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Start With the Brussels Sprouts at Gourmand Grill, Now Open Near District

There’s no time like the New Year to try something, well, new! And that’s exactly what Gourmand Grill is. The New American eatery just opened in a modest sub-street level spot in Woodley Park a stone’s throw from the Woodley Park Zoo/Adams Morgan transit stop, but it’s already amassing rave reviews from customers. Stop in…

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Buy Your Tickets Now to The Washington Ballet’s ‘The Nutcracker’

Your holiday traditions probably looked a little bit different last year. So for 2021, you may be looking forward to getting back to a somewhat normal holiday season. Make The Washington Ballet’s The Nutcracker part of the equation this year. Whether you’ve always gone to the theater for the holidays or you’re starting traditions anew,…

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SOME’s Thanksgiving Day Trot for Hunger 5K Returns on Nov. 25

Thanksgiving isn’t just about eating turkey; it’s also about reflecting on everything you have. If you find yourself having a little extra this year, give back by running SOME’s 20th Annual Thanksgiving Day Trot for Hunger 5K. The annual race raises funds for local families and individuals experiencing homelessness and poverty, extending them a hand on…

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DC Ghost Tours

If you’re looking for a fun way to celebrate the Halloween season, DC Ghost Tours is a wonderful option. This spooky ghost tour gives you insight into the haunted history of the District of Columbia. Your informative guides will take you on a scary adventure to eight haunted spots around the capital city. You never…

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Never Looked Better

Never Looked Better is an incredible cocktail bar, speakeasy, and event space that was established this year. This bar combines the 1920s era of the speakeasy with the 1990s era of the underground rave. Remember the late 20th century when you could simply walk down an alley, enter a party through the kitchen, and find…

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Clever No-Carve Ways to Decorate a Pumpkin

If the mess of carving a jack-o’-lantern doesn’t really appeal to you, but having some fall fun does, try one of these alternatives to your traditional Halloween decoration. Nail polish pumpkins. Don’t have a fully stocked craft cabinet? No problem! Nail polish pumpkins make use of beauty supplies you have stowed in the bathroom. Use…

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Shake Up Your Date-Night Routine at Lupo Pizzeria

Want a new spot to try for date night this weekend? Try the newly opened Lupo Pizzeria that’s perfect for both dinner and dessert. Open since July, this new spot has brought delectable pizza back to the 14th street area, which many locals thought was lacking in the pizza department. It’s quintessentially Italian, so much…

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