WHERE TO BE SCENE:
Wednesday, March 26
5:30 PM, The Blind Wine Chick - A Blind Wine Tasting at I Ricchi, 1220 19th St NW. Enjoy four affordable, sustainable wines and meet Alex Elman, Blind Wine Expert, $36, info.
5:00 – 7:00 PM, DC Vote’s Equality Happy Hour at Barcode, 1101 17th St. NW. Networking and a DC Equality themed signature cocktail. Free, info.
6:00pm – 9:00 PM, SnapshotDC: Beer and Photo Party at Jack Rose Saloon, 2007 18th St. NW. First 250 get a free New Belgium Snapshot, info.
6:30 – 9:00 PM, Women Entrepreneurs in STEM Reception at 1776, 1133 15th St. NW. Free, info.
6:00 – 8:00 PM, The Hour DC at the Hemphill Fine Arts, 1515 14th St NW. Private viewing, happy hour, cocktails, dessert, music. $25, info.
Thursday, March 27
5:45 – 9:00 PM, join Jewish Federation of Greater Washington for its Network Live at the Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW. Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres. $125, info.
8:30 – 10:30 PM, LYGO DC Comics Against Humanity at Bier Baron Tavern, 1523 22nd St. NW. $10, two rail drinks & after-party, info.
Friday, March 28
7:00 - 11:00 PM, National Hospice Foundation Gala at Gaylord Resort, 201 Waterfront St, National Harbor, celebrate 40 years of hospice care. Cocktails, dinner, auctions, dancing. $175. Info.
6:00 – 9:00 PM, Dresses for Dreams Prom Dress Drive at Dirty Martini, 1223 Connecticut Ave. Hosted by Family Matters, all prom dresses distributed to under privileged young ladies. Free, info.
Friday, March 28
7:00 – 9:00 PM, IPG - International Professionals Group at the Embassy of Croatia, 2343 Massachusetts Ave. NW. Cocktails, Croatian music, food, talk by the Ambassador. $35, info.
10:00 PM, Looks & Trends Fashion Show at The Huxley, 1730 M St. NW. Actor Lamont Easter w/ NY designer Nathalie Kraynina. Free/fashion show, $20/after party, info.
8:30 – 11:30 PM, Barenaked Comedy at The Pinch, 3548 14th St. NW. $5, info.
Saturday, March 29
6:30 – 10:00 PM, Prevention of Blindness Society Night of Vision Gala at the Four Seasons Hotel, 2800 Pennsylvania Ave. Cocktails, dinner, auctions. Black tie. $300, info.
8:00 PM, Taste of the South at the Washington Hilton, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. $130, info.
(ALL DAY), Great Urban Race at Nick's Riverside Grill, 3050 K St. NW. City-wide scavenger hunt w/ teams of 2-4 solve clues and complete challenges. Compete for cash prizes - info.
10:00 AM – 4:30 PM, National Cherry Blossom Kite Festival at the Washington Monument, Constitution Ave. & 15th St. Free, info.
3:00 – 4:00 PM, Telephone Dance Project at Kogod Courtyard, National Portrait Gallery, 8th & F St. NW. Site-specific dance experience - look, listen, move; Free, info.
7:00 – 11:00 PM, Cherry Blast: Art + Music Dance Party at The Church of Blind Whino, 150 H St. SW. $15, info.
Sunday, March 30
2:00 PM, Lipstick Sister’s Bring Your Bra To Brunch at Malmaison, 3401 K St NW. Bra drive benefiting Bras for a Cause; donate new or gently used bras for girls in underprivileged nations to play sports. Free, info.