WHERE TO BE SCENE:
Monday, May 20, (all day). Mr. Time Portraits by Boris Chaliapin at the National Portrait Gallery, 8th and F St. NW. Work displayed by the man responsible for 400 Time Magazine covers including: Marilyn Monroe, Harry Truman and Muhammad Ali. Free, info.
Tuesday, May 21, 7:00 10:00 PM, Sip With Socialites: May Cocktail Hour: A Night of Shooting Stars at The Graham Hotel, 1075 Thomas Jefferson St. NW. Benefits Touching Heart $40, info.
Tuesday, May 21, 6:00 PM, 2013 Mr. DC Charity Pageant at Penn Social, 801 E St NW. Support your favorite candidate! Benefits Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. $10, info.
Tuesday, May 21, 6:30 PM, DC Experiential Meetup at Brightline Interactive Studios, 816 N. St. Asaph St. Alexandria. Event marketing through party, discussion and presentation. Free, info.
Tuesday, May 21, 6:30-9:30 PM, Ready-To-Wear Fall Trend Event, Reservoir Rd to P St. along Wisconsin Ave. NW. Presentations from New York, London, Paris and Milan followed by panel moderated by Washington Posts Jennifer Barger. $35, info.
Tuesday, May 21, 12:00 8:00 PM, Just Us Youth Media Festival at Silver Spring Civic Building, One Veterans Pl. Silver Spring. Media workshops, performances and video competition. Free, info.
Wednesday, May 22, 7:00 11:00 PM, Beckys Fund Bootleggers Ball at Cities Restaurant & Lounge, 919 19TH St. NW. Redneck dress and moonshine shots! $10/donation, rsvp.
Wednesday, May 22, 6:00-8:00 PM, Zoom In: National Lens, Local Focus at Pepco Edison Place Art Gallery, 701 9th St. NW. $35, rsvp.
Wednesday, May 22, 8:00 PM, Homeward Bound Heroes Concert at Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Ln. N. Bethesda. Benefits Wounded In Action Family Foundation;emcee,Larry King.$30-$40, info.
Wednesday, May 22, 6:30-8:00 PM, Book Launch: The Story of Spanish at Busboys and Poets, 1025 5th St. NW. Co-founder of the National Hispanic Foundation; book discussion. Free, rsvp..
Wednesday, May 22, 6:30 8:30 PM, Jewish American Heritage Month Celebration benefits The Survivor Initiative, with Debbie Wasserman Schultz, 1400 16th St NW. $36/general $72/VIP, info.
Wednesday, May 22, 6:00 9:00 PM, Tailgate Party benefitting Chris4Life Colon Cancer & The Mark Hulkwoer Foundations at the NFL Players Association. 1130 20th St. NW. $200/person, info.
Thursday, May 23, 6:00 9:00 PM, Pentagon Foundation Night of Heroes Gala at The Ritz-Carlton, 1150 22nd St. NW. Black tie/military dress. Emceed by Lee Woodruff. $1,000/person, info.
Thursday, May 23, 2:30-5:00 PM, InTheCapital DC Up Front at House of Sweden, 2900 K St. NW. $24, open bar & hors d'oeuvres - RSVP required, info.
Thursday, May 23, 6:00-10:00 PM, Ryan Zimmerman's 4th Annual Night at the Park with Third Eye Blind at Nationals Park, 1500 S.Capitol St. SE. $45, info.