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Thursday, June 12
6:00 - 9:00 PM, Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Store Opening at Tysons Galleria, 2001 Internat'l Dr. McLean. Cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, music. Free info
6:00 - 8:00 PM, Summer Block Party at South Moon Under, 2910 District Ave. Fairfax, cupcakes, Honest Tea cocktails, styling, swag bags. Free, info.
6:30 - 9:30 PM, Shop for a Cause with Jimmy Choo at Merritt Gallery, 5471-C Wisconsin Ave., benefit The Chloe and Maud foundation. Free, info.
Friday, June 13
7:30 - 11:00 PM, Best Buddies Virginia Prom at Pinstripes G-town,1064 Wisconsin Ave NW. $100, info.
8:00 PM, Bowen McCauley Dance Victory Road at Synetic Theater, 1800 S Bell St. Arlington Excerpts from the new contemporary work. $25, info.
8:00 PM, BYT Nat Geo After Hours at National Geographic, 1600 M St. NW. $20, cash bars & lightning talks from Nat Geo Explorers, info.
8:00 - 10:00 PM, Yelp Gets Lucky Yelper Party at Torpedo Factory, 105 N. Union St. Alexandria. $10 suggested benefits the Art Center, info.
7:00 – 11:00 PM, PULSE DC Dance Party at Woodrow Wilson Plaza, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. Free, info.
6:00 PM, YWCA USA Women of Distinction Awards Gala Grand Hyatt, 1000 H St NW. Host Robin Givens, honors incredible women ending racism. info.
Saturday, June 14
7:00 PM, Washington Humane Society Bark Ball at Washington Hilton, 1919 Connecticut Ave. NW. $150, reception, silent & live auction, Bark Bar, dinner, info.
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Potomac Conservancy and Hudson Trail Outfitters partner to clean up trash sections of Seneca Creek State Park. Volunteer to help, rsvp.
Saturday, June 14
8:00 AM, Splash “Just Add Water and Shake” the Zumba Pool Party at VIDA, locations vary –$250/10 class or $30/single, info.
12:00 PM, BBQ DC Electronic Music Festival at Union Market, Florida Ave. & 6th St. NE. International, national and local artists and local food vendors. $40, info.
2:00 - 6:00 PM, Glam at the Graham, summer styling fashion show at The Graham Hotel, 1075 Thomas Jefferson St. NW. $25, fashion show including the Capitol Movement Dance Company and the Redskins Cheerleaders, info.
10:00 - 11:30 PM, Capital City Showcase at DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St. NW. $10/online $15/door, info.
8:00 PM, Bowen McCauley Dance Victory Road at Synetic Theater, 1800 S Bell St. Arlington Excerpts from the new contemporary work-in-progress. $25, info BMD Bash following the performance, cut-loose with the cast and enjoy drinks and desserts $45 includes performance.
Sunday, June 15
6:30 PM, Miss DC Pageant at Arena Stage, 1101 6th St SW. $35, info.
8:00 - 10:00 PM, After the Storm: a benefit concert for the Philippines at The Kennedy Center, 2700 F St. NW. Celebrity appearances (multiple ticket levels available), info.
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM, Summer Chic: Fashion and Beauty in the City at Durant Arts Center, 1605 Cameron St, Alexandria. Pop-up shops of local designers and retailers, beauty, cocktails and music, Free, info.
12:00 - 3:00 PM, 9th annual Crab Cake Competition at The Source, 575 Pennsylvania Ave. NW. $75, competition, crab cakes/oysters, beer & wine, info.
Monday, June 16
10:30AM, Johnny Holliday Scholarship Classic at Bretton Woods Golf Course, 15700 River Rd, Germantown. Dinner and auction to follow. $250+, benefits Youth Leadership Foundation (YLF), info