Thursday, January 5
Hawthorne's 1 Year Anniversary: It's hard to believe that it's a been a year since Hawthorne opened. As a thank you to their patrons, Hawthorne is throwing a birthday bash with complimentary appetizers and prosecco and several other surprises throughout the course of the night. To help you get in the celebratory mode, they'll also have all-night $5 specials on several of their more popular orders.
Phillips After 5: Come explore People on the Move: Beauty and Struggle in Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series during the exhibition’s last few days. Add to a large world map to show where you’re from, share your migration story in an activity with President Lincoln’s Cottage and create your own #Panel61 inspired by Lawrence’s masterwork.
Friday, January 6
Pop-Up Grilled Cheese Event: The District's favorite underground grilled cheese sensation is back with a winter menu that includes five sandwiches, two cocktails, and one healthy option... a salad! Hit up this event from 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. in Mount Pleasant.
International Motorcycle Show: The International Motorcycle Show will showcase the latest sportbikes, dirt bikes, cruisers, scooters, customs, ATVs, aftermarket parts, motorcycle apparel, and accessories at the Washington Convention Center.
Saturday, January 7
The Gabriels: Election Year in the Life of One Family: Saturday, January 7 is the opening night of Richard Nelson’s acclaimed three play series about the life of one family during this election year at The Kennedy Center. The Gabriels was recently on The New York Times list of the top theater of 2016. Audiences can even attend marathon performances to see all three plays in one day. Get your tickets before they're gone!
D.C. Big Flea & Antique Market at The Dulles Expo Center: The mid-Atlantic's largest indoor antiques and collectibles flea market. Shop for anything from fine antiques to vintage clothing and handbags.
Sunday, January 8
No Pants Metro Ride: Meet at Hancock Park by the L'Enfant Plaza Metro (at the corner of 7th, C, and Maryland SW) at 3 p.m. and ride the Metro with no pants! The No Pants Subway Ride is an annual global event started by Improv Everywhere in New York in 2002. For information about their events and missions, click here.
Sunday Yoga Series with Allie Menchel at Lululemon Clarendon: Join the Lululemon team for complimentary yoga on Sunday with ambassador Allie Menchel!This is an all-levels friendly class, just bring your yoga mat and you are good to go.
Special Brunch for 2nd Anniversary of One Eight Distilling: Enjoy a custom One Eight Bloody Mary flight featuring three samples with white whiskey, vodka, and gin, each using Gordy's bloody Mary mix. Ivy City Smokehouse smoked fish sandwiches, Black Pearl Tarts, and S. S. Shucking oysters will be available for purchase.