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Weekend Report: 6 events not to miss this weekend

Thursday, February 16

Bye Bye, Bao Bao: Bao Bao will be sent off with a series of celebratory events from Feb. 16 to 21, including 24/7 Bao Bao on Panda Cam one. Check out the National Zoo's website for a full list of events!

Disney On Ice at the Verizon Center: Disney On Ice presents Dream Big will be at the Verizon Center from Feb. 15 - 20. How often do you get to see your favorite princesses skate around right in front of you?! This is fun for the whole family.

Friday, February 17

Alexandria Restaurant Week: On February 17-26, 70 Alexandria restaurants will feature a $35 three-course dinner for one OR a $35 dinner for two during Alexandria Winter Restaurant Week. More than 30 restaurants will also offer lunch deals at $10, $15 or $20 per person in addition to the dinner specials.

Winter Whiskey Weekend at The Ivy Hotel With Glenmorangie: This winter, whiskey lovers are invited to delve into the world of whiskey during the very first Winter Whiskey Weekend with Glenmorangie. On February 17-19, guests will enjoy a weekend full of whiskey tastings and pairings. The event will kickoff on Friday with a 5-course dinner in Magdalena prepared by Executive Chef Mark Levy paired with 5 different Glenmorangie expressions.

Saturday, February 18

Earth, Wind & Fire at MGM National Harbor: Need a staycation? Spend the weekend at the MGM National Harbor and on Saturday night head to the theater to see the R&B and funk band, Earth Wind & Fire.

Sunday, February 19

Alexandria Wedding Showcase: Head to the Alexandria Wedding Showcase which will feature over 50 Alexandria wedding specialists — including special guest Monte Durham from "Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta"