Wednesday, May 25 from 6:00pm - 8:30pm Washingtonian Magazine and LivingSocial’s Best of Washington 2011 Happy Hour at Whitlow's on Wilson, 2854 Wilson Blvd Arlington. Complimentary drink and appetizers, info.
Wednesday, May 25 from 7:30pm - 10:30pm 2011 Seersucker Social Prep: Mid-city Vintage & Pop-up Shopping at Marvin, 2007 14th St NW, includes 20% off on select items for shoppers who mention the Seersucker Social Shopping map available here
Wednesday May 25 (all day), stop by Kushi Izakaya & Sushi, 465 K St. NW for its Japanese Red Cross Fundraiser. Kushi is donating 100% of sales from their popular pork belly skewers to the Japanese Red Cross' earthquake relief funds, info
Wednesday, May 25 from 7:30 – 10:30 AM, 10th Anniversary Celebration ACE Scholarship Awards Breakfast at the National Press Club, 529 14th St NW. Proceeds support the ACE Mentor Program in the Greater Washington area. $160+, info.
Wednesday, May 25 at 6:00 PM, Reading is Fundamental for the Gift of Reading Gala at the Mayflower Hotel, 1127 Connecticut Ave. Cocktail reception and silent art auction. $300, info.
Wednesday, May 25 from 3:00 – 7:00 PM, Georgetown Farmers’ Market returns to Rose Park, O St & 26th NW. Open 3-7pm every Wednesday (rain or shine) from mid-April until the last Wednesday in October. Open to the public, info.
Wednesday, May 25 from 6:00 – 10:00 PM, Breakfast at Tiffany’s Breast Cancer Fundraiser at Colonial Jewelers, 1 South Market St Frederick, MD. $65, includes gift bag with tiara, earrings, gloves, necklace info.
Wednesday, May 25 from 9:00 – 11:00 PM, NoMa Summer Film Fest returns with a free screening of Indian Jones and The Last Crusade on the outdoor NoMa Screen, L St between 2nd and 3rd Streets NE, info.
Wednesday, May 25 from 6:30 – 8:30 PM, Happy Hour for a Cause to support the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society at Puro Café, 1529 Wisconsin Ave NW. First 40 people receive a free wine tasting $10 donation - all donations go to LLS, info.
Thursday, May 26 from 7:00pm - 11:59 PM, Art Soiree Garden Fete at Puro Café, 1529 Wisconsin Ave NW. Night of art and music with performances by Robert Kupstas Quartet. $10, rsvp.
Thursday, May 26 from 5:00 - 8:00 PM, Run for Freedom Post Race Happy Hour at 19th, 1900 I St NW. $5/door includes one drink and raffle ticket, info.
Thursday, May 26 from 6:00pm - 10:00pm, Knockout Leukemia and Lymphoma and Dare to Dream at Cities Restaurant & Lounge, 919 19th Street NW. $10, info.
Thursday, May 26 6:00pm - 8:30pm, Ladies DC for an art show & charity event at the Lisner-Louis-Dickerson-Hurt Home 5425 Western Ave NW. Phoptographer Don and writer Megan Harrington will have items for purchase, performance by jazz singer Sheena Alexis, wine and hors d'oeuvres, www.ladiesdc.com.
Thursday, May 26 from 8:45pm - 11:00pm Capitol Riverfront Outdoor Film Fest, Best of the Oscars at the Capitol Riverfront, between 3rd and 4th and Tingey St. SE. Featrure film: Casablanca – free and open to the public, info.
Friday, May 27 – 30 (all day), Star 7 Stripes & Spokes, America’s Memorial Day Rally at the RFK Stadium Festival Grounds 2400 East Capitol St NE. Free admission, motorcycle parking and entertainment. Volunteer or participate, info.
Friday, May 27 from 5:00pm - 8:30pm Jazz in the Garden 2011 at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden, 700 Constitution Ave NW. Lie on the grass, enjoy music, drink copious amounts of wine. Free, and open to the public. summer schedule.
Friday, May 27 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm Yards Park Friday Evening Concerts at The Yards Park, 10 Water Street SE. Every Friday, free and open to the public. Tonight: Sin Miedo (Salsa) www.yardspark.org.
Friday, May 27 from 5:00-9:00 PM, Friday Evening in Paradise at Paradise Springs Winery, 13219 Yates Ford Rd, Clifton, VA. Live music on the lawn, and $1 off all glasses of wine. Open to all, info.
Friday, May 27 beginning at dusk, Rosslyn’s Outdoor Film Fest screening of Tommy Boy at Gateway Park at Lee Highway near Key Bridge. Bring blankets and low chairs; pre-show games and prizes; movies play rain or shine, info