Tuesday, March 29 beginning at 7:00 PM, kickoff the countdown to Street Soccer USA Cup 2011 at the Street Soccer DC Fan Club Launch Party at Bar Code, 1101 17th Street NW (entrance on L Street). Enjoy drink specials, door prizes, and the unveiling of the new DC I Play For Logo, rsvp.
Tuesday, March 29 5:30pm - 9:30pm visit the District Sample Sale 2011 at 2101 L Street NW. Event includes cocktails, hors d'oeuvres from participating restaurants, a fashion-focused silent auction, raffle, goodie bag (with VIP tickets) and more. Tickets: $40+ info.
Tuesday, March 29 from beginning at 5:00 PM, get the girls together for Shecky's Girl's Night Out at DAR Constitution Hall, 1776 D Street, NW. $30/person, includes admission + Goodie Bag - info.
Wednesday, March 30 from 5:00 – 8:00 PM, enjoy the Dog Days of Spring with a special Yappy Hour benefitting Fashion for Paws at Hotel Helix, 1430 Rhode Island Ave NW. Support Tom Weirich, Vithaya Phongsavan, and Shannon Cusello in their fundraising. $20 donation, info.
Wednesday, March 30 from 6:30 – 8:00 PM, join Social Media Club DC for a special event: Smart Social for Start-Ups at Living Social, 718 7th Street NW. Explore key issues facing professionals in the we connect, communicate, collaborate and relate - info.
Wednesday, March 30 beginning at 6:00 PM, enjoy Sinatra Night, with martini specials and live swing and jazz music at Hudson, 2030 M St. NW – www.hudson-dc.com.
Thursday, March 31 beginning at 9:00 PM, visit Thirsty Thursday Paw-ty (a Fashion For Paws Event benefiting the Washington Humane Society at Tattoo Bar, 1413 K St. NW. Drink specials and prizes. $15 donation at the door ($5/students) - info
Thursday, March 31 beginning at 6:30 PM, join Daughters of Vartan for Cocktails for a Cause, a special fundraising event in Honor of Women's History Month at One Lounge, 1606 20th Street NW. Benefitting Mer Doon and the Armenian Bone Marrow Registry – suggested donation $10, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, March 31 from 2:00 – 8:00 PM, visit the Cherry Blossom Betsey Party at Betsey Johnson Georgetown, 3029 M St. NW. Enjoy a preview to spring’s new collection; Baked & Wired Cherry Blossom Cupcakes; and Potomac Wine and Spirits cocktails - info.
Thursday, March 31 from 6:00 - 10:00pm visit the 50Give Tour Half-Time Party (Benefit with Falling Whistles) at Tommy Joe's, 4714 Montgomery Lane, Bethesda MD. $10 donation includes drink specials, raffle prizes and giveaways - info.
Thursday, March 31 from 6:30 – 8:30 PM, visit the launch Food Truck Thursdays Happy Hour at Chinatown Coffee Co., 475 H Street NW. Every Thursday the company will host a different food truck with drink specials and entertainment to follow – info.
Thursday, March 31st, 5:00 PM -7:00 PM, join Young AFCEA Bethesda and Young AFCEA DC at Arlington's new pizza spot Fire Works at 2350 Clarendon Blvd. Happy hour specials and networking with young professionals in IT - info.
Thursday, March 31 from 6:30pm - 8:30 PM, visit the opening reception of Revive by Michelle Peterson-Albandoz at Long View Gallery, 1234 Ninth St. NW. Free and open to the public, info.
Friday, April 1 beginning at 7:00 PM, 13 esteemed members of the DC press corps battle to be named DC’s Funniest Journalist at the National Press Club, 529 14th Street NW. Washington Post cartoonist Nick Galifianakis hosts, PBS’s Miles O’Brien headlines, with Politico’s Jon Allen, NPR’s Jamila Bey, etc. Drink specials, hors d’ouevres. Tickets: $15/advance; $20/door; $35/VIP, info.
Friday, April 1 from 8:00 PM – 12:00 AM, enjoy a Spring Fashion Show at Caribbean Breeze, 4100 N. Fairfax Drive, Arlington to raise funds for local abused and neglected children. Cocktails and live music. Tickets: $75, info.
Saturday, April 2 beginning at 6:30 PM, visit the 13th Annual AFCEA Bethesda Children’s Inn Gala at the JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave NW. Enjoy a silent auction with all the proceeds benefitting the young residents of the Inn info.