WHERE TO BE SCENE:
Tuesday, April 1
7:00 PM, Honor Awards Gala at The National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW. Honoring Mrs. Laura Bush and the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Black-tie. $750+/person, info.
6:00 PM,12th annual For the Love of Sight Visionary Awards Dinner, benefits the Foundation Fighting Blindness at The Ritz-Carlton, 1150 22nd St. NW. $1,000, info.
5:00 - 7:00 PM, Square Footage: Beauchene MFA Thesis Exhibition Opening at GWU’s Gallery 102, 801 22nd St. NW. Free, info.
Wednesday, April 2
6:30 – 10:30 PM, a final Fashion for Paws push at City Tavern Club, 3206 M St. NW. $10-$20/donation – cash bar, light hors d'oeuvres, people treats, pet perks! Benefits Washington Humane Society, info.
12:00 – 1:30 PM, Allies in Change Awards Luncheon benefits District Alliance for Safe Housing (DASH) at Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill, 400 New Jersey Ave. NW. $150, info.
6:00 PM, TECHnically Speaking: Twitter co-founder Biz Stone at Sixth & I Historic Synagogue, 600 I Street NW. $20, info.
7:00 - 9:00 PM, Billow at the Corcoran Gallery of Art, 500 17th St. NW. Artist Renée Rendine performs a new, site-specific performance. One-night-only. $5, info.
Wednesday, April 2
7:00 PM, Shakespeare’s 450th Birthday Bash at Synetic Theatre, 1800 S. Bell St., Arlington. Ticket to Hamlet, cocktails, and a visit from The Bard himself. $35, info.
6:00 – 9:30 PM, Running Start’s 8th annual Women to Watch Awards at the Hyatt Regency, Capitol Hill 400 New Jersey Ave NW. Five finalists ages 14-25 honored for leadership. Donations, info.
6:00 - 8:00 PM, Spring Pop-up at Intermix Georgetown, 3300 M St. NW. Preview STK cocktails and bites and your spring wardrobe. Free, info.
Thursday, April 3
6:30 PM, The Camp David Red Carpet Premiere at Arena Stage, 1101 6th St SW. President Jimmy Carter and Mrs. Rosalynn Carter as Honorary Chairs. Includes: cocktail reception, seated dinner and performance, info.
6:00 – 10:00 PM, Leadership Greater Washington, Annual Spring Event at the Fairmont Hotel, 2401 M St. NW. Community leaders celebrate innovation and leadership at reception and awards dinner. $250, info.
6:00 - 8:00 PM, Territories and Subjectivities: Contemporary Art from Argentina exhibit opening at the Art Museum of the Americas, 201 18th St. NW. Free, info.
8:00 – 11:00 PM, UnionArtsDC presents piano/drum duo Thollem McDonas and Brian Chase, as well as Laughing Man, Dave Klinger, Weed Tree, at 411 New York Ave NE. Live music, $9, info.
5:30 - 8:00 PM, DC CAP’s Young Professional Network Happy Hour at Jin Lounge, 2017 14th St. NW. $5 drink specials, proceeds benefit DC-CAP, rsvp.