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Marker's Mark Private Select Bourbon Launch Dinner at SUCCOTASH (Photo: SUCCOTASH)

Out and About: 8 events that will make you want to go out after work

Monday, May 8

Semi-Annual Taste of Lettuce: Experience the best of Washington, D.C.’s Lettuce Entertain You restaurants during the Semi-Annual Taste of Lettuce event at RPM Italian. The five-course dinner features eight Lettuce locations, including: Summer House Santa Monica, Stella Barra Pizzeria, Wildfire, Mon Ami Gabi, Community Canteen, Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab, Big Bowl, and RPM Italian. The chefs will be on hand to present their dishes and discuss wine pairings with each course. The evening begins at 6:30 pm with passed appetizers and a signature cocktail, followed by a seated dinner at 7 p.m. Reservations are $85 per person.

Royal Knights: Gins N' Rosés: Royal Knights is back with rock-inspired gin and rosé cocktails from special guest bartender Rico Wisner and The Royal's own Drew Larsen! Stop by from 9 p.m. - 1 a.m. for eight creative cocktails at $8, showcasing rosé in unique ways.

Tuesday, May 9

Marker's Mark Private Select Bourbon Launch Dinner at SUCCOTASH: In celebration of their new collaboration with Maker's Mark Bourbon, SUCCOTASH will host a five-course bourbon pairing dinner prepared by Chef Edward Lee. As one of only 74 restaurants in the country to participate in the Maker's Private Select program, the SUCCOTASH team formulated their own proprietary blend using distinct vanilla, spice and oak flavor profiles to create SUCCOTASH Private Select Bourbon. The spirit will be available on the SUCCOTASH cocktail menu as part of select bourbon flights as well as part of a featured cocktail. The bourbon dinner will be held at SUCCOTASH National Harbor at 7 p.m. Guests can view the menu and purchase an all-inclusive ticket for $150 here.

Rooftop Workout: HIIT with Pamela Lessard: This workout is part of the Lululemon spring/summer Rooftop Series, join the team on Tuesdays for a fun workout with local fitness instructor rockstars! These classes are complimentary for the community and accessible to all levels. Meet in the store and head up to the rooftop as a group promptly at 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 10

Nationals vs. Orioles: Go cheer on the Washington Nationals as they take on the Baltimore Orioles in the Beltway Series.

Unwine & Design - Wine Glass Painting: Grab your girlfriends and head to Color Me Mine in Silver Spring for a wine glass painting class! Learn different painting techniques and about the different kinds of glass paints. $25 per person and that includes one wine glass. BYOB.

Thursday, May 11

Mount Vernon: George & Martha Washington's Gardens & Table: Enjoy a curator-led tour of the Mount Vernon estate with a special emphasis on 18th-century food production and gardening. An all day visit with special tours of the gardens with lunch included and some time of your own to tour the Mansion.

Date Night Movies at National Harbor: Nothing says summer like an evening under the stars and there’s no better way to enjoy the season than a date night at National Harbor. On Thursday, May 11 get into the Mother's Day spirit by watching none other than the movie Mother's Day!