephen church selling vinyls, clothes, cool gifts and more. Feel free to bring any and all canned foods for the canned food drive!

1525 Newton St NW | 12 pm

59th annual holiday shops: shopping for a causee

Holiday Shops brings you a unique shopping experience and helps raise funds to help improve Washington DC! Check out local merchants and help make a positive impact on the community.

1309 5th St SE | 10 am | More Info

 

 

november 19th

lady gaga live

601 F St NW | 7:30 pm | Tickets

yoga with a twist

This all levels yoga class invites you to explore your strength and learn twisting poses.

2301 14th St NW | 1:30 pm | Tickets 

hot chip dj set

1115 U St NW | 10:30 pm | Tickets

a divas brunch

1550 7th St NW | 11 am

playboi carti at bliss

2122 24th Pl NE | 12 am | Tickets

social sunday

Every Sunday Cork & Fork invites you for tastings and light snacks in a comfortable environment for sharing stories, laughter, and wine!

1522 14th St NW | 5 pm | Tickets

 

November 6th - November 12th

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november 6th 

 

mindful monday yoga

Please note: these classes fill up fast! So make sure you RSVP. Join Embrace Yoga DC each first Monday of the month for free community yoga class. Arrive early for a snack or carry out a meal when you leave!

1658 Columbia Rd NW | 6:30 pm | Tickets

comics & cocktails

Geek talk drinks aND FOOD!

Fantom Comics | 6 pm

INTERNATIONAL spy museum: the permanent exhibit

From real-life spy gadgets to the stories behind the coolest secret agents in movies, the International Spy Museum is the first and only public museum in the United States dedicated solely to the world of espionage. Upon arrival, you'll be given a secret identity, which you'll use to test your spy skills throughout the experience. Then, you'll explore a series of themed rooms, where you'll hear historic tales, examine artifacts and participate in activities. Get ready for exhibits like "Spies Among Us", which focuses on WWII-era German and Russian spy rings, and "Exquisitely Evil", a tribute to the villains of cinema's most famous spy -- James Bond. "Exquisitely Evil" features more than 100 film artifacts from both old and new Bond movies, plus interactive exhibits that allow you to take over the controls of a villain's lair, brave the depths of a virtual shark tank, play spy vs. spy with other visitors, disarm a missile before time runs out and more.

800 F St NW | 10 am

 

november 7th

 

movie night at the byrd: the big lebowski

2477 18th St NW | 7 pm

essential oils: staying healthy during fall and winter

In this class you'll learn about where essential oils come from, how to determine oils quality, how to support motions and how to use essential oils to protect yourself from seasonal threats with the changes in weather.

Moishe House Columbia Heights | 7 pm | Tickets / More Info 

the washington post presents: can he do that?

The Washington Post and Live Nation are bringing the "Can He Do That?" podcast to a live audience. Listen in as the past year in President Trump's White House is reviewed and the biggest moments that made people wonder, "Can he do that?"

513 13th St NW | 7 pm | Tickets  

 

november 8th

 

storytime: shape hunt

Join the Hirshhorn for a read aloud of "The Shape of Me" by Dr. Seuss. 

Independence Ave & 7th St SW | 10 am

woman crush wednesday

Brace yourselves for an extra opportunity to crush a November Wednesday! Suns Cinema is screening lady-lady romance/dark comedy all day!

3107 Mt. Pleasant St NW | 7 pm | Tickets  

night of fun!

There will be music, raffles and a night full of laughs!

1100 13th St NW | 8:30 pm | Tickets

illustrated cocktails: drinks and paintings

Join cookbook author and illustrator Marcella Kriebel in an evening of watercolor painting of an original recipe by mixologist Gina Chersevani.

1309 5th St NE | 6:30 pm | Tickets

open mic wednesday 

The Bier Baron Tavern invites you to their bi-weekly open mic nights. Come for a night full of good times and laughter!

1523 22nd  St NW | 8 pm | Tickets

 

november 9th

 

living wall hangings with tropical vines

Bring a piece of the jungle to your home! In  this one hour workshop, you will learn how to make a living wall hanging plant! No experience needed. All supplies and plants are provided in ticket cost!

3015 Georgia Ave NW | 7 pm | Tickets

vinyl me, please

Songbyrd will be celebrating the pressing of St. Vincent's 5th solo album "Masseducation". 

2477 18th St NW | 6:30 pm

iron and wine live at lincoln theatre

1215 U St NW | 8 pm | Tickets

november 10th

emporiyum

Discover delicious foods and purchase gifts through out this one-of-a-kind food markertplace featuring the tastiest treats from around the country.  There will be over 95 vendors-- from artisans and producers of pantry and food products, cool tunes, plus sips and samples.

Union Market Dock 5 | Tickets

nyc comedy invades dc

Jordan Raybould presents a night of stand-up comedy from some of his best and funniest friends from the NYC comedy scene for one night only in the showroom of the Town Tavern.

2323 18th St NW | 8:30 pm | Tickets

new music friday: taylor swift

As always, Songbyrd is bringing some fresh tunes for New Music Friday. This week, catch a listening of Taylor Swift's Redemption.

2477 18th St NW | 6:30 pm

 

november 11th

gallery experience: what absence is made of in asl

Explore artworks that utilize absence as a powerful component in their work in a special American Sign Language/ spoken English tour of "What Absence is Made Of."

Independence & 7th SW | 3:30 pm

paint night

In this special paint night, you will be customizing wine and water glasses and adding some sparkly to champagne flutes. Your ticket includes glasses, materials, great music and a specialty cocktail. 

1540 North Capital St NW | 6 pm | Tickets

teagan and sara- the con 10th anniversary 

Catch Teagan and Sara live at DC's newest music venue!

901 Wharf St SW | 6:30 pm | Tickets

 

november 12th

 

fresh talk forum: el tendedero

Fresh Talk Forums reach beyond the museum’s walls with interactive art projects and community collaborations and focuses on the ways art can create awareness and inspire community-based advocacy directed at reducing violence against women—from sexual harassment to domestic violence. This fall, Mayer worked with local artists, activists, and organizations, including La Clinica Del Pueblo and House of Ruth, to develop a D.C. version of El Tendedero/The Clothesline Project. 
Followed by Sunday Supper, a communal meal served family-style.

1250 New York Ave NW | 4:30 pm | Tickets

el tamarindo's national pupusa day

El Tamarindo invites you for drink specials and PUPUSAS! 

1785 Florida Ave NW | 10 am

film: ai weiwei selects "when the bough breaks"

This film is a part of the Hirshhorn's Ai Weiwei Selects Film series during recent films from China's new Documentary Film Movement. Using various techniques, these films tirelessly investigate social issues and the filmmakers relationship with established political order in China. 

Independence Ave & 7th St SW | 2 pm

 

October 30th - November 5th

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october 30th

 

horror movie tasting menu

Join Honeysuckle for a spooky Halloween tasting menu. You'll be served 5 courses -- with every course having a different horror movie theme. Drink specials will be held and youre encouraged to dress up and bring your friends!

1990 M St NW | 7 pm | Tickets  

a wicked halloween party

Wicked Bloom is hosting "A Devilish Halloween Party" with food and drink specials, a costume contest and a night full of dancing.

1540 N Capitol St NW | 8 pm | Tickets

queer girl movie night: halloween special

Comet Ping Pong will be screening Jennifer's Body! All ages. All welcome. No jerks.

5037 Connecticut Ave NW | 6 pm

ghosts and gargoyles

Where better to learn of the scary creatures of the National Capital than at the National Cathedral- where the Gargoyles are ready to come alive.

3101 Wisconsin Ave NW | 7 pm | Tickets

dojo comedy halloween sketch show

Get into the Halloween spirit with a sketch show from Dojo Comedy! Laughs and fun and a little bit of scary mix together to create an awesome potion of sketch soup.

3503 Georgia Ave NW | 10 pm | Tickets

 

october 31st

 

pub dread halloween benefit for puerto rico

Guarantee your entry into Pub Dread on Halloween night! Pub Dread is DC's hottest Halloween themed bar and they want to invite you for a spooky night. Enjoy horror inspired cocktails during an unforgettable night!

1843 7th St NW | 5 pm | Tickets

cathedral labyrinth walk: all treats, no tricks

Treat yourself to a time of quiet contemplating this All Hallow's Eve. 

3101 Wisconsin Ave NW | 6:30 pm

sing-along: day of the dead

1940 9th St NW | 7 pm | Tickets

smut slam

Wrap up your Halloween weekend with the party where you share your sexy, spooky stories of mischief and masquerades.

2477 18th St NW | 7:30 pm | Tickets / More Info

freaky flow all levels yoga

1000 Florida Ave NE | 6 pm | Tickets

 

november 1st 

 

pop-up magazine

Pop-Up Magazine is a live magazine--a night of new, true stories about the world arounhd us. With photography, film, radio, and original music all mixed together and performed live on stage by a big cast of talented people.

1215 U St NW | 7:30 pm | Tickets

the overachievers comedy show

1100 13th St NW | 8 pm | Tickets

pell / ace cosgrove / jett bailey at songbyrd

2477 18th St NW | 7 pm | Tickets

perfect liars club

Four storytellers. Four stories. Three are true. One is a lie. Can you spot the liar?

1523 22nd St NW | 7:30 pm | Tickets

dia de los muertos celebration

National Portrait Gallery | 5:30 pm

capital classicsL what ever happened to baby jane

Landmark West End Cinema | Multiple Times | $9.50

 

november 2nd

 

jane

Penn Social invites you to see the new documentary "Jane" which tells the story of the worlds more famous expert on chimpanzees, Jane Goodall. From over 100 hours of never before seen footage, the film tells the tale of Goodall's unique approach to wildlife observation in a male dominated field.

Penn Social | 6 pm | $9.50

the shins live

The Anthem | 6:30 pm 

lipstick bar and beauty vision board

The Lemon Collective invites you to banish your makeup fears! First, start by making your own beauty board. Then, sample lipstick shades that flatter your unique skin tone. Enjoy wine, cheese and Sade tunes,

The Lemon Collective | More Info / Tickets  

thursday night trivia

DC Brau hosts trivia every Thursday! Win cool prizes and free beer! There will also be tacos on sale courtesy of Tamales Pachuca!

3178 Bladensburg Rd NE | 7:30 pm

 

november 3rd

 

escape the botanic garden!

You are being summoned to the US Botanic Garden to solve a plant forensic case. As part of a team, you will be challenged to investigate the Conservatory after dark, using exploratory stations to discover clues and information that might be key to the case. Light food and drinks will be provided!

100 Maryland Ave SW | 7 pm | Register

first friday dupont art walk

Every first Friday of each month, youre invited to walk around the galleries, embassies and retailers of Dupont Circle. Enjoy seeing art from local, national and international artists. 

Dupont Circle NW 

nick offerman

513 13th St NW | 7:30 pm | Tickets

john mulaney: kid gorgeous

1776 D St NW | 7 pm | Tickets

 

november 4th

 

eat your science

New puppets, new songs, even more dangerous culinary demonstrations-- come see Alton Brown onstage live.

513 13th St NW | 3 pm | Tickets

beer, dinner and comedy

Gather in the basement for drinks and the comedy show. Meanwhile-- upstairs will be serving up 4 course meals and 5 different beers on tap.

1523 22nd St W | 7 pm | Tickets

dc beer fest

The DC Beer Fest returns to Nationals Park, bringing together dozens of craft breweries and featuring fall season beers. There will be over a dozen food trucks as well as lawn games, DJs, and more!

1500 South Capital St SE | 12 | Tickets

curtis harding at songbyrd

2477 18th St NW | 7:30 pm | Tickets

11th annual parade of trabants 

Trabants are a rarity but on November 3th, some of the finest examples in the US will chug their way down to the International Spy Museum to celebrate the 11th Annual Parade of Trabants. 

800 F St NW | 10 am | Tickets

bonsai & beyond: aki matsuri autumn festival

Join the National Bonsai Foundation for staff-led tours, kimono modeling, bonsai demonstrations, book signings, special vendors and more! 

3501 New York Ave NE | 10 am 

 

november 5th

 

yoga at the national building museum

401 F St NW | 10 am | Tickets

scavenger hunt of the national zoo

Learn about and explore fascinating subjects of a wide range while scavenging the Smithsonian Zoo! 

3001 Connecticut Ave NW | 11:30 am | Tickets

the mount pleasant lantern walk

Take back the hour! Come for a lantern walk marking the end of Daylight Savings time and the onset of winter's early darkness! 

3258 Mt Pleasant St NW | 5:45 pm | More Info

poses and pints

Come for a powerful flow yoga class for beginners and experienced yogis. Cool off afterwards with a nice cold beer from one of DC's finest breweries! 

2052 W Virginia Ave NE Ste 102 | 12 pm | Register

free community day

Community Day means free admission to the museum-- take this opportunity to ecplroe the collections and current exhibitions. 

1215 New York Ave NW | 12 pm | Tickets

italian food tour

Cultures in DC & Mangia DC Food Tours want you to explore Italian food and cukture here in Dupont Circle. The tour includes food portions and two alcohol pairings. 

Dupont Circle NW | 11 am | More Info