Tagged: Dupont Circle

South African Tourism via Flickr: https://www.flickr.com/photos/south-african-tourism/20503843841

Restaurant Week Is Your Chance to Dig Into D.C.’s Best Food

What could be better than beating those deep winter blues with some delicious food? Metropolitan Washington Restaurant Week, which runs from January 25 to 31, is perfect for just that, offering three-course lunches and dinners at some of D.C.’s most...

Jazz Festival (S Pakhrin via Flickr)

DC Jazz Festival Takes the Stage This Week

And they say pigs don’t fly. The DC Jazz Festival, an annual arts highlight in the city, has gone and done it. Organizers have finally changed the verbiage on the festival homepage, or at least scrapped the old part they...

Capital Fringe Festival (Joe Loong via Flickr)

Fly Your Freak Flag High at the Capital Fringe Festival

We took a break from these weirdos with a mission last year, but since we tend to like weirdos here on the blog (arty, entertaining ones at least), we’ve brought them back again, these Fringe Festival freaks. Already in high...

Thomas Foolery

Let Your Inner Child Run Wild at Thomas Foolery in Dupont

“What they need is a gimmick,” Alice Cooper famously said after viewing KISS perform in Los Angeles at the record-release party of the evil kabuki band’s eponymous debut album, a party which also served to launch their label, Casablanca Records....

Watching football

Are You Ready for the Super Bowl?

Oh it’s that time again, what our country has come to, the holiday where bunches of people get together to celebrate that most American of sports, football. I’m talking of course about the Super Bowl (and in such a prolix...

Dupont Circle FRESHFARM Market

Dig This: 9 Area Farmers Markets That Stay Open in Winter

One of the great things about the warmer months is going to farmers markets for fresh fruits, vegetables, meats and so on. But when it gets cold, most farmers markets close down and apartment renters (and everyone else) are stuck...

Restaurant Nora

Restaurant Nora a Natural Choice for Dupont Circle Diners

Restaurant Nora in Dupont Circle makes a pretty impressive claim, that of being “the nation’s first certified organic restaurant, which means that at least 95% of all ingredients must be produced by certified organic farmers, growers, and suppliers.” They were...