WHERE TO BE SCENE:
Thursday, May 29
6:30 - 10:30 PM, 4th annual Back on My Feet Blue and Green Birthday Bash at the JW Marriott, 1331 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. $100, seated dinner, drinks, silent auction; music, dancing, info.
6:00 PM, ACCESS Youth Annual Soirée at Pepco Edison Place Art Gallery, 701 9th St. NW. $85, silent auction, music, cocktails and bites, info.
6:00 PM, Hail To The V: Featuring Carla Hall at Landmark E Street Cinema, 555 11th St. NW. $60, info.
6:30 - 10:00 PM, Lisner-Louise-Dickson Hurt Home 75th Anniversary Gala at the Mayflower Hotel, 1127 Connecticut Ave. NW. $150, info.
6:30 PM, FIDF Washington DC Gala: From Holocaust to Independence at Bethesda North Marriott Hotel, 5701 Marinelli Rd. Bethesda. $150; 35 and under ticket, after party with open bar, and meet IDF soldiers, info.
8:00 PM, Rock Out for A Cure at Wonderland Ballroom, 1101 Kenyon NW. Bands include: Mimi Loco, The Drama Queen and more. $10/donation, info.
6:00 - 8:30 PM, Margarita Wars at The Liaison Capitol Hill, 415 New Jersey Ave NW. $35, unlimited margarita tastings from 10 restaurants and hors d'oeuvres, info.
Friday, May 30
5:00 - 8:30 PM, Jazz in the Garden DC Summer Series at National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden, 700 Constitution Ave. NW. Free jazz concert series. Free, info.
6:30 PM, Rooftop Concert with Rigmor Gustafsson at House of Sweden, 2900 K St. NW. info.
7:30 – 10:00 PM, Washington Improv Theater Road Show at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St. NW. $15, info.
Saturday, May 31
(all day), Green Festivals: Where Fashion Puts Planet First at the Convention Center, 801 Mount Vernon Pl. NW. $10 - $15, ride your bike and use the Cliff Bar valet for FREE entry, info.
7:00 PM, Surive DC, viral game of tag across the streets of DC. Begins at Stanton Park, intersection of Maryland and Massachusetts Ave. NE. Free, info.
10:00 - 11:30 AM, Plank & Rose, at The Pike Central Farm Market, 5992 Executive Blvd. N. Bethesda. DJ and aqua bar, first 50 attendees receive complimentary yoga mat. Free, info.
12:00 PM, Caffeination Without Representation at The Gryphon, 1337 Connecticut Ave NW. Live DJ, mixologists mixing fair-trade coffee cocktails with The Coexist Foundation. Free, info.
Sunday June 1
1:00 - 5:00 PM, 3rd Annual Crawfish Boil at Evening Star Café, 2000 Mount Vernon Ave. Alexandria. Live music, food and drink for purchase, info.