Wednesday, December 4
, 7:00 - 10:00 AM, Bisnow Live! "2014: Which Way is Up"
featuring Senator Mark Warner
and Carlyle Group CEO David Rubenstein
at the Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. $99 info
Monday, December 2, 10:00 PM, Industry Takeover Night: Local & National Chefs at Graffiato, 707 6th St NW. $10, complimentary snacks and drink specials. 50% benefits Martha's Table, info.
Monday, December 2, 6:30 PM, Skins' Ryan Kerrigan's Celebrity Waiter Night at Ruth's Chris Arlington, 11th fl., 2231 Crystal Dr. 3 course dinner served by 'Skins players; auction. $300/person info.
Monday, December 2, 7:00 PM, Raw DC RAWards Final Showcase at Penn Social, 801 E St. NW. $15, live music, fashion shows/performances, art booths, drink & food specials, info.
Monday, December 2, 12:00 PM, Ladies America Recognizing Excellence Honoring Female Veterans Awards at the National Press Club, 529 14th St. NW, 13th Fl. $35, info.
Tuesday, December 3, 5:00 PM, U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting on the West Lawn, Constitution & Independence Free, info.
Tuesday, December 3, 5:30 - 7:00 PM, Tree Lighting Ceremony at The Fairmont, 2401 M St. NW. Complimentary hot chocolate and cookies; music by Georgetown Visitation Madrigals, children's crafts. Benefits Toys for Tots. Donate an unwrapped toy, info.
Tuesday, December 3, 7:00 PM, National Archives remembers President Kennedy with musical tribute Camelot in Tune: Music in the Kennedy White House, 700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Free, info.
Tuesday, December 3, 6:00 - 10:00 PM, The Many Hats Institute hosts #GivingTuesday Sports 4 Inspiration, an event to benefit The Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington at Flash, 645 Florida Ave. NW. $15 suggested donation at the door, info.
Tuesday, December 3, 5:00 - 8:00 PM, The Latin American Youth Center (LAYC) hosts the #GivingTuesday Neighborhood Open House at its anchor site, 1419 Columbia Road, NW. Free, donate new or gently used and laundered winter clothing, info.
Wednesday, December 4, 6:00 PM, 100 Black Men of Greater Washington Holiday Party at The Park at 14th, 920 14th St. NW. Devoted to improving the quality of life for young African-American men through the Four for the Future program. $20-$300, info.
Wednesday, December 4, 3:00 PM, Holiday Crawl for Charity at Mister Days, 3100 Clarendon. Arlington. Dress in holiday costumes; prizes for most creative. Benefits Cystic Fibrosis $10, info.
Wednesday, December 4, 6:00 - 10:00 PM, 50 on Fire Awards Party at The Powerhouse, 3255 Grace St. NW. Honoring the best and brightest in specific industries. $50, info.
Wednesday, December 4, 6:30 - 8:30 PM, RAINN's Celebration of Hope at Long View Gallery,1234 9th St. NW. Cocktails, hors d'oeuvres. $150/single, $250/pair, $75/young professionals info.
Wednesday, December 4, 6:30 - 9:30 PM, Holiday Pop Up Shop for Georgetown Senior Center at Tony & Joe's, 3000 K St. NW. $40, cocktails and small plates, info.