A tasty new cocktail at PS7's takes its inspiration from childhood breakfast cereal.
What are your plans tonight? The Getting Up Guide is here to help you answer that question. Here's what's happening Friday:
The National Park Service formally announced the date for the lighting of the national Christmas tree on the Ellipse: Thursday, Dec. 9. How does one obtain tickets to this yuletide bonanza? As in years past, it's an online lottery system.
What are your plans tonight? The Getting Up Guide is here to help you answer that question. Here's what's happening Thursday:
The Walkmen return to their old stomping grounds Dec. 3. (Greg Morris) Though they call New York home these days, members of the Walkmen spent their formative years at D.C.'s St. Alban's School, as our own David Malitz pointed...
What are your plans tonight? The Getting Up Guide is here to help you answer that question. Here's what's happening Wednesday:
This week, don't miss an all-request DJ night, kinetic electronic duo Underworld, the anniversary of the popular Brazilian Rhythms dance party (with a special food and drink menu), next-big-thing dubstep producer Rusko, happy hours that benefit charities or our picks for watching the baseball playoffs.
Last night, I went to check out two new bars: Pizzeria Paradiso's Old Town location, which officially opens Wednesday and is the local institution's first venture into Virginia, and Tonic on Top, a reinvention of the Mount Pleasant watering hole's upstairs restaurant. (Wait, you didn't know they had one?)
A few tickets are left for an evening with author Nick Hornby and Ben Folds. More Tuesday night picks: Worn magazine's launch party/DJ night and free films from the Latin American Showcase.
If he can work out a few kinks in his new restaurant in the Ritz-Carlton in Tysons Corner, Michel Richard says he might open Michel as early as Friday for hotel guests and start accepting reservations from the general public beginnning October 26. The celebrated French chef announced the news earlier today from the sweeping exhibition kitchen he inherited from Fabio Trabocchi and the late Maestro.
What are your plans tonight? The Getting Up Guide is here to help you answer that question. Here's what's happening Monday:
Red Palace, the new H Street bar that will take the place of The Red & the Black and Palace of Wonders, will not open until at least early November due to construction and licensing delays.
Every week, we tell you the best free things to do. Consider this: this week, you can hear a bunch of concerts, meet the cast of Arena Stage's "Oklahoma!" and gape at a coral reef made out of yarn. Monday...