Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity

Going Out Gurus: May 4, 2008 - May 10, 2008

Hold the Bread Basket

In yesterday's Got Plans?, one chatter raised a question that's probably on a lot of our minds. Eat out the healthy way at Rock Creek Restaurant. (Katherine Frey - The Washington Post) Healthy in D.C.: Hey Gurus -- So I...

By Julia Beizer  |  May 9, 2008; 2:17 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Restaurants  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Radiohead Tickets: More Than a (Nice Dream)

Take Mom to see Thom Yorke and Radiohead this weekend! (Mark Humphrey /AP) Q: When is a sold-out concert not a sold-out concert? A: When tickets become available late in the game. Tickets for Radiohead's Mother's Day gig at Nissan...

By Fritz Hahn  |  May 8, 2008; 2:48 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (13)
Categories:  Music  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

May Mixtape

In this edition of the mixtape, you'll find plenty of stuff to make you dance (Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys, Hot Club of Cowtown), reminisce (Polvo, Urban Verbs) and lay down and do nothing (Pontiak, Ida). "Where's Da G's"...

By David Malitz  |  May 7, 2008; 4:07 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  Music  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Taken for a Ride

If there's a meter installed in a cab, the driver's required to use it. (Katherine Frey/The Washington Post) I'd been promising myself that I wasn't going to write a taxis-with-meters rant on the blog, since it's already been covered ad...

By Fritz Hahn  |  May 7, 2008; 2:29 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (22)
Categories:  Misc.  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Blockbuster Days: 'Speed Racer'

The demon on wheels, heading for the National Zoo. (Warner Bros.) It's so easy to just go to a matinee. But coming up with a whole day of activities to enjoy that all relate thematically to a specific summer...

By Jen Chaney  |  May 7, 2008; 1:12 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Movies  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Nightlife Agenda

Miss Kitty Victorian welcomes you to the new Golden Triangle Cabaret. (Nate Lankford for The Washington Post) This week, a new burlesque night appears south of Dupont Circle; singles party outdoors in Reston; bands make a mysterious return to Comet...

By Fritz Hahn  |  May 6, 2008; 5:57 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Bars and Clubs , Music  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Free and Easy Events

Every week, the Going Out Gurus suggest ways to enjoy Washington's cultural scene without spending any money. Have an idea for us? Send it to events@washingtonpost.com. Monday Cinco de Mayo Party at Lima This celebration includes all of the usual...

By Fritz Hahn  |  May 5, 2008; 12:22 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Misc.  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2010 The Washington Post Company