WHERE TO BE SCENE:
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. Natl Hispanic Foundation hosts authors in a book discussion. Free, rsvp.
Wednesday, May 22, 6:30 8:30 PM, Jewish American Heritage Month Celebration benefiting 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.
Thursday, May 23, 6:30-8:30 PM, FotoWeekDC Spring Contest Winners Exhibit at Boston U Center for Digital Imaging Arts, 1055 Thomas Jefferson St. NW. Celebrating FOTOBAMA, Spirit of DC, and Cherry Blossom Photo Contests! Free, info.