WHERE TO BE SCENE:
Tuesday, April 29
11:45 AM, Bake Sale benefiting The 2014 Best Buddies Prom at Farragut Square Park, Connecticut Ave. and K St. NW.
7:30 - 9:30 PM, The GREAT LOVE DEBATE at Arena Stage - Mead Center, 1101 6th St SW. Six experts and audience discuss, dissect, and debate the current state of the date. $35, post-show meet/greet party, info.
Wednesday, April 30
6:00 - 8:00 PM, Heart’s Delight Wine Tasting & Auction, a fantastic four days of different events benefiting the American Heart Association. TONIGHT: the United States of Wine celebration showcasing the best of American wine. Schedule of events and individual tickets available: info.
6:00 - 9:00 PM, Goodwill Spring Trunk Show & VIP Launch Party at Pepco Edison Place Art Gallery, 701 9th St. NW. Shop vintage and contemporary selections and network. Light refreshments will be provided. Free, rsvp.
7:00 - 10:00 PM, Art on the Rocks at Torpedo Factory Art Center, 105 N. Union St. Alexandria. Samples of seven pop-art inspired cocktails (plus appetizers!). $35,info.
Thursday, May 1
6:00 PM, Latin American Youth Center’s annual gala at the Omni Shoreham Hotel. Silent and live auctions, VIP reception, cocktails and treats. $300, info.
Thursday, May 1
7:00 PM, Heart’s Delight Wine Tasting & Auction, a fantastic four days of different events benefiting the American Heart Association. TONIGHT: various small elegant dinners at Ambassador residences and restaurants. Schedule of events and individual tickets available: info.
4:00 - 9:00 PM, Hill Country’s Backyard Pop-up Barbecue at the National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW. Free, info.
6:00 - 8:00 PM, Snapped, a photo exhibit of the White House News Photographers Association's best political photographs at the W Hotel, 515 15th St. NW. Free, rsvp.
6:30 – 8:30 PM, Jazz on Jackson Place at Decatur House on Lafayette Square, 748 Jackson Place NW. Featuring Chelsey Green and The Green Project. $30, info.
Friday, May 2 - Sunday, May 4
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM, annual Landon Azalea Garden Festival at Landon School, 6101 Wilson Ln. Bethesda. Benefits its student financial assistance program. Free, everyone welcome, free parking, entertainment, food for purchase, boutiques, plant sale info.
Saturday, May 3
10:30 AM - 6:30 PM, Virginia Gold Cup: Capital Club Style at Great Meadow, 5089 Old Tavern Rd, The Plains, VA. $60 (bus passes sold out), info.